According to a new report, Nigerians have been categorized as Africa’s sixth happiest people, despite the present economic recession.
The report which was released today, March 20 also called on nations to build social trust and equality to improve the wellbeing of their citizens.
Algeria leads the rest of Africa in happiness, followed by Mauritius.
War-torn Libya is surprisingly ranked third, ahead of Morocco, Somalia is fifth happiest country before Nigeria and South Africa, ranked 7th. Tunisia is eighth and Egypt ninth, while Sierra Leone is tenth.
At the bottom ten are Benin, Madagascar, South Sudan, Liberia, Guinea, Togo, Rwanda, Tanzania, Burundi and the worst of them, Central African Republic.