|Land Area||910,768 km2|
|Water Area||13,000 km2|
|Total Area||923,768km2 (#31)|
|Government Type||Federal Presidential Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$1,090.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$5,900|
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The Nigeria national flag was officially adopted on October 1, 1960.
The centered white stripe is symbolic of peace and country unity, while the green stripes represent fertile land.
Larger Nigeria flag
Nigeria Coat of Arms:
Nigeria's coat of arms features two white horses supporting a black shield. The 'Y' shape in the middle of the shield is representative of the Benue and Niger Rivers, while the color black is a symbol of the fertile soil.
Above the shield a red eagle represents strength, and the national motto is displayed on a ribbon below
What are the Biggest Ethnic Groups in Nigeria?
The Hausa is the biggest ethnic group in Nigeria, making up 25.1% of the population.
Largest Ethnic Groups In Nigeria
Who Was the First President of Nigeria?
Azikiwe was the first President of Nigeria after the country became a fully independent republic and Nigeria cut ties with Britain.
Presidents And Military Leaders Of Nigeria Since Independence
What is the Major Religion in Nigeria?
42.5% of the population of Nigeria is Sunni Islam, 32.3% of the population of Nigeria is Protestant Christianity, and 10.9% of the population practices Roman Catholicism.
Religious Beliefs In Nigeria
What Language is Spoken in Nigeria?
Nigeria is a multilingual nation with over 520 languages being spoken in the country. English is the official language.
What Languages Are Spoken In Nigeria?
What is the Biggest City in Nigeria?
Lagos, with its 21 million metro area residents, is one of the earth's most populous urban areas and the largest city in Nigeria.
Biggest Cities In Nigeria
What Kind of Government Does Nigeria Have?
The federal government of Nigeria is composed of three distinct branches: legislative, executive, and judicial.