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  1. 25 Best Concerts in May in PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Phoenix New Times

    ... icon Max Cavalera's band the Cavalera Conspiracy. Some of the most exciting West African music happens to come from Niger, the largest region in the nation. Based in the capital city of Niamey, Tal National, the group formed in 2000 by guitarist ...

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  2. Niger governor orders evacuations due to Boko HaramRead the original story

    May 1, 2015 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... their message to direct attention toward police brutality as tensions simmer in communities across the nation. NIAMEY, Niger (AP) - A governor in southern Niger has ordered residents of islands on Lake Chad to evacuate to the mainland by Monday ...

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  3. Best Concerts to See in Phoenix This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Phoenix New Times

    Some of the most exciting West African music happens to come from Niger, the largest region in the nation. Based in the capital city of Niamey, Tal National, the group formed in 2000 by guitarist Hamadal "Almeida" Moumine is creating that music.

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  4. Niger governor orders island residents to evacuateRead the original story

    May 1, 2015 | KSWO

    ... challenge of her career: deciding whether evidence supports criminal charges against police officers in... NIAMEY, Niger (AP) - The governor of the southern Diffa region in Niger has ordered residents of inhabited islands on Lake Chad to evacuate to ...

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  5. Niger governor orders islands evacuated after Boko Haram attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | AlertNet

    ... Nigeria, February 26, 2015. REUTERS/Emmanuel Braun NIAMEY, April 30 (Reuters) - A regional governor in southern Niger on Thursday ordered the evacuation of the West African nation's inhabited islands on Lake Chad following a deadly attack there by ...

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  6. Harouna Signs NLI with MU Men's BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Miami University RedHawks

    Abdoulaye Harouna (Niamey, Niger/South Kent High School (Conn.)/Southern Idaho) has signed a national letter-of-intent with the Miami University men's basketball program, head coach John Cooper announced Thursday. Harouna is a 6-foot-5, 195-pound ...

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  7. WHO: Meningococcal disease in NigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    Between 1 January and 25 April 2015, the Ministry of Public Health of Niger notified WHO of 1543 suspected cases of meningococcal disease, including 147 deaths. Suspected cases have been reported in seven of Niger's eight regions.

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  8. Niger Notifies WHO of 1,543 Susupected Cases of Meningococcal DiseaseRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2015 | Infection Control Today

    Between Jan. 1, 2015 and April 25, 2015, the Ministry of Public Health of Niger notified the World Health Organization of 1,543 suspected cases of meningococcal disease, including 147 deaths. Suspected cases have been reported in seven of Niger's eight regions.

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  9. .com | Niger: 46 soldiers, 28 civilians killed in Boko attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | News24

    The Niger government said on Tuesday it had lost 46 soldiers and 28 civilians in a Boko Haram attack on a Lake Chad island at the weekend, the country's heaviest losses yet since it joined a regional offensive against the militants. Interior Minister Hassoumi Massaoudou said "156 terrorists" were also killed in the assault on an army base on the island of Karamga on Saturday.

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  10. More than 200 killed in Niger, Boko Haram weekend battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Around 230 people were killed, including at least 74 from Niger, at the weekend in the country's bloodiest battle yet with Boko Haram militants from neighbouring Nigeria, the government said on Tuesday. NIAMEY: Around 230 people were killed, including at least 74 from Niger, at the weekend in the country's bloodiest battle yet with Boko Haram militants from neighbouring Nigeria, the government said on Tuesday.

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  11. West Africa: Trans-Saharan Road May Be Completed Within Three YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The Trans-Saharan Road linking Algiers to Lagos , over 9,400 kilometers, may be totally completed within three years, Secretary General of the Trans-Saharan Road Liaison Committee , Mohamed Ayadi said Monday in Algiers. This Pan-African Highway, which crosses six countries , is expected to be ready in three years, i.e., after the completion of the last remaining sections in Algeria, Mali, Niger and Chad, Ayadi told the press on the sidelines of the 62nd session of TRLC.

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  12. Writers Protest At Charlie Hebdo Freedom AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Sky News

    ... to see those who have opted out of the gala, but we respect them for their convictions." A ransacked church in Zinder, Niger, that was set on fire on 16 January, 2015, after thousands of protesters gathered following Friday prayers to vent anger at ...

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  13. Niger army fights Boko Haram for Lake Chad island after attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | AlertNet

    ... By continuing to browse our site, you are giving your consent for us to set cookies. NIAMEY, April 26 (Reuters) - Niger's army is fighting to recapture an island in Lake Chad after it was seized by hundreds of Boko Haram militants aboard motorised ...

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  14. Boko Haram attacks Niger army base, defense ministry saysRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | UAport

    Former members of insurgent group Boko Haram gather in front of Chadian soldiers in Ngouboua, Chad, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Moumine Ngarmbassa Associated Press NIAMEY, Niger: Niger's defense ministry says suspected Boko Haram fighters attacked an army base on the island of Karamga in Lake Chad.

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  15. 85 Killed in Niger by Meningitis Since Start of YearRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Science Daily

    ... Nigerian children under five have died of malnutrition between January and September this year in the Zinder region of Niger, where the situation is now endemic, according to the ... World Malaria Day is commemorated every year on April 25 and ...

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  16. Niger battles deadly meningitis epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Parents cradling sick children in their arms streamed into a treatment centre in Niger's capital Niamey, the victims of a meningitis epidemic that has claimed over 100 lives and appears to be accelerating. The impact of the nationwide outbreak was also evident on the faces of the parents awaiting updates on their sons and daughters at the clinic, where tents have been erected to deal with the overflow of cases.

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  17. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease shown to affect the development of coronary artery calcificationRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Science Daily

    ... throughout cell generations. The discovery raises the possibility that transmission of A meningitis outbreak in Niger has killed 85 people since the start of the year prompting authorities to close schools in the capital Niamey until Monday. Video ...

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  18. Alginate-enriched bread shown to reduce fat digestion and absorption in patients with NAFLDRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Science Daily

    ... throughout cell generations. The discovery raises the possibility that transmission of A meningitis outbreak in Niger has killed 85 people since the start of the year prompting authorities to close schools in the capital Niamey until Monday. Video ...

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  19. Chilli peppers hold promise of preventing liver damage and progressionRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Science Daily

    ... throughout cell generations. The discovery raises the possibility that transmission of A meningitis outbreak in Niger has killed 85 people since the start of the year prompting authorities to close schools in the capital Niamey until Monday. Video ...

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  20. Novel immunotherapeutic, TG1050, shows early signs of potential for chronic hepatitis B cureRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Science Daily

    ... throughout cell generations. The discovery raises the possibility that transmission of A meningitis outbreak in Niger has killed 85 people since the start of the year prompting authorities to close schools in the capital Niamey until Monday. Video ...

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