Minister advocates policies, programmes to empower girls
The Minister of State, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Dr. Ramatu Aliyu, has challenged the three tiers of government to come up with policies and programmes that would encourage girls to realise their potential.
150 athletes set for 10th Korean Ambassador’s Taekwondo Championships
A total of 150 athletes from 20 teams will compete for honours at this year’s 10th edition of Korean Ambassador’s Cup for Taekwondo holding between October 17 and 18 at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere Lagos.
Going to see Abalaka
There is no doubt that Dr. Jeremiah Abalaka is a seasoned medical professional who has carved a niche for himself. However going to see him in his clinic in Gwagwalada, an outskirt of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) was a herculean task and full of drama.
Jonathan’s N15b almajiri schools rot away
The almajiri schools in the North on which former President Goodluck Jonathan spent a whopping N15 billion are waiting for the undertaker. That they are in ruins is, to put it mildly.
Trial of ex FCT Minister, others, to resume October 11
A Federal High Court in Lagos, Monday, further adjourned until Oct. 11, the trial of former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Jumoke Akinjide, and others, facing money laundering charges in the sum of N650 million.
Korea hands over model school to FCT
To boost quality of education in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), has handed-over an ultra-modern model school valued at N5.430b to the FCT administration.
National hospital offers free medical services to FCT community
The National Hospital, Abuja has provided free medical services to residents of Kuchigoro Community in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). It's Chief Medical Director (CMD), Dr. Jaf Momoh, told journalists in Abuja yesterday that the outreach was part of activities to mark the Medical Center’s 20th year anniversary.
SGF, Ribadu, Adamu, Bindow, FCT Minister, others to reposition APC in Adamawa
The North-East zone of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has inaugurated a 39-member Central Steering Committee to reposition the party in Adamawa State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that part of the committee’s assignment...
FG debunks Abuja explosion report, blames desperate opposition
The Federal Government, yesterday, debunked reports of a bomb explosion, at the South African High Commission, in Abuja, which circulated on social media.