Abuja is the capital city of Nigeria, in the middle of the country. The skyline of the city, which was built largely in the 1980s, is dominated by Aso Rock, an enormous monolith. It rises up behind the Presidential Complex, which houses the residence and offices of the Nigerian president in the Three Arms Zone on the eastern edge of the city.
The GWADECA – Abuja Chapter, comprises of two major Area Council namely: Abuja Municipal Area Council and Bwari Area Council. The GWADECA – Abuja Chapter is headed by: Alh. Jibril Abdullahi Imam – Karshi (Chaiman), Mallam Aruwa – Burum (Vice Chairman), Mallam Tanko Wambai – Idu (Treasurer), Comrade Abdullahi Gwagwa (Secretary General), Ms. Hajara Shu’aibu – Nyanya (Welfare), Comrade Adamu A. Dutse (PRO) and other concerned Gwandara sons and daughters. The Gwandara speaking people in Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) and Bwari Area Council are found in the listed settlements below:
Abuja Municipal Area Council: Karshi| Kurudu | Nyanya | Idu | Gwagwa | Jiwa | Shereti | Takushara | Burum | Kwoi | Karon Majigi
Bwari Area Council: Dutsen-Alhaji | Sherre | Kanwu