This man has done so many things that scream that he loves me--he has told me this once, but we are both scared.
He does not like to talk about his feelings---but every now and again, he will share things that are reassuring.
Other smaller groups include the Fulani, Ijaw, Kanuri, Ibibio, Tiv, and Edo.
Prior to their conquest by Europeans, these ethnic groups had separate and independent histories.
It is bordered on the west by Benin, on the north by Niger and Chad, and on the east by Cameroon.
Nigeria covers an area of 356,669 square miles (923,768 square kilometers), or about twice the size of California.
Nigeria has three main environmental regions: savanna, tropical forests, and coastal wetlands.
These environmental regions greatly affect the cultures of the people who live there. Though there is archaeological evidence that societies have been living in Nigeria for more than twenty-five hundred years, the borders of modern Nigeria were not created until the British consolidated their colonial power over the area in 1914.The name Nigeria was suggested by British journalist Flora Shaw in the 1890s.The dry, open grasslands of the savanna make cereal farming and herding a way of life for the Hausa and the Fulani.The wet tropical forests to the south are good for farming fruits and vegetables—main income producers for the Yoruba, Igbo, and others in this area.I am not saying this is enough to wreck a relationship, but just wanted you to know that he is Americanized in some ways and in others not.