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Bouza
Bouza
is a town in southwestern Niger. A town of eight thousand, it is the administrative center of Bouza
Bouza
Department, part of Tahoua
Tahoua
Region. Culture and situation[edit] Bouza Department
Bouza Department
is in a largely Hausa-speaking area, which has become in the last century an area of marginal agriculture. There are also populations of Fula and Tuareg peoples who traditionally engage in nomadic and semi-nomadic animal husbandry: the Fula Woadabe with cattle and the Turaeg largely with camel. The major highway of the region, completed in the 1970s, bypassed Bouza Department
Bouza Department
to the west, heading south from Regional capitol Tahoua
Tahoua
to the large southern city of Birni-N'Konni
Birni-N'Konni
near the Nigerian border. The major (unpaved) road in the area -- RN16 runs through Bouza
Bouza
town from Madaoua
Madaoua
to the south to Keita in the north, before reaching Tahoua
Tahoua
in the northwest of the Region.[1] The town has a population estimated by the government of Niger
Niger
in 2008 to be 8,375, up from 6,825 in the 2001 census and 5,496 in 1988. Bouza town is the site of a daily consumer market.[2] There is a small Departmental Hospital in Bouza, and the town has been the site of international healthcare efforts in the wake of the 2005 Niger
Niger
food crisis which hit Tahoua Region
Tahoua Region
particularly badly.[3] References[edit]

^ Projet d’aménagement des routes Tibiri- Dakoro
Dakoro
et Madaoua-Bouza-Tahoua[permanent dead link]. Banque Ouest-Africaine de Développement (BOAD) / République du Niger. OCIN Aprasial of funding, 2006. ^ Bouza, Niger
Niger
Archived July 27, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.: West-African Market Information Network, Price Statistics from the official West African Market Price Agencies - online. ^ HIV/AIDS and Poverty: CARE International Mata Masu Dubara (Women on the Move): Microcredit and Health Education for HIV/AIDS -Affected Women in Niger
Niger
Archived July 20, 2007, at the Wayback Machine., INTERNATIONAL SERVICE PROGRAM, funded by the Zonta International Foundation,2004-2006 PROJECTS.

Falling Rain.com: Bouza, Niger
Niger
Page. at Archive.is
Archive.is
(archived 2007-10-25)

Coordinates: 14°30′33″N 5°58′36″E / 14.509144°N 5.976563°E / 14.509144; 5.976563

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Communes of Niger

Capital: Niamey

Urban communes

Abalak Agadez Aguie Arlit Bilma Birni N'Gaoure Birni-N'Konni Bouza Dakoro Diffa Dogondoutchi Dosso Filingue Gaya Guidanroumdji Goure Illela Keita Kollo Loga Madaoua Madarounfa Magaria Maine-Soroa Maradi

Maradi I Maradi II Maradi III

Matameye Mayahi Mirriah N'guigmi Niamey

Commune I Commune II Commune III Commune IV Commune V

Ouallam Say Tahoua

Tahoua
Tahoua
I Tahoua
Tahoua
II

Tanout Tchin-Tabaraden Tchirozerine Tessaoua Téra Tibiri Tillabéri Zinder

Zinder
Zinder
I Zinder
Zinder
II Zinder
Zinder
III Zinder
Zinder
IV Zinder
Zinder
V

Rural communes

Abala Aderbissinat Adjekoria Affala Akoubounou Albarkaram Alakoss Allakaye Allela Anzourou Aney Attantane Ayerou Azagor Azarori Azeye Babankatami Badaguichiri Bader Goula Bagaroua Bambeye Bana Bande Bangui Banibangou Bankilare Baoudetta Barmou Bazaga Bengou Bermo Bibiyergou Birni Lalle Bitinkodji Bosso Boune Chadakori Chetimari Dabaga Dakoussa Damagaram Takaya Dan-Barto Dan-Goulbi Dan-Issa Dan-Kassari Dannet Dantchiao Daouche Dargol Deoule Dessa Diagourou Diantchandou Dingazi Dirkou Dioundiou Djado Djiratawa Dogo Dogo-Dogo Dogonkiria Doguerawa Doumega Doungou Droum Dungass El Allassane Maireyrey Fabidji Fachi Fakara Falenko Falmey Falwel Farey Foulatari Gabi Gababedji Gaffati Galma Koudawatche Gamou Gangara Gangara Garagoumsa Garhanga Garankedey Gazaoua Golle Goroubankassam Gorouol Gothèye Gouchi Goudoumaria Goûgaram Gouna Guecheme Gueskerou Guidan Amoumoune Guidan Sori Guidiguir Guidimouni Guilladje Hamdallaye Hamdara Harikanassou Hawandawaki Ibrohamane Ichirnawa Ifernouane Imanan Inates In-Gall Issawane Kablewa Kao Kalfou Kanan-Bakache Kankandi Kantche Karakara Kargiubangou Karma Karofane Kelle Kieche Kiota Kirtachi Kokorou Kolleram Koona Korahane Koré Maïroua Korgom Kornaka Kouré Kourfeye Kourni Kourteye Koulikoiri Koygolo Kwaya Libore Maijirgiu Maiyara Malawa Malbaza Matankari Mehana Moa Mokko N'Dounga N'Gonga N'Gourti N'Guelbély Namaro Ollelewa Ourafane Ouro Gueladjo Ourno Roumboui Sabon-Guida Sabon-Machi Sae Saboua Safo Sakoira Sambera Sanam Sarkin Haoussa Sarkin Yamma Sassoumbroum Simiri Sinder Sokorbe Soucoucoutane Tabalak Tabelot Tabotaki Tagazar Tagriss Tajae Takanamat Tama Tamaske Tamaya Tamou Tanda Tarka Tassara Tchadoua Tchake Tebaram Tenhya Tesker Tessa Tibiri (Doutchi) Timia Tillia Tirmini Tombokoirey I Tombokoirey II Tondikandia Tondikiwindi Torodi Toumour Tounounga Tsaouni Tsernaoua Wacha Wame Yaouri

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