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The vertical stripes of Nigeria’s flag are of which colour ?

  1. Red - Green - White
  2. Green - White - Red
  3. Green - White - Green
  4. White - Green - White

Answer :

Green – White – Green

The flag of Nigeria was designed in 1959 and first officially hoisted on 1 October 1960.

The flag has three vertical bands of green, white, green.


More questions on Nigeria

Who designed the national flag of Nigeria?

Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi. Taiwo was a student then in 1959 and decided to enter a competition for the best Nigerian flag design and won it. His design of a three-line flag with green lines on the sides and white in the middle won the competition and adopted on 1st Octoer 1960.

How many colours are there in the flag?

Two. Green and White

How many vertical stripes are there in the flag?


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