west african :
- n a group of languages spoken in the extreme western part of West Africa
- a of or relating to the countries or cultures or people of West Africa
News & Articles
- IARU Helps Raise Ham Radio Visibility in Ghana
The West African nation of Ghana may become less of a “rare one” in the future, thanks to an Amateur Radio Administration Course (ARAC) held earlier this month by International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) representatives. The IARU offers ARACs in developing countries, primarily to train regulators or prospective regulators on the administration of the Amateur and Amateur-Satellite services. “The...
June 11, 2013 - ARRL Amateur Radio News
- IMF board approves $15 million loan for Mali
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The IMF's executive board on Monday approved $15.1 million for Mali to support its economic program and help the strife-torn West African nation re-engage with other donors, the Fund said. The money comes under the International Monetary Fund's Rapid Credit Facility, which helps countries with an urgent balance of payments crisis, and should send a signal to other donors ...
June 11, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- UN mediator sees breakthrough in Guinea election talks
CONAKRY (Reuters) - The Guinean government and opposition parties in the West African nation have made a breakthrough during talks on Sunday that could end a violent political impasse and pave the way for legislative elections, a United Nations envoy said. President Alpha Conde's government and Guinea's opposition parties are locked in a United Nations-mediated talk over the organisation of a ...
June 10, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News