(News) Ghana’s Ex-President Mahama Appeal To Nigeria Govt To Open Up Borders
Mr John Mahama, Former President of Ghana on Tuesday appealed to the Nigeria Government to open up her border so that economic activities can resume in West Africa.
Mahama made the plea while delivering the 7th Anniversary Lecture, Investiture into The Realnews Hall of Fame and The unveiling of the Book: Pathways to Political and Economic Development of Africa in Lagos.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports the title of the lecture is `Beyond Politics: An Economic Narrative for West Africa'.
He said that the total closure of, especially, the Benin border was having a significant toll on many small and medium businesses especially in Togo, Ghana and Cote D'Ivoire that relied on inter-country trade.