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US Armed Forces In Africa: Policy of Neocolonialism?

US Armed Forces In Africa: Policy of Neocolonialism?

The United State of America (USA), is step by step trying to strengthen their military positions in Africa. To do this, Washington is still lobbying the idea of AFRICOM for …

Par Today Newspaper, le 10 août 2019
Our Leaders Must Be Sincere With The ECOWAS Project!

Our Leaders Must Be Sincere With The ECOWAS Project!

European colonialists have for decades been blamed for dividing West Africa, yet, having been given the opportunity to break down the barriers, all we have done is to dither. Our …

Par Today Newspaper, le 12 mars 2018
ECOWAS must achieve single currency by 2020!

ECOWAS must achieve single currency by 2020!

    THE Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) was established in May 28, 1975 in Lagos, Nigeria ITS primary objective was to promote cooperation and integration to help create an …

Par Today Newspaper, le 26 février 2018
Ghana to deepen relations with France —Akufo-Addo

Ghana to deepen relations with France —Akufo-Addo

President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says Ghana stands ready to renew and deepen the ties of co-operation and friendship with France, for the progress and prosperity of …

Par Today Newspaper, le 1 décembre 2017
What’s Up ECOWAS ?

What’s Up ECOWAS ?

When our political leaders decided to set up the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), they did so with a clear mind that the people in the region deserve …

Par Today Newspaper, le 22 août 2017
Opinion - Yahya Jammeh must go now!

Opinion - Yahya Jammeh must go now!

    By Editorial Board   Democratically rejected by his compatriots, President of The Gambia, Yahya Jammeh, like the proverbial foolish dog destined to be lost for good, still refuses …

Par The Guardian, le 17 janvier 2017
OPINION - The Many Lessons From The 2016 Ghana Elections By Samson Itodo

OPINION - The Many Lessons From The 2016 Ghana Elections By Samson Itodo

For Nigeria, some lessons from Ghana could guide the National Assembly and INEC on key areas of electoral reform ahead of 2019.

Par Sahara Reporters, le 11 janvier 2017
Opinion - On the Gambia, Africa is late

Opinion - On the Gambia, Africa is late

    By Paul Onomuakpokpo   It is far from convincing that Yahya Jammeh changed his mind over the Gambian presidential poll in protest against a flawed electoral process with …

Par The Guardian, le 19 décembre 2016
Opinion - Judges in the dock

Opinion - Judges in the dock

    By Ray Ekpu     The recent raid of the residence of several judges including Supreme Court justices is causing more than a stir for several reasons. One, …

Par Ray Ekpu, le 20 octobre 2016
Thousands of West Africans gain identity documents, one million still stateless - UN

Thousands of West Africans gain identity documents, one million still stateless - UN

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation    Author: Kieran Guilbert   DAKAR, Feb 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – More than 20,000 people in West Africa have gained identity documents in …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 25 février 2016
INTERVIEW-End "disease" of statelessness in West Africa with better laws, education - U.N

INTERVIEW-End "disease" of statelessness in West Africa with better laws, education - U.N

  Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation  Author: Kieran Guilbert   DAKAR, Nov 3 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Better laws, concrete data and widespread education are needed to tackle the « disease » of …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 4 novembre 2015
Better laws, data needed to combat human trafficking in West Africa

Better laws, data needed to combat human trafficking in West Africa

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation Author: Kieran Guilbert   DAKAR, Oct 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – West African nations need stronger laws and better data to fight the trafficking …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 27 octobre 2015
FULL SCRIPT: Why Wole Soyinka Said Jonathan Is King Nebuchadnezzar

Nigeria FULL SCRIPT: Why Wole Soyinka Said Jonathan Is King Nebuchadnezzar

I SHALL not insist that the historic/biblical figure of Nebuchadnezzar is uniquely apt for the pivotal figure of the ‘democratic’ history in the making at this moment — for one …

Par Wole Soyinka, le 5 décembre 2014
West African artists urge French-speaking nations to act on Ebola

West African artists urge French-speaking nations to act on Ebola

        DAKAR, Nov 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – West African artists have urged heads of state holding a French-speaking nations’ summit in Dakar this weekend to take …

Par Misha Hussain, le 27 novembre 2014