Nigeria is locally known as and the type of government it has is Republic.
The capital of Nigeria is Lagos and has a population of 0.6 million.
The Nigerian flag is consists of three equal vertical bands of green (hoist side), white, and green; the color green represents the forests and abundant natural wealth of the country, white stands for peace and unity and is shown above.
The National symbol of Nigeria is eagle.
The National anthem of Nigeria is ""Arise O Compatriots, Nigeria's Call Obey"" which was composed by Nigerian Police Band, under the directorship of B. E. Odiase.