Aissata Issoufou Mahamadou, the First Lady of The Republic of Niger
, as an ambassador of 'Merck More Than a Mother' campaign, to work closely with Merck Foundation in defining interventions to break the stigma around childless women across the country.
According to it, the funds which will be sourced in cooperation with the Federal Government from the development partners, IOCs, Sovereign Wealth Fund, both national and global, commercial banks, cooperative banks and insurance firms, will be pooled under Niger
Delta Investment Fund, NDIF, for investors to access and execute significant development projects in the region.
ALHAJI Zubairu Sulaiman, the Spokesman of Jigawa State Ministry of Commerce, Industries and Cooperatives, says the Kano-Jigawa-Daura-Zinder (KAJIDAZ) trade corridor is set to inaugurate three sub-committees to boost business activities in Nigeria and Niger Republic.
IIUI Rector said that cooperation with Niger
would open a gateway for IIUI to disseminate Islam's message of peace and harmony across the African countries.
IFC is committed to supporting Niger
in creating the conditions for growing its private sector, especially through the use of its new IDA18 private sector window.
returned to civilian rule in 2011 following a coup that ousted then-President Mamadou Tandja.
In relevant remarks in late October, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a meeting with his counterpart from Niger
Ibrahim Yacouba in Tehran called for the expansion of mutual cooperation.
In the last year or two, as Algeria's economic and financial crisis has deepened, its government has spoken or establishing closer trade relations with its southern neighbour, Niger
, and sub-Saharan Africa.
amp;nbsp;In June, Boko Haram killed at least 30 soldiers from Niger
and two Nigerian troops in an attack on Niger
's border with Nigeria.
foreign assistance to Niger
plays a critical role in preserving stability in a country vulnerable to political volatility, and food insecurity and regional instability.
The Republic of Niger
, which is named after the Niger
River, is a landlocked country in West Africa.
PARIS, Nov 27 (KUNA) -- France on Friday condemned a deadly terror attack in Niger
where 20 people were killed by terrorists yesterday.
USPRwire, Tue Nov 10 2015] The telecom market in Niger
is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman met Niger
President Mahamadou Issoufou at the royal palace on Sunday and held wide-ranging talks to discuss mutual interests in order to further enhance partnership between the two countries.
Niamey: Troops from Chad and Niger
have freed two towns in northern Nigeria previously held by Boko Haram militants, the first gains made in a joint offensive launched at the weekend, Niger
military sources said on Monday.