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Inside the massive corruption at FCDA

In what many have long suspected as sleaze in the finances of the Federal Capital Development Authority, FCDA, The Abuja Inquirer can authoritatively report that the institution is deeply enmeshed in alleged corrupt practices.

Investigation by this newspaper has revealed dubious and fictitious [...]

Sun, 21 February 2016

FCTA pledges to sustain household sanitation campaign

The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has pledged to sustain the vigor of the household and community sanitation introduced by the present administration across the six area councils of the territory. 

Minister of the territory, Mallam Muhammad Bello, made this commitment whi [...]

Sun, 21 February 2016

Security: Bello pledges support to military

The Federal Capital Territory Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has assured that the administration will continue to support security agencies in the territory to enable them effectively discharge their duties. 

Bello insisted that no stone should be left unturned in the protection of lives [...]

Sun, 21 February 2016

We saved 22 lives, N453m worth of property in January – FCT fire service

The acting comptroller of the FCT Fire Service, Opetunsin Julius, has disclosed that 22 people were rescued and property worth N453.5 million saved from separate fire outbreaks within the territory in Januray.

In the monthly fire report and statistics of the service, Opetunsin said the agency r [...]

Sun, 21 February 2016

FCT school tops Africa regional competition in Gabon

In sustaining its lead both at the zonal and national levels in the Junior Achievement Nigeria, JAN competition, Government Girls’ Secondary School, Abaji, emerged the overall winner amongst 28 participating African countries. 

In a press statement by the Public Relations Officer of [...]

Sun, 14 February 2016

AMMC embarks on aggressive city management

The Abuja Metropolitan Management Council, AMMC, has embarked on aggressive city cleaning in compliance with a ministerial directive. 

The council said it has directed the Department of Development Control, Parks and Recreation, Abuja Environmental Protection Board and facilities managemen [...]

Sun, 14 February 2016

Bello confers Abuja citizenship on German president

Federal Capital Territory Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has conferred honorary citizenship of Abuja on German president, Mr. Joachim Gauck and presented him with the key to the City of Abuja. 

The minister made the conferment last week at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikwe Intern [...]

Sun, 14 February 2016

Bird flu: Vet practitioners call for synergy in FCT

Veterinary practitioners in Abuja have called for synergy amongst all stakeholders in poultry management business in order to tackle the recent bird flu outbreak in the territory. 

This was the consensus reached at the end of an interactive workshop with veterinary practitioners in the FCT [...]

Sun, 14 February 2016


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