As the fastest growing economy in Africa, Nigeria is surely becoming a major business destination and as the capital and most populous city, Abuja is set to receive a lot of international business in the coming years. Abuja can be accessed by both air and land as is a thriving metropolis, replete with all the amenities that one can expect from a first world county. Hotels in Abuja are among some of the best in the world, and all entertainment events are world class. Here is a quick guide of what to expect on a business trip to Abuja


Nigeria is a mainly cash based economy. Used of credit cards is becoming increasingly common, especially in the main business centres but it is always well advised to have disposable cash. The Nigerian currency is the Naira, and like most currencies can be exchanged at any accredited bureau du change.

Where to stay

A high calibre business trip deserves high calibre accommodation. As such on the best hotels in Abuja will do. At Nigerian Casino’s, we offer just that:

Transcorp Hilton Abuja

Located in the heart of Abuja, the Transcorp Hilton in on the beating pulse of business in Abuja. With a 24 hour business centre and executive lounge along with meeting rooms, you can complete all your business needs from the comfort to your hotel. Fully equipped with 7 restaurants and bars, and outdoor swimming pool, tennis and squash and a fitness room, you need never leave the comfort of your hotel

Sheraton Abuja Hotel

In the centre of the first African made capital sits the Sheraton Abuja Hotel (found on Ladi Kwali Way Maitama, in Abuja, Nigeria). It’s suites have a breath-taking view of the city, and business is conducted in its halls. Meeting rooms, a congress hall and a 24 hour business centre all aid the intrepid businessman. 5 restaurants and bars, a bakery and a 24 hour dining experience ensure you are always functioning at full capacity and squash courts, a swimming pool and fitness room will keep you active.

What to do?

There is nothing quite like the thrill of betting it all on black, or calling someone’s bluff in a game of poker. A casino is the most distinguished of forms of entertainment, and the medal for the best casino in Abuja is tied between the Transcorp Hilton and the Sheraton. All Abuja casinos offer the games you’d expect to find as well as Baccarat and Bingo.

A hub for business and development, the best hotels In Abuja have the best gaming has to offer. Nigerian Casino’s also offers gaming and hotel solutions across Nigeria. Contact us today to find out more.