Federal republic in West Africa

Nigeria, officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria, is a sovereign country in West Africa bordering Niger in the north, Chad in the northeast, Cameroon in the east, and Benin in the west. Its southern coast is on the Gulf of Guinea in the Atlantic Ocean. It is a federal republic comprising 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where the capital, Abuja, is located. Lagos is the most populous city in the country and the African continent, as well as one of the largest metropolitan areas in the world.

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A CNN investigation has exposed the Nigerian Army’s role in a deadly attack on protesters in the capital city of Lagos in October, when soldiers opened fire on..
18 hours ago • WorldNews

Google Maps is getting a new update that lets you create Street View photos using just a phone. Android users with ARCore-compatible devices can now capture..
20 hours ago • The Verge
BEC hacking is one of the most common types of cyber-attack and experts say Nigeria is its epicentre.
Credit: BBC News - Published 2 days ago

The feminists who were the backbone of the EndSars protests, which threaten Nigeria's status quo.
Credit: BBC News - Published 3 days ago

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - UN chief Antonio Guterres has decried an armed attack on labourers working in rice fields in northeastern Nigeria, which left dozens killed..
4 days ago • WorldNews
The United Nations (UN) says at least 110 people have been killed in a weekend attack in northeast Nigeria by the Boko Haram Takfiri terrorist group. Initial..
5 days ago • WorldNews
Nigeria's president condemns an attack in which 43 labourers were "slaughtered" near Maiduguri.
Credit: BBC News - Published 5 days ago

Members of the Boko Haram Takfiri terrorist group have killed at least 43 Nigerian farm workers and injured several others in the country’s volatile..
5 days ago • WorldNews
Brendan Cahill, one of the founders of Process and Industrial Developments (P&ID), an Irish-owned company in a $10bn (€8.4bn) legal battle with Nigeria in the..
5 days ago • WorldNews
In an interview, Saidu Tejan-Thomas, the creator of the podcast, Resistance, talked about the movement unfolding in Nigeria, with regular demonstrations against..
Credit: - Published 6 days ago

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