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  1. Sokoto Releases N246M For Students Training OverseasRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    Governor Aliyu Wamakko disclosed this at a farewell party for 143 indigenes who are being sponsored by the state government to undergo degree programmes at the International Islamic University Chithangang, Bangladesh, Republic of Sudan and Abdulmumin University, Niamey, Niger Republic.

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  2. Uganda line up Niger friendly before Ghana clash in AFCON qualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Uganda will test their readiness for their opening 2015 AFCON qualifier against Ghana by playing Nigeri on 01 September in a friendly.

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  3. .com | Niger detains minister over child traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | News24

    Niger's agriculture minister was remanded in custody on Saturday in a politically charged probe into suspected baby trafficking from neighbouring Nigeria, aides said.

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  4. Minister arrested in baby-trafficking scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    A relative says Niger's agriculture minister has been arrested over his alleged involvement in a baby-trafficking scandal that has shaken the country's political class.

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  5. Niger minister held over 'baby trafficking'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | Al Jazeera

    Niger's agriculture minister has been arrested on suspicion of involvement in a baby-trafficking network, a spokesman for his political party and legal sources has said.

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  6. Niger minister arrested in 'baby-trafficking' investigationRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | The Star Online

    Niger's agriculture minister has been arrested on suspicion of involvement in a baby-trafficking network, a spokesman for his political party and legal sources said on Saturday.

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  7. Twelve dead, 36,000 homeless in Niger floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | AlertNet

    Labourers unload emergency World Food Programme supplies that arrived at a warehouse in the town of Tahoua in northwestern Niger, July 31, 2005.

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  8. Niger Minister Arrested in Baby Trafficking InvestigationRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | Voice of America

    Niger's agriculture minister has been arrested on suspicion of involvement in a baby-trafficking network, a spokesman for his political party and legal sources said on Saturday.

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  9. Niger: Modern Day Slavery Still Rampant in NigerRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... and even bear children for her masters. One day she managed to escape, but hundreds of others are still enslaved in Niger. Maradi, southern Niger. Soldiers supposed to protect foreign journalists are dozing on plastic chairs in the shade in front of ...

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  10. Niger profileRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2012 | Newsday

    Veteran opposition leader Mahamadou Issoufou was declared winner of the March 2011 presidential polls held to end a year-long military junta.

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  11. Child brides in west Africa: Girls fight backRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | The Economist

    ... this year, having been beaten and bullied into wedding a stranger, she took a stand. She fled her husband's home in Niger's southern province of Zinder no fewer than four times after the ceremony, only to be dragged back by unsympathetic parents. ...

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  12. Uganda to camp in Niamey before facing Ghana in AFCON qualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    The Federation of Uganda Football Associations has revealed that the national team will camp in Niamey, Niger before facing Ghana in a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.

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  13. Crop survival in a hot climateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... correlates with crop output, Dr Ajit shares data from studies in three different regions: the African arid climate in Niger Republic, the semi-arid climate in Sokoto, Nigeria, and the tropics in Alor Star, Kedah. Based on data from the ...

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  14. 12 Deaths and 27,000 Displaced Nigeriens Because of FloodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | Global Voices Online

    ... translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone. Heavy rains and flooding in Niger have killed 12 people and left thousands without homes. Rivers in Niamey and the extended regions have risen and destroyed ...

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  15. An American Bluegrass Band Woos Nigerian Audiences With Their...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Global Voices Online

    ... to audition and won one of the ten slots for 2013, leading to a tour of Congo Brazzaville, Liberia, Mauritania and Niger. Bands have no say over where the State Department will send them, but Ben could not have been more thrilled to travel to West ...

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  16. Birth control in Niger: Population explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | The Economist

    HAOWA was already struggling to feed five children before she gave birth to triplets in the Gabi region of southern Niger 19 months ago.

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  17. Terrorist threats across Africa to be addressed at the Mining Security & Crisis Management ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... 2013, the mining industry and the world were deeply shocked by the deadly attack on the Areva operated Somair mine in Niger. One person died and fourteen were injured when two suicide bombers disguised in military attire drove their car into the ...

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  18. Qatar Charity develops two villages in NigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | The Peninsula

    ... artesian well in the village of Sowna and carried out several income-generating projects in the village of Aichign, in Niger. The projects have benefited 14,000 residents of both villages and was part of QC's development programmes for rural ...

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  19. Pastor Killed in Cameroon By Boko HaramRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | WorthyNews

    ... mutilated by machetes - were strewn along the approach to Ali's residence. In response, the regional governments of Niger, Nigeria, Chad and Cameroon pledged to create a joint-force to combat Boko Haram whose incursions have crossed all their ...

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  20. Chad: Niger-Chad - Oil Pipeline Agreement SignedRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    All is virtually set for Niger to begin exporting oil through Chad and Cameroon in 2016.

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