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Ember months: FRSC flag off campaign in Lokogoma

The Lokogoma unit command of Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has flagged off its ember month’s campaign with a view to educating the motoring public on safety protocol.

The FCT sector commander, Mr. Gora Wobin, represented by the head of operations, Ochi Oga, appealed to motorists more e [...]

Sat, 07 December 2019


Bello drums support for private sector

The Minister of the FCT, Malam Muhammad Bello, has reiterated the commitment of the Administration to support private sector institutions that would add value to the economic development of the nation’s capital.

Malam Bello stated this at the foundation stone laying ceremony of the head o [...]

Sun, 24 November 2019


ODF 2025: Minister calls for private sector participation

The FCT Administration has called for more private sector participation to enable the country achieve its Open Defecation-Free, ODF, goal by 2025.

FCT Minister of State, Dr. Ramatu Aliyu, called for greater commitment especially at a time when President Muhammadu Buhari's administration has [...]

Sun, 24 November 2019


Over 1000 athletes to meet in Abuja for para-powerlifting world cup

Over one thousand athletes from over 70 countries are expected to converge on the federal capital territory, Abuja, for the 2020 Para Powerlifting World Cup.

The event which serves as the qualifiers for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, will see physically challenged persons from across the globe c [...]

Sun, 24 November 2019


Abuja natives urge FCTA to employ indigenes in rural schools

Indigenes of the Federal capital territory, wants the FCT Administration to give utmost priority to Abuja natives while recruiting teachers into the additional secondary schools recently approved.

The indigenes under the aegis of the Coalition of FCT Indigenous Association, say the employment o [...]

Sun, 24 November 2019


FMC Jabi records birth of first quintuplet babies

Federal Medical Center, Jabi, has recorded the successful birth of its first set of quintuplet babies since the establishment of the hospital.

The Head of Clinical Services of the hospital, Dr. Felix Bolorunduro, said the medical feat was achieved following a successful Invitro Fertilization, I [...]

Sat, 23 November 2019


FCTA pledges commitment to end sexual and gender violence

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has pledged its commitment to end sexual and gender based violence in the territory with the support and intervention of the Rule of Law and Anti-Corruption, ROLAC, programme of the British Council.

FCT Minister of State, Dr. Ramatu Aliyu, gave the c [...]

Sat, 23 November 2019


NGO moves to check stigma against sickle cell patients

A non-governmental organisation, has called on the general public to help end the stigma against sickle cell disease in the country.

The Abuja based organisation, LA’ Grace Sickle Cell Foundation, has said the call has become necessary as many Nigerians are well informed about the disease [...]

Sat, 23 November 2019


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