Uncategorized

Niger in Turmoil as Soldiers Stage Coup on Live TV, Dissolve Constitution, and Detain President Bazoum

Affordable Data Plans for MTN, Airtel, Glo, and 9mobile at allmedia24data.com
Niger in Turmoil as Soldiers Stage Coup on Live TV, Dissolve Constitution, and Detain President Bazoum

In a shocking turn of events, soldiers in Niger have declared a coup on national television, announcing the dissolution of the constitution, the suspension of all institutions, and the closure of the country’s borders. The dramatic televised address late Wednesday was led by Colonel-Major Amadou Abdramane, who surrounded himself with nine other uniformed soldiers, all denouncing the regime of President Bazoum.

The soldiers cited the nation’s deteriorating security situation, poor economic conditions, and social governance as the driving forces behind their decision to take control. Niger, a landlocked West African country, has been grappling with poverty and jihadist insurgencies, placing immense pressure on its leadership. President Bazoum, who assumed office two years ago in Niger’s first peaceful transition of power since independence from France in 1960, now finds himself detained amidst the chaos.

Buy Cheapest Data Price
Our Data Prices on JMDATA:
- MTN SME 1: N255 per 1GB
- MTN Corporate: N259 per 1GB
- Airtel CG: N278 per 1GB
- Glo CG: N230 per 1GB
- 9mobile: N125 per 1GB
Download Our Mobile APP to get started: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.encrypted.jmdata

Trending: APC Vice Chairman Resigns Over Alleged Plan to Impose Ganduje as Adamu’s Replacement

Global leaders have swiftly responded to the crisis, urging for the immediate release of President Bazoum. Regional efforts for mediation are already underway, with the president of neighboring Benin, Patrice Talon, heading to the capital city of Niamey to help resolve the situation. The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has been actively engaged in the diplomatic efforts to restore stability in the region.

The coup has sparked international concern, given Niger’s strategic position in the Sahel and its status as one of the few pro-Western leaders in the area. The unfolding situation could have broader implications for regional security and stability.

READ ALSO: Victor Osimhen Demands N8 Billion Contract Extension Amidst Interest from Top Clubs

In response to the coup, the president’s office issued a message on Twitter (now rebranded as X), stating that elements of the Presidential Guard (PG) had attempted to gain the support of the national armed forces and the national guard but were unsuccessful. The army and national guard have declared their readiness to take action against the PG elements involved in the coup if they do not return to a more cooperative disposition.

The situation remains highly fluid and uncertain, with the citizens of Niger and the international community closely monitoring developments. The implications of the coup are likely to reverberate throughout the region, and a swift resolution is urgently needed to prevent further escalation of tensions.

(Source: Vanguard Nigeria)

Google News Channel

Follow us on Google News for Latest Headlines


Join Our WhatsApp, Facebook, or Telegram Group For More News, Click This Link Below;

WhatsApp Channel

https://whatsapp.com/channel/0029VaELqhlHVvTXjDnUf80h


WhatsApp Group

https://chat.whatsapp.com/C6C3F5tXtKE8SUuJUO78KA


Facebook Page

https://facebook.com/allmedia24news


Our Twitter Page

https://www.twitter.com/allmedia24news
Telegram Group

https://t.me/allmedia24

Threads App Official Page

https://www.threads.net/@allmedia24news

Allmedia24 Whatsapp Group

RECEIVE NEWS FROM EMAIL

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*