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Ecowas condemns military coup in Gambia

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has condemned the latest alleged military coup in The Gambia. In a statement released on Wednesday, 21st December 2022, the regional bloc expressed dismay at the alleged coup against the democratically elected government of President Adama Barrow. Below is the press release […]

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Regional security: ECOWAS Chiefs of Defense Staff to hold an extraordinary session in Bissau

The Committee of Chiefs of Staff for the Defense of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) will meet in an extraordinary session on December 19, 2022 in Bissau, Guinea-Bissau. The session will be preceded by the meeting of the heads of Operations and the heads of the Intelligence […]

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Insecurity in West Africa – ECOWAS experts call for more synergy

Security experts from the West Africa sub-region, have called on governments in the 15 member states, to work together in addressing the challenges bedeviling the various countries. The experts who are members of the Security Watch Africa Initiative made their position known at a one-day annual conference and awards held […]

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Ambassadors of EU Member States host President Touray to a Breakfast Meeting on Cooperation

The Ambassadors of the European Union (EU) Member States to the Federal Republic of Nigeria and ECOWAS hosted H.E. Dr. Omar Alieu Touray, the President of the ECOWAS Commission to a Breakfast Meeting on ways of enhancing cooperation, today, November 11, 2022, in Abuja, Nigeria. H.E. Samuela Isopi, Head of […]