Presentation on theme: "NIGERIA "Unity and Faith, Peace and Progress". With around 174 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most."— Presentation transcript:
The country is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups, of which the three largest are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba.HausaIgboYoruba
Language Over 500 languages have been recorded as being spoken in Nigeria. The official language of Nigeria, English, was chosen to facilitate the cultural and linguistic unity of the country. The choice of English as the official language was partially related to the fact that a part of the Nigerian population spoke English as a result of British colonisation that ended in 1960.British colonisation
COUSINE Nigerian cuisine, like West African cuisine in general, is known for its richness and variety. Many different spices, herbs and flavourings are used in conjunction with palm oil or groundnut oil to create deeply flavoured sauces and soups often made very hot with chili peppers. Nigerian feasts are colourful and lavish, while aromatic market and roadside snacks cooked on barbecues or fried in oil are plentiful and varied.palm oil groundnutchili peppers
Education The education system consists of six years of primary school, three years of junior secondary school, three years of senior secondary school, and four years of university education leading to a bachelor's degree.
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