COAT OF ARMS
Current President: Muhammadu Buhari
Population: 177,200,000 (2014)
Land Size: 923,768 sq km (356,669 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Fri - Feb 24, 2017: We Are Not Afraid of Fighting - Migrant on Anti-Immigrant Protest in South Africa - AllAfrica News: Nigeria
[Vanguard] As anti-immigration protests erupt in South Africa, police have been deployed in key cities while Nigerian Consulate has released hotlines for emergency.
- Fri - Feb 24, 2017: My Marriage to Churchill, Obasanjo's Nephew a Sham - Tonto Dikeh - AllAfrica News: Nigeria
[Vanguard] Embattled Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh on Friday said her marriage to Olakunle Churchill was a sham.
- Fri - Feb 24, 2017: Two to Die By Hanging for Killing Govt Surveyor - AllAfrica News: Nigeria
[Premium Times] A Bayelsa State High Court has sentenced two men to death for killing a government surveyor, Edi Kolu, while on official duty.
- Fri - Feb 24, 2017: Nigeria Saves 72 Percent Cost in Deep Offshore Rig-Rate - NNPC - AllAfrica News: Nigeria
[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has successfully renegotiated the cost of its deep offshore rig-rate downwards by about 71.7 per cent.
- Fri - Feb 24, 2017: Is Basketmouth Bringing Top U.S. Comedian Chris Rock to Nigeria? - AllAfrica News: Nigeria
[Vanguard] Ace comedian Basket mouth real name, Bright Okpocha, on Friday gave a hint on plans to invite Chris Rock, Top American comedian for a performance scheduled for June in Lagos.