FCT Minister Lauds Progress of Democracy in Nigeria.

Minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has lauded Nigerians for the progress the nation has made in cultivating democracy in the country. According to him, there has been opening of the democratic space, decentralization of governance processes and the Rule of Law both in the in the nation’s capital city and […]

CHANCELLOR MERKEL ARRIVES ABUJA ON ECONOMIC MISSION TO NIGERIA 

  German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, on an economic diplomacy visit to Nigeria, arrived Abuja aboard her BundeRepublic Deutschland Boeing 733 at exactly 21.24 local time last night and was welcomed by the duo of Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello and the Nigerian Minister of State for Foreign Affair, Hon. Khadija Ibrahim. Share […]

KWANKWASO CAMPAIGN ORGANIZATION AND THE EAGLE SQUARE: SETTING THE RECORDS STRAIGHT

  There has been some furore over the inability of Eagle Square facility managers to grant permission for use of the facility during the working hours of Wednesday, this week, to an organization named Rasy International Properties Ltd, Kano. Share on: WhatsApp

2018 EID EL KABIR MESSAGE FROM THE HONOURABLE MINISTER, FEDERAL CAPITAL TERRITORY (FCT), MALAM MUHAMMAD MUSA BELLO, TO RESIDENTS OF THE TERRITORY.

Fellow Residents On the occasion of this year’s Eid-El-Kabir celebration, I am delighted to convey the greetings of the Federal Capital Territory Administration to all residents as we celebrate, once more, the joyous occasion. I urge all of us to use the occasion of the celebration to strengthen the bonds of friendship, unity and to […]

FCT MINISTER’S INTERVENTION AVERTS LOOMING DOCTORS’ STRIKE ACTION.

  …as Administration suspends tax deduction on Doctors’ salaries Following the intervention by the FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, FCT Association of Resident Medical Doctors has indicated that it might suspend its planned strike to give the Administration a chance to look into their grievances. The doctors had given a twenty-one day ultimatum within […]

FCT MINISTER ASSURES OF ADEQUATE EMERGENCY CARE FOR BUILDING COLLAPSE VICTIMS

  FCT Minister Malam Muhammad Musa Bello was on ground at the site of the Jabi building collapse during which he assured the public of adequate emergency medical care for victims. As at press time only about 6 have been rescued with various degrees of injuries and were rushed to nearby hospitals. Share on: WhatsApp

Lai Mohammed lied, Nigerian govt paid ‘large ransom’ to free #DapchiGirls – UN report

Contrary to the claim by the Nigerian government through the Information Minister Lai Mohammed, the government paida “large ransom” to free scores of female students kidnapped by the Boko Haram from their school in Dapchi, Yobe State, earlier this year, the United Nations has said. Over 100 girls were kidnapped from the Dapchi school by […]

PDP wins Dogara’s council as rain delays collation of Bauchi bye-election result

Speaker Yakubu Dogara may still be physically a member of the All Progressives Congress, his spirit is already in the Peoples Democratic Party as the party’s candidate, Ladan Salihu won Dogara’s Bogoro local government in the Bauchi South senatorial bye-election on Saturday. Salihu, a former broadcaster, got 6,646 votes as against the 3,992 votes scored […]

FCT Minister solicits police partnership against insecurity, vandalism

  The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has solicited the support and partnership of the FCT Police Command to check insecurity in the Territory and vandalism of public assets. The Minister, who was represented by the Executive Secretary of the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA), Engr. Umar Jibrin, made the […]

BATTLE FOR THE SOUL OF IMO STATE GOVERNMENT HOUSE

By Samuel Ibezim The battle for the soul of the Imo State government house is hotting up by the day. Although the governorship election will hold in 2019, politicians mostly from the All Progressives Congress, APC, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, are already scheming to out manoeuvre their opponents to […]

FCTA holds workshop on improved service delivery for directors

  As part of efforts to enhance the capacity of its management staff for effective and efficient service delivery to residents of the Territory, in line with the vision of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) to be among one of the best 20 world Class Capital Cities in the provision of standard infrastructure, quality social […]

NASS BARRICADE: NIGERIANS SHOULD BE VIGILANT – ATIKU

Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President has condemned the siege by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) on the National Assembly. The SSS officials blocked the entrance of the assembly on Tuesday morning, initially barring anyone from gaining entrance. They later allowed lawmakers into the assembly but not the chambers. Share on: WhatsApp

DON’T TEST ME-SEN. BEN BRUCE SPITS FIRE

Senator Ben Bruce on Tuesday condemned the invasion of the National Assembly by security agencies. Speaking to newsmen, the lawmaker from Bayelsa State had described what was happening as “a coup”. He vowed that he and his colleagues (pro-Saraki Senators), would report President Muhamadu Buhari, Department of State Services (DSS), the Nigeria Police among others […]

Breaking: DSS, Police block National Assembly gates 

Operatives of the Department of State Security (DSS) on Tuesday, barricaded the main gate of the National Assembly, preventing lawmakers and staff from gaining access into the complex. The motive for the blockade was not clear. But on Monday, Senate President Bukola Saraki reportedly called an emergency meeting of the leadership of the National Assembly […]