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Niger , Sunday 22 April 2018

News Niger: Senator Opposes Niger Govt over N21.5bn Sukuk Loan

News channel or source: https://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/04/23/senator-opposes-niger-govt-over-n21-5bn-sukuk-loan/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Senator David Umaru representing Niger East senatorial zone in the National Assembly has opposed the plan by the Niger State Government to obtain a N21.5 billion Sukuk bond and has also told the members of the state House of Assembly not to give their ...

News Niger: MADE Holds Dissemination Workshops to in Niger Delta

News channel or source: http://thenationonlineng.net/made-holds-dissemination-workshops-to-in-niger-delta/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Market Development in Niger Delta (MADE), a DFID funded five year programme (2013 – 2018) using the Markets Work for the Poor (M4P) approach to generate sustainable inclusive economic growth in the non-oil sectors across the states in the Niger Delta ...

News Niger: Niger ambush suspect may be in custody, officials say

News channel or source: http://www.phillytrib.com/news/niger-ambush-suspect-may-be-in-custody-officials-say/article_e9d32b8e-5753-55e5-a249-83915f0da5cc.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

NIAMEY, Niger — More than six months ago, a group of U.S. soldiers rushed to reach a spot in the scrubland of Niger after intelligence officials intercepted a signal from the cellphone of a terrorist known as Doundoun Cheffou. He wasn’t there, but ...

News Niger: Drone Base in Niger Ramps Up a Murky U.S. War

News channel or source: http://www.wral.com/drone-base-in-niger-ramps-up-a-murky-u-s-war/17502981/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

AIR BASE 201, Niger — Rising from a barren stretch of African scrubland, a half-finished drone base represents the newest front line in the United States’ global shadow war. At its center, hundreds of Air Force personnel are feverishly working to ...

News Niger: Niger may have arrested militant with ties to US ambush

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/niger-arrested-militant-leader-chefou-54529144
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Niger's military has detained a suspect who it believes could be the militant leader who was being pursued when an ambush left four American soldiers dead in October, the American ambassador said Tuesday. U.S. Ambassador Eric P. Whitaker told The ...

News Niger: Niger Ambush Investigation Complete, Families of Fallen to Be Briefed

News channel or source: https://www.military.com/daily-news/2018/04/19/niger-ambush-investigation-complete-families-fallen-be-briefed.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

The families of the four troops killed in the Niger ambush last October will soon get individual, closed briefings on the findings of the investigation into the attack believed to have been carried out by an ISIS offshoot in Africa, Pentagon officials said ...

News Niger: Niger May Have Arrested Terrorist Chefou With Ties to Ambush of US Forces

News channel or source: http://www.ntd.tv/2018/04/18/niger-may-have-arrested-terrorist-chefou-with-ties-to-ambush-of-us-forces/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

NIAMEY, Niger—Niger’s military has detained a suspect who it believes could be the terrorist leader Doundou Chefou who was being pursued when an ambush left four American soldiers dead in October, the American ambassador said Tuesday. U.S. Ambassador ...

News Niger: Niger. Accredited diplomatic representations must act for the immediate release of arrested human rights defenders

News channel or source: https://www.amnesty.org/en/press-releases/2018/04/niger-les-representations-diplomatiques-accredites-doivent-agir-pour-la-liberation-immediate-des-defenseurs-des-droits-humains/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Organizations including Amnesty International, Front Line Defenders, Publish you pay, and Tournons La Page are urging diplomatic representatives in Niger to firmly condemn human rights abuses and restrictions on civic space by asking for the immediate and ...

News Niger: Niger may have arrested militant with ties to ambush that killed 4 US soldiers

News channel or source: https://www.militarytimes.com/flashpoints/2018/04/17/niger-may-have-arrested-militant-with-ties-to-ambush-on-us-forces/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

This image taken on on March 17, 2018, in Menaka, Mali, shows Azawad Salvation Movement (ASM) militants flying their flag atop of an off road veichle recovered during an operation conducted by ASM militants and said to have belonged to four American ...

News Niger: Niger says detainee is not mastermind of deadly attack: Sources

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/niger-detainee-mastermind-deadly-attack/story?id=54539674
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Three senior Nigerien officials tell ABC News that they have determined that a man they have in custody is not Doundou Cheffou the ISIS leader whom officials believe masterminded the deadly ambush last October that killed four American soldiers. ABC News ...