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GHANA - Groupe Nduom to open a Liaison Office in Washington DC

GHANA - Groupe Nduom to open a Liaison Office in Washington DC

Groupe Nduom, a multinational company, has announced plans to open a Groupe Nduom (GN) Liaison (not sales) Office in Washington DC, United States of America.

Par Today Newspaper, le 13 mars 2018
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
LIBERIA : It’s a good day for West Africa –Akufo-Addo

LIBERIA : It’s a good day for West Africa –Akufo-Addo

President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has described the peaceful handing over of power from one democratically elected government to another in Liberia, and the swearing-in of President …

Par Today Newspaper, le 23 janvier 2018
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
FEATURE-All at sea: foreign fishing fleets drain West African waters

FEATURE-All at sea: foreign fishing fleets drain West African waters

Trawlers of Asian, European and Western African origin often carry out illegal incursions into waters reserved for locals, or flaunt fishing regulations

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 9 mai 2017
Sierra Leone's 'Refugee All Stars' sing message of hope in America

Sierra Leone's 'Refugee All Stars' sing message of hope in America

« We are like a model to refugees, and we are also like spokesmen for refugees because we need to tell the people how it feels »

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 1 mars 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
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
Sierra Leone legalizes abortion, will save "countless" lives-activists

Sierra Leone legalizes abortion, will save "countless" lives-activists

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation   Author: Kieran Guilbert   DAKAR, Dec 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Women with unwanted pregnancies in Sierra Leone will no longer have to …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 11 décembre 2015
Ex-Premier League footballer says sex trafficked from Sierra Leone

Ex-Premier League footballer says sex trafficked from Sierra Leone

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation Author: Joseph D’Urso     LONDON, Nov 20 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A Sierra Leonean footballer who used to play in Britain’s top league …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 22 novembre 2015
Nigeria rated ‘one of the hardest countries to do business’

Nigeria rated ‘one of the hardest countries to do business’

The World Bank Group (WBG) has ranked Nigeria as one of the hardest countries to do business in 2015, falling 23 places down the rankings when compared with the 2014 …

Par The Cable, le 6 septembre 2015

Newspaper columnist kidnapped from her home in Nigeria

Abuja, September 2, 2015-A Nigerian newspaper columnist was abducted from her home early Sunday, according to news reports. The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on Nigerian authorities to do their …

Par CPJ, le 3 septembre 2015
West Africans speak of "road to hell" on deadly journey to Europe

West Africans speak of "road to hell" on deadly journey to Europe

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation   Author: Joseph D’Urso   LONDON, Aug 11 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The average asylum seeker’s journey from West Africa to Europe takes 22 months, …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 12 août 2015
Ebola disrupts Liberia birth records, poses trafficking threat-UN

Ebola disrupts Liberia birth records, poses trafficking threat-UN

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation   Author: Kieran Guilbert   LONDON, July 31 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – West Africa’s Ebola epidemic has disrupted birth registrations in Liberia, leaving hundreds of …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 31 juillet 2015