petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari and the Economic Community of West
African States (ECOWAS) over the alleged closure of over 400 businesses owned
by Nigerians in Ghana.
intervene in the matter, warning that the association would occupy the ECOWAS
premises if the situation in Ghana was not addressed.
now”, “The situation in Ghana is totally unacceptable”, “ECOWAS, Ghana wants
AFCTA secretariat but clamps on African traders”, the group also urged
President Buhari to wade into the controversy to save Nigerians.
protest is to inform you of the state of fear, uncertainty and insecurity that
Nigerian traders are currently subjected to in the hands of the government and
people of Ghana in different cities under the coordination of Ghana Investment
Promotion Centre and Ministry of Trade and Industry.