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Don’t fear Ghana – Mahama tells Nigeria

Former president John Dramani Mahama has emboldened Nigeria to take leadership role in the sub-region and to become the “driver of economic transformation and integration in West Africa.” According to him, West Africa’s most populous nation…

World Economic Forum on Africa opens in Durban

More than 1,000 participants are taking part in the 27th World Economic Forum on Africa in Durban, South Africa which opens today. This year’s forum, which focuses on the theme “Achieving inclusive growth through responsive and responsible…

Akufo-Addo receives rousing welcome in Togo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, arrived in Lome, the capital of the Republic of Togo to a rousing welcome from residents, at the commencement of his 3-day visit. President Akufo-Addo, who made the trip to…

Brexit: UK and EU at odds over size of ‘divorce

The UK won't pay a 100bn-euro (£84bn) "divorce bill" to leave the EU, Brexit Secretary David Davis has said, as the two sides clashed over the issue. He told ITV's Good Morning Britain the UK would pay what was legally due, in line with its…

Akufo-Addo on West Africa tour

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will be paying an official working visits to the countries of the ECOWAS region, starting today May 2. The visits will afford President Akufo-Addo the opportunity to introduce himself, as the new…

Le Pen accused of plagiarising Fillon

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has been accused of plagiarising defeated rival François Fillon in a speech she delivered on Monday. Several sections of her speech in Villepinte, north of Paris, appear to repeat almost…