Created at the 22nd summit of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Authority of Heads of State and Government, the West African Power Pool (WAPP) was formed to promote and develop power generation and transmission infrastructures as well as to coordinate power exchange among the ECOWAS member states.
• Seek Cooperation For WAPP’s $36.4billion Plan, Economic Growth President Muhammadu Buhari and stakeholders from across the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), yesterday in Abuja, insisted that unless the region improved current synergy, over 350 million inhabitants might continue to feel the implications of the region’s prevailing power challenge. Calling for support to…
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), in collaboration with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and with the financial support of the European Union (EU), has released the first report on illicit drug trafficking and abuse in West Africa.
The first ever report on illicit drug trafficking and drug abuse in West Africa, covering the period of 2014 to 2017, has revealed that cannabis, cocaine, opioids and amphetamine-type substances (ATS), were the main drugs seized in the region within the period reviewed.
Says it varies with AfCTA, ECOWAS protocol Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has urged the Federal Government to open its land borders in the country’s interest. The closure, he said, is inconsistent with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Protocol on Free Movement of Persons, Residence and Establishment as well as the African…
Any talk about development strategies by the President Muhammadu Buhari is deception and a recycling of the same foolery that he has been peddling since 2003, only to focus war against Muslim minority groups, with particular reference to Boko Haram and the Shiites