Kenya will benefit from Continental Free Trade- Kitayama

Kuria East MP Marwa Kitayama

By MN Reporter

Kuria East Member of Parliament Marwa Kitayama has applauded President Kenyatta move to sign Continental Free trade Area with other 44 African heads of states in Kigali mid this month.

The MP said that the signing of the free trade among African countries will open up the continent to trade and business opportunities for traders from different parts of the continent.

The area Mp said that the situation in the past before the agreement could not open up the traders for business opportunities as there was many barrier that hindered the operations of business activities.

He wanted the other African leaders who did not sign the trade agreement to embrace the idea and sign it as it will help to create unity, cohesion and integration by trading in different parts of the continent.

He added that the business community should now enjoy free movement of goods and services as the signing will help remove trade and movement barriers for the traders especially in East Africa Continent.

Kitayama urged Lake Region counties to get ready and reap from such great deal if the deal is sealed.