• Niger 2020-09-04 11:55

    Niger rejects U.S. bid to restore UN sanctions on Iran

    TEHRAN – In the latest blow to the U.S. push to trigger a snapback of UN sanctions on Iran, Niger, the president of the UN Security Council for September, reaffirmed a rejection of a U.S. complaint against Iran at the Security Council.

  • Hassan Rouhani 2020-09-01 18:06

    Rouhani calls Nigerien president, says abuse of intl. bodies is root cause of current problems

    TEHRAN – In a telephone conversation on Monday with Nigerien President Mahamadou Issoufou whose country takes over the rotating presidency of the UN Security Council for September, President Hassan Rouhani said abuse of international bodies by certain countries is the root cause of current problems in the world.

  • Ahmad Salkida 2019/01/07

    By Ahmad Salkida

    Why troops are losing ground to ISWAP

    ABUJA - In the few days leading to the eclipse on 2018, reports from the warfront in North East Nigeria provoked huge concerns, fiercely stirring panic within communities in and around Maiduguri, Borno state. Governor Kashim Shettima, within this period, quickly called an emergency security meeting to receive briefs from different security commands in the state. At the Executive chambers of the Government House, Maiduguri, the seat of power in the state, the situation was grim and faces drawn.

  • Rouhani felicitates Niger on national day 2018-08-05 10:54

    Rouhani felicitates Niger on national day

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani has sent a message to the president of Niger to offer congratulations on the national day of the Republic of the Niger.