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Bello lauds AMMC for ‘salvaging’ abandoned vehicles



Minister of FCT, Malam Muhammad Bello, has commended the management of Abuja Metropolitan Management Council, AMMC, for refurbishing the agency’s broken-down vehicles and machinery rather than procuring new ones.

The minister gave this commendation when [...]

Sun, 11 March 2018

FCTA gives police quit notice from Galuwyi Shere resettlement

The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has called on some personnel of the Nigeria Police Force, occupying one of its resettlement sites in Galuwyi Shere, to vacate the place to allow contractors complete renovation of work on schedule. 

Director, Resettlement and Compensation [...]

Sun, 04 March 2018

FCTA to clear illegal settlements on railway corridors

Preparatory to the opening of test run to the public, the Federal Capital Territory Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has directed relevant FCTA agencies to clear all illegal settlements and structures obstructing the FCT railway corridor and station access ways.

Malam Bello gave this charge when [...]

Fri, 02 March 2018

NGO fetes over 3000 widows in Abuja

A non-governmental organization, Tally Multi-Purpose Cooperative Society, announced its entry into the FCT by bringing succour to no fewer than three thousand women, mostly widows. 

The humanitarian event which took place at Social Development Secretariat auditorium had beneficiaries mostl [...]

Fri, 02 March 2018

FCTA targets 500 for youth empowerment

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has keyed into the Accelerated Agriculture Development Scheme, AADS, of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN. 

Secretary for Agriculture and Rural Development Secretariat, Hon. Nzekwe Stanley, stated this in Abaji area council at the flag-off of the [...]

Fri, 02 March 2018

FCTA targets 500 for youth empowerment

The Mandate Secretary of Social Development Secretariat, SDS, Alhaji Oladimeji Hassan, has revealed that over 500 FCT youths will participate in the forthcoming youth empowerment program aimed at engaging them in trainings that will improve their skills and make them self-reliant. 

The sec [...]

Fri, 02 March 2018

Multiple taxation: Private school owners battle FCTA

Indications have emerged that war is brewing between the Federal Capital Territory Administration and operators of private schools in the nation's capital over alleged multiple taxation imposed on private school owners. 

The group under the aegis of National Association of Proprietors [...]

Fri, 02 March 2018

FCT Police Boss Inaugurates Illegal Firearms Taskforce

The Federal Capital Territory Commissioner of Police, Mr. Sadiq Abubakar Bello has inaugurated the Command Joint Task Enforcement Team headed by the Assistant Commissioner of Police in charge of Operations, ACP Olumese Valentine.

The inauguration is in compliance with the directive of the Inspe [...]

Thu, 01 March 2018


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