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Firm commissions ultra-modern market in Bwari

Two years after, the newly completed remodeled Maitama ultra-modern market located in Kubwa, Abuja, was commissioned last week. 

Engr Rabiu Sa’id, the Director, H & I Const. Ltd., the firm that handled the remodeling of the market, said from an initial number of 300 makeshift sta [...]

Sat, 09 March 2019

Director hails Bello, Ohaa on prudence

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, and the permanent secretary, Sir Christian Ohaa, have been commended for ensuring prudent management of financial and human resources. 

FCT Director of Treasury, Ismaila Ishiaku, disclosed this while speaking with members of [...]

Sat, 09 March 2019

SDS, NOA sensitise Abuja youth on violence-free elections

Youths in the Federal Capital Territory have been implored to avoid violence during and after the just concluded area council elections. 

In particular, the youth are advised not to allow themselves to be used as a tool for violence in the hands of desperate politicians.  

Sat, 09 March 2019

IWD: Helpline makes case for gender balance


As the world celebrates the International Women's Day, IWD, an Abuja based non-governmental organization, Helpline Foundation for the Needy, has called on women to be economically viable aimed at forging a more gender-balanced world. 

The group said the day will be used t [...]

Sat, 09 March 2019

AMMC to subject ‘aged buildings’ to integrity test

The Abuja Metropolitan Management Council, AMMC, has given the indication that it will subject all aged buildings around the metropolis to rigorous integrity test, as part of precautionary measure to mitigate building collapse in the territory. 

Coordinator of AMMC, Umar Shaibu, disclosed [...]

Sat, 09 March 2019

Food vendors smile to bank in Abuja

Food vendors in most polling units in the Federal Capital Territory made brisk business as most electorate besieged their makeshift tents in search of food, our correspondent reports. 

The vendors, who prepared noodles and jollof rice, arrived most polling units as early as 5.45am to beat [...]

Mon, 25 February 2019

MNCH week: FCTA targets 900,000 children

No fewer than 900,000 children in the Federal Capital Territory are set to enjoy free health facilities based services from second round of the Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Week, MNCHW, in the territory. 

The MNCHW is a week set aside to deliver a package of key maternal, newborn, an [...]

Mon, 25 February 2019

Be transparent to contributors, ARDS tasks cooperatives

The Agriculture and Rural Development Secretariat, ARDS, has tasked the over 500 cooperative societies in the Federal Capital Territory to be transparent in their operations, improve on the welfare of their cooperators and be accountable to them.

Chief Registrar of Cooperatives under the ARDS, [...]

Sun, 17 February 2019


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