Where is is Nigeria?
Nigeria is locates in the second popular continent in the world africa and its divided into poor and rich people and have popular land marks and rich people in africa have rich people clothes and mansions and have cars from the usa now today africa is cool but asia is number 1 popular continent in the world
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The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria is the head ofstate and head of the national executive of Nigeria. The Presidentof Nigeria is also the commander-in-chief of the Nigerian ArmedForces. The current President of Nigeria is Muhammadu Buhari. OnOctober 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence… from Britain. Anall-Nigerian Executive Council was headed by a Prime Minister,Alhaji Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa. On November 16, 1960, Dr.NnamdiAzikiwe, became the first Governor-General of a Federation of threeRegions of the North, East and West, with Lagos as the FederalCapital. Each of the Regions was headed by a Premier with aGovernor as Ceremonial Head. On October 1, 1963, Nigeria became aFederal Republic and severed whatever ties were left with Britain.Nigeria decided, however, to remain in the British Commonwealth ofNations. The Governor-General's position was, therefore,re-designated as President. In January 1966, a group of armyofficers, led by Major Chukwuma Nzeogwu, overthrew the central andregional governments, killed the prime minister, and tried to takecontrol of the government in a failed coup d'Ã©tat. Nzeogwu wascountered, captured and imprisoned by General JohnsonAguiyi-Ironsi. General Aguiyi-Ironsi was named Military Head ofState. In July 1966, a group of northern army officers revoltedagainst the government, killed General Johnson Aguiyi-Ironsi, andappointed the army chief of staff, General Yakubu Gowon as the headof the new military government. In 1975, General Yakubu Gowon wasdeposed and General Murtala Mohammed was the Head of the FederalMilitary Government of Nigeria until his assassination in 1976. In1976, General Olusegun Obasanjo was made head of state in a meetingof the Supreme Military Council. Keeping the chain of commandestablished by Murtala Muhammed in place. In 1979, Nigeria adopteda constitution that was modelled on the Constitution of the UnitedStates, with provision for a President, Senate, and House ofRepresentatives. In October 1979, after more than 13 years ofmilitary rule, Nigeria returned to democratic rule. The NationalParty of Nigeria emerged victorious in the presidential electionand Alhaji Shehu Shagariwas elected President. On December 31,1983, the military overthrew the Second Republic. Major GeneralMuhammadu Buhari emerged as the Chairman of the Supreme MilitaryCouncil (SMC), the new Head of State. In August 1985, GeneralBuhari's government was peacefully overthrown by Army Chief ofStaff, Major General Ibrahim Babangida. Babangida became thePresident and Chairman of the Armed Forces Ruling Council. InAugust 1993, General Babangida stepped down and chose an interimgovernment to replace him.Ernest Shonekan was named as interimpresident. General Sani Abacha seized power from Shonekan inNovember 1993 and became the President and Chairman of theProvisional Ruling Council. On 8 June 1998, General Abacha died atthe presidential villa in the Nigerian capital, Abuja. MajorGeneral Abdulsalami Abubakar became the new President and Chairmanof the Provisional Ruling Council. In May 1999, Major GeneralAbdulsalami Abubakar stepped down, and the former military head ofstate, Olusegun Obasanjo, became the newly elected civilianpresident. Obasanjo served two terms in office. In May 2007, AlhajiUmaru Yar'Adua was sworn in as President of the Federal Republic ofNigeria, the 13th head of state of Nigeria. Yar'Adua died on 5 May2010 in the Presidential villa, in Abuja, Nigeria. On 6 May 2010,the Vice President Goodluck Jonathan was sworn in as President ofthe Federal Republic of Nigeria and the 14th head of state. On 29May 2015, Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in as President of the FederalRepublic of Nigeria and the 15th head of state after winning thegeneral election. Courtesy: techbrain . (MORE)
It is rainy and cool during America's summertime and hot and humid during America's wintertime.
peanuts, especially. I'm omari from nigeria, but in the united states currently. you allknow nigeria can blow south Africa, libya, and sierra Leone out of the water when it comes to economics. it is not the biggest in Africa, but nodoubt south Africa SUCKS. it;s so corrupt they have to have 3 capita…ls. there are many christocentric belivers in Africa period, but nigeria has it ALL. (MORE)
Nigeria was owned by Great Britian by 1950, but won its independance back by 1960.
