CNN’s Larry Madowo speaks with African Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka. He has released his first book in almost half a century,..
Country in West Africa
Nigeria, officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria, is a country in West Africa. It is the most populous country in Africa; geographically situated between the Sahel to the north, and the Gulf of Guinea to the south in the Atlantic Ocean; covering an area of 923,769 kilometres (574,003 mi), with a population of over 211 million. Nigeria borders Niger in the north, Chad in the northeast, Cameroon in the east, and Benin in the west. Nigeria is a federal republic comprising 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where the capital, Abuja, is located. The largest city in Nigeria is Lagos, one of the largest metropolitan areas in the world and second largest in Africa.
Nigeria media coverage
As demand for food climbs around the world, some Nigerian tech startups are helping smallholder farmers boost output and streamline..
Dotun Popoola repurposes rubbish into eye-catching art.