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Buhari Assures of Nigeria’s Commitment to Democracy in ECOWAS

Nigeria will within the limits of resources do her best to support the consolidation of democracy in West African countries, President Muhammadu Buhari(right in picture) has pledged. The President spoke Thursday at State House, Abuja, while playing host to President Roch Marc Christian Kabore of Burkina Faso (left in picture), …

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Trade Crisis: Nigeria’s Delegate Heads to Ghana

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed door with Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, at the State House, Abuja. Speaking to State House correspondents at the end of the meeting, Gbajabiamila stated that he was in the villa to seek the blessing of the president over his planned …

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Mali: ECOWAS Still in Search of Peace After Meeting in Bamako

The Authority of Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is exploring the option of mutual compromise by all sides involved in the Mali political crisis. Chairman of the authority and President of Niger Republic, Mahamadou Issoufou, disclosed this after several hours of …

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ECOWAS Peace Mission Recommends Unity Govt. in Mali

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) peace mission to Mali has recommended the formation of a government of national unity among the disagreeing parties and civil society groups. led by Nigeria’s former president, Goodluck Jonathan, has recommended the formation of a government of national unity with members drawn from different …

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