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Thirty-six communities submerged by flood in Niger state
Vanguard - 9/24/2020 3:39:00 PM
No fewer than thirty-six communities have been submerged by flood in Lapai Local government areas of Niger state.

Stakeholders threaten to shut down hydroelectric dams in Niger State, give 21 days ultimatum
Daily Post Nigeria - 9/24/2020 1:42:00 PM
Some pressure groups in Niger State have vowed to shut down the three HydroElectric Dams in the state in 21 days, if the Abuja Electric Distribution Company, AEDC, fails to provide 24 hours ...

River Niger overflows, cuts off Lokoja-Ajaokuta highway
PM NEWS Nigeria - 9/24/2020 1:57:00 PM
River Nigeria has overflowed into Lokoja-Ajaokuta highway, cutting off the road Flash floods from River Niger have cut off Lokoja -Ajaokuta road, a major artery, linking the north with the South -East and some South-South parts of Nigeria A correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) who visited the flooded parts of Lokoja on Thursday,

Host Communities Urge Niger Deltans To Embrace Peace
LEADERSHIP Newspaper - 9/24/2020 1:38:00 PM
Host Communities Urge Niger Deltans To Embrace Peace By Ernest Nzor, Abuja  The Federated Organisation of Host Communities of Oil and Gas, Solid Minerals and Assets of Nigeria (FOHCOGSMAN) has urged c

UNHCR Niger Update: Sahel Situation, September 2020
ReliefWeb - 9/23/2020 9:46:00 AM
English Situation Report on Niger and 2 other countries about Education, Health, Epidemic and more; published on 23 Sep 2020 by UNHCR

Niger APC chairman, treasurer remanded over alleged N800m fraud
The Punch on - 9/24/2020 12:00:00 AM
THE Chariman of All Progressive Congress in Niger State, Jibrim Imam and the treasurer, Shaffi Abdulsalam, were on Wednesday remanded at the Minna Correctional Center a Chief Magistrates’ Court pending the ruling on their bail application on Friday.

Islamic State claims Niger killings of French aid workers
ABC - 9/17/2020 4:52:00 PM
The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for killing six French aid workers and their local guide and driver in a wildlife park in Niger last month

Islamic State claims killing of French aid workers in Niger
Nasdaq - 9/17/2020 4:27:00 PM
Islamic State has credited its West Africa affiliate for killing six French aid workers and their Nigerien guide and driver at a giraffe reserve in Niger on Aug. 9, according to a statement published by the SITE Intelligence Group on Thursday.