Eleven interesting facts about Nigeria

1. Nigeria boasts in being the most suitable habitat for the world’s largest diversity of the most colorful creatures – the butterflies.

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2. Based on amount squandered, of an income of $81 billion per year, Nigeria is the most corrupt nation in the world.

3. Nigerians are very enterprising and often hold or aspire to positions of power.

4. Nigeria has the highest rate of twin births in the world, compared to any other country.

5. Nigeria takes its name from the Niger River, the third largest river in Africa.

6. The cost of living in Abuja is higher than that of London.

7. When a Nigerian man gives a gift to a woman, he would say that the gift came from his wife, mother, sisters, etc., and not from himself.

8. Nigeria has always been among the top five cocoa bean producing countries in the world.

9. Nigeria has the highest number of musicians in the world.


10. Yankari National Park-Nigeria’s most popular national park is located in the savanna of the north-east.


11. Nigeria is the only country where everybody looks forward to hearing the First Lady speak.

12. Sixty percent of Nigerians live below the poverty line. The Government and Corporate elite are comfortable.

13. Nigeria has more writers and authors than the rest of West African combined.

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