Get Latest Tori News Alert!
Enter your email below.

Delivered by FeedBurner





Hot Stories
Recent Stories

Commotion As Heavy Gunfire Is Heard Near Niger's Presidential Palace

Posted by Samuel on Wed 31st Mar, 2021 - tori.ng

Other shots were also heard early in the morning in the area of Niamey International Airport, where Niger’s military base was located.

Niger Republic

File photo

According to a report by the News Agency of NIgeria, heavy gunfire has been reported in Niger Republic.

The gunshot was heard in the area of the presidential palace in Niger’s capital around 3:00 a.m. local time (0200 GMT) on Wednesday.

The sound from the gunshot lasted for about 30 minutes, according to residents.

Other shots were also heard early in the morning in the area of Niamey International Airport, where Niger’s military base was located.

The presidential guard has blocked all access routes to the palace at strategic points.



Top Stories
Popular Stories


Stories from this Category
Recent Stories