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Abuja Bureau De Change Robbery…

An Army Captain Hussein Ishaku Mshelia and two operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS), have been arrested for robbing a Bureau De Change in Abuja of N310 million, while three others and four soldiers are on the run.

The soldiers and DSS operatives are alleged to have robbed the Bu [...]

Mon, 07 December 2015


Kachikwu forecasts rise in demand for OPEC crude in 2016

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has predicted a rise in demand for OPEC crude in 2016 by 1.2 million barrels per day to average 30.8 million barrels per day, leading to a more balanced market.

A statement by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, sai [...]

Mon, 07 December 2015


Ben Bruce donates wardrobe allowance to widows

The Senator representing Bayelsa East, Mr. Ben Murray Bruce of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has donated half of his wardrobe allowance to widows in his community at Akasa, Bayelsa state.

The senator made the donation at the weekend.

“I fulfilled my vow to give half my wardrob [...]

Mon, 07 December 2015


Opening of Wine Celler Sekmart, Abuja

L R: Mr Cantet Emmanuel and Dr. Abiye Sekibo at the opening of Wine Celler @ Sekmart, Abuja, last Saturday.

 

Sun, 06 December 2015


FCT NUT elects new officials

The Nigerian Union of Teachers, NUT, has elected new officials to run its affairs.

The newly elected chairman of the NUT in the FCT, Comrade Stephen Knababyi, has assured members of quality leadership aimed at taking education in the territory to greater height.

He also reiterated his co [...]

Fri, 04 December 2015


Kuje chair picks nomination form for second term

A head of the 2016 FCT Area Council elections, the chairman Kuje area council, Hon. Ishaku Shaban, has picked nomination form promising to deliver more dividends of democracy when re-elected. Speaking to his supporters in Kuje, Shaban promised to give priority to the welfare of the people as well as i [...]

Fri, 04 December 2015


FCTA, butchers parley on hygienic meat processing

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has warned butchers in the territory to desist from using tyres to roast hide as research has shown that tyres contain highly toxic materials that constitute great risks to consumers. 

The director in charge of Agriculture Services in the FCT Ag [...]

Fri, 04 December 2015


Why I am running for AMAC chair - Yamawo

A chairmanship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, Hon Ishaku Yamawo, said he is in the race to because he understands the plight of those at the grassroots.

Yamawo, who addressed the press at the party’s FCT office on Thursday, said [...]

Fri, 04 December 2015


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