Tag: FCT

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

Yuletide: Police intensify patrol, joint operations in FCT

Abdul Jimoh- December 20, 2019

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has intensified patrol, joint operations and raid of black spots to ensure hitch free Yuletide in the territory. ... Read More

UN Women Honours Candido as a ‘He-For-She’ Champion

Henry Solomon- November 6, 2019

UN Women on Tuesday honoured Mr Abdullahi Candido, the Chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), as a ‘HeForShe’ champion for his contributions to women empowerment ... Read More

6 Kidnapped Kuje Residents Rescued – Police Confirms

Henry Solomon- October 16, 2019

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has confirmed the rescue of six out of the 10 persons abducted last week by unknown gunmen at ... Read More

FCTA to Reclaim Green Areas in the Abuja – ES

Suleiman Idris- May 7, 2019

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) says it has concluded plans to reclaim green areas acquired illegally by some residents. The Federal Capital Development Authority ... Read More

Abuja Feeding Scheme: FCT to get additional 624MW – Perm Sec

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 11, 2019

The Federal Government has assured the residents of FCT of improved electricity through its Abuja Feeding Scheme aimed at generating additional 624 megawatts to the ... Read More

Kuje residents set agenda for new council boss

admin- March 27, 2019

Some residents of Kuje Area Council, FCT, have urged the new Chairman of the council, Mr Abdullahi Sabo, to focus on addressing challenges bothering on ... Read More

FCT teachers laud Institut Francais for French competition

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 20, 2019

Some teachers in the FCT on Wednesday in Abuja applauded the Institut Francais for organising a French competition called `Dictee’. 'Dictee' in French is dictation ... Read More

Buhari approves Oshiomhole, Lai, 14 others as presidential inauguration committee members

admin- March 13, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has set up the 2019 Presidential Inauguration Committee with the mandate to plan, organise and execute all approved activities for the swearing ... Read More

Elections Witness low Voters’ Turnout in Nasarawa, FCT

Suleiman Idris- March 9, 2019

-  Voters on queue TurnoutBy our ReportersAbuja, March 9, 2019 (NAN) The Gubernatorial, House of Assembly and FCT area councils elections on Saturday witnessed low ... Read More

FCT Minister Inaugurates Kubwa Ultra-Modern Market

Henry Solomon- March 5, 2019

The Minister of the FCT, Alhaji Muhammad Bello, on Tuesday, inaugurated a 1,500 capacity Ultra-Modern Market at Maitama community in Kubwa. Bello was represented by ... Read More

Nyame, Colleagues Excited As 300 Kuje Prison Inmates Get Xmas Haircut

Abdul Jimoh- December 25, 2018

Rev. Jolly Nyame, former Taraba governor, on Tuesday, joined his excited colleagues to celebrate stylish Christmas haircuts offered to 300 inmates of Kuje Prison, FCT. ... Read More