Builders plan local materials’ research centre
The Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB), has revealed plans to build a world-class research centre to resolve issues in materials, and skills development in the industry.
Senate insists N37b voted for National Assembly renovation justified
The Senate yesterday insisted that the N37 billion voted for the renovation of the National Assembly complex in the budget was justified.
Budget 2020 faces fresh hurdle over N50 billion extra projects
The N10.594 trillion 2020 budget approved by the National Assembly and sent to President Muhammadu Buhari last week for assent is already engulfed in serious crisis that might impede its implementation.
Before Abuja becomes another mega slum
A comprehensive report the other day that Abuja, Nigeria’s once attractive capital city is not receiving deserved official attention and it is fast turning into a mega slum should be alarming.
FCT requires N500b to resettle Abuja original inhabitants
No less than N500 billion is required to resettle the original inhabitants in 13 villages within Abuja City, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) administration has said.
Flood: FCDA to bring down illegal structures at Lokogoma Estates
These are indeed tough times for landlords and tenants of Lokogoma Estates located along River Kabusa Waterway in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) as more misery await them. In fact, barring any intervention from the powers that be, the Federal Capital Territory Authority has concluded plans to embark on the demolition of all illegal structures…
Caramelo Lounge, Suites, another questionable demolition by FCDA
Calm and normalcy have been fully restored at the ever-busy No 630 TOS Benson Crescent, Utako District, Abuja, where authorities of the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) recently levelled top-class Caramelo Lounge and Suites, Utako, Abuja. Apart from being the third structure to be demolished in a matter of months, the demolition like that of…
FCT laments ‘defection’ of athletes
Even before the start of events at the 19th National Sports Festival, some officials of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have ruled out the possibility of the Terrirory being a top contender on the medals table, blaming huge loss of top athletes to higher bidding states. The coaches said late release of fund and poor…
Senate orders suspension, investigation of FCDA officer over N525m bribery scandal
Senate has directed that Barrister Ehimony Sunday Joshua, staff of the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) be suspended and investigated over alleged N525million bribery scandal...