At least 70 killed in simultaneous militant attacks in two Niger villages

At least 70 people were killed in simultaneous attacks on two villages in Niger.┬áThe village of Tchombangou and Zaroumdareye, near the border zone with Mali were attacked by suspected Islamist militants. There have been several recent violent incidents in Africa’s Sahel region, carried out by militant groups. France said on Saturday that two of its […]