• Thursday, Dec 02, 2021
  • Last Update : 07:38 pm
Gunmen kill at least 25 in southwest...

Gunmen kill 25 in Niger

Africa

Wed, Nov 17 2021

No group claimed responsibility for the attack

School fire kills at least 25 children...

School fire kills at least 25 children...

Africa

Tue, Nov 9 2021

It is the second time this year that a fire has killed pupils in their classrooms in the West African...

Gunmen now kill up to 15 soldiers in...

Now 15 soldiers killed in Niger

Africa

Fri, Nov 5 2021

Thursday's raid came two days after 69 people were killed in another area near the Malian border...

69 dead in Niger jihadist attack

69 dead in Niger jihadist attack

Africa

Fri, Nov 5 2021

The government declared two days of national morning from Friday

16 soldiers killed in Niger

16 soldiers killed in Niger

Africa

Thu, Aug 26 2021

Around 300,000 displaced people from Niger or neighbouring Nigeria have found shelter in the Diffa region...

37 civilians killed in attack in western...

37 dead in western Niger attack

Africa

Tue, Aug 17 2021

The deceased include four women and 13 children

15 killed in western Niger attack

Western Niger attack kills 15

Africa

Thu, Aug 12 2021

The latest attack was carried out on Monday by "unidentified armed individuals" who targeted...

HRW: Jihadist violence claims 420 lives...

HRW: Jihadist violence claims 420 lives...

Africa

Wed, Aug 11 2021

The groups have also destroyed schools and churches and imposed restrictions based on their harsh interpretation...

Niger floods claim 35 lives, leave over...

Niger floods claim 35 lives

Africa

Sun, Aug 1 2021

The worst-hit regions were Maradi, Agadez and Niamey

Attack near Niger's Mali border kills...

18 dead in Niger attack

Africa

Thu, Jul 29 2021

The attack Wednesday was in the village of Deye Koukou in the Banibangou area, where 14 civilians were...

14 dead in Niger village attack near...

Niger village attack kills 14

Africa

Tue, Jul 27 2021

The area is prone to jihadist raids

19 civilians killed in western...

19 civilians killed in western...

Africa

Sat, Jun 26 2021

Like its neighbours Mali and Burkina Faso, Niger is a regular target for militant groups linked to al...

At least 200 children abducted in...

At least 200 children abducted in...

Africa

Mon, May 31 2021

More than 700 students have been abducted since December

16 soldiers killed, one missing in Niger...

16 soldiers killed, one missing in Niger...

Africa

Mon, May 3 2021

The vast desert area of Tahoua in the west of the country has been plagued by jihadist violence since...

20 children killed in Niger school...

20 children killed in Niger school...

Africa

Wed, Apr 14 2021

Public television, citing witnesses, said the fire had broken out at around 1500 GMT, 'when the victims...

Death toll from attack on Niger villages...

Death toll from Niger attacks soars...

Africa

Tue, Mar 23 2021

The attacks on Sunday might have been revenge for the recent arrests of people suspected of belonging...

Death toll from Niger attacks rises...

Death toll from Niger attacks rises...

Africa

Mon, Mar 22 2021

A security source blamed Islamic State for the attack, whose local affiliate is active in the zone

Death toll from Niger attacks rises...

Death toll from Niger attacks rises...

Africa

Mon, Mar 22 2021

On last Monday unidentified assailants killed at least 58 villagers in the nearby region of...

58 killed in 'barbarous' Niger attacks...

58 killed in 'barbarous' Niger attacks...

Africa

Wed, Mar 17 2021

No group claimed responsibility

100 dead in attacks on two western Niger...

100 dead in attacks on two western Niger...

Africa

Mon, Jan 4 2021

Local elected officials first reported the raids on Saturday, but the death toll was unclear

At least 70 killed in suspected militant...

At least 70 killed in suspected militant...

Africa

Sun, Jan 3 2021

The West African nation has previously suffered attacks by Islamist militants linked to al Qaeda and...