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FCT schools’ feeding to gulp N42mn weekly

A minimum of N42.1million will be spent weekly in feeding pupils in public schools under the Home Grown School Feeding Programme in the Federal Capital Territory.

FCT Minister of State, Dr. Ramatu Aliyu, said a total of 120,300 pupils across the six area councils in the territory will be benefi [...]

Sat, 01 February 2020

Fire service takes anti-bush burning campaign to rural community

As dry season farming activities gather momentum In the Federal Capital Territory, the Department of Fire Service has taken its anti-Bush burning campaign to traditional rulers.

This, the Department said was a measure adopted to reach out to the teeming farming populations through the tradition [...]

Sun, 26 January 2020

Minister, council chairmen pay tribute to ex-Bwari chair, Dara

Minister of the FCT, Malam Muhammad Bello, has paid glowing tribute to the late former Chairman of Bwari Area Council, Hon. Isa Dara, describing him as an elder statesman, peacemaker and gentleman.

The FCT Minister led an entourage of prominent FCT citizens to Bwari on a condolence visit to the [...]

Sun, 26 January 2020

Bello charges media, stakeholders, to protect public infrastructure

Minister of the FCT, Malam Muhammad Bello has charged the media, residents and other stakeholders in the Abuja project to join hands with the administration to build the federal capital of their collective dreams.

The minister made the call when he received the management of DAAR Communication [...]

Sun, 26 January 2020

Bello warns FCT will no longer harbor drug traffickers

Drug peddlers have been advised to move their business out of the nation’s capital as the FCT Administration says it will not allow the FCT to become a haven for illicit drug operations and users.

The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, who gave the advice when he received the new FCT Nat [...]

Sun, 26 January 2020

Alleged infractions: Group wants AMAC chair impeached

A group under the aegis of Civil Society for Human Rights and Rehabilitation, has petitioned the legislative arm of Abuja Municipal Area Council in the territory to investigate an alleged infractions committed by the chairman of the council, Hon. Abdullahi Candido.

The group also accused the co [...]

Sun, 26 January 2020

FCTA warns land owners over underdeveloped plots

The FCT Department of Development Control has warned allottees of undeveloped lands in service area to develop them or risk revocation.

Director of the department, Town Planner Muktar Galadima, gave the warning when he led an enforcement team to remove shanties at Jabi District, in Abuja.

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Sun, 26 January 2020

AfDB to spend $250M on water, sanitation in FCT

The African Development Bank, AfDB, has revealed that the bank will invest the sum of $250million in the Federal Capital Territory Water and Sanitation Integrated project, aimed at improving water supply and sanitation in the satellite towns.

The Senior Director of African Development Bank, Mr. [...]

Sun, 26 January 2020


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