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Country of the Day

Country Map
Map of Nigeria
  • Demographics
  • National Anthem
  • Native Greetings
(Image Credit: Hans Hillewaert)

Costus Spectabilis

National Flower

Today
Children's Day (May 27)
Capital
Abuja
Leader
President Goodluck Jonathan
Area (sq km)
923,768.00
Population
177,155,754
Language(s)
English, Hausa, Yoruba, and more
Literacy
61.30%
Currency
Naira (NGN)

"Arise Oh Compatriots, Nigeria's Call Obey”

Nigeria'’s national anthem "“Arise Oh Compatriots, Nigeria's Call Obey"” was adopted in 1978, with music by Benedict Elide Odiase and lyrics that are mixture of five of the top entries in a national contest.

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