African leaders launch free-trade zone

African leaders officially launched the operational phase of the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement in Niger. The continental free-trade zone that, if successful, would unite 1.3 billion people, create a $3.4 trillion economic bloc, and usher in a new era of development. The launch occurred at the 12th Extraordinary Summit of the African Union […]

West Africa bloc currency ECO to launch in 2020

ECOWAS, the Economic Community for West African States have adopted a single currency named Eco, which it plans to launch by 2020. Leaders of a 15-nation West African bloc have called for greater structural reforms as they step up efforts for the introduction of a shared currency, aimed to be launched in 2020. In a […]

Wife of Popular Musician accuses Nigerian Pastor of Rape

Busola Dakolo a photographer and Wife of Popular Nigerian Musician Timi Dakolo, reveals she was raped at a much younger age by Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly Church (COZA). According to the mother of three, Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of COZA allegedly forced himself on her when she was aged 17. She […]