Most people think the capital of this African nation is Lagos but it's actually Abuja , although Lagos is one of the larger cities in the country.
Like many African nations Nigeria was once colonized by Europeans (namely the United Kingdom) but gained independence in 1960 from that same European power.
On an international stage Nigeria has a pretty poor track record (one of the lowest in the world in fact) in gender equality and women are often not even allowed to go out in public without their husbands being with them - Nigeria is a male dominated society full stop.
Unfortunately domestic violence and rape in Nigeria are all too common so Nigerian girls are usually looking for more stable, more loving and more productive lives with foreign men.
The nearly even split between Christian and Muslims has led to serious violence, approaching the level of civil war in some areas, however it is difficult to know how much religion really comes into play when Nigerian girls are looking to date foreign men.This income gap is one of the reasons why so many Beautiful Nigerian girls go looking outside their own country for a mate.Another reason Nigerian women want to date foreign men is because of their status in their own country.Thanks to its oil reserves Nigeria is one of the most prosperous nations in Africa.Unfortunately that prosperity does not help the vast majority of Nigerians; as with many African nations there is a dizzying divide between the rich and the poor.Nigeria is a country about twice the size of California located on the West Coast of Africa and is named after the river Niger which flows through it.