Exclusive: African state says it has agreements with oil companies in Lake Chad area
Government audit alleges that poor west African country lost at least $137m over eight years
Jihadists suspected of attack that killed six French aid workers, a driver and a guide
Farmers in Niger are nurturing gao trees to drive Africa’s biggest environmental change
GENEVA (Reuters) – The West African regional bloc ECOWAS is backing Nigeria’s candidate to head the World Trade Organization (WTO) and calls on other African countries to follow, a document showed on Monday, in a possible step towards uniting Africa behind her.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Aides to former U.S. President Barack Obama fired back on Tuesday as criticism mounted over President Donald Trump’s claim that past U.S. presidents did not contact family members of soldiers who died in combat during their time in the White House.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senator John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said on Thursday he may consider issuing a subpoena because the White House has not been forthcoming with details of an ambush in Niger that left four U.S. soldiers dead.
Covid-19 lockdown made children vulnerable to abuses including FGM and child marriage say NGOs, as schools in England prepare to reopen