Tag: West Africa

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 16, 2017

Nigeria remains committed to peace in West Africa – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday, said that Nigeria remained committed to the peace, security and territorial integrity of neighbouring countries ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 24, 2017

President Buhari returns to Abuja after ECOWAS meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja having attended the meeting of the ECOWAS Task Force on Common Currency earlier ...

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EditorJune 21, 2017

[The Sexuality Blog] Misogyny is one of the corner stones of Christianity in West Africa, we must never forget this

Recently Quartz Africa published this opinion piece on the damage that Pentecostal churches in Nigeria and Ghana continues to wreak ...

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SponsorMarch 3, 2017

Multimodal West Africa Event Listing

Multimodal West Africa is Nigeria & West Africa’s premier freight transport, logistics and supply chain management event. It represents every ...

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ToluMarch 1, 2017

5 tips for growing your small business on Facebook and Instagram

Facebook’s product team—lead by Chris Cox, Chief Product Officer at Facebook— is in West Africa this week to hear how ...

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Mazi EmekaFebruary 8, 2017

Multimodal West Africa to prepare Nigeria’s transportation and logistics sector for growth

Nigeria’s leading transport and logistics experts will gather for the historic maiden edition of Multimodal West Africa 2017 (MMWA) from ...

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ToluJanuary 21, 2017

DELE MOMODU: A WEEK OF INTERNATIONAL DIPLOMACY

by Dele Momodu “Every person in Ghana, whatever his race, place of origin, political opinion, colour, religion, creed, or gender, ...

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Mazi EmekaDecember 22, 2016

Multimodal West Africa 2017 is now bigger and better!

Due to overwhelming industry support and in a bid to ensure delivery of value to all stakeholders by enhancing proper ...

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ToluNovember 10, 2016

#TBT: So a certain Aramide “dusted” Yemi Alade and Tiwa Savage at AFRIMA

It’s been four days since the gathering of all the names that matter on the music scene in Nigeria and ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 25, 2016

FG policies will only yield positive results if… – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Raji Babatunde Fashola has reiterated the Federal Government’s resolve to focus on capital ...

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Mazi EmekaJune 9, 2016

‘Boko Haram not linked to ISIS’

“There is no evidence that Boko Haram has received significant operational support or financing from Islamic State (IS),” a United States ...

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Mazi EmekaJune 9, 2016

This is why FG cannot expel violent herdsmen

Despite the number of violent attacks credited to foreign herdsmen that roam within Nigeria, the federal government, on Thursday, gave ...

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Kolapo OlapojuJune 10, 2015

West African military chiefs were in town yesterday to discuss Boko Haram (See Photos)

Nigeria’s Chief of Defence staff as well as that of Cameron, Chad, Niger Republic, were in Abuja on Tuesday, June ...

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Janeth JMay 20, 2015

Today’s Daily Brief: Reps move to override Jonathan’s veto, Jibrin says Lawmakers’ Acceptance, Not Endorsement ‘ll Determine Speaker, and more

Barely five days left to pass out of NYSC camp, 25 corp members got the shocker of their lives as ...

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Kolapo OlapojuDecember 15, 2014

Security is the issue that GEJ and other ECOWAS leaders will talk about

by Laila Ibrahim On Monday, December 14, President Goodluck Jonathan will host the 46th Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of ...

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Isime EseneNovember 4, 2014

Big Brother is here: Jonathan heads to Burkina Faso for crisis talks

by Akan Ido President Goodluck Jonathan will travel to Ouagadougou tomorrow as a member of the three-man delegation of Heads ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 22, 2014

WHO to commence Ebola drug trials in West Africa

by Chidi Okoye The head of Health Information of the World Health Organisation, Marie Paule Kieny, has revealed that Ebola ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 16, 2014

#Ebola: Morocco pulls out as hosts of AFCON 2015

by Mark Bassey Morocco has announced its decision to pull out from hosting the 2015 edition of the ‘African Cup ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 16, 2014

Nigeria and Senegal to know #Ebola status soon – @WHO

by Kolapo Olapoju Senegal will be declared free of the Ebola virus disease on Friday 17 October, while Nigeria, having passed ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 16, 2014

I think something is wrong with Obama – Donald Trump calls US President a ‘Psycho’

by Chidi Okoye American business magnate, Donald Trump, has never hidden his disdain for US President, Barack Obama, and he ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 10, 2014

Singer, Flavour dropped from World music festival over Ebola concerns

by Kolapo Olapoju Highlife singer, Flavour, has been dropped from the 18th edition of the ‘World Creole Music Festival’, in ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 10, 2014

@NOIweala named African Finance Minister of the year

by Tunji Andrews   The Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on Friday bagged the African Finance Minister of the ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 8, 2014

#Ghana demands recapitalisation of Nigerian owned MSMEs

by Tunji Andrews The Ghanaian Ministry of Trade and Industry has once again moved to force foreign owned medium, small ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 3, 2014

Get ready folks, ‘enviromental sanitation’ may soon be no more

by Kolapo Olapoju The monthly enviromental sanitation might soon cease to be, if the Minister of Health Health has his ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 25, 2014

Ebola gets a special envoy: United Nations’ boss appoints David Nabarro

by Kolapo Olapoju Ban Ki-Moon, the United Nation’s Secretary General has appointed David Nabarro as the Special Envoy for Ebola, ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 19, 2014

Rest easy guys: @TundeFashola declares Lagos #Ebola FREE

by Isi Esene Governor Babatunde Fashola has declared Lagos State Ebola free. The governor on Friday said the last individual ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 19, 2014

Nigeria’s growth prospects look strong in 2014 – Okonjo Iweala

by Tunji Andrews Nigeria’s finance minister said on Friday, 19 September, that she is confident that growth in 2014 will ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 18, 2014

“Soap Bucket Challenge” || Ebola activists emulate the ALS campaign (VIDEO)

by Kolapo Olapoju Following the popularity and widespread impact of the ALS ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’, Ivorians have followed suit by ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 6, 2014

Why Nigeria is winning its fight against Ebola

by Adedayo Ademuwagun Everyone panicked when the first Ebola case in the country was reported in July, and people thought ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 1, 2014

Don’t sweat it: Bayelsa denies rumours of Ebola in town

by Isi Esene The Bayelsa health commissioner, Dr. Ayebatonye Owei, has dispelled rumours of an Ebola virus case in the ...

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