The Sanitation taskteam of the FCT Administration yesterday sustained its demolition of illegal structures in the ever busy Jabi motor Park and environs, some scavengers went berserk in search of valuables from the debris at the site. It was observed that during the demolition at Lagos line area of the...
In the wake of the impact-based forecast issued by the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET), anticipating heavy rainfall in the FCT and its neighbouring States, the FCT Emergency Management Agency, (FEMA) has activated all stakeholders to ensure the protection of lives and property. The Director General of FEMA, Alhaji Abbas Idriss,...
Amidst growing concerns about insecurity, the FCT Police Command has refuted reports suggesting heavy gun fire in Lugbe and Maitama areas in Abuja. FCT Police Command's spokesperson, DSP Josephine Adeh, disclosed this Wednesday. TheFact reports that, according to the reports that surfaced Tuesday, 26 July, there was heavy gunfire going on...
The FCT Administration has raised the alarm over illegal conversion of Kuje Railway corridor to personal residences. This disclosure was made over the weekend during stakeholders engagement meeting with traditional rulers, Council representatives, traders and artisans from Kuje. Senior Special Assistant on Monitoring, Inspection and Enforcement to FCT Minister, Ikharo Attah,...
To commemorate this year's World Youth Skills Day in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has commissioned fashion hub supported by Abuja Enterprise Agency (AEA), and a free skills acquisition training at FCT Department of Mass Education, Wuse Zone 6 learning Centre, in the nation's capital city. Performing the...
The Chairman Gwagwalada Area Council in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Hon. Abubakar Giri has constituted a committee to examine the status of some staff that were recently disengaged by the council, for possible re-engagement. He said the committee which has two weeks to submit it report, is expected to...
The Federal Capital Territory Internal Revenue Service (FCT-IRS) in its bid to ensure tax payer comply with payment and filing of tax returns has concluded plans to embark on serious enforcement against erring taxpayers. The Acting Executive Chairman of the Service, Mr Haruna Abdullahi disclosed this when he paid a...
Some stakeholders have converged and brainstormed on combating Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) in the Holy places in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), in the wake of recent high prevalence of the menace especially in religious institutions. The stakeholders mainly drawn from christian and Muslim faith-based organisations as...
The recent judgement delivered by the Hon. Justice Ibrahim Mohammed of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court has Frustrated the Area Councils tenue elongation plans in Abuja. Recall, the outgoing Chairmen and Councilors of the six (6) FCT Area Councils went to court to obtain judgement for one year...
The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has said that the FCT Administration has no plans whatsoever to shut down the Garki Distnct Hospital, explaining that the 15 year concession agreement signed between the FCTA and the Nisa Medical Group on the management of the hospital expires on the...