Fct News

AEPB to prosecute beggar syndicates

No fewer than three suspected beggars syndicate have been arrested in the Federal Capital Territory by the Special Task Team on Abuja Environmental Protection as part of efforts to raid the streets of Abuja of beggars.

The task team has arrested three notorious syndicates of suspected suppliers [...]

Sun, 16 October 2016

Foundation for elderly holds health outreach in Gwarimpa

A foundation that cares for the elderly; Amanda Elderly Care Foundation, has organised a health outreach in Gwarimpa for the aging population of Abuja.

Founder and president of the group, Amanda Uche Nlemuwa, said the initiative was to reduce the vulnerability of the elderly in Nigeria, stressi [...]

Sun, 16 October 2016

Residents accuse AEDC for missing electric cable in Lugbe

Residents of Lugbe by the former Julius Berger Yard have accused staff of the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, for the missing electrical component from a transformer located by the football field.

Stanley Onukwufor, a resident of the area, said; “for close to a week now we h [...]

Sun, 16 October 2016

Lugbe records average of 14 traffic offenders daily - FRSC

The Lugbe Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has said it records an average arrest of 14 offenders daily and has taken sensitization to religious and traditional institutions to enhance compliance.

Aisha Saad, Commandant Lugbe Unit of FRSC, said that the unit has embarked on series [...]

Sun, 16 October 2016

Kuje chairman inaugurates cabinet

The chairman of Kuje Area Council, Hon. Abdullahi Galadima, has inaugurated his cabinet with a call on politicians to understand the present economic challenges facing the council.
He tasked the newly appointed supervisory councilors and special advisers to work towards complementing his adminis [...]

Sat, 03 September 2016

Ember months: FRSC begins special patrol Along Abuja-Lokoja road

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Yangoji unit command has commenced special patrol along the busy Abuja-Lokaja road, the commander in-charge of the area, Mr. Godwin Samgbaza, has said.
He noted that the unit has put in place measures to enhance public enlightenment in order to engender good [...]

Sat, 03 September 2016

Kwali trains health workers on immunisation

The coordinator, Primary Healthcare, PHC, in Kwali area council, Dr.  Adudu Samuel, has said that the council would focus on training and re-training of  health workers for routine immunisation exercise in the area.
The medical expert disclosed this to The Abuja Inquirer while commenti [...]

Sat, 03 September 2016

Sallah: FCTA extends resumption by 2 weeks

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Mohammad Bello, has approved the review of the 2016/2017 academic calendar for all primary and post primary schools in the FCT
By this new academic calendar, all FCT public schools are expected to resume for academic session on September 18, 2 [...]

Fri, 02 September 2016


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PhotoJabi bomb scare: FCT residents urges greater vigilance

A parcel suspected to be an Improvised Explosives Device, IED, was discovered under the Jabi bridge, near Shoprite shopping mall on Thursday.

11 November 2016

PhotoDRTS to establish data for keke, okada operators

By Ateed YUSUF  
The Directorate of Road Traffic Services, DRTS, has given indication to commence registration of Okada and Keke [...]

11 November 2016