IPSF TDC – About Nigeria

Learn more about Nigeria

Nigeria is a country in West Africa. Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, has many natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Protected areas such as Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park have waterfalls, dense rainforest, savannah and rare primate habitats. One of the most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m-tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja that’s  pictured on the Nigerian currency.

Getting to Nigeria

Getting around by air: The vast majority of flights to Nigeria arrive in Lagos, although there are also international airports in Abuja, Port Harcourt and Kano. Airports are well organised and have official porters of tout outside

Getting around on land: We share border with Cameron, Benin Republic and Mali through which you can arrive Nigeria.

Getting around sea: Our  sea ports at various terminals majorly in  Lagos and Port Harcourt makes sea travels fun and exciting.

Fun Places to Visit in Abuja

Zuma Rock

Located along Kaduna-Abuja expressway, is beautiful, giant of a rock used for defensive purpose by the Gwari natives against invading neighbouring tribes during intertribal wars. The rock is believed to possess certain powers that rendered enemies powerless and provided the natives with a good hiding place. As the tourist gets closer, a human like fface becomes visible with engravings representing the eye sockets, the nose and the mouth on the side of the rock that faces Abuja-Kaduna express road.

Zuma rock represents a beautiful and unique natural work of rock formation. It offers a good environment for picnicking and relaxation. A five-star Hotel, Zuma Rock Resort International Limited is being constructed near the rock .

Jabi Lake Mall

Jabi Lake mall is Abuja’s biggest shopping mall, it is situated on 5hectares of land on the eastern shore of the Jabi lake, ten minutes away from the Abuja Central Business District. There are two retail levels consisting of 25,000m and over 100 shops with Game and Shoprite each taking 5,000m.