Rawlings wanted Nigeria to be black power of Africa, says Akinyemi
I think Africa has lost a man who is not afraid to speak his mind in defence of African values and dreams. JJ Rawlings was an activist pan-Africanist by character.
ECOWAS condemns terrorist attack in northeast Nigeria
Economic Community Of West African States (ECOWAS) has condemned terrorist attacks in the village of Koshobe and other rural communities in the Jere local government area, Borno state.
Insecurity: Nigeria, U.S. seek measures to counter radicalisation, recruitment by ISIS
Nigeria and the United States of America have called for more measures to counter radicalisation, recruitment of gullible individuals, and concerted global efforts to defeat ISIS.
Prepare for second wave of COVID-19, WAHO tells ECOWAS
The West Africa Health Organization (WAHO) has urged members of the ECOWAS Parliament and regional leaders to brace up for a second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic as confirmed fresh cases of the disease hit 195,073 in the region.
Kragha: Powering tokunbo vehicles with dirty fuel is deadly
The projection of the International Energy Agency (IEA) has shown that by 2040, one of every two persons born in the world is going to be African.
ECOWAS observers arrive Abidjan for Ivoirien presidential election
Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) election observers have arrived in Abidjan for tomorrow’s presidential polls in Cote d’ Ivoire. Eighty interim monitors are joining their 10 long-term counterparts who have in the last 12 days been consulting with politicians and other interest groups in the French-speaking country. Head of ECOWAS Election Observation Mission…
Virtual sessions stay after COVID-19 – ECOWAS Court
The ECOWAS Court of Justice says it is not going back on holding virtual sessions, judgments and court processes, especially in view of its affordability to the common citizens of the community. President of the Court Justice Edward Asante said that the virtual processes introduced due to the COVID-19 pandemic had proved to be the…
FG commends Nigeria trade negotiator over change in ECOWAS rules of origin
The Federal Government has commended the Nigerian Acting Chief Trade Negotiator and Director General, Office of Trade Negotiation, Victor Liman, for lobbying the Economic Community for West African States ...