Fct News

FCT security committee to combat rising tide of kidnappings, others

The FCT Security Committee rose from its quarterly meeting with a resolution to stem the rising tide of kidnappings in the outskirts of the territory. 

Other resolutions include heightened surveillance against insurgency and determination to fight crimes. 

Briefing journalists [...]

Fri, 06 April 2018

FCT minister reiterates commitment to food security

The Federal Capital Territory Minster, Malam Muhammad Bello, has restated the commitment of the administration to boost the agric sector. 

Bello stated this during an inspection visit to the Paikon-kore grazing reserve in Gwagwalada area council. 

According to him, the [...]

Fri, 06 April 2018

FCTA to fast-track road markings, directional signs

As part of efforts to roads in the nation's capital easily navigable and safer, the FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has tasked the FCT Transport Secretariat to fast-track road markings and the installation of directional signs at major roads in the territory. 

The minister [...]

Fri, 06 April 2018

Great dynamic cooperative rolls out N20m empowerment scheme

One of the registered cooperative societies based in Nasarawa state under the aegis of Great Dynamic Cooperative Society has mapped out plans to roll out over N20 million economic empowerment loan scheme for members. 

The group stated that the loan scheme has been designed to assist member [...]

Fri, 06 April 2018

Bank donates food items to Helpline Foundation

In recognition of its outstanding role in empowering rural women and the less privileged, Ecobank Nigeria Plc, has donated assorted food items to Helpline Foundation for the Needy, Abuja. 

The donation according to the bank is part of efforts to partner with non-governmental organisations [...]

Fri, 06 April 2018

World Bank, FCTA partner on debt management

A team of experts from the World Bank visited Abuja to work with relevant Federal Capital Territory Administration officials on strengthening the framework for debt management in the administration. 

Welcoming the World Bank Assessment team to Abuja, the FCTA Permanent Secretary, Mr. Chiny [...]

Sat, 24 March 2018

World Urban Forum: FCTA partners UN habitat to consolidate gains

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, has indicated that FCT Administration is committed to harnessing the benefits of the recently concluded World Urban Forum in Malaysia. 

Bello, who made this disclosure when the Programme Manager, UN Habitat, Mallam Kabir Yari [...]

Sat, 24 March 2018

FCTA pulls down structures in GSM village


The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, through the Development Control Department, last week, pulled down clusters of makeshift structures used for leisure near the GSM village, in Wuse Zone 1. 

Our correspondent learnt that the operation which was execut [...]

Sat, 24 March 2018


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