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World Bank: High Ebola scenario affects Security in West Africa.

World Bank: High Ebola scenario affects Security in West Africa.

The World Bank warned last week that the Ebola outbreak could deliver a $32.6 billion blow to the economies in West Africa. That situation can be avoid if ┬áthe disease…

Piracy: Ghana affected by Nigerian pirates.

Piracy: Ghana affected by Nigerian pirates.

Two recent pirate attacks have raised international concerns that Ghana is turning into a hot spot for piracy and armed robbery at sea. Released in August, last July oil tanker…

Not only disputing islands: China and Japan are also competing in Africa.

Not only disputing islands: China and Japan are also competing in Africa.

As tensions between China and Japan multiply, there is an increasing battle for influence in other states. For example, in his recent article in The Diplomat, Jin Kai noted China…

Africa Security and Counter-Terrorism Summit, on 27-28 February, with last strategies, solutions and technologies.

Africa Security and Counter-Terrorism Summit, on 27-28 February, with last strategies, solutions and technologies.

International defence companies have targeting African security markets as military spending in Africa exceed $20 billion in the next ten years. The Africa Security and Counter-Terrorism Summit, on 27-28 February,…

International cargo tankers: Nigerian backed pirate attacks in the Gulf of Guinea are increasing.

International cargo tankers: Nigerian backed pirate attacks in the Gulf of Guinea are increasing.

West Africa.- Pirate attacks in the Gulf of Guinea have increasingly targeted international cargo tankers, with roughly $100 million (74 million euros) in product stolen since 2010, a risk analysis…

After Atta Mills: strong political and economic foundations strengthen Ghana as an African model

After Atta Mills: strong political and economic foundations strengthen Ghana as an African model

The death of President John Atta Mills in Ghana has sparked a profound grief and doubts about the future of the country. Next December’s parliamentary and presidential elections will be…

Building United States new antidrug strategy in Africa.

Building United States new antidrug strategy in Africa.

    In a significant expansion of the war on drugs, the United States has begun training an elite unit of counternarcotics police in Ghana and planning similar units in…

Several African countries are under attack of islamic jihadist extremists.

Several African countries are under attack of islamic jihadist extremists.

Nigeria and Kenya, the two most important economies in West and East Africa respectively, are the pillars of the socio-economic change in Africa as well as having the largest and…