Mali hits back at ECOWAS & UEMOA, closes its borders and recalls its ambassadors

Mali’s Col Assimi Goita-led interim authority has rejected as “illegal and illegitimate,” the economic and financial sanctions imposed on Mali by regional blocs ECOWAS and UEMOA. Leaders of both regional…

ECOWAS withdraws ambassadors in Mali, shuts borders between- Newsconnect

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has resolved to withdraw all its ambassadors from Mali and close land and air borders between member countries and Mali. This resolution…

ECOWAS Revelation On Boko Haram’s Cash Transactions Indicts Government

The revelation by the Inter-Governmental Action Group against Money Laundering in West Africa, (GIABA) established by the Economic Community of West African States, that Boko Haram splinter group, Islamic State…

Guinea coup: Setback for democracy in Africa

The uncertainty that has engulfed Guinea Conakry, three weeks after the September 5, 2021 coup that overthrew the administration of Alpha Conde is evidence enough of the regression of the…