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Bank donates food items to Helpline Foundation

In recognition of its outstanding role in empowering rural women and the less privileged, Ecobank Nigeria Plc, has donated assorted food items to Helpline Foundation for the Needy, Abuja. 

The donation according to the bank is part of efforts to partner with non-governmental organisations [...]

Fri, 06 April 2018


World Urban Forum: FCTA partners UN habitat to consolidate gains

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, has indicated that FCT Administration is committed to harnessing the benefits of the recently concluded World Urban Forum in Malaysia. 

Bello, who made this disclosure when the Programme Manager, UN Habitat, Mallam Kabir Yari [...]

Sat, 24 March 2018


FCTA pulls down structures in GSM village

 

The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, through the Development Control Department, last week, pulled down clusters of makeshift structures used for leisure near the GSM village, in Wuse Zone 1. 

Our correspondent learnt that the operation which was execut [...]

Sat, 24 March 2018


Police nab Bello over N38m fraud

The police have arrested one, Terhemba Tsuum, 39, for impersonating the FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, and defrauding unsuspecting members of the public of N38 million. 

Parading the suspect, last week at FCT Police Command, PPRO, Anjuguri Manzah, said, "upon report of the matter [...]

Sun, 18 March 2018


AEPB, FRSC clash over environmental contravention

Serious pandemonium broke out in the Zone 7 area of the FCT last week following a fracas between security personnel and officers of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, in Abuja over environmental contravention. 

It was learnt that the FRSC officers engaged in fisticuffs with soldiers and [...]

Sat, 17 March 2018


FCTA disburses N2.4bn to area councils in January

The Federal Capital Territory Administration disbursed the sum of N2, 419, 343, 771.26 billion to the six area councils being monies accruing to the councils for the month of January, 2018. 

The figure represents about 1.06 percent increase when compared to N2.2 billion the Federal Capital [...]

Fri, 16 March 2018


Bello set to open up new districts in Abuja

At last, the Federal Capital Territory Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has given indication that his administration will soon open up new districts with a view to easing pressure on the city. 

Bello, who made this disclosure in Abuja when a delegation from the House of Representati [...]

Fri, 16 March 2018


State of Education in FCT: Education scribe weeps

It was a sight to behold as the secretary of the Federal Capital Territory Education Secretariat, Senaor Isa Maina, could not hold back tears during the just concluded inspection of public schools by the State Education Board, SEB, in the nation’s capital.

Members of the board were left s [...]

Sun, 11 March 2018


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