Nigeria Profile: A Chronology of Keys Events

A chronology of key events:

circa 800 BC – Jos plateau settled by Nok – a neolithic and iron age civilization.

circa 11th century onwards – Formation of city states, kingdoms and empires, including Hausa kingdoms and Borno dynasty in north, Oyo and Benin kingdoms in south.

1472 – Portuguese navigators reach Nigerian coast.

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