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FCTA flags off 2018 farming season, targets 20,000 farmers

To ensure adequate food production for the growing population of the FCT, and create other products in the agricultural value chain, the FCT Administration has flagged off the 2018 farming season with the distribution of farm inputs to farmers. 

The administration said 20,000 farme [...]

Fri, 18 May 2018

48 days of captivity NCWS calls for Leah release


The National Council for Women’s Societies, NCWS, has joined millions of Nigerians to urge President Muhammedu Buhari to do everything possible to ensure the release of Leah Sharibu, the only Dapchi school girl yet to be released by Boko Haram terrorists after 48 days in captivity. [...]

Wed, 09 May 2018

Free school feeding: FCTA targets 1,000 pupils


The Federal Capital Territory Administration has revealed that it is targeting 1, 000 pupils in Kwali, Bwari and Gwagwalada area councils in the implementation of National Home Grown Feeding School Programme, HGFSP. 

Making this disclosure, FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, [...]

Wed, 09 May 2018

246, 000 Uncollected PVCs: FCTA to partner INEC on voters’ education

The Federal Capital Territory Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has assured the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, of his administration’s readiness to partner with the commission to sensitize residents to come forward to collect their Personal Voter's Cards, PVCs. 

A [...]

Wed, 09 May 2018

FCT area councils share N2.2bn in March

The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has disbursed the sum of N2.2 billion to the six area councils as their share of statutory allocation for the month of March 2018. 

FCT Permanent Secretary, Sir Christian Ohaa, who made the disclosure during the Joint Account Allocation C [...]

Wed, 09 May 2018

FCDA unveils police post in Galuwyi Shere resettlement

Ahead of the planned relocation and resettlement of some FCT indigenous communities to Galuwyi Shere Resettlement site, the Federal Capital Development Authority, FCDA, has unveiled a police post to boost security in the area. 

The security facility, which is one of the four police posts b [...]

Sun, 06 May 2018

Over N5 billion lost to public asset vandals as FCTA moves to restore vandalized assets.


Federal Capital Territory Administration has lamented the huge burden posed by the vandalism of public assets and critical infrastructure, which it has estimated to run into billions of naira.  

The Administration, while decrying damage toward [...]

Sun, 06 May 2018

Union calls for FCTA restructuring make case for civil service commission

The Joint Unions Action Committee, JUAC, of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has called for restructuring of the administration in line with the Dissolution Order1 of 2004 for efficient service delivery.  

Also, the group has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari and th [...]

Sun, 06 May 2018


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