The Nigerian Car Registration API allows developers to look up information on any vehicle registered in Nigeria based on its number plate. Available information includes the vehicle's make, model, age, VIN number, and color. This API is a .NET ASMX webservice that can be accessed by any programming language that supports SOAP.
A whopping 34 more APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Financial, Weather, and Tools. A bulk of the new additions are from NeutrinoAPI, which provides tools that solve application development problems. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.