Since 2006, the USAID Trade Hub and UEMOA have published quarterly reports on road governance detailing the checkpoints, bribes and delays that affect the movement of vehicles and goods throughout the region.
Stuck at a border? Call your local Border Information Center for assistance:
Benin (Krake) – (+229) 66 17 85 85
Burkina Faso (Dakola) – (+226) 50 40 40 41
Ghana (Aflao) - 18179 (toll-free for MTN customers)
Nigeria (Seme) – (+234) 810 526 4423
Togo (Kodjoviakope) – (+228) 9040 43 59
The 1st meeting of the Task Force on the ECOWAS Trade Liberalization Scheme (ETLS TF) ended this Friday, 12 August 2016 in Accra, Ghana,
The members of the Task Force gathered since the previous day with representatives of the following structures: ECOWAS Commission, Permanent Interstate Committee against Drought in the Sahel (CILSS), African Centre for Trade, Integration and Development (ENDA CACID), Foundation Salou Djibo (FONSAD), Borderless Alliance, USAID/West Africa, and Trade and Investment Hub.