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Health scribe hails Kwali hospital mgt

By Donald Iorchir Secretary of Health and Human Services Secretariat in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Barrister Amanda Pam, has commended the management of Kwali General Hospital for making the hospital a befitting health care centre. She made the commendation ...

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…Unions laud FCTA over staff promotion

By Abdullahi Muhammad Joint Unions of Action Committee (JUAC) of the Federal Capital Territory Administration and Federal Capital Development Authority (FCTA/FCDA) has commended the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, for the “sweeping measures the ...

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Scrap dealers to partner FG on Ajaokuta Steel

By Donald Iorchir President of the National Association of Scrap Waste Dealers Employers of Nigeria (NASWDEN), Comrade John Egaji Obeh, has stressed the readiness of the association to provide necessary assistance to government to revamp Ajakuta Steel Company. Obeh, who ...

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FCTA promotes over 3, 000 officers

By Abdullahi Muhammad Over 3, 000 staff of FCT Administration including former Acting Directors have been elevated to various grades following the 2016 promotion and confirmation exercises held by the Administration. As a result, 46 Acting Directors have been confirmed ...

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Principal urges students on discipline

By Donald Iorchir Principal of Junior Secondary School (JSS), Zuba, in Gwagwalada area council, has charged the students to be discipline. He gave the charge recently at an orientation lecture organised by the school Authority for the newly admitted JSS ...

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Imported bananas take over Abuja markets

Imported banana, with low prices, has flooded Abuja markets, raising concerns about the country’s food security, the livelihoods of banana farmers and traders as well as the health of consumers. An investigation by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) at ...

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KACCIMA president, AMAC chair, others for awards

By Baba Yusuf Abuja President of Kano Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (KACCIMA), Alhaji Dalhatu Abubakar, Sokoto State Board of Internal Revenue, Alhaji Musa Muhammed Maccido, and Chairman, Bwari Area Council, Hon. Musa Diko are among personalities shortlisted ...

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Council presents 2018 budget

… By Donad Iorchir Kuje area council has presented its 2018 budget estimates after the Executive Council Management Committee completed a three-day budget retreat in Kaduna to consider the council budget. The 2018 budget was named a budget for consolidation ...

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Kuje chair harps on self-reliance

By Donad Iorchir The Chairman, Kuje area council, Alhaji Abdullahi Danladi Galadima, has appealed to residents of the council, especially unemployed women and youths to take advantage of the free skills acquisition opportunity created by the Council and learn some ...

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AMAC tackles indiscriminate waste disposal

By Baba Yusuf Authorities of the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) have vowed to sustain the rejuvenated battle against indiscriminate waste disposal and other environmental nuisances through exhaustive enlightenment and sensitisation residents. This, according to them, is to help them ...

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Garaku police rescue 4 kidnap victims

  By Godwin Tyonongu Garaku Police Division, in the neighboring Nasarawa state, has disclosed that there was kidnapping between Agwan Mayo and Sabon Gida villages, where four key personalities of the society were kidnapped. Police sources said the next day, ...

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Abuja: A city swamped by a sea of posters

In the absence of an enabling law, the Abuja Metropolitan Management Council of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), has resorted to threats and sensitization in order to reduce the menace of indiscriminate pasting of posters in the nation’s capital ...

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Bello flags off Apo-Wasa dual carriageway

Abdullahi Muhammad As part of moves to deliver the next phase of the administration’s roadmap for infrastructural development and provision of social services in the satellite towns and rural communities, Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mallam Muhammad Musa ...

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US envoy lauds FCTA on use of HIV AIDS funds

By Abdullahi Muhammad Visiting United States Deputy Secretary of State, John Sullivan, has commended the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) for judiciously utilising grants received from the US government for HIV/AIDS intervention programmes. Sullivan made this remark, Tuesday, when he ...

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FCTA inaugurates meat haulage committee

  By Abdullahi Muhammad In a bid to ensure wholesome meat consumption in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), the Agriculture & Rural Development Secretariat has inaugurated a committee on meat haulage for Abuja residents. Secretary of Agriculture & Rural Development ...

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Motor company ‘rips off’ FCTA

By Abdullahi Muhammad Elizade motors, one of the authorised dealers of Toyota Motors in Nigeria, has allegedly defrauded the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) to the tune of over N7.6 million in the pretext of refurbishing one 32-seater Model T ...

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