Sunday, 14th April 2024

ECOWAS Parliament

6 Apr
The Deputy President of Nigerian Senate, Jibrin Barau, last Thursday emerged the Acting Speaker of the Parliament of Economic Community of West Africa State (ECOWAS Parliament).
4 Dec
In a bid to establish a Regional Electricity Market (REM) within the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), the ECOWAS Parliament has unanimously approved three draft Community Acts.
4 Dec
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament has announced the appointment of a new Acting Secretary-General of the Parliament - Mr Bertin Somé. The appointment, which was made by the Speaker of the Parliament, Mr Sidie Tunis, was announced through a statement issued yesterday by the parliament sitting in Abuja. The statement read…
3 Dec
Nigeria is pushing for the enhancing of regional security to guarantee peace and economic growth in West Africa.
1 Dec
The Nigerian Delegation to ECOWAS Parliamen presented its country’s report to the Second Ordinary Session of 2023 on Friday.
22 Aug 2023
  Nigeria's representative to the ECOWAS parliament, Senator Emmanuel Yisa Orker-Jev, has cautioned on a military solution to the coup in the Republic of Niger. In an exclusive interview with The Guardian, the immediate past Senate committee Vice Chairman on Judiciary who represented Benue North West rather advised on diplomacy to the Nigerien impasse. Senator…
8 May 2023
Nigeria’s Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has tasked the Economic Community Of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament with security and accountability in governance. Lawan on Monday called on the ECOWAS Parliament to tackle all forms of insecurity arising from acts of terrorism, ethnic conflicts and trans-border crime within the sub-region. He said this in an address…


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