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Bello embarks on completion of roads in Abuja

The FCT Administration has resumed works on stalled major road projects within the Federal Capital City aimed at completing the 10-lane Airport (Umaru Musa Yar’Adua) and Kubwa (Murtala Muhammed) Expressways by the end of December 2016. 
Some of the sites visited were the locations of [...]

Sat, 05 November 2016


FCTA begins implementation of CBN anchor borrowers’ prog

The Federal Capital Territory Administration through its Agricultural and Rural Development Secretariat, ARDS, has intensified effort towards the smooth implementation of the Anchor Borrowers’ programme, ABP, of the Central Bank of Nigeria in the FCT. 
To this end, the administration [...]

Sat, 05 November 2016


Charge Bala to court, or grant him bail, groups tell EFCC

A coalition of human rights group, Citizens for Justice Network, CJN, has appealed to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to charge the former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Senator Bala Mohammed, to court or grant him administrative bail.  
The CJN made up of Pe [...]

Sat, 05 November 2016


FCTA raids beggars’ hideout, confiscate dangerous weapons

The Abuja Environmental Protection Board, AEPB, and the Ministerial Task on Environment, have raided a hideout of suspected beggars and scavengers in Wuse Zone 4, Abuja where dangerous weapons were recovered.  
AEPB Director, Mrs. Oluwatoyin Olanipekun, who made this disclosure last week, s [...]

Sat, 05 November 2016


4yr old die in Abuja school building collapse

Tragedy struck last week when the walls of Monsouri International Nursery and Primary located in Kado village, Abuja, caved in, killing one while two other pupils of the school sustained injuries.    
The unfortunate incident occurred while the victims, who are pupils of the collapsed [...]

Sun, 30 October 2016


U.K. High Commission, Chevening Alumni Hold Major Summit

**Discuss Nigerian economy
All is now set for the British High Commission in Nigeria, to host a leadership summit to reconnect and engage with Nigerians who were awarded the British Chevening Scholarships between 1984 and 2015. 
For this landmark gathering, the High C [...]

Sun, 30 October 2016


Panic, jubilation over Bala’s EFCC arrest

Mixed reactions have continued to trail the arrest of the former minister of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, Sen. Bala Mohammed, by the Economic Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.  
While some directors who worked closely with the former minister are in palpable fear of being [...]

Sun, 30 October 2016


Cultists to be regarded as criminals, kidnappers, says AIG Zone 4

The Assistant Inspector General, AIG Zone 4, Agboola Oshodi Glover, has said that henceforth, cultists would be treated as criminals and kidnappers.
The AIG stated this in a chat with The Abuja Inquirer in his office, last week, saying any student who decides to leave his academic work for cult [...]

Sat, 29 October 2016


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