Point Information
Country Name Republic of the Niger
Short Name Niger
Capital Niamey
Largest city Niamey
Official languages French
National Languages Arabic, Buduma, Fulfulde, Gourmanchéma, Hausa, Kanuri, Zarma & Songhai, Tamasheq, Tassawaq, Tebu
Religion Islam (99%), Traditional African religion, Christianity, and others (1%)
Demonym(s) Nigerien
Government Unitary semi-presidential republic
President Mahamadou Issoufou
Vice President Prime Minister – Brigi Rafini
House Speaker Ousseini Tinni
Chief Justice Aliyu Mayaki
Total Area 1,267,000 km2 (489,000 sq mi)
Water (%) 0.02
Total Land Area (%) 1,264,466 km2  
Population 22,442,831 (2018 estimate)
GDP (PPP) $23.475 billion (2018 estimate)
GDP (Nominal) $9.869 billion (2018 estimate)
Currency West African CFA franc (XOF)
Time zone UTC+1 (WAT)
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Mains Electricity 220 V – 50 Hz
Driving side Right
Calling code +227
ISO 3166 code NE
Internet TLD .ne
Political Parties ·         National Movement for the Development of Society

·         Nigerien Alliance for Democracy and Progress

·         Nigerien Democratic Movement for an African Federation

·         Nigerien Movement for Democratic Renewal

Independence Day 3 August 1960
Tallest Building WTC Tower 2

Eko Tower II

Black Pearl Tower

WTC Tower 1

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