Niger

Egypt condemns Niger terror attack

Sat, 06 Nov 2021 - 12:48 GMT

Egypt also asserted its support for Niger in its efforts to combat terrorism.

Shoukry meets with Niger’s counterpart in NYC

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 - 11:55 GMT

Both ministers discussed the aspects of bilateral relations between the two countries and the most important regional issues, said Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Ahmed Hafez on his Twitter account.

Egypt condoles with Niger, Burkina Faso over terrorist attacks

Fri, 20 Aug 2021 - 06:51 GMT

Egypt has expressed its sincere condolences to Niger and Burkina Faso over the victims of two attacks that took place near the borders between the two countries, leaving large of victims and injuries.

Egypt expresses sincere condolences to Niger over deadly terrorist attack

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 12:23 GMT

The attack resulted in killing more than 100 innocent people in Niger.

Egypt condemns attacks in Niger killing 100 villagers

Mon, 04 Jan 2021 - 10:33 GMT

The assaults took place Sunday by 100 militants who were riding motorbikes.

Niger's president receives message from Sisi on GERD

Sat, 21 Mar 2020 - 09:41 GMT

Niger President Mahamadou Issoufou on Friday received a message from President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)'s file.

Sisi, Nigerien president review security challenges in Sahel region

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 08:23 GMT

Niger’s President Mahamadou Issoufou on Wednesday met with President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi and reviewed the growing security challenges in the Sahel region, the Egyptian Presidency said in a statement.

Sisi, Tanzanian PM highlight developed bilateral relations

Wed, 10 Jul 2019 - 04:09 GMT

Tanzanian Prime Minister Majaliwa hailed Egypt’s achievements on economic reform level, and the country’s establishment of big national projects.

Africa is one of the richest continents: Sisi

Mon, 08 Jul 2019 - 11:22 GMT

"The African continent has many natural resources and raw materials that can make it the most successful and richest continent," said President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Sisi chairs Africa’s coordination summit on Monday

Mon, 08 Jul 2019 - 10:09 GMT

Sisi chairs a coordination summit in Niamey, Niger, on Monday with participation of leaders and heads of African countries and blocs.

Free trade area among 20 African nations finally becoming reality

Sun, 07 Jul 2019 - 02:51 GMT

“The development of infrastructure is inevitable. We must strive to achieve peoples’ aspirations to development and prosperity,” Sisi said.

President Sisi heads extraordinary African summit in Niger

Sun, 07 Jul 2019 - 10:44 GMT

The extraordinary African summit kicked off Sunday under the chairmanship of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Sisi arrives in Niger to attend AU exceptional summit

Sat, 06 Jul 2019 - 08:35 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi arrived in Niger Saturday to attend the African Union exceptional summit scheduled to be held on Sunday.

Al-Azhar condemns Niger terrorist attack

Fri, 17 May 2019 - 10:27 GMT

Egypt’s top Islamic institution Al-Azhar condemned on Friday the terrorist attack that targeted an ambush in the border region between Niger and Mali.

Egypt faces Niger in 2019 AFCON qualifications

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 - 12:08 GMT

The Egyptian football national team faces Niger in the last match of the 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifications’ group stages. Niger hosts Egypt on Stade Général Seyni Kountché at 05:30 p.m. CLT.

Egypt defeats Niger 6 to 0 in African Cup qualifiers

Sat, 08 Sep 2018 - 09:09 GMT

Egypt have secured a comprehensive 6-0 home win over Niger in 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at Alexandria's Borg El-Arab Stadium Saturday.

Salah, Koka and Ghazal feature in Aguirre's list for 2019 AFCON qualifications

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 - 01:59 GMT

Mexican coach Javier Aguirre announced the list of the Egyptian players abroad that will face Niger next September in the 2019 AFCON qualifications.

Egypt, Italy cooperate for fighting illegal migration

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 - 10:16 GMT

Egypt and Italy are cooperating for training cadres from African countries on fighting illegal migration, said an assistant interior minister on Tuesday.

Italy aims to send up to 470 troops to Niger

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 - 11:58 GMT

Italy aims to deploy up to 470 troops to Niger to help tackle people-smuggling, the military General Staff said on Thursday.

Italy PM plans to shift military forces from Iraq to Niger

Sun, 24 Dec 2017 - 03:09 GMT

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni said on Sunday he would propose to parliament transferring some of the country's troops stationed in Iraq to Niger to fight people.

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