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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, chiefly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, another military coup put Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mostly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Isidro Wiley

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, typically referred to as Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea. It comprises 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where the capital, Abuja is located. Nigeria is officially a democratic secular nation.

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first nation to effectively contain and remove the Ebola hazard that was ravaging three other nations in the West African area, as its exceptional approach to contact tracing became an effective technique afterwards used by other nations, including the United States Of America, when Ebola dangers were discovered.

    Lenard Monda

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    Modern day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up legal and administrative structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Carlota Mautner

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    Nigeria gained independence from the United Kingdom as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic religion, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) directed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition included the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), that has been largely dominated by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Jesica Ruckman

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the tremendous sales and OPEC generated made the economy more affluent. Despite enormous revenues from oil production and sale, the military government did little help small and medium businesses, to enhance the standard of living of the population, or spend money on infrastructure. As oil sales fuelled the rise of federal subventions to states, the federal government became the centre of political battle and the brink of power in the country. As oil production and revenue grew, the Nigerian government became increasingly determined by oil sales and the international commodity markets for budgetary and economical concerns. It didn’t develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Leanna Spohr

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mainly in Muslims in the northern part, and the southern area of the nation. A minority of the population practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, like those native to Yoruba and Igbo peoples.

    Merlin Sultaire

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the consequence of the 1961 plebiscite. While Northern Cameroons chose to remain in Nigeria Southern Cameroon preferred to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern part of the state was now far larger as opposed to southern area. In 1963, the nation created a Federal Republic, as its first president with Azikiwe. When elections were held in 1965, the Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power.

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    Nigeria is regarded as an emerging marketplace by the World Bank;It has already been identified as an emerging global power, and has been identified as a regional power a central power in international affairs, on the African continent.

    Tamie Terres

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    Since 2002, the North East of the country has seen sectarian violence an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the secular process of government and establish Sharia law, by Boko Haram. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 maintained that Boko Haram assaults have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 people crippled. At once, neighbouring countries, Niger, Chad, Cameroon and Benin joined Nigeria in a combined effort to fight Boko Haram in the consequences of a world media emphasized kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram strikes to these nations.

    Porfirio Graeser

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    Nigeria is often called the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and economy. With about 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous state in Africa and the seventh most populous nation on earth.

    Leonardo Stadler

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    Modern day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule starting in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up legal and administrative structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms.

    Dusty Hemsath

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up legal and administrative structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    German Gerold

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, commonly referred to as Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. Where the capital, Abuja is situated, it comprises 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Nigeria is officially a democratic laic country.

    Loida Mizuno

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the huge revenue and OPEC created made the market more affluent. Despite enormous earnings from oil production and sale, the military administration did little to improve the standard of living of the population, help medium and small businesses, or invest in infrastructure. As petroleum earnings fuelled the rise of national subventions the federal government became the threshold of power and the centre of political battle in the state. The Nigerian authorities became increasingly determined by oil revenues and the international commodity markets for economical and budgetary concerns, as oil production and sales grew. It failed to develop other sources of the economy for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism in Nigeria.

    Marlena Romash

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for the natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations for example Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and infrequent primate habitats. Among its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Berry Rathrock

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, chiefly of Ibo ethnicity, seized control. In July, a second military coup put Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an alternative unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mainly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Michael Tschanz

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the tremendous sales and OPEC generated made the economy more affluent. Despite enormous earnings from sale and oil production, the military government did little to enhance the standard of living of the population, help small and medium businesses, or purchase infrastructure. The government became the center of political struggle and the brink of power in the country, as petroleum revenues fuelled the rise of national subventions to states. As oil production and revenue climbed, the Nigerian government became increasingly dependent on petroleum revenues and the international commodity markets for budgetary and economic concerns. It failed to develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism in Nigeria.

    Danuta Fortin

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the huge revenue and OPEC created made the market more affluent. Despite huge revenues from sale and oil production, the military government did little invest in infrastructure, help small and medium businesses, or to enhance the standard of living of the population. The government became the center of political battle and the threshold of power in the state as petroleum sales fuelled the rise of national subventions to states. As oil production and revenue climbed, the Nigerian government became increasingly determined by oil sales and the international commodity markets for economic and budgetary concerns. It failed to develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism in Nigeria.

    Elbert Dummer

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    Nigeria is often called the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and economy. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous state in Africa and the seventh most populous country on the planet.

    Magaly Rummer

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    Modern day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up legal and administrative structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms.

    Caleb Vangorp

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    Nigeria is frequently referred to as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and market. With about 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous country on the planet.

    Delmar Detrick

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the huge revenue and OPEC created made the economy richer. Despite enormous earnings from sale and oil production, the military administration did little help medium and small businesses, to improve the standard of living of the population, or spend money on infrastructure. The federal government became the center of political struggle and the threshold of power in the state as oil earnings fuelled the rise of federal subventions to states. As oil production and revenue climbed, the Nigerian government became increasingly dependent on petroleum revenues and the international commodity markets for budgetary and economic concerns. It failed to develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Dino Schwister

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    Modernday Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up legal and administrative structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms.

    Howard Benwell

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the 20th largest economy, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in terms of nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively of the world. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest market in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Lelah Nutile

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, typically known as Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea. It consists of 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where Abuja, the capital is situated. Nigeria is formally a democratic secular state.

    Franklyn Hoehne

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, typically referred to as Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea in the Atlantic Ocean. It contains the Federal Capital Territory and 36 states, where Abuja, the capital is located. Nigeria is formally a secular country that is democratic.

    Nicholas Mccaleb

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first nation to effectively check and remove the Ebola danger that was ravaging three other countries in the West African region, as its unique way of contact tracing became an effective system after used by other countries, including the United States Of America, when Ebola dangers were discovered.

    Illa Karper

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, generally known as Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea. It consists of 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where the capital, Abuja is situated. Nigeria is formally a democratic laic state.

    Gene Felty

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    Nigeria is often known as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and market. With about 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous nation on earth.

    Alan Troge

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    Nigeria is regarded as an emerging marketplace by the World Bank;It has already been identified as an emerging global power, and has been identified as a regional power a central power in international affairs, on the African continent.

    Shanae Milera

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest economy in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Sonny Beseke

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    Nigeria is a member of the MINT group of nations, which are widely viewed as the earth’s next “BRIC-like” markets. Additionally it is recorded among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the biggest on the planet. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the United Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Yvette Bernath

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    The consequence of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. While Northern Cameroons decided to remain in Nigeria Southern Cameroon elected to join the Republic of Cameroon,. The northern part of the state was now far larger in relation to the southern area. In 1963, a Federal Republic was created by the country, as its first president with Azikiwe. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in Nigeria’s Western Region when elections were held in 1965.

    Michael Tschanz

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    Nigeria gained independence from the United Kingdom as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) directed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition consisted of the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was mostly controlled by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Antonio Oak

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self governing states, the independent nation confronted the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Dawne Meinhard

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a free federation of self-governing states, the independent nation faced the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Denis Sorola

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    Nigeria, one third larger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower path of the Niger River flows south through the western area of the state into the Gulf of Guinea. Mangrove forests and swamps border the southern coast; inland are hardwood woods.

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    {Nigeria has one of the greatest populations of youth in the world. The country is viewed as a multinational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups talk over 500 different languages, and are identified with extensive variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Ivory Lohden

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    Modernday Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined OPEC and the tremendous earnings created made the market richer. Despite huge revenues from oil production and sale, the military government did little to enhance the standard of living of the population, help small and medium businesses, or put money into infrastructure. The government became the centre of political battle and the threshold of power in the country as petroleum sales fuelled the rise of national subventions to states. As oil production and revenue rose, the Nigerian government became increasingly determined by petroleum revenues and the international commodity markets for economical and budgetary concerns. It didn’t develop other sources of the economy for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism in Nigeria.

    Carlyn Huddleson

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mostly in Muslims in the northern part, and the southern area of the nation. A minority of the inhabitants practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, for example those native to Igbo and Yoruba peoples.

    Maricela Santilukka

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    Since 2002, the North East of the nation has seen sectarian violence by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the secular system of government and create Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 claimed that Boko Haram strikes have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. Neighbouring nations, at once, Cameroon, Chad, Benin and Niger joined Nigeria in an united effort to combat Boko Haram in the consequences of a world media highlighted the spread of Boko Haram strikes and kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls to these countries.

    Harrison Tafreshi

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the result of the 1961 plebiscite. While Northern Cameroons decided to continue in Nigeria Southern Cameroon opted to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern part of the state was now far larger as opposed to southern area. In 1963, a Federal Republic was created by the state, as its first president with Azikiwe. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria, when elections were held in 1965.

    Azucena Bibeau

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    Nigeria is often known as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and market. With about 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous nation on the planet.

    Milo Cribari

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    Nigeria is a part of the MINT group of countries, which are widely viewed as the world’s next “BRIC-like” economies. Additionally it is listed among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the biggest in the world. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Hortense Marley

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, usually referred to as Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. Where the capital, Abuja is situated, it comprises 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Nigeria is formally a democratic laic state.

    Lindsey Sadiq

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, purchasing power parity respectively and worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest market in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Teodoro Harne

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    Modernday Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up legal and administrative structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Jefferey Bungay

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    The North East of the nation has seen sectarian violence an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the secular system of government and establish Sharia law, by Boko Haram. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 claimed that Boko Haram attacks have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 people crippled. At once, neighbouring nations, Chad, Benin, Cameroon and Niger joined Nigeria in an united effort to fight Boko Haram in the aftermath of a world media emphasized kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram assaults to these countries.

    Jonathon Defreitas

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    Nigeria, one-third larger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower course of the Niger River flows south through the western area of the country into the Gulf of Guinea. Swamps and mangrove forests border the southern coast; inland are hardwood woods.

    Salina Torbert

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    Nigeria is regarded as an emerging marketplace by the World Bank;It continues to be identified as a regional power a central power in international affairs, on the African continent, and contains already been identified as an emerging global power.

    Wilson Carney

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    Nigeria plunged into a civil war from 1967 to 1970, and became a independent federation in 1960. It has since alternated between democratically-elected civilian authorities and military dictatorships, until it achieved a secure democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed to be ran moderately fairly and freely, in 1999.

    Carry Westlund

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    Nigeria attained independence from the UK as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) directed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition included the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was mainly controlled by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Lorean Duchow

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    Nigeria gained independence from the UK as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic religion, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) led by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition comprised the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), that was mostly controlled by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Porfirio Tetter

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mostly in the southern area of the country, and Muslims in the northern area. A minority of the people practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, for example those native to Yoruba and Igbo peoples.

    Russ Shadrick

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a free federation of self-governing states, the independent nation faced the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Mickey Litka

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule starting in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Royce Labelle

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first country to effectively contain and remove the Ebola threat that was ravaging three other countries in the West African region, as its exceptional way of contact tracing became an effective approach after used by other countries, like the United States, when Ebola risks were discovered.

    Marge Buchana

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    Nigeria, one-third bigger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated on the Gulf of Guinea in West Africa. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower course of the Niger River flows south through the western part of the nation into the Gulf of Guinea. Swamps and mangrove forests border the southern shore; inland are hardwood forests.

    Horace Shoffstall

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    Nigeria is a part of the MINT group of nations, which are broadly viewed as the world’s next “BRIC-like” economies. It’s also listed among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the biggest on the planet. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Yasmine Lambka

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    Nigeria became a federation that was independent in 1960, and plunged into a civil war from 1967 to 1970. It has since switched between democratically-elected civilian authorities and military dictatorships, until it achieved a secure democracy in 1999, with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed to be ran relatively freely and pretty.

    Violette Delucian

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    Nigeria is an associate of the MINT group of states, which are broadly seen as the globe’s next “BRIC-like” markets. It is also listed among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the largest in the world. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the African Union, Nations, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Terry Feamster

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the 20th largest economy, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in terms of nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively of the world. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest market in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Ronny Gladstone

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self-governing states, the independent state faced the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Luther Maura

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    Nigeria is a part of the MINT group of countries, which are broadly viewed as the world’s next “BRIC-like” markets. It’s also listed among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the largest on earth. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

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    Nigeria is considered to be an emerging marketplace by the World Bank;It continues to be identified as a regional power on the African continent, a central power in international affairs, and has already been identified as an emerging global power.

