Niger: The Wodaabe Wife Stealing Festival
The Wodaabe tribe is a Fulani tribe in Niger, West Africa. The males in the tribe are regarded as very vain because they believe that they are the most handsome set of men and they… Read more »
West Africa: Climate Change Threatens Livelihoods of 130m Niger Basin Inhabitants
Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, has said the livelihoods of over 130 million people living in the Niger Basin were at risk of climate change and other environmental… Read more »
Nigeria: Railway Line to Niger Republic?
In his New Year Day broadcast to the nation, President Muhammadu Buhari, among other policy matters, outlined his plan for the development of the economy, the transportation… Read more »
December 06, 2016
Africa: Viva La Revolucion?
Predictably, following the death of Fidel Castro, Nigerian papers are full of glowing tributes to a man described as a 'friend of Africa' who 'stood up to America' or something… Read more »
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