What is Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)?
Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) meaning
| established – 28 May 1975|
aim – to promote regional economic cooperation
members – (15) Benin, Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Cote d’Ivoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo
reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html