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    10-Oct-2014 to 17:06

    Gambia marks 20 years under Jammeh

    APA-Banjul (Gambia) — Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh has marked the 20 year anniversary since his ascension to power in a bloodless coup.

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    09-Oct-2014 to 16:12

    Gambians in exile to discuss country future

    APA-Banjul (Gambian) — Exiled Gambians and stakeholders announced on Thursday that they would hold a forum on what they called "the way forward for The Gambia."

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    09-Oct-2014 to 15:57

    Ghanaian leader swears into office a new trade minister

    APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama on Thursday sworn into office Dr Ekwow Spio Garbrah, a former Chief Executive Officer of the Commonwealth Telecommunications Union as the Minister of Trade and Industry at a short ceremony at the Flagstaff House in Accra.

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    08-Oct-2014 to 18:19

    Ghana: Battle for ruling NDC Chairmanship intensifies

    APA-Accra (Ghana) — The battle for the chairmanship of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) has intensified as the incumbent national chairman, Dr. Kwabena Adjei has launched his campaign to seek re-election.

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    07-Oct-2014 to 19:28

    Ghana’s Mahama under pressure to appoint new EC chairman

    APA-Accra (Ghana) — Pressure is mounting on Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama to appoint a new Electoral Commissioner to replace Dr Kwadwo Afari Gyan who is due retirement this year.

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    07-Oct-2014 to 14:39

    Burkina Faso: Activities scheduled to commemorate Thomas Sankara’s death

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) – — A wide range of activities have been scheduled in the commemoration of the 27th anniversary of the death of the ex-Burkinabe president, Thomas Sankara and his supporters killed on 15 October 1987 during a coup, the organizing committee of the event told APA.

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    06-Oct-2014 to 20:41

    Liberia’s Justice Minister tenders resignation letter

    APA-Monrovia (Liberia)APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia\'s Justice Minister, Cllr. Christiana Tah, has tendered her resignation letter after serving the Ellen Johnson-led government for six years.

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