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Abandoned babies: Culprits to provide children’s upkeep - FCTA

The Social Development Secretariat, SDS, of the FCTA has said it will soon roll out a mechanism to address the incessant and alarming rate of child abandonment in the territory.

According to the Acting Secretary of the SDS, Dr. Safiya Umar, the Administration will be getting culprit involved in [...]

Sat, 12 October 2019

FCTA intensifies demolition of illegal structures in parks and garden

Operators and developers of Parks and Gardens in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, have been asked to obey the rules and regulations guiding the activities of such designated places or face the wrath of the law.

The Parks and Recreation Department of the FCTA warned that nobody will be spared [...]

Sat, 12 October 2019

Kidnap: FCTA revoke 5year old road contract

Authorities of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, have revoked the five year old contract for the construction of Kuje-Pegi road handled by M/S.Varellen Construction Company.

The decision followed the recent kidnapping of nine residents along the Pegi-Kuje road where a 12 year [...]

Sat, 12 October 2019

FCTA moves LEA Wuye smooth for academic session

Pupils of the Local Education Authority Primary School, Wuye, have been relocated to the LEA primary, Wuse-Zone 6, to avoid disrupting the 2019/2020 academic session.

The director of Universal Basic Education Board, Education Secretariat of the FCTA, Dr. Adamu Noma, said the relocation became n [...]

Sat, 12 October 2019

Bello harps on girl-child education

The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has said that the education of the girl-child is critical for the advancement of any nation.

The minister, who made this statement to mark the celebration of 2019 International Day of the Girl-Child, noted that the girl-child deserves to be celebrated, co [...]

Sat, 12 October 2019

Infrastructure: FCTA, Nasarawa mulls development commission

Plans are underway for the establishment of a joint development commission that would help fast track infrastructural development in Nasarawa state and the Federal Capital territory, Abuja.

This came to light when the Nasarawa state governor, Engr. Abdullahi Sule, led a delegation on a courtesy [...]

Sat, 12 October 2019

Bello credits first term successes to FCTA staff

The FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has attributed some of the successes recorded during his first tenure to the support he got from staff of the FCT Administration.

Bello, who stated this while declaring open the maiden edition of the FCT Chapter of Joint Union Action Committee Week, said [...]

Sat, 05 October 2019

FCT minister criticize killing of ’one chance’ suspects

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, has condemned the recent killing of the three suspected traffic robbers at Dutse Alhaji, describing the mob action as act of lawlessness.

The Minister while reiterating the FCT Administration's resolve to reduce crime to the b [...]

Sat, 05 October 2019


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