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I will fulfill my promises – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said Nigeria will keep pledges made to the ECOWAS Parliament, and to the sub-regional body at large. Buhari gave the assurance on Tuesday at the State House, Abuja, while receiving a team from ECOWAS Parliament, led by the Speaker, Dr Sidie Mohammed Tunis, and was contained in a statement signed by […]

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ECOWAS imposes travel ban, assets freeze on Mali coup leaders

The Economic Community of West African States have slammed sanctions on the leaders of the military coup in Mali for shifting the date for the presidential and legislative elections earlier fixed for next February. The sanctions include assets freeze and travel bans on all members of the transitional authority as well as certain family members. […]

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Lawyers condemn military coup in Guinea

The West Africa Media Lawyers, on Monday, condemned the military coup in Guinea. WAMELA, in a statement signed by its International President, Barrister Noah Ajare, and made available in Abuja, said the act contravened the ECOWAS Protocol on Democracy and Good Governance. According to the group, Article 1(b)-(e) of the ECOWAS Protocol A/SP1/12/01 on Democracy […]

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FG Condemns Guinea Coup, Demands Return To Constitutional Order

The Nigerian Government has condemned the coup that ousted President Alpha Conde of Guinea, calling for the immediate and unconditional restoration of constitutional order in the country. Guinea’s special forces have claimed to have captured the president, detained him and “dissolved” the country’s institutions. In a statement, the spokesperson of ministry of foreign affairs, Esther […]

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