Officially: Republic of Niger

  • Capital: Niamey
  • Major Language: French
  • Currency: 1 CFA Franc (West XOF) = 100 Centimes
  • Electricity: 220 Volt / 50 Hertz AC

Safety & Security

  • Niger is considered one of the most dangerous countries for travellers (2019)
  • Governments warn against all travel to Niger.
  • Travel outside the Capital of Niamey should only be undertaken with the official escorts.

This page was last updated on Friday, March 29th, 2019 by Robert Vinet