President Muhammadu Buhari has declared the intention to run for the second term after months of speculation. The President said this on Monday at a meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) leadership.
Former President John Mahama has tasked whoever is appointed as the Special Prosecutor to be courageous enough to prosecute cases of corruption within the current government.
Gambia’s longtime leader Yahya Jammeh has asked the West African bloc ECOWAS for an extension of a midday deadline for him to leave power until 4 p.m. local time (1600 GMT), government sources told Reuters Friday.
After being sworn-in in Dakar, Senegal, Adama Barrow, has returned to The Gambia to further claim his mandate. Hours after Barrow was sworn in in The Gambia’s embassy in Dakar, Senegal, he has returned home amidst tight security.
President-elect of the Gambia, Adama Barrow said his inauguration would go ahead as planned in spite of attempts to thwart it by President Yahya Jammeh.
The Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS on Tuesday adopted the “Abidjan Ministerial Declaration”, on the eradication of statelessness at the 47th Ordinary Summit of Heads of State held in Accra.
President John Dramani Mahama on Wednesday held a closed-door meeting with two neighbouring heads of state at the Peduase lodge, in the Eastern Region.
Dr Gayewea Mcintorsh, Vice-President of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission, has called on member states to redouble their efforts to ensure the realisation of the goals and aspirations of its founding fathers.
The Convention People’s Party (CPP) on Monday marked the 43 anniversary of the death of Osagyefo Dr Kwame Nkrumah the first President of Ghana with a clarion call for unity.
World Vision Ghana has expressed its readiness to support the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection to fight early marriage, trafficking and exploitation of children.