Nigeria is a country in Africa. It is located in West Africa. There are over thirty states in Nigeria. Nigeria has a president and has a republican government. Their law consists of common law, customary law and Sharia law. Nigeria has a mixed economy and it is emerging which means it is growing. It is ranked 21st in the world.
The United States trades most with Nigeria than any other country in Africa that is below the Sahara Desert. Nigeria has access to a lot of oil. It drills oil in its country which helps its economy. Likewise, Nigerians work in the agricultural sector. They make up less than one third of the employees in Nigeria. Some of the crops include beans and sesame.