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About Chad Basin National Park Famous among the farmers, fishermen and herdsmen in the area, the Chad Basin national park spans a total area of 2,258km2. It is a combination of the following reserves: the Chingurmi-Dugoma Game Reserve, Gorgoram and Zurgun Baneri Forest Reserves, and Bulature Oasis. Some of the animals seen in chad basin national park include; the resident black crowned crane (Balearica pavonina) which is in plentiful but is considered vulnerable. The helmeted guineafowl (Numida meleagris) is also plentiful. Demoiselle cranes (Grus virgo) visit in the winter, as well as large numbers of white storks (Ciconia ciconia). Safety This is a very safe location but guests are advised not to feed the animals alone. Things to Do/What to Bring Enjoy the tropical sun and the spectacular view of the animals moving about freely in the park. Cameras and a picnic set can be taken along to the park. Best features Variety of wildlife on show which makes for a spectacular viewing. Most Common Visitors Tourists, Fun seekers, Nature enthusiasts, researchers. Why You Should Visit Its closeness to nature, the relaxing ambience.
Tags: Relaxation, Play, Meet friends, Explore nature, Eat, Drinks
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History of Erin Ijesha Waterfalls Erin Ijesha Waterfalls. Upon the dip of an enormous cleft plummets a clear river with seven levels. Erin Ijesha waterfall located in Osun state is renowned for its ambience and beautiful scenery. Everyone is welcome to splash around. Security/Safety of Erin Ijesha Waterfalls This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Erin Ijesha Waterfalls, here are some helpful things to take along with you: slippers climbing boots shorts change of clothing swimming gear Things to do while at Erin Ijesha Waterfalls Before heading to Erin Ijesha Waterfalls, here are some helpful things to take along with you: climb to the last tier of the waterfall enjoy the scenery
Tags: Swim, Sightseeing, Relaxation, Meet friends, Explore natures
History of Millennium Park, Abuja Millennium Park, Abuja was established in 2003. It is notable as the place that has hosted the most amount of foreign personalities in the country. Built by Queen Elizabeth II in 2003.
One of the largest parks in Abuja with its serene environment, Millennium Park is the perfect choice when looking for a place for picnic, dog walking or bird watching. Security/Safety of Millennium Park, Abuja This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Millennium Park, Abuja, here are some helpful things to take along with you: camera Things to do while at Millennium Park, Abuja Before heading to Millennium Park, Abuja, here are some helpful things to take along with you: connect with nature bird watching picnic
Tags: Sightseeing, See wildlife, Relaxation, Meet friendss
History of Wonderland Amusement Park and Resort Wonderland Amusement Park and Resort was built in 2007celebration of march 1st. It is notable as biggest and most equipped amusement park in Nigeria. Built by Chief Olusegun Obasanjo in 2007.
Security/Safety of Wonderland Amusement Park and Resort This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Wonderland Amusement Park and Resort, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Camera- you don't want to miss a moment. Things to do while at Wonderland Amusement Park and Resort Before heading to Wonderland Amusement Park and Resort, here are some helpful things to take along with you: roller coaster ride play arcade games Best Features Wonderland Amusement Park is an ultramodern facility that offers premium leisure services to fun seekers. With its wide range of activities offered, everybody is guaranteed a fun time!
Tags: Sightseeing, Relaxation, Play, Eat, Drink, Dances
History of National Children's park and zoo National Children's park and zoo. It is notable as a fun and educative place for children Does your child know that male Ostriches are black in color while the female ones are grey colored? If No, the national children's Zoo is a fun, educative place to excite your child's mind and to also give impressions that will last a life time. Security/Safety of National Children's park and zoo This is a very safe location. don't feed the animals What To Bring Before heading to National Children's park and zoo, here are some helpful things to take along with you: camera water bottles. Things to do while at National Children's park and zoo Before heading to National Children's park and zoo, here are some helpful things to take along with you: see the different animals learn about the different animals
Tags: Sightseeing, See wildlife, Relaxation, Meet friends, Explore nature, Eat, Drinks
History of Abuja National Mosque Abuja National Mosque was built in 1984to serve as a place of worship for Muslim faithfuls.. It is notable as a place of worship for the Muslim faithfuls. Abuja national mosque with its rich Architectural design is a place of worship for the Muslim faithfuls. It should also be noted that Non-muslims are also allowed in except during prayers. Security/Safety of Abuja National Mosque This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Abuja National Mosque, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Praying mat. Things to do while at Abuja National Mosque Before heading to Abuja National Mosque, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Say a prayer. Appreciate the architecture Best Features It is a beautiful place to worship. Writer's Review To go and worship with a difference. Most common visitors Muslim faithfuls, Tourists. Chief Imam of Abuja National Mosque dies at 68 - Vanguard News, May 2, 2015.
