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

SDS holds medical outreach, empowers 50 physically challenged

The FCT Social Development Secretariat in collaboration with Mirian Charity Foundation has trained about 50 physically challenged persons on various vocations while carrying out medical outreach in the community. 

Briefing journalists, director, Department of Social Welfare, Mrs. Felicia N [...]

Mon, 28 May 2018

Helpline Foundation moves to curb rape of female students

To curb the high rate of rape and other social vices amongst students in schools in the Federal Capital Territory, Helpline Foundation for the Needy has hosted no fewer than 150 female secondary students in her second edition of "Girl Realize your Potential 2018 Summit". 

The org [...]

Mon, 28 May 2018

PEOPLE SPEAK : Why 250,000 PVCs of FCT residents are still with INEC








Why 250,000 PVCs of FCT residents are still with INEC

As the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, commences distribution of vote [...]

Fri, 25 May 2018

FCTA flags off 2018 farming season, targets 20,000 farmers

To ensure adequate food production for the growing population of the FCT, and create other products in the agricultural value chain, the FCT Administration has flagged off the 2018 farming season with the distribution of farm inputs to farmers. 

The administration said 20,000 farme [...]

Fri, 18 May 2018


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