Niger Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. South of what?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2011 | Reuters

    Niger's army has clashed with a heavily armed convoy of vehicles that entered its territory from Libya, killing 13 in the convoy and suffering one casualty on its side, military sources in the West African country said on Wednesday.

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  2. Gunfire and rumors of coup attempt at Niger presidential palaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Reports of gunfire from the area of the Presidential Palace, in the Niger capital of Niamey came today, leading to rumors of a potential coup attempt.

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  3. Niger says it has intercepted over 500 Sahara migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    Niger has stopped more than 500 would-be migrants trying to cross the Sahara into neighboring Algeria in the past four months, the justice ministry said on Tuesday, as it cracks down on gangs ferrying people across the desert.

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  4. NigerRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Newspapers of Taiwan

    Le R??publicain is a weekly French language newspaper published every Thursday in the Nigerien capital city, Niamey. The paper, which is not affiliated with the national government, was founded in 1991 by Maman Abou, who still serves as editor and publisher.

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  5. Ottawa adds Libya to list of countries to avoid amid violence, terrorismRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Central African Republic, Iran, North Korea, Libya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. For Chad and Niger, the advice is to avoid all travel with the exception of their capitals - N'Djamena and Niamey, respectively - for which the advice ...

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  6. Niger jails man for four years in first slavery caseRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... outside Agadez March 14, 2014. REUTERS/Joe Penne NIAMEY, May 29 (Reuters) - A court in the West African state of Niger has sentenced a man to four years in jail in the country's first prosecution for slavery, a magistrate said on Thursday. The ...

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  7. Big money for Niger's child bridesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | BBC News

    Niger has one of the highest rates of child marriage in the world, and is struggling to stop the practice, writes the BBC's Fergal Keane.

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  8. Areva Reaches a Deal with Niger, Delays MineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Resource Investing News

    Niger and French nuclear multinational Areva have finally reached an agreement for the continued extraction of uranium over the next five years.

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  9. Govind Friedland to IPO GoviEx UraniumRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | The Northern Miner

    GoviEx Uranium Inc has filed a prospectus for an initial public offering with the Securities Commissions of Ontario and British Columbia and plans to use the net proceeds to pay for an environmental and social impact assessment as well as a pilot plant for its Madaouela uranium discovery in Niger.

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  10. Niger and Areva in hard-won uranium dealRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | The China Post

    The government of Niger and French nuclear energy group Areva announced on Monday that they had signed a deal to renew a decades-old agreement for the operation of two uranium mines.

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  11. Niger Signs Long-Delayed Uranium Deal with ArevaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Voice of America

    The Tamgak open air uranium mine is seen at Areva's Somair uranium mining facility in Arlit, Niger, September 25, 2013.

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  12. Why The US Is Training Special Forces In Some Of Africa's Least Stable StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Chadian soldiers march during Flintlock 2014, a U.S.-led international training mission for African militaries, in Diffa, Niger on March 3, 2014 The New York Times is reporting that the U.S. is helping to form elite counter-terror units within the militaries of four African countries.

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  13. Egypt: Fuel subsidies to be reducedRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... Imouraren mine until uranium prices improved, according to the terms of a deal to renew its production agreement in Niger, mining ministry sources said yesterday. The deal, expected to be signed yesterday in Niamey, will for the first time place ...

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  14. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | Business Wire

    Omar Hamidou Tchiana, Ministre d'Etat, Ministre des Mines et du Developpement industriel du Niger, Gilles Baillet, Ministre de... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Monochloroacetic Acid Industry Rep...

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  15. Areva signs uranium deal with NigerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    French nuclear group Areva agreed to a reduction in tax breaks and a rise in royalty rates at its uranium mines in Niger on Monday, but said the start of production at its giant new Imouraren mine would be delayed until prices improve.

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  16. Areva signs uranium deal with Niger, delays new mineRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | West Australian

    French nuclear group Areva agreed to a reduction in tax breaks and a rise in royalty rates at its uranium mines in Niger on Monday but said the start of production at its giant new Imouraren mine would be delayed until prices improve.

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  17. Niger, Areva in hard-won uranium dealRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | West Australian

    The government of Niger and French nuclear energy group Areva announced on Monday that they had signed a deal to renew a decades-old agreement for the operation of two uranium mines.

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  18. Orange continues to support innovation in Africa and launches its...Read the original story

    May 26, 2014 | WebWire

    After the CTIC incubator in Senegal and the Ebene project in Mauritius, Orange announces the opening of the first start-up incubator in Niger.

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  19. Niger arrests opposition members it says trying to incite coupRead the original story

    May 25, 2014 | Reuters

    Niger has arrested some 40 armed opposition supporters on suspicion of attempting to destabilise the West African nation in order to incite the army to stage a coup, the country's interior minister said.

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  20. Dozens arrested in Niger for plotting - military coup' : May 25, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | Daily Times

    NIAMEY: Dozens of opposition members have been arrested in Niger suspected of plotting a "military coup" in the west African nation, Interior Minister Hassoumi Massaoudou told AFP on Saturday.

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