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The highest ranked university in Nigeria is Obefemi Awolowo University. OAU is located in Ife-Ife and is owned and operated by the Nigerian government. More »

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U.S. News and World Report ranks the best universities in the U.S. each year, offering both general and specialized rankings. The paper offers rankings in such categories as best national universities, best liberal arts ... More »

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According to the U.S. News and World Report's college and university rankings for the 2014-2015 school year, Princeton University, Harvard University and Yale University are the top three schools. Columbia University, St... More »

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The country of Nigeria is located in West Africa. The southern part of the country borders the Gulf of Guinea, which opens up to the Atlantic Ocean. Nigeria also borders the African nations of Benin, Niger, Chad and Came... More »

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Living in Nigeria has its share of advantages, such as large expat populations and diverse entertainment, as well as disadvantages, including infrastructure challenges, high poverty rates and lack of clean water. All the... More »

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The terrain of Nigeria features inland hardwood forests, swamps, mangrove forests, river valleys, plateaus and a large savannah. The savannah is divided into three zones: Sahel savannah, Guinean forest-savannah and Sudan... More »

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The average temperature in Nigeria is usually at or around 23 degrees Celsius. The temperature tends to vary slightly based on the location within the country and the season. More »

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