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NECO: Why Buhari sacked Uwakwe, four others

The National Examinations Council, NECO, says President Muhammadu Buhari approved the termination of the appointment of Prof. Charles Uwakwe as the Registrar and Chief Executive of the council following his indictment on violation of the procurement Act.

Uwakwe and two directors of the agency w [...]

Mon, 25 May 2020


Covid-19: Why places of worship will remain closed –FCTA

The FCT Administration has said it will not succumb to the pressure of reopening places of worship and risk further spread of the coronavirus in the territory.

Minister of the FCT, Malam Muhammad Bello, who made the at a meeting with representatives of the FCT Christian and Muslim communities, [...]

Mon, 25 May 2020


NCC, Diaspora Commission fight over office space

All is not well between the Nigeria Communications Commission, NCC, and the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NiDCOM, over alleged forceful eviction of the latter by the former from its office complex in Abuja.

 

 

 

 

Sun, 24 May 2020


Covid-19: AMAC, Gwagwalada epic centers in FCT · Abaji, Kuje report no cases · Night club shut, patrons arrested By Emmanuel OGBECHE

Two months after the first coronavirus index case was reported in Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory, FCT, a mapping of the six area councils’ show that Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, and Gwagwalada area council have emerged as the epic centres of the Covid-19.

 

Sun, 24 May 2020


How Justice Karibi-Whyte died …Buhari, Omo-Agege, Jonathan, Amaechi, others mourn

Just as details of his passing continue to emerge, President Mohammadu Buhari, his predecessor, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, were among several eminent Nigerians who have expressed their condolences on the passing of Justice Adolphus Karibi-Whyte, an eminent jurist and [...]

Sun, 24 May 2020


Inside the FCT Covid-19 fight

May you live in interesting times, so goes a Chinese saying. The Chinese regard this more as a curse than anything else. This is because, “interesting” in this parlance is certainly not a good thing. It signifies turbulence, confusion, anarchy and a lack of stability. COVID-19 has ensured [...]

Sun, 24 May 2020


FERMA awards rehabilitation of Gwagwalada-Dobi Road

The Federal Roads Maintenance Agency, FERMA, has awarded a contract for rehabilitation of road shoulders along the Gwagwalada- Dobi Federal road.

The federal road maintenance engineer in charge of FCT, Engr. Ambrose Omameh, disclosed this to The Abuja Inquirer while on an inspection tour to Gwa [...]

Sun, 24 May 2020


Ramadan: U.S. embassy, partners donate food to families

In recognition of the month of Ramadan, U.S. Embassy Abuja partnered with the KDC Foundation and the Al Habibiyyah Islamic Society have donated a week’s worth of food stuff to 180 families in Kano and Abuja.

Both organizations identified vulnerable families in Abuja and Kano and distribut [...]

Sun, 24 May 2020


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