Cholera Outbreak in Niger

More than 1,400 cholera cases and 53 deaths have been registered in Niger since the beginning of this year, according to Government figures. Almost half of the cases were declared…

Niger Floods Continue

The U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) confirmed figures for the current flood situation in Niger. The current flooding first struck in mid August, as we reported…

Flooding in Niger Leaves 12 Dead

Moroccan media are reporting that 12 people have been killed and nearly 30,000 affected by floods in Niger. The information comes from a statement made on Thursday 14 August by…

Niger Floods Could Bring Famine

Niger suffered flooding during August and early September this year, and it is believed that the country could now be facing poor harvest and severe food shortages as a result.…

Niger Floods Update

Children’s charity, Plan International, have released a report this week giving details of the current flood situation in Niger. Plan International has deployed aid workers to some of the areas…

Flooding in Niger Continues

While the flash floods have been causing chaos in the Mali capital of Bamako on the Niger river, flooding has continued in the neighbouring country of Niger. Last week FloodList…

Niger Floods

Floods have struck in western Africa again, this time in Niger. Niger authorities said yesterday 20th August that 2000 people have been made homeless and 8 people have been killed…