‘Many Killed’, Houses Burnt As Southern Kaduna Boils Again At least 30 persons have been killed and many houses razed in Madamai and Abun villages in Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Photo Credit: Dailytrust According to Comrade Derek Christopher, former Coordinator of the Kaura Youth Coalition, the attackers stormed the communities around 5 p.m. and began shooting sporadically.
Photos Credit: People Gazette Insecurity: Nigerian Army moves weapons into Abuja ahead of October 1 The Nigerian Army has urged residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) not to panic as it moves heavy military equipment across the capital ahead of Nigeria’s 61st Independence celebration.
Photos Credit: Google Police ordered to pay N50m damages for IPOB female activist’s detention A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Gudu has awarded N50m damages against the police for arresting and detaining an activist of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Ngozi Umeadi. Ngozi Umeadi, a nursing mother, was said to be arrested at a hospital in Onitsha since February 2021.
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned Mrs. Patricia Eni Hassan and Mr. Zachaeus B. Gana, before Justice Muawiyah Baba Idris of High Court 36 sitting in Nyanya, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja for alleged fraud and obtaining by false pretence.
A former Governor of Borno State, Ali Modu Sheriff, has stated that the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has plans to remain in power for 50 years both at the state and federal levels. Sheriff made this statement on Sunday, September 26, 2021, while addressing journalists in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory, FCT.
- As Police Arrest 2 Suspects, Rescue Female Victim, Recover 401,000, others in Wuse The Commissioner of Police, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Command, CP Babaji Sunday, psc, has assured residents of the FCT that the Command under his watch is committed to curtailing the activities of criminal elements popular known as “One-Chance” in the FCT.
The Bureau De change operators in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja revealed on Thursday 9th September 2021 that the parallel market hit its all-time low as 1 dollar is now equivalent to 543 Naira while the British pounds is equivalent to 740 Nigerian Naira. The Euro also rose from 616 Naira to 620 Naira at the parallel market.
Residents of Trademore Estate, Lugbe, a suburb of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja are still counting their casualties after they were held captive for hours by a rampaging flood that overran the entire estate. The flood, occasioned by heavy rainfall in the area, covered many houses.
With less than twenty four hours to the commencement of a new Academic Session in many States of the federation, the need has been stressed that States Government should employ more hands to the existing ones on ground due to the shortfall of Manpower in our schools which has been attributed the vacuum caused by retirement, promotion, search for a greener pasture and the inevitable, death among the Personel.
It is sad to see people who have diligently served the country for over Thirty-Five (35) in-service or less running up and down to collect their entitlement after retirement from their place of assignment. This is often seen in Nigeria where workers are deprived of their gratuities, pensions, and retirement benefits, until a later period or even after the death of the pensioner.
Unknown gunmen attack Abuja hotel, kill police officer, injure guests Unknown gunmen attacked the Hilltop International Premium Hotel in Tunga-Maje, Gwagwalada, Federal Capital Territory, FCT Abuja. Photo Credit: Dailypost According to the DAILY POST, the incident on Tuesday night claimed the life of a police officer when security operatives engaged the assailants in a gun battle.
Hilltop International Premium Hotel in Tunga-Maje, Gwagwalada Area of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT Abuja, was attacked by unknown gunmen. The incident, which occurred on Tuesday night, claimed the life of a police officer when security personnel engaged the assailants in a gun battle, according to the DAILY POST.
Nigeria is a country with 36 states and a Federal Capital Territory. Each of the states have governors elected by the citizens of the state through an election process carried out by an independent body called the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC). Each governor is given a 4 year term according to the constitution of Nigeria.
Todays Headlines: Police Arrest 2 Suspects In Abuja; 10 More Abducted Bethel Students Regain Freedom
Police arrest two suspects, recover N401,000 in Abuja ‘one chance’ robbery Police in the Federal Capital Territory say they have arrested two ‘one chance’ robbery suspects after rescuing a female victim and recovering N401,000. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) Police Public Relations Officer in the FCT, Josephine Adeh, disclosed this in a statement issued in Abuja on Sunday.
The House of Representatives has enacted an amendment to the Asset Management Company of Nigeria Act for the third time, allowing the corporation to track down and sell any property owned by a bank debtor, even if it was not presented as security for the credit facility. The House also confirmed AMCON's access to the special tribunal established by the Banks and Other Financial Institutions Act for loan enforcement and recovery.
On Monday, the Federal Capital Territory led the ranking of COVID-19 infections in the country, as the Nigerian Center for Disease Control reported 393 cases and six deaths linked to COVID-19. The agency, which disclosed the figures on its website Tuesday morning, said the additional infections were an increase from the 168 reported on Sunday, and that brings the total number of cases in the country to 202,191.
The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Usman Baba has approved the posting of DSP Adah Josephine as the new Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Federal Capital Territory Police Command. Her appointment was announced today Tuesday 14th September, 2021 by the FCT Command.
On Sunday, the Deeper Life Bible Church in the Federal Capital Territory of Nigeria (FCT), Abuja announced that William Kumuyi, the General Superintendent of Deeper Christian Life Ministry would minister live at the capital territory in a divine solution global crusade for 5 days, which would take place from the 24th to 28th of September.
On Monday afternoon, several cows were seen parading the premises of Local Educational Authority (LEA) Primary School in Orozo, Abuja, the Federal Capital of Nigeria. According to the photos shared on social media by Daily Trust, the cows took over the school premises and can be seen feeding off the grasses in the compound.
Taiwo Oyedele, (Fiscal Policy Partner and Africa Tax Leader at PwC) who was a guest on Channels TV on Politics Today on Wednesday revealed that Federal Government would not lose money if the position is sustained for States to start collecting VAT because last year the Federal Inland Revenue Services (FIRS) collected 1.53 trillion from VAT.