Home central and west africa business NIGER Issue dated 29/11/2019 France's Delair gets its surveillance drones off the ground in the Sahel The Nigerien National Guard (GNN), commanded by General Mahamadou Sidi, took delivery of three DT-26 surveillance drones built by French [...] (359 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles MOROCCO Business 03/07/2020 ESL & Network lays groundwork for World Bank, IMF gathering in Marrakesh ANGOLA Business 30/06/2020 Lourenço wants to make up for diamond road repair blunder CAMEROON Politics 26/06/2020 Army frustrated over treatment of Israeli-supervised special forces defending Paul Biya's twilight years Access the free section On the same subject NIGER 15/06/2020 Court-protected airship-maker A-NSE wants Niger to pay its bills In 2018, A-NSE, a French company currently in safeguard proceedings, supplied several surveillance blimps to Niger, which has yet to make payment. Niamey says in an audit the firm did not deliver what it ordered. [...] NIGER 10/04/2020 National Guard set to receive a fourth Delair drone Using French financing, Delair, a small company based in Toulouse in southern France, is developing its exports to the armed forces of the Sahel. [...] AFRICA CHINA 08/01/2020 Beijing seeks to unleash its military drones in west Africa China, a leading player in the drone market, has embarked on negotiations with several capitals in the region to supply them with combat drones. [...] AFRICA TURKEY 20/11/2019 Erdogan's African roadshow to sell military cooperation Free The Turkish army is conducting an aggressive charm offensive to secure cooperation deals in Africa and thereby contribute to the flourishing fortunes of Turkish companies on the continent. [...] WEST AFRICA 06/11/2019 High-stakes Sahel visit for Florence Parly On 4 November, the French armed forces minister Florence Parly embarked on a trip to the Sahel with France forced into reviewing its strategy in the region. [...] AFRICA SAUDI ARABIA 23/10/2019 Mohamed bin Salman plans G5 Sahel summit in Riyadh The Saudi crown prince Mohamed bin Salman (MBS) is to [...] WEST AFRICA 09/10/2019 Why the EU is holding back its latest G5 Sahel contribution Due to the slowness of operators managing its contributions to the Sahel force, the EU may decide to disburse its funds directly through budgetary aid. [...] TURKEY AFRICA 12/06/2019 G5 Sahel: Ankara stumps up Turkey recently contributed a sum of €5 million to the [...] UNITED STATES AFRICA 12/06/2019 How Donald Trump is equipping armies of Sahel Little interested in backing multilateral initiatives in the region, Washington has been supplying Burkina Faso and Niger with a raft of military equipment. [...] On our other sites Intelligence Online 11/12/2019 Delair takes off thanks to Vincent Bolloré The drone manufacturer Delair, which recently won its first contracts [...] Intelligence Online 18/09/2019 Special forces have reservations about Thales reconnaissance drone Thales' Spy Ranger reconnaissance mini-drone (SMDR) is currently still in testing with the technical section of the French Army and [...] SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com - Region SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 Previous Next Receive prompts for these topics NIGER ANR Boko Haram Bolloré DCSD Delair G5 Sahel Islamic State Mahamadou Sidi National Police Nigerien National Guard Thales See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?