us senator questions sas eligibility for agoa

Us Senator Questions Sa's Eligibility For Agoa

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A US senator has slammed the Biden administration for forging ahead with the African Growth and Opportunity Act (Agoa) Forum in South Africa, saying the country has concerning relationships with Russia, Iran and Palestine's Hamas.

This comes as the 20th Agoa Forum was officially opened by President Cyril Ramaphosa in Johannesburg on Friday, where he also lobbied for early reauthorisation and renewal of Agoa, saying it would help to ensure the legislation achieves its objectives and reaches its full potential.