French ambassador leaves Niger Republic – moneyamebo

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  • French ambassador to Niger Republic, Sylvain Itte, has finally travelled out of Niger after the government of France bowed to the order of Niger for it to remove its ambassador.
  • The office of French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris confirmed that Illte left the Niger Republic on Wednesday, September 27
  • Illte was ordered to leave the Niger Republic within 48 hours by the military junta sacked President Bazoum.

Niger Republic – Niamey – Sylvain Itte,  the French Ambassador to the Republic of Niger has finally left the Niger Republic. France bowed to pressure after several weeks of refusing to remove it ambassador from the Niger republic.

The military junta that removed President Bazoum from power had earlier expelled the French ambassador and all the French soliders on the soil of Niger.

 

French ambassador leaves Niger Republic

This is coming days after President Emmanuel Macron said Ittle would return to Paris and French troops withdrew.

President Macron made the announcement on Sunday, September 24.

Ittle’s departure was confirmed by two security sources in the Republic of Niger and President Macron’s office in Paris.

It was gathered that crowds of junta supporters had spent days camping outside a French military base to demand the troops’ departure.

Source: legit.ng

 

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