Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 157. Jurisdiction over War Crimes
Niger’s Penal Code (1961), as amended in 2003, under a chapter entitled “Crimes against humanity and war crimes” in which it provides for the punishment of a list of offences such as genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes in the meaning of the 1949 Geneva Conventions and the 1977 Additional Protocols I and II, states:
The courts of Niger have jurisdiction over the crimes set out in this chapter, regardless of the place where these might have been committed. For the crimes committed abroad by a national of Niger against a foreigner, the action of the foreigner or his family or the official notice of the authority of the State where the crime has been committed are not required. 
Niger, Penal Code, 1961, as amended in 2003, Article 208.8.