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ECOWAS Court Strikes Out Suit On Niger Sanctions

ECOWAS Court Strikes Out Suit On Niger Sanctions

On Thursday, the Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) struck out a suit by Incorporated Trustees of Egalitarian Mission for Africa (EMA) and Prof. Bola Akinterinwa on the sanction imposed…

#EndSARS: DJ Switch Reacts To ECOWAS Court Judgment

#EndSARS: DJ Switch Reacts To ECOWAS Court Judgment

Popular Disc Jockey, Obianuju Udeh, better known as DJ Switch, has described the recent judgement of the Community Court of Justice of ECOWAS on the controversial #EndSARS protest as a win. According to DJ Switch,…

Mali Breaks Silence, Says ECOWAS Exit Irreversible

Mali Breaks Silence, Says ECOWAS Exit Irreversible

Amid the reconciliatory efforts, the Foreign Minister of Mail, Abdoulaye Diop has maintained that the exit of his country, Burkina Faso and Niger Republic, from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), is irreversible.…

Court Throws Out Review Judgment On Sacked ECOWAS Commission Staff

Court Throws Out Review Judgment On Sacked ECOWAS Commission Staff

The Economic Community of West African State(ECOWAS) Court of Justice has rejected the request by the ECOWAS Commission and its President to review the judgment that nullified the sack of his staff, Suleiman Mohammad Hussaini.…

10th Assembly: 40 Lawmakers May Lose Seat

10th Assembly: 40 Lawmakers May Lose Seat

No fewer than 40 Nigerian lawmakers are likely to vacate their seats for concurrent membership of the National Assembly and Economic Community of West Africa State (ECOWAS) Parliament as well as the Pan-African Parliament, if…

Unite To Tackle Economic, Security Challenges – Senator Bassey Tasks ECOWAS Member Nations

Unite To Tackle Economic, Security Challenges – Senator Bassey Tasks ECOWAS Member Nations

Senator Aniekan Bassey, representing the Akwa Ibom North-East Senatorial District, has urged member nations of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to come together and address the increasing security and economic threats in…

JUST-IN: Togo Postpones Elections Indefinitely

JUST-IN: Togo Postpones Elections Indefinitely

The Togolese Republic on Wednesday announced an indefinite postponement of its legislative elections scheduled to hold on April 20 after lawmakers approved highly contested constitutional reforms. Announcing the postponement, the presidency said “consultations” were needed…

JUST-IN: Faye Sworn In As Senegal’s Youngest President

JUST-IN: Faye Sworn In As Senegal’s Youngest President

The President-elect of Senegal, Bassirou Diomaye Faye has been sworn in as the country’s youngest president after sweeping to a first-round victory on a pledge of radical reform 10 days after he was released from prison.…

Nigeria Leads As ECOWAS Members Default On 150 Judgments

Nigeria Leads As ECOWAS Members Default On 150 Judgments

Nigeria and other African countries under the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) have failed to obey a total of 150 judgements passed by the bloc Court of Justice. According to Punch, the court’s…

ECOWAS Takes Decision On Single Currency

ECOWAS Takes Decision On Single Currency

The move by the West African Monetary Zones (WAMZ) of the ECOWAS to adopt a single currency across member states has encountered significant hurdles, with the timeline for realization extending further than initially anticipated. The…