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 (nē-ä′mā, nyä-mā′)
The capital and largest city of Niger, in the southwest part of the country on the Niger River.


(Placename) the capital of Niger, in the southwest, on the River Niger: became capital in 1926; airport and land route centre. Pop: 997 000 (2005 est)



the capital of Niger, in the SW part, on the Niger River. 399,100.
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Noun1.Niamey - the capital and largest city of Niger
Republic of Niger, Niger - a landlocked republic in West Africa; gained independence from France in 1960; most of the country is dominated by the Sahara Desert
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On Tuesday, a flight departed from Tripoli bound for, Niamey, Niger, carrying 128 refugees and on Wednesday, a second plane took 150 refugees from Tripoli to Rome, Italy, bringing to 1,084 the total number of refugees evacuated since the beginning of UNHCR's operation, three months ago, said the UN Refugee Agency in a press release.
We further demonstrate how characteristics of economic value are steeped in cultural perceptions and social relationships in Niamey.
RIYADH: The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has underlined the significance of a workshop titled "The role of education in preventing extremism and radicalism" to be held in Niamey, Niger, on Monday.
A delegation from the Council of Scientific and Technological Research (CICTE) attended from 4 to 13 December 2017 at the 57th Ordinary Session of the Administrative Council of the African Organization of Intellectual Property (OAPI), held in Niamey, capital of the Republic of Niger.
French President Emmanuel Macron is expected to announce concrete projects to help the development of Niger after holding talks with President Mahamadou Issoufou and his ministers at the presidential palace in Niamey on Saturday (December 23).
Public gatherings and various festivities are held nationwide but the main celebrations are held in the capital Niamey, its largest city.
By: MENA NIAMEY - 27 June 2017:Fifty-two migrants have been found dead in the deserts of central Niger, near Seguedine, the BBC reported Tuesday.
Download 9 children killed as houses collapse in rains in Niger: officials NNA - At least nine children have been killed in Niger as heavy rains over the past few days caused the collapse of houses in the capital Niamey, the authorities said Wednesday.
Niamey, Ramadan 15, 1438, June 10, 2017, SPA -- Niger had recalled its ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab countries that have cut ties with Doha, as a result of latest developments in the GCC region.
Qatar Red Crescent's (QRCS) mission in Niger has initiated a healthcare project for Malian refugees in the Tillaberi region and Niamey (capital district) refugee camps.
TAP) -- Prime Minister Youssef Chahed will visit Monday Niamey, capital of Niger, the first stage of his African tour during which he will also visit Burkina Faso and Mali.
Many governorates have benefited from these projects, including Dosso, Maradi, Niamey and Tillab`ri.