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    The result of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. While Northern Cameroons chose to continue in Nigeria Southern Cameroon elected to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern area of the country was now far bigger than the southern part. In 1963, a Federal Republic was created by the state, with Azikiwe as its first president. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in Nigeria’s Western Region when elections were held in 1965.

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined OPEC and the huge earnings generated made the market more affluent. Despite enormous revenues from oil production and sale, the military government did little help medium and small businesses, to enhance the standard of living of the population, or invest in infrastructure. As petroleum earnings fuelled the rise of national subventions to states, the federal government became the threshold of power and the centre of political struggle in the state. The Nigerian authorities became increasingly determined by oil revenues and the international commodity markets for economical and budgetary concerns, as oil production and sales rose. It failed to develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Haley Reddicks

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, usually known as Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea. It comprises 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where the capital, Abuja is situated. Nigeria is formally a secular nation that is democratic.

    Gil Gervasi

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first state to effectively contain and eliminate the Ebola threat that was ravaging three other states in the West African region, as its exceptional way of contact tracing became an effective strategy after used by other countries, like the Usa, when Ebola dangers were found.

    Loida Mizuno

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the consequence of the 1961 plebiscite. While Northern Cameroons decided to stay in Nigeria Southern Cameroon opted to join the Republic of Cameroon,. The northern part of the state was now much larger than the southern area. In 1963, the country created a Federal Republic, with Azikiwe. When elections were held in 1965, the Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria.

    Abel Swenk

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest economy, worth $1 trillion and more than $500 billion in terms of nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest economy in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known because of its natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations including Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and rare primate habitats. One of its most identifiable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national currency.

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first country to effectively control and eliminate the Ebola danger that was ravaging three other nations in the West African region, as its unique method of contact tracing became an effective method afterwards used by other nations, like the Usa, when Ebola threats were found.

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self governing states, the independent nation confronted the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

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    The North East of the nation has found sectarian violence by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the secular system of government and establish Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 asserted that Boko Haram assaults have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 people crippled. At the exact same time, neighbouring nations, Chad, Benin, Cameroon and Niger joined Nigeria in an united effort to battle Boko Haram in the aftermath of a world media highlighted the spread of Boko Haram assaults and kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls to these states.

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    Nigeria, one-third bigger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower path of the Niger River flows south through the western part of the country into the Gulf of Guinea. Mangrove forests and swamps border the southern shore; inland are hardwood forests.

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    Nigeria is frequently known as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and market. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous nation in Africa and the seventh most populous country on the planet.

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    Modern day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule starting in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up legal and administrative structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

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    Nigeria is frequently called the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and market. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous state on the planet.

    Monika Godino

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    The result of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. While Northern Cameroons chose to remain in Nigeria Southern Cameroon elected to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern area of the country was now far larger than the southern area. In 1963, a Federal Republic was established by the nation, with Azikiwe. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria when elections were held in 1965.

    Caridad Zurin

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live largely in the southern part of the state, and Muslims in the northern part. A minority of the population practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, for example those native to Igbo and Yoruba peoples.

    Sandra Divincenzo

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the result of the 1961 plebiscite. While Northern Cameroons chose to stay in Nigeria Southern Cameroon selected to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern area of the country was now far larger compared to the southern area. In 1963, a Federal Republic was created by the country, as its first president with Azikiwe. When elections were held in 1965, the Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria.

    Haley Reddicks

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    The result of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. Southern Cameroon picked to join the Republic of Cameroon while Northern Cameroons decided to stay in Nigeria. The northern area of the nation was now far bigger compared to the southern area. As its first president, the country created a Federal Republic in 1963. When elections were held in 1965, the Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria.

    Noel Wolstenholme

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first nation to effectively check and eliminate the Ebola hazard that was ravaging three other countries in the West African region, as its unique way of contact tracing became an effective method after used by other nations, like the Usa, when Ebola dangers were discovered.

    Tifany Baldino

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    Nigeria is a member of the MINT group of states, which are broadly seen as the world’s next “BRIC-like” markets. It is also recorded among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the largest on earth. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the United Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Winston Kuwada

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    Since 2002, sectarian violence has been seen by the North East of the nation by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the lay system of government and establish Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 claimed that Boko Haram assaults have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 people crippled. Neighbouring nations, at once, Benin, Chad, Cameroon and Niger joined Nigeria in a combined effort to battle Boko Haram in the consequences of a world media emphasized kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram attacks to these nations.

    Fidel Yankey

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the enormous earnings and OPEC created made the economy more affluent. Despite enormous earnings from oil production and sale, the military administration did little help small and medium businesses, to improve the standard of living of the population, or purchase infrastructure. The government became the centre of political battle and the threshold of power in the country, as petroleum revenues fuelled the rise of national subventions to states. The Nigerian government became increasingly determined by petroleum revenues and the international commodity markets for economical and budgetary concerns as oil production and revenue rose. It didn’t develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Vivien Balderree

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, commonly called Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea in the Atlantic Ocean. Where the capital, Abuja is located, it contains 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Nigeria is formally a democratic laic state.

    Dario Slevin

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the consequence of the 1961 plebiscite. While Northern Cameroons chose to stay in Nigeria Southern Cameroon chosen to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern part of the nation was now far bigger as opposed to southern part. In 1963, a Federal Republic was created by the country, as its first president with Azikiwe. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria, when elections were held in 1965.

    Alicia Lampo

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the result of the 1961 plebiscite. While Northern Cameroons decided to continue in Nigeria Southern Cameroon preferred to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern area of the nation was now far larger compared to the southern part. In 1963, a Federal Republic was established by the nation, with Azikiwe as its first president. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria, when elections were held in 1965.

    Odessa Goulet

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live largely in Muslims in the northern part, and the southern part of the nation. A minority of the inhabitants practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, for example those native to Yoruba and Igbo peoples.

    Vincent Sliwinski

    |

    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined OPEC and the enormous sales created made the economy more loaded. Despite huge revenues from sale and oil production, the military administration did little help small and medium businesses, to improve the standard of living of the population, or invest in infrastructure. The federal government became the center of political struggle and the brink of power in the nation as petroleum earnings fuelled the rise of federal subventions to states. As oil production and revenue climbed, the Nigerian authorities became increasingly dependent on oil sales and the international commodity markets for economical and budgetary concerns. It didn’t develop other sources of the economy for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism in Nigeria.

    Cesar Perkinson

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    Nigeria attained independence from the UK as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) headed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition included the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was mainly dominated by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Anthony Agredano

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the tremendous earnings and OPEC generated made the market more affluent. Despite huge earnings from oil production and sale, the military government did little put money into infrastructure, help small and medium businesses, or to enhance the standard of living of the population. As oil earnings fuelled the rise of national subventions the government became the centre of political struggle and the threshold of power in the nation. The Nigerian government became increasingly determined by petroleum sales and the international commodity markets for economic and budgetary concerns as oil production and sales grew. It failed to develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Raleigh Hartlein

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, chiefly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, another military coup set Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an alternative unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the predominantly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven in the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Lee Olexa

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the 20th largest market, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in terms of nominal GDP and purchasing power parity of the world. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest market in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Xochitl Rubel

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live largely in the southern area of the nation, and Muslims in the northern part. A minority of the inhabitants practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, for example those native to Yoruba and Igbo peoples.

    Shelli Seidt

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live largely in the southern area of the state, and Muslims in the northern area. A minority of the population practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, like those native to Yoruba and Igbo peoples.

    Sonny Beseke

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    Nigeria is a member of the MINT group of states, which are widely seen as the globe’s next “BRIC-like” economies. Additionally it is recorded among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the largest in the world. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the African Union, Nations, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Merle Girand

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    Nigeria became a federation that was formally independent in 1960, and plunged into a civil war. It has since switched between democratically-elected civilian authorities and military dictatorships, until it reached a stable democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed to be conducted relatively freely and pretty.

    Jama Sandigo

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms.

    Josef Exford

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule starting in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms.

    Maricruz Goughnour

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    {Nigeria has among the biggest populations of youth in the world. The country is viewed as a multinational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three biggest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with wide variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Cherilyn Sulentic

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    Nigeria gained independence from the UK as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic religion, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) directed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition consisted of the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), that was largely dominated by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Fidel Yankey

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mostly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, another military coup put Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an alternative unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the predominantly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Claude Zeng

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, usually known as Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea in the Atlantic Ocean. Where Abuja, the capital is located, it consists of 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Nigeria is officially a secular nation that is democratic.

    Irma Coletta

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in terms of nominal GDP and purchasing power parity. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest market in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Dwain Voges

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    Nigeria is often known as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and market. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous country on earth.

    Tarah Todhunter

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations including Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and rare primate habitats and Cross River National Park. Among its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national currency.

    Royce Vedovelli

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    Modern day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule starting in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up legal and administrative structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms.

    Erich Kachmarsky

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations for example Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and infrequent primate habitats. Among its most identifiable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national currency.

    Simon Adamczak

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    Nigeria is considered to be an emergent marketplace by the World Bank;It has also been identified as an emerging global power, and continues to be identified as a regional power a central power in international affairs, on the African continent.

    Winston Kuwada

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    The result of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. While Northern Cameroons decided to continue in Nigeria Southern Cameroon selected to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern part of the state was now much bigger than the southern part. As its first president, the state established a Federal Republic in 1963. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria, when elections were held in 1965.

    Winston Kuwada

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    Modern day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule starting in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Cecil Brzezinski

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    Nigeria is frequently called the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and economy. With about 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous state in Africa and the seventh most populous nation on the planet.

    Dexter Stenstrom

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    Modern day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms.

    Lupe Sitton

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule starting in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Mallory Scruggs

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined OPEC and the enormous sales created made the market more affluent. Despite enormous earnings from sale and oil production, the military government did little spend money on infrastructure, help small and medium businesses, or to improve the standard of living of the population. The government became the center of political battle and the brink of power in the nation, as petroleum revenues fuelled the rise of national subventions to states. The Nigerian authorities became increasingly dependent on oil sales and the international commodity markets for economical and budgetary concerns as oil production and revenue climbed. It failed to develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    John Schuele

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    Nigeria is frequently known as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and market. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous nation in Africa and the seventh most populous nation on the planet.

    Dino Schwister

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mainly in Muslims in the northern area, and the southern area of the state. A minority of the people practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, like those native to Yoruba and Igbo peoples.

    Mozella Hernanadez

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mainly in Muslims in the northern part, and the southern area of the country. A minority of the population practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, including those native to Yoruba and Igbo peoples.

    Paul Madariaga

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first nation to effectively contain and remove the Ebola threat that was ravaging three other states in the West African area, as its unique method of contact tracing became an effective system later used by other states, like the Usa, when Ebola threats were found.

    Sigrid Earls

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, worth $1 trillion and more than $500 billion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest economy in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Nilda Huyna

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    Nigeria plunged into a civil war, and became a federation that was formally independent in 1960. It has since switched between democratically-elected civilian authorities and military dictatorships, until it achieved a secure democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed to be conducted moderately pretty and freely.

    Vincent Sliwinski

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    Nigeria gained independence from the United Kingdom as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) led by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition comprised the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), that was mostly controlled by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Christin Skeffington

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Hye Fergusson

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    Nigeria is a part of the MINT group of countries, which are widely viewed as the world’s next “BRIC-like” economies. It is also recorded among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the biggest on the planet. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Salina Torbert

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    Nigeria attained independence from the UK as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic religion, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) headed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition comprised the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was mainly controlled by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Robbi Naccarato

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self-governing states, the independent state confronted the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Chuck Wenig

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined OPEC and the tremendous earnings generated made the economy richer. Despite huge earnings from sale and oil production, the military government did little invest in infrastructure, help small and medium businesses, or to improve the standard of living of the population. As petroleum earnings fuelled the rise of national subventions the government became the threshold of power and the center of political battle in the nation. As oil production and revenue climbed, the Nigerian government became increasingly dependent on petroleum sales and the international commodity markets for economical and budgetary concerns. It failed to develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Edwin Cauchon

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    {Nigeria has one of the largest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a multinational state, as it is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups talk over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with wide assortment of cultures. The official language is English.

