Fct News

Work commences on N1.3bn Ashara collapsed bridge

Construction work has commenced on the collapsed Ashara bridge in Kwali area council of the Federal Capital Territory, as the federal government through the Ecological Fund Office has approved the contract award of N1.3 billion for the construction of the 16 kilometers road. 

Our correspon [...]

Sat, 01 September 2018

Defections: No alarm in AMAC APC, says Candido

The chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, Abdullahi Adamu Candido, has dismissed any fears about the fortunes of the party in the council, stressing that the All Progressives Congress, APC, in AMAC remains is intact.




Fri, 03 August 2018

FCDA to redesign Chibiri Pasali layout

Following the ministerial approval for the change of land use, the Department of Urban and Regional Planning in the Federal Capital Development Authority, FCDA, has given indication for the redesign and harmonization of Chibiri Pasali layout in Kuje Area Council of FCT.

The department stated th [...]

Fri, 03 August 2018

ApiExpo Africa: Abuja to top honey production in Nigeria

Following the huge economic and health benefits of bee-keeping, the Federal Capital Territory Administration has expressed its readiness to lead in the production of honey and improve the value chain. 




This target was set by FCT Mi [...]

Wed, 01 August 2018

Abuja Rail: Commuters enjoy one month free ride

 Following the unveiling of the Abuja Metro Rail system, the FCT Administration declared one month free ride on train for commuters traversing Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Idu and City Centre route. 

Some of the commuters who spoke to journalists during a media tour of the ne [...]

Sun, 22 July 2018

Resettlement: Government increases allocation to Gbagis in Garki village

The FCT Administration through its Department of Resettlement and Compensation has increased issuance of allocation letters to indigenous people of Gbagi extraction within Garki village, to expedite their planned relocation to Apo resettlement site. 

Our correspondent reports that as part [...]

Sun, 22 July 2018

Bello unveils $54 million Novare central mall

The FCT administration’s investment drive has netted a $54 million Foreign Direct Investment, FDI, as the administration unveils the Novare central mall in the heart of Abuja. 

While commissioning the world class facility, last week, the FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, restated t [...]

Sun, 22 July 2018

Sen. Melaye says FCT ‘minister incorruptible’

Senate committee chairman on FCT, Sen. Dino Melaye, has said that he is impressed with the 2017 budget performance of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, just as he declared the FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, ‘incorruptible minister of President Muhammadu Buhari's administrati [...]

Sun, 22 July 2018


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