On the continent of Africa, under the western bulge, near the equator. Nigeria is located in west Africa. It's located south of Niger, west of Cameroon and east of Benin. Chad also shares a small border on North-East Nigeria. (see related map link)
three reasons: god, gold, glory. the british exploited the nigerians to attain raw materials to process in their factories.
No there's not. During America's summertime, Nigeria has its rainy season and during wintertime in America, Nigeria has its hot season, but there's never any drought.
Nigeria was founded in 1914 following the amalgamation of the north and southern protectorates. the new name was coined by the wife of Lord lugard by using the name of the largest river flowing in the country. The river is Niger.
No, Nigeria is a small village in Singapore. HaHa..both the question and the answer is trying to be funny. Nigeria is no where near Singapore.
1. Hausa tribe : this tribe resides in the north of nigeria. 95% of them are Muslim and 5% are christain 2. Yoruba tribe : this tribe resides in the west & southwest of nigeria. 60% of them are christain and 30% are Muslim. 3. Igbo tribe : this tribe resides in the east & southeast of ni…geria. 99% of them are christain. 4. Midwesterners, Edo, Benin : these tribes reside in the mid lands of nigeria and are mostly christain. There are a large number of tribes in Nigeria. Some of theseinclude Bali, Ikorn, Kamo, Nkum, as well as Ogori. (MORE)
Nigeria is in Africa, yes. The country is in western Africa. The countries near Nigeria are: Ghana, Niger,Cammeroon
the princess of Nigeria is ladi adelaja and also abitunde there the princes of Nigeria
No. Nigeria is a country in Africa, just like the USA is a country in North America.
The current governor of Nigeria is a man by the name of TheodoreOrji. He was elected into office in the year of 2011.
There are a variety of plants in Nigeria. These include the Alfaratree, the Nigerian walnut, as well as the ruffled fan palm.
Nigeria has a varied terrain. Some of the terrain includes hills,plateaus, mountains, forests, woodlands, swamps, as well as rainforests.
Nigeria is a country in the continent of Africa. It is in western Africa and it has a coastline that faces south.
Nigeria has a total area of 923,768 km 2 making it the world's 32nd-largest country.It is comparable in size to Venezuela and is about twice the size of California.
I dont know, i was on answers to try and find out. This is no help for me or you.
The 1963 census indicated that 26 percent of Nigerians were Muslim, 62 percent Christian, and 14 percent members of local indigenous congregations. 2009 Survey consented it's in the main Christian. Christians constitute 48.2% of the Nigerian population. Based on 2009 National Religious survey,… Protestants make up 15% of the Nigerian population, Catholics 13.7%,and other Christians 19.6% (MORE)
Too hot, unstable government, and full of malaria. A lot of internet scams originate from there
Nigeria does not have a Monarch, it has a President. The present President of Nigeria is: His excellency, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan
Nigeria is the most populous nation in Africa (131,859,731 people) . One out of every six people living on the African continent is Nigerian! It has been known for its corruption, but President Obasanjo has worked hard to put an end to that. It's known for it's oil. Nigeria is a member of OPEC. T…he author Chinua Achebe (wrote "Things Fall Apart" among others) is a famous Nigerian. It's the place of the first University in the world "Timbuktu". It makes very good Coffee. Unfortunately Nigeria has received quite a bit of bad press - they're known for spam (millions of emails sent out asking for bank information), they are known for the oil problems and the hostages, and they're known for the deep seeds of corruption. That being said, I spent 8 weeks in Lagos and would say that some of the stereotypes are earned, but overall, the working Nigerians should be known for their work ethics, ability to overcome and the direct sales (you can buy anything from your car). (MORE)
Cultism is a movement of young boy and girls that represent a new,different and independent belief that uses violent to terro others and protect their brotherhood.
HOT HOT HOT HOT It is really hot but just under burning hot like our hot summers days
It has always been said that Africa is rich in Diamonds. However, it has not been found in Nigeria for years. This may be simply because nobody's looking!
Nigeria as of August 2013 is a Federal Presidential Republic, butit can't really be called a true democracy. Power often changeshand and milltry coups are quite common, so the power isunpredictable.You usually its army power ,as the ruler.
