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Indigenous Abuja youths make U turn, commend Bello

In an apparent twist of event, the Coalition of FCT Indigenous Associations, the umbrella body of all the indigenous organisations, has come out to commend the FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, over what they described as "impactful leadership". 

The group had before now mounte [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


Expert calls for special department for disabilities

An educational therapist, has called for the creation of special department for children with developmental disabilities in all public schools as part of measure to achieve inclusive education in the country.

The founder, Royal School of Educational Therapy Foundation, RSETF, Abuja, Dr. Badewa [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


NECO N25bn probe: Abuja NGO warns against witchhunt

An Abuja-based NGO, Anti-Corruption Crusaders of Nigeria, ACCN, has called on the investigative panel probing the alleged N25 billion contract award rocking Prof Charles Uwakwe, led National Examination Council, NECO, to be fair and justice in the discharge of its assignment. 

Recall that [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


Addiction: FG bans codeine production, importation

 

The Federal Ministry of Health has directed the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, to ban with immediate effect further issuance of permits for the importation of codeine as well as pharmaceutical ingredients for cough preparations. 

Ministe [...]

Fri, 18 May 2018


Police, stakeholders meet over one chance in Zuba

 

The Divisional Police Officer, DPO, in charge of Zuba, a suburb of Gwagwaldada area council, Sani Fodio has solicited the support of stakeholders to tackle the menace of "one chance" and robbery in the area. 

He made this known while interacting with residents of th [...]

Fri, 18 May 2018


FRSC trains personnel on rescue operation in Dutse

The Dutse unit command of the Federal Road Safety, FRSC, has put measures in place to train personnel on successful rescue operation during accidents. 

The unit commanding officer of Dutse in Bwari area council, Mr. Livinus Okonkwo, disclosed this to The Abuja Inquirer at the end of a semi [...]

Fri, 18 May 2018


Bello commissions Five-Star hotel in Abuja

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, has declared that the territory at its current population and growing at nine percent yearly, is among the fastest growing cities in the world and truly an investor’s haven. 

Bello, made this disclosure when he represen [...]

Fri, 18 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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