The Male Beauty Pageant Where Female Judges Sleep with the Winners
Wodaabe men from northern Niger spend up to six hours getting made up to compete in their annual swinging festival.
Niger's Gold Rush Has Turned Bandits into Barons
But, granted rare access to northern Niger's gold fields, we saw how the vast majority of workers aren't benefitting nearly as much as them.
The Global Fear League 2016
A roundup of the countries you should be scared of this year.
Greg Palast's Column
Blood for Uranium Is the Sequel to Blood for Oil
People are already dying over Niger's uranium mines.
Is War Brewing in Niger?
If the latest terrorist attack is any indication, the answer might be yes.