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A threat to Public Health in Abuja.

L-R: Lecturer, Dept of Veterinary & Public Health, ABU, Zaria, Prof. Junaidu Kabir, Registrar, Veterinary Council of Nigeria, Dr. Markus Avong, Chief Veterinary officer and Director, Department of Veterinary and Pest control Services, Federal Ministry of Agric, Dr. Egejuru Eze and president, Niger [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


UniAbuja inducts 26 veterinarians

The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Abuja, has inducted 26 veterinarians at the 4th oath taking ceremony held in the main campus of the institution in Gwagwalada.

Dean of the faculty, Prof. James Ameh, tasked the graduating students to discharge their duties in accordance with the [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


ActionAid: Nigeria lost $3bn on tax breaks to multinationals

ActionAid has cautioned the National assembly over the proposed amendment to the Companies Income Tax Act 2004, as it could be counter-productive to the economic interest of the country. 

The proposed amendment aims to provide additional tax incentives for gas utilization, mining sectors a [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


FCT residents tackle INEC over poor CVR

Residents of Abuja have vowed to protest at the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, FCT office for the inability of the commission to register all eligible voters in the just concluded Continuous Voter Registration, CVR exercise.

Some residents who spoke to The Abuja Inquirer expre [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


Thugs invade APC secretariat over AMAC primaries

The battle for the chairmanship of Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, took a new dimension as suspected thugs with weapons and charms invaded the National Secretariat of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in protest over the alleged imposition of candidate for the FCT council election in Abuj [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


Our plan for satellite towns’ development – Bello

In order to decongest the Federal Capital City, the FCT administration has promised to pay attention to the development of the six area councils and the satellite towns, the FCT minister, Mallam Muhammad Bello, has assured. 

Bello, who gave this assurance while receiving briefs from the FC [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


...frowns at number of addicts, commercial sex workers

The FCT minister, Mallam Muhammad Bello, has challenged the management of the Social Development Secretariat, SDS, to partner with the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, to tackle cases of drug abuse and addiction amongst the youth and vulnerable persons in the territory. 

Bello, [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


Bello slams Kuje chair over poor sanitation

Federal Capital Territory Minister, Mallam Muhammad Bello, has scolded the Kuje area council chairman, Shaban Tete, for poor environmental sanitation of the council, describing Kuje as dirty. 

The minister expressed his displeasure when the council chairman appealed for the completion of t [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


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