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Complete details about Niger in Africa with capital city Niamey

Country NameNiger (Niger)
Country CodeNER
Capital CityNiamey
ContinentAfrica
RegionWestern Africa
Independence Year1960
Population10730000
Surface Area1267000.0
Life Expectancy41.3 years
GNP1706.0 (old 1580.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Ful     (9.7%)
Hausa     (53.1%)
Kanuri     (4.4%)
Songhai-zerma     (21.2%)
Tamashek     (10.4%)

Major Cities

Niamey, Niamey     (population 420000)
Zinder, Zinder     (population 120892)
Maradi, Maradi     (population 112965)

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From @ECHO_WAfrica on Sat Apr 20 04:45:46 EDT 2019 RT @coopi: #Niger : Les défis alimentaires et de sécurité au Niger abordés par l?ambassadrice de l?UE @DenisaIonete qui a visité notre Cent?
From @mamabouk2 on Sat Apr 20 04:45:31 EDT 2019 RT @TCHADMNRT: @mamabouk2 @Succes_MASRA @AUC_MoussaFaki @JY_LeDrian @CPAfrique @IdrissDebyI #Tchad #Afrique #Françafrique #Togo #Algerie #M?
From @Rickenbacker21 on Sat Apr 20 04:45:28 EDT 2019 RT @RenaudCamus: Un préservatif bien utilisé au Niger fait plus pour la planète que trois éoliennes dans le Hurepoix.
From @MiddleEastMnt on Sat Apr 20 04:45:05 EDT 2019 UN Refugee Agency evacuates 163 refugees from Libya to Niger https://t.co/PGTAo9lo8Q
From @TCHADMNRT on Sat Apr 20 04:43:13 EDT 2019 @mamabouk2 @Succes_MASRA @AUC_MoussaFaki @JY_LeDrian @CPAfrique @IdrissDebyI #Tchad #Afrique #Françafrique #Togo? https://t.co/lId9bcPPWl
From @libertcherie1 on Sat Apr 20 04:41:03 EDT 2019 RT @RenaudCamus: Un préservatif bien utilisé au Niger fait plus pour la planète que trois éoliennes dans le Hurepoix.
From @PoutineFrance on Sat Apr 20 04:41:02 EDT 2019 RT @sputnik_fr: ? #SputnikExclusif | «??est une coopération à ne pas négliger»: l?ancien Président nigérien évoque les domaines dans lesque?
From @VisitNiger on Sat Apr 20 04:40:22 EDT 2019 #Rallye Fluvial #Niger ?? ????? « Une course sur le fleuve pour le fleuve » ? #Agissons Du 20 au 29 avril 2019 ? T? https://t.co/V2KCaWXh4a
From @marconiada on Sat Apr 20 04:38:38 EDT 2019 RT @RefugeesChief: 163 refugees evacuated from Libya to Niger amidst fighting. We need other countries to offer transit facilities, like Ni?
From @alain_cantat on Sat Apr 20 04:38:14 EDT 2019 @MENAsymbolism It's more known in these area Niger,Chad, Mali, Mauritania as " croix d'Agadez ( Agadez cross ) Othe? https://t.co/G3mye5Z0oE
From @uptownmed on Sat Apr 20 04:37:35 EDT 2019 @GuardianNigeria Is Amaechi not the minister ?he is a useful IDIOT for Buhari's cabal,Buharis government will end o? https://t.co/l0Pr2eluAZ
From @AyoAkinfe on Sat Apr 20 04:37:24 EDT 2019 Our mangrove forests in the Niger Delta could easily generate more revenue than crude oil https://t.co/UtyxqvIQdL
From @hasanjay4 on Sat Apr 20 04:36:56 EDT 2019 @DrJoeAbah Nigeria is better than niger
From @Cyb754Macron on Sat Apr 20 04:36:12 EDT 2019 RT @StrategicNews1: Expansion de l'EI en #Afrique. - montée en puissance ISWAP (#Nigeria, #Cameroun, #Tchad, #Niger, #Mali) - résurgence en?