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Niger , Friday 16 November 2018

News Niger: Gas flaring continues scorching Niger Delta

News source: https://www.dw.com/en/gas-flaring-continues-scorching-niger-delta/a-46088235
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

In Nigeria's Niger Delta, gas flares are killing crops, polluting water and damaging human health. The Nigerian government has promised to tackle the problem — but new data shows flaring has even gone ...

News Niger: Niger, CSOs partner to scale up routine immunization

News source: http://thenationonlineng.net/niger-csos-partner-scale-routine-immunization/
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

Civil Society Organizations in Niger State are partnering with the State Emergency Routine Immunization Coordinating Center (NISERICC) to scale up the coverage of routine immunization in the state.

News Niger: Niger: Country Operation Update, October 2018

News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/niger/niger-country-operation-update-october-2018
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

1,675 Refugees evacuated temporarily from Libya to Niger as part of the ETM (Emergency Transit Mechanism) from November 2017 – October 2018 2,133 Persons profiled by UNHCR in Agadez seeking ...

News Niger: Usani Usani expresses concern over environmental hazard in Niger Delta

News source: https://www.today.ng/news/nigeria/usani-usani-expresses-concern-environmental-hazard-niger-delta-171288
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

Dr Usani Uguru Usani, the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, has expressed concern over the negative impacts of environmental damage in Niger Delta region. Usani expressed this concern at a one-day Stak...

News Niger: Tackling the plight of Niger Delta region

News source: https://guardian.ng/opinion/tackling-the-plight-of-niger-delta-region/
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

Niger Delta, as a geographical entity, her folks and the enormous gift of nature (crude oil) have been the cynosure of all eyes as their struggles dominate national discourse. It can be said with ...

News Niger: Niger Gov Condemns Automatic Ticket To David Umaru, Sabi

News source: https://leadership.ng/2018/11/16/niger-gov-condemns-automatic-ticket-to-david-umaru-sabi/
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Niger State governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, has condemned and expressed displeasure over changing of the result of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Senatorial Primaries in Niger State for ...

News Niger: Amnesty Office steps up peace moves in Niger Delta

News source: http://thenationonlineng.net/amnesty-office-steps-up-peace-moves-in-niger-delta/
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

The Presidential Amnesty Office is stepping up efforts to maintain peace in the Niger Delta. It held an enterpreneurial conference to equip beneficiaries with skills to better their lot, writes ...

News Niger: How Niger Delta Youths Use Indigenous Gin-Distilling Technology to Refine Crude Oil

News source: https://scitechafrica.com/2018/11/16/how-niger-delta-youths-use-indigenous-gin-distilling-technology-to-refine-crude-oil/
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

When marginalized communities are faced with problems, they adapt to find solutions of their own. Niger Delta communities in Nigeria have been economically marginalized for decades leading to poverty ...

News Niger: Niger government seeks World Bank’s assistance to reactivate 17 irrigation schemes

News source: https://www.today.ng/news/nigeria/niger-government-seeks-banks-assistance-reactivate-17-irrigation-schemes-170913
Publicated on: Wednesday 14 November 2018

Niger State Government needs help from the World Bank-sponsored Fadama programme to reactivate 17 irrigation schemes and improve mechanisation to encourage youths and women involvement in agriculture, ...

News Niger: Niger Tornadoes FC ready to target top 4 position in 2018/2019 NPFL season, club chairman says

News source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/11/niger-tornadoes-fc-ready-to-target-top-4-position-in-2018-2019-npfl-season-club-chairman-says/
Publicated on: Wednesday 14 November 2018

Minna – Niger Tornadoes Football Club of Minna on Wednesday said they were ready to challenge for honours in the 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season. Niger Tornadoes Mustapha ...

News Niger: Niger seeks World Bank’s assistance to reactivate 17 irrigation schemes

News source: https://punchng.com/niger-seeks-world-banks-assistance-to-reactivate-17-irrigation-schemes/
Publicated on: Wednesday 14 November 2018

Niger State needs help from the World Bank-sponsored Fadama programme to reactivate 17 irrigation schemes and improve mechanisation to encourage youths and women involvement in agriculture, an ...