How many languages are their in Nigeria?

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  • 2 months ago

    There are over 528 native languages spoken in Nigeria.The official language of Nigeria is English, the former language of colonial British Nigeria. As reported in 2003, Nigerian English and Nigerian Pidgin were spoken as a second language by 60 million people in Nigeria.Communication in the English language is much more popular in the country's urban communities than it is in the rural areas, due to globalization. But the most dominant native languages are the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba.

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