Afro History Today in Afro History ! The Republic of Niger declares independence from France in 1960 ! written by Marc Alexander August 3, 2019 English: Map of Niger Español: Mapa de Niger (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: US Embassy in Niger: Students in make-shift classrooms like these will be beneficiaries of school building projects funded through the MCC threshold program (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The fertile south of Niger near the Niger river (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! The Republic of the Congo gains independence from France in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! The Central African Republic declares independence from France in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Agbani Darengo of Nigeria is crowned Miss World in 2001 !Today in Afro History ! Ghana becomes a republic in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! The Republic of Botswana gains its independence from the United Kingdom in 1966 !Today in Afro History ! Gambia Becomes a Republic within the Commonwealth of Nations in 1970 ! Today in Afro History ! The Republic of Niger declares independence from France in 1960 ! was last modified: July 29th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actor, Michael Ealy ! Actor, Isaiah Washington ! Deidra Muriel Roper, AKA D.J. Spinderella ! South African Reggae singer, Luck Dube ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! U.S. President, Barack Obama ! Singer/Musician Louis Armstrong ! Singer/Rapper, Marques Houston ! You may also like Growing calls for Indiana AG to step... July 7, 2018 Texans owner regrets apology for ‘inmates’ talk April 5, 2018 A red state goes green: How Texas... June 22, 2018 Ex-kicker Feely apologizes for gun picture April 22, 2018 10-Year-Old Boy Falls Off Cliff At OC... July 21, 2018 WATCH: New music festival to take Soweto... May 27, 2018 Shazier thanks Big Ben for Pro Bowl... January 28, 2018 Like dad, Orlando Brown Jr. headed to... April 28, 2018 Tyreek Hill is proving he’s worthy of... December 13, 2017 Neighbors Complain About Noisy Function Hall In... July 5, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.