Tag Archives: Ghana

‘Why West African Leaders Insist On Civil Rule In Mali’

As the Authority of Heads of State and Governments of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS continue seeking solutions to the political crisis in Mali, its insistence on the restoration of a civil rule, even for the proposed transitional government, is the way to go and will be helpful for democracy and good governance in the sub-region, according ...

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Osinbajo Meets Nigerians In Ghana, To Attend ECOWAS Summit On Mali

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, leaves Abuja this morning for Accra, Ghana to attend an Extraordinary Summit of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) on the situation in Mali. Prof. Osinbajo who is representing President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, at the summit will join other leaders in the sub-region to discuss the political crisis in Mali and the security ...

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Attacks: Ghanaian President To Engage Buhari

Ghana has replied the Federal Government over last Friday’s statement issued by Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, decrying the acts of hostility against Nigerians by Ghanaian authorities. Ghanaian Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, in a statement dated August 30, said issues outlined by Mohammed did not reflect the actual state of affairs. Mohammed had listed the seizure and ...

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Ghana’s Much Praised COVID-19 Strategy Has Gone Awry. Here Is Why

Workers assemble personal protective equipment for frontline health staff at a factory in Accra commissioned by the government. Photo by Nipah Dennis/AFP via Getty Images Nana Kofi Quakyi, New York University In its early days, Ghana’s COVID-19 response was heralded as a success story. Its perspective was captured in a statement by Ghana’s president when he announced Africa’s first lockdown ...

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Demolition: Nigeria Will Not Engage In Street Fight With Ghana, Says Presidency

Nigeria will not engage in street fight with Ghana over the demolition of some apartments under construction at the Nigerian High Commission in Accra, the Presidency said yesterday. Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo on Tuesday called President Muhammadu Buhari to tender sincere apologies for the demolition saying he had ordered a full scale investigation into the matter. Garba Shehu, spokesperson for ...

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Attack On Nigerian High Commission: Diplomatic Row Looms Between Nigeria And Ghana

Diplomatic row appears imminent between Nigeria and Ghana as the Federal Government demands urgent action over attack on the Nigerian High Commission in Ghana. Some persons, Friday night, invaded the residence of the Nigerian High Commissioner in Accra and demolished a building on the premises. The block of apartments, Daily Sun gathered, is an official quarter within the residence of the ...

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