Flag of Nigeria

The Nigerian flag is a vertical bicolour triband. The used colors in the flag are green, white. The proportion of the Nigerian flag is 1:2. The Flag of Nigeria was adopted in 1960.

Flag of Nigeria

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Flag proportion

Ratio 1:2


  • First flag usage: -
  • Adoption current flag: 1960
  • Last change flag: -

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About Nigeria


190 632 261


356 669 sq mi
923 768 km2

Population density

534 sq mi
206 km2

Country information

Country: Nigeria
Continent: Africa
Official languages: English
Capital: Abuja
Government: Federal presidential republic
Border length: 2 515 miles / 4 047 km
Neighbouring countries
Benin: 480 miles 773 km
Cameroon: 1 050 miles 1 690 km
Chad: 54 miles 87 km
Niger: 930 miles 1 497 km

The Nigerian flag is the flag of the country named Nigeria. Nigeria is located in continental Africa. Nigeria has 4 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of Nigeria is 2 515 mi/ 4 047 km. Nigeria border neighbours and border lengths are: Benin: 773 km, Cameroon: 1 690 km, Chad: 87 km, Niger: 1 497 km.

190 632 261 people are living in Nigeria, a country stretching over 356 669 sq mi/ 923 768 km² (1.41% water). The population density in Nigeria is of 534 per sq mi/ 206 people per km². The official language of Nigeria is English. The capital city of Nigeria is Abuja. Nigeria is a Federal presidential republic.

The currency in Nigeria is the Nigerian naira ₦ (NGN). UTC (standard time) in Nigeria is UTC+01:00 and UTC+01:00 in summer. Nigeria has the unique two-letter country code, NG (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is NGA, and its three-digit country code is 566. The calling code for Nigeria is +234.




Nigerische naira ₦ (NGN)


CET: UTC+01:00
CEST: UTC+01:00


Internet TLD: NG
Three-letter country code: NGA
Three-digit country code: 566
Calling code: +234