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SOCIETY

3 Things Police PRO Says People Should Do When They Get Abducted By Kidnappers

During the recent parade of suspects at the Federal Capital Territory, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Frank Mba, advised people concerning what to do if they get abducted. Although the Police PRO assured Nigerians at the parade that thousands of Police officers will be making efforts to rescue them if they ever get kidnapped, he found it vital to advise people on some safety tips to help them stay alive until help comes.

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3 Things Police PRO Says People Should Do When They Get Abducted By Kidnappers

POLITICS

Analysis Of States' Creation In Nigeria

At present, Nigeria has 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. These states were not created on the same day. As successive governments came to power they created more new states. In the history of Nigeria, creation of states has always been done by military governments.

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Analysis Of States' Creation In Nigeria

ECONOMY-FINANCE

2 Reasons Zamfara Generated More Revenue Than Abia In 2020

The 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory have been trying to increase their Internal Generated Revenue (IGR) and keep the government running. Various state governors have been using different methods to improve their Internal Generated Revenues. Despite the efforts, the IGR of the States across the federation is not the same because of some factors.

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2 Reasons Zamfara Generated More Revenue Than Abia In 2020

RELIGION

Check Out 4 Pastors And Churches That Have Executed Landmark Projects Across Nigeria In 2021

Image credit: Facebook If you are one of those that believe Pastors and Churches are contributing nothing towards the economic welfare and development of Nigeria as a country, then you really have to read this page to the end. While it is true that some churches are performing below expectations in the area of welfare and cooperate social responsibilities, the same can not be said for all churches.

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Check Out 4 Pastors And Churches That Have Executed Landmark Projects Across Nigeria In 2021

MILITARY

Reasons Why Boko Haram/ISWAP Terrorists Can Not Take Over The Federal Capital Territory

The Boko Haram terrorists are no doubts a dangerous set of outlaws. They are so evil that they have committed the types of inhuman acts which no one could have ever imagined. From killing about 40,000 innocent souls to maiming and rendering millions of others homeless. Also, the property they have destroyed in the process of their rampaging are worth billions of naira.

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Reasons Why Boko Haram/ISWAP Terrorists Can Not Take Over The Federal Capital Territory

POLITICS

Ciroma lauds Ortom, says Nigeria needs fearless leaders like him

Former Minister of Women Affairs, Hajia Inna Ciroma, has stated that Nigeria needs courageous and sincere leaders like Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State to save the country from its current challenges. Mrs Ciroma stated this on Wednesday, October 13,2021, at her residence, when she received the Governor and his entourage on a condolence visit in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory, FCT.

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Ciroma lauds Ortom, says Nigeria needs fearless leaders like him

POLITICS

Dino Melaye And 2 Other Prominent Politicians Who Bagged Law Degrees From A University Today(Photos)

It is interesting to note that some popular and influential politicians still combine politics with studying. This is the case of three popular political gladiators, Osita Chidoka, Ifeanyi Ubah, and Senator Dino Melaye. 1. Osita Chidoka, a former head of the Federal Road Safety Corps is now a law graduate.

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Dino Melaye And 2 Other Prominent Politicians Who Bagged Law Degrees From A University Today(Photos)

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines; Protest Hits Abuja Over Power Outage;Delta not threatened by Boko Haram - Govt

Photos Credit: Google Protest hits Abuja over power outage Residents of Zone 6 Police Signpost, Lugbe in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja, on Monday, embarked on a peaceful protest over a prolonged electricity blackout that has lasted for four months in the area.

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Today's Headlines; Protest Hits Abuja Over Power Outage;Delta not threatened by Boko Haram - Govt

JUSTICE

How Nnamdi Kanu's application to be transfered to Kuje Prison was rejected

The leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu was arraigned on Thursday at the Federal High Court, sitting in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Photo credit: PUNCH Nnamdi Kanu was arraigned before Justice Binta Nyako of the Abuja Federal High Court for the continuation of his trial.

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How Nnamdi Kanu's application to be transfered to Kuje Prison was rejected

POLITICS

Opinion: North Central Might Lose Presidential Ticket In PDP If Ayu Is Chosen As National Chairman

According to a report by Daily Post, the leaders of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in the North Central zone came together and unanimously adopted former Senate President, Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, as consensus candidate for the position of National Chairman. The adoption of the candidate by the PDP leaders means he will be presented at the Special National Convention of the party, slated for October 30th and 31st, 2021, in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

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Opinion: North Central Might Lose Presidential Ticket In PDP If Ayu Is Chosen As National Chairman

POLITICS

How Ex-Governor Fayose rode Okada to airport after being held up in Lagos traffic

The popular adage that says 'the rich also cry' aptly captures the situation former Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, found himself in the afternoon of Tuesday, October 19, when he had to come down from his vehicle which was held up in traffic and rode on a commercial motorcycle popularly known as Okada in order to catch his flight.

