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Bello pledges support to newly elected council officials

Federal Capital Territory Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has promised to work closely with all the newly elected area council chairmen and councillors, irrespective of their political parties.
The minister gave the assurance when officials of the FCT Press Corps met with him last week in his of [...]

Tue, 26 April 2016


INEC issues certificates to 6 chairmen-elect, 62 councillors

Following the successful conclusion of the FCT area council elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, last week issued certificates of return to six chairmen-elect and sixty two councillors in the six area councils.
Presenting the certificates at the International Conferenc [...]

Tue, 26 April 2016


Cardinal Onaiyekan disclaims online publication

The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has once again issued a disclaimer on the content of publication by some online media, alleging they had an interview with him.
In statement signed by the personal secretary to the Cardinal, Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Ojeifo, titled "Disclai [...]

Tue, 26 April 2016


NAS holds ’citizen’ rally in Abuja

As part of efforts to mainstream the participation of citizens in governance beyond the electoral process, the National Association of Seadogs, NAS, aka Pyrates Confraternity, has held an awareness rally in Abuja ahead of its public enlightenment summit. 
The group said plans have been conc [...]

Tue, 26 April 2016


Service Delivery: Residents commend FCT Call Center

Some residents of Abuja have described the FCT Call Center as a responsive unit of the FCT administration given its timely responses to queries and follow-ups on such issues.
The residents also appealed to the FCTA to upgrade the Call Center to a full department for efficient service delivery.&n [...]

Tue, 26 April 2016


Group wants Gbagy indigene as AMAC secretary

As the newly elected chairman of AMAC, Hon. Abdullahi Candido, tinkers with those to appoint on assumption of office, a group of Gbayi speaking community in Orozo has enjoined to appoint one of theirs as the council secretary.
Congratulating the new AMAC boss for his victory at the just conclude [...]

Tue, 26 April 2016


N1.6BN FCT BAILOUT: CHAIRMEN IN TROUBLE OVER PADDING

Investigation indicates that trouble is looming for outgoing chairmen of the six area councils in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, over padding of bailout funds by over N300 million out of the N1.6 billion recently released to them by the FCT administration.
However, chairman of Abuja Municip [...]

Sun, 17 April 2016


Lugbe residents frown at monthly hike in electricity tariff

Residents of Lugbe in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, have frowned at the continuous hike in electricity tariff.
Speaking with our correspondent on the issue, Mrs. Chineye Nnadi, said government should call the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, to order as the increment has gone [...]

Sun, 17 April 2016


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