Category: Place of worship
Tags: Worship, Sightseeing, Explore arts
About Aso Villa (officially The Aso Rock Presidential Villa) is the workplace and official residence of the President of Nigeria since 1991, when Nigeria moved its capital from Lagos to Abuja. It is located at Yakubu Gowon Crescent, The Three Arms Zone, Asokoro, Abuja, FCT, Nigeria. Several names that are used for Aso Villa include: State House, The Rock and The Villa. The Aso Rock villa is the most protected presidential state house in Africa. The most powerful man in Nigeria lives in the Aso Villa and it is from here that the bulk of the nation's decisions occur. The rock on which the villa is built is an impressive 400-meter monolith which is the most noticeable feature of the town. The beautiful palatial residence was completed in 1991, the same year the military junta of Ibrahim Babangida relocated the national capital from Lagos to Abuja. Aso Villa encompasses the 400 meter monolith Aso Rock, located within the Three Arms Zone of Abuja metropolis. In 1976 the Military Government of Murtala Mohammed took the decision to relocate the Federal Capital from Lagos by a committee under the leadership of Justice Akinola Aguda which recommended the creation of a Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in the center of the country and its proclamation to this effect was issued on February 3, 1976. Akinola Aguda House (formally named on October 1, 1983) was originally conceived as a Presidential Lodge & Guest House Complex and hosted the first ever formal Cabinet Meeting held outside Lagos, only days after Abuja hosted Nigeria's Independence Anniversary celebrations for the first time, in October 1982. President Ibrahim Babangida, who took office in 1985, commenced construction of a new Presidential residence and in 1991 the Aso Rock Presidential Villa was completed and President Babangida became the first Head of State to occupy it, in on December 12, 1991. Upon completion of the Aso Rock Presidential Villa the Aguda House became the Vice Presidential Complex, and has remained so till date — apart from the period between 1999 and 2007 when the Vice President lived in a Residence that has since been transferred to the Judiciary as Official Quarters for the Chief Justice of Nigeria. In 2010, construction of a new Vice Presidential Residence commenced. The Residence has yet to be completed the Buhari administration has said it is not a priority. Today the Presidential Complex, located in the Three Arms Zone of the Federal Capital Territory, consists of the Main Presidential Villa (Office and Residence of the President, and Offices of the Vice President and Wife of the President), the State House Conference Center, State House Annexe, and the Akinola Aguda House. The old Presidential Lodge in Marina, Lagos, was handed over to the Lagos State Government in 2017. The villa is currently under the protection of the Presidential Guard Brigade which perform ceremonial and protective duties for the president. The brigade performs public duties in a weekly changing of the guard ceremony outside the villa. Services Asides the villa being the residence of the president, other activities like the plenary session takes place within the villa. Best Features The villa has the Presidential Complex, National Assembly, Supreme Court, Abuja National Mosque, Nigerian National Christian Centre, Zuma Rock, Millennium Tower. Who Can Visit Visiting the villa is strictly on invitation. Best Time To Visit If you’re looking to catch all the great moments at Aso Rock, then you
should visit this place in the day, between 8 am and 5 pm, as this the
period when government functions like plenary at the Senate, House of
Assembly, Children’ Parliament as well as proceedings at the Supreme
Court are carried out at Aso Rock. Safety The Presidential Villa has the first roadblock manned by a surfeit of security agents – police, army etc. It is heavily guarded.
