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Smallest States in Nigeria & Their Land Areas

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Nigeria is said to have a land area of 923, 768 sq km but the 36 states of the country are not divided equally. The largest state occupies 76,363 sq km while the smallest state occupies an estimated 3345 sq km. In this post, we take a look at a brief profile of the 5 […]

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What is The Population of Nigeria in 2018?

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Population of Nigeria by States (2018 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 […]

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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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10 Richest States in Nigeria in 2018 (by IGR)

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Nigeria is one of the richest countries in the world when it comes to the amount of natural resources within its geographical area. Unfortunately, the country hasn’t been able to convert these resources into actual wealth as a result; Nigeria is not among the richest countries in the world in terms of GDP. But this […]

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