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  • Chad posts troops in Niger, Nigeria against Boko Haram Anadolu Agency
  • COVID-19: Driver who tested positive in Niger on the run Vanguard (press release) (blog)
  • Nigeria, Chad, Niger bomb Boko Haram The Punch
  • Over 250 rescued in Niger desert, put in quarantine News24
  • Niger reports first confirmed COVID-19 case Anadolu Agency
  • Inspector General Blasts USAF, AFRICOM for Niger Air Base ... Air Force Magazine

    Finance


  • Eca Virtual Conference With African Ministers of Finance On the ... AllAfrica.com
  • Nigerians embarrassed as Ministry of Finance begs Elon Musk, Tesla for ventilators on Twitter Vanguard (press release) (blog)
  • Dubai Property: An Oasis for Nigeria's Corrupt Political Elites Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • CFOs see COVID-19, novel coronavirus financial hit ahead, but optimistic about recovery, says PwC ZDNet
  • Nigeria heading towards recession if COVID-19 persists, Finance ... YNaija
  • Nigeria: Lagos prepares for life in a coronavirus lockdown The Africa Report

    Celebrities


  • 15 Famous Nigerian Celebrities Who Are Biracial P.M. News
  • Richest kid in Nigeria: Who is it? Explore the top 10 in 2020 Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG
  • Social Media Bill: Govt wants to silence dissenting voices - Kate ... P.M. News
  • Coronavirus: How we're coping with emergency homeschooling ... Premium Times
  • Celebrities Get Virus Tests, Raising Concerns of Inequality Voice of America
  • Leading Ladies Africa – 100 Most Inspiring Women In Nigeria 2020Guardian Woman Guardian (blog)

    Culture


  • Nollywood as Handshake Across the Niger THISDAY Newspapers
  • Face Mask Culture Common in East, New to West Voice of America
  • Awujale Adetona clocks diamond on the throneOpinion Guardian (blog)
  • Nigeria: Buhari Mourns Nigerian Author, Phoebean Ogundipe AllAfrica.com
  • Nigerian Author Phoebean Ogundipe Is Dead AllAfrica.com
  • Argungu fishing festival revival indicates peace in Nigeria – Lai Mohammed Pulse Nigeria

    Criminal


  • Nigeria, Niger, Chad launch new offensive against Boko Haram The Nation Newspaper
  • Justice delivery in criminal cases fastest in Borno, Niger – Report The Nation Newspaper
  • Borno, Niger lead in prosecution of criminals – Survey The Punch
  • Coronavirus Lockdown In Nigeria Is Likely Another Opportunity For Official Criminal Enrichment & State Sadism The Nigerian Voice
  • Scores killed as jets attack Boko Haram The Nation Newspaper
  • Police Arrest 2 Suspects, Recover 6 Guns In Niger Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)

    Religion


  • Religion moves the North, politics moves the West, ethnicity moves the East The Punch
  • Nigerian Christians divided by conference on witchcraft National Catholic Reporter
  • Allegations of plans to Islamise Nigeria should be backed by ... The Punch
  • Extremists see global chaos from virus as an opportunity Egypt Independent
  • Awujale Adetona clocks diamond on the throneOpinion Guardian (blog)
  • Boko Haram: A Manifestation of State Failure; Not the Nature of Islam, By Muhammad Sanusi II Premium Times

