ECOWAS to strengthen institutions to combat organised crime

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) says it is working on strengthening national institutions to combat human right abuses and organised crime across the sub-region.   ECOWAS Commissioner for Finance, Mrs Halima Ahmed, said this at the virtual…
Troops kill several terrorists in one week – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) says troops of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) have neutralised several Boko Haram/Islamic States for West African Province (ISWAP) terrorists between Oct. 22 and Oct. 29.   The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, said this…
CAF President tests positive for COVID-19

The President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Mr Ahmad Ahmad, has tested positive for COVID-19.   A statement on the website of the continental football governing body on Friday read: “The president after his arrival to Cairo on…