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Niger is an arid, landlocked country of the Sahel with a population of 12 million. It is bordered by Algeria, Mali, Burkina Faso, Benin, Nigeria, Chad and Libya.

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Niamey, the capital of Niger, is a lively, fairly modern city of around 800,000 on the banks of the Niger River in the Tillaberi region in the far southwest of Niger.
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Maradi is a city in Southern Niger. The city of Maradi is the capital of a region by the same name in the Republic of Niger that occupies a small part of the southern border with Nigeria, directly north of the cities of Kano and Katsina.

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Southwestern Niger is the western and southernmost region of Niger, spanning the Tillabére and Dosso provinces as well as the nation's capital on the Niger River.
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Southern Niger is the Sahelian region of Niger along its border with Nigeria.

Northern Niger covers Niger's Saharan territory. If visiting in mid-September, just after the rainy …

Niger

  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  15,900,000
  • Latitude of center:  17° 3' 36" (17.06°) north
  • Longitude of center:  9° 16' 12" (9.27°) east
  • Elevation:  1,030 meters (3,379 feet)
  • Capital:  Niamey
  • Area:  1,267,000 km² (489,191 miles²)
  • Languages:  French, Hausa, Kanuri, Zarma
  • Currency:  Franc (XOF)
  • Phone code:  227
  • Internet domain:  .ne
  • Neighbors:  Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad, Libya, Mali, Nigeria
  • Wikidata:  Niger
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Niger

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Other Names for Niger

  • Afrikaans:  Nigerië
  • Akan:  Nigyɛ
  • Albanian:  Nigeri
  • Amharic:  ኒጀር, ኒጄር
  • Arabic:  النيجر, نيجر
  • Aragonese:  Nícher
  • Armenian:  Նիգեր
  • Arpitan:  Nig·èr
  • Asturian:  Níxer
  • Azerbaijani:  Nijer
  • Bambara:  Nizɛri
  • Belarusian:  Нігер
  • Bengali:  নাইজার
  • Bulgarian:  Нигер
  • Burmese:  နိုင်ဂျာ
  • Catalan:  Níger
  • Central Khmer:  នីហ្សេរ
  • Chinese:  尼日尔
  • Cornish:  Pow Nijer
  • English:  Republic of Niger
  • Esperanto:  Niĝero
  • Ewe:  Niger nutome
  • French:  République du Niger
  • Fulah:  Nijeer
  • Galician:  Níxer
  • Ganda:  Nije
  • Georgian:  ნიგერი
  • Greek:  Νίγηρ, Νίγηρας
  • Gujarati:  નાઇજર
  • Hausa:  Nijar
  • Hebrew:  ניגריה, ניז'ר, ניז׳ר
  • Hindi:  नाइजर
  • Icelandic:  Níger
  • Ido:  Nijer
  • Irish:  An Nígir
  • Japanese:  ニジェール, ニジェール共和国
  • Kannada:  ನೈಜರ್
  • Kashmiri:  Nījē, नीजे
  • Kikuyu:  Nijeri
  • Korean:  니제르
  • Kurdish:  Nîjer, نیجەر
  • Lao:  ໄນເຈີ
  • Latvian:  Nigēra
  • Lingala:  Nizɛrɛ
  • Lithuanian:  Nigeris
  • Low German:  Republik Niger
  • Luba-Katanga:  Nijere
  • Macedonian:  Нигер
  • Malayalam:  നൈജര്‍
  • Maltese:  Niġer
  • Marathi:  नाइजर
  • Nepali (macrolanguage):  नाइजर
  • Occitan (post 1500):  Nigèr
  • Oriya (macrolanguage):  ନାଇଜର୍
  • Ossetian:  Нигер
  • Persian:  نیجر
  • Portuguese:  Níger
  • Rundi:  Nijeri
  • Russian:  Нигер
  • Sango:  Nizëre
  • Sanskrit:  नीजे
  • Serbian:  Нигер
  • Sinhala:  නයිජර්
  • Somali:  Nayjer
  • Spanish:  Níger
  • Swahili (macrolanguage):  Nijeri
  • Tajik:  Ниҷер
  • Tamil:  நைஜர்
  • Telugu:  నైజర్
  • Thai:  ประเทศไนเจอร์, ไนเจอร์
  • Tibetan:  ནའི་ཇར།
  • Tigrinya:  ኒጀር
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands):  Naisia
  • Turkish:  Nijer
  • Uighur:  نىگېر
  • Ukrainian:  Нігер, Ніґер
  • Urdu:  Нигер, نائجر
  • Vietnamese:  Ni-giê (Niger), Ni-giê
  • Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Nàìjá
  • Zulu:  i-Niger

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