Liberia & Ghana Mayors Share Notes On City Development

As part of Liberia’s Monrovia City Mayor, Jefferson Koijee’s international outreached program, April 20, 2018 met with Accra’s City Major Adejei Sowah and exchanged ideas that would bolster sister-cities relations. Accra’s City Major expressed delight...

Liberia’s Shadow in S/Leone – ...

Still reeling in the pain of its shock defeat in the first round of this month’s presidential election, Sierra Leone's governing party has accused the National Electoral Commission (NEC) of conniving with foreign forces...

Liberian Women Celebrate Winnie Mandela

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection in collaboration with the women of Liberia has begun preparations in celebrating the life of heroine, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, who passed away at the Netcare Milpark Hospital...

World Bids Farewell To Kofi Annan

World leaders and royalty have paid their respects to one of Africa's most famous diplomats, Kofi Annan, at his funeral in his home country of Ghana. It is the climax of three days of...

ECOWAS Urges Peaceful Election in S/ Leone

Prof. Amos Sawyer, Head of the ECOWAS’ 55-member Election Observation Mission has appealed to Sierra Leone’s political actors and stakeholders to cooperate and ensure that all outstanding political and legal issues are resolved peaceful...

Gadhafi regime’s legacy fuels violence in west Africa

  Centuries-old communal tensions across West Africa are taking an increasingly bloody turn, fueled by competition for land and water and an influx of weapons and fighters from Libya. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has blamed that...

GUINEAN AUTHORITES COMMIT TO RESOLVING ISSUES OVER DISPUTED MUNICIPAL POLL RESULTS

The Secretary General in Guinea’s Territorial Administration and Decentralization Ministry, Dr. Yamori Conde has assured visiting ECONEC delegation led by Prof Mahmood Yakubu that the Ministry is working with other stakeholders under the Technical Follow-up...

Trump Sees Africa for Markets

When Donald Trump won the US Presidency in November 2016, a commentator writing in Quartz Africa warned Africa would “fall off the map.” Before he hosted Nigerian and Kenyan leaders at the White House, Trump...

UN sanctions for people traffickers in Libya in global first

The UN Security Council has imposed sanctions on six leaders of human trafficking networks operating in Libya - the first time traffickers have been put on an international sanctions list. The blacklisted six are four...

Designer fashion show kicks off Variety Week

The model is talking about booking her latest gig, modeling WordPress underwear in the brand latest Perfectly Fit campaign, which was shot by Lachian Bailey. It was such a surreal moment cried she admitted. The...