Nigerien Prime Minister Brigi Rafini Signs Condolence Book for President George H.W. Bush

On Friday, December 7, Prime Minister Brigi Rafini of Niger signed the condolence book for President George H.W. Bush.  The Prime Minister was accompanied by a large delegation from his cabinet as well as Deputy Foreign Minister Lamido Housseini Salamatou Bala Goga.  The signing occurred following a brief statement by Ambassador Eric P. Whitaker acknowledging the loss of one of America’s great patriots and a statement by the Prime Minister emphasizing the strength of United States-Niger relations.