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Monday 16 July 2018
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Category: West Africa

Mahama, Jonathan to monitor Liberia run-off

Cliff-hanger polls too close to call Analysts By John Eche   Two former presidents of West African nations, John Mahama of Ghana and...

Weah, Boakai in last minute drive for votes!

Analysts say Tuesday’s polls outcome too close to call but… By John Eche Ahead of Tuesday’s rescheduled run-off contest,...

Liberia: Concern mounts as UN prepares to disengage

  UNMIL Chief thanks Nigerian peacekeepers for their long service in Liberia   By Nsikan Ikpe   Concern is rising over the...

Liberia: Odds favour Weah in run-off as Brumskine ‘decamps’

Liberian Presidential candidates criss-cross West Africa for support! Frenetic horse-trading going on ahead of Boxing Day...

End now in sight for Liberia’s tortuous presidential polls

Atmosphere still fuzzy as outcome could go either way By Nsikan Ikpe   The ruling by Liberia’s Supreme Court to the effect that...

Buhari confirms The Difference report on Togo parley

Protests spill-over to Ghana, assuming ethnic and religious dimensions By Nsikan Ikpe Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has...

Togo: What Olympio’s intervention means for the opposition

Togo prepares for its future   For four months and counting, they have sustained unrelenting protests to end 50 years of a one-family...

Ghana, AU clash over judicial authority

‘The Ghana Supreme Court cannot share its authority with any other body’ By John Eche   In what observers are presently...

Togo: At last, a family’s 50-year hold is about to end

Faure Gnassingbe may step down in 2020 By Nsikan Ikpe   After initially ‘huffing and puffing’ that the political...

U.S to Liberian politicians: We will sanction enemies of democracy!

Move likely to be viewed as interference By Nsikan Ikpe   In a move that is likely to be viewed in some quarters as an act of...