Fri, 21 Jun 2024 08:06:43 GMT
France's Orano Loses Operating Licence At Major Uranium Mine in Niger
[RFI] Niger has removed the mining permit of French nuclear fuel producer Orano at one of the world's biggest uranium mines, the company said Thursday, highlighting tensions between France and the African country's ruling junta.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:18:01 GMT
Niger Reinstates Prison Sentences for Journalists for Defamation, Insult
[CPJ] Dakar -- Nigerien authorities must decriminalize defamation and ensure that the country's cybercrime law does not unduly restrict the work of the media, the Committee to Protect Journalists said on Thursday.

Wed, 19 Jun 2024 04:51:00 GMT
As Niger's Men Emigrate, Women Learn to Harness a Changing Climate
[WFP] A WFP-Government initiative boosts farm production, strengthens livelihoods and empowers women in a challenging environment

Wed, 19 Jun 2024 13:10:32 GMT
Niger Reintroduces Prison Sentences for 'Cybercrime'
[MFWA] The Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) has learned with concern that the Nigerien authorities have reintroduced prison sentences for defamation, insults and dissemination of data likely to disturb public order via social networks. Accordi...

Fri, 14 Jun 2024 22:26:22 GMT
Niger Court Strips Ousted President of Immunity
[VOA] Niger's highest court on Friday lifted immunity from prosecution for ousted President Mohamed Bazoum, clearing the way for the military junta that removed him from office to try him for treason.