Tag: FCT

YNaijaJanuary 28, 2023

It’s the turn of youths to take back Nigeria – Peter Obi; Court Rejects Tinubu Disqualification Suit | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss: It’s ...

YNaijaOctober 25, 2022

Pastor Adeboye rechristened me Abraham and declared me father of nations – Tinubu; Ooni of Ife weds sixth wife, rumoured to marry seventh in coming weeks | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Pastor Adeboye rechristened me Abraham and declared me father of nations – Tinubu Peter Obi cannot win, Obidients will soon ...

AzeezDecember 8, 2017

FG to confiscate, sell 2000 properties in FCT

The Federal Government has said it will seize 2,000 properties in the Federal Capital Territory belonging to some firms, who failed to ...

EditorOctober 10, 2017

[The Activism Blog] NGO to distribute sanitary pads to 330,000 girls in six states

In commemoration of the Annual International Day of girl-child, an NGO, Aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF) done in collaboration with the ...

AzeezSeptember 22, 2017

Police discover illegal firearm factory in FCT

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) police command said it has discovered a factory fabricating illegal firearm in Shenagu village near Zuba, ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 16, 2017

Army/IPOB crisis: FCT Minister assures residents of adequate security

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Bello in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Cosmas ...

AzeezJuly 24, 2017

Just In: Police arrest Boko Haram commander in FCT

The Police said it has arrested a fleeing Boko Haram deputy commander, Seth Yakubu, at Gwako Village in Gwagwalada area of the ...

AzeezApril 6, 2017

Meningitis: UNICEF donates 1,000 doses of drugs

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has donated 1,000 doses of drugs to the Federal Capital Territory Primary Health Care ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 27, 2016

Just In: Fleeing Boko Haram terrorist arrested in Abuja

Authorities of the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) have arrested a middle-aged man suspected to be one of the fleeing members ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 27, 2016

3 policemen killed by gunmen in FCT

Three policemen have been killed by suspected gunmen in the early hours of Tuesday in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 14, 2016

‘EFCC seize 12 properties from former FCT Minister’

Twelve properties have been seized by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from a former Minister of the Federal Capital ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 24, 2016

Former FCT minister, Modibbo defects to APC

Former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Aliyu Modibbo has joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the Peoples ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 5, 2016

Just In: Senate rejects bill seeking federal grants for Lagos

The Senate on Wednesday rejected a bill on the floor of the House seeking the Federal Government to grant Lagos ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 27, 2016

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five stories you should monitor today 1.  Lagos warns against cholera outbreak The Lagos State government ...

AzeezSeptember 20, 2016

Ban on grazing, street hawking, begging must be enforced – FCT minister

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mallam Muhammad Bello on Monday said laws prohibiting cattle grazing, begging, street hawking ...

AzeezSeptember 14, 2016

Herdsmen still graze cows on FCT roads despite Minister’s order

Despite an order by the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Muhammed Bello, directing Fulani herdsmen in Abuja to stop the ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 2, 2016

Gimba Kakanda: Dear FCT Minister, this centre no longer holds

by Gimba Kakanda I was dissuaded from writing to you, from alerting you to things you are likely too busy ...

Olawale WritesJune 24, 2016

THISDAY Dome taken over by FCT Administration

The investment company of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, on Friday took over the THISDAY Dome, in Abuja. The takeover ...

Mallam YeroApril 8, 2016

No movement in Abuja on Saturday

The Commissioner for Police, FCT, Wilson Inalegwu, has ordered the restriction of vehicular movement across the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, ...

Adebayo EmuleomoNovember 27, 2015

‘Boko Haram insurgents are planning to attack Abuja’ (DETAILS)

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has raised an alarm over plans by the Boko Haram terrorists to attack worship centres and ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 8, 2015

YNAIJA ENDORSEMENT: We wholeheartedly endorse Nasir el-Rufai for Kaduna governor

There is no doubt that Kaduna state will be one state to really look out for come this election; the ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 15, 2015

FG distributes relief materials to Chibok, Mousa IDPs in Abuja

by Panshak Ibrahim In affirmation of its continuous support for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), the Federal Government at the weekend ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 9, 2014

The PDP of today is a criminal party – Nasir el-Rufai

by Panshak Ibrahim   The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Kaduna State, and erstwhile FCT Minister, Mallam ...

Op-Ed EditorSeptember 22, 2014

@Jibrinibrahim17: Lamido and Babangida Aliyu are cowards!

by Jibrin Ibrahim Governors Sule Lamido and Muazu Babangida Aliyu have failed to bell the Jonathan cat. It turned out ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 17, 2014

@ElRufai wants to bring “justice and fairness” to Kaduna state

by James Sambo A former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has formally declared his intention ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 16, 2014

Northerners should stop accusing Ihejerika of sponsoring Boko Haram – Igbo groups are angry

by Kolapo Olapoju Some groups from the south-eastern states have condemned some northern individuals for making allegations of Boko Haram ...

Isime EseneSeptember 15, 2014

I tamed the leopard in Port Harcourt – Joseph Mbu talks about his exploits

by Isi Esene Joseph Mbu, the outgoing commissioner of police in Rivers State has urged his successor, Wilson Inalegu to ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 4, 2014

Is Nasir El-Rufai running for Governorship of Kaduna state? (TWEETS)

by Kolapo Olapoju Circling through the grapevine are reports which insinuate that former FCT Minister, Nasir el-Rufai, has intentions to ...

writerJuly 31, 2014

Attention, youth ‘corpers’: NYSC announces plans for 7 states under Boko Haram attack [DETAILS]

by Mayowa Aboah The National Youth Service Corps has announced the redeployment of corps members from seven northern states. The ...

writerJuly 17, 2014

Edo lawmakers offered N75 million each to impeach Oshiomhole – Oyegun

by Kolapo Olapoju The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) John Odigie-Oyegun has accused President Goodluck Jonathan of ...

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