Nigeria is a country in equatorial West Africa. It is the continent's most populous nation. It has a southern coastline on the Gulf of Guinea, and has Benin to the west, Cameroon to the southeast, Chad to the northeast, and Niger to the north.

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Lagos is the largest city in Nigeria. With an estimated population of 8.8 million inhabitants in the city, or rather 10.7 million in the metropolitan area, Lagos ranks second only to Cairo as the largest city in Africa.

Abuja is the capital of Nigeria. Since most Nigerian government agencies are now headquartered in Abuja and most other countries' embassies have been relocated from Lagos to Abuja, it is a surprisingly expensive city.

Calabar is the capital city of Cross River State in Southeast Nigeria. It is a charming and quite peaceful city.

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In Nigeria

Southwest Nigeria is a region of Nigeria.

Southeast Nigeria is a region of Nigeria that borders Cameroon to the east and the Atlantic ocean to the south.

Central Nigeria is a region of Nigeria.

Northern Nigeria is a region of Nigeria.

Enugu is the capital of Enugu State in southeastern Nigeria. The name Enugu is derived from the Igbo words "Hill top".

Northeastern Nigeria is a region of Nigeria.

Bauchi is in central Nigeria. It's the capital city of Bauchi State. It's fairly easy to get around once you can communicate in Hausa or in English.

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