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How Ex-Governor Fayose rode Okada to airport after being held up in Lagos traffic

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Check Out Why Mallam Bello Demanded For A Special Revenue Status For FCT And How Important It Is

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Bello has made a new political trend today by demanding for a special revenue status to be accorded to the FCT, in order to enable it meet up with its sprouting infrastructural needs. Photo credit: The Sun

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Check Out Why Mallam Bello Demanded For A Special Revenue Status For FCT And How Important It Is

POLITICS

Late Yar’Adua's daughter has been accused of forging some documents to acquire land.

Mohammed Bello the minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), has accused the daughter of Umaru Musa Yar’ Adua, Zainab, for allegedly forging documents in a bid to acquire a disputed plot of land in Abuja. According to Bello, there is no document to show that the former president's daughter applied for land or made any official payment to the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) to enable her own any piece of land in the FCT.

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Late Yar’Adua's daughter has been accused of forging some documents to acquire land.

POLITICS

FCT Minister Sends Messages To Senator Philip Aduda

Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), has condoled with the Senator Philip Aduda on the death of his Father, Rt. Rev. Tanimu Samari Aduda who died on Wednesday. Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, who was accompanied by the FCTA Permanent Secretary, Mr Olusade Adesola during a condolence visit to the Senator Philip Aduda residence in Abuja, said that the Aduda family name was an institution in the FCT due to the efforts of the late parents of the Senator.

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FCT Minister Sends Messages To Senator Philip Aduda

SOCIETY

One person was injured in the fire at the Federal Secretariat in Abuja.

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Fire Service confirmed that a man was injured after a fire engulfed the Federal Ministry of Education area of the Abuja Federal Secretariat on Wednesday evening. Mr. Ibrahim Muhammad, Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the FCT Fire Service, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the man, who had yet to be identified at the time of this report, suffered a leg injury.

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One person was injured in the fire at the Federal Secretariat in Abuja.

JUSTICE

Yar' Adua's daughter, Zainab, lied about the land papers in Abuja, ministry tells Court.

Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister Muhammad Bello told the Abuja High Court that Zainab, the daughter of former President Umaru Yar'Adua, had filled a number of papers to apply for land in Abuja. The Minister alleges, yesterday, that there is no indication that the former President's daughter had ever applied for land from FCT or made any payment to the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) so that she could build any land in Abuja.

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Yar' Adua's daughter, Zainab, lied about the land papers in Abuja, ministry tells Court.

POLITICS

Atiku speaks on the issue of which region should produce next President of Nigeria

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has stated that where the next President of Nigeria comes from is of no importance. He said Nigerians are not concerned about where their next President will come from, but are desirous of a leader that would address the challenges bedeviling the country.

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Atiku speaks on the issue of which region should produce next President of Nigeria

JUSTICE

Faisal Maina, son of Abdulrasheed Maina, the ex-pension boss, sent to jail for money laundering

Faisal Maina, son of Abdulrasheed Maina, former chairman of the no-longer-existing Pension Reform Taskforce Team has been sentenced to fourteen years in jail. The younger Maina was sentenced on Thursday, October 7, 2021, by a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory, FCT.

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Faisal Maina, son of Abdulrasheed Maina, the ex-pension boss, sent to jail for money laundering

SOCIETY

FCT To Shut Down Water Supply From Monday

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Water Board has announced that it will hold supply in some areas from Monday. The board announced this in a statement that the suspension, which is proposed to last five days, will start on Monday. The board made it known that this will enable it carry out some rehabilitation works in the corporation.

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FCT To Shut Down Water Supply From Monday

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Sachet Water Price Hike Lingers in Abuja.

Sachet water, commonly called pure water in Nigeria has become a costly commodity in recent time. Especially at the nation's capital city. Not only is the essential commodity costly, but it has also been somehow scarce in the Federal Capital Territory. For about a month now, the producers of bottled water in that part of the country sensitized the general public on the need for a price hike.

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Sachet Water Price Hike Lingers in Abuja.