Aso Rock, a view from the stream in the Children's Zoo
Abuja turned 40 years on the 3rd of February 2016. On this day in 1976, the Federal Capital Territory Abuja was created under the administration of late General Murtala Muhammed. As we celebrated Abuja, Venussbay took its followers on a journey to tourist and fascinating destinations in Abuja, how its inhabitants and indigenes are faring as well as its history and epoch making events that marked its development. If you missed the action, you can catch up with our over 25 tweet facts you may not have known about Abuja, using #AbujaAt40.
We are also delighted to share with you here some picturesque shots of the city.