Kasapreko loses about $2m to closure of Nigeria-Benin border

Ghana’s largest local beverage manufacturer, Kasapreko, has so far lost about $2 million in revenue to the closure of the Nigerian-Benin Border, the Head of International Business Development for the company has said.

Closure of Nigeria borders irresponsible – ECOWAS Court of Justice

A member of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Court of Justice has criticised Nigeria for closing all its land borders.

AfDB, 3 regional development banks launch joint report on livable cities

Rapid urbanisation has provided most cities in the world with opportunities to provide more sustainable, vibrant, and prosperous centres for their citizens.

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