Niger: Prominent Tandja Ministers re-arrested

Reuters reports "a dozen" former ministers were arrested " in suspected plot " on Monday (the 29th). They include Lamine Zeine (finance), Garba Lompo (justice), and Lamido Oumarou (mines), all of whom were detained after the coup when financial crimes were…

1 comment for “Niger: Prominent Tandja Ministers re-arrested

  1. Susanne
    April 21, 2010 at 7:44 am

    Some 44% of all Niger children fall into the ranks of the malnourished… Most people survive on subsistence farming, however this season they saw hardly any rain. In addition to drought, they’re also facing high food prices. We need to recognize the signs of a looming hunger crisis: http://www.wfp.org/stories/hanging-thread-niger

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