Slavery is Illegal in Nigeria. However, the wealthy of Nigeria usually have House maids that are commonly called 'House girls/boys'. These domestic members of staff are usually paid the National Minimum wage, and have very little personal time. The government in Nigeria are tacking this problem.
yes, how do you think black women from nigeria relax and, wash and set their hair. We do our hair similar to black American women but we don't use to much weave(except for braiding) as much due to cost( for a Nigerian girl that is poor) and some just want to grow their hair out naurally(virgin hair)…. However alot of Nigerian girls sometimes like to braid their hair into different styles, you should see Nigerian movies or go to the countries, the braids are like a work of art. (MORE)
\nthey have the twin towers and Santa Fe. This place has cracker falls and hacker falls.It is not a very popular place for industry though. This place smells really bad too.
Indanre hills, Own falls, Mambilla plateau, Kianju lake park, Olumo rocks, Kano city walls, Obudu cattle ranch, Ikogosi warm springs and much more!. I love it there!
Nigeria does not have a governor, it has 36 governors who answer to the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
Nigeria is rich in Agriculture. It is also one of the highest distributors of oil in the World. It houses one of the biggest Head Offices for the Oil company, 'Shell'
Nigeria, officially known as the Federal Republic of Nigeria,comprises 36 states, including its Federal Capital Territory,Abuja. The name Nigeria is taken from the Niger River and wascoined by Flora Shaw.
The people of Nigeria have two main cultural divides. The north ofNigeria consist mostly of people who are called extremist. This isbecause they do not agree with the corruptions of the country orreligions of the southern people. Most of the north identify asMuslim. The south of Nigeria is home to p…eople who for the mostpart identify religiously as a Christian. The country as a whole isconsidered to be traditional with religious beliefs being the basisof the societies. (MORE)
They are charged with the powers of assessment, collection of and accounting for revenues accruable to the government of Nigeria; and for related matters.
The name Nigeria was taken from the Niger River running through the country. This name was coined by Flora Shaw, the future wife of Baron Lugard, a British colonial administrator, in the late 19th century.
No it's not , Nigeria is the 6th largest oil distributor in the world. It is an Medc ( most economically developed country. But due to corruption it is not living up to its full potential. .
In the 1890's, a British reporter named Flora Shaw suggested thatthe country be named 'Nigeria' after the Niger River.
It is populated with Internet scam artists.It breeds internet scamers Football is Nigerias national sport!!
Nigeria to play at home because Maybe a little more aggressive country naseoneun you? So naturally a lot of balls in the camp of Nigeria to the season in ownership? Of course, the Nigeria defender defensive players to the nation stumbles that it? But the penalties are tripping over a b…ox inside the penalty is given kikyi Sore Other adjustments, while also going to foul you? Other adjustments, while also going to foul you? (MORE)
It has lots of oil, but the Niger delta region is very poor, with an unemployment rate of around 90%. Its waterways are highly polluted , and the flaring of gas by forein oil companies causes acid rain so strong it dissolves through corrigated iron in only three years. For a resource- rich country, …that's pretty weird. Most organised crime in Africa(and many scams on the internet) are coming from Nigeria, not surprisingly. (MORE)
Nigeria was named by Laura Shaw who later became Lord Lugard's wife thereby becoming Laura Lugard. Other proposed name then was Nigerland but Nigeria was later chosen meaning 'NIGER AREA'.
my friend EDWARD MILTON,16 DENISON ROAD,RUSHOLME,MANCHESTER,M 1453X,UK works for you in BENIM,NIGERIA.He cannot go back to UK because he don`t fulfill the contract with you.My question to you is,is this all true,because he wants that I give him money.Perhaps you can help me in this bad situation to …protect mefor a bequilement. I give you my email address for reply,thanks beate email@example.com (MORE)
a BTA is a money u need to have in ur pockets to enter the airplane if u do not have it which is the amount of $1000 usd u can't take the plane to the US or anywhere else.
In Nigeria, camels are found in the northern part of the country, most commonly in Borno, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Sokoto, Jigawa and Yobe states, where they are utilized considerably as sources of meat.
they are a tribe located in the niger delta region.ken saroriwa was the head until he was executed by then nigerian military government.
Nigeria is a less developed country so there is a lot of poverty,fights, homelessness, bank robberies, disease, kidnapping, dirtydrinking water and a high risk of food poisoning.
Nigeria is a country in North West Africa, its capital is Abuja. . Nigeria has the largest population in Africa, over 250 million people.. There are over 200 tribal and cultural groups represented in Nigeria. .
The capital of Nigeria is Lagos. It has an estimated population of16.06 million as of 2012 and it has an area of just under 1000kmsquared.