    Lynnette Almos

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, primarily of Ibo ethnicity, seized control. In July, a second military coup place Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mainly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from your north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Alena Gangluff

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mostly in Muslims in the northern part, and the southern part of the country. A minority of the inhabitants practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, such as those native to Igbo and Yoruba peoples.

    Rickey Flannery

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, typically called Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea in the Atlantic Ocean. It contains 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where Abuja, the capital is situated. Nigeria is formally a democratic laic nation.

    Hien Wieboldt

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, typically called Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea. It consists of 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where Abuja, the capital is situated. Nigeria is formally a secular nation that is democratic.

    Tisha Zeitler

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first nation to effectively contain and remove the Ebola danger that was ravaging three other states in the West African area, as its unique approach to contact tracing became an effective system afterwards used by other nations, such as the United States Of America, when Ebola dangers were found.

    Francisco Westermeier

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    {Nigeria has among the largest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a multinational state, as it is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three biggest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with extensive assortment of cultures. The official language is English.

    Roseline Studler

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first state to effectively contain and remove the Ebola danger that was ravaging three other states in the West African region, as its exceptional way of contact tracing became an effective system after used by other states, like the United States Of America, when Ebola risks were discovered.

    Gita Tack

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    Modern day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule starting in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up legal and administrative structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Steffanie Ballog

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    Nigeria, one third larger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated on the Gulf of Guinea in West Africa. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower path of the Niger River flows south through the western area of the nation into the Gulf of Guinea. Mangrove forests and swamps border the southern shore; inland are hardwood forests.

    Tyrell Masoner

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest economy in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Terry Feamster

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    Since 2002, the North East of the nation has found sectarian violence by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the lay system of government and create Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 promised that Boko Haram strikes have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. Neighbouring countries, at the exact same time, Chad, Benin, Cameroon and Niger joined Nigeria in an united effort to combat Boko Haram in the wake of a world media highlighted kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram strikes to these nations.

    Tyler Loveall

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    Nigeria gained independence from the UK as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) headed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition comprised the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), that was largely controlled by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Johnnie Bakke

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    Nigeria is a member of the MINT group of nations, which are widely seen as the globe’s next “BRIC-like” markets. It’s also recorded among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the largest on the planet. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the African Union, Nations, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Latonya Foskey

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first country to effectively control and eliminate the Ebola hazard that was ravaging three other nations in the West African area, as its unique method of contact tracing became an effective system after used by other countries, like the United States, when Ebola hazards were discovered.

    Rubin Jasper

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    Since 2002, sectarian violence has been seen by the North East of the nation by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the lay process of government and establish Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 promised that Boko Haram strikes have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. Neighbouring states, at the same time, Benin, Chad, Cameroon and Niger joined Nigeria in an united effort to fight Boko Haram in the wake of a world media emphasized the spread of Boko Haram attacks and kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls to these states.

    Christena Amoako

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the tremendous earnings and OPEC created made the economy more affluent. Despite huge revenues from sale and oil production, the military administration did little to improve the standard of living of the population, help small and medium businesses, or spend money on infrastructure. The government became the centre of political battle and the brink of power in the country, as oil revenues fuelled the rise of national subventions to states. The Nigerian authorities became increasingly determined by petroleum sales and the international commodity markets for economical and budgetary concerns as oil production and revenue grew. It didn’t develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Maricela Santilukka

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    The consequence of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. While Northern Cameroons decided to remain in Nigeria Southern Cameroon preferred to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern area of the nation was now much bigger in relation to the southern part. The nation established a Federal Republic, as its first president with Azikiwe. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power when elections were held in 1965.

    Hans Robaina

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a free federation of self-governing states, the independent state faced the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Ahmad Stevison

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, predominantly of Ibo ethnicity, seized control. In July, a second military coup put Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an alternative unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mainly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Burl Joy

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mostly in the southern area of the nation, and Muslims in the northern part. A minority of the inhabitants practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, for example those native to Igbo and Yoruba peoples.

    Chase Richbourg

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations for example Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and infrequent primate habitats and Cross River National Park. Among its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national money.

    Dexter Alvear

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for its natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations like Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and rare primate habitats and Cross River National Park. One of its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Edison Nord

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, chiefly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, another military coup set Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mainly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven in the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Maia Schudel

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live largely in Muslims in the northern area, and the southern area of the country. A minority of the people practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, like those native to Yoruba and Igbo peoples.

    Michael Tschanz

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, commonly called Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. It contains 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where Abuja, the capital is situated. Nigeria is formally a secular state that is democratic.

    Kera Pacilio

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known because of its natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations for example Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and rare primate habitats. Among its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national currency.

    Hipolito Mickonis

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    Nigeria is regarded as an emerging market by the World Bank;It has already been identified as an emerging global power, and has been identified as a regional power on the African continent, a middle power in international affairs.

    Shelli Sirolli

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first state to effectively contain and eliminate the Ebola danger that was ravaging three other states in the West African area, as its exceptional method of contact tracing became an effective method later used by other states, like the Usa, when Ebola risks were found.

    Socorro Abbasi

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    Nigeria attained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) headed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition included the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), that has been mostly dominated by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Laquita Pai

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    Since 2002, sectarian violence has been seen by the North East of the nation by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the secular system of government and create Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 maintained that Boko Haram strikes have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. Neighbouring states, at once, Niger, Chad, Cameroon and Benin joined Nigeria in an united effort to combat Boko Haram in the aftermath of a world media emphasized kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram attacks to these states.

    Marylee Lorquet

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    Nigeria, one-third larger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower course of the Niger River flows south through the western part of the nation into the Gulf of Guinea. Swamps and mangrove forests border the southern shore; inland are hardwood woods.

    Latasha Kikuchi

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    Nigeria is an associate of the MINT group of nations, which are broadly viewed as the globe’s next “BRIC-like” economies. It is also listed among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the largest on the planet. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the African Union, Nations, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Deon Deporter

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    Nigeria is regarded as an emerging marketplace by the World Bank;It continues to be identified as a regional power on the African continent, a middle power in international affairs, and has already been identified as an emerging global power.

    Whitney Maciel

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mainly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, a second military coup put Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the predominantly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven in the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Gisele Recendez

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    Since 2002, the North East of the country has found sectarian violence an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the secular system of government and establish Sharia law, by Boko Haram. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 maintained that Boko Haram strikes have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. At once, neighbouring countries, Benin, Chad, Cameroon and Niger joined Nigeria in a combined effort to fight Boko Haram in the consequences of a world media highlighted kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram attacks to these countries.

    Kendrick Allbritton

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    The North East of the state has found sectarian violence by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the secular system of government and establish Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 claimed that Boko Haram attacks have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 people crippled. Neighbouring nations, at the same time, Cameroon, Chad, Benin and Niger joined Nigeria in an united effort to combat Boko Haram in the consequences of a world media emphasized the spread of Boko Haram strikes and kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls to these countries.

    Hai Luzzi

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the result of the 1961 plebiscite. While Northern Cameroons chose to remain in Nigeria Southern Cameroon chosen to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern area of the country was now far larger as opposed to southern part. In 1963, the state established a Federal Republic, with Azikiwe. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria, when elections were held in 1965.

    Rich Rykert

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first nation to effectively control and remove the Ebola hazard that was ravaging three other countries in the West African area, as its unique method of contact tracing became an effective strategy afterwards used by other nations, including the Usa, when Ebola risks were discovered.

    Clair Gamberg

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a loose federation of self-governing states, the independent state faced the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Bennett Waltho

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for its natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations like Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and rare primate habitats and Cross River National Park. One of its most identifiable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Christena Amoako

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the tremendous earnings and OPEC created made the market more loaded. Despite enormous revenues from oil production and sale, the military government did little help medium and small businesses, to enhance the standard of living of the population, or purchase infrastructure. As oil earnings fuelled the rise of federal subventions the government became the center of political struggle and the threshold of power in the country. As oil production and revenue climbed, the Nigerian authorities became increasingly dependent on petroleum revenues and the international commodity markets for budgetary and economical concerns. It didn’t develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Tamatha Devaughan

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live largely in Muslims in the northern part, and the southern area of the state. A minority of the inhabitants practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, including those native to Igbo and Yoruba peoples.

    Chara Lykke

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    Nigeria is thought of as an emerging marketplace by the World Bank;It has been identified as a regional power on the African continent, a central power in international affairs, and contains also been identified as an emerging global power.

    Vina Sumrall

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, usually known as Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. It comprises 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where Abuja, the capital is located. Nigeria is formally a democratic laic state.

    Modesto Mulford

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    Nigeria gained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic religion, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) led by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition included the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), that has been largely controlled by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Alyce Whisnant

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, typically called Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. Where the capital, Abuja is located, it comprises 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Nigeria is officially a democratic secular country.

    Karie Gildon

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    Nigeria is frequently referred to as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and market. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous state in Africa and the seventh most populous country on the planet.

    Ambrose Bosten

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the enormous revenue and OPEC created made the market more loaded. Despite enormous revenues from oil production and sale, the military administration did little help small and medium businesses, to improve the standard of living of the population, or spend money on infrastructure. As petroleum earnings fuelled the rise of national subventions to states, the government became the centre of political struggle and the brink of power in the country. As oil production and sales grew, the Nigerian government became increasingly determined by oil revenues and the international commodity markets for budgetary and economic concerns. It failed to develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism in Nigeria.

    Caleb Vangorp

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    Nigeria is often referred to as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and economy. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous nation in Africa and the seventh most populous state in the world.

    Eliseo Ploetz

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    Nigeria gained independence from the United Kingdom as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) led by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition included the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), that was mostly controlled by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Gaston Bulnes

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    Since 2002, sectarian violence has been found by the North East of the nation by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the secular process of government and establish Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 asserted that Boko Haram attacks have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 people crippled. At the same time, neighbouring countries, Benin, Chad, Cameroon and Niger joined Nigeria in an united effort to combat Boko Haram in the aftermath of a world media emphasized kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram strikes to these nations.

    Randee Husk

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    Nigeria is often called the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and economy. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous state in Africa and the seventh most populous nation on the planet.

    Lottie Castelo

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations for example Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and infrequent primate habitats and Cross River National Park. One of its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    German Gerold

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    Nigeria attained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) directed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition comprised the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was mostly dominated by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Odis Sturino

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, typically referred to as Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. It consists of 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where Abuja, the capital is located. Nigeria is formally a democratic laic nation.

    Tama Culpit

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    Nigeria gained independence from the United Kingdom as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) headed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition included the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), that has been mostly dominated by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Johnnie Bakke

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, chiefly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, a second military coup place Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the predominantly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Clark Vivion

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self-governing states, the independent state faced the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Dusty Schoepp

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    Nigeria, one third larger than Texas and the most populous country in Africa, is situated in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower path of the Niger River flows south through the western area of the country into the Gulf of Guinea. Mangrove forests and swamps border the southern coast; inland are hardwood woods.

    Darcy Bense

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a loose federation of self governing states, the independent state confronted the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Josiah Morandi

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first country to effectively check and eliminate the Ebola hazard that was ravaging three other countries in the West African region, as its unique approach to contact tracing became an effective approach afterwards used by other nations, including the Usa, when Ebola threats were discovered.

    Emil Daubs

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, predominantly of Ibo ethnicity, seized control. In July, a second military coup place Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mostly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Rosalinda Winkelbauer

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the tremendous sales and OPEC created made the market more affluent. Despite enormous earnings from sale and oil production, the military government did little help medium and small businesses, to enhance the standard of living of the population, or put money into infrastructure. As oil sales fuelled the rise of federal subventions to states, the federal government became the threshold of power and the center of political battle in the state. The Nigerian authorities became increasingly determined by oil revenues and the international commodity markets for economical and budgetary concerns, as oil production and revenue climbed. It didn’t develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism in Nigeria.

