Established - 1960
Nigeria Population
206 million

Nigeria Largest Cities by Population

Lagos - 9,000,000
Kano - 3,626068
Ibadan - 3,565,108

Nigeria- Land Mass
923 768 km²

Largest Cities By Land Mass
Nsukka - 5 545 km²
Gusau - 3364 km²
Ibadan - 3080 km²

Ẹ̀yọ̀ Festival

The Eyo Festival, otherwise known as the Adamu Orisha Play, is a Yoruba festival unique to Lagos, Nigeria. In modern times, it is presented by the people of Lagos as a tourist event and due to its history, is traditionally performed on Lagos Island.

Argungu Fishing Festival

The Argungu Fishing Festival or Argungu Dance Festival is an annual four-day festival in the state of Kebbi, in the north-western part of Northern Nigeria.The majority of fishermen are the followers of Islam and also predominantly farmers.


The Leboku New Yam festival is peculiar to the core Yakạạ speaking communities: Ugep, Idomi, Ekori, Mkpani and Nko, and the international version is celebrated in Ugep once in a year.

Igue Festival

Igue festival is a celebration with its origin in the Benin Kingdom. It was originally celebrated as a festival to renew Oba Ewuare's magical powers.

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