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  1. Niger: Coverage Expansion and Quality of Service Enhancement Will Be...Read the original story

    Nov 5, 2015 | Emailwire.com

    Researchmoz added Most up-to-date research on "Niger: Coverage Expansion and Quality of Service Enhancement Will Be Key to Support Mobile Subscriber Acquisition" to its huge collection of research reports. Niamey, Niger and New York, NY -- The telecom market in Niger is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.1% during 2015-2020 to reach $416m by 2020.

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  2. Ecuador betting on composting toiletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | The Wave

    ... her daughter's friends use it a curiosity shared around the world. According to research conducted in rural Zinder, Niger, a third of pit latrine owners surveyed shared it with their neighbors, too. After getting past cost and cultural concerns, ...

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  3. Forced marriages, too many babies quash hope for Niger's girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Maradi, Niger: Fifteen-year-old Ousseina's dream of becoming a nurse is already over. "For me, school's finished," said the frail teenager who sells eggs by a roadstop in the southern Niger town of Maradi.

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  4. Forced marriages, too many babies quash hope for Niger's gir......Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | New Vision

    "For me, school's finished," said the frail teenager who sells eggs by a roadstop in the southern Niger town of Maradi. She, like so many other girls in this deeply poor west African state bordering the Sahara, has no choice but to wed very early.

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  5. Marchers in Niger call for 'clean poll'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Thousands of anti-government protesters marched in Niger's capital on Sunday to denounce what they say are irregularities in voter lists ahead of presidential elections in early 2016. Marchers carried banners with slogans such as "The people stand up for clean elections" and "No to dictatorship" and demanded a full audit of the electoral register.

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  6. Thousands march in Niger to denounce vote preparationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | The Star Online

    Thousands of anti-government protesters marched in Niger's capital on Sunday to denounce what they say are irregularities in voter lists ahead of presidential elections in early 2016. Marchers carried banners with slogans such as "The people stand up for clean elections" and "No to dictatorship" and demanded a full audit of the electoral register.

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  7. Could Boko Haram become Russia's next target?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    ... remains "hypothetical", according to the French Foreign Ministry. Following a meeting between Russia's Ambassador to Niger, Alexey Doulouy, and Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou last Monday in capital Niamey, media reports suggested that Russian ...

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  8. Ex-Ghana striker Ibrahim Tanko loses Cameroon assistant coach job,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    ... side begin their qualification campaign for the 2018 World Cup in Russia with a two-legged second round tie against Niger. A statement on Fecafoot's website, that was signed by president Tombi A Roko Sidiki who took over the reins of the federation ...

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  9. Terry Dickson: Antibiotics became Hail Mary pass for doctor in NigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... partnership development officer. Kirker was 72 and in Maine-Soroa, an isolated city in the southwestern corner of Niger, a place where people live on $1 a day. He and his wife, Barbara, had been in Maine-Soroa more than 30 years earlier and had ...

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  10. Press Releases: The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Announces ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | State Department

    The Department of State's Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations announces the design/build construction award for the new U.S. Embassy in Niamey, Niger, to BL Harbert International. The multi-building campus will be situated on the existing 10-acre Embassy compound in the Yantala neighborhood.

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  11. One uranium mine in Niger says a lot about China's huge nuclear-power ambitionsRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... of cheap electricity were needed to fuel the breakneck growth of Western economies. So the discovery of uranium in Niger in 1957 was a much-needed economic boon for a country that still ranks 187th on the Human Development Index . And the ambitions ...

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  12. Days for Girls sew-a-thon supports education by providing accessible feminine hygieneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | Calgary Journal

    ... Leuw found that Days for Girls met all of her criteria. In an email to Leuw from Chantelle McIver, director of the Niger Vocational Training Centre in Niamey, Niger, McIver told her that "our girls have been using Days for Girls products for over a ...

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  13. .com | Niger ordered to compensate Mainassara's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | News24

    Niger was on Friday ordered to pay compensation to the family of former president Ibrahim Bare Mainassara, who was killed by members of the presidential guard in a 1999 coup. Five judges sitting at the Ecowas Court of Justice said Niamey should pay a total of about $750 000 to Mainassara's widow, five children and 11 brothers and sisters.

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  14. Suspected Boko Haram suicide attack kills two Niger soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    NIAMEY: Two Niger soldiers were killed on Wednesday in a suicide attack by a group of suspected Boko Haram militants in the southeastern region of Diffa, Niger's defence minister said. Four attackers attempted to enter the town of Diffa on Wednesday morning but were intercepted 10 km outside and then attacked by security forces.

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  15. Dozens arrested as Niger students clash with police : October 20, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Daily Times

    Violent clashes in Niger on Monday between police and students protesting for better study conditions left at least seven injured and led to 79 arrests, the governor of the capital Niamey said. Hundreds of college and high school students demonstrated in the city and clashed with police in the afternoon, an AFP journalist said.

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  16. Nigeria establish two-goal CHAN advantageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Umukino

    Nigeria was among seven countries to build first-leg leads while keeping clean sheets in 2016 African Nations Championship qualifying this weekend. Angola, Burundi, Guinea, Niger, Uganda and Zambia also established aggregate advantages ahead of return matches next weekend in the biennial competition restricted to home-based players.

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  17. African Nations Championship (CHAN) resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | New Vision

    African Nations Championship first round, first leg qualifying results this weekend: West zone A At Bamako Guinea 2 Senegal 0 Note: matched switched from Conakry because of Ebola epidemic West B At Port Harcourt, Nigeria Nigeria 2 Burkina Faso 0 At Niamey Niger 2 Togo 0 Central-East At Kampala Uganda 2 Sudan 0 At Bujumbura Burundi 2 Ethiopia 0 South At Ndola, Zambia Zambia 3 Mozambique 0 At Johannesburg South Africa 0 Angola 2 Second legs: Oct 23-25 Note : overall winners qualify for 2016 finals between Jan 16 and Feb 7 in Rwanda The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

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  18. African Groupings Urged to Block Leaders from Changing ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Voice of America

    ... groups should learn from the stance taken by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). ECOWAS suspended Niger's membership and put pressure on former president Mamadou Tandja after he attempted to change the constitution to seek ...

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  19. Shaun King: Ignoring U.S. drone strikes is dangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | New York Daily News

    A great team of journalists at The Intercept released a cache of classified documents Thursday on American drone strikes and the troubling system of targeted assassinations by our government across the world. It amounts to what is likely the most important inside information ever leaked from a whistleblower on these incredibly lethal military actions.

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  20. A look inside the amazing and strange Chinese-built luxury hotel in...Read the original story

    Oct 12, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Food options are limited in northern Niger, but one dietary staple is readily available just about everywhere I went in the vast, landlocked West African country. From remote highway rest stops to the sidewalks in front of the ministry buildings in downtown Niamey, entire sides of lamb sit cooking for hours, fat crackling under meaty columns of smoke.

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