Niger justice minister says Gaddafi son Saadi in Niger

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Posted: Sep 11, 2011 3:23 PM

NIAMEY (Reuters) - Muammar Gaddafi's son Saadi entered the territory of Libya's southern neighbor Niger on Sunday, Niger's justice minister said.

"He was in a convoy of nine people. They were intercepted heading in the direction of Agadez," Marou Adamou told a news conference, referring to the northern town through which at least two previous convoys of Gaddafi loyalists have entered in the past week.

(Reporting by Mark John)