2019: We are good to go – INEC…

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has said that INEC is good to go as far as the 2019 general elections are concerned. Yakubu also reassured the international community and the country that the 2019 general elections will be credible, free, fair and transparent. He spoke on Wednesday when…

Buhari calls for respect for democracy in Gabon…

President Muhammadu Buhari has called for respect for constitutional provisions in Gabon, the oil-rich Central African nation. The President, in a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Tuesday, said the call had become necessary following reports of attempted military takeover in that country. ”The…

UN chief urges peaceful, credible elections in Nigeria, others…

The official wants credible elections held in Benin, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mauritania, Nigeria and Senegal. The post UN chief urges peaceful, credible elections in Nigeria, others appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. Visit the newspaper for these and other news

ECOWAS demands free, fair elections in Nigeria, Senegal…

ECOWAS charges Nigeria and Senegal to leave no stone unturned in ensuring conduct of peaceful, free and transparent elections. The post ECOWAS demands free, fair elections in Nigeria, Senegal appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Visit the newspaper for these and other news

Buhari salutes ECOWAS leaders for promoting peace, development…

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday commended leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) for their efforts in promoting peace, stability, and development in the sub-region. Buhari, who is the current Chairman of ECOWAS, made the commendation while declaring open the 54th Ordinary Session of the Authority of Heads of State and Government…

Buhari hosts ECOWAS leaders in Abuja…

The 54th ordinary session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government has begun in Abuja, Nigeria. President Muhammed Buhari who doubles as the host and current Chairman of the ECOWAS authority of heads of state and government arrived at exactly 10.20am. Top on the agenda of discussion, is the presidential task force…

Regional security, economy, take center stage as ECOWAS leaders meet…

The challenges of insecurity and fragile economy took center stage Saturday as 54th session of the Authority of Heads of States and governments of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), kicks off in Abuja Chairman of the Authority of Heads of States and Governments of ECOWAS, President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria, in his…

Buhari Hosts Ecowas Leaders In Abuja             …

President Muhammadu Buhari speaks at the 54th Ordinary Session of the Economic Community of the West African States in Abuja on December 22, 2018. Credit: State House   President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday hosted leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) countries for its 54th ordinary session in Abuja, the nation’s capital….

President Buhari’s remarks at 54th Session of ECOWAS Leaders…

WELCOME ADDRESS BY THE CHAIR OF THE AUTHORITY, H.E. PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI AT THE OPENING SESSION OF THE 54th ORDINARY SESSION OF THE ECOWAS AUTHORITY OF HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENTIN ABUJA ON 22nd DECEMBER 2018 Protocols: 1. It is my pleasure, on behalf of the Government and People of the Federal Republic of Nigeria,…

Nigeria’s 2019 poll ‘critical test’ for Africa — U.S…

The U.S. has described Nigeria’s 2019 general elections are “a critical test” for the country, the ECOWAS sub-region and the entire continent. Continue reading Nigeria’s 2019 poll ‘critical test’ for Africa — U.S at Vanguard News Nigeria. Visit the newspaper for this and other news