Armed group threatens to ‘paralyse’ Niger oil industry if China fails to cancel $400 million loan

Anti-junta Patriotic Liberation Front claims attack on oil export pipeline on 16 June and warns of more to come if demands not met

Niger coup leader General Abdourahmane Tchiani.
Niger coup leader General Abdourahmane Tchiani.Photo: AFP/SCANPIX
Published 21 June 2024, 11:39Updated 21 June 2024, 11:39