Punch Nigeria Newspaper
Nigerian Punch was established by
two friends, James Aboderin and Sam Amuka in November
1976. They initially started the publication as a Sunday
Newspaper, but quickly extended it to include daily
publication, a few years later. Nigerian Punch is the second largest newspaper in the country.
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Facts About Nigeria
There are over five hundred languages in Nigeria. Three
of the most common languages are directly related to the
three major ethnic groups in the area. However, the
official language which most of the Nigerian people
speak is English.
The religions in this country are almost as diverse as the languages in Nigeria.
Most of the people in this area follow Christianity or Islam. The Christians are
roughly half Catholic and half Protestants. The Muslims, on the other hand, are
mostly Sunni with a small minority of very vocal Shia. However, all of these
religions are affected by the regional or traditional religions of their
Currently, the country of Nigeria faces a number of
different social, political and economic issues. For
instance, the government has been accused of
perpetuating many human rights violations. In addition,
they are drastically impacted by the oil trade that
happens in Niger delta region. Their health is poorly
impacted by the fact that many trained Nigerian doctors leave Nigeria to work in
other parts of the world. However, Nigeria is still a richly fascinating part of
the world with rich ties to art, culture, and religion.