There are homes and then there’s this palatial residence owned by Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida.
Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida GCFR (born 17 August 1941), is a retired Nigerian Army General who was President of Nigeria from 27 August 1985 to 26 August 1993. He previously served as the chief of army staff from January 1984 to August 1985. Babangida was a key player in most of the military coups in Nigeria(July 1966, February 1976, December 1983, August 1985, December 1985 and April 1990).
Every fan of architectural art will be delighted to visit the Ibrahim Babangida mansion. Its construction began in 1991 and lasted for several years. It is located on a small hill near David Mark Road (Minna).
To see the magnificent structure, sometimes people have to wait for hours or even days. For most, the result is worth it! They all leave notably impressed.
The path to the house is very smooth. Nearby is the Abubakar mansion. Including the Babangida house, these are the only two buildings in this area. This place is under serious protection. It’s difficult for a simple passer-by to stick his nose into the life of Nigeria’s former Military President.
Inside the mansion, features a dazzling view of luxury at its extreme. Everything in this palatial mansion screams of greatness and wealth. There are many beautiful rooms for high-ranking guests, where they are constantly entertained and treated to gourmet meals and refined drinks.
Call him what you may, all can agree that General Ibrahim Babangida has great aesthetic taste. Every feature inside the building and next to it is perfect. You will find yourself impressed with the unusual designs and style. Only the very best builders and designers were contracted to create and decorate this mansion.
When you look at the furniture, walls, ceiling, elements of the interior, and even the walls, you cannot help but marvel at the brightness and beauty. Everything here is strong and elegant. Bursts of gold is strewn around the house.. It’s like a real royal palace. It is the kind of home where one can easily forget the stress and struggles of the country where this home is located.
Look at these magnificent chandeliers and chairs. Everything here is just glowing. We bet that every single visitor leaves this home blinded by the sheer opulence.
The rich burgundy perfectly blends in with the white walls, creating a magnificent effect.
The sprawling garden is immaculately green, the sort of grounds for long walks and deep meditation. The quiet rustle of palm leaves and glare on the water bring peace and reverence to the soul. A large number of interesting plants creates the impression that you are in a garden of Eden.
Here are Exclusive Photos Of Babangida’s Famous Hilltop Mansion