FCTA Embarks On Immunization Campaign , Targets 1 Million Kids

The Federal Capital Territory Primary Health Care Development Board says it is targeting one million children in the territory to immunise against polio and other childhood diseases. Dr Mathew Ashikeni, the Executive Secretary of the Board disclosed this at the inauguration of the 16th round of Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Week in Abuja on […]

UNIABUJA Graduates Pioneer Medical Students After A Decade And Two Years

Twelve of the 30 pioneer medical students of the University of Abuja, who enrolled in 2005, failed their final examinations, an official has said. Mr Waziri Garba, the university’s Deputy Registrar in charge of Information and Publications, on Monday said that results of the students’ final professional examinations, released on Nov. 24, showed that five […]

Abuja Hosts Nigeria housing finance conference

A two-day Nigeria Housing Finance Conference with the theme: ”Impact of Housing on National Economic Development” begins tomorrow in Abuja. According to Finance Africa, the organisers, the goals of the conference are to evaluate and deepen understanding of existing structures and policies in Nigeria housing finance. It will also showcase global best practices and success […]

FCT Minister Flags Off N8.62bn Apo-Wasa Dual Carriageways Projects

THE Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minster, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, on Monday, flagged off the construction of the Apo-Wasa dual carriageways.   The projects, which was expected to complete within a 12-month timespan, would cost the FCT administration about N8.62 billion. Speaking during the flagging off in Abuja, the minister said the road, which was […]

UAE Opens New Visa Center Outlets In Abuja

The United Arab Emirate has opened new visa centers in Abuja to fastrack good services for Nigerians who wishes to travel to united Arab Emirate. The Assistant Undersecretary for Consular Affairs, Amb. Ahmed Alham Al Dhaheri said during the ceremony that the opening of the visa centre in Abuja will contribute to the development of […]

FCT Minister Reacts To Strike Notice Issued By FCTA AND FCDA Staff Union Over Administrative Lapses

Minister of the federal capital territory, Muhammad Bello has promised to resolve all issues contained in the strike notice issued by workers of the FCT administration and the federal capital development authority (FCDA) Bello who made the commitment while briefing newsmen commended the leadership of the labour union that has continued to provide useful advise […]

Senate Presidents Mourn Late Dr Alex Ekwueme , Nigeria’s First Vice President

Nigeria’s current Senate President Bukola Saraki and the immediate past senate president Senator David Mark  expressed grief over Ekwueme’s death. Saraki in a statement in Abuja that Ekwueme was a rare personality and an exceptional leader who dedicated himself to the development of the country. The statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and […]

Breaking: President Mugabe Officially Steps Down After A 37 Year Rule In Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe resigned as president of Zimbabwe Tuesday, parliament speaker Jacob Mudenda told lawmakers, ending a 37-year rule defined by brutality and economic collapse   “I Robert Gabriel Mugabe in terms of section 96 of the constitution of Zimbabwe hereby formally tender my resignation… with immediate effect,” said speaker Mudenda, reading the letter. More to […]