    Politics


  • Niger's President Issoufou discusses GERD with Egyptian foreign ... Ahram Online
  • Niger's president receives message from Sisi on GERD Egypttoday
  • Egypt: Niger's President Receives Message From Sisi On GERD AllAfrica.com
  • Nigeria Announces 'Massive' Joint Offensive on Jihadists Voice of America
  • The other COVID-19 pandemic: Fake news African Arguments
  • Nigeria orders Abuja, Lagos into coronavirus lockdown RFI
  • Buhari: An Illiterate Jubril? By Ozodinukwe Okenwa SaharaReporters.com
  • As the World Is Distracted, Boko Haram Terrorists Strike a Key ... Foreign Policy
  • Opposition leader in Niger freed under coronavirus prison release News24
  • Coronavirus: Rwanda extends lockdown, Cameroon's billion CFA fund etc. Africanews English
  • Eca Virtual Conference With African Ministers of Finance On the ... AllAfrica.com
  • Coronavirus: Rwanda extends lockdown, Cameroon's billion CFA fund etc. Africanews English
  • Who's Who: Turki bin Naji Al-Ali, Saudi ambassador to Niger Arab News
  • Vietnam Orders National Isolation After Initial Containment of Coronavirus Voice of America
  • China, Italy, and Coronavirus: Geopolitics and Propaganda The Diplomat
  • Niger says army kills 50 Boko Haram extremists after attack CityNews Vancouver
  • Guinea-Bissau: Consultations on the deteriorating post-electoral ... ReliefWeb
  • Extremists see global chaos from virus as an opportunity fox23maine.com
  • EU Chief 'Concerned' About Hungary Virus Emergency Law Voice of America
  • The impact of the coronavirus outbreak on migrants InfoMigrants
  • In Niger, creating promise in leather Trade for Development News (press release) (blog)
  • Africa Is Bracing for a Head-On Collision With Coronavirus Foreign Policy
  • Coronavirus Is Coming for Nigeria -- and Its Economy Stratfor Worldview
  • Singapore Plans Record Stimulus as Coronavirus Turns GDP Growth Negative Voice of America
  • Africa: More poverty despite economic growth Deutsche Welle
  • Nigeria and new economic status in Africa Vanguard (press release) (blog)
  • Eca Virtual Conference With African Ministers of Finance On the ... AllAfrica.com
  • Nigeria And Alternative Energy Source – :::…The Tide News Online:::… The Tide
  • Economic and Market Impact analysis of COVID-19 on West and ... Reliefweb
  • Resetting the Nigerian Economy THISDAY Newspapers
  • David Mark Golf Academy promises medals haul at IBB Golf Junior ... The Eagle Online
  • Fewer children, fewer climate risks? Niger ponders a controversial option Reuters
  • Niger: Population Flow Monitoring Dashboard #30 (1 — 31 ... Reliefweb
  • Niger's president blames explosive birth rate on 'a misreading of Islam' The Guardian
  • Niger: sleepwalking into huge population growth Deutsche Welle
  • Niger population's suffering 'increasing with each passing month ... UN News
  • Population explosion The Economist
  • If Fertility Rates Remain Constant Inter Press Service
  • Boko Haram Refugees Find Safety in Niger. But For How Long? TIME
  • Why have four children when you could have seven? Family planning in Niger The Guardian
  • Africa's population boom fuels 'unstoppable' migration to Europe Reuters
  • Niger exports 57% of world Shea butter production – Commissioner Vanguard
  • One uranium mine in Niger says a lot about China's huge nuclear-power ambitions - Business Insider Business Insider
  • Niger: Mining, Minerals and Fuel Resources Azomining
  • Forget 'America First'—Donald Trump's Policy Is Drones First The Nation.
  • Niger uranium mining dispute a test case for use of African natural resources The Guardian
  • Niger's worst power cuts in years threaten economy Reuters Africa
  • Donald Trump Drones On War Is Boring
  • 'A CITY LOST IN THE DESERT': A visit to the Sahara's uranium capital - Business Insider Business Insider
  • An oil dispute in Niger is exposing big problems with Chinese investment in Africa - Business Insider Business Insider
  • Who profits from gold mining in Niger? Equal Times
  • Surrounded by chaos, Niger is a nation on the edge National Geographic
  • Special Report: Areva and Niger's uranium fight Reuters Africa
  • Niger: Europe's Migration Laboratory — Refugees Deeply News Deeply
  • Niger fails to reach uranium mining deal with French nuclear firm Areva The Guardian
  • President Tandja's Plan to Extend Term Is Protested in Niger New York Times
  • How capitalism has caused famine in Niger Anarkismo.net

