West Africa

Nigeria’s Tinubu tells UN he seeks to restore democratic order in Niger

Felix OnuahWed, Sep 20th 2023

Nigerian court frees on bail dozens arrested over alleged gay wedding – lawyer

Tife OwolabiTue, Sep 19th 2023

Nigeria’s Tinubu picks banker Cardoso as next central bank governor

Felix OnuahFri, Sep 15th 2023

Ghana reopens debt exchange for 12.9 bln cedis of local bonds – fin ministry

Christian Akorlie and Maxwell Akalaare AdombilaThu, Sep 14th 2023

West Africa Central Bank raises rate following Niger coup

Diadie BaThu, Sep 7th 2023

Nigerian election tribunal to decide if Tinubu stays as president

Camillus EbohWed, Sep 6th 2023

Nigerian tribunal to rule on presidential vote challenge on Wednesday

Camillus EbohMon, Sep 4th 2023

Nigeria mulls G20 bloc membership, president to attend summit in India

Felix OnuahMon, Sep 4th 2023

Nigerian unions plan warning strike next week over cost of living

Camillus EbohFri, Sep 1st 2023

Burkina Faso says leader discussed possible military cooperation with Russian delegation

Thiam NdiagaFri, Sep 1st 2023

Gabon officers declare military coup, President Ali Bongo detained

Gerauds Wilfried ObangomeWed, Aug 30th 2023

Recent coups in West and Central Africa

Hereward HollandWed, Aug 30th 2023

Situation in Gabon, West Africa a big issue for Europe – EU’s Borrell

Andrew Gray, Sabine Siebold, Benoit Van OverstraetenWed, Aug 30th 2023

Gabonese military officers announce they have seized power

ReutersWed, Aug 30th 2023

Nigeria’s GDP growth slows to 2.5% y/y in Q2 as reforms get under way

Chijioke OhuochaFri, Aug 25th 2023