British Influence And Control Over What Would Become Nigeria And Africa'S Most Populous Country Grew Through The 19Th Century A Series Of Constitutions After World War Ii Granted Nigeria Greater Autonomy; Independence Came In 1960
The history of Nigeria can be traced to prehistoric settlers living in the area as
early as 11,000 BC. Numerous ancient African civilizations settled in the region ...
HISTORY OF NIGERIA including Historic regions, Fulani and Sokoto, British
explorers, SS Alburkah, Trade and anti-slavery, British colonial rule,
A chronology of key events in the history of Nigeria from its earliest civilisations to
the present day.
Originally a collection of African states whose wealth came from trans-Saharan (and trans-Atlantic) trade, it became a British colony in 1861, divided into two British Protectorates in 1898, and then merged in 1914 to form the colony of Nigeria
. A federal system of gov... More »
Early History. Little is known of the earliest history of Nigeria. By c.2000 B.C. most
of the country was sparsely inhabited by persons who had a rudimentary ...
May 29, 2015 ... Country located on the western coast of Africa. Nigeria has a diverse geography,
with climates ranging from arid to humid equatorial. However ...
Information on Nigeria — Boko Haram geography, history, politics, government,
economy, population statistics, culture, religion, languages, largest cities, a map ...
Nigeria Timeline. Travel through our timeline of major events in Nigeria's history.
500 B.C. - 200 A.D.. Nok culture flourishes. The Nok people create clay ...
Nigeria is a Federal Republic composed of 36 States, and a Capital Territory,
with an ... The history of Nigeria was therefore dominated by 'struggle for freedom'