Wednesday, 5th October 2022
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6 Aug
Mr Christopher Maikalangu, the Chairman of Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), says he will appeal the FCT Election Tribunal judgment nullifying his emergence as winner of the Feb. 12 area council elections.
14 Feb
In an exercise marred by operational deficiencies, candidates of the two major political parties, All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party...
24 Oct 2021
When we revolt it’s not for a particular culture. We revolt simply because, for many reasons, we can no longer breathe’. ― Frantz Fanon The classic of Franz Fanon from which the dominant element in the title of this piece, ‘The Wretched of the Earth’ is taken is quite instructive. It is a 1961 book originally…
8 Aug 2021
It is quite unfortunate that Abuja, the nation’s capital is fast becoming another failing institution in Nigeria but the federal authorities that run the country from there have always forgotten that there is a unique government ....
20 Apr 2021
It does not come as a surprise that the drive by financially hard-pressed states to raise internally generated revenue is making life and business difficult for citizens...
17 Apr 2021
The chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Honourable Abdullahi Candido, has decried the implications of the lingering conflicts between the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) and AMAC on his programmes and activities. Speaking Friday in Abuja, Candido said the development has made things difficult for his administration towards meeting its obligations to the Council and…
17 Apr 2021
Chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Abdullahi Candido, has decried the implications of the lingering conflicts between the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) and AMAC on his programmes and activities.
10 Dec 2020
A Wuse Magistrates’ Court has fixed Jan. 8, 2021, for hearing in a suit brought by the commissioner of police against former Zonal Manager, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Lugard Edegbe.
20 Oct 2020
The Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) has disbanded its task force enforcing traffic laws in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) following reports of abuse by the officials.
12 Oct 2020
Residents of Trade More Estate in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have rejected the decision by the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) to spend over N1billion for the provision of electricity in the estate. The over 3,000 household residents said they prefer the funds to be channeled towards the construction of roads linking the estate with…
24 Mar 2020
The Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) has temporarily shut down operations of the area council secretariats in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) until further notice.
30 Jan 2020
To promote transparency in governance, the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), has raised an alarm on the council’s financial challenges and inability to meet its day to day obligations.


7 mins ago
Lagos State Government has filed a notice of appeal against a judgment stopping towing of vehicles and imposition of fines by Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) without a valid court order.
1 hour ago
Serious panic was recorded at Aroma junction Awka, Anambra capital on Wednesday when a tanker carrying substance suspected to be inflammable fell and began to spill its content.
1 hour ago
NEW YORK, USA, 5 October 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-Teachers are at the heart of education, and their valuable work must also lead to better salaries and working conditions, the heads of three UN agencies and a partner organization said on Wednesday. The statement comes in their joint message to mark World Teachers’ Day, celebrated annually on 5…
2 hours ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disowned a purported ad hoc staff recruitment portal for 2023 general election, describing it as fake.
3 hours ago
The remaining 23 kidnapped people from the Abuja-Kaduna train attack were freed by their abductors on Wednesday, the Nigerian military said. The train was attacked on March 28. The secretary of the Chief of Defense Staff Action Committee Prof. Usman Yusuf said the Chief of Defense Staff General Lucky Irabor,"secured the release and took custody…