My Plans For Women Development - New DG, NCWD, Asabe Bashir

The new Director General and CEO, National Centre for Women Development (NCWD), Dr. Asabe Vilita Bashir, has unveiled her vision for Nigerian women, anchoring it on “re-structure, re-position and re-branding.”

She made this known at her formal take-over on Monday in Abuja.

Mon, 12 April 2021

COVID-19: FCTA vaccinates 40,000

No fewer than 40,000 residents of the nation's  capital territory are said to have received their first shot of the COVID-19 Vaccines since the roll out of the exercise in March.

Mon, 12 April 2021

African women task Nigerian appointee on devt of rural women

Women in Africa want the newly appointed appointed Director General of Nigeria's National Centre for Women Development, Dr. Asabe Bashir, to focus on the development of women in rural communities.




Fri, 09 April 2021

Activities grounded at FCTA, as union begins 3 days warning strike

Government activities were yesterday grounded at the FCT Administration, as workers under the aegis of the Joint Unions Action Committee, JUAC, made good their threat to embark on a 3 day warning strike over the non-implementation of the FCT Civil Service Commission Act.


Tue, 06 April 2021

Police arrest 5 suspected kidnappers involved in Kiyi abduction

The FCT Police Command has arrested five suspects at Kuje and Daki-biu in connection to the recent kidnappings at Kiyi village.

The suspects were said to have been arrested during a coordinated intelligent operation between Friday 26th to Sunday 28th March, 2021, by Police operatives from Dawak [...]

Mon, 05 April 2021

FCTA scales up sensitisation on environmental sanitation

The FCT Administration says it is scaling up sensitisation on proper environmental practices among residents in order to reduce the impact of poor sanitation on communities.

FCT Minister of State, Dr. Ramatu Aliyu, who disclosed this during the flagged off of inclusive sensitization on environm [...]

Mon, 05 April 2021

2021 budget: Reps receive FCTA N299.9bn proposal

The Federal Capital Territory Administration last week presented its N299.9billion budget estimate for 2021 fiscal year before the House of Representatives.

FCT Minister, Mal. Muhammad Bello who made the presentation before the House Committee on FCT, classified N215.9 billion out of the total [...]

Mon, 05 April 2021

FCTA earmarks N5bn for agro-industrial zones

The FCT Administration said it has set aside the sum of N5 billion as counterpart funds for the actualization of the Special Agro-industrial Processing Zone, SAPZ, in the nation's capital.

Chairman, Project Implementation Committee, Prof. Muhammad Usman, who made this disclosure at a stakeh [...]

Mon, 05 April 2021


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