Experts from Think Tanks from 80 nations including the media brainstorm on Africa in the Atlantic, changing its narratives and the place of emerging leaders in solving the development challenges facing the continent By Maureen Chigbo, reporting from Marrakech, Morocco THE...
Irked by the recent xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and Africans in South Africa, Nigeria government is leaving no stone unturned to prevent a …
The government of Nigeria is concerned about the recurring xenophobic attacks on Nigerians living in South Africa …
President Adama Barrow returns triumphantly to his country on Thursday, January 26, one week after being sworn-in in Senegal as president,
After holding power for more than 22 years, Yahaya Jammeh, embattled president of The Gambia, finally quits after long talks with two African …
Justice Maria do Céu Silva Monteiro, president of the ECOWAS Court, is worried over the exponential increase in street children phenomenon and the threat such poses to the security of the countries in West Africa …
- World leaders converge in South Africa on Tuesday, December 10, and on Sunday, December 15, to pay their last respects to the greatest African leader that ever lived |  By Olu Ojewale  |  Dec. 23, 2013 @ 01:00 GMT IT WAS,...
- African Union, Nigeria condemn undemocratic removal of President Mohammed Morsi by Egypt military |  By Chinwe Okafor  |  Jul. 15, 2013 @ 01:00 GMT ONE year after Mohammed Morsi, first Egyptian democratic president was elected, the military overthrew his government, on...
Kaberuka

Workshop on Migration

Officials of ECOWAS countries and experts on migration meet in Dakar, Senegal, June 20, to brainstorm on a common migration for the region |  By Vincent Nzemeke  |  Jun. 24, 2013 @ 01:00 GMT THE African Development Bank, AfDB in collaboration...
President Kagame

Show Without Depth

Despite all the tough talks at the just-ended five-day annual meeting of African Development Bank in Marrakesh, Morocco, it is very doubtful whether African leaders will match their words with actions …
Egyptian government under President Mohamed Morsi clamp down on human rights activitists; jails 43 |  By Maureen Chigbo  |  Jun. 17, 2013 @ 01:00 GMT THE world of civil society groups, human rights community and non-governmental organisations, NGO, was jolted June...
Donald Kaberuka, president of African Development Bank, has challenged African leaders to make economic transformation the agenda of the AU in the next 50 years …
Ouédraogo

Let PADEP Be

Beneficiaries of ECOWAS Peace and Development Project campaign for its sustainability when African Developemnt Bank funding expire in June this year |  By Maureen Chigbo  |  May 20, 2013 @ 01:00 GMT BEFORE she was displaced from her country of origin...
Kadré Quédraogo

Foot in the Door

Kadré Désiré Ouédraogo, president of ECOWAS Commission, inaugurates the West African Capital Markets Integration Council, a step towards the emergence of a West African Common Investment Market |  By Maureen Chigbo  |  Feb. 11, 2013 @ 01:00 GMT EFFORT towards creating...
Nigeria’s military joins international forces to rout Islamist terrorists, restore peace in Mali and return democracy to the crisis-ridden country |  By Olu Ojewale  |  Feb. 4, 2013 @ 01:00 GMT THEIR mission is not impossible. But Nigerian troops who are...
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