Zinder Region

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Location within Niger
Location within Niger
Coordinates: 13°42′N 9°12′E / 13.700°N 9.200°E / 13.700; 9.200Coordinates: 13°42′N 9°12′E / 13.700°N 9.200°E / 13.700; 9.200
Country  Niger
Capital Zinder
 • Total 145,430 km2 (56,150 sq mi)
Population (2011[1])
 • Total 2,916,929
 • Density 20/km2 (52/sq mi)
Time zone West Africa Time (UTC+1)

Zinder Region is an administrative Region in Niger, the capital of the Region is the Commune of Zinder. The Region covers 145,430 km².

In 2013 the Governor of Zinder Region was Yahaya Yandaka.[2] Since 19 April 2016 Issa Moussa has been Governor.[3]

Departments of Zinder

Divisions and borders[edit]

Zinder is divided into 5 Departments:

Zinder has the following foreign borders:

Domestically, it borders the following Regions:

See also[edit]


External links[edit]

Zinder travel guide from Wikivoyage