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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 @yusufjnr2 on Wed Feb 19 12:12:31 EST 2020 In Niger state (Minna) to be practise, begging has become a norm. I take it to be a "family business", Where you wi? https://t.co/roMD7mtxri
From @okechukwuNabob on Wed Feb 19 12:12:26 EST 2020 RT @NNzeadibe: Either you relocate to Lagos or Abuja or Moldova or Somalia We Biafrans have to take our land back,to control our territoria?
From @AtWarBot on Wed Feb 19 12:12:06 EST 2020 Algeria has declared war on Niger
From @NicolasDubosq8 on Wed Feb 19 12:12:04 EST 2020 RT @VoyagesAfriq: #VoyagesAfriq @NEPAD_Agency & @FAOAfrica has began a 3-day peer learning and experience sharing workshop in #Accra as i?
From @firstladyship on Wed Feb 19 12:11:23 EST 2020 RT @ayemojubar: - Niger state purchased 10 tractors at ?1.8 billion; - 1 tractor = ?180 million - Gombe state purchased 100 desktop compu?
From @Abdulmour89 on Wed Feb 19 12:11:14 EST 2020 RT @nafeezi: Niger state purchased 10 tractors at ?1.8 billion; 1 tractor = ?180 million Gombe state purchased 100 desktop computers at?
From @UUzochukwu86 on Wed Feb 19 12:10:48 EST 2020 RT @nafeezi: Niger state purchased 10 tractors at ?1.8 billion; 1 tractor = ?180 million Gombe state purchased 100 desktop computers at?
From @Loritahmed on Wed Feb 19 12:10:34 EST 2020 @OFFlCIALnairam1 I know niger #TravelbetaOnABudget
From @k_Nesta93 on Wed Feb 19 12:10:24 EST 2020 RT @SidiAicha1: Pendant que nous cherchons de quoi monter des projets, créer de l?emploi et hisser haut notre drapeau des clôtures grillagé?
From @MamaYeNigeria on Wed Feb 19 12:10:21 EST 2020 RT @betziny: Today at the Niger State Govt. House, attending the @gatesfoundation and @NigerStateNG Primary Health Care- PHC MoU Review. @M?
From @Dir_Essel on Wed Feb 19 12:10:17 EST 2020 @AsafoObed He's a Nigerien....not Nigerian. He's from Niger??
From @ill_v on Wed Feb 19 12:10:09 EST 2020 RT @beegeaglesblog: Nigerian Army Torches Homes Across The Country After Attacks (Jos Plateau, Niger Delta Indicated) https://t.co/qZqERan?
From @amuiludun on Wed Feb 19 12:09:54 EST 2020 RT @enzo_uzor: Second Niger-Bridge is the Vibe! The pace at which the construction of the 2nd Niger-Bridge is being carried out is very enc?
From @sidgueladio on Wed Feb 19 12:09:35 EST 2020 RT @kinzyomalley: Congratulations & farewell get-together for @BlancheAnya last night who leaves for Niamey on Thursday to take up her new?
From @maymayacevedo on Wed Feb 19 12:09:32 EST 2020 RT @gus_lato: Benin Bolivia Burkina Faso Camboya Etiopia Ghana Guyana Honduras Madagascar Mali Mauritania Mozambique Nicaragua Niger Ruanda?