Here is a collection of photos from the 2nd Extra-Ordinary Summit on the Socio-Political Situation in Niger Republic have emerged.
The meeting took place on Thursday at the Old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The meeting was attended by:
ECOWAS Chairman and President of Nigeria, Bola Tinubu
President Julius Maada Bio of Sierra Leone
Umaro Mokhtar Sissoco of Guinea Bissau
President Everiste Ndayishimiye of Burundi.
President Alassane Ouattara of Cote d’Ivoire
President Mohamed Ould Ghazouani of Mauritania
Nana Akofo-Ado of Ghana
President Macky Sall of Senegal
President Patrice Talon of Benin Republic
Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé Eyadéma of Togo.
The Gambia and Liberia are member-states represented by their Ministers of Foreign Affairs.
Those absent are the heads of state in the troubled Niger Republic, Mali, Chad, and Burkina Faso.
Also at the meeting are Non-ECOWAS leaders, Mauritanian and Burundian Presidents, Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for West Africa and the Sahel, Leonardo Santos Simão.
The African Union Commission (AUC) Chairperson was represented by Amb. Bankole Adeoye, Commissioner for Political Affairs, Peace and Security, AUC.