Nigeria History

Major historical events in Nigeria before colonial era

Major historical events in Nigeria before colonial era

Major historical events in Nigeria before colonial era
Current affairs in Nigeria or why Biafra wants separation

Current affairs in Nigeria or why Biafra wants separation

Only the latest News about Nigeria! Current Affairs in Nigeria! Shocking! ⚔ Biafra issue ⚔ rises again! Will Nigeria have a new Biafra War? Read more here!

Current affairs in Nigeria or why Biafra wants separation
Meet the biggest Nigerian fraudster in history who “sold a fake airport” to a Brazilian for $242m (photos)

Meet the biggest Nigerian fraudster in history who “sold a fake airport” to a Brazilian for $242m (photos)

Naij.com brings to you the story of Emmanuel Nwude who committed the largest fraud in the country by selling a non-existent airport to a Brazilian for $242m.

Meet the biggest Nigerian fraudster in history who “sold a fake airport” to a Brazilian for $242m (photos)
Retro: Meet the man who invented Alabukun powder 100 years ago; why it is rarely advertised

Retro: Meet the man who invented Alabukun powder 100 years ago; why it is rarely advertised

In this retro series, NAIJ.com takes a journey down memory lane to look at the popular Alabukun powder that has survived more than 100 years in existence.

Retro: Meet the man who invented Alabukun powder 100 years ago; why it is rarely advertised
Top facts from Ibadanland history you should know

Top facts from Ibadanland history you should know

You must read it! Learn a lot of importanr information about the ancient city Ibadan. Are you interested in it? ➔Then read the history of Ibadanland here!

Top facts from Ibadanland history you should know
SEE the first 30 Nigerians in the Nigerian military in June 1959 (full list, photo)

SEE the first 30 Nigerians in the Nigerian military in June 1959 (full list, photo)

The Nigerian Army via its official Facebook page shared a trip down memory lane for Nigerians. They shared an old picture of the first 30 Nigerian officers.

SEE the first 30 Nigerians in the Nigerian military in June 1959 (full list, photo)
Brief History of Broadcasting in Nigeria - Top facts to know

Brief History of Broadcasting in Nigeria - Top facts to know

It`s a shame not to know even a piece of ★ a brief history of broadcasting in Nigeria ★! Fortunately for you, all the information is right here! Do not miss it!

Brief History of Broadcasting in Nigeria - Top facts to know
Who established the ☆first television station☆ in Nigeria?

Who established the ☆first television station☆ in Nigeria?

Do you know who established the ☙ first television station in Nigeria? If not, we have the answer you are looking for! Read about the first Nigerian TV ☙station

Who established the ☆first television station☆ in Nigeria?
Do you know ☛ who named Nigeria and in what year?

Do you know ☛ who named Nigeria and in what year?

Do not miss a part of our History! Know all the truth about ☀ the person who named Nigeria ☀! Without this woman, it would be no Nigeria at all! Read more here!

Do you know ☛ who named Nigeria and in what year?
Map of ⚐BIAFRA⚐ land and its provinces

Map of ⚐BIAFRA⚐ land and its provinces

50 years since the creation of the Republic of Biafra. How did it look before? How does it look now? Read ☞☛this☚☜ article and FIND OUT more about Biafra land

Map of ⚐BIAFRA⚐ land and its provinces
Bight of Biafra: Top facts we should know

Bight of Biafra: Top facts we should know

★ BIGHT OF BIAFRA HISTORY ★ How long and prosperous is it? Study the facts and see the uniqueness and importance of this place. Read about its history HERE.

Bight of Biafra: Top facts we should know
Retro: You'll be DUMBFOUNDED after seeing how camels were used in Nigerian airport (photos)

Retro: You'll be DUMBFOUNDED after seeing how camels were used in Nigerian airport (photos)

A lot of things have changed in Nigeria. Until the 1980s, arrivals and departures of aircraft at Kano airport were heralded by a trumpeter who sat on a camel.

