Africa is 'Paying Heavy Price' for Libya - Niger's Issoufou

"The Intervention in Libya is an example that proves global political governance is not democratic - we warned the international community against an intervention we knew would cause trouble," says President of Niger, Mahamadou Issoufou.

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President of Niger Mahamadou Issoufou was a keynote speaker at the Dialogue of Civilizations' Rhodes Forum in Greece. He currently chairs the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and has played a major role in establishing the African Continental Free Trade Area. The Africa summit is now a key feature of the Rhodes Forum and demonstrates the DOC’s contribution in the region. The Forum aims to address current debates around Africa’s future as a pillar of the global order and driver of economic growth.

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