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Niger

Niger is an arid, landlocked country of the with a population of 12 million. It is bordered by , , , , , and .
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, the capital of , 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.

is a city in . The city of 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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is the western and southernmost region of , spanning the Tillabére and Dosso provinces as well as the nation's capital on the Niger River.

is the Sahelian region of along its border with .

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

Niger

  • Location: ,
  • Population: 15,900,000
  • Latitude of center: 17.06° or 17° 3' 36" north
  • Longitude of center: 9.27° or 9° 16' 12" east
  • Elevation: 1030 meters (3379 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 1,267,000 km² (489,191 miles²)
  • Languages: French, Hausa, Kanuri and Zarma
  • Currency: Franc (XOF)
  • Phone code: 227
  • Internet domain: .ne
  • Neighbors: , , , , , and
  • GeoNames ID: 2440476

Other Names for Niger

  • Afrikaans: Nigerië
  • Akan: Nigyɛ
  • Albanian: Nigeri
  • Amharic: ኒጀር
  • Amharic: ኒጄር
  • Arabic: النيجر
  • Arabic: 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: Niger
  • French: République du Niger
  • Fulah: Nijeer
  • Galician: Níxer
  • Ganda: Nije
  • Georgian: ნიგერი
  • German: Niger
  • Greek: Νίγηρ
  • Greek: Νίγηρας
  • Gujarati: નાઇજર
  • Hausa: Nijar
  • Hebrew: ניגריה
  • Hebrew: ניז'ר
  • Hebrew: ניז׳ר
  • Hindi: नाइजर
  • Icelandic: Níger
  • Ido: Nijer
  • Irish: An Nígir
  • Italian: Niger
  • Japanese: ニジェール
  • Japanese: ニジェール共和国
  • Kannada: ನೈಜರ್
  • Kashmiri: Nījē
  • Kashmiri: नीजे
  • Kikuyu: Nijeri
  • Korean: 니제르
  • Kurdish: Nîjer
  • Kurdish: 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
  • Thai: ไนเจอร์
  • Tibetan: ནའི་ཇར།
  • Tigrinya: ኒጀር
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Naisia
  • Turkish: Nijer
  • Uighur: نىگېر
  • Ukrainian: Нігер
  • Ukrainian: Ніґер
  • Urdu: Нигер
  • Urdu: نائجر
  • Vietnamese: Ni-giê (Niger)
  • Vietnamese: Ni-giê
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Nàìjá
  • Zulu: i-Niger
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