    Niger Leaders


    President


  • Niger's president receives message from Sisi on GERD Egypttoday
  • Nigeria, Chad, Cameroon, Niger commence joint onslaught against Boko Haram NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
  • Niger's President Issoufou discusses GERD with Egyptian foreign ... Ahram Online
  • Egypt: Niger's President Receives Message From Sisi On GERD AllAfrica.com

    Speaker of Parliament


  • ECOWAS Parliament Re-elects Wase as First Deputy Speaker THISDAY Newspapers
  • ECOWAS Parliament: S/Leonean emerges Speaker, Nigerian ... Premium Times
  • 5th Legislature Of ECOWAS Parliament Inaugurated In Niamey Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
  • And now get lost, France!, by Fanny Pigeaud Le Monde Diplomatique

    Prime Minister


  • Eca Virtual Conference With African Ministers of Finance On the ... AllAfrica.com
  • Aide to Israel’s Prime Minister Tests Positive for COVID-19 Voice of America
  • Updated weekly schedule of President Charles Michel EU News
  • Coronavirus: Rwanda extends lockdown, Cameroon's billion CFA fund etc. Africanews English

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • Eca Virtual Conference With African Ministers of Finance On the ... AllAfrica.com
  • New Malaysian prime minister Muhyiddin Yassin unveils 'Cabinet ... Arab News
  • Singapore Plans Record Stimulus as Coronavirus Turns GDP Growth Negative Voice of America
  • African leaders respond to coronavirus... on Twitter Atlantic Council (blog)

    Minister of Economy


  • Eca Virtual Conference With African Ministers of Finance On the ... AllAfrica.com
  • PIND canvasses gender equality in Niger Delta, FG empowers ... Guardian (blog)
  • Who's Who: Turki bin Naji Al-Ali, Saudi ambassador to Niger Arab News
  • Coronavirus: Rwanda extends lockdown, Cameroon's billion CFA fund etc. Africanews English

    Minister of Agriculture


  • Who's Who: Turki bin Naji Al-Ali, Saudi ambassador to Niger Arab News
  • Coronavirus: Burundi's first cases, death in Botswana, Ghana's mass recoveries Africanews English
  • Niger to partner Hungary on livestock Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
  • Germany to let in seasonal workers after alarm over virus border ... Macau Business

    Minister of Culture


  • Coronavirus-positive man escapes from isolation centre Vanguard (press release) (blog)
  • Crisis in the Sahel Becoming France’s Forever War The New York Times
  • ACP Ministers of Culture Meet in Niger to 'Strengthen and Diversify Partnerships' IDN InDepthNews | Analysis That Matters
  • SWEET AND SOUR: Niger Deltan laments by Donu Kogbara Vanguard (press release) (blog)

    Minister of Defense


  • Chad posts troops in Niger, Nigeria against Boko Haram Anadolu Agency
  • Nigeria Announces 'Massive' Joint Offensive on Jihadists Voice of America
  • A French A400M airdropped 40 tonnes of supplies to troops in the Sahel The Defense Post
  • Boko Haram attacks army camp in Niger, killing 8 Anadolu Agency

    Minister of Education


  • Coronavirus: Rolling coverage on the impact on Africa Africanews English
  • Extremists see global chaos from virus as an opportunity NBC 15 WPMI (press release)
  • Dubai Property: An Oasis for Nigeria's Corrupt Political Elites Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Nigerian Students On Scholarship Abroad Risk Deportation Over ... SaharaReporters.com

    Minister of Energy


  • Ijaw Youths, Heritage Energy Trade Blame THISDAY Newspapers
  • FG Releases N20bn For Completion Of East-West Road Economic Confidential (press release)
  • IYC Accuses Heritage Energy Operational Services Limited Of ... Nigerian Observer
  • Refinery news roundup: Upgrades and launches remain in focus in Africa Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

