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 […]

DEVELOPING STORY: Middle-aged Man, Bilyaminu Bello, Stabbed To Death By His Wife Over Misunderstanding In ABUJA

An Abuja-based middle-aged man, Bilyaminu Bello, was yesterday night stabbed to death by his wife with whom he had a misunderstanding with. The misunderstanding which later turned violent made the husband leave the house until relatives intervened and convinced him to sleep at home which he did. According to sources, the wife’s family was said to […]

FCT Minister Reflects On The Achievements Of His Administration

Mallam Muhammed Bello, Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), on Thursday said his administration has provided massive infrastructure and provision of social services since he assumed office two years ago. Bello said at a news conference in Abuja to mark his second year in office that his administration immediately identified a number of roads […]

Abuja National Mosque Appoints New Grand Instructor

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) has confirmed the appointment of Prof. Shehu Ahmad Galadanci as the Murshid (General Administrator or Grand Instructor) to oversee the affairs of Abuja National Mosque. Its Secretary-General, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, told journalists on Thursday in Abuja that the council has also appointed Alhaji Sakariyau Babalola as Deputy […]

Aso Villa To Gulp N4.8bn For Maintenance In 2018

The Federal Government is proposing to spend  N4.86bn in the 2018 fiscal year on maintenance  of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The budgeted amount for next year when compared to the N4.95bn allocated for annual routine maintenance of villa facilities in the 2017 budget represents a decline of about N90m. In the 2016 budget, the sum […]

Suspected Notorious Kidnappers Along Abuja/Kaduna Expressway In Police Net

The Nigeria Police has paraded eight suspected kidnappers, armed robbers, who specialises in terrorising innocent citizens along Kaduna-Abuja express way. The suspects, Umaru Ibrahim, Leader; Jibril Adamu, Ibrahim Mohammed, Umar Idris, Iliya Adamu, Sumaila Haruna, Silas Chukwuemeka, who confessed to sell drugs to the suspects and Ifeanyi Linus, who serves as informant to the suspects. […]