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AEPB intensifies clean-up in major markets

As part of efforts to rid the Federal Capital City of dirt, the Abuja Environmental Protection Board, AEPB, has carried out a general clean-up exercise in some major markets and other public places in the territory.  
In particular, officials of the board during the exercise aimed at ensuri [...]

Sat, 05 November 2016


AMMC director commends Dei-Dei clean-up exercise

Following the clean-up exercise at the Dei-Dei regional market, the Acting Coordinator, Abuja Metropolitan Management Council, Hajia Safiya Umar, has said that the administration is a responsive one.  
Umar who spoke through the Head, Special Duties, Abubakar Makama, said this during an ins [...]

Sat, 05 November 2016


Bello embarks on completion of roads in Abuja

The FCT Administration has resumed works on stalled major road projects within the Federal Capital City aimed at completing the 10-lane Airport (Umaru Musa Yar’Adua) and Kubwa (Murtala Muhammed) Expressways by the end of December 2016. 
Some of the sites visited were the locations of [...]

Sat, 05 November 2016


FCTA begins implementation of CBN anchor borrowers’ prog

The Federal Capital Territory Administration through its Agricultural and Rural Development Secretariat, ARDS, has intensified effort towards the smooth implementation of the Anchor Borrowers’ programme, ABP, of the Central Bank of Nigeria in the FCT. 
To this end, the administration [...]

Sat, 05 November 2016


Charge Bala to court, or grant him bail, groups tell EFCC

A coalition of human rights group, Citizens for Justice Network, CJN, has appealed to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to charge the former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Senator Bala Mohammed, to court or grant him administrative bail.  
The CJN made up of Pe [...]

Sat, 05 November 2016


FCTA raids beggars’ hideout, confiscate dangerous weapons

The Abuja Environmental Protection Board, AEPB, and the Ministerial Task on Environment, have raided a hideout of suspected beggars and scavengers in Wuse Zone 4, Abuja where dangerous weapons were recovered.  
AEPB Director, Mrs. Oluwatoyin Olanipekun, who made this disclosure last week, s [...]

Sat, 05 November 2016


4yr old die in Abuja school building collapse

Tragedy struck last week when the walls of Monsouri International Nursery and Primary located in Kado village, Abuja, caved in, killing one while two other pupils of the school sustained injuries.    
The unfortunate incident occurred while the victims, who are pupils of the collapsed [...]

Sun, 30 October 2016


U.K. High Commission, Chevening Alumni Hold Major Summit

**Discuss Nigerian economy
All is now set for the British High Commission in Nigeria, to host a leadership summit to reconnect and engage with Nigerians who were awarded the British Chevening Scholarships between 1984 and 2015. 
For this landmark gathering, the High C [...]

Sun, 30 October 2016


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