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Buhari solidarity group calls on women to vote wisely

Buhari/Osinbajo solidarity group, Noble Women Movement for Buhari and Osinbajo, NWM4BO, has called on women and youths nationwide to cast their vote wisely as 2019 presidential election draws near. 

The group said a vote for Buhari and Osinbajo will secure the future of their children, str [...]

Fri, 28 December 2018


Ex-Kwali chair condemns violence in politics

A former Kwali area council chairman, Hon. Ibrahim Daniel, has made a passionate appeal to the political class to emulate the lifestyle of the nation’s founding fathers, even as he condemned the act of sponsoring thugs during the on-going electioneering. 

He tasked politicians across [...]

Fri, 28 December 2018


Police warns Suleja residents on use of fireworks

A call has gone to the parents to guide their wards against the use of fireworks and knockouts in Suleja and environs during the New Year festivities.

The Divisional Police Officer, DPO, in charge of the area, CSP Yakubu Isah disclosed this to The Abuja Inquirer, even as he warned that public d [...]

Fri, 28 December 2018


FCTA saved N300bn from ADR, to employ 45 lawyers -Umar

The General Counsel of the FCT, Mohammed Umar, has revealed that within the last one year, 50 percent cases of the FCTA have been handled by in-house counsels and over 200 out of court settlement of cases have saved the administration about N300 billion in 2018.   

Subsequently, the F [...]

Fri, 28 December 2018


FCT-IRS targets N130bn revenue in 2019

The Federal Capital Territory Internal Revenue Service, FCT-IRS, has targeted over N130 billion revenue generation in 2019, just as the service generated N59 billion in 11 months (from January to November 2018).

Making this disclosure, last week, executive chairman of the service, FCT-IRS, Mr A [...]

Tue, 25 December 2018


Tell Abuja elite to pay taxes, AMAC chair appeals to NUJ

The chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, Alhaji Abdullahi Candido, has raised alarm over the refusal of Abuja elites to pay taxes on their property in the Federal Capital City. FCT.

Candido revealed that over 99% of the property in the FCT were owned by either retired Generals, Senator [...]

Tue, 25 December 2018


NUJ suspends journalists over boycott directive

The Correspondents’ Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Nasarawa State Council, has sanctioned three of its members for violating its order to boycott the state government activities.

The Chairman of the chapel, Suleiman Abubakar, announced the suspension while addressing journali [...]

Tue, 25 December 2018


NAPTIP convicts 8, rescues 86 trafficked victims in 2018

The zonal commander, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, Makurdi Zonal Command, Aganran Ganiu Alao, says the agency has convicted eight persons so far in the year 2018 with 14 cases undergoing prosecution in court.

Alao disclosed this, last week while speaking [...]

Tue, 25 December 2018


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