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Covid-19: AMAC, Gwagwalada epic centers in FCT · Abaji, Kuje report no cases · Night club shut, patrons arrested By Emmanuel OGBECHE

Two months after the first coronavirus index case was reported in Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory, FCT, a mapping of the six area councils’ show that Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, and Gwagwalada area council have emerged as the epic centres of the Covid-19.

 

Sun, 24 May 2020


How Justice Karibi-Whyte died …Buhari, Omo-Agege, Jonathan, Amaechi, others mourn

Just as details of his passing continue to emerge, President Mohammadu Buhari, his predecessor, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, were among several eminent Nigerians who have expressed their condolences on the passing of Justice Adolphus Karibi-Whyte, an eminent jurist and [...]

Sun, 24 May 2020


Inside the FCT Covid-19 fight

May you live in interesting times, so goes a Chinese saying. The Chinese regard this more as a curse than anything else. This is because, “interesting” in this parlance is certainly not a good thing. It signifies turbulence, confusion, anarchy and a lack of stability. COVID-19 has ensured [...]

Sun, 24 May 2020


FERMA awards rehabilitation of Gwagwalada-Dobi Road

The Federal Roads Maintenance Agency, FERMA, has awarded a contract for rehabilitation of road shoulders along the Gwagwalada- Dobi Federal road.

The federal road maintenance engineer in charge of FCT, Engr. Ambrose Omameh, disclosed this to The Abuja Inquirer while on an inspection tour to Gwa [...]

Sun, 24 May 2020


Ramadan: U.S. embassy, partners donate food to families

In recognition of the month of Ramadan, U.S. Embassy Abuja partnered with the KDC Foundation and the Al Habibiyyah Islamic Society have donated a week’s worth of food stuff to 180 families in Kano and Abuja.

Both organizations identified vulnerable families in Abuja and Kano and distribut [...]

Sun, 24 May 2020


FCTA donates respiratory hygiene materials to graded chiefs

As part of effort to mitigate the further spread of the coronavirus pandemic in rural communities of Abuja, the FCT Administration, through its Primary Healthcare Board, has supported 17 graded chiefs with hands and respiratory hygiene materials and non- contact digital infra-red thermometers.

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Sun, 24 May 2020


COVID-19: FCTA relaxes guideline on market operations

The FCT Administration over the weekend, reviewed it's guideline on market operations, by extending business activities in markets across the territory by an extra day.

FCT minister, Mal. Muhammad Bello, at a joint meeting of the FCT COVID-19 Emergency Response Team and the FCT Security Com [...]

Sun, 24 May 2020


Covid-19 : Ministry distributes palliatives to orphanage homes

The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has distributed food items to homes and orphanages in Gwagwalada, Abuja.

 

The gesture is part of ongoing efforts by President Mohammedu Buhari to eliminate economic hardship faced by Nigerians [...]

Thu, 21 May 2020


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