• Basic Information
    Head of State/Government Mohamed Bazoum
    Governance Unitary semi-presidential republic
    Capital Niamey
    Land area 1,267,000 km2 and 489,678 sq mi
    Population 2012 census 17,138,707
    Independence 3 August 1960
    Official language French
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    Currency West African CFA franc (XOF)
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    Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
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  • Ministry Responsible for ECOWAS Affairs
    Name of Ministry Ministre des Affaires Etrangères, de la Coopération, de l’Intégration Africaine et des Nigériens à l’Extérieur
    Name of Minister HE. Hassoumi MASSOUDOU
    Address BP : 396 Niamey - NIGER
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  • Ministry Responsible for ECOWAS Foreign Affairs
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  • ECOWAS National Office
    Name of Head of Office Madame ABDOULAYE Fatouma Soumana
    Address Ministère des Affaires Etrangères, de la Coopération, de l’intégration Africaine et des Nigériens a l’extérieur (MFA)
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  • Permanent Representatives to ECOWAS
    Name of Permanent Representative HE Alat Mogaskiya
    Address Ambassy of Niger Republic
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  • Resident reprenstatives of ECOWAS in Niger

    Amb. Guillaume N’Dri GNAMIEN

    Resident Representative in Niger
    Resident Representative in Niger
    Name Amb. Guillaume N’Dri GNAMIEN
    Address Quartier Plateau, Face Hôtel Bravia,

    Admin Officer of The Resident Representative in Côte d’Ivoire
    Name Mr. Abdilkader CHEFOU
    Address Quartier Plateau, Face Hôtel Bravia,

Mohamed Bazoum
Head of State - Niger


25 million

2021 census


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