Nigeria

About Nigeria

Nigeria is located on the West Coast of the African continent by the Atlantic Ocean. The local currency is the Nigerian Naira. It is the most populous country on the continent and the 7th most populous in the world. The country has abundant natural resources, notably large deposits of petroleum and natural gas and is the largest oil exporter on the continent with oil accounting for 80% of export revenue.  Although Abuja is the capital city, Lagos is the leading commercial city.

Nigerian market overview

Nigeria has experienced an average GDP growth of 3.65% over the last 10 years. Over 500 languages are spoken in the country but only English is an official language spoken by over 50% of the population.