Nigeria, officially known as the Federal Republic of Nigeria, is a country located in Africa. The country was founded on October 1, 1960, and its capital city is Abuja. Its official currency is the Nigerian naira. The country's full address is Radio House, Herbert Macaulay Way (South) Area 10, P.M.B. 247, Garki – Abuja. Nigeria is also identified with the geoname ID 2328926.