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Abaji engages 136 workers on litter control

Abaji area council has engaged the services of 136 workers to tackle the menace of litter control in the area.

The head of environmental department of the council, Alh. Idris Salihu, made this known in a chat with our correspondent in his office, even as he appreciated the chairman of the counc [...]

Mon, 02 September 2019


Rural roads: FCTA pledges speedy intervention

The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, through its Satellite Towns Development Department, STDD, has expressed resolve to continue embarking on speedy rehabilitation on all rural roads in the territory. 

The director, STDD, Engr. Felix Nwankwo, appealed for calm from all resid [...]

Mon, 02 September 2019


Bello warns against underperformance in agencies, councils

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Malam Muhammad Bello, has warned heads of agencies, departments and the six area council chairmen, that he would not tolerate any act of underperformance. 

He said the duty of building a nation's capital that will meet up with the dreams [...]

Mon, 02 September 2019


Kogi indigenes in Gwagwalada drum re-election support for Bello

Indigenes of Kogi State residing in Gwagwalada area aouncil have continued to drum support for the re-election bid of Governor Yahaya Bello. 

The residents, under the auspices of Governor Yahaya Bello, GYB, movement, gathered to register their support for the governor who emerged the APC g [...]

Mon, 02 September 2019


Police nab 10 suspected cultists in Zuba

The police in Zuba, a suburb of Gwagwalada area council, have arrested 10 suspected cultists. 

Divisional Police Officer, DPO, in charge of Zuba, CSP Yahuza Mohammed, made this known when some traditional rulers paid him a courtesy call, even as he implored them to always work closely with [...]

Mon, 02 September 2019


NUJ tasks FCTA, police on insecurity in Abuja

Disturbed by the spate of rising insecurity in rural communities and the city center of the nation's capital, Abuja, the Nigeria Union of Journalists FCT council has tasked security operatives to step-up the game in tackling security challenges in the territory. 

The position of the co [...]

Mon, 02 September 2019


CAN president, Adeboye, others ask Buhari to scrap Ruga

The President, Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Dr Supo Ayokunle, as well as top members of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria and  other Christian bodies, including the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, on Saturday asked President Muham [...]

Mon, 02 September 2019


Man arrested for allegedly raping 15-year-old

The police in Bariga have arrested one Fatai Nafiu of No 9, Adetoke Street, Bariga for raping a 15-year-old girl (name withheld).

This was contained in a statement signed by the Lagos Command Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana, and made available to journalists in Lagos.

He sai [...]

Mon, 02 September 2019


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