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Uniabuja ASUU earmarks N104m for secretariat

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, University of Abuja chapter, has earmarked N104 million to build a new secretariat at the main campus. 

At the foundation laying ceremony, National President of the union, Dr. Nasir Fagge, praised the executives of the union for initiating su [...]

Sun, 14 February 2016

APC candidate canvases for votes in Kwali

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kwali area council, Hon. Joseph Shazin, has called on residents to support his party by ensuring that the Peoples Democratic Party is voted out of power in the forthcoming area council elections. 

Shazin, who was speaking to The Abuja [...]

Sun, 14 February 2016

Only genuine manufactures will get land Bello

Federal Capital Territory Administration has stated that allocation of land in the Abuja industrial zones will be for only genuine manufacturers that have the capacity to develop it for the purpose the plots are earmarked for within a time frame. 

FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, who ma [...]

Sun, 14 February 2016

Police arrest two over gay marriage in Jiwa

Two suspected gays were penultimate Saturday, February 6, 2016, arrested by the police in Jiwa, a suburb of Abuja, as they were about consummating their union at King’s Land Hotel hosted.

The Abuja Inquirer learnt that selected guests were waiting for the ‘couple’ walk in the [...]

Sun, 14 February 2016

Billboard: Police avert PDP, APGA clash in Abuja

Tension is mounting ahead of the March area council poll as the police on Saturday averted a political crisis in Kuje Area Council, over campaign billboard.

But for the intervention of a team of policemen from Kuje division, the peace of the sleepy town may have been shattered following a fraca [...]

Mon, 08 February 2016

Bello proposes reward for cleanest area council

The FCT Administration has already put mechanism in place to reward the cleanest area council, minister of the territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, has disclosed.

The minister who made the disclosure at the flag-off exercise of the household and community sanitation exercise in Kwali, on Saturday, [...]

Mon, 08 February 2016

Electricity tariff hike: FCT residents, labour kick

Electricity consumers in the nation’s capital continue to frown on the N9.60 per kilo watts hour increase in electricity tariff, describing the development as draconian and an indication of government’s insensitivity to the plight of the masses.

Residents of Abuja now pay N24.30k ag [...]

Mon, 08 February 2016

City mgt: Bello, directors trade blames

Indications have emerged that trouble is brewing in the Federal Capital Territory Administration between the minister, Mallam Muhammad Bello and some key departmental directors over the management of the city.

Both parties have continued to trade blame on the poor state of the nation's capi [...]

Mon, 08 February 2016


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