Basic Information of Nigeria Country/Region

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Country/Region Basic Information

Country Name Nigeria
English Name Nigeria (Federal Republic of Nigeria)
Other Spellings
Federal Republic of Nigeria
Own Country Name Nigeria (Federal Republic of Nigeria)
National Flag Nation Flag
National Emblem coat of arms
Capital Abuja
Starts Every Week on Monday
Capital Coordinates 9.08,7.53
Land Area 923,768
Population 206,139,587
2-Letter Country Code NG
3-Letter Country Code NGA
Country Numeric Code 566
Time Zone UTC+01:00
Latitude and Longitude 10,8
Official Language [eng]English
International Dialing Code +234
Primary Currency [NGN]Nigerian naira (₦)
Independence Yes
Landlocked No
UN Member Yes
Top-Level Domain (TLD) .ng
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Region Africa
Subregion Western Africa
Continent Africa
Neighboring Countries Benin Cameroon Chad Niger