in Suleja of Niger State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.181 and 7.179 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 10' 50" and E 7° 10' 45"
Currency and Currency Code:
Naira - NGN
Spoken languages:
English, Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo, Fulah
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:39 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:20 am and 6:41 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Nigeria.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nigeria. Last Update: 2024-04-15 07:59:01

Discover Suleja

Suleja in Suleja (Niger State) with it's 162,135 citizens is a place in Nigeria about 23 mi (or 37 km) west of Abuja, the country's capital city.

Current time in Suleja is now 08:39 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 7 airports near Suleja, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sabon Wuse, Gawu Babangida, Bwari, Gwagwalada and Kuje. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 91 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Evening Temperature 37°C / 98 °F
Night Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 26%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 70% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Tuesday, 16th of April 2024

37°C (99 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Wednesday, 17th of April 2024

36°C (97 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 18th of April 2024

38°C (101 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.


Suleja is a city in Niger State, Nigeria, pop. (2006) local government area, 216,578, just north of Abuja, capital of the Suleja Emirate. It is sometimes confused with the nearby city of Abuja, due to its proximity, and the fact that it was originally called Abuja before the Nigerian government adopted the name from the then Emir Sulayman Barau for its new federal capital in 1976.

Located at 9.18333, 7.18333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Niger State, Local Government Areas in Niger State

ADC Airlines Flight 53

Aviation Development Company Airlines (ADC) Flight 53 was a scheduled passenger flight operated by ADC Airlines that crashed on 29 October 2006 shortly after take-off from Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, Nigeria, at around noon local time. Immediately after takeoff from Abuja, the Boeing 737 contacted the ground, broke up and caught fire in a corn field. The flight is reported to have had 104 people on board.

Located at 9.2, 7.18333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aviation accidents and incidents in 2006, Aviation accidents and incidents in Nigeria, Accidents and incidents involving the Boeing 737, Aviation accidents and incidents involving state leaders, 2006 in Nigeria

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Suleja.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Suleija, Sulaija, Suleja, Abuja, Абуджа