Tahoua


Tahoua

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image_caption = Children sit under the monument to the "Festival of Tahoua"


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subdivision_name1 = Tahoua Region
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Tahoua is a city in Niger and the administrative center of the Department of Tahoua. It has a population of 99,900 (2004). The city is primarily a market town for the surrounding agricultural area, and a meeting place for the Tuareg people from the north and the Fulani people from the south. Phosphates and gypsum are mined there as well.

References

* [http://www.yannarthusbertrand.com/yann2/affichage.php?reference=TVDC%20095&pais=Niger yannarthusbertrand.com]
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