Saturday, April 19, 2014

NDLEA arrests 189 suspects, seizes 11,135kg of illicit drugs in Abuja

Photo: The arrests and seizures were made in six months.…... read more

FCT primary health board urges Dakwa community to accept polio immunisation

Bala Mohammed, FCT Minister The community had previously rejected polio immunisation.…... read more

Abuja mobile phone users rush to register SIM cards to beat deadline

GSM operators in Nigeria June 30 is the deadline set by the NCC.…... read more

UN honours Abuja Minister

Bala Mohammed, FCT Minister The United Nations honoured the minister with a Public Service Delivery Excellence Award.…... read more

Abuja airport to experience power outage Friday, Saturday – FAAN

Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport Electrical maintenance is to be carried out at the airport.…... read more

Abuja residents to enjoy more potable water as supply increases to 30mn litres daily- Maku

Minister of Information, Labaran Maku At the ongoing ministerial briefing, the Minister of Information said Abuja residents will get more... read more

Abuja administration clamps down on illegal immigrants

The AEPB said it arrested suspected aliens.…... read more

Drama in court over N20mn bribe allegation

The plaintiff accused a defence witness of collecting bribe.…... read more

E-payment increases Abuja’s revenue by 40%- Minister

Bala Mohammed, FCT Minister The electronic payment system increased the internally generated revenue of Abuja.…... read more

Abuja court jails man for 18wks for street roaming, others

The man was given an option of fine.…... read more

Man sues Dantata and Sawoe for N50m over loss of eye

The man said he lost one of his eyes while serving the company.…... read more

Man bags 6 months imprisonment, 12 strokes of cane for slapping a woman

The convict pleaded guilty to the charge.…... read more

Abuja taxi drivers lament ban on mini buses

Abuja taxi drivers say they have fewer passengers. Some taxi operators in Abuja said they recorded low patronage on Saturday... read more

Former Nigerian Air Force Chief loses land, N50m claim

An Abuja high court dismissed a former Chief of Air staff’s claim to a plot of land at Lugbe in... read more

Police arraign man, wife for alleged assault

Policemen The couple was granted bail by the Abuja court.…... read more

Brazilian investors to build satellite town, new district in Abuja- Minister

Bala Mohammed, FCT Minister The minister said a memorandum of understanding had already been signed.…... read more

Church sues tenants over alleged rent default

The defendants were not in court.…... read more

Abuja to witness electricity interruption on Saturday – TCN

The interruption is to allow for emergency work on a facility. The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) said on Friday... read more

FCT minister mourns Kontagora

The minister leads a delegation to the burial of Kontagora.…... read more

Bus owners, drivers protest against restriction in Abuja

The restriction will take effect from June 3.…... read more

Abuja gets new solicitor general

Bala Mohammed, FCT Minister Ibrahim Abdullahi has worked for the FCT since 1987.…... read more

Wife sues husband for allegedly spending more nights with second wife

The husband pleaded that the marriage not be annulled.…... read more

FCT nullifies appointment of Gwagwalada’s community head

FCT Minister, Bala Mohammed A new water project has been approved for Karshi. The Federal Capital Territory Administration has invalidated... read more

Abuja NUJ worried about professional misconduct among journalists

[Photo:] The union vowed to expose fake journalists.…... read more

FG approves N19bn water project for Karshi in Abuja

Karshi is a satellite town in Abuja. The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N19.4 billion for a new... read more