PICTURES: Senegal’s President Faye Visits Tinubu In Abuja

President Bola Tinubu has hosted the new president of Senegal, Bassirou Diomaye Faye, at the State House, Abuja, on Thursday.

Barau Emerges Acting Speaker Of ECOWAS Parliament

Nigeria's Deputy President of the Senate, Barau Jibrin, has emerged as the acting Speaker of the Sixth Legislature of the Parliament of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).

ECOWAS Lifts Sanctions On Niger, Mali, Guinea

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has resolved to lift some sanctions on Niger Republic, Mali and Guinea. 

ECOWAS exit ‘carefully considered’ decision — Burkina PM

The withdrawal of Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger from the West African bloc ECOWAS is a “carefully considered decision” in response to hopes for “total sovereignty”, Burkina’s prime minister has…

How ECOWAS will be affected as Burkina Faso, Niger, Mali exit bloc

The military regimes in Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger have announced their withdrawal from the West African bloc, ECOWAS, accusing it of posing a threat to their sovereignty. Some observers…

Burkina, Mali, Niger quit West African bloc ECOWAS

The military regimes in Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger announced Sunday their immediate withdrawal from the West African bloc ECOWAS, saying it has become a threat to member states. The…

Niger PM slams ECOWAS after abortive talks

The prime minister appointed by Niger’s military regime on Thursday blasted regional grouping ECOWAS for “bad faith” over an abortive meeting largely shunned by the bloc. “Today, apart from Togo…

Diplomacy in Action: Côte d’Ivoire Ambassador Shares Insights on Collaborative Future with Nigeria

In an insightful interview, His Excellency Kalilou Traoré, the Ambassador of Côte d'Ivoire to Nigeria and the Permanent Representative of Côte d'Ivoire to ECOWAS, delves into the diplomatic landscape between the two West African nations.

Son of ousted Niger president Bazoum released on bail

Salem Bazoum, the son of Niger president Mohamed Bazoum who was toppled in a coup last year, was provisionally released on Monday, according to a Niamey military tribunal. In a…

ECOWAS ready to deploy standby force, ease Niger Republic sanctions

ECOWAS leaders have resolved to urgently review efforts to activate a standby force for counterterrorism operations in areas infested by terrorist groups in the region.