In a bid to change the narrative of Boko Haram (Book is Sin), a Non Governmental Organization (NGO), Spring Aid Foundation (SAF), has initiated an educational programme called "Boko na Light" (Book is Light). According to the founder of SAF, Comrade Kenneth Chima, the aim of the organization was to...
The FCT Administration Taskforce on Enforcement of Covid-19 Protocols, on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 stopped the promotional examination of the staff of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) due to non-adherence to the Covid-19 safety protocols. Over 1,200 staff of the NSITF were said to have converged at the...
The Minster of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Bello has tasked the management of the FCT Health Insurance Scheme (FHIS) on the need to ensure every resident of the city is covered under the Scheme. The Minister made this charge over the weekend while receiving the working Documents of...
Hon. Tonye Dan Isokariari has picked the All Progressives Congress, APC, chairmanship nomination and expression of interest form ahead of the party's primaries. This was contained in a statement signed by his Publicity Secretary, Humphrey Ukeaja. According to the statement, Hon. Isokariri and his supporters were received by the APC Vice...
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,...
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,...
The Abuja Municipal Area Council is giving 50% incentives and up to three months to tax payers in the Area Councils as part of its Palliative to business owners. This was made known by Mr. Awoje Danlami; AMAC Head of Revenue Division during a Virtual Dialogue on Taxation and Post...
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...
By Sunday Etuka, Abuja The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Barr. Nyesom Wike has enjoined the Muslim Faithful to continue to offer supplications to the Almighty Allah for the country and her leaders for divine wisdom and guidance, as they work ceaselessly to overcome the current challenges. Barr. Wike...
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...