Even Nigel Farage and Boris Johnson, two people whose actions have unquestionably influenced the campaign – Farage through long-held conviction, Boris through self-serving ambition – will escape ultimate blame. All they could ever do was influence. To make the history books, one actually has to decide.
“The agreement establishing the CFTA (African Continental Free Trade Area) was signed by 44 countries,” said Moussa Faki Mahamat, chairman of the AU commission. Nigeria is notably absent from the signatories after President Muhammadu Buhari pulled out of this week’s launch in Rwanda saying he needed more time for consultations at home.