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Federation of Nigeria

Federation
Commonwealth realm
Flag of British Nigeria 1960–1963 Flag of Nigeria
Flag of Nigeria Coat of Arms of Nigeria
Motto
Unity and Faith, Peace and Progress
Anthem
Arise, O Compatriots
God Save The Queen
Map of Nigeria
CapitalAbuja
Government Constitutional monarchy
Queen of Nigeria
- 1960-1963Elizabeth II
Governor-General
- 1960Sir James Wilson Robertson
- 1960-1963Nnamdi Azikiwe
Prime Minister
- 1960-1963Abubakar Tafawa Balewa
Legislature Parliament
History
October 6, 1960Independence
October 1, 1963Republic
CurrencyNigerian Pound
Flag of British Nigeria Nigeria Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
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The Federation of Nigeria (1960-1963) was a constitutional monarchy in Western Africa. It was also one of the Commonwealth realms.


Queen of Nigeria

  • Elizabeth II () (October 6, 1960 - October 1, 1963)

Governor-General

  • Sir James Wilson Robertson () (October 6, 1960 - November 16, 1960)
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe () (November 16, 1960 - October 1, 1963)

Prime Minister

  • Abubakar Tafawa Balewa () (October 6, 1960 - October 1, 1963)

Nation

Nigerian Polities

Neighbouring Nations

References


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