News

FG moves to enhance transparency in FAAC

As part of efforts to improve accountability and provide reliable data on government’s revenue, the Federal Ministry of Finance said it has set up modalities to strengthen and increase the capacity of the post-mortem sub-committee of the Federation Account Allocation Committee, FAAC.

The [...]

Sun, 20 March 2016


FG charges miners on mining development

The Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has charged the Nigeria Mining and Geo-Science Society, NMGS, to partner the federal government towards putting their professional and intellectual abilities to bear on the government’s effort to diversify the economy.

He said [...]

Sun, 20 March 2016


Electricity workers challenge Lai Mohammed to debate

The National Union of Electricity Employees, NUEE, have challenged the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed to a public debate over his comment accusing the workers of sabotaging reforms in the power sector.

General Secretary of the union, Comrade Joseph Ajaero, reacting to Mohammed' [...]

Sun, 20 March 2016


Dozens killed in Russia plane crash

A passenger jet has crashed in the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don killing all 55 passengers and seven crew on board, officials say.

The FlyDubai Boeing 737-800, coming from Dubai, missed the runway as it attempted to land at 03:50 local time (00:50 GMT) on Saturday.

It is not cle [...]

Sat, 19 March 2016


Paris attack suspect Abdeslam arrested

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam has been wounded and arrested in a dramatic raid in Brussels after four months on the run.

Another man arrested, Monir Ahmed Alaaj, was also on a wanted list, Belgian prosecutors said.

Three members of a family accused of harbouring Abdeslam have also [...]

Sat, 19 March 2016


Romney wants Republicans to back Cruz

Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney will vote for Texas Senator Ted Cruz, saying he is "repulsed" by Republican front-runner Donald Trump.

Mr Romney said in a Facebook post that the only way to nominate a Republican is to have an open convention, in which party officials choose [...]

Sat, 19 March 2016


Zuma’s friends ’victims of xenophobic’ attacks

The wealthy South African family accused of wielding undue influence through its links to President Jacob Zuma says it has been the victim of "xenophobic and hate speech".

The family took out two pages in a newspaper it owns to deny the allegations and respond to criticism.

Dep [...]

Sat, 19 March 2016


AEDC holds rally on new tariff

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, Gwagwalada area office, has embarked on sensitization rally for its consumers and stakeholders on the new tariff.

The area manager, Engr Ahmad Baro in an address at the event titled, “Customer enlightenment forum on increase in tariff,&rdq [...]

Sat, 19 March 2016


Search

FCT NEWS

Latest posts

PhotoCrisis looms in FCT hospitals · Doctors decry stagnation · Action embarrasing - FCTA

If the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, does not act fast, then a major crisis is brewing in the territory’s health sector fol [...]

02 June 2019

PhotoCrisis looms in FCT hospitals · Doctors decry stagnation · Action embarrasing - FCTA

If the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, does not act fast, then a major crisis is brewing in the territory’s health sector fol [...]

02 June 2019