Eagle Square, Abuja.

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Eagle Square Description

History of Eagle Square

Eagle Square was built in 1999 to serve as the platform of the official take-off of the Fourth Republic of the Federation of Nigeria. It is notable as one of the nation's notable iconic landmarks.

Renowned for providing the primary arena for the symbolic transfer of power and inauguration of the new Government, notably the Swearing-in Ceremony of the Executive President of the Federal Republic, the Eagle Square is one of Nigeria’s most symbolic icons.

Security/Safety of Eagle Square

This is a very safe location.

What To Bring

  • A camera to capture and appreciate significant historic events

Best Features

It is noteworthy to know that the name 'Eagle Square' is derived from the eagle shape in front of the square which can be seen clearly from an aerial view

  • "Zuma, Kerry, Others Attend Buhari's Inauguration At Eagles Square" - The Tide
  • "President Jonathan officially declares in Eagle Square, Abuja, to run for a second term in office" - MobileNigeria





Shehu Shagari Way,

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