Category: Government Building
Tags: Work, Sightseeing, Explore natures
History of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport was built. The Abuja airport named after the first president of Nigeria, Nnamdi Azikwe, is the main airport serving the capital city. It has both an international and a domestic terminal which share the same runway. Security/Safety of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport This is a very safe location. don't leave your belongings unattended to. What To Bring Before heading to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Passport, Visa, Plane ticket. Things to do while at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Before heading to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Catch a flight to your dream destination. Go window shopping. Best Features It is named after one of the pioneers of our country. Most common visitors Tourists, Travellers. My flight is coming in to Lagos from the Abuja Airport- Last flight to Abuja movie in 2012.
Tags: Use wifi, Travel, Sightseeing, Eat, Drinks
History of Arts and Craft Village Arts and Craft Village was established. It is notable as the best place to get souvenirs in Abuja. The arts and craft village aims to represent the diverse and beautiful culture of the Nigerian people via expressions of paintings, beadworks and sculptures. Security/Safety of Arts and Craft Village This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Arts and Craft Village, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Cash. A friend or group of friends- The experience is best shared! Face cap or hat. Face cap or hat. Best Features It is rich with diverse art works from paintings to sculptures to beads. Most common visitors Artists, Curators, Collectors, Historians. If you are looking for souvenirs in Abuja, the best place to get it is the Arts and craft village- Kunle, my guide in Abuja.
Category: Art gallery
Tags: Relaxation, Explore art, Eat, Drink, Buy/Sells
History of Ibrahim Babaginda International Golf and Country Club Ibrahim Babaginda International Golf and Country Club was built in 1992. It is notable as a prestigious leisure center Built by Julius Berger in 1992.
It was the early 1980's and Abuja had recently been made the capital city. Officers were making constant trips to Lagos to play golf. In a bid to stop these short trips, the idea of a standard golf course where officers could enjoy their game was birthed and thus it came to be that the Ibrahim Babaginda golf course was formed. Since then, it has grown to be a prestigious tourist and recreational center in the capital city. Security/Safety of Ibrahim Babaginda International Golf and Country Club This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Ibrahim Babaginda International Golf and Country Club, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Hat or Face cap. Shorts. Golf clubs Sun screen. Things to do while at Ibrahim Babaginda International Golf and Country Club Before heading to Ibrahim Babaginda International Golf and Country Club, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Bird watching. Enjoy the ambience of nature. Best Features The serenity afforded while playing a game of golf. Writer's Review To go enjoy a game of golf, relax or meditate. Most common visitors Leisure golfers, Pro-golfers, Tourists, Bird watchers. Golfers laud IBB golf club- Leadership news, April 2015.
Category: Sport arena
Tags: Play, Meet friends, Golf club, Explore nature, Eats
History of The Bank Abuja The Bank Abuja was established in 2014bringing a unique combination of art, fashion and celebrity status to the nightclub world in Abuja. It is notable as the most luxurious showbiz club celebrities visit in Abuja In Abuja for a business meeting and feel like unwinding after that successful presentation? Check out this high profile and executive lounge. You just might catch your favorite artiste dancing along with you. Security/Safety of The Bank Abuja This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to The Bank Abuja, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your phone and selfie stick Debit/Credit Card Cash Fun spirit Things to do while at The Bank Abuja Before heading to The Bank Abuja, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Have a cup of coffee for a refreshing day Grab an exquisite meal during lunch meetings Dance till you drop Network with like-minded business people Best Features The chef prepares the meals to perfection that makes you return for more Writer's Review You are sure to meet high profile people and celebrities Most common visitors Diners, club-goers and prominent people are sure to be present here "A recent tour of the capital city has revealed that celebrities have found a high profile luxurious club, The Bank, as their most favorite hangout" - Daily Post, 2015 "A recent tour of the capital city has revealed that celebrities have found a high profile luxurious club, The Bank, as their most favorite hangout" - Daily Post, 2015
Tags: Relaxation, Drink, Dances
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