The town of Niamey has a brand new mayor, Oumarou Dogari, an activist of the Hama Amadou opposition social gathering, Moden Fa Lumana. He undoubtedly gained the victory over his opponent from the ruling social gathering for mayor of the Nigerian capital. His social gathering alone gained the vast majority of Niamey’s council seats.
as reported from Niamey, Moussa Kaka
It was with 25 votes to twenty for his opponents from the ruling social gathering that the brand new mayor of town of Niamey was elected. Oumarou Dogari, an early activist of the opposition Moden Fa Lumana, is a 58-year-old civil engineer. It isn’t any shock that the brand new mayor of town of Niamey has been elected.
In the course of the final municipal election on 13 December 2020, his social gathering Moden Fa Lumana really gained 24 municipal councils out of a whole of 45 seats. With contributions from the voices of six advisers from the opposite two political events who’ve had native elected representatives in town of Niamey, the Doubara social gathering in Salou Djibo and MPNde Ibrahim Yacoubou, the brand new head of town of Niamey, sit comfortably.
That is the second time Oumarou Dogari has held this place, after a interval from 2011 to 2013. In line with sources near town of Niamey, he had been fired by the federal government for mortgaging a financial institution of the property’s capital. town, particularly the mayor’s residence and the executive storage. The Inside Ministry even talks in regards to the extreme indebtedness of society in town of Niamey underneath its former management.
Final Monday, the strategy of putting in native elected officers from the 265 municipalities in Niger started. Throughout this ceremony, all newly elected officers had been requested to work for the growth of the residents who expressed their confidence in them by voting for them.