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Minister task parents to fight cultism, drug abuse

Parents and guardians in the nation’s capital have been asked to restore family values in the society by working hard to eliminate vices of cultism and drug abuse especially amongst children and women.

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Mal. Muhammad Bello, gave the charge wh [...]

Sun, 23 February 2020


Ground rent: FCTA to revoke debtors’ properties

Property owners in the federal capital territory who fail to pay their ground rent may be heavily sanctioned, as the administration has threatened to have such properties revoke.

The director of the Abuja Geographic Information Systems, Isa Jalo, said the administration arrived at this decision [...]

Sun, 23 February 2020


Traffic team issues ultimatum to Nyanya park operators

Operators of the Nyanya Transport Terminal may be ejected from the premises for failing to operational standard practice of operating a park.

The FCT Special Ministerial Task Team on Traffic Management last week issued a 7-day ultimatum to operators of the park to fix several alleged anomalies [...]

Sun, 16 February 2020


FCTA plans to generate revenue from cultural sites

The FCT Minister of State, Dr. Ramatu Aliyu, has disclosed plans to transform all cultural sites in Abuja to tourists destination so as to serve as revenue generation mechanism.

She stated this yesterday during the official flag off of the Aje'Sinda Cultural and Community Empowerment Scheme [...]

Sun, 16 February 2020


Polio: FCTA to immunize 976,003 children

No fewer than 976,003 eligible children across the FCT have been targeted for immunization in the First Round of the 2020 National Immunization Plus Days, NIPDs.

FCT Minister of State, Dr. Ramatu Aliyu, who stated this during the Flag off ceremony of 2020 National Immunization Plus Days (NIPDs) [...]

Sun, 16 February 2020


Child Abuse: 7 guardians arraigned before FCT family court

No fewer than seven persons are said to be standing trial before the FCT family court for various child abuse offenses, the Gender Department of the FCT Social Development Secretariat has hinted.

The Director of the department, Dr. Agnes Hart, who expressed worry over the increasing rate of chi [...]

Sun, 16 February 2020


FCTA moves to domesticate National Teacher Policy

Plans are underway to review and domesticate the National Teacher Education policy in the FCT, in other to enhance teachers' welfare for better service delivery.

The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello who disclosed this at the second combined convocation ceremony of FCT College of Education [...]

Sun, 16 February 2020


Coy moves to reduce unemployment rate in Gwags

The management of Ummays Hummayd Energy Ltd, Gwagwalada, has said that the company would continue to provide employment opportunities to youths in the area.

The director, Alh. Mohammed Lawal, disclosed this when the company opened a new outlet of the filling station at Kasuwan Dare Gwagwalada.< [...]

Sun, 09 February 2020


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