in Niamey, Niger
- W National Park of Niger (Unesco heritage, 82 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 13.514 and 2.110 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 13° 30' 49" and E 2° 6' 35"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Franc - XOF
- Spoken languages:
- French, Hausa, Kanuri
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 09:01 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Niamey
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:12 am and 6:58 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -14.233 and -178.167 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Niger.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Niger. Last Update: 2019-02-18 09:03:10
Delve into Niamey
Niamey in Niamey with it's 774,235 habitants is located in Niger. It's the capital of this country.
Current time in Niamey is now 09:01 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Niamey with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Niamey. The closest airport in Niger is Diori Hamani International Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 9 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's W National Park of Niger in a distance of 82 mi (or 132 km), South.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kollo, Say, Ouallam, Birnin Gaoure and Tillaberi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
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Niamey ma belle cité
Vidéo réalisée durant mes vacances en décembre 2012 : pour tous les amoureux du NIGER.
Semaine littéraire à Niamey
Pour sa seconde édition, La Semaine Littéraire de Niamey qui s'est tenue du 14 au 18 avril 2014 a rassemblé étudiants, universitaires et grand public autour des auteurs invités qui étaient...
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CLN Cooperative Laitière de Niamey seconda parte
Coopèrative Laitière de Niamey CLN (Niger) Interviste a Miro Crimella e Massimo Zecchini, del Dipartimento di Scienze Animali della Facoltà di Medicina Veterinaria di Milano . Il video...
Championnat d'Afrique de Boxe Professionnelle en 2012 à Niamey.(II)
Championnat d'Afrique de Boxe Professionnelle en 2012 à Niamey.(II)
Championnat d'Afrique de Boxe Professionnelle à Niamey en 2012 (III)
Championnat d'Afrique de Boxe Professionnelle à Niamey en 2012.
Formation des forces de sécurité - Niger, Niamey Oct Nov 2011
Atelier régional des responsables de formation des forces de sécurité - Niger, Niamey du 31 octobre au 3 novembre 2011 En collaboration avec Unicef Niger.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Sahel Academy is a school in Niamey, Niger and occupies an 8.5-acre site along the Niger River. It educates the children of missionaries and english speeking people of Niamey. Currently during the 2012-2013 school year, Sahel Academy has 200 students in grades K-12 representing 14 countries and a staff of 40 from 4 different nations. The school continues to grow and is now accredited by ACSI and provides one of the best educations in the country.
Stade Général Seyni Kountché
Stade Général Seyni Kountché (SGSK), is a multi-purpose stadium in Niamey, Niger. Used for football matches, it is home to the Niger National squad, as well as Niger Premier League clubs Sahel SC, Olympic FC de Niamey, Zumunta AC and JS du Ténéré, as well as club competitions such as the Niger Cup. The stadium hosts both international athletics tournaments, and the finals of national athletics competitions. The stadium has an announced capacity of 35,000 people.
Abdou Moumouni University
Abdou Moumouni University (fr. Université Abdou Moumouni de Niamey, UAM) -- formerly University of Niamey from 1974-1994—is the only public university in Niger and is thus directly controlled by the Ministry of Education. Located on the right bank of the Niger River in Niamey, its students and faculty have historically been involved in protest movements in the capital.
Kennedy Bridge (Niamey)
The Kennedy Bridge is the main crossing for the Niger River in Niamey, Niger. It was built in 1970, and named for United States President John F. Kennedy. Its construction enabled Niamey to expand onto the right bank of the river to the west. On 9 February 1990, a confrontation between students of the University of Niamey and police on the bridge left 20 civilians dead, and hastened the end of the military regime led by General Ali Saibou.
Soudouré is a village in western Niger. It is located along the Niger River northwest of the capital city, Niamey. It is located in the Niamey Capital District. Soudouré is known as the birthplace of Hamani Diori, who served as the first president of an independent Niger from 1960 to 1974.
Niamey Grand Mosque
The Grande Mosquée is an Islamic mosque in Niamey, Niger. The largest mosque in the city, it is located along Islam Avenue. Funded with money from Libya, the mosque features a minaret with 171 steps from top to bottom.
Niamey Grand Market
The Niamey Grand Market is the largest market and shopping center in Niamey, the capital and largest city in the West African state of Niger.
Bitinkodji is a village and rural commune in Niger.
Libore is a rural commune in Niger comprising approximately 40 villages. Located along the left bank of the Niger river 20 kilometers to the southeast of the capital, Niamey, its economy is based predominantly on the subsistence cultivation of irrigated rice and rainfed millet. Other crops include hot pepper, okra, tomato, and lettuce, while several species of mango are grown and marketed. Villages are predominantly of the Zarma or Djerma ethnicity though Fula villages are scattered throughout.
N'Dounga is a village and rural commune in Niger.
Commune I (Niamey)
Commune I (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.
Commune II (Niamey)
Commune II (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.
Commune III (Niamey)
Commune III (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.
Commune IV (Niamey)
Commune IV (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.
Commune V (Niamey)
Commune V (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.
National Hospital (Niamey)
The National Hospital is a hospital in Niamey, Niger. It has 244 beds.
Higher Institute of Mining, Industry and Geology
Higher Institute of Mining, Industry and Geology (fr. École des Mines, de l'Industrie et de la Géologie de Niamey, EMIG) is the only Institute of technology in Niger dedicated to the formation of engineers and technicians. EMIG's educational disciplines expend into fields such as mining, geology, mechanical and civil engineering. EMIG is under the tutelage of the Ministry of Education.
Tondibia is a village in Niger, north west of Niamey.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
ኒያሜ, نيامي, ܢܝܐܡܝ, Горад Ніямей, Ниамей, নিয়ামে, ནི་ཡ་མེ།, Niamey, نیامەی, Νιαμέι, Νιαμέυ, Niameo, Niamei, نیامی, ניאמיי, Niamè, Նիամեյ, NIM, Níamey, ニアメ, ნიამეი, 니아메, Niamėjus, Niameja, Нијамеј, नियामे, ਨਿਆਮੀ, நியாமி, นีอาเม, Ніамей, 尼亞美