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Thursday, 02-11-16, 13:56Niger Elections - Why We Must Pay Attention[OSIWA] General elections will be held in Niger on 21st February 2016. This is a significant moment for the country, which has faced years of unstable governments since gaining independence in 1960. Following its last national dialogue that ushered in a new government in 1993, Niger has alternated between democratic and military regimes. There have been three confirmed coups d'état as well as a more recent alleged coup attempt in December 2015, just a few months before the elections are due to be held. read more...
Thursday, 02-11-16, 12:17Algeria-Niger - Convergence of Views On Several Issues[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -New Ambassador of Niger to Algeria Ali Malou, on Wednesday welcomed the convergence of views between Algeria and his country on several issues. read more...
Thursday, 02-11-16, 9:22Refugee Camp Hit By Twin Suicide Bombings[Al Jazeera] More than 70 people have been killed in a double suicide attack at a camp for internally displaced persons (IDPs) in northeast Nigeria, local officials told Al Jazeera. read more...
Thursday, 02-04-16, 13:09MSF's Study in Niger Shows No Significant Benefit From Routine Use of Antibiotics in Malnourished Children[MSF] The routine use of antibiotics in the treatment of severe acute malnutrition has minimal impact on the likelihood of recovery, according to a major study of more than 2,000 children by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) and its research arm Epicentre, published today in The New England Journal of Medicine. read more...
Friday, 01-29-16, 7:59Man Arraigned for Trafficking 10 Children From Niger Republic[Premium Times] A 50-year-old man, Luku Labi, who allegedly trafficked 10 children from Benin Republic into Nigeria, was on Thursday charged before a Yaba Chief Magistrates' Court in Lagos. read more...
Wednesday, 01-20-16, 14:00CHAN Group C - Nigeria 4 - 1 Niger[Focus] Second half substitute Chisom Chikatara inspired Nigeria to a crushing 4-1 win over Niger in their African Nations Championships opening match at Kigali's Nyamirambo stadium on Monday. read more...
Wednesday, 01-20-16, 12:59CHAN - Eagles Maul Niger, Top Group C[Vanguard] The Super Eagles yesterday annihilated the Mena of Niger 4-1 in a blistering second half display that saw Abia Warriors striker, Chisom Chikatara bag a hat-trick. By this victory, the Sunday Oliseh tutored team went top of Group C after the opening game between tournament favourites, Tunisia and Guinea ended 2-2. read more...
Tuesday, 01-19-16, 9:03CHAN 2016 - Super Eagles Start With Big Win Over Niger[Premium Times] The Nigeria home-based Super Eagles team started their campaign at the African Nations Championships, CHAN, on a winning note as they thrashed West African neighbours, Niger, 4-1 at the 22, 000 capacity Kigali Regional Stadium on Monday. read more...
Tuesday, 01-19-16, 8:03#CHAN 2016 Update - Nigeria Thrill in 4-1 Win Over Niger[New Times] Nigeria and Niger produced a very exciting African Nations Championship (CHAN) encounter at Kigali Regional Stadium in Nyamirambo. read more...
Monday, 01-18-16, 10:03Neighbours Nigeria, Niger Light Up Group C[CAF] Nigeria and Niger have old scores to settle when the two teams lock horns in a Group C clash on Monday in Kigali. read more...

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