U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
Office of the Spokesperson
For Immediate Release
STATEMENT BY ELIZABETH TRUDEAU, DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF PRESS RELATIONS
April 1, 2016
Presidential Inauguration in Niger
On the occasion of Niger’s April 2 presidential inauguration, the United States congratulates President Mahamadou Issoufou on his election to a second term. We look forward to continuing to work with President Issoufou and the people of Niger on our many shared priorities.
The United States remains committed to supporting the Nigerien people through our partnership with Niger on security, development, and democratic governance.