A mentally deranged individual was hit by a suspected hit and run driver while he was trying to cross the road at third avenue yesterday in Gwarinpa. The Gwarinpa Divisional Police Officer, CSP Nuruddeen Sabo, confirmed the incident. He said an unidentified person who is mentally retarded was about to cross the road when he […]


First Bank of Nigeria Limited has partnered The Nigerian Economic Summit Group to host the 23rd Nigerian Economic Summit with the theme: ‘Opportunities, Productivity & Employment: Actualizing the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan.’ The summit which kicked off on Tuesday and will end on Thursday includes a dinner hosted by the Chairman, First Bank Nigeria […]

Union Bank Centenary Celebrations Hit ABUJA

Union Bank recently celebrated with its customers and stakeholders in Abuja, Oyo and Enugu in appreciation of their commitment and support over the years. A former member, House of Representatives and a customer of the bank, Eseme Eyiboh, who spoke at the anniversary gala in Abuja, said: “In a nation like Nigeria, Union Bank stands […]

ECOWAS marks beginning of new legal year in Abuja

The President of the ECOWAS Court, Justice Jerome Traore has officially opened the 2017/2018 Ecowas legal year in Abuja. At the ceremony to open the legal year in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, Justice Traore said the ECOWAS Court is a community court of integration and that the time had come to determine the arbitral functions of […]

National Hospital Cancer Centre In ABUJA Ready In December

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has assured Federal Government’s commitment to complete National Hospital Cancer Centre latest December. Adewole gave the assurance at the Cancer Summit organised by Cancer Education and Advocacy Foundation of Nigeria (CEAFON) on Tuesday in Abuja. The theme of the summit is “Funding Cancer Care in Nigeria: The Way […]

ABUJA Administration Evacuates 789 Beggars, Mentally Derailed From Streets

The FCT Social Development Secretariat said it has so far evacuated 789 beggars, mentally derailed and other social miscreants from the street between 2015 to 2017 in Abuja. The Acting Secretary, FCT Social Development Secretariat, Irene Elegbede, made this known on Monday in Abuja at a news briefing on two years in office of the […]

FCT Minister Promises Massive Infrastructural Development

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello says satellite towns and rural areas in the FCT will witness massive infrastructural development in the next two years. Bello made this promise at the inauguration of the newly appointed Mandate Secretaries, Chief of Staff and other Senior Political Aides of the administration on Monday in […]