Home to the largest population of any country in Africa, Nigeria has turned into something of an economic and cultural driving force for the entire continent.
Like most African countries, Nigeria has a colonial past, but is fast moving forward on the world stage and developing rapidly in economic terms, whilst also staying true to its strong and colourful identity. Powered by large oil reserves, Nigeria is trying to show Africa what is possible for its people when they work together. The country is fortunate to have a government that is now trying to use its oil wealth to boost the standards of living of its people, and also the quality of education and the numbers of its youth attending school. Read More
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