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H.E. Dr. Jean-Claude Kassi Brou
President of the ECOWAS COMMISSION
H.E. Dr. Mohamed Ibn Chambas
Special Representative of the Secretary General of the United Nations for West Africa and the Sahel
The President of the ECOWAS Commission, Jean-Claude Kassi Brou and the Special Representative of the Secretary General of the United Nations for West Africa and the Sahel, Mohamed Ibn Chambas held in Abuja, on 8 October 2018 their regular consultation on forthcoming elections in the ECOWAS Member States. They took note of the outcome of the presidential conventions of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) parties and reaffirmed ECOWAS and UN collaboration and commitment in support of the forthcoming February 2019 Nigerian general elections.
They congratulated the presidential candidate of the ruling party – the All Progressives Congress (APC), His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari and the opposition Peoples Democratic Pa..
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The promotion of access to quality education, training as well as the harmonisation of educational systems are very central to the renewed drive by the Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to improve the region’s educational sector.
The President of the ECOWAS Commission Jean-Claude Kassi Brou made this known at the opening of a Three-Day West African Education Conference on the 9th of October 2018, in Abuja, Nigeria.
President Brou delivering his speech President Brou told the gathering at the ECOWAS Commission headquarters that the core mandate of the Commission and indeed ECOWAS is to “embark on policies, programmes, projects and activities that enhance the social emancipation, poverty eradication and economic development through cooperation, integration and a common identity”.
He said it was for this reason that the ECOWAS education and training sector was established in 2003 with the objectives of providing all community citizens with greater acc..