Arise, O compatriots Nigeria's call obey
To serve our fatherland with love and strength and faith.
The labor of our heroes past shall never be in vain
To serve with heart and might one nation bound in freedom Peace and unity.
O God of creation, direct our noble cause
Guide our leaders right
Help our youth the truth to know
In love and honesty to grow And living just and true Great lofty heights attain
To build a nation where peace And justice reign.
Happy Birthday our dearest Nigeria. Wherever we may be you would always be home to us.
God bless Nigeria!