Austine ELEMUE

Hard time awaits those defacing Abuja –AMMC

The Abuja Metropolitan Management Council, AMMC, has warned that it will not fail to prosecute person, or groups who continue to deface structures in the Federal Capital City, FCC.

Speaking to journalists during a recent sensitization campaign, the Coordinator of the Abuja Metropolitan Manageme [...]

Thu, 09 November 2017

FCTA to partner NTDC on tourism development

The FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has given the indication that the administration plans are afoot to reposition Abuja as a conference destination in Africa and as a hub for domestic tourism and investment.  

Bello gave this insight while receiving the management team of the Nig [...]

Thu, 09 November 2017

‘Operation Show Your Certificate’: Panic Grips FCTA Staff

Move by the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, to verify certificates of is generating disquiet amongst members of staff, The Abuja Inquirer has learnt.

The administration, our correspondent gathered, has concluded plans to embark on verification of certificates of all categories o [...]

Mon, 06 November 2017

Bello: Easing city traffic congestion

For years, residents of the Federal Capital Territory, especially those in the satellite towns, are faced with the challenge of traffic gridlock to their various places of work, especially during peak hours. In this report, our FCT correspondent, Austine ELEMUE, examines the efforts of [...]

Fri, 03 November 2017

Street lighting: AEDC Assures Bello of Immediate Improvement

Hope for a significant and immediate improvement on power supply for Abuja streetlights was rekindled last week when the Managing Director of the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, Engr. Ernest Mapwaya, visited the minister.  

FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, had [...]

Thu, 02 November 2017

Bello moves to tackle Karmo market gridlock


Residents and motorists along Gwagwa –Karmo may soon heave a sigh of relief as the Federal Capital Territory Administration has moved to construct the road connecting the Jeremiah Useni Way Lifecamp, Gwarimpa with the Karmo Fish Market Road.

The project when complete [...]

Thu, 02 November 2017

Maina moves to reposition education in FCT

The Secretary for Education in the FCT, Sen. Isa Maina, has vowed to reposition the education sector, just as he urged officials of the secretariat to be more prudent with resources and avoid extra-budgetary spending in order to move the sector forward.

Maina made this call while making his ope [...]

Thu, 02 November 2017

STDD embarks on projects tour of rural areas


As part efforts to ensure rapid infrastructural development in the rural communities across the territory, the coordinator, Satellite Towns Development Department, STDD, Hon. Tanko Yamawo, has inspected some ongoing project sites in Abaji and Kuje area councils, respectiv [...]

Thu, 02 November 2017


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