A Lake common to the four countries of Nigeria, Chad, Niger and Cameroon - Chad Lake, Central Africa
Located in west-central Africa, Lake Chad is a historically large lake the size of which has varied over centuries. The lake features several small islands and mudbanks. At one point Lake Chad was…
A beautiful city and the capital of Nigeria, Abuja is the centre for all government activities of the country. Abuja is a planned city and features modern architecture and lovely surroundings. The city is laid in a crescent shape and finds location in the centre of the country. Much of…
Rated as the busiest city of Nigeria, Lagos spreads over a group of islands on a lagoon including the mainland. Lagos was the former capital of Nigeria and has a long history. The city was a Yoruba Town and gradually grew into a port and a trade centre.
A country blessed with miles of coastline, ancient sites and national parks; Nigeria is located in western Africa. It is among the most populous countries in Africa and also the largest producer of oil in the continent. The diverse population, races and religion in Nigeria make it stand apart from…
Nigeria is situated in the west of Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Nigeria has a total area of 923,768 km2
A population of close to 155.2 Million. Muslims account for about 50.4% of the population.
Nigeria has a tropical climate and it is generally quite hot. The southern part of Nigeria is relatively more humid and damp than the northern part of the country. The northern regions are much drier in nature in comparison to the southern parts.
English is the official language. Yoruba and Hausa are widely used as well.
GMT+1 hrs throughout the year
Government: 8 AM to 4 PM General: 8:30 AM to 5 PM
Independence Day: October 1st May Day: May 1st Children's Day: May 27th Christmas: December 25th
Muslim Festivals (Based on the lunar calandar): Id-ul-Fitr Id-ul-Adha Milad-un-Nabi
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