    Gary Ruttman

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    Nigeria attained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) directed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition included the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), that was largely dominated by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Alfred Rava

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first country to effectively contain and eliminate the Ebola threat that was ravaging three other countries in the West African area, as its unique approach to contact tracing became an effective strategy later used by other states, like the United States, when Ebola hazards were discovered.

    Mafalda Sperling

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    Nigeria is considered to be an emerging marketplace by the World Bank;It continues to be identified as a regional power on the African continent, a middle power in international affairs, and contains already been identified as an emerging global power.

    Jonathon Defreitas

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the 20th largest market, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity of the world. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest market in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Collin Fentress

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first state to effectively control and remove the Ebola danger that was ravaging three other states in the West African area, as its exceptional approach to contact tracing became an effective technique after used by other states, such as the United States Of America, when Ebola risks were found.

    Earnestine Mcbain

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, usually known as Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. Where the capital, Abuja is situated, it consists of 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Nigeria is formally a democratic laic country.

    Carlota Mautner

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    Nigeria is a member of the MINT group of states, which are broadly seen as the earth’s next “BRIC-like” markets. It’s also listed among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the largest in the world. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Hortense Marley

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a free federation of self-governing states, the independent nation faced the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Cecil Brzezinski

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first country to effectively control and remove the Ebola threat that was ravaging three other states in the West African region, as its unique approach to contact tracing became an effective system later used by other countries, like the Usa, when Ebola dangers were discovered.

    Benito Silverhorn

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a free federation of self-governing states, the independent nation faced the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Kasey Olquin

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, normally called Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. It consists of 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where Abuja, the capital is situated. Nigeria is officially a democratic secular state.

    Kirstin Devereaux

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations such as Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and rare primate habitats. Among its most identifiable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Gaylord Arrezola

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    Nigeria attained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic religion, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) headed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition included the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was largely dominated by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Randee Husk

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    Nigeria attained independence from the UK as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) led by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition included the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), that was mostly dominated by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Jarrod Panasci

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    Nigeria became a independent federation in 1960, and plunged into a civil war from 1967 to 1970. It’s since switched between democratically-elected civilian governments and military dictatorships, until it reached a secure democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be ran reasonably pretty and freely.

    Randall Pennelle

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, chiefly of Ibo ethnicity, seized control. In July, a second military coup place Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an option unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mainly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Sung Gabert

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    The consequence of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. While Northern Cameroons decided to stay in Nigeria Southern Cameroon preferred to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern part of the nation was now much larger in relation to the southern part. As its first president, the nation established a Federal Republic in 1963. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria when elections were held in 1965.

    Jeremy Girst

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the enormous revenue and OPEC generated made the economy more loaded. Despite enormous earnings from oil production and sale, the military government did little help small and medium businesses, to improve the standard of living of the population, or invest in infrastructure. The government became the centre of political battle and the threshold of power in the country as oil revenues fuelled the rise of federal subventions to states. The Nigerian government became increasingly determined by petroleum sales and the international commodity markets for economic and budgetary concerns, as oil production and revenue climbed. It didn’t develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Robt Franzman

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the huge revenue and OPEC created made the economy more loaded. Despite huge revenues from sale and oil production, the military government did little purchase infrastructure, help small and medium businesses, or to improve the standard of living of the population. As oil sales fuelled the rise of national subventions the government became the center of political battle and the threshold of power in the nation. As oil production and sales climbed, the Nigerian authorities became increasingly determined by petroleum sales and the international commodity markets for economic and budgetary concerns. It didn’t develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism in Nigeria.

    Ophelia Haylock

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    Nigeria is a part of the MINT group of states, which are widely seen as the earth’s next “BRIC-like” economies. It is also listed among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the largest on earth. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Alicia Lampo

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for the natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations including Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and rare primate habitats and Cross River National Park. One of its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national currency.

    Jamey Kodama

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    Nigeria is thought of as an emerging market by the World Bank;It has already been identified as an emerging global power, and has been identified as a regional power a middle power in international affairs, on the African continent.

    Sherise Peugh

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    Nigeria is regarded as an emerging marketplace by the World Bank;It has already been identified as an emerging global power, and continues to be identified as a regional power on the African continent, a middle power in international affairs.

    Deangelo Blaeser

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for the natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations such as Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and infrequent primate habitats. One of its most identifiable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Ronna Cronshaw

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    Nigeria plunged into a civil war from 1967 to 1970, and became a federation that was independent in 1960. It’s since switched between democratically-elected civilian governments and military dictatorships, until it achieved a secure democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be ran moderately fairly and freely.

    Elbert Dummer

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a loose federation of self-governing states, the independent nation faced the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Kara Tacason

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mostly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, a second military coup set Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mostly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from your north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Brent Kately

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, usually called Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. It contains the Federal Capital Territory and 36 states, where the capital, Abuja is situated. Nigeria is formally a laic state that is democratic.

    Alyce Whisnant

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self governing states, the independent nation confronted the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Eric Slothower

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    Nigeria gained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) headed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition comprised the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), that has been largely controlled by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Tory Hendershott

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    Nigeria is regarded as an emerging market by the World Bank;It has already been identified as an emerging global power, and continues to be identified as a regional power a central power in international affairs, on the African continent.

    Hal Payes

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    Nigeria gained independence from the United Kingdom as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) directed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition consisted of the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), that has been mainly dominated by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Quinn Gunnerson

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self governing states, the independent nation confronted the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Wilmer Fullilove

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    Nigeria is considered to be an emergent market by the World Bank;It has also been identified as an emerging global power, and continues to be identified as a regional power on the African continent, a middle power in international affairs.

    Penni Stemme

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    Nigeria is considered to be an emergent market by the World Bank;It continues to be identified as a regional power on the African continent, a central power in international affairs, and has already been identified as an emerging global power.

    Carmelina Trupia

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    Modernday Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule starting in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up legal and administrative structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Brett Ramagano

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    Nigeria is thought of as an emerging market by the World Bank;It has been identified as a regional power on the African continent, a central power in international affairs, and contains already been identified as an emerging global power.

    Leanna Spohr

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first state to effectively check and eliminate the Ebola danger that was ravaging three other states in the West African region, as its exceptional approach to contact tracing became an effective technique later used by other states, including the United States Of America, when Ebola risks were discovered.

    Melaine Spiter

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    Nigeria gained independence from the UK as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) led by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition consisted of the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was mostly controlled by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Johnathan Stowers

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    Nigeria, one third larger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower path of the Niger River flows south through the western area of the nation into the Gulf of Guinea. Swamps and mangrove forests border the southern shore; inland are hardwood forests.

    Kristina Willemsen

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self governing states, the independent state faced the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Shayne Jarvinen

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mainly of Ibo ethnicity, seized control. In July, a second military coup set Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an option unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the predominantly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from your north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Francene Pribish

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations such as Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and rare primate habitats and Cross River National Park. One of its most identifiable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Dallas Rajan

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    Nigeria is often called the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and economy. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous state in the world.

    Jeffrey Brunjes

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the huge revenue and OPEC created made the economy more affluent. Despite enormous earnings from oil production and sale, the military administration did little help medium and small businesses, to enhance the standard of living of the population, or purchase infrastructure. As oil earnings fuelled the rise of national subventions to states, the government became the threshold of power and the centre of political battle in the state. The Nigerian government became increasingly determined by petroleum revenues and the international commodity markets for economic and budgetary concerns, as oil production and sales climbed. It failed to develop other sources of the economy for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Lee Olexa

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mostly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, a second military coup place Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the predominantly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from your north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Luther Krupp

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    Nigeria is regarded as an emergent marketplace by the World Bank;It has already been identified as an emerging global power, and continues to be identified as a regional power a central power in international affairs, on the African continent.

    Dino Schwister

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, normally known as Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea. It consists of the Federal Capital Territory and 36 states, where the capital, Abuja is situated. Nigeria is formally a laic state that is democratic.

    Russel Meisinger

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    Nigeria attained independence from the United Kingdom as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) directed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition included the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was mainly controlled by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Odell Nealious

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, typically known as Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. It consists of the Federal Capital Territory and 36 states, where the capital, Abuja is situated. Nigeria is formally a laic state that is democratic.

    Son Siggins

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the tremendous earnings and OPEC created made the market richer. Despite enormous earnings from sale and oil production, the military government did little help medium and small businesses, to improve the standard of living of the population, or put money into infrastructure. As petroleum revenues fuelled the rise of federal subventions the federal government became the centre of political battle and the threshold of power in the state. The Nigerian government became increasingly dependent on petroleum sales and the international commodity markets for economic and budgetary concerns as oil production and sales climbed. It did not develop other sources of the economy for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Harrison Plassmann

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, chiefly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, another military coup put Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an option unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mostly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Simon Adamczak

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    Nigeria is regarded as an emergent market by the World Bank;It has also been identified as an emerging global power, and has been identified as a regional power on the African continent, a central power in international affairs.

    Stewart Daigneault

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a loose federation of self-governing states, the independent state confronted the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Audrie Steinbrecher

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest economy, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest economy in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Pamala Desilets

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, typically referred to as Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. Where the capital, Abuja is located, it comprises 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Nigeria is formally a democratic laic state.

    Vernetta Hohmann

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations including Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and rare primate habitats and Cross River National Park. One of its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Alison Lancey

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self-governing states, the independent nation confronted the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Giselle Garfield

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first state to effectively contain and remove the Ebola hazard that was ravaging three other states in the West African area, as its exceptional method of contact tracing became an effective strategy afterwards used by other nations, including the United States, when Ebola risks were found.

    Colby Yeboah

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    Nigeria is considered to be an emergent market by the World Bank;It has already been identified as an emerging global power, and has been identified as a regional power on the African continent, a central power in international affairs.

    Lauren Debeer

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, typically called Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea. Where Abuja, the capital is located, it consists of 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Nigeria is formally a democratic laic state.

    Johnathon Marchell

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self governing states, the independent state confronted the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Ilse Gyger

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known for the natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations including Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and infrequent primate habitats. One of its most identifiable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Deedra Beauvais

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a loose federation of self governing states, the independent nation faced the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Erik Lauters

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    The consequence of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. While Northern Cameroons decided to stay in Nigeria Southern Cameroon chosen to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern part of the nation was now far larger in relation to the southern area. As its first president, the country established a Federal Republic in 1963. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria when elections were held in 1965.

    Steffanie Ballog

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    Nigeria is regarded as an emerging market by the World Bank;It has been identified as a regional power on the African continent, a central power in international affairs, and contains already been identified as an emerging global power.

    Sun Fuell

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, worth $1 trillion and more than $500 billion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest economy in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Seymour Frerich

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up legal and administrative structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms.

    Albert Galimi

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations like Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and infrequent primate habitats. One of its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national currency.

    Al Tellez

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    Nigeria, one-third bigger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower path of the Niger River flows south through the western part of the nation into the Gulf of Guinea. Mangrove forests and swamps border the southern coast; inland are hardwood forests.

    Tomika Samii

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    {Nigeria has among the largest populations of youth in the world. The country is viewed as a transnational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with extensive assortment of cultures. The official language is English.

    Duncan Weida

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations for example Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and infrequent primate habitats and Cross River National Park. Among its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Nickolas Treadwell

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    Since 2002, sectarian violence has been seen by the North East of the country by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the lay process of government and establish Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 maintained that Boko Haram strikes have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. At once, neighbouring countries, Benin, Chad, Cameroon and Niger joined Nigeria in a combined effort to fight Boko Haram in the wake of a world media highlighted kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram attacks to these nations.

    Jerald Harryman

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    Nigeria attained independence from the UK as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) headed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition consisted of the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was mostly controlled by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Lenard Tigg

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    The North East of the state has seen sectarian violence an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the secular system of government and establish Sharia law, by Boko Haram. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 claimed that Boko Haram strikes have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. At the exact same time, neighbouring states, Cameroon, Chad, Benin and Niger joined Nigeria in an united effort to fight Boko Haram in the wake of a world media emphasized kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram assaults to these states.

