Abuja is the capital city of Nigeria located in the centre of the country within the Federal Capital Territory. It is a planned city and was built mainly in the 1980s, replacing the country's most populous city of Lagos as the capital on 12 December 1991. The city is the fastest-growing city on the African continent and one of the fastest-growing in the world. Major religious sites include the Nigerian National Mosque and the Nigerian National Christian Centre.
The city is served by the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport. Abuja is known for being one of the few purpose-built capital cities in Africa, as well as being one of the wealthiest. Abuja is Nigeria's administrative and political centre. It is also a key capital on the African continent due to Nigeria's geo-political influence in regional affairs. Abuja is also a conference centre and hosts various meetings annually, such as the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting and the World Economic Forum (Africa) meetings.
GLOMACS offers accredited training courses in Abuja - Nigeria.