Tahoua is a ceety in Niger an the admeenistrative centre o the Depairtment o Tahoua an the lairger Tahoua Region.[1] It haes a population o 99,900 (2004). The ceety is primarily a mercat toun for the surroondin agricultural aurie, an a meetin place for the Taureg fowk frae the north an the Fulani fowk frae the sooth. Phosphates an gypsum are mined thare as well.



  1. Tahoua, Niger Page. Falling Rain Genomics, Inc. 1996-2004
  • Decalo, Samuel (1997). Historical Dictionary of the Niger (3rd ed.). Boston & Folkestone: Scarecrow Press. ISBN 0810831368.
  • Geels, Jolijn (2006). Niger. Chalfont St Peter, Bucks / Guilford, CT: Bradt UK / Globe Pequot Press. ISBN 9781841621524.

Coordinates: 14°53′N 5°16′E / 14.883°N 5.267°E / 14.883; 5.267