ANALYSIS: Top contenders for Sierra Leone presidential election
This will be the fourth elections since the end of the civil war in 2002 and the first since the Ebola epidemic.
ECOWAS opens Regional Centre for Surveillance and Disease Control in Abuja
The centre will handle disease coordination, surveillance, response, diagnosis, prevention and control across West Africa
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf reacts to winning Mo Ibrahim Prize
“I have led a life of service and sacrifice on behalf of the Liberian people.”
Liberia church massacre survivors sue alleged perpetrator in U.S. court
The mass killing occurred in July, 1990.
Mine explosion on civilian vehicle in central Mali kills 26
Mali and its western neighbour Senegal plan to deploy 1,000 troops soon.
Liberia’s new president, Weah, makes first appointments
The new Liberian leader has also directed that the heads of other government ministries and agencies remain in place until further notice
Gambian military arrests two top Jammeh generals after they return from exile
The army did not say why the two men returned to Gambia or on what charges they had been arrested
Gambia’s president reveals Buhari’s statement that helped sack Jammeh
Mr. Barrow visits Mr. Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja.
Liberia’s ruling party expels President Johnson Sirleaf
The outgoing president is accused of not supporting the party’s candidate.
Ghana records 80% increase in new cases of HIV/AIDS in 2017
The Volta Region and Brong Ahafo Region topped the chart of HIV/AIDS prevalence.
Soldiers loot arms, burn military base in Côte d’Ivoire’s second city
“We entered the CCDO camp around midnight and took all of their arms and ammunition.”
Over 1,700 afflicted with skin disease in Liberia — Official
Scabies is an itchy, highly contagious skin disease caused by an infestation by the itch mite known, scientifically, as Sarcoptes scabies
Liberia’s NEC presents certificate of return to George Weah, others
About 66 out of the 73 elected lawmakers were certificated.
George Weah asks opponent to nominate candidates for appointment in his govt
Mr. Weah defeated incumbent Vice President Joseph Boakai in the December 26 run-off election
It’s Official: George Weah is Liberia’s President-elect
The electoral commission made the formal declaration on Friday.
Liberia’s Vice President Joseph Boakai concedes defeat to George Weah
The vice president said he has called George Weah.
Italy plans to send 470 troops to Niger to tackle traffickers – Military
Mr. Gentiloni said the redeployed troops could also help to combat terrorism in the Sahel.
How George Weah won Liberian presidential election ( FULL RESULTS)
From the provisional results announced, Mr. Weah won 14 out the 15 counties in the country.
As Liberia awaits presidential election result, ruling party summons emergency meeting
The meeting holds Friday.
Liberia Election: George Weah, Joseph Boakai to know fate from 6:45pm today
The official announcement of results will start at that time.
George Weah confident of victory as electoral commission fixes date for announcement of result
The former football star ran against the country’s vice president, Joseph Boakai, in the Tuesday’s runoff
Defying electoral commission, Liberian ruling party claims lead over George Weah
Vice President Boakai and Ex-Footballer Weah battled in Tuesday’s runoff