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Abuja Destination Guide

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Discover Abuja in Nigeria. Abuja in the region of Abuja Federal Capital Territory with it's 590,400 inhabitants is located in Nigeria and is the capital of this country.

Considering your mobility, these larger cities could be interesting to check as well: Waru, Ushapa, Minna, Mashapa, Makurdi or Abuja Nigeria. Since you are in the region already, consider visiting Wuse, Wupa, Sabo Kukwaba, Mpape, Mobushipe and Kurunduma. Map of the area of Abuja in Nigeria

Local Time

Time in Abuja is now 02:18 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Lagos" with an UTC offset of 1 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 25°C / 76 °F
Evening 25°C / 78 °F
Night 21°C / 70 °F
Rain 20 l/sq m
Air Humidity 94%
Air Pressure 985.2 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 68% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain
26°C / 79 °F Heavy intensity rain

Saturday, 23rd of September 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 21°C (71 °F)
Sunday, 24th of September 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)
Monday, 25th of September 2017
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.
Broken clouds Day: 26°C (80 °F)
Night: 21°C (69 °F)

Video Collection

Lufthansa A330-300 Landing At Abuja From...

Lufthansa LH562 Landing At Abuja

07:12 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: September 03, 2013 by Sagir Ramalan

President Kagame speaks on agriculture a...

03:14 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: May 07, 2014 by Paul Kagame


Sunrise Hills Abuja

The new Sunrise Hills Estate in Abuja, Nigeria. Adapted with modern housing concepts for safety, security and natural constraints common to the existing environment. Facilities include round-the-c

27:11 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: August 05, 2014 by Lamudi Nigeria

For Parties Rent the Mobile Video Game T...

Http://www.mobilevideoabuja.com Mobile Video Entertainment brings the Ultimate Mobile Video Gaming experience right to your front door! It's the best Birthday Party Idea in Abuja, Nigeria!

12:59 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: February 13, 2015 by Mobile Video Game Carnival Trailer Abuja


More Wii Dancing Fun at Mobile Video Par...

Http://www.mobilevideoabuja.com Mobile Video Entertainment brings the Ultimate Mobile Video Gaming experience right to your front door! It's the best Birthday Party Idea in Abuja, Nigeria!

10:51 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: April 07, 2015 by Mobile Video Game Carnival Trailer Abuja

Michael Jackson rules at Mobile Video Ga...

Http://www.mobilevideoabuja.com Mobile Video Entertainment brings the Ultimate Mobile Video Gaming experience right to your front door! It's the best Birthday Party Idea in Abuja, Nigeria!

54:58 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: April 07, 2015 by Mobile Video Game Carnival Trailer Abuja


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Interesting Events in the future

A short collection of upcomming events in Abuja during the next days, weeks and months.

23
Sep
2017

Direct Investing Webinar

Starts: 09:00 pm (21:00)
More at eventful.com.

24
Sep
2017

Bidemi Treasure- Solomon Lange- PROMISE BENSON- Ifeoma Ebulu- Mike Wonder- Damilola Ogunsi Goldfish- Loud Voice

Starts: 10:00 pm (22:00)
More at eventful.com.

25
Sep
2017

YESAA AGRIBUSINESS SUMMIT 2017

Starts: 12:00 pm (12:00)
More at eventful.com.

30
Sep
2017

GT Reunion(97 Set)

Starts: 10:00 am (10:00)
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WordPress Training: Learn WordPress In Abuja (N12,500)

Starts: 12:00 pm (12:00)
More at eventful.com.

02
Oct
2017

90 Day Planning Workshop For Business Owners

Starts: 11:00 am (11:00)
More at eventful.com.

05
Oct
2017

CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE 2017

Starts: 12:00 pm (12:00)
More at eventful.com.

16
Oct
2017

Nigeria Mining Week

Starts: 09:00 am (09:00)
More at eventful.com.

19
Oct
2017

AFRICAN GEMS & JEWELRY EXHIBITION AND SEMINAR

Starts: 11:00 am (11:00)
More at eventful.com.

