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Bello proposes reward for cleanest area council

The FCT Administration has already put mechanism in place to reward the cleanest area council, minister of the territory, Malam Muhammad Bello, has disclosed.

The minister who made the disclosure at the flag-off exercise of the household and community sanitation exercise in Kwali, on Saturday, [...]

Mon, 08 February 2016


Give account of your stewardship, APC tells Okowa

Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has been asked to give account of his stewardship since assuming office.

Acting public relations officer of All Progressives Congress, APC Delta State, Prince Micheal Chinye, made the call in an interview with The Abuja Inquirer in Asaba.

He said it was [...]

Mon, 08 February 2016


NPC plans national summit on census

As part of efforts by the National Population Commission to effectively deliver on the coming census exercise, the commission has commenced plans to hold a national summit of stakeholders in the country.

The commission said the summit will further improve on its preparedness for the national ce [...]

Mon, 08 February 2016


I came at a wrong time, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed reservations about the timing of his presidency given the quantum of problems his administration inherited.

Addressing the Nigerian community in London, United Kingdom on Friday, the president wondered why oil, which used to sell for over $140 per barrel [...]

Mon, 08 February 2016


Electricity tariff hike: FCT residents, labour kick

Electricity consumers in the nation’s capital continue to frown on the N9.60 per kilo watts hour increase in electricity tariff, describing the development as draconian and an indication of government’s insensitivity to the plight of the masses.

Residents of Abuja now pay N24.30k ag [...]

Mon, 08 February 2016


City mgt: Bello, directors trade blames

Indications have emerged that trouble is brewing in the Federal Capital Territory Administration between the minister, Mallam Muhammad Bello and some key departmental directors over the management of the city.

Both parties have continued to trade blame on the poor state of the nation's capi [...]

Mon, 08 February 2016


US embassy celebrates Black American History month

The United States embassy in Nigeria has commemorated the Black American history week in Abuja, with a call on young Nigerians to be inspired by the resilience of blacks who helped the US to develop her potential for development.

Speaking at the event which held in Abuja with the theme, “ [...]

Mon, 08 February 2016


PDP chieftain hails Supreme Court on Okowa

A Peoples Democratic Party chieftain in Delta State has hailed the Supreme Court judgement upholding the election of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa.

Hon. Karitimi Oluwole speaking with journalists on the judgment stated that the judiciary has once again affirmed its honour in the enthronement and stren [...]

Mon, 08 February 2016


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