Niger Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. 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 ...


  2. 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 ...


  3. 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 ...


  4. 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.


  5. 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 ...


  6. 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 ...


  7. 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 ...


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

    Aug 8, 2014 |

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


  9. Swiftair MD83 over Mali on Jul 24th 2014, aircraft lost altitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | AVHerald

    ... out Egypt and Lebanon, had stated around noon Jul 24th 2014, that the aircraft flew around Mali, crossed into Niger's airspace and crashed near Niger's capital city Niamey. Algeria's Prime Minister confirmed the aircraft disappeared near Gao in ...


  10. Abel: Echoes of 2008 as Africans hail ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 |

    ... (Each Young Leader's fellowship includes a term at a U.S. college.) In Niamey, the capital of sandy, radioactive Niger, Ferdjani works for the World Food Program and has started her own business manufacturing organic hair-care and beauty products. ...


  11. Cameroon's Muslim Clerics Turn to Education to Shun Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Inter Press Service

    Sheik Oumarou Malam Djibring, a member of Cameroon's Council of Imams, called on the country's Muslims to be vigilant against the extremist group Boko Haram and to report any strange and suspicious-looking individuals.


  12. GIS Education News Weekly: Another MOOC, Colleges Take on FAA Regarding Drones, FOSS4GeoRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | Directions Magazine

    ... Online Academy before, but its focus in on design education (architecture and related disciplines). The " Mapping for Niger " project was launched by Orsolya Jenei, from Hungary, who had previously worked on mapping projects in Chad. She won a grant ...


  13. Cameroon: Muslim Clerics Turn to Education to Shun Boko HaramRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 |

    Motari Hamissou used to get along well with his pupils at the government primary school in Sabga, an area in Bamenda, the capital of Cameroon's North West Region.


  14. Cameroon: Cameroon Deploys Troops Against Boko HaramRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 |

    Cameroon has deployed troops to its northern region, joining international efforts to combat militants after the Nigerian Boko Haram kidnapped the wife of Cameroon's Vice Prime Minister and killed at least three people on Sunday July 27 in a cross-border attack in the northern town of Kolofata, Cameroon officials said.


  15. Ransom paid by European governments now Al-Qaeda's major funding: New York Times reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Times of Oman

    This Al-Andalus image grab taken on Sept. 30, 2010 from a video shows hostages seized in Niger by Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, among whom are five French.


  16. Re: NewsOne Minute: Boko Haram Kidnaps the Vice-Prime Minister of Cameroon's WifeRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | NewsOne

    Boko Haram, the brutal militant group best known for abducting around 200 Nigerian schoolgirls in April, has kidnapped the wife of Cameroonian Vice Prime Minister Amadou Ali, as well as her maid, the BBC reports.


  17. Boko Haram Has Kidnapped Wife Of Cameroon's Vice PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | Sweetness & Light

    In what's being described as "a savage attack," the wife of Cameroon Vice Prime Minister Ahmadou Ali was kidnapped along with the mayor of Kolofata in a series of attacks on Sunday by Boko Haram.


  18. Nigeria's Boko Haram targets top leaders at home and abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... in northeast Nigeria and underscores the growing threat it poses to a corner of West Africa where Nigeria, Cameroon, Niger, and Chad share borders. For much of the past year Boko Haram's strategy has been to destabilize Nigeria by sowing fear and ...


  19. Manhunt continues as wife of Cameroon vice premier kidnappedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Big News

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  20. Islamist Group: That Means, "Gang of Muslims"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Daily Pundit

    Boko Haram, an Islamist group which made international headlines with the abduction of 200 Nigerian schoolgirls in April, has stepped up cross-border attacks into Cameroon in recent weeks.