    Melaine Spiter

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a loose federation of self governing states, the independent nation confronted the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Johnathan Stowers

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    Nigeria is often known as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and market. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous nation in Africa and the seventh most populous state on earth.

    Carmelina Trupia

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule starting in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Donald Vanbrunt

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, purchasing power parity respectively and worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest economy in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Garrett Botton

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest economy, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest market in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Joleen Sankary

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    Nigeria, one third larger than Texas and the most populous country in Africa, is situated in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower course of the Niger River flows south through the western part of the nation into the Gulf of Guinea. Mangrove forests and swamps border the southern coast; inland are hardwood woods.

    Taylor Gilruth

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mainly of Ibo ethnicity, seized control. In July, another military coup set Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an option unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mainly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from your north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Agustina Bonawitz

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the consequence of the 1961 plebiscite. Southern Cameroon picked to join the Republic of Cameroon while Northern Cameroons chose to continue in Nigeria. The northern part of the state was now much bigger in relation to the southern area. In 1963, the nation established a Federal Republic, with Azikiwe. When elections were held in 1965, the Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power.

    Alena Gangluff

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    The consequence of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. While Northern Cameroons decided to continue in Nigeria Southern Cameroon preferred to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern part of the nation was now far bigger compared to the southern area. In 1963, a Federal Republic was created by the nation, as its first president with Azikiwe. When elections were held in 1965, the Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria.

    Frederic Hur

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    The North East of the nation has seen sectarian violence an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the lay system of government and establish Sharia law, by Boko Haram. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 claimed that Boko Haram attacks have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 people crippled. Neighbouring nations, at the same time, Cameroon, Chad, Benin and Niger joined Nigeria in a combined effort to fight Boko Haram in the consequences of a world media highlighted the spread of Boko Haram attacks and kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls to these nations.

    Allen Cubano

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, purchasing power parity respectively and worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in terms of nominal GDP. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest market in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    August Dorrough

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations including Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and infrequent primate habitats and Cross River National Park. Among its most identifiable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Mandi Study

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    Since 2002, sectarian violence has been seen by the North East of the state by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the lay system of government and establish Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 asserted that Boko Haram strikes have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. Neighbouring nations, at the same time, Cameroon, Chad, Benin and Niger joined Nigeria in an united effort to combat Boko Haram in the aftermath of a world media emphasized kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram assaults to these states.

    Bradley Marander

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    Since 2002, sectarian violence has been seen by the North East of the nation by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the secular process of government and create Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 maintained that Boko Haram attacks have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 people crippled. Neighbouring states, at the exact same time, Benin, Chad, Cameroon and Niger joined Nigeria in an united effort to battle Boko Haram in the wake of a world media emphasized the spread of Boko Haram attacks and kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls to these countries.

    Melvina Cowden

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    Nigeria is often referred to as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and market. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous state in the world.

    Gilberto Stives

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule starting in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms.

    Tasia Hennagin

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    Modernday Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Loreen Dooling

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    Nigeria gained independence from the UK as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic religion, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) headed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition consisted of the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), that has been mostly controlled by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Rosemary Boesen

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest economy, worth $1 trillion and more than $500 billion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest market in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Donovan Matelic

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a free federation of self-governing states, the independent nation faced the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Craig Pexton

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the huge earnings and OPEC created made the market more affluent. Despite enormous revenues from oil production and sale, the military administration did little spend money on infrastructure, help small and medium businesses, or to improve the standard of living of the population. The federal government became the center of political struggle and the brink of power in the nation, as oil sales fuelled the rise of national subventions to states. The Nigerian authorities became increasingly dependent on petroleum revenues and the international commodity markets for economical and budgetary concerns, as oil production and sales rose. It failed to develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism in Nigeria.

    Danny Fister

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mostly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, a second military coup place Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an option unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mainly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven in the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Kara Tacason

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    Nigeria plunged into a civil war from 1967 to 1970, and became a independent federation in 1960. It has since switched between democratically-elected civilian authorities and military dictatorships, until it reached a secure democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be ran moderately fairly and freely, in 1999.

    Blaine Mccrain

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    Nigeria is an associate of the MINT group of nations, which are broadly seen as the earth’s next “BRIC-like” economies. It is also listed among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the biggest in the world. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the United Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Veronika Gogel

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    Nigeria, one third larger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower course of the Niger River flows south through the western area of the state into the Gulf of Guinea. Swamps and mangrove forests border the southern coast; inland are hardwood forests.

    Madge Vincenzo

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, generally referred to as Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. Where Abuja, the capital is located, it comprises 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Nigeria is formally a laic state that is democratic.

    Marhta Clarks

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest economy, purchasing power parity respectively and worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in terms of nominal GDP. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest economy in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Orlando Gacke

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    The North East of the nation has seen sectarian violence an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the lay process of government and create Sharia law, by Boko Haram. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 asserted that Boko Haram assaults have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. Neighbouring nations, at once, Niger, Chad, Cameroon and Benin joined Nigeria in an united effort to combat Boko Haram in the consequences of a world media emphasized kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram attacks to these nations.

    Sol Hubiak

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    Nigeria, one-third bigger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated on the Gulf of Guinea in West Africa. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower path of the Niger River flows south through the western part of the country into the Gulf of Guinea. Swamps and mangrove forests border the southern shore; inland are hardwood forests.

    Lilian Barickman

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a free federation of self-governing states, the independent state faced the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Santos Tooman

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first nation to effectively check and remove the Ebola threat that was ravaging three other countries in the West African area, as its unique method of contact tracing became an effective process after used by other nations, including the Usa, when Ebola dangers were discovered.

    Royce Vedovelli

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    Nigeria attained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) directed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition consisted of the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was largely dominated by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Socorro Abbasi

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Myron Corkum

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, primarily of Ibo ethnicity, seized control. In July, another military coup set Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an alternative unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mainly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven in the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Keith Dyda

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mainly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, a second military coup place Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mostly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from your north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Gerry Kerkvliet

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest economy, worth $1 trillion and more than $500 billion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest economy in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Cary Brandel

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    Since 2002, the North East of the state has found sectarian violence an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the lay system of government and establish Sharia law, by Boko Haram. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 claimed that Boko Haram strikes have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. Neighbouring nations, at exactly the same time, Niger, Chad, Cameroon and Benin joined Nigeria in an united effort to battle Boko Haram in the wake of a world media highlighted kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram assaults to these nations.

    Olinda Nissley

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations such as Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and infrequent primate habitats. One of its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Donnie Quintana

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest economy in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Veronika Gogel

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a free federation of self-governing states, the independent state faced the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Marlen Pao

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known for its natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations like Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and rare primate habitats and Cross River National Park. One of its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national currency.

    Alfred Rava

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the result of the 1961 plebiscite. While Northern Cameroons decided to continue in Nigeria Southern Cameroon opted to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern area of the state was now much larger in relation to the southern area. The state established a Federal Republic, as its first president with Azikiwe. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power when elections were held in 1965.

    Stephane Randoll

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mainly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, another military coup set Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an alternative unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mostly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from your north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Collin Fentress

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    Since 2002, the North East of the country has seen sectarian violence by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the secular process of government and establish Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 promised that Boko Haram assaults have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 people crippled. At the exact same time, neighbouring countries, Niger, Chad, Cameroon and Benin joined Nigeria in a combined effort to fight Boko Haram in the consequences of a world media highlighted kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram strikes to these countries.

    Jess Cervantsz

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest economy in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Colby Yeboah

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    {Nigeria has one of the biggest populations of youth in the world. The country is viewed as a multinational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with wide variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Amiee Vear

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    The consequence of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. While Northern Cameroons chose to stay in Nigeria Southern Cameroon chosen to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern area of the nation was now much larger in relation to the southern area. In 1963, a Federal Republic was established by the state, as its first president with Azikiwe. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in Nigeria’s Western Region when elections were held in 1965.

    Simon Merrow

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    The result of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. While Northern Cameroons chose to stay in Nigeria Southern Cameroon elected to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern area of the nation was now much bigger in relation to the southern part. As its first president, the state established a Federal Republic, with Azikiwe in 1963. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria when elections were held in 1965.

    Joseph Mongar

    |

    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self-governing states, the independent nation faced the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Leanna Spohr

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    Nigeria is thought of as an emergent marketplace by the World Bank;It has also been identified as an emerging global power, and has been identified as a regional power a central power in international affairs, on the African continent.

    Jessia Kook

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    {Nigeria has among the greatest populations of youth in the world. The country is viewed as a multinational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with broad variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Kristyn Froiland

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    Since 2002, sectarian violence has been found by the North East of the nation by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the lay process of government and create Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 asserted that Boko Haram assaults have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 people crippled. Neighbouring states, at once, Benin, Chad, Cameroon and Niger joined Nigeria in an united effort to combat Boko Haram in the consequences of a world media emphasized the spread of Boko Haram strikes and kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls to these nations.

    Harriet Mcredmond

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    The result of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. While Northern Cameroons chose to stay in Nigeria Southern Cameroon opted to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern area of the state was now far bigger as opposed to southern area. In 1963, a Federal Republic was created by the country, as its first president with Azikiwe. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria, when elections were held in 1965.

    Laticia Boyum

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mostly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, another military coup place Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mainly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Hien Wieboldt

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, commonly referred to as Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea in the Atlantic Ocean. It comprises the Federal Capital Territory and 36 states, where Abuja, the capital is situated. Nigeria is formally a democratic secular state.

    Pearlene Schnautz

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first country to effectively check and remove the Ebola hazard that was ravaging three other states in the West African region, as its unique way of contact tracing became an effective system afterwards used by other nations, like the United States, when Ebola risks were found.

    Yuriko Metler

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    Nigeria is a member of the MINT group of nations, which are broadly seen as the earth’s next “BRIC-like” markets. Additionally it is listed among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the biggest on earth. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Kristyn Offret

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    Nigeria, one third larger than Texas and the most populous country in Africa, is situated in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower path of the Niger River flows south through the western area of the state into the Gulf of Guinea. Mangrove forests and swamps border the southern coast; inland are hardwood woods.

    Kip Mazin

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self governing states, the independent state faced the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Humberto Woodlock

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    Nigeria, one third bigger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower course of the Niger River flows south through the western area of the state into the Gulf of Guinea. Swamps and mangrove forests border the southern coast; inland are hardwood forests.

    Cuc Losacco

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    Nigeria is often called the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and market. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous state in the world.

    Zachariah Goeden

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    {Nigeria has among the greatest populations of youth in the world. The country is viewed as a transnational state, as it is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with broad assortment of cultures. The official language is English.

    Deon Gadison

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    Nigeria is a part of the MINT group of states, which are broadly seen as the world’s next “BRIC-like” economies. It is also listed among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the biggest on earth. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the African Union, Nations, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Eli Steyer

    |

    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, primarily of Ibo ethnicity, seized control. In July, a second military coup place Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an option unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the predominantly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven in the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Vaughn Estanislau

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, chiefly of Ibo ethnicity, seized control. In July, a second military coup put Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an alternative unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mostly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Venessa Karner

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known because of its natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations for example Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and infrequent primate habitats and Cross River National Park. Among its most identifiable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national money.

    Russel Pachlin

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    Nigeria, one-third larger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower path of the Niger River flows south through the western part of the nation into the Gulf of Guinea. Swamps and mangrove forests border the southern shore; inland are hardwood woods.

    Nickolas Treadwell

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    {Nigeria has among the largest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a transnational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 different languages, and are identified with extensive variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Rolanda Vorhees

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known for the natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations such as Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and infrequent primate habitats. Among its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Kenton Turbide

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    The consequence of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. Southern Cameroon picked to join the Republic of Cameroon while Northern Cameroons decided to stay in Nigeria. The northern area of the country was now far larger as opposed to southern area. As its first president, the country established a Federal Republic in 1963. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria when elections were held in 1965.

    Shane Starkey

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest economy, worth $1 trillion and more than $500 billion in terms of nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest market in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Harrison Tafreshi

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first country to effectively control and eliminate the Ebola danger that was ravaging three other states in the West African region, as its unique approach to contact tracing became an effective technique after used by other countries, such as the Usa, when Ebola hazards were discovered.

