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USAID, FCTA sign $45million agreement to boost primary healthcare services

Nigeria's Federal Capital Territory Administration has entered an agreement with the United States Agency for International Development, USAID, to provide technical expertise to assist the administration meet its health improvement goals.


Thu, 17 December 2020

Yelutide: Group supports 500 vulnerable women in FCT and environs

Ahead of the Christmas celebration, an Abuja based Non Governmental Organisation, Helpline Foundation for the Needy Abuja, has rolled out its reach-out programme for over 500 vulnerable women across the territory and nei [...]

Mon, 14 December 2020

FCTA mulls first ever ‘no-income’ housing







The Federal Capital Territory may soon be home to one of the first ever ‘no-income’ housing units in the country, as the Abuja Property Development Company, A [...]

Mon, 07 December 2020

Appeal Court upholds Maryam Sanda’s death sentence for killing husband

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has upheld the death sentence passed on Maryam Sanda for the killing of her husband, Biliyaminu Bello.


A three-member panel of the appellate court led by Justice Stephen Adah, on Friday, dismissed Ms Sanda’s appeal.

The court said the 20 g [...]

Mon, 07 December 2020

FCT House of Representative member loses wife

A federal lawmaker representing AMAC/Bwari Federal Constituency in theof the House of Representatives, Hon. Micah Jiba, reportedly lost his wife over the weekend.

A family member, who announced the passing, said the deceased passed sudden on Friday, December 4/11, 2020.

According to him, [...]

Mon, 07 December 2020

Minister tasks newly promoted police officers on work ethics

The FCT Minister, Mal. Muhammad Bello has charged newly promoted police officers posted to the territory to always put the nation and the people first in the discharge of their duties.

Bello gave the charge while decorating 20 newly promoted inspectors and Sergeants of the FCT Police Command wi [...]

Mon, 07 December 2020

Covid-19: Senate lauds FCT minister, Attah, others

The Nigerian Senate has applauded the FCT Administration for its effective handling of the Coronavirus outbreak in the territory, especially during the lockdown.


The Senate Committee on FCT particularly singled out the Comrade Ikahro Attah led, Enforcement team for their contribut [...]

Mon, 07 December 2020

FCTA vows to tackle poverty, sanitation in rural communities

FCT Minister of State, Dr. Ramatu Aliyu, has expressed the commitment of the FCT Administration to reducing multi-dimensional poverty levels and achieving set targets in water, sanitation and hygiene.

The minister, who expressed this commitment during the official inauguration of Abaji Water Tr [...]

Mon, 07 December 2020


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