    Minister of Finance


  • Eca Virtual Conference With African Ministers of Finance On the ... AllAfrica.com
  • FG Releases N20bn For Completion Of East-West Road Economic Confidential (press release)
  • UN launches landmark high-level panel to tackle illicit finance The Africa Report
  • Buhari, NDDC and The Danger of Executive Recklessness THISDAY Newspapers

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • IOM Steps Up Response for Migrants Stranded in Niger Amidst ... ReliefWeb
  • COVID-19 crisis: IOM steps in to rescue 2,371 stranded migrants in Niger News Ghana
  • Immigration update: Japan enforces border control measures marketscreener.com
  • Who's Who: Turki bin Naji Al-Ali, Saudi ambassador to Niger Arab News

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • IOM Steps Up Response for Migrants Stranded in Niger Amidst ... ReliefWeb
  • COVID-19 crisis: IOM steps in to rescue 2,371 stranded migrants in Niger News Ghana
  • Minister Orders Staff to Make Coronavirus Screening Compulsory THISDAY Newspapers
  • Turkey's COVID-19 death toll rises to 21 – live blog Ahval

    Minister of Justice


  • Lokpobiri Continues the Battle for Justice THISDAY Newspapers
  • Commission of Enquiry: Statement by Justice Biobele Georgewill The Patriotic Vanguard
  • NDDC: Niger Delta Youths Take Fed Govt to Court The News
  • CORRUPTION: Names of People Involved in Nigeria's High-Profile ... The Streetjournal

    Minister of Health


  • Niger Confirms First Case of Coronavirus, Health Minister Says U.S. News & World Report
  • Coronavirus: Rwanda extends lockdown, Cameroon's billion CFA fund etc. Africanews English
  • Niger confirms first case of coronavirus -health minister National Post
  • Coronavirus-positive man escapes from isolation centre Vanguard (press release) (blog)

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • FG vows to prioritise healthcare in Niger Delta Vanguard (press release) (blog)
  • Nigeria to spend US $405m Sukuk bond on 44 highway projects Construction Review (press release) (blog)
  • Budget Review: Several infrastructure projects stalled Nairametrics
  • Minister Orders Staff to Make Coronavirus Screening Compulsory THISDAY Newspapers

    Minister of Sports


  • Virus could create havoc for sports-mad Melbourne The Australian Financial Review
  • Extremists see global chaos from virus as an opportunity fox23maine.com
  • Scout for sports talents in NYSC, Minister tells clubs, federations Vanguard (press release) (blog)
  • Coronavirus updates from sub-Saharan Africa Deutsche Welle

    Director of State Security Service


  • Anambra bars traffic across Niger Bridge, closes Enugu border The Punch
  • Inside the fight to save the Niger Delta red colobus Mongabay.com
  • National Security Philanthropy Philanthropy Magazine
  • Extremists see global chaos from virus as an opportunity Egypt Independent

    Chairman National Bank


  • COVID-19: Niger Govt Lauds Residents For Support – :::…The Tide News Online:::… The Tide
  • Pascal Dozie’s quiet plan The Nation Newspaper
  • 24 corps members get service extension in Kebbi, Niger New Telegraph Newspaper
  • African Union finance directorate undergoes an audit The Africa Report

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • UNSC in ‘no hurry’ to discuss China role in Covid-19 pandemic as world locks down ThePrint
  • Security Council Press Statement on Situation in Guinea-Bissau ... ReliefWeb
  • Censoring UNSC Dominican Republic Takes April Spinning ... Inner City Press
  • Africa can become more influential in the UN Security Council Institute for Security Studies (press release)

