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Dutse-Alhaji road project not abandoned - FCDA

Despite the widespread speculations that the expansion work on the Dutse-Alhaji road may have been abandoned due to funding issues, the FCT Administration insists that the project is still ongoing.

 

The Executive Secretary, Federal Capital Development Authority, FCDA, Dr. Jibrin Um [...]

Mon, 28 September 2020


Insecurity: FCTA mulls solar energy for schools

As part of measures to tame the rising spate of insecurity in the nation’s capital, the FCT Secondary Education Board, SEB, says it will be embarking on a massive solar electrification project in select secondary schools across the territory.

Already, the board has installed over 810 unit [...]

Mon, 28 September 2020


US. supports Nigeria with $2.1mn to study impact of Covid-19

The United States Government has announced that it was supporting Nigeria to conduct a household survey to determine the extent of COVID-19 transmission in the states of Gombe, Enugu, and Nasarawa. 

The assistance is through the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC, and aim [...]

Mon, 28 September 2020


Patients, health worker’s safety should be prioritised- Iden

The chief executive officer, Occupational Health and Safety Managers, Mr. Ehi Iden, has stressed the need for patients and health workers’ safety to be prioritised.

Iden said this at an event organised to commemorate the World Patients Safety Day held in Abuja.

According to him, th [...]

Mon, 28 September 2020


Nigeria at 60: ‘How our leaders failed us’

As Nigeria marks 60 years of independence from British rule on October 1, 2020, amidst gruelling national challenges, reflections on its history of leadership, governance and terms of corporate existence are dominating discussions as these factors have inadvertently set the country on the [...]

Mon, 28 September 2020


Covid-19 has ‘disappeared’ from Abuja – Residents · Parties, religious gatherings back in full swing · People should own ‘their safety’ – FCTA

Most residents of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, have concluded that the coronavirus pandemic was no more in the territory as protocols put in place by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control, NCDC, and the FCT administration are now largely observed in the breach.

Findings by The Abuja [...]

Mon, 28 September 2020


COVID-19: Group seeks improved welfare for elderly

As the world adjusts to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on citizens, a non-governmental organisation in the FCT has called for more attention on the welfare of the elderly.

The NGO, Pause Old Peoples' Home, says the call has become necessary, seeing that the elderly are the most vulnera [...]

Mon, 28 September 2020


BBNaija Lockdown: Laycon emerges winner

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The highly anticipated finale of the Big Brother Naija lock-down season came to an end Sunday with rapper/singer/songwriter Laycon announced as the winner.

Mon, 28 September 2020


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PhotoDutse-Alhaji road project not abandoned - FCDA

Despite the widespread speculations that the expansion work on the Dutse-Alhaji road may have been abandoned due to funding issues, the FCT Adminis [...]

28 September 2020

PhotoInsecurity: FCTA mulls solar energy for schools

As part of measures to tame the rising spate of insecurity in the nation’s capital, the FCT Secondary Education Board, SEB, says it will be e [...]

28 September 2020