Accra,– Mr Anthony Ohemeng-Boamah, the United Nations (UN) Resident Coordinator for Mauritania, has advocated a revision of Guinea’s political space to promote tolerance and good governance.He said: “The old guards in Guinea have taken politics very pe…

Accra,- An extraordinary summit by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to discuss and respond to the political impasse in Guinea is underway in Accra. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, ECOWAS Chair, who opened the meeting, which would also discuss the situation in Mali, urged his counterparts to take the required bold decisions to restore democracy and peace […]

Accra,- The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Thursday imposed sanctions, including a freeze in financial assets and travel bans, on the military junta in Guinea. The bloc has also given the military rulers a six-month ultimatum to return the country to constitutional order, Jean-Claude Kassie Brou, ECOWAS President, told the media after the regional grouping’s extraordinary Summit, in […]

Accra, West African civil society groups have called for an inclusive dialogue for the restoration of democratic governance in Guinea. The civil society groups, in a statement copied to the Ghana News Agency, said they were mindful of the Region’s past, which was characterized by coup d’etats and autocratic rule and “deeply” concerned about recent political developments in Guinea. “While […]

Accra, The Authority of Heads of State and governments of ECOWAS will hold an extraordinary summit in Accra tomorrow, Thursday, September 16, 2021, to discuss the political situation in Guinea. This follows a visit by a high-powered ECOWAS Delegation to Conakry, Guinea, on Friday, September 10, led by the Chair of ECOWAS Council of Ministers, Mrs Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, to […]