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FCT poll: Observers tasks INEC to sustain PVC, card readers

Election observers in the just concluded Federal Capital Territory area council election have tasked the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to sustain the use of PVC and card readers as they contribute to the credibility of the process. 

One of the observers, Chief Tobias Obi [...]

Fri, 15 April 2016

Kubwa water supply face disruption over maintenance

The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has informed residents that due to routine maintenance of its facilities in Kubwa, water supply would be disrupted. 
Deputy Director in charge of Media and Communications, Mr. Sule Muhammad in a press statement stressed that the routine ma [...]

Fri, 15 April 2016

Devt Control to demolish Abuja mega church

Indications emerged last week that the bulldozers of Development Control of the Federal Capital Territory Administration is set to pull down the ongoing church construction along Keffi--Abuja road due to lack of approval.
The mega Pentecostal church, World Royal City Church, located between Kugb [...]

Fri, 15 April 2016

FCT minister tasks estate surveyors on rent reduction

Members of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers, NIESV, have been charged to find a viable solution to address the high cost of accommodation in the nation's capital.
FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, who gave this charge last week while receiving members of NIESV who p [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016

Bello charges media owners on staff welfare

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, Malam Muhammad Bello, has charged media owners to take very seriously the welfare of their staff rather than spend their scarce resources on frivolities on awards to people who do not merit such awards.
Also, the administration has reiter [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016

FCTA DOT proceeds on pre-retirement leave

The Federal Capital Territory Administration’s Director of Treasury, Alhaji Ibrahim Bomai, has proceeded on pre-retirement leave in line with civil service procedure.
Our correspondent learnt that the FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, had approved Bomai’s pre-retirement leave after [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016

Butchers move to enhance hygiene in Gwags

The Association of Butchers in Gwagwalada Area Council has elected new executives to pilot the affairs of the association for the period of four years, just as the body has vowed to ensure hygienic processing of meat to consumers.
Those elected are Alh. Aminu Lawan, chairman, Idris Dodo, secreta [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016

NULGE tasks council chairmen on salary payment

Chairman of the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, Gwagwalada chapter, Comrade Isuwa Isher, has tasked area councils’ chairmen to learn how to pay staff salaries as at when due to avoid industrial dispute.
The chairman spoke to our correspondent during a monitoring exerci [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016


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