Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, Minister of Finance, says Africans must come together and seize the opportunity to create partnerships that will make the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) work.
That, he said, was necessary because the COVID-19 pandemic had taught Africa that its economic prospects hinged on expanding regional value chains across the nascent manufacturing economies.
This was in a speech read on his behalf in Accra at a three-day Africa Globalized Investment Forum organised by AfCFTA Policy Network.
It was on the theme: “Hand in Hand with Africa Investment Opportunities Under AfCFTA”.
He said the setbacks suffered across local supply chains due to the pandemic necessitated the reshoring of industrialization and trade effort. Read More.