Highlight Of The Growth And Empowerment In States (GEMS) Closing Event Held In ABUJA

By Ummuhani Usman The Growth And Empowerment In States (GEMS) programme, which is an initiative of the Department For International Development (DFID), British High Commision, held its closing event on Thursday and Friday, the 7th and 8th of December 2017. The one and half day event which held at the Thought Pyramids Art Centre Wuse […]

EFCC Says No Stolen Public Funds Was Traced To Former FCT Minister Bala Mohammed

  The prosecution witness, Ishaya Dauda has told an FCT High Court, Gudu that in the course of investigations, no government money was traced to the former FCT Minister, Bala Mohammed’s account. Mr Dauda, a Senior Detective Superintendent with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday said this during cross examination by the […]

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 […]

Former FCT Minister and Kaduna Governor, Elrufai On Courtesy Visit To FCT Minister, Musa Bello

Former FCT Minister and Kaduna State Governor, Mal Nasir Elrufai earlier today paid a courtesy visit to the FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello at the Federal Capital Territory Administration office in Abuja. The Governor was accompanied by his Special Adviser, Political and Intergovernmental Affairs, Mal Uba Sani amongst other officials

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 […]

Bilyaminu’s Ex-Wife Pays Tribute To Him Via A Post-Humous Birthday Post

Amina Bala Shagari, the estranged wife of Bilyaminu Bello, who was stabbed to death by his wife, Maryam Sanda, during the week has spoken out.Bello Bilyamin Muhammed Bello, son of a former PDP chairman, Haliru Bello, was earlier in the week, allegedly stabbed to the death by his wife, Maryam Sanda. Maryam is the daughter […]

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 […]