Why was Nigeria named Nigeria?
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.
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Nigeria is a cute country with colorful people.
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. C…had also shares a small border on North-East Nigeria. (see related map link)
I read that it's called the Central Legislature
i am a Nigerian an i need to know who named Nigeria?
Dame flora Louisa Shaw also called lady lugard
It's in Africa,west part of Africa next to cameroon
Charles chukuma soludo
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.
Nigeria got its name from the Niger River that flows through it.Nigeria is one of the largest nations in Africa. It is more thantwice the size of California. In the 1890's, a… British reporter named Flora Shaw suggested thatthe country be named 'Nigeria' after the Niger River.
the Niger river
In the 1890's, a British reporter named Flora Shaw suggested thatthe country be named 'Nigeria' after the Niger River.
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'.
In 1898 by flora shaw
Nigeria is locates in the second popular continent in the worldafrica and its divided into poor and rich people and have popularland marks and rich people in africa have rich …people clothes andmansions and have cars from the usa now today africa is cool butasia is number 1 popular continent in the world