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Niger Sets Goal Of Returning 130,000 Nigerian Refugees By Year-End

Niger and Borno State have struck a deal for the return this year of more than 130,000 Nigerian refugees. Nigerien President, Mr Mohamed Bazoum disclosed this on Friday, July 9, 2021. President Bazoum told reporters on the sidelines of a G5 Sahel summit in Paris that: “We have set a deadline of the month of […]

Niger Food Distribution Stampede: 20 People Killed, 10 Others Injured

Twenty people, many of them women and children, have been reported dead in a stampede at a distribution of food and money for displaced people in Diffa, South-East Niger. A Medical Source reported that there was a provisional toll of 20 dead. Aid workers confirmed the account and said about 10 people had been injured.