– – West African regional bloc ECOWAS has suspended ongoing recruitment of staff after Nigeria threatened...

– – Nigeria has issued a threat to withdraw its membership from the Economic Community of West African States...

– – Anti-government protests broke out in Guinea on Thursday leading to at least one death and several others...

– – There has been a change of management at the ECOWAS Commission as the tenure of the management led by...

– – Guinea Bissau President Umaro Embalo has assumed the position of ECOWAS Chairman for the next one year. He...

– – West African leaders have announced the lifting of economic sanctions on Mali amid progress by the coup...

ECOWAS leaders have gathered in Ghana’s capital, Accra where they are meeting for the 61st ordinary session of the authority...

– – The West African regional bloc Ecowas has condemned the decision of the military government in Mali to...

West African coup states – Burkina Faso, Mali and Guinea have been given new deadlines to ensure elections take place...

– – The heads of state in West Africa are holding an extra-ordinary summit on Friday in the Ghanaian capital...

– – Mali’s political crisis remains unresolved after the country’s coup leaders and those from the regional...

– – ECOWAS leaders have said they will be deploying troops to Guinea-Bissau to help stabilize the country...

– – Ecowas heads of state have decided against imposing any sanctions on Burkina Faso after concluding their...

– – Ecowas leaders meeting in Ghana’s capital Accra for an extra-ordinary summit have expressed concerned...

– – Calm has now returned to Guinea-Bissau after Tuesday’s failed coup attempt with the president Umaro...

– – The African Union and the West African regional bloc, ECOWAS have all condemned what they called an attempted...

– – The West African regional bloc, Ecowas has sanctioned a delegation to hold talks with Burkina Faso’s...

– – ECOWAS leaders have announced the suspension of Burkina Faso from the regional bloc following recent...

– – ECOWAS leaders have imposed harsher sanctions on Mali after their meeting in Ghana’s capital, Accra. The...

– – Mali’s military rulers have revised their earlier request for a five year transition period to four...