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Apo-Karshi road suffers further setback, minister differs completion

The planned completion of the Apo-Karshi road before the rainy season may no longer be feasible owing to funding challenges among other issues, the FCT Administration has hinted.

FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, while speaking to journalists shortly after the weekly Federal Executive Council [...]

Mon, 05 April 2021

Nigeria ranks low in protein consumption- Report

A new report by Ipsos Nigeria Limited, a leading market research company, noted that the historical data shows that, Nigeria has a gap in its protein consumption when compared to other global economies.

According to National Bureau of Statistics, Nigeria’s poverty and unemployment rate is [...]

Sun, 28 March 2021

Fintiri scores Bello high on infrastructure devt

Despite their being in separate political parties, the Adamawa state governor, Ahmad Fintiri, has applauded the infrastructure development being recorded in the FCT under the Muhammad Bello led administration.

Fintiri made the commendation recently while answering questions from newsmen when he [...]

Sun, 28 March 2021

FCT intending pilgrims get first dose of Covid- 19 vaccine

Intending pilgrims from the FCT willing to perform this year’s Hajj have started receiving the first dose of COVID-19 vaccination as part of their travel requirements.

Speaking on the exercise, the Director of the FCT Muslim Pilgrims and Welfare Board, Muhammad Dan-Mallam, said the FCT Ad [...]

Sun, 28 March 2021

Registration of private schools will be seamless – FCT education scribe

Proprietors of private schools in the Federal Capital Territory have been assured of seamless accreditation and obtaining registration certificates process by the administration.

The Acting Secretary for Education in the FCT, Leramoh Abdulrazaq, made this known at the presentation of the 14th b [...]

Sun, 28 March 2021

FCT Water Board restores supply to Kubwa, other areas

The week long water scarcity experienced around Kubwa, Gudu, Gwagwalada, Airport road and other areas of the FCT, is expected to end this week, as the FCT Water Board is optimistic it will resolve the technical issues responsible for the scarcity.

The Acting General Manager, FCT Water Board, Da [...]

Sun, 28 March 2021

Stakeholders task Nigerians on national unity

Nigerians have been urged to embrace unity and peace irrespective of political or ethno- regions affiliations, for the country to make meaningfully development among committee of nations.

The call was made at a forum organized by the FCT Archives and History Bureau, to mark the year long, Niger [...]

Sun, 28 March 2021

Stop clogging water channels, FEMA warns FCT residents

As Nigerians await official outlook for this year’s rainy season, the FCT Emergency Management Agency, FEMA, has advised residents to desist from environmental practices that that could lead to flooding.

The agency particularly appealed to residents to desist from acts such as indiscrimin [...]

Sun, 28 March 2021


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