Nigeria is an economic leader with strong economic growth, a large population of hardworking, entrepreneurial people and the largest continental GDP. However, poverty is still a concern in the country. Over half of the population lives below the national poverty line. In addition, almost a fifth of the population is unemployed.

Sports: Super Eagle Football Teams has been a source of national pride.

Movies: Nollywood has create a lot of jobs.

Academic Excellence: Nigerians excel in Academics. Most Nigerians in the United States are college graduates. Recently, this young Nigerian New York Teen Harold Ekeh Gets Accepted to All Eight Ivy League Schools.