NATIONAL FLAG MADE OF CLOTH MATERIAL
Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi is the author of Nigerian flag design. In the middle of the white strip there is the coat of arms. Mr. Akinkunmi took part in the national competition for the best flag design. The same was as it was done with the national Nigerian anthem Arise, O Compatriots. READ MORE about the anthem composition here https://ask.naij.com/interesting-facts/who-composed-the-nigerian-national-anthem-i23372.html.
The white color on the flag symbolizes Niger River. It also stands for peace and unity among the Nigerian tribes and they are many. The green color is a symbol of the rich Nigerian land and its ability to provide for people abiding on it and supply them with food and fabulous natural resources. Presently, the flag and the anthem are much loved and cherished by Nigerians.