The President of the Community Court of Justice, ECOWAS, Justice Edward Amoako Asante has been re-elected for a second term of two years by his peers.
A statement by the Commission ECOWAS commission in Abuja says he was reelected during an election that was conducted by the five judges of the Court where the Vice President, Justice Gberi-be Ouattara was also re-elected for another term of two years.
Reacting to his re-election, Justice Asante commended his colleagues for the confidence reposed in him and pledged to ensure delivery of the court’s s mandate.
The five judges of the ECOWAS community Court include Justices Edward Amoako Asante from Ghana as President, Gberi-be Ouattara, Côte D’Ivoire, as Vice President, Dupe Atoki from Nigeria.
Others are Keikura Bangura, Sierra Leone and Januaria T.S. Moreira Costa from Cape Verde.