Nigeria is improving slowly as a country, its GDP is growing and as it does so, so do certain parts of the quality of life pf the people. As can be seen from the graph opposite Nigeria’s GDP has grown massively over the past 15 years and Nigeria is now classified as a Newly Emerging Economy and a middle income country by the World Bank.
The info graphic below shows how some of the development indicators are improving in Nigeria. However, don’t forget that the pace of change is slow and that Nigeria remains a deeply divided country in terms of wealth and quality of life. The poorest people in Nigeria can be counted amongst the poorest in Africa, whilst the wealthiest control much of the money and resources within the country.