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We will restructure FCT Command - NSCDC commander

The newly appointed Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Peter Maigari, has said the FCT command under his leadership will be restructured and repositioned to achieve the set mandate of the corps.

Maigari, who made the commitment at his handover ceremony, said his [...]

Mon, 21 June 2021


Ministerial task team clamps down on unpainted taxis

At least 57 vehicles used as unpainted taxis were last week confiscated by the Federal Capital Territory Administration for engaging in commercial intra-city transportation without registration.

The operation which was carried out by officials of the FCT Directorate of Road Traffic Services, DR [...]

Mon, 21 June 2021


FCTA to revoke underdeveloped plots in serviced area

All individuals and corporate bodies who have failed to develop their lands located in serviced areas will soon have such plots revoked, the Abuja Geographic Information System, AGIS, has warned.

The director of Information & Customer Service (AGIS/Lands), Muhammad Sule, said the Administra [...]

Sun, 20 June 2021


Hajj cancellation: FCTA to refund N1.96bn to intending Muslim pilgrims

The FCT Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board may have to refund over N1.96 billion to intending pilgrims who made deposit for the 2021 Hajj, in line with a directive by the National Hajj Commission.

The commission had directed all state hajj boards to make refunds to intending pilgrims as a result of [...]

Sun, 20 June 2021


AMAC chair under fire over abuse of office

Indigenous leaders at Karu Community in Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, have accused the council chairman, Abdullahi Candido, of abuse of power by deliberately distorting the original development plans at primary healthcare centre, PHC, in Karu.

 

Sun, 20 June 2021


Desertification: FCTA to re-enforce 33% land conservation

Authorities of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, says it will henceforth be enforcing the conservation of 33 percent land allocated for development, as stipulated in the 2019 FCT Park Policy.

This according to the FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, will help tackle the worrisome is [...]

Sun, 20 June 2021


FCTA engage Fulani pastoralists on dairy handling

The federal Capital Territory Administration recently engaged Fulani pastoralists and women on modern and sustainable dairy processing, in order to advance sustainability of milk production in the territory.

The training organised by the FCT Agriculture and Rural Development Secretariat, ARDS, [...]

Sun, 06 June 2021


FCTA, IITA partner on improved seed variety for farmers

Farmers in the nation’s capital are assured of bumper harvest this year, as the Agriculture and Rural Development Secretariat of the FCT said it has taken delivery of improved seed varieties that will ensure increased farm yield in the territory.

The effort, the secretariat said is a fall [...]

Sun, 06 June 2021


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PhotoWe will restructure FCT Command - NSCDC commander

The newly appointed Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Peter Maigari, has said the FCT command under his leadership [...]

21 June 2021