Nigeria ranks 1,892nd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Bizerte, Baarn, and Palace of Queluz. Memorable people born in Nigeria include Momodu Mutairu, Isaac Okoronkwo, and Derick Ogbu. Nigeria has been the birth place of many soccer players and athletes. Nigeria is located in Nigeria.
Nigeria, officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria, is a country in West Africa. It is the most populous country in Africa; geographically situated between the Sahel to the north, and the Gulf of Guinea to the south in the Atlantic Ocean; covering an area of 923,769 kilometres (574,003 mi), with a population of over 211 million. Nigeria borders Niger in the north, Chad in the northeast, Cameroon in the east, and Benin in the west. Nigeria is a federal republic comprising 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where the capital, Abuja, is located. The largest city in Nigeria is Lagos, one of the largest metropolitan areas in the world and second largest in Africa. Read more on Wikipedia