With ECOWAS threatening Niger with war, the West African alliance seems to have forgotten an important detail: many citizens of countries belonging to the bloc call Niger home – literally, as they live and work there, raise families and make friends.


Sponsored Images

West African expats from Benin, Burkina Faso, Ghana and elsewhere rallied in the Nigerien capital Niamey on Saturday to make their voices heard. The want their governments to reconsider joining any military adventure in Niger and remember that the lives of their own nationals are at stake too.

Beninese in the crowd were especially angry at their president’s open backing of the ECOWAS position and acting as the bloc’s mediator with the coup-powers in Niamey.

Dear Readers, Good and credible news reportage is tedious task and requires huge finances.

We are soliciting your Noble support for as low as N1,000 your support would go a long way in assisting us to continue to guarantee our readers quality news.
Bank transfers can be made to:
Account Name: Harvest and Commercial
Bank: Sterling Bank
Account Number: 0078627735