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Niger , Saturday 23 September 2017

News Niger: In Bayelsa : Suspected Niger Delta militants attack oil vessel, kill policemen

News channel or source: http://www.pulse.ng/news/local/in-bayelsa-suspected-niger-delta-militants-attack-oil-vessel-kill-policemen-id7362890.html
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

At least three persons have been shot dead by suspected militants in Bayelsa State, Premium Times reports. It was gathered that the militants attacked a tug-boat carrying crude oil in Southern Ijaw creeks. At least three crew members, two of which were ...

News Niger: What Is The Capital Of Niger?

News channel or source: http://www.worldatlas.com/articles/what-is-the-capital-of-niger.html
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Niamey is the capital city of Niger, a title the city received way back when the country was still a French colony. Niamey is the largest city in Niger, with the city’s population being estimated to be over 1.3 million inhabitants. The city sits on an ...

News Niger: Embrace FG’s agric policies, Boroh urges Niger Delta youths

News channel or source: http://sunnewsonline.com/embrace-fgs-agric-policies-boroh-urges-niger-delta-youths/
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

The Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Brig-Gen Paul Boroh (retd), has called on youths in the Niger Delta to take advantage of the Federal Government agricultural policies to empower themselves. Boroh made the call in a statement issued ...

News Niger: Thousands left homeless after Niger flooding

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/09/niger-thousands-left-homes-severe-flooding-170920191014397.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Tens of thousands of people have been left homeless in Niger after months of severe flooding. Residents in the capital, Niamey, have criticised the authorities, saying that rebuilding efforts in flood-stricken areas have been slow. At least 56 people have ...

News Niger: JTF troops rescue 2 soldiers and four civilians in Niger Delta

News channel or source: http://www.informationng.com/2017/09/514577.html
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Two abducted soldiers and four civilians were rescued from the captivity of kidnappers’ by troops of the Joint Military Task Force in the Niger Delta, codenamed Operation Delta Safe. The OPDS, with headquarters in Igbogene, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, also ...

News Niger: COUNTER-TERROR WARFARE IN MALI AND NIGER: France arms its Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) wit

News channel or source: http://www.militaryaerospace.com/pt/2017/09/22/counter-terror-warfare-in-mali-and-niger-france-arms-its-reaper-unmanned-aerial-vehicles-uavs-wit.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

COUNTER-TERROR WARFARE IN MALI AND NIGER: France arms its Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) with Hellfires. France began using the Reaper UAV in Africa in 2014 but they were unarmed. The Reapers are built to handle hot and dusty conditions and have ...

News Niger: FEATURE-Niger floods leave tens of thousands homeless as rebuilding lags

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/nigerNews/idAFL5N1LZ3Y4
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

NIAMEY, Sept 19 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Ankle-deep in mud, Mahamane Soumana hesitatingly throws a net in his home’s flooded yard in Banga Bana district, in Niger’s capital. “I‘m a rice farmer, not a fisherman,” he sighs, tugging at the net.

News Niger: Niger: Thousands left without homes after severe flooding

News channel or source: http://m.news24.com/news24/Africa/News/niger-thousands-left-without-homes-after-severe-flooding-20170921
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Niamey - Tens of thousands of people have been left homeless in Niger after months of severe flooding. Residents in the capital, Niamey, have criticised the authorities, saying that rebuilding efforts in flood-stricken areas have been slow. At least 56 ...

News Niger: WAFU Cup of Nations: Black Stars clear Niger to make it to the final against old foes Nigeria

News channel or source: http://www.gbcghana.com/1.11317009
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Stephen Safro handed Ghana a 2-0 win over Niger in the second semi-final of the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations at Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Thursday, September 21. Niger started strongly and created their first real chance on goal in the tenth minute when ...

News Niger: HUH! 7 Family Members Died After Eating Guinea Corn Flour Meal In Niger -Shocking Details

News channel or source: http://www.gistmania.com/talk/topic,344339.0.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Seven members of the same family in Anaba village, Magama Local Government Area of Niger State on Monday, died as a result of food poisoning. Revealing details of the sad incident, the Police Public Relations officer in the state, DSP Babalola Adewole ...