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Devt Control to demolish Abuja mega church

Indications emerged last week that the bulldozers of Development Control of the Federal Capital Territory Administration is set to pull down the ongoing church construction along Keffi--Abuja road due to lack of approval.
The mega Pentecostal church, World Royal City Church, located between Kugb [...]

Fri, 15 April 2016


FCT minister tasks estate surveyors on rent reduction

Members of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers, NIESV, have been charged to find a viable solution to address the high cost of accommodation in the nation's capital.
FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, who gave this charge last week while receiving members of NIESV who p [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016


Bello charges media owners on staff welfare

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, Malam Muhammad Bello, has charged media owners to take very seriously the welfare of their staff rather than spend their scarce resources on frivolities on awards to people who do not merit such awards.
Also, the administration has reiter [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016


FCTA DOT proceeds on pre-retirement leave

The Federal Capital Territory Administration’s Director of Treasury, Alhaji Ibrahim Bomai, has proceeded on pre-retirement leave in line with civil service procedure.
Our correspondent learnt that the FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, had approved Bomai’s pre-retirement leave after [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016


Butchers move to enhance hygiene in Gwags

The Association of Butchers in Gwagwalada Area Council has elected new executives to pilot the affairs of the association for the period of four years, just as the body has vowed to ensure hygienic processing of meat to consumers.
Those elected are Alh. Aminu Lawan, chairman, Idris Dodo, secreta [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016


NULGE tasks council chairmen on salary payment

Chairman of the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, Gwagwalada chapter, Comrade Isuwa Isher, has tasked area councils’ chairmen to learn how to pay staff salaries as at when due to avoid industrial dispute.
The chairman spoke to our correspondent during a monitoring exerci [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016


How we saved farmers market from ’total ruin’ - FEMA

The FCT Emergency Management Agency, FEMA, has disclosed that but for its rapid response, the farmers market in Maitama district would have burnt completely. 
Director General of FEMA, Alhaji Abbas Idriss, stressed the importance of distress calls in cases of emergency. 
The DG s [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016


Bello commends residents on peaceful polls

Federal Capital Territory Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has commended residents of the territory for their peaceful conduct during weekend’s area council election.
Bello, who monitored the election exercise at the Gwarinpa I District (Life-Camp), Kubwa satellite town and Jiwa polling sta [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016


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