Winner of Saana Institute Africa Trades Essay Competition 2015 Announced
The winner of the Saana Institute Africa Trades Essay Competition is Ms Ifeoluwa Ogunbufunmi, a fourth year Law student at the University of Lagos in Nigeria, for her essay on how the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA) and the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) can make the biggest contribution to boosting inter-African trade and respond to Africa’s economic development challenges and opportunities.
Ms Ogunbufunmi received a USD 1000 cash prize and had the opportunity to present her essay during the Trade and Development Symposium which took place alongside the WTO 10th Ministerial Conference in Nairobi last month.
Ms Ogunbufunmi’s essay will also be published by tralac.
Second place goes to Ms Rutendo Tavengerwei, a Zimbabwean 4th year Law student with the University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg in South Africa.