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World Trade Center, Abuja

Abuja

World Trade Center, Abuja

History of World Trade Center, Abuja World Trade Center, Abuja. World Trade Center, Abuja is set to be the most luxurious address in Africa. Already touted as the tallest structure in Nigeria, these towering giant are sure to make you swoon. Security/Safety of World Trade Center, Abuja This is a very safe location. Best Features The twin skyscrapers are set to be the Trade Centre of Nigeria, and indeed sub-Saharan Africa. Upon completion, it will be the tallest building in Nigeria. It will contain luxury apartments, a five-star hotel, mall and offices. Writer's Review It is constructed entirely of concrete and steel, with a facade of glass. The entire building is sure to change the face of Abuja and the skyline itself.

Category: Monument

Tags: Work, Travel, Sightseeings

Bank of Industry

Abuja

Bank of Industry

History of Bank of Industry Bank of Industry. This is Nigeria's foremost developmental financial institution. Also Nigeria's oldest, it is situated in the nation's capital. Security/Safety of Bank of Industry This is a very safe location. Best Features Housed in one of the few high rises in the capital, the prominence is soon seen, with beautiful architectural design which is bound to be noticed by passersby and motorist along the express way.

Category: Government Building

Tags: Work, Sightseeings

Federal Secretariat Complex

Abuja

Federal Secretariat Complex

History of Federal Secretariat Complex Federal Secretariat Complex. Many government ministries and agencies operate from the imposing complex. If you have any business with the government, you will most likely find yourself here. Security/Safety of Federal Secretariat Complex This is a very safe location. Best Features The federal secretariat building is a definite must see when in Abuja. The glass of the building is brown tinted, matching its color. The building is situated in a sprawling complex, with ample parking.

Category: Government Building

Tags: Work, Sightseeing, Attend public lecturess

Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency

Abuja

Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency

History of Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency. Housing the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency, which is responsible for the regulation of petroleum products and their derivatives in the country, this building is a landmark in the central business district of Abuja. Security/Safety of Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency This is a very safe location. Best Features The building is one of the few high rises to be found in the capital, and is notable for its unique design, the tinted blue glass giving it a soft look.

Category: Government Building

Tags: Work, Sightseeing, Attend public lecturess

Federal High Court, Abuja

Abuja

Federal High Court, Abuja

History of Federal High Court, Abuja Federal High Court, Abuja. One of the high courts in the country, this building stamps its place as the federal capital's High Court with the sprawling complex of courts and offices, and its beautiful effigy, marking it as a haven of justice. Security/Safety of Federal High Court, Abuja This is a very safe location. Best Features Refuge to those who seek justice, the building contains multiple floors, with wings designated for various purposes. Many ground-breaking judgments were pronounced in the hallowed chambers of the Federal High Court.

Category: Court

Tags: Sightseeing, Learns

British Council, Abuja

Abuja

British Council, Abuja

History of British Council, Abuja British Council, Abuja. This is the United Kingdom’s international organisation for cultural relations here in Abuja building links between citizens of the United Kingdom and Nigeria. Security/Safety of British Council, Abuja This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to British Council, Abuja, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Educational materials if you plan on taking a class or exam Your school details if you want to apply for a scholarship A camera will be nice if you are coming for a cultural event Best Features Building mutually beneficial relationships between people in Abuja and its environs and the UK, the British Council's activities are delivered through Arts, Education, English and Society business units as well as a thriving exams unit providing opportunities for thousands of citizens to acquire globally recognized qualifications. They connect the UK and Abuja school sectors to enrich education, promote global citizenship and build international trust and understanding by fostering dialogue and international partnerships between higher education institutions and organisations and helping students who want to study abroad. Writer's Review They partner with civil society organisations, government ministries and institutions in the UK, Abuja and around Nigeria to deliver high quality programs that helps citizens and institutions contribute to a more inclusive, open and prosperous society.

Category: Government Building

Tags: Travel, Sightseeing, Learn, Attend public lecturess

National Space Development and Research Agency

Abuja

National Space Development and Research Agency

History of National Space Development and Research Agency National Space Development and Research Agency was established in 2001. Built by the government in 2001. Established with six operational centres, this agency is responsible for all Space Science and Technology related activities of the country. It is a part of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology and it is overseen by the National Council on Space Science Technology. There is a ground receiving station here. Security/Safety of National Space Development and Research Agency This is a very safe location.

