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Media, not free from its own challenges - Shehu Sani

Chairman, Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debt, Shehu Sani, has said that though the media in the country has come a long way, it is not free from its’ own challenges.

Sani stated this while speaking on Freedom, Good Governance and Nation Building, during the Nigeria Union o [...]

Tue, 08 May 2018

FCDA unveils police post in Galuwyi Shere resettlement

Ahead of the planned relocation and resettlement of some FCT indigenous communities to Galuwyi Shere Resettlement site, the Federal Capital Development Authority, FCDA, has unveiled a police post to boost security in the area. 

The security facility, which is one of the four police posts b [...]

Sun, 06 May 2018

Over N5 billion lost to public asset vandals as FCTA moves to restore vandalized assets.


Federal Capital Territory Administration has lamented the huge burden posed by the vandalism of public assets and critical infrastructure, which it has estimated to run into billions of naira.  

The Administration, while decrying damage toward [...]

Sun, 06 May 2018

Union calls for FCTA restructuring make case for civil service commission

The Joint Unions Action Committee, JUAC, of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has called for restructuring of the administration in line with the Dissolution Order1 of 2004 for efficient service delivery.  

Also, the group has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari and th [...]

Sun, 06 May 2018

AMMC clears unlawful structures along Kubwa road

In its determination to keep Abuja clean, the Abuja Metropolitan Management Council, AMMC, has cleared illegal structures along the Outer Northern Expressway (Kubwa road), from Mpape junction down to Kubwa. 

AMMC Coordinator, Umar Shuaibu, who led personnel of the Ministerial Joint Taskfor [...]

Fri, 27 April 2018

FCT minister decorates CSO with new rank

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, has decorated the Chief Security Officer, CSO, attached to his office, Rasheed Ahmed with the new rank of Superintendent of Police, SP. 

Bello, assisted by the FCT Commissioner of Police, Sadiq Bello, during the brief [...]

Fri, 27 April 2018

Helpline foundation to host 2018 girl-child summit

As part effort to provide a platform for the Nigerian girl-child to realize her potential, Helpline Foundation for the Needy, Abuja, has concluded plans to hold the second edition of ‘Girl Realise Your Potential Summit."

In a pre-event press briefing in Abuja, founder of the group, D [...]

Fri, 27 April 2018

FCTA to complete Idu industrial park infrastructure

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has assured investors of its determination to ensure early completion of the Industrial Park phase 2 at Idu and make it ready for use by local and foreign investors. 

FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, gave the assurance at the FCT Day at the j [...]

Sat, 21 April 2018


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