Niger River Facts

Village on Niger River
Niger River


This page of Interesting Africa Facts provides information on the Niger River which is the third longest river in Africa, only the Nile and Congo rivers are longer. In the list below there are many facts about this amazing African river, including its history and geography. There is also information about where it is located, and what animals, fish, and plants can be found in and around the river. This page is written for both kids and adults. Click here for books about the Niger River.

Basic Niger River Facts

Interesting Niger River Facts