Africa to adopt single currency

The push for a single currency to facilitate trade and help fast-track the integration of African countries has begun.

Monday March 2 2009

Delegates from various African nations follow proceedings during the First Congress of African Economists in Nairobi. The delegates deliberated on the adoption of a single continental currency. Photo/CHRIS OJOW

Delegates from various African nations follow proceedings during the First Congress of African Economists in Nairobi. The delegates deliberated on the adoption of a single continental currency. Photo/CHRIS OJOW  

By JOSEPH BONYO and DAVE OPIYO
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