Abuja National Mosque
The national mosque in Abuja, Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory, was built in 1984. It is located at Independence Avenue in the Central Business District. The mosque is among 50 most beautiful religious centres in the world, according to Hongkiat Survey. It has a gold-coloured dome and four minarets. Facilities within the mosque include a conference centre that can hold 500 people, an Islamic library and an Islamic school. The mosque is open to the general public – most muslim and non-muslim – except during prayers.