Niger

Niger is a landlocked, Sub-Saharan nation, with an economy based on subsistence crops, livestock, and some of the world’s largest uranium deposits. Agriculture contributes about one-third of GDP and provides livelihood for about nine-tenths of the population.

The industries in Niger are uranium mining, petroleum, cement, brick, soap, textiles, food processing, chemicals, and slaughterhouses

Capital: Niamey

Currency: West African CFA franc

Official language: French

Population: 20.7 million