Home Tags Niger

Tag: Niger

Two die in Niger clash with Sahel bandits – officials

-
Two people died following a clash between security forces and bandits in northern Niger, where al Qaeda's North African wing operates alongside...

UN ups aid appeal for Niger as hunger grows

-
Humanitarian groups led by U.N. agency OCHA called for more aid for the West African state of Niger, citing a growing risk...

Libya to send 260 prisoners home to Niger

-
Libya is allowing more than 260 prisoners from neighbouring Niger to return home, Libyan state news agency Jana reported. Some international organisations...

Niger raises severe hunger forecast, seeks more aid

-
Niger's government needs another 45 billion CFA francs in food aid after a new survey found 500 000 more people than previously...

Niger junta sets up anti-corruption team to recover cash

-
Niger's military junta has set up a financial commission tasked with fighting corruption and recovering money owed to the uranium-producing West African...

Al Qaeda claims kidnap of French man in Niger: TV

-
Al Qaeda's North Africa wing claimed responsibility for kidnapping a French man last month in northern Niger, Al Jazeera television said, citing...

Africa needs a new map: Analysis

-
It's time to start seeing the redrawing of the continent's colonial borders as an opportunity, not a threat. Muammar al-Gaddafi isn't exactly known...

UN aid agencies sound alarm on Niger food

-
United Nations humanitarian agencies sounded the alarm yesterday about a growing food crisis in the West African state of Niger, but said...

Niger seeks $133 mln to combat food crisis

-
The United Nations needs an extra $133 million to tackle food shortages and malnutrition in Niger that have already triggered massive displacements...

Niger facing famine, millions at risk: president

-
Millions of people are threatened by famine in Niger, the new military ruler said yesterday in a message that contrasted starkly with...

COMPANY NEWS

SANDF missing the communication target

-
Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...