Home central and west africa politics NIGER Issue dated 02/10/2013 Issoufou rebuilds his inner circle In difficulty internally and externally, Niger’s president, Mahamadou Issoufou, has discreetly strengthened his team of close collaborators. The position to date. [...] (455 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles MOROCCO Business 03/07/2020 ESL & Network lays groundwork for World Bank, IMF gathering in Marrakesh ANGOLA Business 30/06/2020 Lourenço wants to make up for diamond road repair blunder CAMEROON Politics 26/06/2020 Army frustrated over treatment of Israeli-supervised special forces defending Paul Biya's twilight years Access the free section On the same subject NIGER 30/04/2019 Ibrahim Yacouba in Paris to drum up support The candidate of the Mouvement patriotique nigerien-Kiishin Kassa (MPN) for the 2021 presidential election in Niger, Ibrahim Yacouba, who served [...] NIGER 10/02/2016 Issoufou wants convictions after uncertain putsch President Mahamadou Issoufou has instructed the Niamey military court to try those behind an attempted coup in December. But the probe has yet to untangle exactly what happened. [...] NIGER 13/01/2016 Issoufou’s securocrats foil putsch attempt Niger’s intelligence services proved their mettle last month by foiling a bid to overthow President Mahamadou Issoufou. [...] NIGER 04/03/2015 Bazoum back to basics at PNDS party Mohamed Bazoum, who recently stepped down as Niger’s foreign minister, was appointed minister of state to President Mahamadou Issoufou on [...] NIGER 22/10/2014 Issoufou builds bunker Against a backdrop of terrorism threats and internal political tensions, Niger’s Mahamadou Issoufou has beefed up his personal security. [...] NIGER 29/01/2014 Military miffed at Mahamadou There is no love lost between Mahamadou Issoufou and Niger’s military top brass, who are irked at being left out of crucial decision-making on defence. [...] Breaking news NIGER FRANCE 22/01/2014 Antoine Anfré appointed ambassador in Niamey Currently number two at the French Embassy in London with the rank of minister counsellor, 51-year-old Antoine Anfré has been [...] NIGER 18/09/2013 Niamey and US strike military pact Niger is incapable of dealing with the terrorist threat on its own soil and has given the US free rein to step in and take over. However it is not getting much in return. [...] NIGER 04/09/2013 Hama abandons Issoufou Hama Amadou's decision to take his party, the MODEN/Lumana, out of the new government is the clearest sign yet that he intends to run for president in 2016. [...] Spotlight NIGER 03/07/2013 Issoufou hangs on by thread Sand-storms are swirling around Niamey. Undermined by the insecurity that seems to have encircled Niger for the foreseeable future, President Mahamadou Issoufou has had to increase military spending to the detriment of other pressing needs. [...] NIGER 22/05/2013 Issoufou keeps cautious eye on army President Mahamadou Issoufou is doing his utmost to keep in check an army that has already overthrown four of the country’s leaders since independence. [...] Spotlight MALI NIGER 27/06/2012 Issoufou urges French to act A year after his election in April 2011, Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou is battling growing insecurity around his country. As time goes by, an uneasy status quo is settling on Northern Mali, just across the border from Niger, between armed [. [...] NIGER 28/03/2012 Issoufou and Hollande talk nuclear Nigeria's President Mahamadou Issoufou, considered by Paris to be one of French-speaking Africa's more frequentable leaders, recently had a meeting with the French Socialist party's presidential candidate. [...] SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com - Region SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 Previous Next Receive prompts for these topics NIGER Areva Brigi Raffini Direction de la documentation et de la sécurité extérieure Foumakoye Gado Ibrahim Wali Karimgama Ibrahim Yacouba Lawel Chekou Koré Mahamadou Issoufou Massaoudou Hassoumi Mohamed Bazoum Niger 24 PNDS Saïdou Sidibé Somair See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?