Originally designed as a well developed district to accommodate athletes that participated in the 2003 Commonwealth Games, Games Village Abuja is located within the kaura district of abuja.
Beautiful and serene estate. Houses are adequately spaced and lots of green spaces around. The roads are well built with ample parking space, speed bumps and speed warning signs. There are several businesses located within the estate that almost makes it self sufficient. It’s a great place for family living.
The estate was built by CCECC Limited for the 8th All Africa Games (COJA 2003) held in Abuja. The Estate is home to ample municipal infrastructural facilities such as mains electricity, water, telecommunication, central sewage system and network of beautifully tarred roads. It is predominantly residential, characterized with detached and semi-detached Houses, Bungalows, Blocks of Flats and some commercial outlets which include approximately 590 main houses and 400 boys’ quarters.
The Estate is in close proximity to the National Stadium, Abuja City gate and Kaura Modern Market which has an extensive array of shops, restaurants, and entertainment to cater to all tastes and ages. It is conveniently situated for easy access to Area 1, Apo, Gudu area and Lugbe. An added bonus is the short 25- minute drive to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport.
Games Village strives to offer its residents a high quality, secure and harmonious lifestyle and environment. The Estate has large, landscaped park areas with children’s play areas, paved walkways, picnic areas and gazebos. Accent lighting to the parks and walkways makes it convenient for walkers and joggers to make use of these areas in the evening. Other amenities include a Fire service station, Police post, Medical Centre, Schools, Crèche, Church, Mosque, Supermarket, Pharmacies, Football field, Tennis court, Relaxation lounge e.t.c.
Security is of paramount importance at Games Village with 24 hour joint patrols by police and estate security. The estate has its own dedicated patrol vehicle to respond to any emergencies. The Security team is proficient not only in the security field but has assisted with medical and minor fire emergencies on the Estate.