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Earth tremor: Federal government installs seismometers in Abuja

The Federal Government, on Tuesday, said it has installed no fewer than four seismometers in four strategic areas in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), with a view to curbing future earth tremor.
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) administration has raised alarm over rising cases of insecurity and vandalism in the territory. Abuja

FCTA: Restriction order on activities of scavengers still in force

The Secretary, FCT Social Development Secretariat (SDS), Ladi Hassan, says the order restricting the activities of scavengers, popularly called `baban bola’ within the city centre is still in force.
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) administration has raised alarm over rising cases of insecurity and vandalism in the territory. Abuja

FCT residents decry poor state of roads

Residents of Ijayapi community, Bwari Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), have decried poor state of roads in the area and appealed to the government to intervene.

JAMB conducts recruitment exams for FRSC candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Saturday said it has conducted recruitment examination for about 15,000 candidates of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) across the country.

2019: INEC publishes forms, particulars of parties’ candidates

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday published the forms and particulars of political parties’ candidates submitted for 2019 general elections at its offices across the federation, for the purpose of claims and objections.

Imo primaries: APC elders disown petition against judge

Elders of All Progressive Congress (APC) in Imo State have disowned a petition written against Justice Othman Musa of an Abuja High Court in which he was accused of bias and misconduct in a suit between Senator Hope Uzodinma and Chief Uche Nwosu over who is the authentic Governorship candidate of the party in the state. Elders of All Progressive Congress (APC) in Imo State have disowned a petition written against Justice Othman Musa of an Abuja High Court in which he was accused of bias and misconduct in a suit between Senator Hope Uzodinma and Chief Uche Nwosu over who is the authentic Governorship candidate of the party in the state.

ICPC arraigns Aderemi Oluwaji, company for allegedly defrauding widow

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has arraigned the Managing Director (MD) of an investment firm and his company before a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Bwari Division, for allegedly defrauding a widow of N5 million.

Imo guber: Court summons APC, INEC over Hope Uzodinma

An Abuja High Court has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) to show cause, within 48 hours, why Senator Hope Uzodinma should not be the governorship candidate of the party in Imo State, having won the primary.
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) administration has raised alarm over rising cases of insecurity and vandalism in the territory. Abuja

Our daughters are regularly kidnapped, raped while trekking to school – FCT community

Residents of Pesepa community in Bwari Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory have raised alarm over increase in cases of rape and kidnapping of their daughters, calling for urgent intervention of the government.

Muhammad Bello visits Abuja community over rock fire incident

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Muhammad Bello, on Wednesday visited the Mpape area of Abuja over the recent incident where fire oozed out from rocks within the area.

Monarch appeals to FCTA for functional healthcare facility

Mr Bulus Wakili, the Chief of Zhiko Community (Esu Zhiko) in Bwari Area Council, has appealed to the council and Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) to provide functional healthcare facility to save lives of women and children in the area.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

WAEC: Senator Adeleke only sat for English Language in 1981, had F9

The West African Examinations Council has confirmed before the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Bwari, Abuja that the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party for the governorship election scheduled to hold on Saturday in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke, sat for its examination in 1981.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

WAEC confirms Senator Adeleke sat for May/April 1981 exams

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says Ademola Adeleke, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Osun state governorship election, sat for its examination in 1981.
Niger State, the former breadbasket of Nigeria, is commonly known as a resource-rich territory and mining area. [Martin Zinggl|Al Jazeera]

MIREMCO: Mining operators ignoring community agreements’ll be penalised

The Mineral Resources and Environmental Management Committee (MIREMCO) has said henceforth, mining operators operating in any community without a Community Development Agreement (CDA) would be penalised for such unlawful actions.

Osun guber: Court orders WAEC to produce Senator Adeleke’s results in five days

The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Bwari, Abuja, has ordered the West African Examination Council to produce the results recorded by the Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate in the forthcoming governorship election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, in the May/June 1981 examinations conducted by the council.

Aspirant: APC’s 50% discount for female aspirants, PLWDs disappointing

A House of Representatives aspirant, Lois Auta, has described as disheartening and disappointing, the 50 percent discount which the All Progressives Congress (APC) is giving to women and people with disabilities; to obtain the party’s Expression of Interest and Nomination forms.
Matthew Seiyefa, acting director-general of the Department of State Services (DSS)

Acting DSS boss bows to Presidency, recalls redeployed officers

The acting Director General of the Department of State Services, Mathew Seiyefa, has recalled officers he transferred out of the headquarters of the agency when he resumed office on August 1.

Church inaugurates school for children with special needs

The Cherubim and Seraphim Movement Church, Kubwa, on Sunday in Abuja inaugurated its Nursery and Primary School for gifted and children with special needs.

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