MTV Shuga Naija calls for an open audition as Tope Oshin joins team

MTV Shuga Naija calls for an open audition as Tope Oshin joins team

MTV Shuga Naija has called for an audition as Tope Oshin joins the production team as a producer. Oshin joined the team after proving her worth with More »

Dettol unveils clean naija initiative with Funke Akindele as brand ambassador

Dettol unveils clean naija initiative with Funke Akindele as brand ambassador

Dettol, the world’s leading antibacterial brand on Tuesday, April 16th, 2019 held a colorful ceremony at Radisson Blu, Ikeja, Lagos to launch the Clean Naija More »

Closeup Fetes Couples in #GiveLoveAChance Campaign

Closeup Fetes Couples in #GiveLoveAChance Campaign

Closeup, the leading toothpaste brand in Nigeria, from the stable of Unilever Nigeria Plc., recently treated 10 couples to an all-expense paid dinner date as part of More »

Zenith Bank Plc Q1, 2019: Zenith sustains market dominance with improved profitability

Zenith Bank Plc Q1, 2019: Zenith sustains market dominance with improved profitability

Zenith Bank Plc Group Unaudited Results for the period ended 31 March, 2019. ZENITH BANK PLC RELEASES UNAUDITED Q1 2019 RESULTS LAGOS, NIGERIA – 17 More »

itel Mobile Creates Public Awareness on Road Safety

itel Mobile Creates Public Awareness on Road Safety

Mobile phone brand, itel Mobile has launched a campaign to sensitise the public and commercial tricycles popularly known as Keke Napep on the dangers of texting or receiving phone calls while More »

Korapay looks to reduce cost, increase speed of money transfer from US to Nigeria

Korapay looks to reduce cost, increase speed of money transfer from US to Nigeria

A Canadian based cross-border remittance company, Korapay Technologies has launched the US to Nigeria transfer corridor, with the aim of reducing the cost of online money More »

GTBank Builds Nigeria’s First Digital Play Centre for Children

GTBank Builds Nigeria’s First Digital Play Centre for Children

Banks only build branches, or so the story goes. Except for Guaranty Trust Bank Plc; the foremost African financial institution, which has been at the More »

New Chivita Ice Tea Pack Draws Appreciation From Consumers

New Chivita Ice Tea Pack Draws Appreciation From Consumers

Chivita Ice Tea’s recently unveiled visually disruptive packaging design is helping the brand stand out in a competitive marketplace. A cross-section of consumers who offered 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.