Akufo-Addo urges action against terrorist activity in sub-region
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Akufo-Addo urges action against terrorist activity in sub-region


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The Chairman of the Economic Community of West African States, President Akufo-Addo has charged member states to contribute their agreed quota to the $1 billion dollar ECOWAS Counter-Terrorism Fund.
According to President Akufo-Addo, Ghana will be contributing $50 million dollars towards counter-terrorism activities "Of which $10 million is destined for the fund and 40 million for the domestic empowerment of our border security against potential terrorist incursions."
President Akufo-Addo also called for concerted actions by member countries to effectively tackle insecurity in the region.


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