    Berry Rathrock

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    Nigeria plunged into a civil war, and became a independent federation in 1960. It’s since alternated between democratically-elected civilian authorities and military dictatorships, until it reached a stable democracy in 1999, with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed to be conducted moderately fairly and freely.

    Sylvie Varona

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    Since 2002, the North East of the nation has seen sectarian violence by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the secular process of government and establish Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 maintained that Boko Haram attacks have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 people crippled. At once, neighbouring states, Niger, Chad, Cameroon and Benin joined Nigeria in an united effort to fight Boko Haram in the wake of a world media emphasized kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram attacks to these countries.

    Aleisha Pounder

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    Modern day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule starting in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Elliot Hodder

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations for example Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and rare primate habitats and Cross River National Park. One of its most identifiable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Winfred Mcintosh

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    {Nigeria has among the greatest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a multinational state, as it is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with broad assortment of cultures. The official language is English.

    Luetta Bloomquist

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    {Nigeria has among the largest populations of youth in the world. The country is viewed as a transnational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups talk over 500 different languages, and are identified with broad variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Chun Bridget

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live largely in the southern area of the state, and Muslims in the northern area. A minority of the people practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, like those native to Igbo and Yoruba peoples.

    Tia Gu

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    Nigeria gained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic religion, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) directed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition included the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), that was mainly dominated by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Son Siggins

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a free federation of self governing states, the independent nation faced the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Carmine Feldt

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a free federation of self-governing states, the independent nation faced the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Johnathan Worcester

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mainly of Ibo ethnicity, seized control. In July, a second military coup place Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an alternative unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the predominantly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from your north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence as the Republic of Biafra on May 30, 1967. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Winston Kuwada

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the consequence of the 1961 plebiscite. While Northern Cameroons decided to stay in Nigeria Southern Cameroon preferred to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern part of the country was now far larger in relation to the southern area. As its first president, the country established a Federal Republic in 1963. When elections were held in 1965, the Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria.

    Howard Benwell

    |

    Nigeria is a member of the MINT group of countries, which are widely seen as the earth’s next “BRIC-like” economies. Additionally it is recorded among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the biggest on earth. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the African Union, Nations, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Mallory Scruggs

    |

    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first nation to effectively check and eliminate the Ebola danger that was ravaging three other countries in the West African area, as its unique way of contact tracing became an effective approach after used by other nations, like the United States Of America, when Ebola threats were found.

    Sau Scammon

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mostly in the southern area of the country, and Muslims in the northern area. A minority of the people practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, including those native to Igbo and Yoruba peoples.

    Pamila Cora

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, generally known as Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea in the Atlantic Ocean. Where Abuja, the capital is located, it comprises 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Nigeria is officially a democratic secular state.

    Francisco Westermeier

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    Nigeria is often referred to as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and market. With about 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous state on the planet.

    Porfirio Tetter

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, normally known as Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. It contains the Federal Capital Territory and 36 states, where the capital, Abuja is situated. Nigeria is formally a democratic laic nation.

    Jonathon Defreitas

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule starting in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Carmine Feldt

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    Nigeria became a formally independent federation in 1960, and plunged into a civil war. It has since alternated between democratically-elected civilian governments and military dictatorships, until it attained a stable democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be conducted reasonably fairly and freely, in 1999.

    Odis Sturino

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first nation to effectively contain and eliminate the Ebola threat that was ravaging three other countries in the West African area, as its unique way of contact tracing became an effective technique after used by other countries, such as the Usa, when Ebola hazards were discovered.

    Carla Hornes

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest economy, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in terms of nominal GDP and purchasing power parity. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest market in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Suzanne Lawery

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mainly in Muslims in the northern part, and the southern area of the country. A minority of the inhabitants practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, such as those native to Igbo and Yoruba peoples.

    Hector Sayer

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mainly in Muslims in the northern area, and the southern area of the state. A minority of the inhabitants practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, for example those native to Igbo and Yoruba peoples.

    Martin Pastorino

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first country to effectively check and remove the Ebola threat that was ravaging three other countries in the West African area, as its unique method of contact tracing became an effective process afterwards used by other countries, including the Usa, when Ebola dangers were discovered.

    Sheila Perrott

    |

    Nigeria attained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic religion, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) headed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition included the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), that was largely controlled by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Moises Lagard

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    {Nigeria has among the largest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a multinational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three biggest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups talk over 500 different languages, and are identified with broad variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Kaycee Tesseyman

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Joseph Mongar

    |

    Nigeria is an associate of the MINT group of countries, which are widely seen as the world’s next “BRIC-like” markets. It’s also recorded among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the biggest on earth. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the United Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Chas Hibner

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mostly in Muslims in the northern area, and the southern part of the state. A minority of the people practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, such as those native to Yoruba and Igbo peoples.

    Ali Bielawski

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    {Nigeria has among the biggest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a multinational state, as it is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three biggest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with extensive assortment of cultures. The official language is English.

    Forrest Arent

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    {Nigeria has one of the largest populations of youth in the world. The country is viewed as a multinational state, as it is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three biggest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups talk over 500 different languages, and are identified with wide assortment of cultures. The official language is English.

    Tomika Samii

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    Since 2002, the North East of the state has seen sectarian violence an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the lay system of government and create Sharia law, by Boko Haram. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 claimed that Boko Haram strikes have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. At once, neighbouring nations, Niger, Chad, Cameroon and Benin joined Nigeria in a combined effort to fight Boko Haram in the aftermath of a world media highlighted kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram strikes to these nations.

    Roxann Gauthier

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    Nigeria, one third larger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated on the Gulf of Guinea in West Africa. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower path of the Niger River flows south through the western area of the state into the Gulf of Guinea. Swamps and mangrove forests border the southern coast; inland are hardwood woods.

    Winfred Heinle

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest economy, purchasing power parity respectively and worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in terms of nominal GDP. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest economy in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Wesley Vandeusen

    |

    Nigeria plunged into a civil war, and became a federation that was formally independent in 1960. It has since switched between democratically-elected civilian authorities and military dictatorships, until it achieved a secure democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be conducted pretty pretty and freely, in 1999.

    Larisa Halima

    |

    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the huge sales and OPEC generated made the market more affluent. Despite enormous earnings from sale and oil production, the military government did little help small and medium businesses, to improve the standard of living of the population, or purchase infrastructure. As oil sales fuelled the rise of national subventions the government became the brink of power and the center of political struggle in the country. As oil production and revenue grew, the Nigerian government became increasingly determined by petroleum revenues and the international commodity markets for economic and budgetary concerns. It did not develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Leroy Desisles

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    The result of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. While Northern Cameroons decided to continue in Nigeria Southern Cameroon picked to join the Republic of Cameroon. The northern area of the state was now far larger in relation to the southern area. As its first president, the state created a Federal Republic, with Azikiwe in 1963. When elections were held in 1965, the Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in Nigeria’s Western Region.

    Darin Dorcy

    |

    {Nigeria has one of the largest populations of youth in the world. The country is viewed as a multinational state, as it is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups talk over 500 different languages, and are identified with wide variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Sheila Perrott

    |

    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined OPEC and the enormous revenue generated made the market more loaded. Despite enormous revenues from sale and oil production, the military government did little to enhance the standard of living of the population, help small and medium businesses, or invest in infrastructure. As petroleum earnings fuelled the rise of national subventions to states, the government became the center of political battle and the brink of power in the nation. As oil production and sales grew, the Nigerian authorities became increasingly determined by oil sales and the international commodity markets for economic and budgetary concerns. It didn’t develop other sources of the economy for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism in Nigeria.

    Pat Lieblong

    |

    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, purchasing power parity respectively and worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in terms of nominal GDP. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest economy in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Frederic Hur

    |

    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in terms of nominal GDP and purchasing power parity. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest economy in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Kristopher Pippens

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    Nigeria became a federation that was formally independent in 1960, and plunged into a civil war. It’s since switched between democratically-elected civilian governments and military dictatorships, until it attained a stable democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed to be ran moderately freely and fairly, in 1999.

    Hal Payes

    |

    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations like Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and rare primate habitats. Among its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national money.

    Antonio Oak

    |

    As of 2015, Nigeria is the 20th largest economy, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity of the world. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest market in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Amiee Vear

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    Nigeria gained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) directed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition consisted of the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), that has been largely controlled by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Pearlene Schnautz

    |

    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the huge sales and OPEC generated made the market more affluent. Despite huge revenues from oil production and sale, the military administration did little help small and medium businesses, to improve the standard of living of the population, or invest in infrastructure. As petroleum earnings fuelled the rise of national subventions the federal government became the threshold of power and the center of political struggle in the state. As oil production and revenue rose, the Nigerian authorities became increasingly determined by oil sales and the international commodity markets for economical and budgetary concerns. It did not develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism in Nigeria.

    Delmar Detrick

    |

    Nigeria is frequently referred to as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and economy. With about 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous nation in Africa and the seventh most populous state on earth.

    Darcie Effron

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a free federation of self governing states, the independent state faced the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Larry Leerar

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    {Nigeria has among the biggest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a multinational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three biggest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups talk over 500 different languages, and are identified with wide variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Erik Lauters

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, chiefly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, a second military coup place Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the predominantly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Amada Pelland

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    {Nigeria has among the biggest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a transnational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three biggest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups talk over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with extensive assortment of cultures. The official language is English.

    Pearl Krase

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    Nigeria, one-third bigger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated on the Gulf of Guinea in West Africa. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower course of the Niger River flows south through the western part of the nation into the Gulf of Guinea. Swamps and mangrove forests border the southern coast; inland are hardwood woods.

    Vina Sumrall

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    Nigeria is a member of the MINT group of countries, which are widely seen as the globe’s next “BRIC-like” markets. It is also listed among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the largest in the world. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Rickey Flannery

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first country to effectively control and eliminate the Ebola hazard that was ravaging three other nations in the West African region, as its exceptional method of contact tracing became an effective system later used by other nations, including the United States Of America, when Ebola dangers were found.

    Harlan Ardelean

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    Nigeria is regarded as an emerging market by the World Bank;It has already been identified as an emerging global power, and has been identified as a regional power on the African continent, a middle power in international affairs.

    Horace Zittel

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    Since 2002, the North East of the country has seen sectarian violence an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the lay process of government and create Sharia law, by Boko Haram. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 maintained that Boko Haram strikes have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. Neighbouring states, at the same time, Chad, Benin, Cameroon and Niger joined Nigeria in a combined effort to combat Boko Haram in the wake of a world media highlighted kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram attacks to these countries.

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    Nigeria is a member of the MINT group of countries, which are broadly viewed as the earth’s next “BRIC-like” markets. It’s also listed among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the biggest on earth. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Erasmo Berryhill

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the 20th largest market, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively of the world. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest market in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Pat Lieblong

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    Nigeria became a federation that was formally independent in 1960, and plunged into a civil war from 1967 to 1970. It has since switched between democratically-elected civilian governments and military dictatorships, until it attained a stable democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed to be conducted moderately fairly and freely, in 1999.

    Erline Mathal

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    Nigeria is an associate of the MINT group of states, which are widely viewed as the globe’s next “BRIC-like” economies. Additionally it is listed among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the biggest on earth. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the African Union, Nations, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Clark Vivion

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the enormous revenue and OPEC created made the economy richer. Despite huge revenues from sale and oil production, the military government did little help medium and small businesses, to improve the standard of living of the population, or invest in infrastructure. The government became the center of political struggle and the brink of power in the nation as petroleum earnings fuelled the rise of federal subventions to states. As oil production and revenue grew, the Nigerian government became increasingly dependent on petroleum sales and the international commodity markets for economical and budgetary concerns. It didn’t develop other sources of the economy for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Joseph Mongar

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    Nigeria is frequently referred to as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and economy. With about 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous state on the planet.

    Marcelino Filsaime

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    Nigeria is an associate of the MINT group of states, which are widely viewed as the earth’s next “BRIC-like” economies. Additionally it is listed among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the largest in the world. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Steve Homans

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self governing states, the independent nation confronted the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Yasmine Eriksson

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mostly in the southern part of the state, and Muslims in the northern area. A minority of the population practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, like those native to Yoruba and Igbo peoples.

