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Torrential rainfall leaves one dead, several missing in Gwagwalada


At least one person has been confirmed dead and several others missing following the heavy rainfall that flooded most parts of the FCT over the weekend.
The rains which started around 3am on Saturday, left several persons wounded and some buildings collapsed in Gwagwalada Area Council of [...]

Sun, 26 July 2020


Bello task council chairmen on human capital dev’t

The Minister of the FCT, Muhammad Bello, has admonished the six Area Council Chairmen of the FCT to focus on human capital Development in the developmental agenda of their domains.

 

The Minister said this when the six Council Chairmen paid him a worki [...]

Sun, 26 July 2020


Sallah celebrations: FCTA warn against makeshift ram markets

The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has rejected a proposal by the ram dealer’s association to create makeshift markets to meet customers’ demands in the forthcoming Eid-el-Kabir celebration.

 

Chairman of the FCT Ministerial Task Force on City Sanitation [...]

Sun, 26 July 2020


FCTA drums support for local entrepreneurs

 The Federal Capital Territory Administration has pledged its continued support towards the development of local entrepreneurs in the territory, as a means of growing the Small and Medium Scale Enterprises, SMEs, sector of the economy.

 

FCT Minister, Muhammad Bello, while rece [...]

Sun, 26 July 2020


653 abandoned structures to undergo integrity test

Management of the Development Control Department, of the Abuja Metropolitan Management Council, have said the department will be carrying out intensive integrity test on all 653 abandoned structures scattered in the territory.

 

Director of the department, Murkta Galadima, said a nu [...]

Sun, 26 July 2020


NSCDC nab 7 suspected vandals, illegal petroleum dealers in FCT

No fewer than seven persons have been arrested and paraded by the FCT Command of the Nigeria Civil Defence and Security Corps, NSCDC, for vandalising public infrastructure and  illegal sales if petroleum products.

 

 

 

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Sun, 19 July 2020


International support for OCI Foundation’s ArOY Campaign grows, as American CDC, NextGenU, and multiple varsities endorse initiative

The OCI Foundation’s Arm our Youths (ArOY) Health Campaign received a huge international boost a few days ago, as a number of the world’s powerful institutions and universities indicated support for the novel, life-saving initiative.

 

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Sat, 18 July 2020


SDGs 2030 : Governments should pay attention to resourcing, budgeting, monitoring, evaluation ....Adirieje

 

Chairman of the Nigeria Civil Society Organizations Strategy Group on the Sustainable Development Goals, CSOSG-SDGs-Nigeria, Dr. Uzodinma Adirieje, has called on the Federal, States and Local Governments to pay more attention to resourcing, budgeting, management, monitoring and e [...]

Sat, 18 July 2020


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