Traders protest over planned demolition of Nyanya market

Hundreds of traders last week staged a protest over the planned demolition of the popular Nyanya market by the authorities of Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, in collaboration with Federal Capital Development Authority, FCDA.

Specifically, the aggrieved traders mostly women and youths, were [...]

Fri, 11 November 2016

Bello assures UniAbuja of certificate of occupancy

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, has assured the management of University of Abuja of its Certificate of Occupancy, C/O after due identification and verification.

Also, the minister has implored tertiary institutions to think outside the box in view of the presen [...]

Fri, 11 November 2016

Residents indict FCTA Over

Residents of the Federal Capital Territory have lamented the poor water quality supplied to homes by the FCT Water Board in recent time.

Subsequently, residents have expressed fear of possible epidemic if urgent steps are not taken by the Federal Capital Territory Administration to address the [...]

Fri, 11 November 2016

CSO’s call for proactive judiciary

In a bid to strengthening the judiciary in the country, Civil Society Organisations under the aegis of One VOICE in collaboration with Human Rights Law Service, HURILAWS, has called on the government to ensure a proactive judiciary.

Making this known in Lagos during a media parley, the Se [...]

Thu, 10 November 2016

Pilgrimage: NCPC Targets zero abscondment

The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission, NCPC, Evang Tor Ujah, has stressed the commitment of the commission to ensure that Nigerians to this year’s pilgrimage to the Holy Land will not have any avenue to abscond.

According to him, the commission will be work [...]

Thu, 10 November 2016

2Face Idibia, Juliet Ibrahim, Tony Elumelu & others nominated for African Merit & Humanitarian Awards 2016

Organizers of the annual African Merit & Humanitarian Awards have confirmed that a number of personalities, including Veteran Singer, 2Baba Innocent Idibia, as well as Ghana Actress, Juliet Ibrahim, and One of the Biggest Entrepreneur in Africa, Tony Elumelu will be honoured at the 2016 ed [...]

Sun, 06 November 2016

Helpline foundation partners Miss Gbagyi on vocational training

Helpline Foundation for the Needy has offered to train no fewer than 50 Gbagyi ladies in assorted vocational skills as part of its economic empowerment programme in order for them to become self-reliant.  
President and founder of Helpline Foundation, Mrs. Jumai Ahmadu, dropped this hint wh [...]

Sat, 05 November 2016


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The General Manager Benue State Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency, BERWASSA, Engr. Ejembi Ella, has said that most rural projects under the [...]

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The African Union Commission through the Citizens and Diaspora Directorate, CIDO, in collaboration with the International Dialogue Centre, KAICIID, [...]

12 November 2016