Abuja is the capital of . Since most Nigerian government agencies are now headquartered in Abuja and most other countries' embassies have been relocated from Lagos to Abuja, it is a surprisingly expensive city.
Photo: Bryn Pinzgauer, CC BY 2.0.

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Religious organization
The , also known as the Nigerian National Mosque, is the national mosque of . Photo: Shiraz Chakera, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The and Cultural Centre project is one of a number of projects in the Central District of 's capital city of Abuja. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Commercial district
The World Trade Centre is a complex of eight buildings under construction in the Central Business District of Abuja, FCT in Nigeria. is situated 2½ km southwest of Abuja.


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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Abuja. See this page's contributions. Photo: Jeff Attaway, CC BY 2.0.