Category: Politics

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 2019 (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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Nigerian States & Their Slogans

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If you did a quick survey to find out if the average Nigerian knows the slogan of each of the thirty six states of the country, it is very likely that the result will be abysmal. In this post, we have decided to make things easy by providing the slogan of each of the thirty-six […]

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Nigerian Ambassadors: The Full List

Nigerian Ambassadors: The Full List

When it comes to diplomacy and international relations, the ambassador of a country deploys to the state of interest is a very important piece of the puzzle. Basically, an ambassador is a high-ranking diplomat representing a country and this individual often serves as the resident representative of the country’s government when it comes to diplomacy […]

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Nigerian States and Their Slogans

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If you did a quick survey to find out if the average Nigerian knows the slogans of the thirty-six states of the country, it is very likely that the result will be abysmal. In this post, we have decided to make things easy by providing the slogan of each of the thirty-six states in the […]

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Types of Constitution in Nigeria

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The Constitution of Nigeria is also known as the Supreme Law of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. From 1914 to date, the country has had a series of constitutions with the current constitution passed on the 29th of May 1999. In this post, you’ll learn the different types of constitution in Nigeria and how they’ve […]

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Map of Nigeria Showing the 36 States

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Nigeria is a West African country comprising 36 states and a Federal Capital Territory in Abuja. In this post, we take a look at the 36 states of the country. Map of Nigeria Showing the 36 States Abia State Located in the South Eastern part of Nigeria, Abia State was created from Imo State in […]

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Cashless Policy in Nigeria: Meaning & Benefits

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As the name implies, Cashless Policy means you can carry out financial transactions without the use of banknotes. The Cashless Policy introduced the use of debit or credit card as well as electronic transfer in financial transactions. In 2012, the CBN introduced the cashless policy programme as a pilot scheme in Lagos. The policy stipulated […]

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Map of Nigeria Showing Natural Resources

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Nigeria is one of the countries blessed with an abundance of natural resources even though the government of the country seems to focus solely on crude oil. In fact, a 2015 report revealed that Nigeria loses about N50 trillion from untapped resources but the current government is looking to diversify the economic in order to […]

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Nigerian Population Growth Rate: Details & Statistics

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When Nigeria gained her independence in 1960, there were 45.2 million people living in the country. By 2015, this number had quadrupled with over 180 million people living within the geographical area called Nigeria. And it is expected that by 2050, Nigeria will be the third most populous in the world with nearly 400 million […]

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Nigerian Tax Laws: All You Need to Know

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If you earn an income in Nigeria whether as an individual or a business, it’s expected that you remit a given amount of your earnings as tax to the government. Paying your tax as an individual or a company is non-negotiable because tax funds serves as one of the ways the Government develops the nation. […]

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Salary of Nigerian Governors: See What They Earn

Often times the salary of public office holders is often a subject of controversy as many have claimed that one of the reasons for the rising cost of governance in the country is the money allocated to pay the salaries of these officers. Also, there have been claims that if these officers reduce their salaries […]

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