West Africa

West Africa

Tue, 06 Jun 2023 10:32:47 GMT
West Africa: West African Nations Rally for Urgent and Sustainable Solutions to Fertiliser Shortages
[allAfrica] In a move to combat the escalating food crisis exacerbated by the relentless impacts of climate change, seventeen nations in West Africa and the Sahel signed the "Lomé Declaration on Fertilizers and Soil Health." The agreement has be...

Wed, 07 Jun 2023 06:47:09 GMT
Cameroon: Cameroonian Women Win German Africa Prize for Peace Efforts
[DW] The 1st National Women's Convention for Peace in Cameroon has won the German Africa Prize for advocating negotiations to end the Anglophone crisis. In an exclusive interview, the women spoke with DW about their efforts.

Wed, 07 Jun 2023 04:49:15 GMT
Nigeria: Lawmakers Alleges Fraud in Unveiling of Nigeria Air, Demands Prosecution
[Premium Times] An aircraft purportedly belonging to the national carrier was unveiled by the immediate past Aviation Minister, Hadi Sirika, at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport premises in Abuja on 26 May.

Wed, 07 Jun 2023 04:41:37 GMT
Nigeria: No Justice for Civilians Killed in Airstrike
[HRW] The Nigerian authorities have provided little information and no justice for a military airstrike on January 24, 2023 that killed 39 civilians and injured at least 6 others, Human Rights Watch said today. The government should ensure an urgent,...

Wed, 07 Jun 2023 02:44:24 GMT
Nigeria: Nigeria's Happy City Is On the Brink of Being Swallowed By the Sea
[African Arguments] As the community await international funding and national action, the once reputed coastal town is disappearing in rising ocean surges.