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Bello pledges continued support for families of fallen heroes

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has increased its annual donation to the Armed Forces Remembrance Day appeal fund by 40 per cent, to further assist families of the nation’s fallen heroes. 

Minister of FCT, Malam Muhammad Bello, disclosed this, when he was decorated with [...]

Mon, 26 November 2018

New District: Abuja natives call for integration

Following the creation of new four districts by the Federal Capital Territory Administration, the original inhabitants of Abuja have opted for integration rather than resettlement and compensation of Abuja natives. 

Recall that the FCT Administration had announced that the creation of 5073 [...]

Mon, 26 November 2018

ARDS begins sale of grains at 50% discount

Agriculture and Rural Development Secretariat, ARDS, of the Federal Capital Territory Administration has commenced sale of grains to FCT residents at half prices.

This 50 percent subsidy sale was announced during last week's flagg-off of the secretariat's "buffer stock programme&qu [...]

Mon, 26 November 2018

2019 elections: challenge of issue based campaigns

Last week, political parties commenced campaigns in line with the electoral timetable and schedule of activities issued by the INEC.






Section 99(1) of the Eletoral Act, 2010 (as amended) provid [...]

Sun, 25 November 2018

Bello canvasses Thai investment, commits to solar power devt

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has said it is ready to assist local and foreign investors to set up businesses in the FCT to explore the huge investment opportunities in the territory, especially in solar power generation and processing of agricultural products for local consumption and [...]

Sun, 25 November 2018

Abuja NGO organizes spelling bee for pupils

As part of efforts to promote excellence in education, a non-governmental organization, Shamudo Spelling, has organized a spelling bee competition for pupils and students in both public and private schools. 

The event, which had about 22 primary and secondary schools participating, attract [...]

Sat, 17 November 2018

FCTA, DAAR move to resolve land dispute

The authorities of the Federal Capital Territory Administration and DAAR Communications, owners of AIT and Raypower, are working to resolve the lingering land dispute between them. 

Recall that DAAR Communications and successive FCT Administrations had locked horns over a decade on a porti [...]

Sat, 17 November 2018

FCTA creates four new districts, to allocate 5,000 plots

The FCT Administration will generate 5,073 plots of land from the four new districts designed recently in the Phase IV south of the Federal Capital City. 

The four new districts; Mamusa North, Mamusa East, Parfun North and Parfun South, have been designed based on neighborhood concept of v [...]

Sat, 17 November 2018


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