Webcams in Niger
Niger, officially the Republic of Niger, is a country of West Africa steppe, located between Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad, Libya, Mali and Nigeria. The capital is Niamey. The inhabitants are Nigerians. The country is multiethnic and constitutes a ground contact between sub-Saharan Africa and North Africa. Niger is one of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).
Niger’s most important natural resources are gold, iron, coal, uranium and oil. In 2012, the United Nations Development Programme considered the Niger as one of the world’s least developed countries in its annual report, assigning a Human Development Index of only 0.304.