Over the years the term Nollywood has also been used to refer to other affiliate film industries, such as the Ghanaian English- language ound the year through, Nigerian filmmaker Frank Rajah Arase signed a contract with a Ghanaian production company, Venus Films, which involved helping to introduce Ghanaian actors into mainstream Nollywood. The Federal Republic of Nigeria, commonly referred to as Nigeria ( / n aɪ ˈ dʒ ɪər i ə / ( ) ), is a federal republic in West Africa, bordering Niger in the north, Chad in the northeast, Cameroon in the southeast, and Benin in the west. Its coast in the south is located on the Gulf of Guinea in the Atlantic Ocean. The federation comprises 36 states and 1 Federal Capital Territory, where the. Share your videos with friends, family, and the world.