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Union of African Shippers’ Councils: Committee of Experts brainstorm on AfCFTA

Union of African Shippers' Councils: Committee of Experts brainstorm on AfCFTA
Written by Maritime First

*Giscard Ogoula, Secretary General Union of African Shippers’ Councils, Ms. Ifeoma Ezedinma, Director Regulatory Services Nigerian Shippers’ Council and Hon. Emmanuel Jime, Executive Secretary/CEO, Nigerian Shippers’ Council

The Union of African Shippers’ Councils’ Committee of Experts has begun brainstorming sessions towards evolving mutually beneficial platforms, capable of ensuring the greater success of the  African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA).

*Giscard Ogoula, Secretary General Union of African Shippers’ Councils; Awwal D. Suleiman, representative of Hon. Minister of Transportation and Hon. Emmanuel Jime, Executive Secretary/CEO, Nigerian Shippers’ Council

The Maritime First learnt that the Committee of Experts on Cost/ Standing Committee No. 1 is presently embarking on meetings and mini sensitization workshops, in Lagos.

*Dr. Muda Yusuff, former Director General Lagos Chambers of Commerce and Industries, Dr. Obiora Malu, Jean Koffi Secretary General, Ports Management Association Of West And Central Africa, Awwal D. Suleiman, representative of Hon. Minister of Transportation and Hon. Emmanuel Jime, Executive Secretary/CEO, Nigerian Shippers’ Council and Giscard Ogoula, Secretary General Union of African Shippers’ Councils

While the details of the strategies for achieving the vision would be provided later, the Maritime First presents in pictures, some of the key participants at the workshop.

*Groupp photograph of the delegates form Union of African Shippers’ Councils

 

 

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