Niger Facts and Culture

  • Food and Recipes: Typically Nigerians eat only one meal a day. It is usually Millet patties with sauce in the evening. During the... More
  • Family: Women spend most of the day taking care of the children and preparing meals. Among the Hausu a woman cannot... More
  • Fashion: Men where boo-boo's (a long roomy dress that comes to the ankles). They also wear pants under the boo-boo. A... More
  • Visiting: People do lots of things like talk under shade trees, eat together (men with men, women with women), people bring... More

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Capital Niamey
Government Type semi-presidential republic
Currency XOF
Population 18,638,600
Total Area 489,189 Square Miles
1,267,000 Square Kilometers
Location Western Africa, southeast of Algeria
Language French (official), Hausa, Djerma

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