Independence was granted to Niger, former French colony, on August 3, 1960 at 00:00 CET in the capital city of Niamy. Rising is 4Tau03 with 26Cap37 at Midheaven and Neptune @6Sco26 setting on the Descendant.
A 1st house Mars @00Gem31 leads the planets which include Sun, Uranus, and Venus in Leo (10, 20, 22), in 4th house. Natal Moon @12Sag33 and Jupiter Rx @24Sag16 are posited in the corporate 8th house; Mercury @21Can56 is in the 3rd house, Saturn @13Cap16 Rx is in the 9th house, and Pluto @5Vir01 lurks in the 5th house.
With transit Saturn soon to enter its own sign of Capricorn on December 19, 2017, the karmic old age planet of accountability, authenticity, law, delay, limitations, boundaries, and restriction will return to natal degree (13:16) in early 2019.
Niger foundation data from The Book of World Horoscopes by Nicholas Campion; chart #233.