Tag: Federal Capital Territory

FCT records 994 accidents in 2020 – FRSC

Abdul Jimoh- February 1, 2021

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) recorded 994 road traffic accidents in 2020, Mr Gora Wobin, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Sector Commander in the ... Read More

Environmentalist urges FCT residents to plant trees, flowers

admin- June 5, 2019

An Environmentalist, Dr Cecilia Powl on Wednesday urged residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to plant trees and flowers, which are environmental friendly, around ... Read More

Eid-el-fitr: Bank customers decry poor network, insufficient funds in ATMs

admin- June 4, 2019

Bank customers in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), on Tuesday decried poor network and insufficient funds in most Automated Teller Machines (ATMs). The News Agency of ... Read More

Don’t use tyres to burn meat, AEPB tells abattoir operators

admin- June 4, 2019

The Abuja Environmental Protection Board (AEPB) has urged abattoir operators in Karu, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to desist from using tyres to burn meat. The ... Read More

Poor welfare: Resident doctors threaten strike

admin- May 29, 2019

The Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) has alerted of a brewing crisis in  hospitals owned by the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) over alleged poor ... Read More

Presidential Inauguration: 2,000 FRSC personnel to control traffic

admin- May 28, 2019

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it has deployed no fewer than 2,000 personnel and special marshals for the Presidential Inauguration holding on Wednesday. ... Read More

Elections: FCT Police Restricts Vehicular Movement On Saturday

Abdul Jimoh- March 7, 2019

The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has imposed a restriction of vehicular movement in the territory from 6 a.m to 6 p.m ... Read More

FCT doctors urge FG to stop exodus of colleagues

admin- November 27, 2018

Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Chapter, on Monday appealed to the Federal Government to address the exodus of their colleagues from ... Read More

FCT commences Yellow fever immunisation Saturday

admin- November 23, 2018

The Health and Human Services Secretariat in the  Federal Capital Territory (FCT) says it will commence  immunisation exercise for residents aged between nine months  and  ... Read More

Telecoms operators to switch off network in FCT, 9 other states

admin- November 20, 2018

Ten states and parts of Federal Capital Territory (FCT) may soon face telecommunications services blackout following tax disputes between Kogi Government and mobile network operators. ... Read More

INEC Publishes Particulars of Political Parties’ Candidates

Henry Solomon- October 26, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday published the forms and particulars of political parties’ candidates submitted for 2019 general elections at its offices ... Read More

Special Situation Report: UN building Bombing 7 Years After

Henry Solomon- August 22, 2018

Seven years after the UN building in Abuja was hit by insurgents in which 21 persons died, the reconstruction of the building has been shrouded ... Read More

Lagos, Kano, Abia selected as pilot states for TraderMoni

admin- August 13, 2018

Petty traders Lagos, Kano and Abia states have been selected as pilots states for the Federal Government’s TraderMoni scheme. Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to ... Read More

APC Rates Bwari Area Council High on Capital Projects

Henry Solomon- August 9, 2018

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Federal Capital Territory (FCT) chapter, has scored the Bwari Area Council high on capital projects. The chairman of the party, ... Read More

FCT Fire Service Cautions Filling Stations Against Discharging Fuel During Day Time

Abdul Jimoh- August 3, 2018

  Mr Julius Opetunsin, Assistant Controller-General (ACG), Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Fire Service, has cautioned filling stations in the territory against discharging fuel during the ... Read More

FCTA Gives One Month Extension For Payment Of Ground Rents Arrears, Sundry Bills

Abdul Jimoh- July 9, 2018

The FCT Administration has approved the extension of the period for payment of arrears of ground rents and sundry bills to August 9, 2018. This ... Read More

2018 Hajj: FCT Pilgrims’ Board Begins Orientation For Intending Pilgrims

Abdul Jimoh- May 2, 2018

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, says it will commence the first phase of its orientation and education programme for 2018 intending ... Read More

TCN Commissions Capacitor Bank to Improve Electricity Voltage in Abuja

Henry Solomon- April 12, 2018

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), has commissioned a 60MVAR Capacitor Bank at the Apo 132/33Kv substation to improve quality and voltage of electricity supply ... Read More

FCTA Expresses Dismay Over Rejection of Vaccination by Foreigners

Henry Solomon- February 20, 2018

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Primary Health Care Development Board on Tuesday expressed dismay over rejection of immunisation by some foreigners in the Capital city ... Read More

AGF, FCT Minister, Others Secure Release Of 126 Inmates

Abdul Jimoh- December 28, 2017

Mr Abubakar Malami (SAN), the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, on Thursday, led Presidential Committee on Prison Decongestion to Kuje Prison in ... Read More