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Abuja Catholic Archbishop wants FG to review land policy

The Cardinal Archbishop of Abuja Catholic Archdiocese, His Eminence, Rev Dr John Onaiyekan, has urged the federal government to review its policy on land so as to facilitate the housing policy in the country.

Onaiyekan considered it an irony that the government which should through its policies [...]

Thu, 31 December 2015

Igbo back Candido, Onuchukwu for AMAC chair

The Ohaneze Ndigbo and Ibo Community Assembly, ICA, has endorsed Hon. Adamu Candido and Lawrence Onuchukwu of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the AMAC chairmanship in the forthcoming area council election slated for March 16.

The groups, through the paramount ruler of Ndigbo in the [...]

Thu, 31 December 2015

Cleric urges Christians to propagate peace

A clergy with the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Gwagwalada, Air Commodore Emmanuel Oisamoje, has charged Christian faithful to emulate Jesus Christ in propagating peaceful coexistence in society.

In a chat with The Abuja Inquirer when he bagged peace ambassador award of t [...]

Thu, 31 December 2015

APC supporters celebrate Giri’s victory in Gwag

Factional supporters of the All Progressive Congress, APC, in Gwagwalada have come out en mass to celebrate the recent victory of the incumbent chairman of the council, Hon. Abubakar Giri over his main rival, Alh. Garba Jibrin, in a keenly contested primary of the party.

The supporters gathered [...]

Thu, 31 December 2015

Gwag PDP flag bearer task INEC on credible poll

The flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Gwagwalada Area Council, Hon. Abdullahi Yunusa, has tasked the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to be impartial and provide level playing ground to all political parties participating in the 2016 FCT area council poll.

The [...]

Thu, 31 December 2015

FCT minister hosts Abuja natives at Christmas

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Mallam Muhammad Bello, last week hosted natives of Abuja during the Christmas festivities, even as he assured that the FCT Administration would work assiduously to consolidate on the gains achieved by the prevailing inter-religious harmony being enjoyed in th [...]

Thu, 31 December 2015

INEC FCT begins continuous voter registration Jan 13

Ahead of the March 19 area council elections in the Federal Capital Territory, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has approved January 13-17 as dates for the Continuous Voter Registration, CVR exercise. 

According to a statement issued by the Resident [...]

Thu, 31 December 2015

IDPs: Heritage academy holds fund raising

As part of efforts to raise funds to cater for the Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, Heritage Academy, FCT, has organized its maiden music concert. 

The concert tagged; “Remembering the Oppressed,” saw the pupils rendering various song presentations, depicting the suffering o [...]

Thu, 31 December 2015


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