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Report: Nigeria is world’s 16th least peaceful country

Nigeria is the 16th least peaceful country in the world, according to the 2019 edition of the Global Peace Index (GPI).

At 148 of 163 countries, the most populous black nation retained its position in the previous year—even though its score rose by 0.025, from 2.873 in 2018 to 2.898 in 20 [...]

Sun, 16 June 2019

Embrace ICT, Candido charges Abuja indigenes

Chairman of Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, Hon. Abdullahi Candido, has implored indigenous people of the Federal Capital Territory to embrace digital and other innovative skills, in order to ensure rapid and inclusive development of the territory. 

Candido urged FCT youth to join othe [...]

Sun, 16 June 2019

FCT home-grown school feeding programme commences

The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has stated that the home-grown school feeding programme is scheduled to begin in the FCT before the end of the current academic term. 

This was revealed in a press statement issued by the Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Anthony Ogunleye, and m [...]

Sun, 16 June 2019

NGO takes tree planting campaign to women in Bwari By Austine ELEMUE

As part of efforts to regenerate and renew the environment, a non-governmental organisation, Purplehands Empowerment Initiative, last week took tree planting awareness campaign to women and youth in Igu community, Bwari Area Council, of the Federal Capital Territory, 

The environmental awa [...]

Sun, 16 June 2019

FCTA to relocate Fulani community

Disturbed by the poor living conditions of residents of Rugan Fulani community in Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, the authorities of Federal Capital Territory Administration, said it might relocate the community to a more befitting environment. 

The Acting Secretary for FCT Health and [...]

Sun, 16 June 2019

Kuje DPO wants establishment of police outpost in difficult terrains

 The Division Police Officer, DPO, in charge of Kuje area council, Harrison Oruruo, has appealed to the chairman of the council, Hon. Abdullahi Sabo, to establish police outposts in difficult terrains in the area. 

He made the appeal last week when he received the chairman of the coun [...]

Fri, 14 June 2019

Kuje chair appoints secretary, 13 others

The Chairman of Kuje Area Council, Abdullahi Suleiman Sabo, has appointed Mr. Nagarta K. Yakubu as secretary of the council, and 13 other cabinet members.

Sabo, in a statement made available to journalists, last week, named Adamu Haruna as supervisory councillor for works and Suleiman Buhari as [...]

Mon, 10 June 2019

FCTA pledge support for Buhari

Authority of the Federal Capital Territory Administration has pledged to support President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to steer the country on the path of social harmony, security and economic recovery. 

The FCT permanent secretary, Mr Christian Ohaa, made this known after he hoste [...]

Sat, 08 June 2019


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