Wednesday , December 1 2021
Home / FEDERAL CAPITAL TERRITORY

FEDERAL CAPITAL TERRITORY

NAWOJ FCT chapter urges thorough investigation of vanguard’s Tordue Salem’s death

The Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ), FCT Chapter, has called for a thorough investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of a late journalist, Mr. Tordue Salem. A communiqué issued on Sunday and jointly signed by The Chairperson Mrs. Anna Daniela and Secretary Mrs. Nkiru Nnoli-Okeke, raised the alarm …

Read More »

TRAIN SERVICES RESUMES AS RAILWAY WORKERS CALL OFF STRIKE

Train services which were suspended last week due to strike action embarked upon by railway workers under the aegis of the Nigerian Union of Railway Workers (NUR) and the Senior Staff Association (SSA) NRC Branch have fully resumed on Saturday after necessary safety precautions. The management of Nigeria railway corporation …

Read More »

OVER 12,000 TEACHERS SAT FOR THE PROFESSIONAL QUALIFYING EXAMINATION

The Federal Government assures that plans are being made to ensure better digitally equipped centers for teachers across the six geopolitical zones of the country. The Minister of State for Education, prof. Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, gave the assurance while inspecting the Batch B Professional Qualifying Examination (PQE) for teachers in Abuja. …

Read More »

RESOLUTION OF PENSIONERS CHALLENGES; OUR PRIORITY-PTAD

    The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD has disclosed that the federal government still owes the over liability to redundant agencies and parastatals. This was made known by the Deputy Director of Parastatals Pension Department, PaPD of PTAD, Umoru Yusuf at a training workshop for pension correspondents in Abuja. …

Read More »

Ministry of Education and other federal ministries signs a declaration of cooperation in TVET for quality skills to enhance youth employment in Nigeria.

The Federal Ministry of Education expressed worry over the lack of competent teachers and instructional materials for effective handling of Trade subjects in schools. The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, represented by Mr Masa’udu Kazaure, the immediate past Executive Secretary, National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) disclosed at a …

Read More »

FCT INHABITANTS GROUPS RECEIVES EIGHT HUNDRED MILLION NAIRA GRANT.

  The Federal Capital Territory, FCT Original Inhabitant Organizations have received grants to implement various projects, targeted at addressing the entrenched political, economic and cultural marginalization of the inhabitants. The Executive Director, Resource Centre for Human Rights and Civic Education CHRICED, Dr. Ibrahim Zikirullahi made this known in his welcome …

Read More »

CBN unveils plans to expand the Global Standing Instruction to Corporate Accounts

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) unveils plans to expand the Global Standing Instruction to Corporate Accounts and Micro Finance Banks ( MFBs) to improve Credit Repayment Culture in the Country.   CBN Director of Banking Supervision- Mr Haruna Mustapha during a virtual meeting with Financial Correspondents at the weekend disclosed …

Read More »

SAFE SCHOOL DECLARATION WILL OPEN ON 26TH OCTOBER 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday 26th October, declare open, the 4th International Conference on Safe Schools Declaration. This is made known in a statement by the director of the press ministry of education, Mr. Ben Goong. The conference which is being co-hosted by Nigeria, Spain, Norway, and Argentina is …

Read More »

BPE PROMISE TO UPHOLD CORE VALUES FOR EFFICIENT REFORM IN THE PRIVATIZATION SECTOR

The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) has reiterated its commitment to uphold the core values of an efficient and credible organisation in the discharge of its mandate as the driver of the reform and privatisation programme of the Federal Government. The Director-General, Mr Alex A. Okoh stressed this at a …

Read More »

NHRC SARS PANEL BOUNCES BACK, RESUMES SITTING MONDAY

    The  Independent Investigation Panel on Allegations of Human Rights Violations by the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad and other Units of the Nigerian Police Force (IIP-SARS) is set to resume sitting on Monday 18th October 2021, to do justice to the total of 295 petitions it received Contrary to …

Read More »