Tag: FCT

236 Nigeria residents contract coronavirus

Abdul Jimoh- November 19, 2020

Two hundred and thirty-six Nigeria residents have contracted coronavirus (COVID-19) in the past 24 hours, according to official statistics. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control ... Read More

COVID-19 won’t stop our support for Nigerian child says UNICEF

Abdul Jimoh- November 6, 2020

UNICEF says the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) will not stop its support and interventions toward the welfare and protection of rights of children in ... Read More

673,183 people have been tested for COVID-19 in Nigeria – NCDC

Abdul Jimoh- November 6, 2020

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced an additional 180 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID19) infections in the country, bringing the total ... Read More

NECO Examinations to resume Monday

Abdul Jimoh- November 3, 2020

National Examinations Council (NECO) said that the suspended 2020 Senior School Certificate Examinations (SSCE) will resume nationwide on Monday. This was disclosed by the Head ... Read More

COVID-19: NCDC announces 72 new infections

Abdul Jimoh- November 3, 2020

The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 72 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known on ... Read More

Afforestation: NGO tasks FCT residents on tree planting

Abdul Jimoh- September 16, 2020

An NGO, Chamber of Good Governance Initiative, on Wednesday called on residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)  to plant trees in their areas to ... Read More

COVID-19: FCTA to ensure adequate food supply in FCT

Abdul Jimoh- September 8, 2020

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), on Tuesday in Abuja expressed determination to ensure adequate food supply to cushion the effects of COVID-19 on residents. ... Read More

Minister reiterates commitment to reposition FCT administration

Abdul Jimoh- August 25, 2020

The FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, has reiterated the commitment to reposition the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) for efficient and effective service ... Read More

FG reviews 2020 draft FCT court sentencing guidelines, practice direction

Abdul Jimoh- August 17, 2020

The Federal Government on Monday reviewed the 2020 Draft Federal Capital Territory Courts Sentencing Guideline and Practice Directions, geared towards the effective implementation of the ... Read More

NDLEA seizes 3,546kg hard drugs, arrests 205 suspects in FCT

Abdul Jimoh- August 10, 2020

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), FCT Command, says it seized 3,546.632 kilograms of hard drugs from January to July. The NDLEA, FCT Commander, ... Read More

Community policing: FCT minister advocates involvement of council chairmen, traditional rulers

inno.korie- August 9, 2020

The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello has called for active involvement of Area Council Chairmen and traditional rulers in the recruitment and deployment processes of ... Read More

IHRC approves FCT Chief Judge’s nomination to represent Nigeria in ICC

Abdul Jimoh- July 7, 2020

The International Human Right Commission (IHRC) has endorsed Justice Ishaq Bello, Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory to represent Nigeria in the International Criminal ... Read More

Don’t stigmatise persons diagnosed, treated for COVID-19 , FCT minister warns

Abdul Jimoh- June 10, 2020

The FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, has warned against discrimination against persons who have been diagnosed with the COVID-19 infection in the territory. Aliyu ... Read More

Easing of Lockdown: FCTA urges workers residing outside Abuja to remain at home

inno.korie- May 2, 2020

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has directed federal workers residing outside Abuja to remain in their respective states of residence pending the lifting of ... Read More

Lockdown: FCT emergency agency assures equitable distribution of palliatives

inno.korie- April 25, 2020

FCT Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has assured equitable distribution of the Federal Government palliatives to the vulnerable persons to cushion the impact of the lockdown ... Read More

COVID-19 Lockdown: FCT Minister Extends Market Opening Hours

Henry Solomon- April 24, 2020

The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammed Bello has approved the extension of business hours for Markets in Abuja to operate from 8a.m. to 3p.m. on Wednesdays ... Read More

Lockdown: FCT residents take to jogging to overcome boredom

Abdul Jimoh- April 7, 2020

Many residents of the Federal Housing Estate and Lugbe community, a satellite district of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, have taken to jogging as a ... Read More

FCT IRS Targets N100bn Revenue Collection in 2020

Henry Solomon- March 8, 2020

The Federal Capital Territory Internal Revenue Service (FCT IRS) says it is targeting to collect N100 billion revenue in the territory in 2020. The Executive ... Read More

FCTA arrests 123 traffic offenders, convicts 110

inno.korie- February 21, 2020

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has arrested 123 traffic violators and convicted 110 from Monday to Friday. Malam Wadata Bodinga, Director of FCT Directorate ... Read More

FG to build capacity of nurses, midwives in Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- February 21, 2020

The Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH), has promised to build the capacity of nurses and midwives in the country in order to ensure delivery of ... Read More