4 months 3 die of thirst in Niger desert Manilatimes |World
NIAMEY: Three migrants died of thirst when their vehicle broke down in the Nigerien desert while en route for Libya, the springboard for migration to Europe, a local official said. “About 10” other passengers were saved after their vehicle was spotted by the Nigerian army, an official in the northern town of Agadez said. The group had got lost while searching for one of two wells on their itinerary and their vehicle broke down, the source said. AFP Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements ... more