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Land encroachment: AMMC tackles military

The Abuja Metropolitan Management Council, AMMC, last week ordered a stop-work on the ongoing earthworks by labourers purportedly engaged by the military on a portion of land located at Kuje junction, off Airport road, belonging to the Nigerian Police. 

AMMC officials, who stormed the site [...]

Sat, 09 February 2019


Market mgt: Traders rate AMML high

Traders in the Federal Capital Territory, have rated the Abuja Markets Management Limited best facility/ market managers in the territory. 

The Corporate Affairs Manager, Abuja Markets Management Limited, Mr. Innocent Amaechina, in a statement said the award was presented during the 2019 N [...]

Sat, 09 February 2019


FCT SEB director bags meritorious award

 

A youth organisation under the aegis of African Youth for Peace Assembly, AYPA, has awarded the acting director and secretary of FCT Secondary Education Board, Mrs. Nanre Emeje, with the "African Personality Amazon” award for service delivery. 

Speaking during the [...]

Sat, 09 February 2019


Ex-FCT PDP chair joins APC, minister reels out promises

The FCT All Progressives Congress, APC, last week received a former chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alh. Yunusa Suleiman, popularly known as, Y.Y.

Receiving the decampee, the FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, stated that by his action, Suleiman was simply returning home, noting [...]

Sat, 09 February 2019


Kuje Special school rape scandal: Ministry vows stiff action

The Federal Ministry of Education has vowed to deal decisively with anyone found culpable in the alleged rape of a six-year old male pupil in the FCT School for the Deaf and Physically Challenged.

Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Sonny Echono, said this while speaking to journalists during [...]

Sat, 09 February 2019


Patients desert FCTA hospitals …Lack facilities, personnel

Investigations have revealed that dearth of electricity supply, poor funding, obsolete equipment, shortage of personnel and insecurity have forced patients to flee hospitals owned and managed by the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA. 

Our correspondent gathered that these chal [...]

Mon, 28 January 2019


ARDS embarks on recertification of cooperative societies

As part of efforts to ensure service delivery, the Agriculture and Rural Development Secretariat through the office of the Chief Registrar of Cooperatives office in the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA has embarked on recertification and revalidation of cooperative societies. 

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Sat, 26 January 2019


Bello urges farmers, others to plan with NiMet rainfall data

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, has called on farmers in the FCT and other parts of the country to leverage on the 2019 seasonal rainfall prediction made available by the Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, in planning their farming activities for the year. 

Sat, 26 January 2019


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