A report on NigeriaAfrica and Official language

The totality of Africa seen by the Apollo 17 crew
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Lucy, an Australopithecus afarensis skeleton discovered 24 November 1974 in the Awash Valley of Ethiopia's Afar Depression
A bilingual Soviet-era street name sign in the two de facto official languages of the Latvian SSR (Latvian and Russian)
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Saharan rock art in the Fezzan
Ceremonial Igbo pot from 9th-century Igbo-Ukwu
Diachronic map showing African empires spanning roughly 500 BCE to 1500 CE
Yoruba copper mask of Obalufon from the city of Ife c. 1300
The Ezana Stone records King Ezana's conversion to Christianity and his subjugation of various neighboring peoples, including Meroë.
Royal Benin ivory mask, one of Nigeria's most recognized artifacts. Benin Empire, 16th century.
The intricate 9th-century bronzes from Igbo-Ukwu, in Nigeria displayed a level of technical accomplishment that was notably more advanced than European bronze casting of the same period.
Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard who as Governor-General of Nigeria led the amalgamation of the Northern Nigeria Protectorate and Southern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914.
Ruins of Great Zimbabwe (flourished eleventh to fifteenth centuries)
Emir of Kano with cavalry, 1911
Major slave trading regions of Africa, 15th–19th centuries.
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Comparison of Africa in the years 1880 and 1913
1953 postage stamp with portrait of Queen ElizabethII
Topography of Africa
Nnamdi Azikiwe, first president of Nigeria from 1963 to 1966
Today, the African Plate is moving over Earth's surface at a speed of 0.292° ± 0.007° per million years, relative to the "average" Earth (NNR-MORVEL56)
The Republic of Biafra in June 1967, when it declared its independence from the rest of Nigeria
The main biomes in Africa.
Shehu Shagari was the first democratically elected President of Nigeria from 1979 to 1983.
Africa Water Precipitation
Olusegun Obasanjo was civilian President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007.
Savanna at Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
Muhammadu Buhari is currently serving as President of Nigeria, since 2015.
African countries by GDP (PPP) per capita in 2020
Nigerian National Assembly, Abuja
A map showing religious distribution in Africa
Nigerian Army self-propelled anti-aircraft gun
A simplistic view of language families spoken in Africa
Nigerian Air Force Mil Mi-35P
The rock-hewn Church of Saint George in Lalibela, Ethiopia is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja
Nok figure (5th century BC-5th century AD)
Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan (centre) with United States President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama in August 2014
A musician from South Africa
Map of Nigeria with administrative divisions
Best results of African men's national football teams at the FIFA World Cup
Climate map of Nigeria
An animated map shows the order of independence of African nations, 1950–2011
Palm plantation in Delta State
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Rainforest range of Obudu Mountains
Political map of Africa in 2021
Clouds kissing the mountains of Obudu
Map of the African Economic Community.
CEN-SAD
COMESA
EAC
ECCAS
ECOWAS
IGAD
SADC
UMA
A proportional representation of Nigeria exports, 2019
Farm ploughing in Kwara State
Oil facility at Bonny Island, Rivers State
PTDF – Petroleum Technology Development Fund
Countries by natural gas proven reserves (2014). Nigeria has the largest reserves in Africa.
Innoson vehicles
Steel factory in Ajaokuta
Meridien Akwa Ibom golf course park
Lekki Beach in Lagos
Substation in Abuja
Railway system in Nigeria, 2022
Second Niger bridge at Onitsha, artistic impression
SpaceX launch of CRS-11 with Nigeria EduSat-1 on board in 2017
Population density (persons per square kilometer) in Nigeria
Map of Nigeria's linguistic groups
The Abuja National Mosque
National Church of Nigeria, Abuja
Nigerian states that implement some form of sharia law (in green)
A hospital in Abuja
The University of Lagos
A Nigerian police officer at the Eyo festival in Lagos
End SARS is a decentralised social movement and series of mass protests against police brutality in Nigeria.
Nigerian women in tech
Lisa Folawiyo, Fashion Designer From Nigeria
An Eyo Iga Olowe Salaye masquerade jumping
Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart, Africa's most popular and best selling literary piece ever, has been translated into more than forty languages.
Wizkid is a popular musician in Nigeria, Africa and worldwide.
Nigeria at the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Nigerian football supporters at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia
Imota Rice Mill, close to Lagos
Oil and gas fields in the Niger delta
Oil and gas fields in the Niger delta
The world's biggest distilling column at the Dangote refinery in comparison
The world's biggest distilling column at the Dangote refinery in comparison
Pharmacy in Epe
Ituen Basi, Lagos based Nigerian fashion designer

It covers an area of 923769 km2, and with a population of over 218 million, it is the most populous country in Africa, and the world’s seventh-most populous country.

- Nigeria

Algeria is Africa's largest country by area, and Nigeria is its largest by population.

- Africa

An instance is Nigeria which has three endoglossic official languages.

- Official language

In spatial terms, indigenous (endoglossic) languages are mostly employed in the function of official (state) languages in Eurasia, while mainly non-indigenous (exoglossic) imperial (European) languages fulfill this function in most of the "Rest of the World" (that is, in Africa, the Americas, Australia and Oceania).

- Official language

The official language is English, chosen to facilitate linguistic unity at the national level.

- Nigeria

Following the end of colonialism, nearly all African countries adopted official languages that originated outside the continent, although several countries also granted legal recognition to indigenous languages (such as Swahili, Yoruba, Igbo and Hausa).

- Africa

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