Nigeria travel information, including maps of Nigeria, food, drink and where to stay in Nigeria plus the best time to travel in Nigeria

Further Reading

Travel in Nigeria – vital statistics

  • Capital of Nigeria: Abuja
  • Population of Nigeria: 140 million
  • Languages in Nigeria: English, Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo, Fulani
  • Time in Nigeria: GMT+1
  • International dialling code in Nigeria: +234
  • Voltage in Nigeria: 240V 50Hz
  • Visa information for Nigeria: Nigeria visa
  • Money in Nigeria: Naira (N) Travellers cheques are not exchangeable in Nigeria. ATMs are becoming more popular, as are other credit card facilities, but you must take care against fraud.
  • Nigeria travel advice: Foreign & Commonwealth Office
  • Nigeria tourist board: Nigeria Tourism