Category: Government Building

Tags: Work, Sightseeing, Learn, Attend public lecturess

University of Abuja Teaching Hospital

Abuja

University of Abuja Teaching Hospital

About UATH (formerly Gwagwalada Specialist Hospital) is located in the Gwagwalada Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The foundation stone was laid in 1981 and was commissioned in 1992. It is a 360-bed Hospital with a future goal of extending it to 500 beds, and serves as a reference Hospital for the FCT and surrounding states. The Hospital started as a General Hospital (1992-1993) under the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA), was later handed to the Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) upgraded to Federal Medical Centre/Specialist Hospital in 1993 and approved for a teaching hospital for the University of Abuja in 2006. UATH has a mission to provide affordable qualitative and effective specialist health care and provide clinical teaching in all medical fields. Its vision is to be a world class tertiary health institution by the year 2015. The hospital has clinics in all the specialty areas, including haematology which provides basic laboratory services complemented by services in clinical chemistry, microbiology, and histopathology departments. The Department of Haematology and Blood Transfusion provides care for all patients with haematological problems, including sickle cell patients who are seen both in the paediatric and haematology clinics, with access to 24-hour emergency through the casualty or children’s emergency unit. The UATH has a well-developed referral system and is a centre for the Midwives Service Scheme (MSS) which provides an excellent platform for outreach services and community-based interventions in SCD through the cluster of primary health care centres linked to the MSS Scheme. Additionally, the hospital has over 70 consultants in major medical and surgical specialties who can deliver different aspects of comprehensive care for patients with SCD. The UATH has an ethical review board that meets once every four to six weeks. The hospital is a centre for a number of international collaborative studies including the H3 Africa Kidney Disease Genomic Study. Some capacity for genomic research in is being set up in Abuja under the H3 Africa program: a biorepository at the Institute of Human Virology (IHVN) bioinformatics at the National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) and the African Collaborative Centre for Microbiome and Genomics Research (ACCME) at the IHVN. There is also considerable NIH investment in phytomedicine research for sickle cell disease at NIPRID also in Abuja. These projects provide the opportunity to draw upon the expertise and strength of these resources for high quality genomic research in SCD. The United States National of Heart Lung and Blood Institute recently announced the plan to set up an infrastructure grant in 2016 to strengthen SCD in Africa by building on existing activities in Cameroon, Tanzania, Nigeria, Ghana, Senegal, and Mali etc. by developing centres of excellence hubs in health care and research for sickle cell disease. Sickle Pan African Network (SPAN) was formed in response to the above announcement and Dr Nnodu is the Chair of Advocacy for SPAN and a member of the 10 man steering committee. This is a well-equipped modern tertiary health facility with a dedicated and well motivated workforce that offers qualitative and effective specialist health care services to all, in addition to providing clinical teachings in all medical fields at undergraduate and post graduate levels. Services We specialize in General surgeries, Intensive Care Unit etc. Best Features Metamorphosed from a Specialist Hospital to a Federal Medical Centre and then to a Teaching Hospital for the University of Abuja, it is a 350-bed hospital with facility for expansion to 500 beds. They offer an extensive range of services including in-patient services, out-patient services, radio-logical services, pharmaceutical services, laboratory services, nursing services, mobile clinic services, endoscopy services, and even social welfare services. Who Can Visit Anyone that has an appointment can visit. Best Time To Visit 24/7 Services We are always available for you everyday through out the year. Safety It is a very safe location.

Category: Hospital

Tags: Medical check up, Healthcares

Silver-Fountain Medical Center

Abuja

Silver-Fountain Medical Center

About Silver-Fountain Medical Center was founded in September 1989 in Lagos and was registered on the 14th August 1990 under the company allied matters act of 1990. It moved to establish its present center in Abuja on 24th of September 1998. This was done to be able to consolidate all its efforts and resources in Abuja. For the number of years it has been in existence, it has been known to render excellent services to all its customers. The Medical Director is German trained Surgeon versed on Accident Surgery and Colo-rectal Surgery and has accumulatively post-qualification experience of well over 22 years. Competent double and single qualified nationally certified nurses of vast experience serve Silver-Fountain Medical Center. We have a team of Medical Doctors compromised of a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist and General Medical Practitioners. Silver-Fountain Medical Center facilitates medical treatment in Germany and Israel where necessary. Formerly located in Lagos, this is a primary health care hospital that offers professional and excellent medical services in Kukwaba District area. Services Our services include General Surgeries, diagnostic services, wellness services etc. Best Features Well Situated We are well situated, as we are the first and only hospital along Umaru Musa Ya'radua Express road formerly known as Airport road, before entering into the main city. Silver-Fountain Medical Centre (REHOBOTH) is located at Kukuaba Abuja, Opposite Kushingoro, Along Airport Road. Medical Consulting We also facilitate medical treatment and all surgical Intervention in the Federal Republic of Germany, where we have easy access to Specialists in all compliments of medical practice i.e. Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. Come today for your medical consultation. Our Laboratory Our lab is well equipped with modern facilities to provide the best services to our customers. Who Can Visit Anyone that has an appointment or needs our services can visit. Best Time To Visit 24/7 Services We are always available for you everyday through out the year. Safety It is a very safe location.

