Tag: Niger

ECOWAS sets date for possible military intervention in Niger

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has announced that it has finalized its plans for a

Nigeria: ECOWAS orders deployment of standby force amid Niger crisis

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has ordered the deployment of its standby force to Niger,

Former Niger rebel launches anti-coup movement in the first sign of internal resistance

A former rebel leader and politician in Niger, Rhissa Ag Boula, has launched a movement opposing the military

Niger’s coup snubs US envoy, denies access to deposed president Bazoum

A senior US diplomat has met with Niger’s military junta in an attempt to resolve the political crisis

West Africa on the brink of war as Niger coup deadline looms, ECOWAS threatens to use force

West African leaders are gearing up for a possible military intervention in Niger, as the junta that seized

France supports ECOWAS intervention in Niger, foreign minister says

France has expressed its backing for the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in its efforts to

West African leaders meet to discuss Niger crisis

The leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) are holding an emergency summit in Accra,

Niger crisis: France to airlift its citizens and EU nationals amid coup backlash

Foreign ministry statement comes as military governments of Burkina Faso and Mali warn against any military intervention in

Niger coup sparks anti-French violence, Paris warns of retaliation

France has issued a stern warning to any potential attackers on its nationals or interests in Niger, following