GOD NOT MOCKED, WHATEVER APC SOWED SO SHALL IT REAP -RENO

  On October 29, 2014, Muhammadu Buhari, while commenting on the defection of the then Speaker of the House of Representatives said, ‪“I will like to thank Aminu Tambuwal for what he did yesterday (defecting from PDP). Taking such a remarkable risk and sending everybody on holidays till December is an achievement”. Share on: WhatsApp

MINISTRY OF FINANCE TO ADDRESS ISSUES RAISED BY YOUWIN! CONNECTS PARTICIPANTS

    The Federal Ministry of Finance has promised to address grievances raised by participants in the YouWin! Connect Programme.   This was the outcome of the meeting between officials of the Ministry and representatives of participants of the YouWin! Connect Capacity Building Programme, who came to seek further clarifications in respect of the programme. […]

FCT Minister seeks private sector participation in District infrastructure development

To give impetus to the accelerated development of the Federal Capital Territory, the FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, has called for strategic private sector participation and partnership in the development of district infrastructure as well as low cost housing in the FCT. Share on: WhatsApp

WAEC TO MIGRATE INTO DIGITAL ADMINISTRATION OF EXAMS, SOLICITS FCTA’s SUPPORT

West African Examination Council has solicited the support of the FCT Administration for a Zonal Centre for its electronic marking technology (e-marking) for some West African Secondary School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE) papers. The Registrar of the Council, Dr. Iyi Uwadiae, made this appeal on Friday, July 27, when he paid a courtesy call on the […]

FAAC: BUHARI ASKED FOR A NEW TEMPLATE TO END DEBACLE… AS FG, STATES, LGAs SHARE N821b

By: Bruno Uche The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, said that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) are to agree on a revised template for remittance of revenue to the Federation Account. Share on: WhatsApp

Kwara PDP chairman Oyedepo rejects Saraki, Gov. Ahmed

Huge drama is expected in Kwara state politics in the weeks ahead as Senate President Bukola Saraki and Governor AbdulFattah Ahmed formally declare their defection to the Peoples Democratic Party from the All Progressives Congress. Just as witnessed in 2014, when APC members left to join the PDP after Saraki joined the APC, a counter-defection […]

Manchester United make approach for Harry Maguire

Manchester United have approached Leicester City over the sale of their England centre-back Harry Maguire, Sky Sports News understands. However, with a fortnight of the summer transfer window remaining, it looks like Jose Mourinho will have a battle on his hands, with Leicester adamant their star defender is staying at the King Power Stadium.   We understand […]

Defections: Dogara absent as APC Reps caucus meet Oshiomhole

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, was conspicuously absent as lawmakers of the All Progressives Congress (APC) met with the party leadership. Mr Dogara is expected to defect to the opposition PDP and on Tuesday presided over the House sitting where 36 representatives defected from the APC. The APC caucus of the […]

FCTA Bans Scavengers (Baban Bola) from Operating within Abuja City …restricts them to approved dumpsites.

Following the resolution of the FCT Administration to combat armed robbery, kidnappings, vandalism and other forms of crime and criminality in the Territory, the Administration has banned the activities of scavengers also known as Baban Bola from the city centre. Accordingly, they have been directed to restrict their activities to the official dumpsites in the […]

NSITF BOARD: OSHIOMHOLE IS IGNORANT – NGIGE

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, on Wednesday said the National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, was talking out of ignorance when he threatened him to inaugurate the boards of federal agencies and parastatals under his ministry or be suspended from the party. Ngige spoke with State House […]

MASS DEFECTIONS: NO SHAKING – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has told its members and supporters not to be flustered by the loss of some elected representatives and senators to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. In a statement by Malam Bolaji Abdullahi, its National Publicity Secretary on Tuesday in Abuja, the party said it would continue to consolidate on […]

Breaking: Kwankwaso, Gemade, 13 other Senators dump APC

A total of fifteen senators of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have dumped the party and defected to the opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP). In a letter to the President of the Senate, signed by 14 senators, they indicated their intention to leave the ruling APC for the opposition PDP. The senators who have so […]

$54MILLION NOVARE CENTRAL MALL UNVEILED, AS DEVELOPER LAUDS FCT ENABLING ENVIRONMENT

Months after the FCT Minister commissioned the Fraser Suites Abuja, the prestigious international hospital line and marking its debut in Africa, the Administration’s investment drive has again netted a $54 million Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) to the Territory. Share on: WhatsApp

FCT PROPOSES N271BILLION FOR THE 2018 FISCAL YEAR.  

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has proposed an expenditure framework of N271.532 Billion for the 2018 fiscal year. The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, made this disclosure in a Budget session with the Senate Committee on FCT, today, July 17, 2018.  According to the Minister, the figure showed an increase of N49.171 Billion over […]

BUHARI TO COMMISSION ABUJA LIGHT RAIL, THURSDAY…as FCTA solicits NRC partnership. 

The President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency Muhammadu Buhari is expected to commission the recently completed first Phase of the Abuja Light Rail Project on Thursday, July 12, 2018. The president would also be expected to flag-off the railway services signalling the commencement of operations of the long-awaited rail services in the Federal Capital Territory […]

Ex-President Obasanjo makes surprise appearance at PDP rally in Ogun

A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday stormed the rally of one of the governorship aspirants on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ogun State, Oladipupo Adebutu.   Adebutu currently representing Remo Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, and his supporters were at the rally held within the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential […]

FCT NOW NIGERIA’S FOURTH LARGEST CITY – Dr. Kwali, FCT Population Commissioner.

The Commissioner representing Federal Capital Territory, (FCT) in the National Population Commission (NPC), Dr. Daniel Aliyu Kwali, has revealed that FCT, by the Commission’s estimates, is now the fourth most populous city in the country. According to him, FCT comes after Lagos, Kano and Ibadan. Share on: WhatsApp

Bello Charges FCT Education Authorities to Change the Face of Public Schools,  

…commissions China Model Primary School, Days after the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Commissioned the Nigeria-Korea Model School, in Piwoyi Abuja, the Administration has again taken delivery of a new block of two classrooms, donated by the Chinese Government, to expand the capacity of the China Assisted Model Primary School in Nyanya.   While commissioning the block […]