|Feb. 8, 2007 - ABUJA, Nigeria - Nigeria, Benin and Togo formed a new regional body aimed at fast-tracking the integration of the economies of the three west African neighbours.
The body, known as the Co-Prosperity Alliance Zone (COPAZ), was formally inaugurated following a mini-summit of Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo, Beninois President Boni Yayi and Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe.
Nigerian Students Association at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
An organization that would promote the very rich Nigerian culture through
various social activities at Rensselaer. To provide an orientation point to
first year Nigerian students at Rensselaer. To promote the ongoing
Renaissance at Rensselaer to Nigerian Rensselaer Alumni and Nigerian
community at large. Demonstrate diversification in the Rensselaer
Programs & activities: shows with other organizations, international show, showcase with other groups, international food showcase, movie nights, invite guest speakers, new student’s orientation.
NSA @ RPI Constitution: <--- Click to read the Starter Constitution
NIGERIA: All about Nigeria
"Nigeria is Africa’s most populous nation. A country of exciting cultural diversity with over 250 ethnic groups and a coastline stretching over 800 miles, Nigeria presents a mixture of traditions, a land of remarkable opportunities and warm, friendly people. It is a nation where Christians, Muslims and traditional animists have co-existed for years, many times with adherents of these three religions being members of the same family."
NIGERIA: Official web portal of the Federal Republic of Nigeria
NIGERIA: Nigeria Profile
Nigeria National Anthem and Pledge
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