• President Julius Maada Bio of Sierra Leone has lauded the ECOWAS Court of Justice for its efforts at promoting judicial cooperation, facilitating access to justice and strengthening the rule of law in the region. ...Read More

  • A two day training programme designed to familiarise lawyers and law students from Sierra Leone with the ECOWAS Court of Justice opened on Tuesday, 14th May 2024 in Freetown. ...Read More

  • An expert in constitutional, comparative and international law from the Republic of Ghana, Professor Ernest Abotsi, will deliver the keynote address at the 2024 international conference of the ECOWAS Court of Justice, which will be opened on Monday, 13th May 2024 in Freetown by President Julius Maada Bio. ...Read More

  • The President of the ECOWAS Court, Honorable Justice Edward Amoako Asante on Monday, 13th May 2024 challenged participants in the 2024 international conference of the Court to suggest measures for strengthening synergies with national courts that will contribute to the resolution of the existing lacuna in their relationship. ...Read More

  • CONFERENCE The advance team of the ECOWAS Court for its 2024 international conference, led by its President, Justice Edward Amoako Asante, arrived in Freetown, Sierra Leone on Wednesday, 8th May 2024 to finalise arrangements for the four day conference, which will be opened on Monday, 13th May 2024 by President Julius Maada Bio. ...Read More

  • A professor of law and Vice Chancellor of a University in Ghana, Prof. Philip Ebow Bondzi-Simpson, has suggested the adoption of a new legal framework based on the ‘trinity of doctrines’ as the panacea for overcoming the present difficulties associated with the enforcement of the decisions of the ECOWAS Court by Member States. ...Read More

  • The ECOWAS Judicial Council met in Abuja, capital of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on 27 May 2024. The meeting was attended by Judges and High Level Officials of the Courts of justice of ECOWAS Member States. ...Read More

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