US draws West Africa closer

    People protest ontop of a mini bus in Lagos as labour and civil society protest over fuel prices, on January 9, 2012 in Lagos. Nigerian police fired tear gas and shot into the air as thousands of protesters converged on the governor's office in the northern city of Kano
    The alliance links the Chamber with the 15-nation Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), creating the US–ECOWAS Business Initiative (USEBI). USEBI consists of US and West African companies working to increase two-way trade by removing or reducing commercial barriers, and by fostering a better understanding of their respective investment climates. The initiative will focus […]