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Niger

Mahamadou Issoufou

Date of Birth: January 1 1952
Place of Birth: Dandaji, Illela District, Tahoua, Niger


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Keeping up with the Compaorés

Most notable among them are a former party chief and ex-Chairman of the National Assembly Roch Marc Christian Kaboré who was gradually squeezed out of the party last year and former Agriculture Minister Salif Diallo who is dead against the rise of François and works in Niger as an advisor to President Mahamadou Issoufou...


Refinery causes more government headaches

Gado and the rest of President Mahamadou Issoufou’s government claim that price is the lowest the refinery can go and still pay back the loan the government signed for the plant’s construction...


Issoufou under siege

President Mahamadou Issoufou started his term with international approval...


Gadaffi Junior's gaffe

Libya’s National Transitional Council immediately branded Niger as complicit in Gadaffi’s crimes and reacted angrily when in November President Mahamadou Issoufou granted Es Saadi asylum...


It’s only just begun

Ahead of the Fifth Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC V) in Beijing on 19-20 July President Mahamadou Issoufou declared that Niger’s cooperation with China on natural resources had only just begun...


Favourite four

The four Presidents – Benin’s Thomas Yayi Boni Côte d’Ivoire’s Alassane Dramane Ouattara Guinea’s Alpha Condé and Niger’s Mahamadou Issoufou – present themselves as symbols of a new democratic wave in Francophone Africa...


President Tandja goes for a third term

67% of the vote in the first round of the presidential elections; Mahamadou Issoufou and the Parti Nigerien pour la Démocratie et le Socialisme took 24...


Starting from scratch

The opposition has 28 seats: 16 seats for Mahamadou Issoufou's Parti Nigerien pour la Démocratie et le Socialisme-Tarayya (PNDS) eight for the Rassemblement pour la Démocratie et le Progrès-Djamaa (RDP) and four seats for Adamou Moumouni Djermakoye's Alliance Nigerienne pour la Démocratie et le Progrès (ANDP)...


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