• Abdulahi-Candido

    Tenement Rates: NASS, AMAC Not At War – Candido

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    Following the recent misunderstanding between Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) and some critical stakeholders on tenement rate collection in the city, AMAC chairman, Hon Abdullahi Adamu Candido has disclosed that the council has reached an understanding with the stakeholders. In a chat with newsmen in Abuja, Candido said that the council is no longer at…

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    FCTA To Sanction Vandals, Scavengers, Traffic Offenders

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    FCT security committee has warned that security agents would clamp down on any suspected vandal and be made to face the full wrath of the law. Reviewing the activities of the year 2016 and proactively chart a new course for 2017, chairman of the committee/FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello. Warned that vandalisation of public…

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  • Conoil

    Lubricant Producers Protest Multiple Taxation By Govt Agencies

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    The Lubricant Producers Association of Nigeria (LUPAN) has protested the continued multiple taxation from both the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) and the National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) for the importation of base oil into the country. A statement signed by the executive secretary of LUPAN, Emeka Obidike, which was made…

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    ‘Recession Not Caused By PMB’

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    Members of Buhari Support Organisation (BSO) have said that the current economic recession in the country was not caused by the present administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking while hosting the 36 state coordinators of the organisation to a dinner in Abuja yesterday, chairman of State Coordinators’ Forum of BSO, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdo Saulawa, noted…

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  • FCTA To Commission Dei Dei Regional Market In December

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    Determined to address the menace of street hawking in the Federal Capital City, the FCT Administration said it would commission and make the Abuja Regional market, Dei Dei operational in December this year. Speaking when he undertook an inspection tour of the on-going work at the over 6,100 shops market situated in Tudun Fulani along…

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    Traders Protest ‘Planned’ Demolition Of Nyanya Market

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    Traders staged a protest over the planned demolition of the popular Nyanya market by the authorities of Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) in collaboration with Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA). The aggrieved traders, mostly women and youths, were seen displaying placards bearing various protest messages when they  stormed the AMAC secretariat in Area 10, causing…

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    FCTA Begins Massive Completion Of Road Projects

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    The FCT Administration has resumed works on stalled major road projects within the Federal Capital City with the intention of completing the 10-Lanes Airport (Umaru Musa Yar’Adua) and Kubwa (Murtala Muhammed) Expressways by the end of December 2016. Most of these stalled or abandoned road projects today have sound financial plans with adequate appropriation in…

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  • Mohammed Bello FCT Minister

    Recession: FCTA To Create 10, 000 Jobs In 2020

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    In line with one of the cardinal policies of the present administration, which is job creation and poverty reduction, the FCT Administration said that one of its targets is to create 10,000 jobs by the year 2020. Speaking during the closing ceremony of the entrepreneurship and skills development programme, organised by the administration in conjunction…

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  • FG Earmarks N40 Billion For Anchor Borrowers’ Programme

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    The federal government, through the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has earmarked the sum of N40 billion from the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Development Fund, to finance the Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP) initiative. Speaking during a stakeholders’ meeting of FCT- ABP Forum in Abuja yesterday, head, financial development department at Abuja branch of…

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