COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Mahamadou Issoufou
Population: 19,245,344 (2017)
Land Size: 1.27 million sq km (489,000 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Wed - Feb 6, 2019: Burundi and Niger Share Spoils in Six-Goal Thriller - AllAfrica News: Niger
[CAF] Burundi produced a stunning comeback to overturn a two-goal deficit in a thrilling 3-3 draw against Niger in Group B of the Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations at the Stade General Seyni Kountche in Niamey.
- Fri - Feb 1, 2019: Debutant Young Menas Dream Big - AllAfrica News: Niger
[CAF] Host Niger has a determination and ambition to succeed on both sides: a successful organization and the winning of the trophy. The challenge may seem big for a debutant.