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    Nigeria meets with West African neighbours on border closure

    ABUJA, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Nigeria met with its West African neighbours on Tuesday over its land border closure, with the African giant insisting...

    Ivory Coast issues 7-year 150 bln CFA franc ($255 mln) bond

    ABIDJAN, Nov 25 (Reuters) - Ivory Coast has issued a 150 billion CFA franc ($254.57 million)seven-year bond with a 5.80 percent coupon, the West...

    Soccer-Osimhen double boosts Nigeria, Diedhiou hat-trick lifts Senegal

    JOHANNESBURG, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Nigeria’s in-form forward Victor Osimhen struck twice as they came from a goal down to beat minnows Lesotho...

    Nigeria to form border force with neighbours Benin and Niger to fight smuggling

    ABUJA, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Nigeria and neighbouring countries Benin and Niger have agreed to set up a joint border patrol force to tackle...

    Soccer-Senegal start well as other African heavyweights struggle

    CAPE TOWN, Nov 13 (Reuters) - Senegal showed their teeth on the opening day of qualifiers for the 2021 African Cup of Nations but...

    UPDATE 1-Pirates kidnap four crew from Greek boat off Togo – Togo navy

    (Adds Greek shipping ministry, manager confirming attack) LOME, Nov 4 (Reuters) - Pirates attacked a Greek oil tanker off the coast of Togo on...

    Pirates kidnap four crew from Greek boat off Togo – Togo navy

    LOME, Nov 4 (Reuters) - Pirates attacked a Greek oil tanker off the coast of Togo in the early hours of Monday and fled...

    Benin authorities open investigation after 9 people abducted by pirates

    COTONOU, Benin, Nov 4 (Reuters) - Benin authorities have opened an investigation after pirates abducted nine people from a Norwegian-flagged boat off the coast...