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...
Former Minister for Special Duties, Barr. Kabiru Tanimu Turaki told a new couple that a prosperous nation began with a stable family unit, urging them to build a lasting relationship with a home full of love and peace. The former Minister who was Chairman of the occasion said this at...
The Federal Capital Territory, (FCT), Emergency Operations Committee (EOC) on COVID-19, has reviewed the current situation of the pandemic in the FCT especially as it relates to the upcoming Sallah celebrations and released guidelines for the period. The Committee is chaired by the Minister of the (FCT), Malam Muhammad Musa...
The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has asked Nigerians to blame the Federal Capital Development Authority(FCDA)for the Parliament's leaking roof. Lawan who said this on Wednesday at plenary while ruling on a point of order raised on the matter by Senator Sabi Abdullahi said the FCDA was in charge of the...
The Federal Capital Territory Administration has warned that it would revoke undeveloped plots of land in service areas allocated to individuals and corporate organisations. The Director, Information and Customer Service, AGIS/Lands, Muhammad Sule, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday. According to the statement, “Equally, the administration will soon commence revocation...
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has denied speculations that it was bribed to suspend the planned nationwide Democracy Day protest on June 12. The student body's national public relations officer Ezenagu Victor,stated this on Saturday while addressing newsmen in Enugu. TheFact Nigeria recalled that NANS had suspended the June...