Laadi Ayamba, a member of the ECOWAS Parliament from Ghana has urged countries of the sub-regional bloc to adopt and implement a law that will end Female Genital Mutilation, FGM, and child marriage.
The Head of Agriculture Division, ECOWAS Commission, Abuja, Ernest Aubee, has said that Nigeria was leading in the promotion of Organic Agriculture in the West Africa region.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, on Thursday in Abuja received a stolen Ile-Ife artifact recovered from Mexico.
The Nigerian Air Force, NAF on Wednesday in Abuja commenced the airlift of COVID-19 medical relief materials donated by the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, to its 14-member nations.
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that as far as Libya remains unstable, illegal arms and ammunition will continue to flow into Nigeria and the Sahel region of the African continent.
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mahmoud Isa-Dutse as Executive Director on the Board of Islamic Development Bank, IsDB, in Jeddah, Saudi...
The World Trade Organisation, WTO, will work to reduce export restrictions among member states, especially with regards to medical supplies in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Speaker of ECOWAS Parliament, Sidie Mohamed Tunis, has urged the citizens and residents of West Africa to ensure that they take the COVID-19 vaccine whenever they get the opportunity.
The Nigerian Army has approved postings and appointments in order to reposition the army for optimal performance. A statement by spokesman for the Nigerian Army,...
President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday, at the State House, Abuja received vaccination for the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The News Agency of Nigeria...
The ECOWAS Court of Justice has ordered the Nigerian Government to pay over N53 million to a German national, Martin Gegenheimer, for unlawful arrest...
The Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen, has described the recent abduction of 317 schoolgirls at the Government Girls Secondary School, Jangabe in Zamfara State as another setback in the gains made in advancing girl-child education in the country.
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has arrested a 36-year-old transborder drug trafficker with N1bn worth of cocaine. The NDLEA said the trafficker, Nkem...
President Muhammadu Buhari has emphasised the need for Nigeria to be concerned with the welfare of its neighbouring countries as such will also impact on the welfare of the country.
The Executive Director of the Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC, Auwal Musa-Rafsanjani has said it would be irresponsible for Nigerian government to trivialise results of the 2020 CPI index which highlighted the country as a corrupt nation since 2013.
Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, has called on the Federal Government to leverage on the ECOWAS transhumance certificate protocol, to check influx of herdsmen from neighboring countries.
Maryam Abacha American University in collaboration with AAG-Foundation has donated a 60 Seater Luxurious Bus to the Bayero University, Kano, BUK, as part of its Education Sub-Sector Support Initiative in the West African Sub-Region, ECOWAS/CEDEO.
The Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, says it generated the sum of N1.5 trillion for the year 2020.
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that given the vastness of the Nigeria-Niger Republic border, it can only be effectively manned by God.
The Clerk to the National Assembly, Ojo Olatunde, has called for creation of a curriculum on legislative studies which will be separate from political science in tertiary institutions in Nigeria.
The total value of Nigeria’s merchandise trade from January to date is to N23.2 trillion, while trade in the third quarter of 2020 (Q3...
The National Association of Nigerian Traders, NANTS, has called on the Federal Government to take urgent action as Ghanaian Authorities embarked on another round...