Games Village is a secure estate located in Kaura District, Abuja. 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. Games Village Residents Association Abuja (GVRAA) is run by committed Executive members elected by residents. However, the Board of Trustees (BoT) is the advisory body and custodian of the Association. The Executive members are assisted by a dedicated management team at the GVRAA Secretariat. Games Village Residents Association Abuja (GVRAA) is a Non-Profit organization which is governed by a Constitution and Estate Rules and regulations that are in place to protect the rights and interests of all members.
The endeavours of the Board of Trustees (BoT), Executive members (EXCO), the management team (GVRAA Secretariat Staff) and supportive member-base within the estate over the past few years, has seen the progression of a “developing” estate into the beautiful established environment that it is today. The estate has evolved into one of high demand on the property market for people wishing to invest in a home in an upmarket, secure and tranquil living space.