Retro: You'll be DUMBFOUNDED after seeing how camels were used in Nigerian airport (photos)
1914 Amalgamation: Top 5 facts you should know

1914 Amalgamation: Top 5 facts you should know

More than 100 years ago Nigerian nation was born! Our article about ☛ AMALGAMATION OF NIGERIA IN 1914 BY LORD LUGARD ☛ will show you the most exclusive facts!

1914 Amalgamation: Top 5 facts you should know
Interesting! History of textile industry in Nigeria

Interesting! History of textile industry in Nigeria

★TEXTILE INDUSTRY IN NIGERIA ★- what do you know about the main periods of Nigerian textile manufacturing? Read and see main textile companies in Nigeria.

Interesting! History of textile industry in Nigeria
Retro: Ojukwu was a coward who fled leaving his people behind – What Gowon said after Biafra war (video)

Retro: Ojukwu was a coward who fled leaving his people behind – What Gowon said after Biafra war (video)

NAIJ.com looks at the end of the civil war fought between Nigerian forces and the Biafra secessionist and how General Yakubu Gowon perceived the aftermath.

Retro: Ojukwu was a coward who fled leaving his people behind – What Gowon said after Biafra war (video)
CHECK OUT the original meaning behind the names Ojota, Magodo and 9 other popular areas in Lagos

CHECK OUT the original meaning behind the names Ojota, Magodo and 9 other popular areas in Lagos

You must have thought most of the areas in Lagos got their names by mere coincidences, but they did not. Some of these places have a rich history behind them.

CHECK OUT the original meaning behind the names Ojota, Magodo and 9 other popular areas in Lagos
SEE 5 different drivers' licenses that have been used in Nigeria (PHOTOS)

SEE 5 different drivers' licenses that have been used in Nigeria (PHOTOS)

Drivers’ license in Nigeria has gone through different looks and features, from the booklet type to the laminated one and now there’s the plastic card type.

SEE 5 different drivers' licenses that have been used in Nigeria (PHOTOS)
How old is Nigeria? - Brief history of the country

How old is Nigeria? - Brief history of the country

☛ How old is Nigeria? What do you know about the history of one of the largest countries in Africa? How did Nigeria gain its independence? Read to find out!

How old is Nigeria? - Brief history of the country
Retro: How Biafra supporters were duped millions of naira in 2015 by their leader(photos/video)

Retro: How Biafra supporters were duped millions of naira in 2015 by their leader(photos/video)

The interest in the establishment of an independent Biafra state has made some agitators lose millions of naira and fall victim to what they described as fraud.

Retro: How Biafra supporters were duped millions of naira in 2015 by their leader(photos/video)
Throwback: See Palm oil about to be shipped from Nigeria in 1922 (This photo will make you sad)

Throwback: See Palm oil about to be shipped from Nigeria in 1922 (This photo will make you sad)

This throwback picture from Monday, March 20, 1922 will have many Nigerians thinking about the past of the country and how things went bad for the economy.

Throwback: See Palm oil about to be shipped from Nigeria in 1922 (This photo will make you sad)
SEE the weapon that was used in 1966 military coup and emptied into Ironsi (photo)

SEE the weapon that was used in 1966 military coup and emptied into Ironsi (photo)

The STEN (or Sten gun) was one of the weapons used by military officers in the January 15, 1966 coup and subsequent coups that took place in the country.

SEE the weapon that was used in 1966 military coup and emptied into Ironsi (photo)
CIA released declassified files of its projection on Nigeria in 1960 (LIST)

CIA released declassified files of its projection on Nigeria in 1960 (LIST)

In 1960, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) projected what might likely happen 2 years after Nigeria's Independence. While some happened. Some did not.

CIA released declassified files of its projection on Nigeria in 1960 (LIST)
Retro series: See how Biafra civil war could have been prevented exactly 50 years ago (photos/video)

Retro series: See how Biafra civil war could have been prevented exactly 50 years ago (photos/video)

51 years ago, the future of Nigeria and how it affects the relationship between the three major tribes rested on a meeting in Ghana. It was the Aburi Accord.

Retro series: See how Biafra civil war could have been prevented exactly 50 years ago (photos/video)
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