Following the toppling of President Alpha Conde’s government in Guinea, the country has been suspended from Ecowas with immediate effect but no economic sanctions announced yet as was in the case of Mali. This decision was taken by the highest organ of the Economic Community of West African States after
The Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, Chaired by President Akufo-Addo is scheduled to hold a virtual emergency meeting today September 8, 2021, a meeting prompted by the military takeover of government in Guinea by soldiers. Being Ecowas chairman, the Ghanaian leader will lead deliberations to discuss the unfortunate
Guinea’s power struggle that led to the alleged arrest and detention of President Alpha Conde has been brought to the attention of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). The West African body has issued a communiqué to that effect on Sunday, September 5, 2021, condemning the attempted coup.