Edrina EMMANUEL

Fishery: ARDS distributes assorted inputs to farmers

Farmers in the fisheries sub-sector have taken delivery of subsidised assorted fishery inputs from the Agricultural and Rural Development Secretariat, ARDS, of the Federal Capital Territory Administration to boost productivity. 

Our correspondent gathered that the items included deep freez [...]

Tue, 19 June 2018


FCT residents divided on leadership role for youth

 

Since President Muhammadu Buhari granted Presidential assent to the “Not Too Young To Run” bill on Thursday May 31, 2018, the issue has divided Nigerians on the preparedness of the youth for public office. Edrina EMMANUEL and Elizabeth EFFIONG encountered some Abuja r [...]

Tue, 19 June 2018


Women for Buhari pledge support for female candidates

Following the release of dates for collection of forms for all political parties by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, women have been tasked to seize the opportunity to participate actively by indicating interest in any political office of their choice.

Making the call in Abu [...]

Fri, 15 June 2018


Ramadan: Youth group fetes IDPs at Durumi camp

As part of efforts to show love to the less privileged during Ramadan, some philanthropic youths have distributed assorted food items and drinks to Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, at the Durumi camp. 

During the occasion, spokesperson of the group, Miss Mariam Oufade, disclosed that th [...]

Fri, 15 June 2018


NCWS proposes 50 years jail term for rape

 

The National Council for Women Societies, NCWS, has proposed a 50-year jail term for rapist with no option of fine. 

President of NCWS, Mrs Gloria Shoda, told journalists in Abuja that the increase in rape was as a result of the increase in the proliferation of drugs in the c [...]

Sun, 03 June 2018


AMAC boss, Candido, declares for 2019

 

The chairman of Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, Hon. Abdullahi Candido, has finally declared his intention to continue in 2019 as chairman of the council. 

Candido, who made this declaration at a town hall meeting at the AMAC Hall, Apo Resettlement to mark his two years i [...]

Sun, 03 June 2018


3 years of APC: Our verdict - FCT residents

 

 

 

 

 

 

3 years of APC: Our verdict - FCT residents

May 29, 2018 marked three years since the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, transmitted power to the All Progres [...]

Sun, 03 June 2018


SDS boss bags WASU 2018 prestigious award

The West African Students Union Parliament, WASU, has conferred its 2018 most prestigious awards to the Mandate Secretary, FCT Social Development Secretariat, Alhaji Oladimeji Hassan.

Conferring the “Icon of Diligent Services, 2018 Awards” to the SDS boss, the Speaker of WASU Parlia [...]

Mon, 28 May 2018


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