Nigeria is a key market for Emirates and its importance is reflected by the fact that we will add 11 weekly flights between Dubai and two major cities in Nigeria, Abuja
The 74-year-old left for London on May 7 and landed back at the international airport in the capital, Abuja
2, two suicide attacks in Abuja
killed 20 people and injured many others.
has said in recent years its target is to raise this to as much as 50bn barrels by 2020.
The second leg match in the final round qualifier was played at the Abuja
National Stadium, and the Nigerian side had on March 21 drawn 1-1 with the Malians in Bamako.
Customers in Abuja
can experience our A380 flagship aircraft to 29 destinations around the world, including popular ones like Beijing, Hong Kong, Mumbai, New York, Jeddah and London.
The government in Abuja
has been locked in a long struggle with Islamist extremists from the Boko Haram group, which normally operates in the north of the country but has recently been carrying out attacks in and around the capital.
The Islamic Republic of Iran condemns such extremist and terrorist acts, specially the recent terrorist and inhumane act in Abuja
and it wants restoration of peace, tranquility and security for the Nigerian nation," Afkham told reporters on Tuesday.
The bus station, 8 km (5 miles) southwest of central Abuja
, serves Nyanya, a poor, ethnically and religiously mixed satellite town where many residents work in the city.
is also the headquarters of the Economic Community of West African States and the regional headquarters of the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries.
It said that President Jonathan is expected to use the forum to lead efforts to attract beneficial global participation in this year's World Economic Forum on Africa which will be hosted by Nigeria in Abuja
from 7-9 May, 2014.
Sudan's President Omer al-Bashir takes part in the African Union Summit on health focusing on HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria in Abuja
on July 15, 2013 (PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/AFP/Getty Images)