President Muhammadu Buhari took to the podium of the United Nations General Assembly in 2016 to call on all countries to sign up to the UN Convention Against Corruption. Nigeria’s global partnerships to...
The Honorary President, ECOWAS Network of Election Commissions (ECONEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has described the network as a vital instrument in  successful conduct of credible election in West Africa sub-region. ECONEC is an umbrella...
The Speaker of ECOWAS Parliament, Mr Moustapha Cisse-Lo has called on all member countries to ensure 30 per cent women representation in its ranks. He made the remark during a courtesy visit to the...
Julian Assange, Wikileaks co-founder, has been arrested after he was evicted from the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Assange, who was accused of releasing secret documents that embarrassed the United States government, was arrested by...
The World Bank has cut its growth forecast for Sub-Saharan Africa this year to 2.8 per cent from an initial 3.3 per cent, it said on Monday. The commodity price slump of 2015 cut...