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36 States of Federal Republic of Nigeria

Nigeria is a Federal Republic made up of 36 States, with its capital as Abuja.

Abuja is the only part of Nigeria that is not within a State, it is known as a Federal Territory.

The official language in Nigeria is English and the currency is Naira. The two main Religions are Christianity and Islam.

Interesting Facts

Largest Nigerian State – Niger State in the Western Part of Nigeria by land mass

Smallest Nigerian State – Lagos State in the South West part of Nigeria by mass but Lagos is the Largest State in terms of population


Three Main Tribes in Nigeria are Igbo (Ibo) in the East of Nigeria, the Hauser in the North and the Yoruba in the West.


The Nigeria flag represents Peace and Unity and consists of two green vertical stripes and one central white stripe.
Nigeria is the most populist Country in Africa with a Population of about 155 Million
Nigeria is one of the top 10 oil producing countries in the world and a member of Opec.
Independence since 1 October 1960 from Britain
Nigeria has 54 Airports as of 2010

Below are the 36 states of Nigeria and their capitals

Federal Capital Territory Abuja

  1. Anambra State - Capital Awka
  2. Enugu State - Captital Enugu
  3. Akwa Ibom State - Capital Uyo
  4. Adamawa State - Capital Yola
  5. Abia State - Capital Umuahia
  6. Bauchi State – Capital Bauchi
  7. Bayelsa State – Capital Yenagoa
  8. Benue State – Capital Makurdi
  9. Borno State – Capital Maiduguri
  10. Cross River State – Capital Calabar
  11. Delta State – Capital Asaba
  12. Ebonyi State – Capital Abakaliki
  13. Edo State – Capital Benin City
  14. Ekiti State – Capital Ado Ekiti
  15. Gombe State – Capital Gombe
  16. Imo State – Capital Owerri
  17. Jigawa State – Capital Dutse
  18. Kaduna State – Capital Kaduna
  19. Kano State – Capital Kano
  20. Katsina State – Capital Katsina
  21. Kebbi State – Capital Birnin Kebbi
  22. Kogi State – Capital Lokoja
  23. Kwara State – Capital Ilorin
  24. Lagos State – Capital Ikeja
  25. Nasarawa State – Capital Lafia
  26. Niger State – Capital Minna
  27. Ogun State – Capital Abeokuta
  28. Ondo State – Capital Akure
  29. Osun State – Capital Osogbo
  30. Oyo State – Capital Ibadan
  31. Plateau State – Capital Jos
  32. Rivers State – Capital Port Harcourt
  33. Sokoto State – Capital Sokoto
  34. Taraba State – Capital Jalingo
  35. Yobe State – Capital Damaturu
  36. Zamfara State – Capital Gusau

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