Spotlight | Nigeria, West Africa
New chair Tinubu formulates plan to revitalise ECOWAS leadership

Nigeria's President Bola Tinubu in Gigiri, Nairobi, on 16 July 2023.
Nigeria's President Bola Tinubu in Gigiri, Nairobi, on 16 July 2023. © Simon Maina/AFP
As the new chair of the Economic Community of West African States, the Nigerian president wants to inject fresh energy into the organisation's leadership as it struggles more than ever with military juntas and Islamist militant threats across the region. He has set up a task force to tackle the issue. [...]
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