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • COVID-19: We’re living in fears, Kyari’s aides lament Vanguard (press release) (blog)
  • The other COVID-19 pandemic: Fake news African Arguments
  • Coronavirus test: We are overlooking the most vulnerable ones - Niger governor Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG
  • Coronavirus: Niger governor takes Covid-19 test, goes on self-isolation Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • Lokpobiri Continues the Battle for Justice THISDAY Newspapers
  • Months after NJC recommendation, Buhari fails to appoint new ... Premium Times
  • Victor Ndoma-Egba: The contours of an icon at 64 Guardian (blog)
  • APC crisis deepens as Buhari’s ministers, party governors name Oshiomhole's replacement Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG

    Opposition


  • Opposition leader in Niger freed under coronavirus prison release News24
  • COVID-19 : Libération du chef de file de l'opposition au Niger ... anp.ne
  • Libéré par le coronavirus, Hama Amadou échappera-t-il au juge électoral du Niger? VOA Afrique
  • Malian opposition leader kidnapped ahead of general elections FRANCE 24

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Africa Is Bracing for a Head-On Collision With Coronavirus Foreign Policy
  • Eca Virtual Conference With African Ministers of Finance On the ... AllAfrica.com
  • Singapore Plans Record Stimulus as Coronavirus Turns GDP Growth Negative Voice of America
  • Coronavirus Is Coming for Nigeria -- and Its Economy Stratfor Worldview
  • Nigeria’s total debt now N33trn —Senate Vanguard (press release) (blog)
  • Nigeria’s External Borrowing Plan: Learning from Experience THISDAY Newspapers
  • Unemployment will get much worse before it gets better, expert says ND Newswire
  • Nigerians spend $14 billion on generators, fuel Nairametrics
  • Dangote subsea pipeline to curb gas flaring, links Niger Delta to Lekki Nairametrics
  • Politics Is COVID-19 China's 'Chernobyl Moment'? The Diplomat
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    Investment

  • David Mark Golf Academy promises medals haul at IBB Golf Junior ... The Eagle Online
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    Demographics

  • Fewer children, fewer climate risks? Niger ponders a controversial option Reuters
  • Niger: Population Flow Monitoring Dashboard #30 (1 — 31 ... Reliefweb
  • Niger's president blames explosive birth rate on 'a misreading of Islam' The Guardian
  • Niger: sleepwalking into huge population growth Deutsche Welle
  • Niger population's suffering 'increasing with each passing month ... UN News
  • Population explosion The Economist
  • If Fertility Rates Remain Constant Inter Press Service
  • Boko Haram Refugees Find Safety in Niger. But For How Long? TIME
  • Why have four children when you could have seven? Family planning in Niger The Guardian
  • Africa's population boom fuels 'unstoppable' migration to Europe Reuters
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    Export/Import

  • Niger exports 57% of world Shea butter production – Commissioner Vanguard
  • One uranium mine in Niger says a lot about China's huge nuclear-power ambitions - Business Insider Business Insider
  • Niger: Mining, Minerals and Fuel Resources Azomining
  • Forget 'America First'—Donald Trump's Policy Is Drones First The Nation.
  • Niger uranium mining dispute a test case for use of African natural resources The Guardian
  • Niger's worst power cuts in years threaten economy Reuters Africa
  • Donald Trump Drones On War Is Boring
  • 'A CITY LOST IN THE DESERT': A visit to the Sahara's uranium capital - Business Insider Business Insider
  • An oil dispute in Niger is exposing big problems with Chinese investment in Africa - Business Insider Business Insider
  • Who profits from gold mining in Niger? Equal Times
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    Public Spending

  • Surrounded by chaos, Niger is a nation on the edge National Geographic
  • Special Report: Areva and Niger's uranium fight Reuters Africa
  • Niger: Europe's Migration Laboratory — Refugees Deeply News Deeply
  • Niger fails to reach uranium mining deal with French nuclear firm Areva The Guardian
  • President Tandja's Plan to Extend Term Is Protested in Niger New York Times
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    Public Debt

  • How capitalism has caused famine in Niger Anarkismo.net
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