Interesting Facts in Nigeria

Nigeria is officially called the Federal Republic of Nigeria

Nigeria is the most populous black nation in the world with over 170 million people

The country is also the 7th most populous nation in the world.

There are 521 languages in the world

The first foreigners to explore the area that will be called Nigeria were the Portuguese in 1472.

The richest man in Africa is a Nigeria. His name is Aliko Dangote, the founder of the Dangote Group.

The richest black woman in the world is a Nigerian – Folorunso Alakija

The Yoruba tribe of Nigeria has the highest rate of twinning in the world

Nigeria was colonized by the British

Nigeria was formed when Frederick Lugard become of the Governor of the region.