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Ali Mahaman Lamine Zeine

August 14, 2023

Niger will overcome ECOWAS sanctions, says new prime minister

“We think that even though it is an unfair challenge that has been imposed on us, we should be able to overcome it. And we will overcome it,” said Mr Zeine.

Ali Mahaman Lamine Zeine
August 12, 2023

Unpatriotic Nigerians calling on us to overthrow Tinubu: Military

It said the call was wicked and aimed to distract the military men performing their constitutional responsibilities.

Nigerian military
August 11, 2023

Niger coupists threaten to kill President Bazoum amid ECOWAS invasion threat

Niger Republic coupists have vowed to kill ousted President Mohamed Bazoum as ECOWAS deploys coalition forces for an immediate invasion.

President Mohamed Bazoum and Hadiza Mabrouk [Credit: Facebook]
August 10, 2023

ECOWAS deploys coalition troops for immediate invasion of Niger

The announcement came despite widespread warning that an invasion could plunge sun-Sahara Africa into turmoil.

Bola Tinubu and Nigerien junta
August 10, 2023

Niger coup plotters threat to Nigeria, West Africa’s stability: Tinubu

“We must engage all parties involved, including the coup leaders, in earnest discussions to convince them to relinquish power and reinstate President Bazoum,” Mr Tinubu said.

President Bola Tinubu
August 10, 2023

Niger coupists form new government; ignore Nigeria’s sanctions, ECOWAS threats

The newly appointed prime minister, Ali Mahaman Lamine Zeine, will lead 21 new ministers forming the new government.

Niger Coup plotters
August 8, 2023

Niger coup plotters name ex-cabinet member as prime minister

Mr Lamine Zeine was formerly the minister of economy and finance for several years in the cabinet of then-President Mamadou Tandja, ousted in 2010.

Ali Mahaman Lamine Zeine