[AEP]The 43rd ordinary session of the authority of the heads of state and government of the Economic Community of West African states (ECOWAS) rounded off on Thursday in Abuja with an appeal to all political parties, candidates and their followers in Mali, Guinea Bissau and Togo to ensure the conduct of peaceful elections.
127 Parcels of Suspected Marijuana Busted At Ghana-Togo Border
[Ghanaian Times] Akanu -Personnel of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) at the Akanu border post, near Dzodze, last Thursday seized 127 parcels of dried leaves suspected to be marijuana from a house by the Ghana-Togo border.
Burkina Faso’s Teen Miners Brave Danger to Strike Gold
In Burkina Faso, many children who left school following threats by Islamic militants are working in the country’s informal gold mines, where they risk being harmed by accidents.Here in Bouda, a dusty, noisy gold mine in northern Burkina Faso, miners …
UN, US Condemn Attack on Ugandan Journalists Outside UN Office in Kampala
The United Nations is condemning military and police officers who attacked journalists covering opposition figure Bobi Wine’s delivery of a petition to the U.N. rights office in Uganda on Wednesday, according to a press release. At least 20 journalists…