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October 15, 2018 6:10 AM NCC appoints Nwokike as new spokesman

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has appointed Mr Nnamdi Nwokike as the Director, Public Affairs, following the retirement of Mr Tony Ojobo. A statement on Sunday in Abuja by Mr Sonny Aragba-Akpore, NCC Assistant Director Public Affairs, said Nwokike’s appointment took effect from Oct. 8. According to Aragba-Akpore, prior to his new position 22

August 1, 2018 12:05 PM NANS congratulates Buhari on his emergence as ECOWAS chairman– The Sun News

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his emergence as Chairman of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). The congratulatory message is in a statement signed by NANS’ National Public Relations Officer, Bestman Okereafor, on Wednesday in Enugu. Buhari emerged as ECOWAS chairman 23

August 1, 2018 7:46 AM Buhari emerges ECOWAS chair –

President Muhammadu Buhari has emerged the chairman of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). President Buhari replaces Faure Gnassingbe of Republic of Togo as chairman of the sub-regional group. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in a statement said, said President Buhari’s election was one of the highpoints 26

July 31, 2018 12:03 PM Obasanjo meets Goodluck Jonathan in Bayelsa [PHOTOS]

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo is presently meeting with Goodluck Jonathan. Obasanjo is meeting with Jonathan at his residence in Otuoke, Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State alongside Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson. Obasanjo arrived the state on Tuesday for the first summit on Infant and maternal mortality in Yenagoa hosted by the Bayelsa 17

June 29, 2018 7:01 PM Buhari speaks on ECOWAS, ECCAS security summit

President Muhammadu Buhari has weldomed the proposal for a security summit between members of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and countries in Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS). Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, in a statement, said the President made his position known when he received ECOWAS 32

May 24, 2018 4:42 PM The Gambia: Buhari speaks on ECOWAS intervention

President Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday, in Abuja said the successful transition in the Republic of The Gambia, and the ongoing peace process in the country gives greater hope of harmonious co-existence and development on the African continent. Receiving a Letter of Credence from the High Commissioner of the Republic of The Gambia to Nigeria, Mr Amadou 33

May 18, 2018 12:20 PM ECOWAS Parliamentarians to Adopt New Strategy for Single Currency

Members of the Parliament of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) are considering a new strategy that will allow member states to share a single currency. The new measure will examine the level of preparedness of each member state, discuss and determine the baseline macro-economic requirement and structural convergence for economic 33

April 14, 2018 11:14 AM Osinbajo jets out of Nigeria

Laolu Akande, his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity made the announcement in a statement Saturday morning. He said Osinbajo is representing Nigeria at an emergency meeting of leaders of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, holding in Lome, the capital city of Togo. “ECOWAS leaders will receive a report on the situation 34

April 11, 2018 4:45 PM Why ECOWAS must reject Morocco – Falana

Ace lawyer and rights activist, Femi Falana, SAN, has called the member states of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to reject request by Morocco to join the body. Falana said this today in a paper entitled “Deploying the ECOWAS legal architecture for addressing impunity in West African sub region”, he presented at the multi-stakeholders 48

February 23, 2018 11:37 AM ECOWAS reveals time-frame for roll out of common currency

Ghanaian president, Nana Akufo-Addo has reiterated that the implementation of common currency for ECOWAS member states cannot be rescheduled beyond 2020. Speaking at the fifth meeting of the Presidential Task Force on the ECOWAS single currency programme in Accra, Akufo Addo maintained that the single currency is strongly tied to the economic well-being 32