The Federal Republic of Nigeria is the largest country in Africa, by the number of inhabitants. English is the official language of the country, making it is easy to communicate with locals. The capital of Nigeria is Abuja, this city offers a lot of modern Nigerian architecture. Lagos is the largest city and the economic centre of the country.
By religion, the country is divided. About half of the population is Christian and half of the population is Muslim. The country has seven international airports, the largest airports are located in Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt. The nation’s flag carrier Air Nigeria ceased operations in 2012. In 2018, the country suspended plans to relaunch its national airline Nigeria Air.
Practical information about Nigeria:
Time zone: West Africa Time +1
National Day: 1 October