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60 participants to attend 5th W. African seed meeting in Abuja

About 60 participants of seed stakeholders from West African and Sahelian countries are expected at the 5th West Africa Regional Seed and Seedling...

E-learning: 900 students get free tablets in Abuja

No fewer than 900 students of Glisten International Academy, Abuja on Thursday got free Tecno tablets to enhance e-learning and attain global standard...

FG, CRCC sign 3.9bn dollars agreement on Abuja-Itakpe railway

The Federal Government has signed a 3.9 billion dollar agreement with the China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) for the construction of the Abuja-Itakpe...

NGO to empower widows, aged in Abuja community

Timeline Foundation, an NGO, says it is set to bring succor to widows and orphans in Wumba community in Apo, Abuja, through its empowerment...

Nollywood stars light up ‘The Enemy I know’ premiere in Abuja

Actors, filmmakers and other key players in Nollywood, on Friday night ‘lit up’ the  World Premiere of...

Nigeria Customs Service explains reason for operation at Abuja hotel

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), said operation of its officers and men at Fraiser Suit Hotel in Abuja was to remove some suspected vehicles hidden...

Youth and Sports Minister Relocates To MKO Stadium, Abuja

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare has relocated his office to the MKO Abiola National Stadium, Abuja. Dare stated that the...

NYSC to establish radio station in Abuja

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme says it will establish an FM radio station in Abuja. Brig.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, the Director-General of NYSC,...

Abuja council chairman tasks outfits to improve revenue generation

Mr Abdullahi Candido, Chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) has urged the various outfits established by the council to evolve  innovative ways of generating...

59th Anniversary: FCT Minister urges Abuja residents to hold leaders accountable

The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, has urged Abuja residence to hold government, community and traditional leaders, to accountable to promote good governance. Bello,...

Abuja residents say social media romance healthy, rewarding

Some residents of the FCT have said that social media romance was healthy and could lead to long lasting relationships and marriage. The residents,...

CP orders investigation into killing of 3 “one chance suspects” in...

The Commissioner of Police in charge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Command, Mr Bala Ciroma on Monday ordered  investigation into the killing of three suspected...

Three suspected kidnappers burnt to death in Abuja

Angry Mob Monday morning burnt to death three suspected kidnappers at Dutse Alhaji area in Abuja, the Nigeria News Agency reports. The suspects were three...

Abuja-Kaduna train service generates N100m monthly – Okhiria

Mr Fidet Okhiria,  Managing Director,  Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), says the Abuja-Kaduna Train Service (AKTS)  generates an average of N100million monthly. Okhiria disclosed this in...

Buhari returns to Abuja after UNGA74

President Muhammadu Buhari returned to Abuja after his engagements at the 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA74), in New York, USA,...

Abuja Trade Fair: exhibitors laud organisers

Exhibitors at the ongoing Abuja International Trade Fair on Friday commended the organisers for a hitch-free event. They told the Nigeria News Agency that the...

Zenith Bank Women Basketball League’s Conference phase begins Monday in Abuja,...

The Conference phase of the 2019 Zenith Bank Women Basketball League will get underway on Monday at two venues. The 16 clubs which qualified for...

NGO empowers 500 rural women in Abuja

TAKEM, a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO) has empowered over 500 Abuja rural women to improve and sustain their livelihoods. Mrs Rachael Adewumi, the founder of...

300 students participate in “Power Forward” basketball clinic in Abuja

No fewer than 300 students from 10 secondary schools in the Federal Capital Territory on...

Nigerian Army showcases capabilities at Abuja fair

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday, displayed its defence capabilities at the ongoing Abuja International Trade Fair. It also showcased the technological advancement of the Nigerian...

National Hospital, Abuja, celebrates 20 years

Dr Jaf Momoh, the Chief Medical Director (CMD), National Hospital, Abuja (NHA) on Wednesday, highlighted the numerous achievements accomplished by the hospital as the...

Police arraign welder for alleged armed robbery in Abuja

The police on Wednesday arraigned a 25-yea-old welder, Wesley Titus, in an FCT High Court, Kubwa, for alleged armed robbery. The police charged Titus with...

NAMA takes delivery of Cat 3 ILS for Lagos, Abuja Airports

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) says it has taken delivery of consignments of equipment for category three Instrument Landing Systems/Distance Measuring Equipment (ILS/DME)...

Be conscious of your personal security, FCT Minister urges Abuja residents

The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, on Tuesday urged residents of the territory to be very vigilant and conscious of their personal security. Mr Anthony...