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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...

Niger stages historic elections despite...

Niger stages historic elections despite...

World

Sun, Dec 27 2020

Around 7.4 million people are registered to vote for the ballot for presidency 

Gunmen kill 28, burn 800 houses in Niger...

Gunmen kill 28, burn 800 houses in...

Africa

Tue, Dec 15 2020

The Islamist militant group has been waging attacks in the region around Lake Chad since 2009

Niger floods kill 51, drive thousands...

Niger floods kill 51, drive thousands...

Africa

Tue, Sep 1 2020

Niger is one of the world's least developed countries

20 villagers killed in attacks in...

20 villagers killed in attacks in...

Africa

Mon, May 11 2020

Last January, Niger authorities restricted motorcycle traffic by day as well as night in a bid to crack...

67 killed in Niger clash

67 killed in Niger clash

Africa

Sat, Apr 4 2020

According to an official report, 174 soldiers were killed in three attacks in the area in January and...

Search on for 11 Niger soldiers missing...

Search on for 11 Niger soldiers missing...

Africa

Wed, May 15 2019

One of the military vehicles had set off an explosive device

US, Nigerien troops killed in ambush...

US, Nigerien troops killed in ambush...

World

Thu, Oct 5 2017

A Niger diplomatic source said the attackers had come from Mali and had killed several soldiers

Mali inaugurates five-nation anti-jihadist...

Mali inaugurates five-nation anti-jihadist...

Africa

Sun, Sep 10 2017

France, which has 4,000 troops serving across the Sahel region with a counter-terror mandate, is a major...

France holds migration summit seeking...

France holds migration summit seeking...

Europe

Mon, Aug 28 2017

Some 125,000 migrants have crossed the Mediterranean by boat this year, according to UN figures, with...

Boko Haram militants kidnap 37 women,...

Boko Haram militants kidnap 37 women,...

Africa

Tue, Jul 4 2017

Around 300,000 people displaced by militant attacks have taken refuge in the region, which already grapples...

Four famines mean 20 million may starve...

Four famines mean 20 million may starve...

World

Thu, Feb 16 2017

More than 20 million people - greater than the population of Romania or Florida - risk dying from starvation...

In Mali, waning fortunes of Fulani herders...

In Mali, waning fortunes of Fulani herders...

Africa

Sun, Nov 20 2016

For centuries, Fulani cattle herders and the farmers of central Mali - both dependent on the Niger River...