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Desert nomads ask for, and get, help via e-mail

DESPERATION Although the nomadic herdsmen of Niger live as if in another century, a hunger crisis have prompted them to turn to the Internet for aid


With a burst of laughter echoed by six others in the shade of a makeshift tent, Almahadi said he could even consider settling in the capital.

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