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News Niger » Events: 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 ... the impact of extreme weather events, and how communities recover from so-called “climate shocks.”

News Niger » Events: 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 ... and “brokenhearted” that the event turned into a public and political spectacle.

News Niger » Events: Niger state to join NNDC, applies for oil blocks

News channel or source: http://dailypost.ng/2018/02/21/niger-state-join-nndc-applies-oil-blocks/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Niger State government has applied for two oil blocks as part ... He stated: “As a prospective oil and gas producing state, this event provides us unique opportunity to inform you about the investment opportunities we have in this sector.

News Niger » Events: Niger State Applies For 2 Oil Blocks, Targets Own Refinery

News channel or source: https://leadership.ng/2018/02/21/niger-state-applies-2-oil-blocks-targets-refinery/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

He stated: “As a prospective oil and gas producing state, this event provides us unique opportunity to inform ... the dream of becoming an oil producing state, Bello said, “Niger state has commenced preliminary geological mapping, aeromagnetic surveys ...

News Niger » Events: Behind The Scenes At CRASHfest: How An All-Star World Music Festival Takes Shape

News channel or source: http://www.wbur.org/artery/2018/02/23/crashfest-house-of-blues
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The event is CRASHfest, World Music/CRASHarts’ third annual global ... R&B with an intercultural twist and “new wave funky rock,” with bands performing from Zimbabwe, Niger and Morocco, among others. The full list is on the CRASHfest website.

News Niger » Events: Pentagon Report: Command Failure Led to Deadly Niger Ambush

News channel or source: http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13961202000340
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

TEHRAN (FNA)- The New York Times reported that the investigation of the deadly Tongo Tongo ambush in Niger in October 2017 revealed that ... scope of their mission - kicking off the sequence of events that would end with the deaths of four Americans ...

News Niger » Events: Oil spillage drops by 27.3% in Niger Delta

News channel or source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/02/oil-spillage-drops-27-3-niger-delta/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

There are indications that oil spillage, occasioned by sabotage and other factors have dropped in the Niger Delta by 27.3 percent ... arguing that claims by Nigerians against a Nigerian company about events in Nigeria, governed by Nigerian law, should ...

News Niger » Events: Niger ex-governor, Aliyu debunks FG’s claim of 7000 electricity megawatts

News channel or source: https://guardian.ng/news/niger-ex-governor-aliyu-debunks-fgs-claim-of-7000-electricity-megawatts/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

He countered the declaration yesterday, at a socio-political movement by his former appointees in Minna, the Niger State capital.He said contrary to the statement, the country is presently generating only 5, 000 megawatts of electricity. At the event ...

News Niger » Events: Niger Ambush Probe To Call For More Scrutiny On US Missions

News channel or source: https://taskandpurpose.com/niger-ambush-probe-africa-troops/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

So far, there is no indication that events in Niger — and the possible scaling back of some operations on the ground there — will prompt similar calls for curtailment in Somalia. In West Africa, Al Qaeda-aligned militants, a small local Islamic State ...

News Niger » Events: 'New York Times' Investigates Ambush Of U.S. Soldiers In Niger

News channel or source: http://kuow.org/post/new-york-times-investigates-ambush-us-soldiers-niger
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

SHAPIRO: Rukmini Callimachi went to Niger to report this story ... and they want to go to the village well. And then a series of events happen that end up delaying the convoy in a place that we now, in retrospect, know was intimately tied to Doundoun ...