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Niger , Friday 23 February 2018

News Niger: Major intelligence, strategic failures helped spur US soldiers' deaths in Niger, report says

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/18/major-intelligence-strategic-failures-helped-spur-us-soldiers-deaths-in-niger-report-says.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

A new report details how a worldwide oversight in the War on Terror helped lead to the deaths of four U.S. service members in Niger last October — the largest loss of American troops during combat in Africa since the 1993 “Black Hawk Down” debacle in ...

News Niger: Buhari assures Niger Delta of rapid development

News channel or source: http://thenationonlineng.net/buhari-assures-niger-delta-rapid-development/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja assured the people of Niger Delta that his administration would continue to support rapid development in the region by consolidating on all ongoing projects and initiating new ones to create more economic ...

News Niger: Niger Gov’s Wife Empowers 3,000 Women in 25 LGs

News channel or source: http://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/02/23/niger-govs-wife-empowers-3000-women-in-25-lgs/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Hundreds of women on Friday besieged the premises of two first generation banks in Minna to access the empowerment package promised them by the wife of the Niger State governor, Dr. Amina Sani Bello. Dr. Bello while launching the scheme at the Justice ...

News Niger: Top Oversight Dem pushing for White House documents on Niger ambush

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/top-oversight-dem-pushing-for-white-house-documents-on-niger-ambush/ar-BBJsRlX
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The top Democrat on the House Oversight Committee is pushing for more information on the October ambush in Niger that left four U.S. soldiers dead. In a letter to committee Chairman Trey Gowdy Harold (Trey) Watson Gowdy Overnight Energy: Dems ask Pruitt to ...

News Niger: Buhari tells visiting Olu of Warri what his government will do in Niger Delta

News channel or source: http://dailypost.ng/2018/02/23/buhari-tells-visiting-olu-warri-government-will-niger-delta/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday assured people of Niger Delta that his administration would work towards rapid development of the region. Buhari said his administration will ensure development in the region by consolidating on all ongoing projects and ...

News Niger: Cornell-CARE team to advance gender equity, climate resilience in Niger

News channel or source: http://news.cornell.edu/stories/2018/02/cornell-care-team-advance-gender-equity-climate-resilience-niger
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Researchers from the Dyson School are working with the humanitarian agency CARE in Niger on gender equity and climate resiliency. Cornell University and the international humanitarian agency CARE have been collaborating since 2011 to tackle global problems ...

News Niger: Buhari Restates Commitment To Developing Niger Delta

News channel or source: https://www.channelstv.com/2018/02/23/buhari-restates-commitment-developing-niger-delta/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the people of Niger Delta of his administration’s commitment to ensuring a rapid development in the region. In a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the President explained ...

News Niger: Innoson commences training of 200 Niger Delta youths

News channel or source: http://www.businessdayonline.com/innoson-commences-training-200-niger-delta-youths/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Innoson Kiara Academy has commenced training of 200 Niger Delta youths in automobile fitting to meet the needs of the country’s labour market. The exercise was flagged off at the factory auditorium Nnewi, Anambra State on Friday with an induction ...

News Niger: Command Failures Led to Niger Ambush, Explosive Report Shows

News channel or source: https://www.military.com/daily-news/2018/02/19/command-failures-led-niger-ambush-explosive-report-shows.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Saturday that the Pentagon investigation of the Niger ambush in which four U.S. troops were killed is close to being wrapped up, but that was before The New York Times published a detailed and damning report based partly ...

News Niger: Buhari meets Olu of Warri, assures Niger Delta of rapid development

News channel or source: http://www.pulse.ng/news/local/buhari-meets-olu-of-warri-assures-n-delta-of-rapid-development-id8028788.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

He reiterated the Federal Government commitment to maintaining peace and security in the Niger Delta for economic and social activities to thrive. President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja reassured the people of Niger Delta that his administration ...