3 West African scholars who were abducted and enslaved in the U.S.

Omar Ibn Said
Omar Ibn Said was captured and sold into slavery in his early 30s

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West African states adopt ‘ECO’ as name for new currency

Muhammadu Buhari and Patrice Talon
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari (L) and his Beninese counterpart Patrice Talon (R) speak next to President of ECOWAS Commission Jean-Claude Brou (C) during an inauguration ceremony in Lagos, Nigeria

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