13 Oct 2020
Voters in Guinea on Sunday kick off a string of elections in West Africa when they go to the polls under a cloud as the octogenarian incumbent mounts a controversial third-term bid.
18 Sep 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari has reaffirmed Nigeria’s commitment to deploying resources at its disposal to consolidate democracy in West Africa.
12 Sep 2020
It is now confirmed that the 4th edition of the African Travel and Tourism Conference is scheduled to take place as a virtual event on September 21, 2020. Organised as part of this year’s Akwaaba African Travel Market, the leading Pan-African Tourism Expo, the African Travel and Tourism Conference is in its fourth year. With…
24 Aug 2020
Irked by the catastrophic biodiversity loss in the African continent, experts have called for the reversal of human-induced threats and unsustainable management practices across Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) region.
19 Aug 2020
About 80 per cent of trade between Nigeria and other West African countries is informal, going by estimates from the West African Association for Cross-Border Trade
18 Aug 2020
French President Emmanuel Macron discussed the soldiers' mutiny in Mali on Tuesday with his Malian counterpart and other West African leaders, expressing his support
11 Jul 2020
It’S going to be quality music in a new dimension for music lovers, as Afro-urban cultural entertainment channel, Trace in partnership with a leading provider
7 Jun 2020
Three leaders have been left dominating the jihadist insurgency in the Sahel, following the death of a top al-Qaeda commander in the West African state
27 May 2020
The West Africa Road Transport Union (WARTU), has decried lack of rail connectivity into Nigerian seaports, saying this encourages cargo diversion
17 May 2020
Some Senegalese mosques opened their doors on Friday after the government eased coronavirus restrictions, but others judged the rate of infection too high and stayed shut.
21 Feb 2020
The West African nation of Togo, where President Faure Gnassingbe is seeking a controversial fourth term Saturday, has been ruled by the same family for more than half a century.
12 Feb 2020
Financial inclusion in West Africa got a boost with the injection of $10 million into the region’s operation. Specifically, the $10 million is a debt financing round...