Ecobank Offers Lagosians Cash for Used Plastic Bottles

Ecobank Offers Lagosians Cash for Used Plastic Bottles

Ecobank Nigeria has announced that residents in Lagos should take used plastic materials, especially soft drink and water bottles amongst others to its head office on More »

Stanbic IBTC launches micro pension campaign with ‘Retire Well’

Stanbic IBTC launches micro pension campaign with ‘Retire Well’

Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Limited, has unveiled a game-changing nationwide micro pension campaign tagged ‘Game Plan – Retire Well.‘ The effort is following the formal launch of the More »

Noah’s Ark Wins Nigerian Breweries’ Maltina, Malta Gold Ad Business

Noah’s Ark Wins Nigerian Breweries’ Maltina, Malta Gold Ad Business

Nigeria’s leading and multiple award-winning creative marketing communications powerhouses, Noah’s Ark Communications Limited, has clinched the Nigerian Breweries’lucrative Maltina and Malta Gold accounts. The Agency was More »

2018 Cowbellpedia Semi-Finalist Emerges Overall Second Best In 2019 Utme

2018 Cowbellpedia Semi-Finalist Emerges Overall Second Best In 2019 Utme

A semi-finalist in the 2018 editions of Cowbellpedia Secondary Schools Mathematics TV Quiz Show, Master Emmanuel Chidiebube Igban has emerged the second-best candidate in this More »

EcobankPay, Terra Kulture Partner To Promote African Cultural Heritage

EcobankPay, Terra Kulture Partner To Promote African Cultural Heritage

EcobankPay, the lifestyle digital payment and collections platform of Ecobank has entered into a strategic partnership with Terra Kulture, Nigeria’s foremost stage play and cultural show More »

FMN Launches Golden Penny Jollof Noodles

FMN Launches Golden Penny Jollof Noodles

In order to sustain its market share and continuously satisfy consumers quest for tasty foods, Flour Mills Nigeria, has introduced golden penny Jollof Noodles. The More »

SAHCO Wins Best Grounding Handling Company Award

SAHCO Wins Best Grounding Handling Company Award

Skyway Aviation Handling Company PLC (SAHCO) has been awarded the best Aviation Ground Handling Company by the Nigeria Transport Awards. Nigeria Transport Award (NTA) is More »

FTM Wins 2019 UN SDG Global Mobiliser Award

FTM Wins 2019 UN SDG Global Mobiliser Award

Follow The Money (FTM), Connected Development’s (CODE) home grown initiative, has emerged winner of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Mobiliser Award! While making the More »

 





NIGERIA – QUICK FACTS
  • Biggest economy in Africa (GDP $413.7 Billion 2017 estimate)
  • More Than 250 Ethnic Groups. Hausa, Yoruba & Ibo being the major tribes
  • Most Populous Country in Africa, 180 Million (2017 estimates)
  • Africa’s biggest oil producer, 2.25MBD in Jan 2018
  • Home to 160 Universities, with Ogun State with the highest number of 11
  • Home to richest black man and woman, Aliko Dangote and Folorunso Alakija
  • Home of Nollywood, 2nd biggest movie industry in the world, second to Bollywood.
  • One of the Oldest Locations of Human Existence. The Nok civilization took place around 500 BC
  • 3rd Mainland Bridge Lagos is 2nd longest bridge in Africa after 6th October Bridge Cairo
  • Most educated immigrant group in the US
  • Lagos is the largest city in Africa by population (21 Million), followed by Cairo Egypt
  • First African country to win U-17 World up and Olympic gold in Soccer
  • Christianity and Islam are the 2 Major Religions.
  • Derived name from Niger River, West Africa’s longest river.