Nigeria

General Information about Nigeria

Nigeria is located in western Africa bordered by Niger to the north, Chad to the north-east, Cameroon to the west/south-west, Benin to the east and the Gulf Of Guinea to the south. Nigeria is the 8th most populated country in the world with over 145,000,000 people living there. Abuja, Nigeria's capital city is home to around 500,000 people.

There are more than 250 ethnic groups living together in Nigeria, most following either Islam or Christianity. English is the official language spoken in Nigeria but other Nigerian langauges such as Hausa and Yoruba are also spoken.

One of the most popular places to visit in Nigeria is the Muslim city Kano, the oldest town in western Africa. Kano sits on the edge of the Sahara desert and features Emir's palace and the Central Mosque. Although the mosque is close to those who don't follow Islam it is definately worth seeing.

Climate

Find Out About The Climate In Nigeria

Set in a tropical zone Nigeria's climate is usually hot all year round this is mainly because of its location the equator. Nigeria has two main seasons a wet and a dry season. From April until October the rain begins to set in and is particularly high along the south east coast receiving as much as 130 inches. The summer months are hot with February and March being the hottest months to visit with highs of 38 degrees. Nigeria also experiences a dusty harmatton wind that blows in from the north east across the Arabian peninsula until it reaches the Sahara desert.

Geography

Geographical Information On Nigeria

Nigeria set in West Africa has a coastline of over 853 kilometres and a total land area of 910,770 square metres with over 36 states. Nigeria's highest peak is Chappal Waddi and is over 2,419 metres high which is situated in the state of Teraba near the border of Cameroon. Much of Nigeria's countryside is mountainous especially in the south east with plains in the north, as well as lowlands in the south that merge into central hills and plateaus.

Economy

Learn About The Economy In Nigeria

Nigeria's economy is amongst the top 20 poorest countries in the world, despite being rich in natural resources. Nigeria has a wealth of oil but the finances do not filter through the population, mainly because of corruption. Nigeria came in at number 30 out of the 40 countries in the sub-Saharan African region and is only 52.6 percent free. The agricultural industry provides over 30 percent of the economy which employs over 50 percent of the population. Over 34 percent of the population are living under the poverty line with Nigeria receiving financial aid from many countries. The official currency is the Naira.

Apartments in Nigeria

* Abakaliki Apartments* Abuja Apartments* Ado Ekiti Apartments
* Awka Apartments* Akwa Apartments* Amuwo Apartments
* Ankpa Apartments* Asokoro Apartments* Benin City Apartments
* Bolorunpelu Apartments* Falomo Apartments* Galadima Apartments
* Garki Apartments* Gerki Apartments* Gusau Apartments
* Gwarinpa Apartments* Idimu Apartments* Ife Apartments
* Ijagemo Apartments* Ikeja Apartments* Ikoyi Apartments
* Ikuata Apartments* Jabi Apartments* Kano Apartments
* Kubwa Apartments* Lafia Apartments* Lagos Apartments
* Lekki Apartments* Lekki Ng Apartments* Magodo Apartments
* Maryland Apartments* Oduwole Apartments* Ogoyo Apartments
* Okokomaiko Apartments* Omu Apartments* Port Harcourt Apartments
* Sagisa Apartments* Wuse Apartments


Attractions, Activities and Tours in Nigeria

* Lagos Attractions


Guesthouses in Nigeria

* Abuja Guesthouses* Agege Guesthouses* Agun Guesthouses
* Akinogun Guesthouses* Akinyele Guesthouses* Birnin Kebbi Guesthouses
* Calabar Guesthouses* Galadima Guesthouses* Gwarinpa Guesthouses
* Ibadan Guesthouses* Ibeju Guesthouses* Igando Guesthouses
* Ikeja Guesthouses* Ikotun Guesthouses* Jabi Guesthouses
* Kaduna Guesthouses* Kagini Guesthouses* Kano Guesthouses
* Lagos Guesthouses* Maiyegun Guesthouses* Ogbomoso Guesthouses
* Ogudu Guesthouses* Omole Guesthouses


