• Nigeria to sign visa-free pact with eight countries – Minister, foreign Affairs

    Nigeria to sign visa-free pact with eight countries – Minister, foreign Affairs

    The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, says plans have been concluded to sign visa-free pacts with a bloc of eight African countries to promote economic partnership on the continent.

    Onyeama announced this in Abuja on Tuesday at a news conference to mark one-year of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Administration.

    The minister, who did not disclose the names of the countries making up the bloc, noted with concern that trading among African countries had been very low.

    He, however, said with the new idea […]