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Nigeria

Currency code: 
Currency name: 
Nigerian naira
Country name: 
Nigeria
Capital: 
Abuja
Country code: 
Continent: 
Independence: 
October 1, 1960
Independent from: 
from the UK
Total area: 
923,768
Land area: 
910,768
Water area: 
13,000
Population: 
174,507,539
Population note: 
174,507,539 (July 2013 est.)
Official language: 
English
All languages: 
English (official), Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo (Ibo), Fulani, over 500 additional indigenous languages
Time zone: 
WAT (UTC+1) - Summer (DST) not observed (UTC+1)
Drive on: 
Right
Calling code: 
+234
Domain: 
.ng