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IMN: Abuja natives task FG tougher measures

Natives of Abuja have urged tougher measures against members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, accusing them of rape and physical assault on women in local communities of the Federal Capital Territory. 

The natives said failure by the federal government to urgently address the secur [...]

Sat, 24 August 2019

SDS nabs woman for assaulting 12yr old in Dei-Dei

The Social Development Secretariat, SDS, has apprehended one Mrs. Chioma Agina Anyima, for allegedly brutalizing her 12-year old house help, Miss Chinyere, in Dei-Dei, in Bwari Area Council. 

The SDS apprehended Chioma, who is a mother of two and wife to a lawyer, following complaints from [...]

Sat, 24 August 2019

Flood: AMAC, FEMA engage district heads, councillors

As part of measures to mitigate flooding, district heads and elected councillors in Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, have been drilled on efficient prevention and flood control aimed at safeguarding lives and property. 

Specifically, the community leaders, lawmakers and other stakeholde [...]

Sat, 24 August 2019

Nasarawa village head identifies kidnapper in restaurant

The Nasarawa state police command has arrested one of the suspects that allegedly kidnap Alhaji Jibrin, the village head of Hunki, Awe local government area of the state. 

Investigation revealed that the suspect was apprehended at an eatery where the village head had also gone to eat.  [...]

Sat, 24 August 2019

STDD flags off tree planting campaign in schools

As part of efforts to sustain the culture of reforestation in the nation's capital, the Satellite Towns Development Department, STDD, has flagged off its 2019 annual tree planting campaign at the LEA model primary school Kubwa. 

FCTA permanent secretary, Sir Christian Ohaa, charged res [...]

Sat, 24 August 2019

Mixed feelings greet Bello’s assumption of office

The reappointment of Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, as minister of the Federal Capital Territory by President Muhammadu Buhari was received by mixed feelings by staff and residents of the territory. 

Our correspondent gathered that before his assumption of office for a second tenure, staff and [...]

Sat, 24 August 2019

300,000 Abuja residents vaccinated against polio

No fewer than 300, 000 residents of Galuwyi community, off Mpape, in Bwari Area Council, have been vaccinated against polio infections. 

The residents were vaccinated by a medical team put together by the Rotary Club of Abuja, Maitama District and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporatio [...]

Sat, 17 August 2019

Abaji chairman tasks Muslims on good conduct

The chairman of Abaji area council, Alh. Abdulrahman Ajiya, has tasked Muslim faithful to emulate the life style of Prophet Muhammad. 

He made the call when he paid a Sallah homage to the Ona of Abaji, HRH Alh. Adamu Yunusa, and called on Muslims to live in peace with one another even with [...]

Sat, 17 August 2019


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