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Flooding: Tension in Abuja FCDA to pull down houses · Lokogoma residents: ‘compensation first or nothing’

After the 2017 tragic incident that claimed a family of three in Lokogoma district of Abuja, a 17 year old boy, who was identified as Tuesday Bala, lost his life after a heavy downpour that led to River Kabusa overflowing its banks and submerging several houses.

Also, several other parts of the [...]

Mon, 10 June 2019


FCT tops with 118 crashes, 29 dead in March – FRSC

The Federal Capital Territory, FCT, witnessed the highest number of road crashes in March with with 118 accidents involving 733 persons with 29 fatalities and 295 injuries, the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has disclosed.

The FRSC Corps Marshal, Boboye Oyeyemi, made this known in the FRSC&rs [...]

Mon, 10 June 2019


Eid-el-Fitri: FRSC deploys 36,000 personnel

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has commenced the 2019 Eid el fitr special patrol with the deployment of 36,000 personnel.

This was disclosed by the FRSC Corps Public Education Officer, Bisi Kazeem, in a statement issued in Abuja, last week.

According to him, the special patrol was [...]

Sat, 01 June 2019


Ex-police affairs minister, Yakubu Lame, dies in Abuja

A former Minister of Police Affairs, Dr Ibrahim Yakubu Lame, has been announced dead in Abuja on Sunday.

Lame, was a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Bauchi state.

He reportedly died at a private hospital in Abuja late Saturday night.

Born in 1953, h [...]

Mon, 27 May 2019


No new salary scale for Armed Forces – Defence Hqtrs

The Defence Headquarters, DHQ, has said that a new salary structure had not been approved for the members of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, AFN.

DHQ was reacting to a “fictitious document” being circulated on some social media platforms in that regard.

“The DHQ therefore, [...]

Mon, 29 April 2019


Abuja striptease club raid… · Residents query motive · Allege religious undertone · Wondered why patrons not arrested

 

 

 

 

Ten days after the Abuja Metropolitan Management Council, AMMC, led a taskforce to raid Caramelo Nightclub in the Utako area of Abuja, the storm over the exercise is yet to abate as some residents have queried the [...]

Mon, 29 April 2019


Beauty consultant bags leadership award

A former aviator turned beauty consultant, Mrs. Kemisola Ajetunmobi, has bagged leadership award over her sterling contributions in promoting self-financial reliance among women. 

The honour which was bestowed on her by the Institute of Leadership Development based in the Federal Capital T [...]

Sat, 13 April 2019


Gender activist makes case for female Reps speaker

As the race for the speakership of the 9th House of Representatives intensifies by the day, a pro-gender activist, Bar. Esther Uzoma, has made a case for a female speaker.

Uzoma at a press briefing in Abuja, weekend, said there was need for gender equity, competence and balance if Nigeria desir [...]

Sun, 07 April 2019


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