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Economy of Nigeria

According to businesscarriers, Nigeria is an agricultural country with a developed oil industry. Despite significant natural and human resources, the lack of political stability, corruption, and an extremely low level of management at the macroeconomic level led to a long period of stagnation of the national economy. The dynamics of the country’s economic development during… Read More »

Nigeria in the 21st Century

At the turn of the first decade of the 21st century, Nigeria continued to face a series of serious problems: the phenomenon of corruption and patronage, environmental pollution and endemic conflict in the Delta regions, social inequalities, the fragility of civil society and above all the growth of the Islamic fundamentalist movement of the Boko… Read More »

Nigeria Early History

Pre-colonial states In pre-colonial times, the city-states of the Hausa were formed in the area of ​​today’s Nigeria in the north, which were amalgamated between 1804 and 1807 by O. dan Fodio in the Sultanate of Sokoto. In the north-east, the Bornu empire continued the Kanem tradition ( Kanem-Bornu ) from the end of the… Read More »

Nigeria Arts and Literature

Literature Nigeria’s literature is one of the most flourishing in Africa. In different languages ​​the oral tradition still lives, especially in poetry, song and fable. In the 19th century, literature began to be written down, first in Arabic and Hausa. The first author in Yoruba was DO Fagunwa. In a strong African-colored English, Amos Tutuola… Read More »

Nigeria Sightseeing Places

Visa requirements Passport: is generally required for travel to Nigeria, the passport must be valid for at least 6 months after the stay in Nigeria. Visa: is a Generally required Transit: Transit travelers who fly to the next connection within 24 hours, do not leave the transit area and can present valid travel documents for… Read More »