Afreximbank earmarks $ 25bn to support trade between African countries

Wednesday 11 July 2018 02:39 PM

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank)
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank)

By Mohammed Salem
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) Head , Dr. Pandekit Aurama announced the llocation of a portfolio  worth about 25 billion dollars to support trade among African countries until the end of the year 2021.

Aurama added during the opening speech of the 25th annual conference held in Nigeria on July 11-14, in the presence of Nigerian President Mohammadi Bukhari, that his bank will work in the coming period to promote and activate the African Free Trade Agreement signed in March by employing  potential and resources of the. continent countries to reach different markets and achieve integration as well as economic and trade cooperation.