Sunday, October 25, 2020
Economic of West Africa States

FG Urges West African Leaders to Ban Trans-border Minerals Trade

By Tony Obiechina, Abuja The Federal Government has called for synergy between West African leaders in monitoring and halting illegal  trans-border trade of solid minerals within the West African Sub-region. The Minister of State, Mines and Steel Development, Dr Uchechukwu Sampson Ogah made the call on Thursday when he spoke at the

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#EndSARS Protests: Nigerian Economic Group Postpones Summit

By  Tony Obiechina, Abuja The #EndSARS protests across some major cities in the country has compelled the Board of Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), to postpone its 26th Summit tagged “Building Partnership for Resilience.” The group announced the postponement on Thursday via its official Twitter handle. The tweet reads, “In the past, deliberations and

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#EndSARS: Airlines Cancel Flight Operations to States Under Curfew

Some local Airlines at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja have announced the cancellation of flight operations to the states where curfews have been declared. The airlines stated this in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Abuja. Mr Hamza Bukar, Associate Vice-President, Abuja and Regional

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