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Key facts

Population: 186 million (2016)
Official language: English
Currency: Nigerian Naira (NGN)
Important ministries: Federal Ministry of Education, Federal Ministry of Information and Culture
Official statistics office: National Bureau of Statistics
Trade associations:
Nigerian Publishers Association and Nigeria Booksellers’ Association or the Christian Booksellers’ Association Nigeria 
Annual book fair: Nigeria International Book Fair is organised by the National Book Trust (an umbrella organsation for major stakeholders of the Nigerian Book industry, and  held in Lagos in May
VAT on books: 0% (Print) and 5% (ebooks)


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PA mini market profile Nigeria 2015
Nigeria Publishing Market Profile 2006