This is a man-made dam and an integral part of the day to day activities of the people of in the neighboring communities as it is the source of water for irrigation, fishery and other daily essentials.
This is a very safe location.
Before heading to Usman Dam, here are some helpful things to take along with you:
Removed from the city vicinity, it is an oasis of peace and serenity that draws honeymooners and tourists for a splendid time with nature. One can hike along the dam itself or over its really unique rocky terrain and surroundings. You can have a picnic and watch as the fishermen set out for work. A tourist attraction at its finest, Usman Dam is a recommended place to visit at least once on a trip to Abuja.
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