1998 News Story

Kingdom sends relief to flood-afflicted Niger

Following reports of heavy rains and devastating floods in the Republic of Niger, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz gave instructions for two cargo planes to be loaded with relief supplies, including foodstuffs, blankets, tents, medicine and vaccines, to help alleviate the suffering of the flood-afflicted people in the sisterly African Muslim country.