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Ahmed warns against indiscriminate land use redesign

The Director  Department of Urban and Regional Planning,  Tpl. Zaliha'u Ahmed, has appealed to the staff of the Department to be extra careful in how they propose redesign of plots already committed to individual allottees as this has created problem for the authority over the [...]

Sat, 18 May 2019


Accredited FCT schools get certificate

As part of efforts to make education a priority with adequate access and qualitative for its teeming school age in the Federal Capital Territory, the Secretary for Education, Dr Bala Liman, presented certificates of accreditation to 84 schools in FCT. 

Explaining the process before present [...]

Sat, 18 May 2019


Candido warns AMAC officials against confiscating assets

Following the expiration of three years tenure of political office holders, Chariman of Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, Hon. Abdullahi Candido, has cautioned them against carting away assets belonging to the council. 

Candido while admonishing them, reminded that a good name is better [...]

Sat, 18 May 2019


Principal harps on values of community-students relations

The principal of Junior Secondary School, JSS, Deidei, Alh Rabiu Kola, has harped on the values of community-students relationship.

He said it would bring relative peace between students and the host community. 

He made this known when our correspondent visited the school recently t [...]

Sat, 18 May 2019


Alleged sexual harassment: NHRC commences public hearing

The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, on Thursday commenced hearing on the alleged harassment of vulnerable women during a recent raid of night clubs operating within undesignated places in Abuja, the nation's capital.

It was learnt that both officials of FCT Administration and repres [...]

Sat, 18 May 2019


7 Years After, Police Launch Manhunt For Alleged Murder Suspect

Seven years after declaring Toby Christopher wrongfully wanted for the murder of his aunt, Ms. Felicia Bayo, the police have said they are still on the case.

Trouble for started for Christopher sometime in 2012 when his adopted aunt did not wake up from her sleep in their one room apartment in [...]

Fri, 17 May 2019


U.S issues new visa guidelines for Nigeria

Visa applicants up for renewal in Nigeria are now to appear in persons as the United States Embassy in Nigeria has foreclosed waivers for renewals effective Tuesday, May 14, 2019.

In a press release by the embassy made available to The WHISTLER, said the “Dropbox” process has been s [...]

Tue, 14 May 2019


56 Nigerians for 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship Program

No fewer than 56 young Nigerians will be participating in the 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship, the U.S. Mission to Nigeria has announced.

The fellowship program which is for six weeks is expected to commence on June 17.

The Mandela Washington Fellowship is the flagship program of the [...]

Sun, 12 May 2019


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