Guinea Coup Highlights the Weaknesses of West Africa’s Regional Body

ECOWAS is effectively protecting ousted president Alpha Condé, who manipulated the constitution to run for another term. Cellou Binani/AFP via Getty Images Benjamin Maiangwa, Lakehead University The latest coup in Guinea and the reaction of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to suspend the country’s membership have yet again demonstrated the ineffectiveness of […]