Abuja is one of the most populated cities in Nigeria, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Africa, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 09.05N latitude / 07.32E longitude. For routing in Abuja, please check the free driving directions Abuja service below.
When you visit Nigeria, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is English, and the officially used currency is Nigerian naira (NGN), since 1973.
Abuja, the capital city, has numerous population; 590 400 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Abuja counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Nigeria, bears 195 875 237 sum citizens spreading on its 356 668,67 sq mi / 923 768 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Nigeria is Federal presidential republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Unity and Faith, Peace and Progress, while salute for the national anthem called: Arise, O Compatriots.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Nigeria Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Nigeria
Nigeria, one-third larger than Texas and the most populous country in Africa, is situated on the Gulf of Guinea in West Africa. Its neighbors are Benin, Niger, Cameroon, and Chad.
The lower course of the Niger River flows south through the western part of the country into the Gulf of Guinea. Swamps and mangrove forests border the southern coast inland are hardwood forests.