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Buhari has laid foundation for national development - FCT minister

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, has called on Nigerians to support President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election bid, saying the president has laid the solid foundations that will take the country to the next level. 

Bello, who spoke when the Buhari Contin [...]

Mon, 10 December 2018


Bello canvasses 5yrs moratorium on strikes by labour

 Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, has pleaded with labour unions to place a 5-year moratorium on strikes and all forms of industrial action.

The minister made the plea in Abuja when the Association of Resident Doctors, FCTA chapter, as well as the FCT Chapte [...]

Mon, 10 December 2018


SEB tasks principals on reappraisal of standard

The management of FCT Secondary Education Board led by Hon Yahaya Muhammad has called on the 62 senior secondary school principals to re-appraise their performance as schools embarked on first term holiday. 

Speaking during a meeting with the school heads, the board chairman said as the fi [...]

Mon, 10 December 2018


Candido commissions microfinance bank

 

As part of efforts to boost small scale businesses, the Chairman of Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, Hon. Adamu Candido, last week commissioned the AMAC microfinance bank. 

He said that the objective of the financial institution is to open a new door of opportunities to th [...]

Mon, 10 December 2018


National sports festival lights up Abuja

The National Sports Festival has lit up the Federal Capital Territory, just as the game has revived the national stadium. 

The event began earlier on Friday with the handover of the festival torch to the FCT minister, as the host city in a colourful event at the Abuja city gate. 

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Mon, 10 December 2018


Minister solicits media support for health budget

Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has called on Nigerian media to support the implementation of the health sector budget. 

The minister made the call while speaking at a conference organized by the Association of Nigeria Health Journalists, ANHEJ, in Abuja. 

Adewole note [...]

Fri, 07 December 2018


NGO to scale up advocacy on violence against women

Sure Smiles Women and Children Advocacy Initiative, a non-governmental organization, has said the group will continue to step up advocacy for the elimination of violence against women in society.

The group also called on government at all levels to initial policies aimed at eliminating violence [...]

Fri, 07 December 2018


AMAC chair unveils roadmap for sustainable dev’t

Chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, Hon. Adamu Candido, has unveiled a roadmap for sustainable development christened the "Next Chapter", aimed at increasing transformation through accelerated inclusive development. 

Candido while unveiling the Next Chapter, last week, [...]

Fri, 07 December 2018


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