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Bello charges surveyors on high cost of projects reduction

FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has appealed to the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors, NIQS, to prevail on its members across the country to come up with measures that would help reduce the high cost of projects in the country. 
The minister, who made the call when a delegation f [...]

Sun, 05 June 2016

Service delivery: Residents commend FCT Call Center

Some residents of Abuja have described the FCT Call Center as a responsive unit of the FCT administration given its timely responses to queries and follow-ups on such issues.
The residents also appealed to the FCTA to upgrade the Call Center to a full department for efficient service delivery.

Sun, 01 May 2016

FCTA releases N76.5mn JICA counterpart funding

The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has released N76.5 million being its counterpart funding for the execution of various projects in the territory by the Japanese government through the Japan International Cooperation Agency, JICA.
FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, disclosed w [...]

Sun, 01 May 2016

FCTA intensifies efforts to eradicate polio

The Federal Capital Territory Administration will intensify poliomyelitis immunization exercise in order to completely eradicate the disease. 
FCTA permanent secretary, Dr. Babatope Ajaikaiye, gave the assurance during the flag-off of the FCT 2016 African Vaccination Week at Saburi communit [...]

Sun, 01 May 2016

Sanitation: FCTA solicits for media support

The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has expressed the commitment to strengthen its partnership with the media to further sensitize residents on environmental sustainability.
FCT permanent secretary, Dr. Babatope Ajakaiye, gave the commitment while meeting with some media executiv [...]

Sun, 01 May 2016

FCT minister inaugurates land appeals committee

In order to institutionalize machinery for quick dispensation of justice on all land appeals and petitions in Abuja, FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has inaugurated a 10-member committee. 
The minister inaugurated the committee last week in his office to promptly address appeals and pet [...]

Sun, 01 May 2016

INEC issues certificates to 6 chairmen-elect, 62 councillors

Following the successful conclusion of the FCT area council elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, last week issued certificates of return to six chairmen-elect and sixty two councillors in the six area councils.
Presenting the certificates at the International Conferenc [...]

Tue, 26 April 2016

NAS holds ’citizen’ rally in Abuja

As part of efforts to mainstream the participation of citizens in governance beyond the electoral process, the National Association of Seadogs, NAS, aka Pyrates Confraternity, has held an awareness rally in Abuja ahead of its public enlightenment summit. 
The group said plans have been conc [...]

Tue, 26 April 2016


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