Niamey, Niger Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. World News Update, what you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Age

    ... since WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange walked into the Ecuadorian embassy in London seeking political asylum. NIAMEY, Niger - The governor of the Diffa region in Niger says that an attack by the extremist group Boko Haram based in neighbouring ...

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  2. In this image taken from video released by Boko Haram Oct. 31, 2014,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | CTV

    In this image taken from video released by Boko Haram Oct. 31, 2014, shows Abubakar Shekau, centre, the leader of Nigeria's Islamic extremist group denying agreeing to any cease-fire with the government and saying more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls all have converted to Islam and been married off. NIAMEY, Niger -- Militants from the Nigeria-based Islamic extremist group Boko Haram crossed the border into neighbouring Niger, setting homes ablaze and killing at least 40 people, a local government said Thursday.

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  3. Bomb at Nigerian market kills as many as 45; Boko Haram blamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari shakes hands with a Niger military officer during his arrival in Niamey, Niger, on June 3. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari shakes hands with a Niger military officer during his arrival in Niamey, Niger, on June 3. Almost daily bomb attacks in northeastern Nigeria -- the latest a bombing in a market in the town of Jimeta in Adamawa state that killed as many as 45 -- seem designed to send an ominous message to new President Muhammadu Buhari: Boko Haram is not going away.

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  4. Boko Haram attacks villages in Niger, 40 dead, says officialRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... rights leader, faced tough questions about her racial identity long before she became a national figure... NIAMEY, Niger (AP) - The Nigerian extremist group Boko Haram crossed into neighboring Niger and attacked two villages, killing 40 people, said ...

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  5. Why Niger needs Europe's migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Reuters

    Alarmed by the flood of migrants - more than 1,800 of whom have perished in the Mediterranean this year - European governments are looking to Niger for action. But as Sonia Legg reports, widespread corruption fuels an illegal migrant industry in Niger which is worth tens of millions of dollars a year.

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  6. Boko Haram kills at least 30 in attacks on Niger villages: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Daily Star

    A signpost painted by Boko Haram is seen in the recently retaken town of Damasak, Nigeria, March 18, 2015. REUTERS/Emmanuel Braun NIAMEY, Niger: Boko Haram militants attacked two villages in southern Niger's Diffa region overnight, killing at least 30 civilians, two security sources said on Thursday.

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  7. Omekongo Dibinga Hosts 2015 Youth Leadership Workshop in the Republic of NigerRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2015 | PR Log

    Dibinga esteemed work on youth participation, civic leadership and entrepreneurship has been integral in the success of young people across the world PRLog - June 12, 2015 - D.C., Wash. -- The Embassy of the Republic of Niger invites youth leader and educator, OmA kongo Dibinga to facilitate the 2015 youth leadership workshop in Niamey from June 8-13.

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  8. SMA Aero-Diesel Engine Facilitating Expansion Of Mission AviationRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    SIM USA, based in North Carolina and operating in Niger, Africa, recently welcomed its 3rd C182 upgraded with an SMA STC after a 37-hour flight across the Atlantic from Bangor, Maine to Niamey. All three of SIM's SMA powered C182s have been ferried to Africa by Wings of Eagles and its pilot, Bill Scott.

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  9. Buhari's tour exposes APC's hypocrisy - PDPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Vanguard

    The Peoples Democratic Party has accused the All Progressive Congress of double standard and insincerity as the party that once chastised immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan for seeking regional cooperation to finding solution to the challenge of insurgency is now hailing President Muhammadu Buhari for toeing the same line. PDP National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh in a statement on Sunday said in the days ahead, Nigerians should expect further unmasking of APC's double standard and blackmail upon which they rode to power.

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  10. .com | Thousands protest in NigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | News24

    Thousands of protesters took to the streets of Niger's capital Niamey on Saturday to voice anger against the government, which will face elections next year. The demonstrators, who were mostly youths, made their way to the parliament chanting "Down with the government" and "Our country or death, we will prevail".

