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FCT-Minister Appeals To RMACF For Funding Mechanism

Ruth Gbaka In order to meet FCT administration infrastructural development objective, the FCT minister Malam Musa bello has appealed to the Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) to work out a specific funding mechanism for the FCT. The minister

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Solutions To Our Challenges Are With Us – FCT Minister

By Ruth Gbaka The Minister of the FCT, Malam Muhammad Musa has called on members of the Executive Intelligence Management Course 14 of the National Institute of Security Studies (NISS) to develop homegrown solutions to Nigerian and African challenges.  The

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All FCT Residents Must Have Health Insurance Coverage – Minister

By Ruth Gbaka The Minster of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Muhammad Bello has called on the management of the FCT Health Insurance Scheme (FHIS) to ensure that every resident of the FCT is covered under the Scheme.  The Minister gave this

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Think Outside The Box To Remain In Business, REDAN Tell Developers

The FCT chapter chairman of the Real Estate Developers Association of Nigeria (REDAN) Mr Osilama Emmanuel Osilama who is also the CEO of Nuel Osilama Global Investment Limited, in this exclusive interview with Mustapha Suleiman, bares his mind on the

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Again, Kidnappers, Ritualists Give FCT Sleepless Nights

Joel Ajayi Kidnapping, which was alien to Nigeria, has become a very common and lucrative crime in the country. Nigerians are now kidnapped in their schools, workplaces, while journeying, in their homes, and virtually everywhere else including places of worship.

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Wolumo: FCT Community Lacking Basics, In Squalor

Charles Ebi Abuja, Nigeria’s capital can be described as a dual society. One part is the city of the powerful and the affluent, the other is the city of the downtrodden. A dual society typically has rural, impoverished, and neglected

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FCT Minister Commends Buhari’s Efforts In Tackling Unemployment

The Federal Capital Territory Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for initiating the Extended Special Public Works Programme aimed at addressing mass unemployment in the country. Mr Austine Elemue, Special Assistant on Media to the

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FCT shuts bars, parks, restaurants for five weeks over Covid-19 resurgence

Following the rising cases of coronavirus, the Federal Capital Territory Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has ordered that all bars, restaurants, leisure gardens, and event centres should be shut for five weeks. He also directed that informal and formal festivity events,

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We Are Not Aware Of IDPs’ Continued Stay In FCT – NEMA

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has said that it is not aware that there are still internally displaced persons (IDPs) residing in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).  This disclosure was made by Mrs. Fatima Kassim, a

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Nigerian Legion Decorates FCT Minister with Armed Forces Remembrance Day Emblem

…Minister pledges support Ruth Gbaka  The Minister of the FCT, Malam Musa Bello was on Tuesday November 10 decorated with the emblem of the 2021 Armed Forces Remembrance Day celebration by the National Chairman of Nigerian Legion, Brigadier General Adakole Jones

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