In Abuja, academics review 20 years of governance in Nigeria

Political science lecturers from the North Central Zone have converge on Abuja to review the 20 years of democracy and governance in the country.

Speaking at the 2nd annual conference, the HOD department of political science and International relations University of Abuja, Prof. James Jacob, sa [...]

Sun, 27 October 2019

Police arrest notorious kidnapper in Suleja

An alleged notorious kidnap kingpin, Karsa Bello, has been apprehended in Gawu a suburb in Suleja local government area of Niger State.

Investigation by our correspondent revealed that the kingpin was arrested by the Suleja police area command following a raid in one of the criminal’s hid [...]

Sun, 20 October 2019

DPO seeks support of airport residents on crime control

The Divisional Police Officer, DPO, of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, SP Mohammed Ahmodu, has tasked residents of the area to adopt model policing methods to tackle crime and criminality in the area.

He made this known while addressing members of the Police Community Relations Committee, [...]

Sun, 13 October 2019

‘Ember months: FRSC to conduct road audit along Nyanya- Keffi Road

The Zonal commanding Officer, ZCO, in charge of FCT and Niger State, Garba Ibrahim, has said that FRSC would carry out road audit along Nyanya/Keffi road to tackle traffic snarl during the ember months.

He disclosed this in a chat with The Abuja Inquirer while assuring motorists moving in and o [...]

Sun, 13 October 2019

Fear grips Kuje as gunmen kill 2, injure others

Fear has gripped Kuje area council especially residents of Kwaku village following a gun attack by yet to be identified assailants that left two persons dead and six others injured.

The six persons, this newspaper gathered, were hit by stray bullets from the gunmen who invaded the community aro [...]

Sun, 06 October 2019

PCRC inaugurates exco in Gwagwalada

Executive members of Police Community Relations Committee, PCRC, in Gwagwalada area council have been inaugurated to pilot the affairs of the committee for the next four years.

Those inaugurated are; chairman, Dr. Sadiq Bebeji, vice-chairman, Engr. Olowo Sam-David, secretary, Dr. Celestine Odog [...]

Sun, 06 October 2019

FCT schools resume for new academic year

Public senior and junior secondary schools across the six area councils in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, have resumed for the 2019/2020 academic calendar.

Our correspondent who visited Government Secondary School, GSS, Hajj camp Gwagwalada, Government Secondary School, GSS, Tunganmaje, Ju [...]

Fri, 13 September 2019

Abaji engages 136 workers on litter control

Abaji area council has engaged the services of 136 workers to tackle the menace of litter control in the area.

The head of environmental department of the council, Alh. Idris Salihu, made this known in a chat with our correspondent in his office, even as he appreciated the chairman of the counc [...]

Mon, 02 September 2019


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