Crude hits $55.33 high after OPEC agreement

Crude rose above 55 dollars a barrel as rising prospects of a tightening market after last week’s OPEC landmark deal to cut production has given speculators impetus to increase bets on higher prices.   Monday’s […]

ECOWAS must cut costs – Sirleaf

ECOWAS chairperson and President of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has urged ECOWAS to cut administrative costs and focus on programmes aimed at enhancing sub-regional development.   Sirleaf, who is also the Chairperson of the Authority […]

@MBuhari phones Gambian president-elect, Barrow

In a phone conversation today, President Muhammadu Buhari again congratulated the President-elect of Gambia, Mr. Adama Barrow on his electoral victory.   In the telephone conversation with Barrow before departing to the International Forum on […]

Fake US embassy shut-down in Ghana

Ghana authorities have busted a fake U.S. embassy in the capital Accra, run by a criminal network that had issued visas illegally for one decade, the U.S. State Department said in a statement. Fake U.S. […]

Breaking: Far right loses in Austrian election

Far right candidate Norbert Hofer has lost Austria’s presidential election. He conceded the election to Alexander Van der Bellen, former head of the Greens. Although a ceremonial post, there were worries that Austria would continue […]

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