55 years ago Nigeria gained independence and became the most populous black nation on the planet.
Nigeria has been faced with a terrible civil war, political upheavals, harsh military rule, militancy, corruption, destruction, terrorism, and so much more but, they are still together.
We at Wura
celebrate a resilient and strong country whose strength lies in her diversity.
Happy independence Day Nigeria! Check out 5 cool facts about Nigeria.
- Nigerian pop act, 2face is the first African to win an MTV EMA when the category for African acts was introduced
- Nollywood is the 3rd largest movie industry in the world.
- Nigeria is home to the incredibly delicious Jollof rice ( you should try it when you can)
- And the creator of Wura.tv is a Nigerian :)