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GSS Gwagwalada to host golf competition

 The Authorities of Government Secondary School, GSS, Gwagwalada has given indication that it would soon host the maiden FCT Secondary Schools Golf competition. 

Principal of the school Alh. Sani Ladan, made this known in his speech at the school's annual inter-house sports compet [...]

Sun, 17 March 2019


You’ll not regret having me as your leader, Candido assures

Chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, Hon. Adamu Candido, has assured residents that they will never regret having him as their leader, as he would rededicate himself to inclusive service delivery. 

Candido, who spoke after his re-election for a second term in office, thanked the p [...]

Sun, 17 March 2019


Election: Bello commiserates with injured policemen

The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has commiserated with the policemen who were injured, while on duties in the just concluded Area Council's elections. 

Recall that the 44 policemen were injured on March 8 at the Gwagwalada area of the FCT while on election duties. 

O [...]

Sun, 17 March 2019


Labour unions can be partisan – NULGE boss

The president, Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, Comrade Ibrahim Khaleel, said he has no regrets mobilizing his members to vote for the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari, insisting that labour can be partisan.

He made this known recentl [...]

Sun, 17 March 2019


Poll: Abuja records 15% voter turnout · APC sweeps FCT councils

Reports from across the six area councils of the Federal Capital Territory indicate that low turnout of voters characterized the just concluded chairmanship and councillorship election in the territory. 

Our correspondents who monitored the exercise in different locations also gathered tha [...]

Sun, 10 March 2019


Saraki dethroned, Tinubu keeps Lagos, Rivers boils · PDP gains Oyo, loses Gombe

It was the final knell for Senate President Bukola Saraki’s hold on Kwara politics as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, was declared winner of the governorship race by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.

 

Sun, 10 March 2019


Low turnout of voters in Lugbe

Low turnout of voters was witnessed in Lugbe for the area council elections, as most voters stayed away.

In Polling Unit 009, Lugbe Primary School, very low turnout compared to the last election where as early as 8am voters had organised a queue that stretched almost to the main road and curved [...]

Sun, 10 March 2019


Card reader rejected me tree times, says Kwali chair

The chairman of Kwali area council, Hon. Joseph Shazin, has applauded the use of the card reader by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, though the machine could not read his fingerprint thrice.

Speaking to The Abuja Inquirer after casting his vote at Central Primary School, Kwa [...]

Sun, 10 March 2019


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