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Mali: Submission to the UN Special Rapporteur On Violence Against Women and Girls in Sport

By HRW

[HRW] Human Rights Watch welcomes the opportunity to provide input to the report of the Special Rapporteur on violence against women and girls to the United Nations General Assembly on violence against women and girls in sport. This submission covers s…

Nigeria/Mali: Super Eagles Lose 2-0 to Tactical Mali

By AllAfrica News: Sport

[Leadership] Nigeria’s Super Eagles suffered a 2-0 defeat to the Les Aigles of Mali in their second international friendly match Tuesday’s night in Marrakech, Morocco.

Nigeria/Mali: Osimhen Ruled Out of Super Eagles Friendlies Against Ghana, Mali

By AllAfrica News: Sport

[Vanguard] Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen has been ruled out of Nigeria’s upcoming friendlies against Ghana and Mali.

Burkina Faso: Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger Hint At a New West African Currency – What It’ll Take for It to Succeed

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[The Conversation Africa] On 11 February 2024, the head of Niger’s ruling military junta, General Abdourahmane Tiani, spoke of the possible creation of a common currency with Burkina Faso and Mali. “The currency is a first step toward breaking free fro…

West Africa: Ecowas Lifts Sanctions On Guinea, Mali, Niger, Burkina Faso

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Daily Trust] The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has lifted the economic sanctions imposed on Niger, Mali and Burkina-Faso.

West Africa: Ecowas Co-Founder Gowon Urges Body to Lift Sanctions on Nigeria, Mali, Burkina Faso

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Premium Times] Mr Gowon, who was one of the founders of ECOWAS as Nigeria’s military head of state in May 1975, expressed his concerns about recent developments in the regional body in an open letter.

Cote d’Ivoire/Nigeria: Afcon 2023 – CAF Clears Nigeria, Sanctions Cote d’Ivoire, Mali, Sengal

By AllAfrica News: Sport

[Vanguard] The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has cleared Nigeria and all Super Eagles players of any wrongdoing during the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations.

Niger: Ecowas Prepares to Lift Sanctions on Niger – Report

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[allAfrica] Dakar — According to information from Jeune Afrique, regional organization Ecowas will lift the economic sanctions on Niger “soon” – a decision made after the coup on July 26, 2023, by General Abdourahamane Tchiani against elected presiden…

Mali: Slums and Guns in Bamako – What’s Driving the Illegal Weapon Trade in Mali’s Capital City

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[The Conversation Africa] As west Africa urbanises, many cities have become interconnected through trade, travel and technology, and crime has increased in complexity and scope. The proliferation of arms in west African cities, especially in the afterm…

West Africa: West Africa Trade Will Take a Hit As Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso Leave Ecowas

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[The Conversation Africa] The membership of the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) has been whittled down from 15 to 12 following the unilateral withdrawal of Niger, Mali and Burkina Faso in February.