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Niger moves nearly 100 schools away from Boko Haram threat- UN

Niger moves nearly 100 schools away from Boko Haram threat- UN

Jan 18, – The programme was launched in November and has enabled nearly 6,000 pupils — a total of 2,784 boys and 3,129 girls — to resume their lessons, according to the monthly bulletin of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Niamey. The Niger government and UN staff have moved […]

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Niger says 46 soldiers, 28 civilians killed in weekend Boko Haram attack

Niger says 46 soldiers, 28 civilians killed in weekend Boko Haram attack

Apr 29, – Interior Minister Hassoumi Massaoudou said “156 terrorists” were also killed in the assault on an army base on the island of Karamga on Saturday. The Niger government said Tuesday it had lost 46 soldiers and 28 civilians in a Boko Haram attack on a Lake Chad island at the weekend, the country’s […]

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