Fct News

Cattle grazing: FCTA prosecutes 16 herdsmen

The Abuja Environmental Protection Board, AEPB, and the FCT Task Team on Environmental Sanitation have arrested and prosecuting herdsmen grazing cattle in the Federal Capital City, Abuja. 
The seven-day exercise so far has seen 36 cows and 38 sheep been impounded, while 16 herdsmen have bee [...]

Sat, 22 October 2016

Vandalism: NSCDC set to partner Nigeria railway

Sequel to the request made by the management of the Nigeria Railway Corporation to partner the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps for protection of its 22 stations across the country, the NSCDC has created a new command to be known as Railway Command. 
This disclosure was made by the [...]

Sat, 22 October 2016

Firm hails Bello over ongoing construction work in CBD

The Royal Pacific Group have commended the FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, over the ongoing reconstruction of Leventis close, which is one of the important internal road arteries in the Central Business District of Abuja. 
The group expressed confidence that the completion of the road w [...]

Sat, 22 October 2016

Bello moves to tackle traffic congestion in city center

In order to reduce traffic problems in the Federal Capital City especially at peak hours, the FCT Administration will give priority attention to the construction of the southern part of the Abuja parkway in the 2017 fiscal year. 
Minister of the territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, made this di [...]

Sat, 22 October 2016

AMAC traffic marshals commence sanctions against wrong parking

In order to tackle traffic gridlock in some major streets of Abuja municipality, the Marshal General of Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC Marshals, Kasim Isyaku Chicha, has called on motorists to cultivate the habit of parking their vehicle at designated areas to avoid having their vehicles impounded [...]

Sat, 22 October 2016

Bello tackles police on FCT road barricades

The Nigeria Police Force has been charged to remove the remaining road barricades around some of its formations in the Federal Capital City since the hitherto security situation has tremendously improved. 

Minister of FCT, Malam Muhammad Bello, gave this charge in his office when the new A [...]

Thu, 20 October 2016

Residents decry infrastructural deficit in Kuduru healthcare center

Residents of Kuduru Community in Bwari Area Council have called on the council to come to their aid by addressing the infrastructural deficit in the primary health centre which is at the verge of collapse. 

Our correspondent gathers that the centre was constructed during the chairmanship o [...]

Thu, 20 October 2016

Abuja natives protest forceful land takeover by army

Abuja indigenes in their thousands came out on Thursday morning to stage a protest over what they described as constant intimidation, harassment and extortion by men and officers of the Nigerian Army who they said illegally claimed title of Tungan Maje community, Zuba, without valid title documents fr [...]

Thu, 20 October 2016