Tag: Niamey

16 Niger soldiers killed in attack near the border with Mali

NIAMEY, Niger — An ambush on a military patrol near Niger’s border with Mali killed 16 Niger soldiers and left one missing, the government...

Suspected Islamic militants kill 19 people in Niger village

NIAMEY, Niger — Gunmen on motorcycles attacked a village near Niger's troubled border with Mali, shooting at people as they prayed at the mosque...

Former foreign minister declared preliminary winner in Niger

NIAMEY, Niger — Niger’s electoral commission said Tuesday that former foreign affairs minister Mohamed Bazoum has been elected president of the West African nation,...