News Niger » History: Niger Ambush Probe To Call For More Scrutiny On US Missions
Commanders in Niger currently have the authority to make decisions on ... Still, there has been little sign that any of those groups, which have a history of shifting alliances and affiliations, have the capacity to pose a threat beyond the region.
News Niger » History: Blues for a Niger Deltan, tears for the Niger Delta
Under the old arrangement, the Niger Delta would have prospected for and explored ... It is against this background that the discovery of oil has been termed a curse by those who know the history of the Nigerian State. Very early some vibrant sons of ...
News Niger » History: 7 Books That Put the Fierce into Black Queer History
As an Afro-German woman, I am used to raising my voice to insert myself into a history that wanted to erase my existence ... is about a young Black trans man from London and his turbulent journey to the Niger Delta to meet his father.
News Niger » History: Tal National to perform March 3
The band is from Niamey, the capital city of Niger. Their music is hypnotic, a highly unique contribution to West African guitar music. With its lightening fast rhythms and rotating cast of vocalists can be heard the history of Niger as a cultural ...
News Niger » History: History and economy of the Etche tribe of Rivers state Nigeria
And their history, like most ethnic groups in Nigeria ... Etche land holds a record as one of the few oil producing areas in the volatile Niger Delta Region where crude production has never been disrupted or interrupted in the last 50years.
News Niger » History: Parkland shooting survivor says she was ‘unimpressed’ by Trump’s consolation call
Trump has a history of making victims of tragedies uncomfortable. Last year, the president called the widow of a soldier who died in Niger and told her that “he knew what he signed up for,” according to a congresswoman who overheard the conversation.
News Niger » History: Niger make history in Kochi
Niger claim victory on their FIFA competition debut Salim Abdourahmane the hero for the Junior Menas Korea DPR face Brazil, while Niger meet Spain in their next group games History was made in Kochi on Saturday evening as Niger made a winning debut in a ...
News Niger » History: Niger: Finally, a war John McCain doesn't love
No word came from John McCain. Three weeks hence, the senator from Arizona is making history. McCain, who has never encountered a war he wasn’t eager to prosecute, is questioning the folly in Niger. The senator from Arizona can run but can’t hide from ...
News Niger » History: After Niger attack, a look at clandestine jihadis posing a growing danger to U.S. forces in Africa
He has a history of swapping sides and financing his operations through kidnappings. He has recruited fighters from among the Fulani nomads in western Niger, exploiting ethnic rivalries with the Daoussahak people in the region, some of whom have formed a ...
News Niger » History: Niger is the most amazing country I never expected to visit
Here, a passenger bus streaks down a dirt track parallel to the highway. Armin Rosen/Business Insider The Tuareg are one of the most important ethnic communities in northern Niger. They're desert traders and herders, and have long been romanticized as ...