This book will principally position itself as a key reference
manual for all Nigerians to know where they come from and
what journey has been travelled in a century...
Geared at Providing solid information that will define out future. As
an investment value proposition, this book will promote the national
image and enhance Nigeria's prestige.
Comprises of a comprehensive body of information about the nation
and it's rich history. Also reveal high profile interviews with Nigerians,
comprising of former Presidents, Heads of Governements, etc
The book effectively ensured a publication of a well-researched, articulated
and documented history of Nigeria from 1914 till present to the nation shares
on our freedom story.
January 1st, 2014 would mark 100 years of Nigeia's union as a nation.
Nigeria has a current population in excess of 170 million (2012) and a growth rate of more than 2% p.a. Nigeria ranks as the tenth largest nation in the world, and by far the largest in Africa. As a political state Nigeria has between 250 to 400 ethnic groups of widely varied cultures. Like so many modern African states, Nigeria is the creation of European imperialism. It's very name - after the great River Niger, the country's dominating physical feature. In 1914, Sir Frederick Lugard merged the protectorate of Northern Nigeria, the Colony and Propectorate of Southern Nigeria. The whole country then became known as the Colony and Protectorate of Nigeria.
January 1st, 2014 would mark 100 years of Nigeria's union as a union. The Federal Government has unveiled plans to mark 100 years of Nigeria's existence as a nation. One of them is to produce a book that will commemorate the 100 years of Nigeria's existence.