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2000 2019 Change 2050
123,945,463 200,962,417 62.1 % 391,296,754
Population by state
Rank Cities Population 1 Lagos 21,000,000 2 Kano 3,550,000 3 Ibadan 3,160,000 4 Abuja 3,000,000 5 Benin City 1,147,188 6 Ilorin 908,490 7 Jos 873,943 8 Kaduna 760,084 9 Enugu 722,664
10 Warri 557,398
Top Nigerian Universities
Rank University 1 University of Lagos - Lagos 2 University of Ilorin - Ilorin 3 Ahmadu Bello University - Zaria 4 Obafemia Awolowo University - Ile Ife 5 University of Nigeria - Nsukka 6 University of Ibadan - Ibadan 7 Covenant University - Ota 8 Federal University of Technology, Minna - Minna 9 Landmark University – Omu - Aran
10 Rivers State University of Science and Technology - Port Harcourt
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