Is West Africa ready to contain terror from the fringes of the Sahel, as it threatens to gradually, descend on the whole region, asks *Cornelius Adedze
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Burkina Faso, once a peaceful country, has been caught in the eye of the terrorist storm as wave after wave of terror is unleashed on it. From isolated attacks, the country is now living under multiple, well co-ordinated attacks...
Terror stalks West Africa
Is West Africa ready to contain terror from the fringes of the Sahel, as it threatens to gradually, descend on the whole region, asks *Cornelius Adedze.
Africa’s Continental Free Trade Area, provides a market of 1.3 billion people, likely to create a $3.4 trillion economic bloc but what exactly will Africans be trading in, asks *Sylvester Bagooro. What products would pass as African products (rules...