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‘Alarming’ Burkina Faso unrest threatens west African stability

A rapid and alarming deterioration of the security situation in Burkina Faso is threatening to spread to ...

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Ghana’s port charges highest import duty in West Africa – GUTA

It has emerged that Ghana charges the highest amount of levies on imported goods within the Sub-Saharan ...

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2016 Agatu killings:  ECOWAS Court indicts FG, Orders probe, trial of culprits

ABUJA—The Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS’ Court of Justice has ordered the Federal Republic of ...

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President Akufo-Addo to name Ministers for new Regions

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is set to name Ministers for the newly created Regions barring any ...

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Nigerian elections: ECOWAS urges candidates to accept results “in good faith”

 Madam Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, the ECOWAS Head of Election Observation Mission to Nigeria has called on all candidates ...

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WHO scales up Lassa fever response in W/Africa

 The World Health Organisation (WHO) says it has scaled up efforts to support the response rate of ...

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Burkina Faso PM and government resign

Burkina Faso’s government and Prime Minister Paul Kaba Thieba stood down on Friday, according to a statement ...

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President Buhari urges respect for democracy in Gabon

By DAVID IORJA, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has called for respect for constitutional provisions in Gabon.

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Nigeria’s 2.1% economic growth to spur W/Africa’s 2019 forecast

Nigeria’s 2.1 per cent economic growth projection in 2019 is expected to drive the regional growth forecast ...

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Air Peace begins direct flights to Banjul, increases Accra service

A Nigerian carrier, Air Peace says it will begin non-stop flights from Lagos to Banjul, The Gambia, from ...

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