Tag: Niger

Niger boat accident death toll hits 28 — Nairalovers

The authorities in Niger State have confirmed the death of 28 persons in a boat mishap in Shiroro Local Government Area. The Snarkin Kasuwan (Head of Market) of Zumba, Adamu…

15 die, 14 missing as boat capsizes in Niger — Nairalovers

Justina Asishana, Minna Fifteen persons died when a boat conveying villagers from Zumba market in Shiroro local government capsized in Tijana in Munya local government area of Niger state. The…

World Malaria Day: Nigeria still contributes 27% to global burden – Niger govt worries

A total of 1, 297, 342 persons were tested free of charge for malaria using Rapid Diagnostic Test kits (RDTs) in Niger State in 2020. The State Commissioner for Health,…

Boko Haram has hoisted its flag in Shiroro LG, Niger gov raises the alarm

Tribune Online Boko Haram has hoisted its flag in Shiroro LG, Niger gov raises the alarm Governor Sani Bello of Niger State has said Boko Haram has not only infiltrated…

Chad junta hunts rebel leader in Niger

Four Star General and head of the Republican Guard in Chad, Mahamat Idriss Déby Itno (C), 37, son of Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno (Photo by MARCO LONGARI / AFP)…

Bandits abduct 35 in Niger communities

By Justina Asishana – Minna Bandits have kidnapped 35 people and injured others during an attack on Chiri, Gini and Fuka communities in Shiroro and Munya local government areas of…

Insecurity: 80,000 persons displaced, 35 kidnapped, cattle rustled as bandits attack Niger communities

Tribune Online Insecurity: 80,000 persons displaced, 35 kidnapped, cattle rustled as bandits attack Niger communities No fewer than about 35 persons have been kidnapped, just as another one was wounded…