FCT

Cash crunch: Queues disappear at commercial banks, ATM galleries in Abuja

“I didn’t believe that I would get my money this easily, even though I heard that money is now in circulation; I said...

The Supreme Court, the Nigerian President and the 25% FCT, Abuja quandary

By Olukayode Ajulo Esq. An unwrinkled face is not good for a resounding slap. So it is somewhat indelicate for a lawyer who...

Just in: Presidential poll: EFCC intercepts N32.4m vote-buying funds in Lagos

Barely 48 hours after deploying officers for election monitoring duties as part of effort to curb vote fraud and ensure integrity of the...

Old Naira notes swap: February 10 deadline stays, old notes no longer legal tender — CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said on Tuesday that the February 10, 2023 deadline for old Naira notes swap still stands just...

FCT Minister orders arrest of housing officials, developer over Gwarimpa building collapse

Mallam Muhammad Bello, the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has ordered security agencies to arrest the officials of the Federal Housing...

New naira notes: FCT POS operators make brisk businesses, increase charges on transactions

As the deadline of January 31 draws nearer for old Naira notes to be deposited in banks across the country and the non-disbursement...

FCTA reintroduces park and pay scheme in Q1 of 2023

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCT) has announced the reintroduction of the suspended On-Street Parking Management (Park and Pay) in the federal capital...

Abuja kidnapping: We have rescued three victims, recovered arms — Police

The Federal Capital Territory Police Command says it has rescued three Kubwa residents abducted on Tuesday night by some gunmen. It said it...

Okada ban: Chaos on Abuja Airport Road as motorcyclists, task force clash

There was pandemonium on Monday along the airport road/federal housing in Lugbe area of the Federal Capital Territory as commercial motorcyclists in the...

Insecurity: Is Nigeria’s seat of power beleaguered?

Following the growing insecurity in the nation’s capital as well as other parts of the country, residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT),...

Terrorists strike in FCT, ambush Guards Brigade, FG shuts college

Hours after daring terrorists allegedly threatened to attack President Muhammadu Buhari, Kaduna Gov. Nasir el-Rufai and other government officials, they struck in Abuja...

US-based Nigerian teenage girl engages in philanthropy, donates tons of clothes, other items to the vulnerable in Abuja

Driven by the need to promote social good and human welfare particularly among the vulnerable, a 19-year-old US-based Nigerian girl, Michelle Ayomide Soneye,...

Staging self-kidnap, misinformation: Court grants Amira Safiyanu conditional pardon

A Magistrate Court sitting in Abuja has discharged Amira Safiyanu, who raised a false alarm by informing the public on her abduction by...

Non-swearing-in of chairmen, councillors: Protest paralyzes government, business activities at FCT Secretariat

Aggrieved youths under the auspices of the Original Inhabitants of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Friday staged a protest for several hours...

Judgment on FCT councils’ inauguration: Court vacates order

Chairmen and Councillors-elect in the Federal Capital Territory are now to heave a sigh of relief as a High Court on Thursday vacated...