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  1. Can Uganda Cranes defy the omens?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | New Vision

    In fact, in the eight meetings the two sides have faced off since their meeting in the 1978 Nations Cup final when Ghana edged Uganda 2-0, the Black Stars have only registered four two-goal wins over the Cranes. In the other three, Uganda has beaten Ghana once and pulled off two draws a pattern that would ideally point to another cracking fixture in Kumasi this weekend.

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  2. Uganda captain Andrew Mwesigwa says Ghana will be under pressure in qualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Uganda Cranes skipper Andrew Mwesigwa has said Ghana will be more on pressure when the two teams battle this weekend in a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. The Black Stars of Ghana will host Uganda Cranes in a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi.

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  3. Uganda coach Milutin Sredojevic expects Cranes to pass Black Stars examinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    ... in a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi. Before the team left Niamey, Niger on Thursday afternoon where they have been camped for four days, Sredojevic said he has done his work and now expects results. ...

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  4. Flooding in Niger leaves 28 deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Twenty-eight people have been killed and more than 51 000 affected by flooding in Niger after heavy rains in June inundated swathes of the impoverished nation, the United Nations said on Thursday. The weather has destroyed more than 4 500 homes and more than 100 hectares of fields and gardens, according to data from the UN's Office for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs in Niamey.

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  5. Over 51,000 affected, 28 killed by Niger flooding: UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    At least 28 people have been killed and more than 51,000 affected by flooding in Niger after heavy rains in June inundated swathes of the impoverished nation, the United Nations said Thursday. The weather has destroyed more than 4,500 homes and more than 250 acres of fields and gardens, according to data from the UN's Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in Niamey.

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  6. Uganda expected in Ghana today for AFCON qualifierRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | GhanaWeb

    Uganda are expected in Ghana today ahead of their 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Black Stars on Saturday. Ahmed Hussein, the FA's spokesman told MTNFootball.com on Wednesday that the team will leave Niamey, Niger on Thursday evening to connect to Accra.

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  7. Ghana VS Uganda: Cranes Set for Kumasi TripRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Uganda Cranes four ay in Niamey will be concluded today when the national senior team flies out of Niger to Accra, Ghana ahead of Saturday's 2015 Nations cup qualifier in Kumasi. With four rigorous training sessions and a friendly under their belt, the Cranes are set to leave for Ghana this at 4pm.

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  8. Niger remind Cranes of hard task aheadRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | Daily Monitor

    While running away with shared spoils is greatly possible, picking maximum points from Kumasi's Baba Yara Stadium when Uganda face Ghana in the 2015 Nations Cup qualifiers on Saturday remains one piece of delicate hope.

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  9. U.S. expands drone operations in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... that have taken root in states whose governments are unable to exert control over their own territory. In Niamey, Niger's capital, U.S. and French forces set up neighboring drone hangars last year to conduct reconnaissance flights over Mali, where ...

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  10. Uganda limps into AFCON qualifier against Ghana after losing 2-0 to Niger in friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Uganda showed their frailties on Tuesday when they were beaten 2-0 by Niger in their last international friendly before their 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Ghana in Kumasi on Saturday.

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  11. US strike al-Shabab jihadists during meeting, says Somali officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Age

    ... that have taken root in states whose governments are unable to exert control over their own territory. In Niamey, Niger's capital, US and French forces set up neighbouring drone hangars last year to conduct reconnaissance flights over Mali, where ...

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  12. .com | US moves drones to northern NigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | News24

    The US military will shift its drone flights in Niger from Niamey to a base further north, allowing Washingon to better track Islamist fighters in the region, a defence official said on Tuesday.

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  13. U.S. military may move Niger drone base to Sahara desert cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | AlertNet

    The United States is preparing a possible redeployment of its drones in Niger to set up a forward base in the Sahara closer to Islamist militants blamed for attacks across the region, U.S. military and Defense Department officials said.

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  14. U.S. to open second drone base in NigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... that have taken root in states whose governments are unable to exert control over their own territory. In Niamey, Niger's capital, U.S. and French forces set up neighboring drone hangars last year to conduct reconnaissance flights over Mali, where ...

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  15. Why Is the U.S. Air Force Ordering Tents for an Airstrip in Niger?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Gawker

    U.S. forces are attacking ISIS fighters in Iraq and Al-Shabaab in Somalia. But today's surest sign that the Obama administration is widening the endless War On Terrora may be an Air Force bid for 18 tan canvas tents, to be shipped to an airbase in Niamey, Niger.

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  16. US strike al Shabaab jihadists during meeting, says Somali officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Age

    ... that have taken root in states whose governments are unable to exert control over their own territory. In Niamey, Niger's capital, US and French forces set up neighbouring drone hangars last year to conduct reconnaissance flights over Mali, where ...

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  17. Fufa Statement on Today's Media Reports: Geoffrey MassaRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Massa that he could only be released by his club on Wednesday 3rd September, 2014. Definitely connection to Niamey, Niger for Massa where some foreign based players inclusive of Denis Onyango (South Africa), Luwagga Kizito (Portugal), Tony Mawejje ...

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  18. US Bombs Somalia in Drone AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Common Dreams

    A drone sits at a French army base in Niamey, Niger. France and the United States have ramped up their cooperation in Africa to counter terrorist threats.

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  19. US set to open 2nd drone base in Niger, expand operations in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... that have taken root in states whose governments are unable to exert control over their own territory. In Niamey, Niger's capital, U.S. and French forces set up neighboring drone hangars last year to conduct reconnaissance flights over Mali, where ...

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  20. Niger lifts parliament chief's immunity in baby-trafficking caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | AlertNet

    Women walk past the yellow exterior of a supermarket in Niamey, September 19, 2013.

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