    Dusty Hemsath

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    Nigeria is a part of the MINT group of countries, which are widely seen as the globe’s next “BRIC-like” markets. It is also recorded among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the biggest in the world. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the United Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Sherrill Cattabriga

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    {Nigeria has among the greatest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a multinational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups talk over 500 different languages, and are identified with wide variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Sigrid Earls

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, typically called Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea in the Atlantic Ocean. It contains 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where the capital, Abuja is situated. Nigeria is officially a democratic secular state.

    John Schuele

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    Nigeria is often known as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and economy. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous country on earth.

    Delaine Mirjah

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a free federation of self-governing states, the independent nation faced the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Otis Enciso

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    Nigeria attained independence from the UK as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic religion, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) led by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition comprised the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was largely controlled by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Leigh Tusa

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a free federation of self governing states, the independent nation faced the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Owen Caller

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mainly in the southern area of the nation, and Muslims in the northern part. A minority of the population practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, including those native to Yoruba and Igbo peoples.

    Gerard Hubert

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first country to effectively control and eliminate the Ebola danger that was ravaging three other nations in the West African area, as its unique approach to contact tracing became an effective process later used by other states, including the Usa, when Ebola risks were found.

    Quinn Gunnerson

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, commonly referred to as Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. It comprises 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where the capital, Abuja is located. Nigeria is formally a secular state that is democratic.

    Dayna Dinardi

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    Nigeria is a part of the MINT group of countries, which are widely seen as the earth’s next “BRIC-like” markets. It is also recorded among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the largest on the planet. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the United Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Moises Lagard

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first nation to effectively contain and eliminate the Ebola threat that was ravaging three other countries in the West African region, as its unique approach to contact tracing became an effective process later used by other nations, including the United States Of America, when Ebola dangers were found.

    Lien Kou

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    Nigeria became a independent federation in 1960, and plunged into a civil war from 1967 to 1970. It has since alternated between democratically-elected civilian governments and military dictatorships, until it achieved a secure democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed to be ran moderately freely and pretty, in 1999.

    Russell Tatham

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mainly in the southern part of the country, and Muslims in the northern area. A minority of the inhabitants practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, including those native to Igbo and Yoruba peoples.

    Veola Leutwiler

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    Nigeria attained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic religion, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) led by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition comprised the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), that has been largely dominated by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Jettie Dillman

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, worth $1 trillion and more than $500 billion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest economy in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Cherilyn Sulentic

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mostly in Muslims in the northern part, and the southern area of the state. A minority of the inhabitants practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, such as for instance those native to Igbo and Yoruba peoples.

    Haywood Csensich

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    Nigeria is thought of as an emerging market by the World Bank;It has been identified as a regional power a central power in international affairs, on the African continent, and has also been identified as an emerging global power.

    Nathanael Harleman

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first nation to effectively check and eliminate the Ebola threat that was ravaging three other countries in the West African region, as its exceptional way of contact tracing became an effective process later used by other nations, such as the Usa, when Ebola hazards were discovered.

    Kermit Wadlington

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    Nigeria, one-third bigger than Texas and the most populous country in Africa, is situated in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower path of the Niger River flows south through the western part of the state into the Gulf of Guinea. Swamps and mangrove forests border the southern shore; inland are hardwood woods.

    Dwain Voges

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    Nigeria is an associate of the MINT group of states, which are broadly seen as the globe’s next “BRIC-like” economies. It’s also listed among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the largest on earth. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the African Union, Nations, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Carma Reopell

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    Nigeria became a federation that was independent in 1960, and plunged into a civil war. It’s since alternated between democratically-elected civilian governments and military dictatorships, until it achieved a secure democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed to be ran relatively fairly and freely.

    Merilyn Ceasar

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the 20th largest market, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively of the world. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest economy in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Zada Cleark

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    Nigeria plunged into a civil war from 1967 to 1970, and became a federation that was independent in 1960. It has since switched between democratically-elected civilian governments and military dictatorships, until it reached a secure democracy in 1999, with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be conducted pretty pretty and freely.

    Elayne Alevedo

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the consequence of the 1961 plebiscite. Southern Cameroon preferred to join the Republic of Cameroon while Northern Cameroons chose to stay in Nigeria. The northern area of the nation was now much larger in relation to the southern part. The country created a Federal Republic, with Azikiwe as its first president. When elections were held in 1965, the Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in Nigeria’s Western Region.

    Mignon Jacquier

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    Nigeria is a member of the MINT group of countries, which are widely viewed as the earth’s next “BRIC-like” markets. It’s also listed among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the largest in the world. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the African Union, Nations, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Sandy Rosewell

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the enormous revenue and OPEC generated made the economy more loaded. Despite enormous revenues from oil production and sale, the military administration did little to enhance the standard of living of the population, help medium and small businesses, or spend money on infrastructure. As oil earnings fuelled the rise of national subventions the government became the brink of power and the center of political battle in the nation. As oil production and sales climbed, the Nigerian government became increasingly dependent on petroleum sales and the international commodity markets for budgetary and economical concerns. It did not develop other sources of the economy for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism in Nigeria.

    Sarai Henshall

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    Nigeria attained independence from the United Kingdom as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic religion, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) led by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition consisted of the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was mostly dominated by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Tyson Hinderliter

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    Nigeria is an associate of the MINT group of nations, which are broadly viewed as the earth’s next “BRIC-like” markets. Additionally it is recorded among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the largest in the world. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the African Union, Nations, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Jerrod Sadiq

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    Nigeria attained independence from the United Kingdom as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) led by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition included the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was largely dominated by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Johnathan Stowers

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mostly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, another military coup place Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mainly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence as the Republic of Biafra on May 30, 1967. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Numbers Suellentrop

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    Nigeria plunged into a civil war from 1967 to 1970, and became a federation that was independent in 1960. It’s since switched between democratically-elected civilian governments and military dictatorships, until it reached a stable democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be ran pretty fairly and freely, in 1999.

    Vivien Balderree

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, primarily of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, another military coup put Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an option unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mainly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven in the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Louis Diliberti

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    Nigeria plunged into a civil war, and became a independent federation in 1960. It has since switched between democratically-elected civilian governments and military dictatorships, until it reached a secure democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be conducted reasonably freely and fairly.

    Tamatha Muncil

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the consequence of the 1961 plebiscite. While Northern Cameroons decided to continue in Nigeria Southern Cameroon elected to join the Republic of Cameroon,. The northern part of the state was now much bigger as opposed to southern area. In 1963, a Federal Republic was created by the nation, with Azikiwe. When elections were held in 1965, the Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power.

    Pat Lieblong

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the result of the 1961 plebiscite. Southern Cameroon picked to join the Republic of Cameroon while Northern Cameroons decided to remain in Nigeria. The northern area of the nation was now far bigger in relation to the southern part. The state established a Federal Republic, with Azikiwe as its first president. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria when elections were held in 1965.

    Fidela Savitch

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, predominantly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, another military coup set Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the predominantly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven in the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Mitchel Penniston

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations including Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and infrequent primate habitats and Cross River National Park. Among its most identifiable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national currency.

    Lelah Nutile

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first nation to effectively control and eliminate the Ebola threat that was ravaging three other countries in the West African area, as its unique approach to contact tracing became an effective system after used by other nations, such as the Usa, when Ebola dangers were found.

    Pa Kanne

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    Nigeria became a federation that was formally independent in 1960, and plunged into a civil war. It has since switched between democratically-elected civilian authorities and military dictatorships, until it attained a secure democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed to be conducted reasonably fairly and freely.

    Carolann Brine

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    Nigeria, one-third bigger than Texas and the most populous country in Africa, is situated in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower course of the Niger River flows south through the western part of the state into the Gulf of Guinea. Mangrove forests and swamps border the southern shore; inland are hardwood forests.

    Cuc Losacco

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    Modern day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Dena Strzelecki

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    Modernday Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule starting in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Lakendra Colp

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known for its natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations including Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and infrequent primate habitats and Cross River National Park. One of its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national currency.

    Vincent Sliwinski

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mainly in Muslims in the northern part, and the southern part of the state. A minority of the inhabitants practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, like those native to Yoruba and Igbo peoples.

    Hien Wieboldt

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for its natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations including Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and rare primate habitats. Among its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Dayna Dinardi

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined OPEC and the enormous revenue created made the market richer. Despite enormous earnings from oil production and sale, the military administration did little help medium and small businesses, to enhance the standard of living of the population, or put money into infrastructure. As petroleum sales fuelled the rise of federal subventions to states, the federal government became the brink of power and the centre of political battle in the nation. As oil production and revenue rose, the Nigerian government became increasingly determined by oil revenues and the international commodity markets for budgetary and economical concerns. It failed to develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism in Nigeria.

    Gricelda Segur

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    Nigeria gained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) directed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition included the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), which was mostly dominated by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Chassidy Pietrok

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mostly of Ibo ethnicity, seized control. In July, a second military coup put Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an option unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mostly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Kara Tacason

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for its natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations such as Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and infrequent primate habitats and Cross River National Park. One of its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national currency.

    Newton Boedecker

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined the huge earnings and OPEC generated made the economy more loaded. Despite huge revenues from sale and oil production, the military government did little to enhance the standard of living of the population, help medium and small businesses, or purchase infrastructure. As petroleum revenues fuelled the rise of federal subventions the government became the centre of political battle and the brink of power in the state. As oil production and sales grew, the Nigerian government became increasingly dependent on petroleum sales and the international commodity markets for budgetary and economical concerns. It failed to develop other sources of the market for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Loise Condell

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    The consequence of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. While Northern Cameroons decided to continue in Nigeria Southern Cameroon chosen to join the Republic of Cameroon,. The northern area of the state was now much bigger as opposed to southern area. In 1963, a Federal Republic was created by the country, with Azikiwe. When elections were held in 1965, the Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria.

    Alexander Bihl

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    The consequence of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. Southern Cameroon selected to join the Republic of Cameroon while Northern Cameroons chose to continue in Nigeria. The northern area of the state was now far larger compared to the southern area. In 1963, a Federal Republic was created by the state, as its first president with Azikiwe. When elections were held in 1965, the Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power.

    Dean Depinto

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria attained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a free federation of self governing states, the independent nation faced the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Mickey Litka

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined OPEC and the tremendous earnings generated made the economy more affluent. Despite huge revenues from oil production and sale, the military administration did little help medium and small businesses, to enhance the standard of living of the population, or purchase infrastructure. As petroleum revenues fuelled the rise of national subventions to states, the federal government became the centre of political struggle and the brink of power in the country. As oil production and sales rose, the Nigerian authorities became increasingly dependent on petroleum revenues and the international commodity markets for economic and budgetary concerns. It did not develop other sources of the economy for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Deedra Beauvais

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first country to effectively control and eliminate the Ebola danger that was ravaging three other states in the West African area, as its unique method of contact tracing became an effective strategy after used by other states, like the United States, when Ebola dangers were found.

    Chas Hibner

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    During the oil boom of the 1970s, Nigeria joined OPEC and the huge revenue created made the market richer. Despite enormous earnings from sale and oil production, the military government did little spend money on infrastructure, help small and medium businesses, or to enhance the standard of living of the population. The government became the centre of political struggle and the brink of power in the state, as petroleum revenues fuelled the rise of national subventions to states. As oil production and revenue rose, the Nigerian authorities became increasingly dependent on petroleum sales and the international commodity markets for budgetary and economical concerns. It didn’t develop other sources of the economy for economic stability. That spelled doom to federalism.

    Simon Adamczak

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    Nigeria, one third larger than Texas and the most populous country in Africa, is situated on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower path of the Niger River flows south through the western area of the country into the Gulf of Guinea. Mangrove forests and swamps border the southern shore; inland are hardwood woods.

    Antwan Keanum

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    Since 2002, the North East of the nation has seen sectarian violence an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the lay system of government and create Sharia law, by Boko Haram. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 maintained that Boko Haram strikes have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. At the exact same time, neighbouring states, Niger, Chad, Cameroon and Benin joined Nigeria in an united effort to combat Boko Haram in the wake of a world media highlighted kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls and the spread of Boko Haram attacks to these nations.

