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Hotels and Hostels in Nigeria

Jos - Lagos
Maps Nigeria Gusau makurdi Enugu Aba Bida Iwo Uyo Opobo Oron Jega Sokoto Nguru Pindiga Kishi Shaki Ifon Lagos maps Nigeria.Following nearly 16 years of military rule, a new constitution was adopted in 1999, and a peaceful transition to civilian government was completed. The president faces the daunting task of rebuilding a petroleum-based economy, whose revenues have been squandered through corruption and mismanagement, and institutionalizing democracy. In addition, the OBASANJO administration must defuse longstanding ethnic and religious tensions, if it is to build a sound foundation for economic growth and political stability.Location: Western Africa, bordering the Gulf of Guinea, between Benin and Cameroon Climate: Varies; equatorial in south, tropical in center, arid in north Borders: Benin 773 km, Cameroon 1,690 km, Chad 87 km, Niger 1,497 km More... Nigeria has borders with Niger to the north, Chad (across Lake Chad) to the northeast, Cameroon to the east and Benin to the west. To the south, the Gulf of Guinea is indented by the Bight of Benin and the Bight of Biafra. The country#8217;s topography and vegetation vary considerably. The coastal region is a low-lying area of lagoons, sandy beaches and mangrove swamps, which merges into an area of rainforest where palm trees grow to over 30m (100ft). From here, the landscape changes to savannah and open woodland, rising to the Central Jos Plateau at 1800m (6000ft). The northern part of the country is desert and semi-desert, marking the southern extent of the Sahara. The official language is English. A variation of English (Pidgin English) is also spoken. The three main Nigerian languages are Yoruba, Ibo (also spelt Igbo) and Hausa; another 400 languages are also spoken in the country.
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