BREXIT could be the ideal time for UK companies to begin trading with Africa, particularly Ethiopia, and opportunities should be seized upon, according to experts.

Free of the European Union (EU) framework, post-Britain Brexit is set to give Africa a fresh opportunity to negotiate future trade and cultural deals from a position of strength.

Speaking to Express.co.uk, African social and political commentator, Levi Kabwato, said: “A weak pound is good for Africa as it strengthens its negotiation power at the table, that is a good thing.

“Also the UK can get into direct agreements with countries of its choice without having to engage within the EU framework. So it’s a win-win situation for both.”

Brexit could give Africa a trade boost (credit Getty)

Brexit could give Africa a trade boost (credit Getty)

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