Hostels in Nigeria

* Garki Hostels* Gerki Hostels


Hotels in Nigeria

* Abakaliki Hotels* Abuja Hotels* Adegbite Hotels
* Adeitan Hotels* Aduwawa Hotels* Agboju Hotels
* Agbor Hotels* Agege Hotels* Agidingbi Hotels
* Ago Iwoye Hotels* Agun Hotels* Aiyetoto-Asogun Hotels
* Aja Hotels* Ajatitor Hotels* Akangba Hotels
* Akinyele Hotels* Akitan Hotels* Akowonjo Hotels
* Akure Hotels* Awka Hotels* Akwa Hotels
* Alimosho Hotels* Amuwo Hotels* Apapa Eleko Hotels
* Araromi Hotels* Asaba Hotels* Asokoro Hotels
* Atan Hotels* Awoyaya Hotels* Badagry Hotels
* Bariga Hotels* Baruwa Hotels* Benin City Hotels
* Calabar Hotels* Ebute Ikorodu Hotels* Ebute-Metta Hotels
* Egba Hotels* Eggan Hotels* Ejigbo Hotels
* Elekahia Hotels* Eleputu Hotels* Enugu Hotels
* Eregun Hotels* Evbolekpen Hotels* Ewu Osi Hotels
* Galadima Hotels* Garki Hotels* Gerki Hotels
* Girei Hotels* Gwarinpa Hotels* Ibadan Hotels
* Ibasa Hotels* Ibeju Hotels* Ibese Hotels
* Idimu Hotels* Idunmwunivdiode Hotels* Igando Hotels
* Igbekiri-Isiokpo Hotels* Igboefon Hotels* Igboloye Hotels
* Ijaiye Hotels* Ijaiye Hotels* Ijaiye Ng Hotels
* Ijebu Ode Hotels* Ijesa-Tedo Hotels* Ikate Hotels
* Ikeja Hotels* Ikom Hotels* Ikorodu Hotels
* Ikotun Hotels* Ikoyi Hotels* Ikuata Hotels
* Ilado Hotels* Ile Oluji Hotels* Ilesa Hotels
* Ilorin Hotels* Imushin Hotels* Inupa Hotels
* Ipaja Hotels* Isagatedo Hotels* Iseyin Hotels
* Isolo Hotels* Jabi Hotels* Kado Hotels
* Kadobunkuro Hotels* Kaduna Hotels* Kano Hotels
* Katabu Hotels* Kusafe Hotels* Lagos Hotels
* Lekki Hotels* Lekki Ng Hotels* Likosi Hotels
* Maiyegun Hotels* Maroko Hotels* Maryland Hotels
* Moba Hotels* Mosan Hotels* Mosere Ikoga Hotels
* Mushin Hotels* Nnewi Hotels* Nsukka Hotels
* Obedu Hotels* Odo Hotels* Odogbolu Hotels
* Odogun Hotels* Ogoyo Hotels* Ojo Hotels
* Oko Abe Hotels* Okpuno Awka Hotels* Ologode Hotels
* Olute Hotels* Omole Hotels* Ondo Hotels
* Onisigun Hotels* Oregun Hotels* Osho Hotels
* Oshogbo Hotels* Owerri Hotels* Owo Hotels
* Port Harcourt Hotels* Port Harcourt Hotels* Port Harcourt Ng Hotels
* Rumodome Hotels* Rumuola Hotels* Rumuwaji Hotels
* Rurome-rezigbu Hotels* Rutu Hotels* Sagamu Hotels
* Sango Otta Hotels* Sangotedo Hotels* Shogunle Hotels
* Shomolu Hotels* Suru Lere Hotels* Tinubu Hotels
* Umuinya Hotels* Uyo Hotels* Warri Hotels
* Wuse Hotels* Yola Hotels* Zaria Hotels


Must Explore would like to wish you an enjoyable stay in Nigeria.

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