President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo of Somalia, President Isaias Afwerki of Eritrea and Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia have signed an agreement of cooperation am

Horn of Africa Holds Talks on Political Stability and Economic Integration

By Abdi Ali Published September 10, 2018 Somalia says it is facilitating a tripartite agreement on economic integration among the countries of the Horn of Africa. Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, President of the fractious Federal Republic of Somalia; Abiy Ahmed, Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Ethiopia; and Isaias Afwerki,…

Read More
Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA) could see a larger market comprising 26 countries with a combined population of nearly 625 million people and an estimated total Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of approximately US$1.0 Trillion established.

Eastern and Southern Africa Root for Economic Integration

By Irene Gaitirira Published September 15, 2017 Southern and eastern Africa are exploring ways in which to bring the two regions together for economic integration. The Southern African Customs Union (SACU) and the East African Community (EAC) have held a meeting to negotiate a Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA) that…

Read More