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
Borderless Alliance is sensitizing about 25 representatives of media houses, and other trade and transport stakeholders in the private and public sector, including the Benin Ministry of Trade, in Cotonou, Benin. The one-day workshop is aimed at, among others, creating awareness on the need for West African countries to ratify the World Trade Organization Trade Facilitation Agreement (WTO-TFA).