• Basic Information
    Head of State/Government Bola Ahmed Tinubu
    Governance Federal Presidential Republic
    Capital Abuja
    Land area 923,768 km2 or 356,667 sq mi
    Population 174,507,539 (2013 estimate)
    Independence 1 October 1960
    Official language English
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    Currency Naira
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    Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
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  • Ministry Responsible for ECOWAS Affairs
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    Name of Minister H.E. Zubair DADA
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  • Ministry Responsible for ECOWAS Foreign Affairs
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    Name of Minister H.E. Geoffrey ONYEAMA
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  • ECOWAS National Office
    Name of Head of Office Dr. Yakubu A. DADU
    Address Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Sir Tafawa Balewa House, Room 328, Western Wing, Opposite Eagle Square, Central Business District
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  • Resident reprenstatives of ECOWAS in Nigeria
Bola Ahmed Tinubu
Head of State - Nigeria


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