Description flag of Nigeria
three equal vertical bands of green (hoist side), white and green
Official country name
Federal Republic of Nigeria
Nigerian(s) (noun) 0 (adjective)
English (official), Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo (Ibo), Fulani
146,255,312 ranked 10, (data 2008)
the Niger enters the country in the northwest and flows southward through tropical rain forests and swamps to its delta in the Gulf of Guinea. The lowest point is Atlantic Ocean 0 m.
4,047km, Benin 773 km, Cameroon 1,690 km, Chad 87 km, Niger 1,497 km.
36 states and 1 territory*; Abia, Adamawa, Akwa Ibom, Anambra, Bauchi, Bayelsa, Benue, Borno, Cross River, Delta, Ebonyi, Edo, Ekiti, Enugu, Federal Capital Territory*, Gombe, Imo, Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Kogi, Kwara, Lagos, Nassarawa, Niger, Ogun, Ondo, Osun, Oyo, Plateau, Rivers, Sokoto, Taraba, Yobe, Zamfara