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  11. Scores killed in Buhari's first week in officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Vanguard

    Two suicide bombers attacked a market hours after a blast outside a military barracks in Adamawa , as the death toll from suspected Boko Haram violence during President Muhammadu Buhari's first week in office hit 82. President Mhammadu Buhari and President of Niger Republic, Issoufou Mahamadou while waiting for the Press conference shortly after the bilateral meeting at the presidential palace in Niamey on June 3rd 2015 Police in the Adamawa state capital Yola said two assailants approached the Jimeta Main Market and faked a fight to attract victims before blowing themselves up.

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  12. Bomb at Nigerian market kills 32; Boko Haram blamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari shakes hands with a Niger military officer during his arrival in Niamey, Niger, on June 3. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari shakes hands with a Niger military officer during his arrival in Niamey, Niger, on June 3. Almost daily bomb attacks in northeastern Nigeria -- the latest a bombing in a market in the town of Jimeta in Adamawa state that killed as many as 45 -- seem designed to send an ominous message to new President Muhammadu Buhari: Boko Haram is not going away.

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  13. Boko Haram: Buhari demands more action from multi-national task forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Vanguard

    Abuja-President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in N'djamena, Chad, urged member-countries of the Lake Chad Commission to intensify the operations of the Multi-National Joint Task Force, MNJTF established to tackle the Boko Haram insurgency. President Mhammadu Buhari and President of Niger Republic, Issoufou Mahamadou while waiting for the Press conference shortly after the bilateral meeting at the presidential palace in Niamey on June 3rd 2015 Speaking at bilateral talks between Nigeria and Chad, Buhari noted that the security of Nigeria and her neighbours' were intrinsically linked.

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  14. I'll Look Into Amnesty International's Allegations Against Nigerian Military - BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    ... crimes. The Senior Special Assistant (Media & Publicity) to the President, Garba Shehu, said in a statement in Niamey, Niger Republic on Wednesday, that Mr. Buhari has received the report, which he said contains many disturbing allegations. Mr. ...

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  15. Buhari to probe Amnesty International report on tortureRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... investigate the report. A statement by the senior Special Assistant (Media & Publicity), Mal. Garba Shehu in Niamey, Niger Republic on Wednesday, said that President Buhari has received the report which he says contains many disturbing allegations. ...

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  16. President Buhari Renews Commitment To Ending Boko Haram InsurgencyRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    As Islamist sect Boko Haram intensified attacks on Nigeria's north, President Muhammadu Buhari has renewed his vow to crush the militant group. Speaking yesterday in Niger Republic where he went to have security talks with the country's president over how the two countries can cooperate to end insurgency, Buhari stated that "five years of the presence of this evil sect is enough."

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  17. .com | Nigerian leader vows to look into Amnesty allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | News24

    Nigeria's new president, Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday promised to look into an Amnesty International report urging the International Criminal Court to probe senior military officers for war crimes in the battle against Boko Haram. "I assure you that your report will be looked into," an official statement quoted Buhari as saying in Niger's capital Niamey, in his first reaction to the group's 133-page report.

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  18. New Nigerian President Buhari Pledges Renewed Fight Against Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | TIME.com

    Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou and Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari observe a horse wearing a ceremonial outfit in Niamey, Niger, June 3, 2015 Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari took a hard line Wednesday against Islamist militant group Boko Haram during his first visit trip overseas since winning elections in March. "I renew my commitment to track Boko Haram into a corner, to destroy it.

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  19. Nigeria: Our Military Will Take Down B'Haram - BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Niamey, the capital of Niger Republic, said the Nigerian Army was formidable enough to crush the Boko Haram terrorist group. Buhari, who made this declaration after holding talks with Nigerien President Issoufou Mahamadou, asserted that the Nigerian Army, which had earned a good reputation globally, remained a virile fighting force.

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  20. Regional cooperation in the fight against Boko HaramRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Newly elected President Buhari of Nigeria began making state visits to Chad and Niger on Wednesday, June 2 in order to discuss moving forward on the fight against Boko Haram. President Buhari has already landed in Niamey, the capital of Niger, although details on the specifics of their talk have not yet been released.

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