Are you a Nigeria Citizen, and you’re curious to know the number of States, LGA, Cities, Towns, Geopolitical Zones, Wards, and Villages in your country? Or you’re a foreigner that’s interested in visiting Nigeria or just want to get familiar with the names of States, Cities, and Villages in Nigeria? Whatever the case may be…
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A Brief Overview of Nigeria
Nigeria is generally regarded as “The Giant of Africa”, the most “Populous Country” in Africa, and the “Entertainment Hub” of Africa. The Federal Republic of Nigeria is geographically situated in west Africa and has a population of over 210 million people. Nigeria borders Niger in the north, Chad in the northeast, Cameroon in the east, and the Benin Republic in the west. Nigeria is blessed with Natural Resources, Human Resources, and Beautiful Climate but cursed with Political Leaders, Religion Leaders, and Traditional Leaders.
The primary aim of this article is to show you the Complete List of Nigeria States, Cities and Villages. So, let me not bore you with the “story that touch” Nigeria Leader’s epistle.
The Federal Republic of Nigeria comprises:
- Six (6) Geopolitical Zones
- 36 States and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT Abuja)
- 774 local government
- 109 Senatorial Districts
- Over 250 ethnic groups
- 3 Major Ethnic Group
- 0ver 500 languages spoken
- Over 170 universities in Nigeria.
Additionally, Nigeria has 7 cities with more than a million people, 80 cities with populations between 100,000 and 1 million people, 248 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people, and other smaller towns and villages.
The table below contain all Nigerian states and their capitals, as well as a link to each state’s complete list of local government areas, cities, towns, and villages.