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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)

Niger's most recent News and Stories

Niger Tweets

From @demiscoco_ on Fri Jun 23 08:11:40 EDT 2017 RT @AminaJMohammed: #Population & development is about the dignity & #humanrights of people. Kudos to @HansRosling & Traditional Chiefs of?
From @islamane on Fri Jun 23 08:11:12 EDT 2017 RT @Unicefniger: Bonne chance ŕ Tekiath Ben Yessouf #Niger aux championnats du monde de #Taekwondo #Muju2017. Rendez-vous le 30/06 pr suivr?
From @abiodunosemobor on Fri Jun 23 08:11:10 EDT 2017 This is most surprising & shocking. Is the 2nd Niger Bridge not important anymore to our SEasterners? Marginalisati? https://t.co/5Eqw3YwBTc
From @DoubassinDao on Fri Jun 23 08:10:33 EDT 2017 RT @nicolas_chavent: #ActionOsmNiger2017 #humanitarian training @OCHA_Niger @Unicefniger build #opendata in #OSM @humdata 2 share @qgis #In?
From @niger_kirito on Fri Jun 23 08:10:12 EDT 2017 @mohabmuhammad ??? ????????? ????? ?? ?????? ????? ?????????? ??? ??? ??? ??????? ?????????? ????? ???? ???? ??????? https://t.co/0IZQEVIIbq
From @PGH1PGH1 on Fri Jun 23 08:09:05 EDT 2017 RT @NDDCOfficial: A meeting between NDDC and @phglobalshapers to discuss possible areas of collaboration for the promotion of #SDGs in the?
From @islamane on Fri Jun 23 08:08:16 EDT 2017 C'est le #Niger qui gagne https://t.co/7yhXUS9H8J
From @niger_kirito on Fri Jun 23 08:08:15 EDT 2017 ?????? ????? ??? ????? ???? ???? ?/???? ????.
From @mhyeladi on Fri Jun 23 08:07:58 EDT 2017 RT @jag_bros: NASS reduced 2nd Niger Bridge budget but ur self acclaimed "Attire wearing Marginalized Lawmakers" didnt say anything against?
From @childrenneedpe1 on Fri Jun 23 08:07:33 EDT 2017 "TRILLION USA DOLLARS OF CRUDE OIL WEALTH UNDER THE BED OF NIGER DELTA PEOPLES.97% POOREST INDIGENTS DIES OF HUNGER PACIFIST STEPHEN NDUNAKA
From @IliyaDhacko on Fri Jun 23 08:06:52 EDT 2017 Fashola slams National Assembly for Lagos-Ibadan, 2nd Niger bridge budget cuts - https://t.co/fmZD5Lh4DI https://t.co/CdIQ2CDS58
From @aa_french on Fri Jun 23 08:06:47 EDT 2017 Au #Niger, le poulet "bio", s?invite pour l?Aid-el-fitr https://t.co/NM7beSPzka #AidelFitr https://t.co/qg6ujtWWNL