AFRICAN GEMS & JEWELRY EXHIBITION & SEMINAR

Starts: 09:00 pm (21:00)
More at eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Abuja

Abuja is the capital city of Nigeria. It is located in the centre of Nigeria, within the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Abuja is a planned city, and was built mainly in the 1980s. It officially became Nigeria's capital on 12 December 1991, replacing Lagos, which is still the country's most populous city. At the 2006 census, the city of Abuja had a population of 776,298, making it one of the top ten most populous cities in Nigeria.

Tags: Populated places in the Federal Capital Territory (Nigeria), Planned capitals, Modernist architecture, Local Government Areas in the Federal Capital Territory (Nigeria), Federal Capital Territory (Nigeria), Capitals in Africa, Abuja
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Coordinates: 9.07, 7.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Abuja National Mosque

The Abuja National Mosque, also known as the Nigerian National Mosque, is the national mosque of Nigeria, a country with a substantial Muslim population. The mosque was built in 1984 and is open to the non-Muslim public, except during congregational prayers. Ustaz Musa Mohammed is the chief imam.

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Coordinates: 9.07, 7.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Abuja Stadium

Abuja National Stadium is an all-seater national sports stadium located in Abuja, the rapidly developing Federal Capital Territory of Nigeria. The stadium serves as a home to the Nigerian national football team, as well as a center for various social, cultural, and religious events. The Federal Government of Nigeria approved the contract for the construction of the National Stadium complex and Games Village on July 18, 2000.

Tags: Stadiums of the All-Africa Games, Sports venues completed in 2003, National stadiums, Indoor arenas in Nigeria, Football venues in Nigeria, Buildings and structures in Abuja, Athletics (track and field) venues in Nigeria
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Coordinates: 9.07, 7.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

House of Representatives (Nigeria)

The House of Representatives is the lower house of the country's bicameral National Assembly. The Senate of Nigeria is the upper house. The current House of Representatives, formed following elections held in April 2011, has a total of 360 members who are elected in single-member constituencies using the simple majority system. Members serve four-year terms. The Speaker of the Nigerian House of Representatives is the presiding officer of the house. The current Speaker is Aminu Waziri Tambuwal.

Tags: National lower houses, National Assembly of Nigeria
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Coordinates: 9.07, 7.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi from center.

Kurunduma

Kurunduma is a district and a suburb, of Abuja city under the Federal Capital Territory (Nigeria) administration. It is a major town in the Karu Urban Area,a conurbation of towns stretching to Nigeria's capital city,Abuja.

Tags: Populated places in the Federal Capital Territory (Nigeria), Populated places in Nigeria
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Coordinates: 9.07, 7.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi from center.

National Church of Nigeria

The National Church of Nigeria (previously known as the Nigerian Ecumenical Centre and officially known as the National Christian Centre) is the primary Christian place of worship in Nigeria, a country with a substantial Christian population. It is located in Abuja, the capital city. The National Church of Nigeria is an inter-denominational church.

Tags: Christianity in Nigeria, Buildings and structures in Abuja
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Coordinates: 9.07, 7.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Old Parade Ground

Old Parade Ground is a stadium in the Garki District of Abuja, Nigeria. Built in the early 1980s, it is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of various teams in the Federal Capital Territory, including Abuja F.C. and Court of Appeal. The stadium has a capacity of about 5,000. In addition to football games, the ground hosts rallies and concerts.

Tags: Sport in Abuja, Football venues in Nigeria, Buildings and structures in Abuja
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Coordinates: 9.07, 7.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi from center.

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Abuja

Lat. Long. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:09|04|N|07|29|E|region:NG_type:city(700000)|| | |name= }} There is an Archbishop and Diocese of Abuja in the Anglican Church of Nigeria's Abuja Province. link =This article may be expanded with text translated from the corresponding article in the Italian Wikipedia. View a machine-translated version of the Italian article.

Tags: Roman Catholic dioceses in Nigeria, Roman Catholic Church in Nigeria, Religious organizations established in 1981, Abuja
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Coordinates: 9.07, 7.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.