COAT OF ARMS
Government: Federal Presidential Republic
Current President: Muhammadu Buhari
Population: 214,028,302 (2020)
Land Size: 923,768 sq km (356,669 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Sun - Sep 20, 2020: Edo Elections - PDP Accuses APC of Plot to Manipulate Remaining Results - AllAfrica News: Nigeria
[Premium Times] The party alleges that there is pressure on the electoral commission to manipulate results in some parts of the state.
- Sun - Sep 20, 2020: Environmental Advocates Call for Total Ban of Plastics - AllAfrica News: Nigeria
[Vanguard] Some environmental advocates have called on the Federal and State Governments to find alternative and innovative ways of ridding the environment of plastic wastes.
- Sun - Sep 20, 2020: Lawmaker Urges FG to Deploy More Security to Sokoto - AllAfrica News: Nigeria
[Vanguard] A Member of the House of Representatives, Alhaji Yusuf Kurdullah has urged the Federal Government to deploy more security personnel to Gudu and Tangaza Local Government Areas of Sokoto State to protect residents from recurring attacks by bandits.
- Sun - Sep 20, 2020: Sultan Turbans 15 District Heads in Sokoto - AllAfrica News: Nigeria
[Premium Times] The ceremony followed the demise of the District Heads of the respective areas.
- Sun - Sep 20, 2020: Buhari, Umahi Mourn Victims of Ebonyi Road Accident - AllAfrica News: Nigeria
[Premium Times] President Buhari described the unfortunate incident as a colossal loss of human lives.