Economic History of Nigeria (Pre-colonial Era to Date)

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Some of the adjectives used to describe the current state of the Nigerian economy include some of these – middle-income, emerging and mixed economy. Over the years, Nigeria has gone through many stages of economic growth and in this post, we’d like to take a look at how this. Economic History of Nigeria Looking back […]

History of Nigeria in the World Cup

History of Nigeria in the World Cup

The national football team of Nigeria is also known as the Super Eagles. This football team represents Nigeria in international football tournaments and is controlled by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). The Super Eagles are three-time Africa Cup of Nations winners with their last title in 2013, after defeating Burkina Faso in the final. History […]

History of the Nigerian Flag

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Green White Green! Does that sound familiar? Certainly, it does. That’s the colour of the Nigerian flag and in this post; we’ll take a look at how this flag came into existence and the person behind this great design. History of the Nigerian Flag The first ever flag used by Nigeria was the Union Jack. […]

60+ Nigerian Ladies Ankara Styles (2019 Catalogue)

60+ Nigerian Ladies Ankara Styles ([year] Catalogue)

It is amazing what Nigerians and Africans are doing with Ankara today. From wonderfully designed blouses and skirts, sleek tops, dresses, gowns, bags, shoes and even book designs, the possibilities are endless. People from all over the world are fast embracing the Ankara fabrics and the designers truly deserve some accolades. Their ingenuity has made […]

What is The Population of Nigeria in 2019?

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When you consider the fact that the last population census was in 2006, you may start to think that there is no accurate figure on the current population of Nigeria. But thanks to the likes of the National Population Commission and the United Nations, we are able to know the current estimated population of the […]

Accredited Universities in Nigeria: The Full List (2019)

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Enroling in a university enables you to take advantage of opportunities in the workplace. However, selecting an unaccredited university can make it difficult for you to get a good job on graduation. Because an unaccredited university means that the National Universities Commission has not certified your institution fit to provide tertiary education. To save yourself the […]

Types of Companies in Nigeria

Types of Companies in Nigeria

Companies are set up in different ways depending on the objective of the business and the vision of the founder(s). In this guide, you will understand the various types of companies that exist in Nigeria as well as the pros and cons of setting up any one of these. Different Types of Companies in Nigeria […]

South East States in Nigeria: The Full List

South East States in Nigeria: The Full List

South East Nigeria or South Eastern Nigeria is one of the six geopolitical zones in the country. The region is an offspring of the former Eastern Nigeria. The zone was carved out from Eastern Nigeria in 1967 during the Gowon administration between 1967 and 1975. South East States in Nigeria The region consists of the […]

North East States in Nigeria: The Full List

North East States in Nigeria: The Full List

The states in the North East of Nigeria include Adamawa, Taraba, Yobe, Borno, Bauchi and Gombe. In this post, we take a look at a brief profile of each of these states. North East States in Nigeria Adamawa Adamawa is one of the states located in northeastern Nigeria. The state was created in 1991 when […]

Population of Nigeria by States (2019 Estimate)

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According to the latest UN estimates as of June 30, 2018, the population of Nigeria is estimated at 196 million people. But the National Population Commission places this figure a bit higher at 198 million people based on reports from April 2018. The report by the NPC also indicates that the urban population is growing […]

10 Most Developed States in Nigeria

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Nigeria is a country with states that have state of the art facilities and infrastructure as well as states with little or no infrastructural development. The states that are well developed include the likes of Lagos, Rivers, Kaduna and several others. These states have good infrastructural development when compared to some other states. These include […]

Yoruba States in Nigeria: The Full List

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There are three major ethnic groups in Nigeria – Yoruba, Hausa, and Igbo and each of these three major ethnic groups is predominantly settled in a specific region of the country. For instance, you will find the Yoruba people primarily in the South west while Igbo people are located primarily in the South East. Also, […]

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