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  1. Air Peace boosts expansion plan with new aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 28 | Vanguard

    ... routes recently approved for it. "We have been designated to fly into Dakar, Senegal, Accra, Ghana, Niamey, Niger; Abidjan, Ivory Coast; and Douala, Cameroun, China, Dubai, India, and South Africa. "One of the new aircraft has the capacity to take ...

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  2. .com | African Education Sector A Pillar for Agenda 2063Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | News24

    By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa It is highly important for the Africn continent to follow up on new initiatives aimed at bettering the lives of the people. One just development is what has resulted in March 1, to be marked as the first edition of the Africa Day of School Feeding.

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  3. Rotary District Governor visits Westfield/Mayville RotaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Westfield Republican

    Newly installed Rotary District Governor Marlee Diehl visited the Westfield/Mayville Rotary Club last week and announced the club's 2016-17 goal this year "Rotary Serving Humanity." Two of her favorite undertakings during her visit were recognizing long-time members and exceptional associates of Rotary.

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  4. Qatar Charity begins anti-malaria project in NigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Peninsula

    Doha: Qatar Charity has launched a programme to combat malaria for the benefit of 1,500 orphans and their parents in Niamey, Tillabri and Dosso in Niger. It was launched in the presence of the national coordinator for combating malaria in Niger, doctors and beneficiaries.

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  5. Westfield/Mayville Rotary gets visitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Observer

    Newly installed Rotary District Governor Marlee Diehl visited the Westfield/Mayville Rotary Club recently and announced the club's 2016-17 goal this year - "Rotary Serving Humanity." Two of her favorite undertakings during her visit were recognizing long-time members and exceptional associates of Rotary.

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  6. U-17 AFCON: NFF protests Eaglets' ousterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Vanguard

    Following alleged under-hand tactics by Niger Republic football officials in the U-17 African Cup of Nations qualifier in Niamey, Nigeria Football Federation will officially protest to the continental soccer ruling body CAF. It cited poor officiating by the match referee and rough handling of Nigerian officials who wanted to record the proceedings of the match, which the Eaglets lost 3-1.

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  7. NFF to focus on Eagles - PinnickRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Vanguard

    By John Egbokhan The Nigeria Football Federation plans to make the Super Eagles its focus, its president, Amaju Pinnick has said. Speaking against the backdrop of the failure of the Golden Eaglets to qualify for next year's African U-17 Nations Cup, Pinnick said the loss to Niger, at the weekend in Niamey, did not represent a failure, as the boys were genuine players below the age of 17, noting that the future was bright for them.

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  8. Benin revives hopes of getting railway back on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | The China Post

    At the old train station in Benin's economic capital Cotonou, a rundown locomotive imported from France in the 1960s arduously roars to life, ready to haul 600 tonnes of goods to an inland city. "If it doesn't break down, it will get there in 12 hours," says Marcel Agon, who has been stationmaster since 1985, about the 430 kilometre trip to Parakou.

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  9. Tambuwal hosts Eaglets, asks team to go for victory in NiameyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Vanguard

    National Under-17 team have been charged to make Nigeria proud when they face Niger Republic in an African championship second leg qualifying encounter in Niamey, on Saturday. Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State gave the charge on Wednesday night when he hosted the officials and players of the team camped ahead of their departure to Niger.

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  10. Niger's Opposition MNSD Party Agrees to Join Unity GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | Bloomberg

    Niger's opposition MNSD party, which ruled the West African nation between 1999 and 2010, has agreed to join the government of President Mahamadou Issoufou, a party official said. The decision follows Issoufou's call to the country's opposition parties to form a national union government, general-secretary of the MNSD's political bureau Tidjani Abdoul Kadri told reporters late on Saturday in Niamey, the capital.

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  11. Liberals eye revamped West Africa special forces missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | CBC News

    ... militants, who have taken over a large swath of territory in neighbouring Mali. Travellers driving from Niamey, Niger, line up to be searched at the entrance of Gao, northern Mali, in February 2013. Soldiers from Niger and Mali patrolled downtown ...

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  12. Nigeria/Niger: We Will Beat Eaglets 3-0 in Niamey, Niger Republic Coach BoastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 7 | AllAfrica.com

    Coach Ismaila Tiemogo of Niger Republic on Saturday in Abuja expressed confidence in the ability of his team to defeat the Golden Eaglets in Niamey in a fortnight's time. Tiemogo told newsmen, after his team's 0-1 loss to the Eaglets at the Abuja National Stadium, that his team has all it takes to eliminate Nigeria.

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  13. Nigeria: Golden Eaglets Struggle to Beat Niger Republic in AbujaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 7 | AllAfrica.com

    The Golden Eaglets on Saturday in Abuja struggled to a slim 1-0 win over the Junior Menas of Niger Republic in a 2017 U-17 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. The match was played at the main bowl of the National Stadium before a sparse crowd.

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  14. Nigeria: Flooding - Evacuate Communities On River Niger Immediately, Nema WarnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 6 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Niger (Burkina Faso and Niger Republic) in June, has led to a gradual rise of the level of River Niger in Niamey, Niger Republic. He further said that the level of water in all the hydrological monitoring stations across the country, as at Aug. 5, ...

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  15. U-17 AFCON: Golden Eaglets walk on slippery groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 6 | Vanguard

    N igeria's chances of gracing the 2017 U-17 Africa Cup of Nations became narrowed yesterday, when the Golden Eaglets managed a slim 1-0 win over visiting Niger Republic at the Abuja National Stadium. The team, which had to rebuild after 26 selected players failed the Magnetic Resonance Imaging test conducted by CAF, wasted numerous scoring opportunities.

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  16. Flooding: Evacuate communities on River Niger immediately, NEMA warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 6 | Vanguard

    ... Niger (Burkina Faso and Niger Republic) in June, has led to a gradual rise of the level of River Niger in Niamey, Niger Republic. He further said that the level of water in all the hydrological monitoring stations across the country, as at Aug. 5, ...

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  17. China offers 45 mln USD aid for development projects in NigerRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 3 | Xinhuanet

    Niger President Mahamdou Issoufou and Chinese ambassador to Niger Shi Hu cut the ribbon at the inauguration of Niamey General Referral Hospital on Tuesday morning. The source said the economic and technical cooperation agreement was signed on July 29 in Beijing by Niger's Deputy Foreign Minister She was in the Chinese capital to attend the meeting of coordinators monitoring the implementation of agreements during the Forum on China Africa Cooperation held in Johannesburg last year.

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  18. Niger: China Offers Aid to Development Projects in NigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | AllAfrica.com

    China has given Niger an aid of 300 million yuans to fund several development projects, an official source said Monday in Niamey. The source said the economic and technical cooperation agreement was signed on July 29 in Beijing by Niger's Deputy Foreign Minister El Back Zeinabou Tari Bako.

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  19. Insight: Regional armies struggle in last push against Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | The Peninsula

    DIFFA, Niger: "You'll all be able to go home soon. Boko Haram is nearly finished," Niger's Interior Minister Mohamed Bazoum told a crowd of refugees seated quietly on dusty, sun-baked flats.

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  20. Regional armies struggle in last push against Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Yahoo!

    "You'll all be able to go home soon. Boko Haram is nearly finished," Niger's Interior Minister Mohamed Bazoum told a crowd of refugees seated quietly on dusty, sun-baked flats.

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