Home central and west africa politics NIGER Issue dated 12/03/2014 Russia's ZVS still burning issue After being stripped of its contract to build the Kandadji dam, Russia's Zarubezhvodstroy is now facing the wrath of the subcontractors that also worked on this strategic project. [...] (335 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 Special report NIGER 01/09/2016 The Kandadji dam, the evil eye and a whiff of scandal Will the hydro-electric dam due to built in the Kandadji region on the River Niger in south western Niger ever see the light of day? Construction of the dam, which [...] NIGER 24/08/2016 Kandadji dam presents new hurdles for Mahamadou Issoufou Already five years behind schedule, the pet project of Niger’s president is facing fresh setbacks. [...] NIGER 09/12/2015 Economy harms Issoufou's electoral hopes Niger's Mahamadou Issoufou is eyeing another term of office in 2016 but he'll have to gloss over his calamitous record on the economy. [...] NIGER 30/09/2015 Issoufou endures further Kandadji setbacks The construction of the Kandadji dam, a project dear to Mahamadou Issoufou, has suffered fallout from the president’s recent split with his right-hand man Amadou Boubacar Cisse. [...] NIGER 17/06/2015 Gilles Baillet pays for rivalry with Cisse Niger’s 69-year-old finance and economy minister Gilles Baillet was sacked on June 4 by President Mahamadou Issoufou. Baillet had been [...] NIGER 18/03/2015 Kandadji missing millions A probe into the causes of the Kandjaji dam fiasco seems to have been quietly set aside. [...] NIGER 24/09/2014 Kandadji delays dog Issoufou The Kandadji dam project, one of the flagship programmes of Mahamadou Issoufou’s presidential campaign in 2011, is fraught with problems. [...] NIGER 04/09/2013 ZVS contract probed by Niamey Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou has discreetly ordered the government's audit [...] NIGER 31/07/2013 Russia's ZBS shown the door Economic planning minister Amadou Boubacar Cisse has persuaded president Mahamadou Issoufou to cancel the contract of Russia’s ZBS to build the Kandadji dam. [...] NIGER 21/05/2013 Watch on Russians at Kandadji The government is taking strong measures because of setbacks encountered by a Russian firm building the Kandadji dam. [...] NIGER 03/04/2013 Kandadji still waiting for dam The construction of the Kandadji dam by Russia’s Zarubezhvodstroy, which was launched with much fanfare by Mahmadou Issoufou in May 2011, is still waiting to happen. International lenders and the government are fuming. [...] NIGER 24/07/2012 Major loan for Kandadji The World Bank will decide in October whether to invest [...] NIGER 18/01/2012 Zarubezhvodstroy under pressure in Niger Months after the first stone of the Kandadji dam was [...] NIGER 07/06/2011 Kandadji a free pass for Moscow Thanks to donors in the Gulf, a Russian company will, for the first time, build a dam in West Africa without putting up a penny itself. [...] 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 Ahmed Ousmane Diallo Almoustapha Garba CGC International Chaoulani Djingaraye Banakoye EC21 Entresco EUCB Haut-Commissariat à l’Amenagement de la Vallee du Niger Ibonkano ITPB Kane Halidou Mahamadou Issoufou Salou Djibo Socegi Supreme Council for the Restoration of Democracy Zarubezhvodstroy See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?