Fct News

Bello moves to tackle traffic congestion in city center

In order to reduce traffic problems in the Federal Capital City especially at peak hours, the FCT Administration will give priority attention to the construction of the southern part of the Abuja parkway in the 2017 fiscal year. 
Minister of the territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, made this di [...]

Sat, 22 October 2016

AMAC traffic marshals commence sanctions against wrong parking

In order to tackle traffic gridlock in some major streets of Abuja municipality, the Marshal General of Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC Marshals, Kasim Isyaku Chicha, has called on motorists to cultivate the habit of parking their vehicle at designated areas to avoid having their vehicles impounded [...]

Sat, 22 October 2016

Bello tackles police on FCT road barricades

The Nigeria Police Force has been charged to remove the remaining road barricades around some of its formations in the Federal Capital City since the hitherto security situation has tremendously improved. 

Minister of FCT, Malam Muhammad Bello, gave this charge in his office when the new A [...]

Thu, 20 October 2016

Residents decry infrastructural deficit in Kuduru healthcare center

Residents of Kuduru Community in Bwari Area Council have called on the council to come to their aid by addressing the infrastructural deficit in the primary health centre which is at the verge of collapse. 

Our correspondent gathers that the centre was constructed during the chairmanship o [...]

Thu, 20 October 2016

Abuja natives protest forceful land takeover by army

Abuja indigenes in their thousands came out on Thursday morning to stage a protest over what they described as constant intimidation, harassment and extortion by men and officers of the Nigerian Army who they said illegally claimed title of Tungan Maje community, Zuba, without valid title documents fr [...]

Thu, 20 October 2016

Family Accuses Emir of Katsina of Forcefully Marrying Daughter

Mr. Isiyaku Tanko of Warkaza community in Kudun Kankara Local Government Area of Katsina State, has accused the Emir of Katsina of forcefully marrying his 14-year-old daughter, Habiba Isiyaku, converting her to Islam without the consent and approval of him or any member of his family.

While spe [...]

Wed, 19 October 2016

22-year-old man jailed 1year for stealing motorcycle

An Abuja Grade One Area Court sitting in Karmo has sentenced a 22 year old man, Emmanuel Joseph to one year imprisonment without an option of fine for stealing a motorcycle at Utako area, of the FCT.

Emmanuel Joseph who is a resident of Garki Area 1 by old secretariat was arraigned alongside on [...]

Wed, 19 October 2016

FG urges NCE to reintroduce history

The Federal Government has urged the National Council on Education, NCE, to reintroduce history into the country’s basic education curriculum, describing its omission as a mistake committed by leaders in the sector.

Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, who gave the charge during a mi [...]

Sun, 16 October 2016


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