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Power Tussle: West African Leaders To Hold Talks On Mali Crisis

Leaders of the West Africa regional grouping ECOWAS are expected to hold an extraordinary summit today to propose measures to resolve the...

We’ll Do All To Resolve Political Crisis In Mali – ECOWAS...

Chairman of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS, President Mahamadou Issoufou said the sub-regional organisation will do all...

Political Crisis: President Buhari Embarks On Peace Mission To Mali Today

President Muhammadu Buhari embarked on a peace mission in Mali, following the briefing by the ECOWAS Special Envoy to the country, former...
Osinbajo Calls For Synergy To Tackle Human Trafficking, Insecurity

Osinbajo Calls For Synergy To Tackle Human Trafficking, Insecurity

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has called for synergy among security agencies to tackle the myriads of security challenges in the country.
Covid-19: ECOWAS Recommends Gradual Re-Opening Of Regional Borders

Covid-19: ECOWAS Recommends Gradual Re-Opening Of Regional Borders

The ECOWAS Ministerial Coordination Committee on Transport, Logistics and Trade has suggested a harmonised and gradual reopening of land, air and sea...
Germany Grants Nigeria N8.9bn Debt Relief

Germany Grants Nigeria N8.9bn Debt Relief

Germany has granted Nigeria a debt relief worth 8.9 billion naira as part of its contribution to the country’s COVID-19 fight.
Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning Zainab Ahmed

ECOWAS Single Currency: Finance Minister Studying Situation On Adoption Of ECO

The Federal Government is studying the situation on proposed change of West African Economic and Monetary Union, UEMOA currency, Eco, to be...
Jean Claude Brou President ECOWAS

ECOWAS Economy Made Steady Growth, Achievements In 2019 – President

The President of the ECOWAS Commission, Jean-Claude Brou says the region’s economy is steadily growing, reaching 3.3 per cent in 2019, which shows a...

83rd Ordinary Session: ECOWAS Ministers Focus On Financing Action-Plan To Combat...

The Financing Action Plans to combat terrorism destroying the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS Member States has been listed as top agenda...
Jean-Claude Kassi Brou, President OfECOWAS

2nd Session: ECOWAS Says Without Convergence, Single Currency Will Be Catastrophic

President of the ECOWAS Commission, Jean-Claude Brou, says without convergence, the implementation of ECOWAS single currency will be catastrophic when implemented.

Security: Cote D’ivoire, Gambia Says Situation Improves With ECOMIG Operations

Cote D’Ivoire and Gambia say security situation in their countries has improves through the help of multiple security operations and ECOWAS military intervention in...
Human Capital, Infrastructure: Fashola Says FG Committed To Development

FG Gives Conditions For Reopening Land Borders

The Federal government has given conditions that ECOWAS Member States must adhere to before reopening its border, including that the ECOWAS states must respect...

Nigeria/Benin Border: Ghanaian President Says Closure Big Blow To Regional Integration

Ghana President Nana Addo Akufo-Addo has described the land border closure between Nigeria and Benin Republic as a big blow to regional integration.

Rights Violation: ECOWAS Court Tasks Nigerians On Protection

The ECOWAS Community Court of Justice has called on Nigerians to avail themselves of the availability of the Court to protect their rights.
Obarisi Ovie Omo-Agege, Senator Representing Delta State

New Electoral Act: Omo-Agege Says NASS Will Include Card Reader

Deputy President of the Senate Ovie Omo-Agege says the National Assembly will give legal backing to card reader in the new Electoral Act, to further...

2020 Legal Year: ECOWAS Court Appeals To Member States On Enforcement...

The ECOWAS Court of Justice has appealed to Member States to enforce judgment passed by the Court. The Court’s President, Justice...

International Humanitarian Law: ECOWAS, ICRC Review Implementation Plan

The ECOWAS Commission alongside Member States and the International Committee of Red Cross have converged in Abuja to review action plans for the effective implementation...

PPPRA: Daily Petrol Usage Drops To 50m Litres After Border Closure

The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency, PPPRA said that the country’s daily petrol consumption dropped from about 61 million litres to 50.22 million litres following...

Women In Politics: Liberia’s Vice President Seeks ECOWAS Support

Liberia’s Vice President Jewel Taylor has called on the Economic Community of West Africa States ECOWAS to support women in politics.

ECOWAS Single Currency: Implementation Will Reduce Dependency On The West –...

High Commissioner of Sierra Leone to Nigeria, Solomon Gembeh, says implementation of the Economic Community of West Africa State (ECOWAS) single currency will reduce...

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