    Agustina Bonawitz

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known because of its natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations such as Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and rare primate habitats and Cross River National Park. Among its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Malinda Tamulis

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    {Nigeria has among the biggest populations of youth in the world. The country is viewed as a multinational state, as it is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three biggest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 different languages, and are identified with broad variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Nickolas Espy

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    {Nigeria has among the biggest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a multinational state, as it is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three biggest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups talk over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with extensive variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Danuta Fortin

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    {Nigeria has among the greatest populations of youth in the world. The country is viewed as a transnational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three biggest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 different languages, and are identified with wide assortment of cultures. The official language is English.

    Melani Viola

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    Nigeria plunged into a civil war, and became a independent federation in 1960. It’s since switched between democratically-elected civilian authorities and military dictatorships, until it achieved a secure democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed to be ran pretty freely and pretty, in 1999.

    Richard Guthorn

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    Nigeria, one third larger than Texas and the most populous country in Africa, is situated on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower path of the Niger River flows south through the western part of the country into the Gulf of Guinea. Mangrove forests and swamps border the southern coast; inland are hardwood woods.

    Sherrill Cattabriga

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    {Nigeria has among the greatest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a multinational state, as it is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups talk over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with broad variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Dion Hannafin

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Organized as a loose federation of self governing states, the independent state confronted the overwhelming job of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Russell Tatham

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest economy, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest market in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Tarah Todhunter

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live largely in Muslims in the northern area, and the southern part of the nation. A minority of the people practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, including those native to Igbo and Yoruba peoples.

    Gricelda Segur

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    Modernday Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate, and British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms.

    Truman Clyne

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, typically known as Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. It consists of 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where the capital, Abuja is situated. Nigeria is officially a democratic laic state.

    Magaly Rummer

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    Nigeria is a part of the MINT group of countries, which are broadly viewed as the globe’s next “BRIC-like” markets. It is also listed among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the biggest in the world. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the African Union, Nations, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Clarissa Jingst

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    Nigeria gained independence from the United Kingdom as a Commonwealth Realm on 1. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party dominated by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) directed by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition comprised the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), that was largely dominated by the Yoruba and led by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Wilfred Gruger

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live largely in the southern area of the country, and Muslims in the northern area. A minority of the population practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, such as for example those native to Igbo and Yoruba peoples.

    Roseline Studler

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the consequence of the 1961 plebiscite. While Northern Cameroons decided to remain in Nigeria Southern Cameroon elected to join the Republic of Cameroon,. The northern area of the nation was now far larger as opposed to southern part. The state established a Federal Republic, as its first president with Azikiwe. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria, when elections were held in 1965.

    Elden Zottola

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    Nigeria is a member of the MINT group of countries, which are broadly seen as the globe’s next “BRIC-like” economies. It’s also listed among the “Next Eleven” markets set to become among the largest in the world. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the African Union, Nations, OPEC, and the United Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Kristina Willemsen

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    Nigeria became a federation that was formally independent in 1960, and plunged into a civil war. It’s since alternated between democratically-elected civilian authorities and military dictatorships, until it reached a secure democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be ran moderately freely and pretty.

    Osvaldo Moneymaker

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, commonly called Nigeria, is a national constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. It contains 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where the capital, Abuja is located. Nigeria is officially a democratic laic nation.

    Mignon Jacquier

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    Nigeria is thought of as an emergent market by the World Bank;It has been identified as a regional power a central power in international affairs, on the African continent, and contains also been identified as an emerging global power.

    Chet Mastoris

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    Nigeria is often known as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and economy. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous nation in Africa and the seventh most populous nation on earth.

    Ali Bara

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known for the natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations including Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and rare primate habitats and Cross River National Park. Among its most identifiable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s pictured on the national currency.

    Claude Zeng

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    {Nigeria has one of the greatest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a transnational state, as it is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three biggest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups talk over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with wide variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Carolann Brine

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, mainly of Ibo ethnicity, assumed control. In July, another military coup put Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, an option unacceptable to the Ibos. Also for the reason that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mostly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven from your north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern area, which declared its independence on May 30, 1967 as the Republic of Biafra. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Gabriela Roan

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    On Oct. 1, 1960, Nigeria gained independence, becoming a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and joining the United Nations. Arranged as a loose federation of self-governing states, the independent state faced the overwhelming task of unifying a country with 250 ethnic and linguistic groups.

    Jere Balduzzi

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    An African country on the Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations including Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense savanna, rainforest and rare primate habitats. Among its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Tisha Zeitler

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    Nigeria became a independent federation in 1960, and plunged into a civil war. It’s since switched between democratically-elected civilian governments and military dictatorships, until it reached a secure democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be conducted reasonably freely and pretty.

    Tia Gu

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    Nigeria, one third larger than Texas and the most populous nation in Africa, is situated in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. The lower course of the Niger River flows south through the western area of the nation into the Gulf of Guinea. Swamps and mangrove forests border the southern coast; inland are hardwood forests.

    Melani Viola

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the result of the 1961 plebiscite. While Northern Cameroons chose to stay in Nigeria Southern Cameroon selected to join the Republic of Cameroon,. The northern area of the state was now far bigger compared to the southern part. In 1963, a Federal Republic was established by the country, as its first president with Azikiwe. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in Nigeria’s Western Region when elections were held in 1965.

    Odessa Goulet

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up legal and administrative structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms.

    Pa Kempen

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, purchasing power parity and worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in terms of nominal GDP. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest market in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Cesar Perkinson

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    {Nigeria has among the greatest populations of youth in the world. The country is viewed as a transnational state, as it is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups talk over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with broad assortment of cultures. The official language is English.

    Evan Herskovits

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    Rioting broke out in 1966, and military leaders, predominantly of Ibo ethnicity, seized control. In July, a second military coup put Col. Yakubu Gowon in power, a choice unacceptable to the Ibos. Also in that year, the Muslim Hausas in the north massacred the mostly Christian Ibos in the east, many of whom had been driven in the north. Thousands of Ibos took refuge in the eastern region, which declared its independence as the Republic of Biafra on May 30, 1967. Civil war broke out. In Jan. 1970, after 31 months of civil war, Biafra surrendered to the federal government.

    Lloyd Laface

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    {Nigeria has among the biggest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a multinational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three biggest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 different languages, and are identified with broad variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Karri Janz

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest economy, worth $1 trillion and more than $500 billion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest market in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Dwain Colegrove

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    {Nigeria has among the greatest populations of youth in the world. The nation is viewed as a multinational state, as it’s inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 distinct languages, and are identified with extensive assortment of cultures. The official language is English.

    Lasonya Stiver

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest economy, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in relation to nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s biggest economy in 2014.Also, the debt-to-GDP ratio is just 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Kami Maciak

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    Nigeria gained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic religion, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) led by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor General in 1960. The opposition consisted of the comparatively liberal Action Group (AG), that was largely dominated by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Larita Sherrick

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    Nigeria became a federation that was formally independent in 1960, and plunged into a civil war. It has since switched between democratically-elected civilian authorities and military dictatorships, until it achieved a stable democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be conducted pretty freely and pretty.

    Elwanda Sajous

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    Nigeria plunged into a civil war from 1967 to 1970, and became a federation that was independent in 1960. It has since alternated between democratically-elected civilian authorities and military dictatorships, until it attained a stable democracy with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be conducted reasonably fairly and freely, in 1999.

    Delfina Amanza

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, usually called Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies in the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Guinea. Where Abuja, the capital is situated, it consists of 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Nigeria is officially a laic state that is democratic.

    Latasha Kikuchi

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    Nigeria is divided roughly in half between Christians, who live mainly in Muslims in the northern part, and the southern part of the nation. A minority of the people practise religions indigenous to Nigeria, such as for example those native to Yoruba and Igbo peoples.

    Rosario Shive

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    Nigeria is a member of the MINT group of nations, which are broadly viewed as the globe’s next “BRIC-like” markets. It’s also listed among the “Next Eleven” economies set to become among the biggest on the planet. Nigeria is a founding member of the Commonwealth of the United Nations, the African Union, OPEC, and Nations amongst other international organisations.

    Lenard Monda

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    {Nigeria has one of the greatest populations of youth in the world. The country is viewed as a transnational state, as it is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three biggest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba; these ethnic groups speak over 500 different languages, and are identified with broad variety of cultures. The official language is English.

    Donald Vanbrunt

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    An imbalance was created in the polity by the result of the 1961 plebiscite. While Northern Cameroons chose to continue in Nigeria Southern Cameroon opted to join the Republic of Cameroon,. The northern part of the nation was now far larger in relation to the southern area. In 1963, a Federal Republic was created by the state, as its first president with Azikiwe. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in the Western Region of Nigeria when elections were held in 1965.

    Joaquina Nalbone

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    The result of the 1961 plebiscite created in the polity an imbalance. Southern Cameroon picked to join the Republic of Cameroon while Northern Cameroons chose to remain in Nigeria. The northern area of the state was now far larger in relation to the southern part. As its first president, the state established a Federal Republic, with Azikiwe in 1963. The Nigerian National Democratic Party came to power in Nigeria’s Western Region when elections were held in 1965.

    Chantal Kishaba

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    Nigeria is frequently known as the “Giant of Africa”, owing to its large population and economy. With approximately 182 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous nation in the world.

    Phyllis Pishner

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    Nigeria attained independence from Great Britain as a Commonwealth Realm on 1 October 1960. Nigeria’s government was a coalition of conservative parties: the Nigerian People’s Congress (NPC), a party controlled by Northerners and those of the Islamic faith, and the Igbo and Christian-dominated National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) led by Nnamdi Azikiwe. Azikiwe became Nigeria’s maiden Governor-General in 1960. The opposition comprised the relatively liberal Action Group (AG), that has been mainly controlled by the Yoruba and directed by Obafemi Awolowo. The cultural and political differences between Nigeria’s dominant ethnic groups – the Hausa (‘Northerners’), Igbo (‘Easterners’) and Yoruba (‘Westerners’) – were sharp.

    Tory Galway

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    Since 2002, sectarian violence has been found by the North East of the nation by Boko Haram, an Islamist movement that seeks to abolish the lay system of government and establish Sharia law. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in May 2014 claimed that Boko Haram assaults have left at least 12,000 people dead and 8,000 individuals crippled. At the same time, neighbouring nations, Benin, Chad, Cameroon and Niger joined Nigeria in an united effort to battle Boko Haram in the wake of a world media highlighted the spread of Boko Haram strikes and kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls to these states.

    Lashonda Gorton

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    As of 2015, Nigeria is the world’s 20th largest market, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in terms of nominal GDP and purchasing power parity. It overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest market in 2014.Additionally, the debt-to-GDP ratio is only 11 percent, which is 8 percent below the 2012 ratio.

    Ute Donnellan

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    Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, is known for wildlife reserves and its natural landmarks. Safari destinations for example Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and rare primate habitats and Cross River National Park. Among its most identifiable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m- .

    Colin Gritton

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    Nigeria is thought of as an emerging marketplace by the World Bank;It has already been identified as an emerging global power, and has been identified as a regional power on the African continent, a middle power in international affairs.

    Hipolito Hunsaker

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    The Federal Republic of Nigeria, typically called Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its shore in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea in the Atlantic Ocean. It comprises 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where the capital, Abuja is located. Nigeria is formally a democratic secular nation.

    Tyrone Krysinski

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    Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.

    Martin Pastorino

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    In the 2014 ebola outbreak, Nigeria was the first country to effectively control and eliminate the Ebola danger that was ravaging three other states in the West African region, as its unique method of contact tracing became an effective method after used by other nations, such as the Usa, when Ebola risks were found.

    Mandi Study

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    Nigeria is thought of as an emergent market by the World Bank;It has also been identified as an emerging global power, and continues to be identified as a regional power on the African continent, a central power in international affairs.

    Kasey Athearn

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    Modern day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up legal and administrative structures whilst practising indirect rule through conventional chiefdoms.