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Only 35% of FCT developed in 42 years – Minister

Federal Capital Territory minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has lamented the slow pace of development in the territory, revealing that only 35 percent of the area have been developed in 42 years.

 

Bello, who stated this during the commemoration of the actual movement of the nation [...]

Sun, 16 December 2018


FCTA develops N162bn 5 year strategic health plan

Federal Capital Territory Administration has developed a 5-year strategic health development plan, SHDP, that will require about N162 billion to execute.

Secretary, FCT Health and Human Services Secretariat, Malam Adamu Bappah, who made this disclosure on Friday during end of the year press bri [...]

Sun, 16 December 2018


Integrity, hard work panacea for nation building -Bappah

Secretary for FCT Health and Human Services Secretariat, Adamu Bappah, has identified integrity, discipline and uprightness as panacea for national development.

Bappah stated this while speaking last week at the launch of a book: 'Human Integrity in the African Community, written by a Corps [...]

Sat, 15 December 2018


Leaders should be proactive - FCT minister

The minister, Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, has called on leaders in the country to be proactive in their thinking and actions, just as he noted that being proactive would cut down the time and cost of doing businesses and execution of projects. 

Bello who made the call [...]

Sat, 15 December 2018


FCTA to strengthen safety around schools

The FCT Administration has said it is working to strengthen measures that will promote safety on the roads around schools in the FCT as well as reduce road casualties to make the city a model for road safety in the country. 

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, [...]

Sat, 15 December 2018


SEB cooperative to pay WAEC fees for 124 indigent students

 The FCT Secondary Education Board, SEB, Staff Multipurpose Cooperative Society has concluded plans to pay West African Examination Council, WAEC, fees for some identified less privileged senior secondary students in FCT public schools as part of its social responsibility. 

Specifical [...]

Sat, 15 December 2018


Health workers donate food, drugs to IDPs in Durumi

As part of activities to mark the 40th anniversary of  Medical and Health Workers' Union of Nigeria, MHWUN, the union, last week, donated food items and drugs to Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, camp in Durumi, Abuja, 

Speaking at the event, MHWUN national president, Comra [...]

Sat, 15 December 2018


Helpline founder honoured for humanitarian service

Founder, Helpline Foundation for the Needy, Abuja, Dr Jummai Ahmadu, has been honoured with the Igala Woman of Substance Merit Award for her humanitarian services.

The award was conferred on her alongside 13 other women of Igala extraction who have also distinguished themselves in their fields [...]

Sat, 15 December 2018


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