Category: Hospital

Tags: Medical check up, Healthcares

Abuja State NYSC Secretariat

Abuja

Abuja State NYSC Secretariat

History of Abuja State NYSC Secretariat Abuja State NYSC Secretariat. This is the administrative office of the National Youth Service Corps in Abuja. It oversees the welfare, documentation and the general affairs of youth corpers in the state. Security/Safety of Abuja State NYSC Secretariat This is a very safe location. Always come in your NYSC uniform or you won't be attended to What To Bring Before heading to Abuja State NYSC Secretariat, here are some helpful things to take along with you: All documents regarding NYSC including; Call-up letter, Registration documents, School's Certificate, Green Card and Student ID Card Copies of Passport Photographs Your NYSC ID Card Best Features While there are secretariats in all local governments in the state, this is the headquarters and so houses the State Coordinator, along with other high ranking state officials. It is here to report to after your 21 days at the Orientation Camp to get assigned to your Place of Primary Assignment (PPA). Weekly Community Development Service (CDS) are also held here, along with the NYSC sponsored Skills Acquisition Entrepreneurship Development program. This is also where to go if you have inquiries about the NYSC scheme in Abuja State. Writer's Review As long as you are fully kitted in your NYSC uniform, you have no fear of being turned away. Different people have different tales of how they interacted with the officials and staff but I have found that a smile, knowledge of the local language, and an appealing face helps for a positive interaction. It will be wise to befriend one of the staff as you never know when an inside-ear will be needed. Most common visitors You will see a lot of Corps members, NYSC staff, SAED Instructors and hawkers here.

Category: Government Building

Tags: Work, Sightseeing, Learn, Attend public lecturess

Holy Trinity Catholic Church

Abuja

Holy Trinity Catholic Church

History of Holy Trinity Catholic Church Holy Trinity Catholic Church was built in 2005. Built by The Catholic Church in 2005. Easily the most popular parish in the Catholic Metropolitan Archdiocese of Abuja, this is a place of worship that welcomes all within its Priory. Security/Safety of Holy Trinity Catholic Church This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Holy Trinity Catholic Church, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Holy Bible and Hymn book Offerings and tithes Things to do while at Holy Trinity Catholic Church Before heading to Holy Trinity Catholic Church, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Go for confession Partake in Communion service Best Features Its imposing look belies its loving and warm ambience filled with grace and serenity. Here, the high and mighty mix with the lowly to form one big family under one roof that reminds one of the early disciples. The church boasts of a beautiful choir with hymns always beautifully rendered. It also has an ample parking space. Most common visitors This place is good for Christians, specifically, Catholic Christians. It is also a tourist location for people who want to see a big Christian building.

Category: Place of worship

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Holy Rosary Catholic Church

Abuja

Holy Rosary Catholic Church

History of Holy Rosary Catholic Church Holy Rosary Catholic Church was established in 1987. Built by The Catholic Church in 1987. A popular and well-known parish with a conservative population of over 4,000 parishioners, this is a happy and accommodating Catholic Church where Catholics troop to for Mass, Communion and other services. Security/Safety of Holy Rosary Catholic Church This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Holy Rosary Catholic Church, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Holy Bible and Hymn Book Offerings and tithes Things to do while at Holy Rosary Catholic Church Before heading to Holy Rosary Catholic Church, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Go for confession Partake in Communion service Best Features This church's cosmopolitan disposition has attracted worshipers from diverse genres comprising children, independent youths, working class adults and retired adults. Here, they are a big family and are always ready to welcome new worshipers into its Priory with open arms. Writer's Review If you're looking for a Catholic experience away from home, you should consider visiting here. The congregation is nice and being in the midst of so many people on a spiritual journey is really uplifting. Most common visitors This place is frequented by Christians, specifically, Catholic Christians. God lives here-Thomas Akube

Category: Place of worship

Tags: Worship, Sightseeing, Explore art, Dances