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image by Jens Pattke, 07 July 2006
At independence Nigeria was divided into three regions Northern,
Eastern, Western and the federal district Lagos.
These regions had own flags and own coats of arms. The flags were
used until 1967.
Source: Enzyklopädie der staatlichen Wappen und Flaggen (Encyclopaedia
of State Coat of Arms and State Flags), Volume 5.
Jens Pattke, 07 July 2006