Thursday, April 17, 2014

Abuja court sentences banker to 6 months in prison for breach of trust

The banker pleaded guilty.…... read more

Abuja minister debunks resignation rumour

FCT Minister, Bala Mohammed The FCT minister has not resigned from his position.…... read more

FCT threatens to revoke undeveloped parks

Bala Mohammed, FCT Minister The minister says the condition under which the parks were leased must be complied with. The... read more

EFCC arraigns former FCDA Director for N28m fraud

FCT High Court grants accused bail. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday arraigned one Aminu Gaya before... read more

Court strikes out case of ex-soldier who accused wife of stealing documents

The judge struck out the case for lack of diligent prosecution.…... read more

Two hawkers bag 11 weeks imprisonment for criminal trespass, theft

The hawkers pleaded guilty to the charges.…... read more

Abuja court discharges man who allegedly caused death by dangerous driving

The deceased family wrote to the court to withdraw the charges.…... read more

FG commences distribution of fertilisers in Kuje, Abuja

The farmers are buying at a subsidised rate.…... read more

FCT minister’s wife bags chieftaincy for beautifying grave sites

FCT Minister, Bala Mohammed Besides uplifting cemeteries, the minister’s wife has initiated efforts to help the needy. The FCT minister’s... read more

Abuja residents decry scarcity of kerosene at filling stations

Nigerians queuing for kerosene The NNPC station is the only one that sells at N50 per litre in Abuja.…... read more

Abuja administration fails to dispose Gwarimpa waste adequately, then threatens residents

AEPB logo Residents of Gwarinpa, an estate in Abuja, say the Abuja Environmental Protection Board neglects its duty.…... read more

Judge blasts Nigerian Police over poor handling of rape case

 The judge gave the order when the police failed to arraign the accused after leave to prefer criminal charge was... read more

Estate Demolition: Court fixes May 8 for continuation of hearing

The estate developer accused the Abuja administration of illegal demolition.…... read more

Police arraign landlord for unlawfully evicting tenant

 The landlord is facing a five-count charge of joint act, criminal force, assault, mischief and theft.…... read more

Man, 20, sentenced to 180-day imprisonment for stealing N24,000

An Abuja Senior Magistrates’ Court on Thursday sentenced Cosmos Agbota, 20, to 180 days imprisonment for stealing N24,000 from a... read more

FCTA bans mini buses from entering Abuja City Centre from June 3

Bala Mohammed, FCT Minister The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has restricted the movement of mini buses in Abuja.…... read more

Abuja court to sit on Abaji council polls on Thursday

The ACN in Abuja had accused the PDP of rigging the last local council elections.…... read more

Abuja Minister suspends 15 district heads in Abaji

Jumoke Akinjide, The Minister of State for Federal Capital Territory (FCT) The FCT minister said the district heads were appointed... read more

FCTA to construct 5,000 low-cost houses in Abuja

Minister of State, FCT, Olajumoke Akinjide The Federal Capital Administration has approved the construction of 5000 low cost housing units.…... read more

Pastor, 50, docked for allegedly raping three primary school pupils in Abuja

Two of the pupils are 7-year-olds, and the third, 9-year-old.…... read more

Widow, son docked for forcefully evicting Abuja tenant

The accused said the tenant owed one year rent.…... read more

Wife accuses husband of denying her sex for 3 years

The woman no longer wants to stay married to her husband.…... read more

Abuja administration to realise N500bn from land swap policy, Minister says

The Abuja Minister said compensation will be paid to the displaced residents. The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja,... read more

Transport union, petty traders clash at Jabi park, Abuja

A misunderstanding arose over sanitation fees being collected by the Environmental Task Force of the park. The Utako District Divisional... read more

Abuja court adjourns pastor’s murder case

The suspect was accused of killing his wife and assistant pastor.…... read more