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The 10 Largest Cities in Nigeria By Population, Land Area and Infrastructural Development

Nigeria has made a name for itself within and outside Africa. It is known worldwide as the Giant of Africa, a title it earned due to its population and fast-growing economy. With a total population of over two hundred and six million, one hundred and forty thousand (206,140,000) people, it is the most populated African country—almost twice the population...

15 Nigerian Slang Words That Aren’t Used Anywhere Else

It is erroneous to think that Nigeria has three languages. As a matter of fact, the country is home to over 500 spoken languages, with English being referred to as the country’s lingua franca. However, there are a few different subsidiaries to the original English, including locally recognized pidgin English, otherwise called broken English. The Nigerian pidgin is a...

How to Say ‘Good Morning’ In Various Languages in Nigeria

Languages in Nigeria are over 500 without putting English which is the country's lingua franca, into consideration. The speakers of all of these languages have different cultures and traditions that are unique to them. However, what remains similar to them is greeting one another. As part of the greetings, good morning in various languages in Nigeria is important as...

God Is Good Motors (GIGM): Everything You Need to Know About the Transport Company

God Is Good Motors (GIGM), a household transport company in Nigeria is fast becoming one of the most respected in the transportation industry. GIGM is part of the GIG Group established in 1998 with its Head Office in Edo State, Nigeria. Their branches and services are available in major travel destination states across Nigeria. The company was founded by late Edwin Ajaere who passed...

The 10 Richest States In Nigeria And Their GDPs

Nigeria is one of Africa's most populous countries with an economically diverse population spread across its 6 geopolitical zones. In each geopolitical zone, there are at least 5 states and a total of 36 states, and a federal capital territory. In each state, different levels of economic activities take place on a daily basis resulting in the gross domestic...

28 Incredible Photos of Lagos You Would Mistake For London Or New York

“Eko”, “Lag” "Lasgidi" are names often used to refer to Lagos, the largest city in Nigeria and the largest in sub-Saharan Africa. Without a doubt, Eko is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, not just because it houses so many good looking and hospitable people but also because it has beautiful places that attract foreigners and tourists. Third Mainland...

20+ Photos That Make Abuja The Most Beautiful City in Nigeria

Abuja is the capital city of Nigeria and the centre of Nigeria government. Most of the headquarters of the government agencies are situated in Abuja, and it is from here that the government of Nigeria is run down to the grassroots. But this is not all Abuja is known for, as the state is obviously the most beautiful city in...

38 Rare Images Of What Lagos Looked Like Half A Century Ago

Even though Lagos is no longer the capital city of Nigeria, it is still the most populous city in Nigeria. It is the second fastest-growing city in Africa and the seventh in the world. According to World Population Review (WPR), the Lagos State Government estimates the population of Lagos at 17.5 million, a number that has been disputed by...

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Travelling From Lagos to Abuja by Road: Distance, Fares And Safety Tips To Note

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