Nigeria

Federal republic in West Africa

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The Federal Republic of Nigeria, commonly referred to as Nigeria, is a federal republic in West Africa, bordering Niger in the north, Chad in the northeast, Cameroon in the east, and Benin in the west. Its coast in the south is located on the Gulf of Guinea in the Atlantic Ocean. The federation comprises 36 states and 1 Federal Capital Territory, where the capital, Abuja is located. Nigeria is officially a democratic secular country.

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Credit: France 24 - Published 16 hours ago

Niamey, Mar 24: Boko Haram jihadists killed at least seven villagers in a series of attacks in southeastern Niger near the border with Nigeria, a local official..
1 day ago • WorldNews
The men who watch over the Atlantic Ocean, saving the lives of the swimmers of Nigeria's main city.
2 days ago • BBC News
The beaten candidate in last month's Nigerian presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday lodged a legal challenge to the official result, his lawyer said.
Credit: France 24 - Published 1 week ago

The accused have been identified as Vikas Maheswari (31), Dharmesh Jain (31) and Nawab Khan (24) from Rajasthan, Suresh Kumar (32) from Ahmedabad and Azharuddin..
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

ABUJA (Reuters) - The defeated main opposition candidate in Nigeria's presidential elections filed a legal challenge on Monday to last month's vote. Atiku..
Credit: Firstpost - Published 1 week ago

An 8-year-old homeless Nigerian refugee has won the New York State chess championship for his age bracket. He learned the game about a year ago.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago

One of the country's newest and youngest chess champions is being praised for his perseverance through incredible hardship. Tani Adewumi is just eight years old..
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

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