The Abuja Report

Police Nab Chinese Couple For Locking Up 8 Nigerians For 4 Months

A Chinese couple have been arrested in Nigeria for locking up their eight Nigerian employees in their house for four months, refusing them to go home. The Nigerian Police arrested and paraded the couple in Abuja on Tuesday. A team of six police officers from the FCT Divisional Police Command in Utako swung into action, […]

Afreximbank To Establish 500-Bed World Class Medical Centre In Abuja

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA)’s efforts at attracting direct foreign investment to the nation’s capital received a boost with the planned establishment of a world-class 500-bed medical centre. The medical centre, to be established by the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), is to be situated on a 5.1-hectare plot of land within the proposed Abuja […]

FCTA Donates Food Items To Needy Widows of Soldiers In Various Barracks Across The FCT

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has donated food and other times to widows of fallen soldiers in various barracks in the FCT as a measure to cushion the effect of the lockdown order. Let us recall that last week the Minister of state, Dr Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu, placed a curse on anyone who would try […]

Justice Tanko inaugurates new Chief Judges

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, on Friday, charged the newly inaugurated Chief Judges of the Federal High Court and the National Industrial Court to help themselves first for God to help them to justify their oath of office. He said this after the oaths of office were administered to the new Chief […]

Buhari, departs for Egypt ahead of Aswan Forum

President Muhammadu Buhari has departed Abuja for Aswan, Egypt to attend the Aswan Forum designed to set “An Agenda for Sustainable Peace and Development in Africa.” The president accompanied by Governors Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa, Godwin Obaseki of Edo and Mai Mala Buni of Yobe departed the Presidential wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, […]

ECOWAS-Abuja International Half Marathon Set to Kick off Dec. 14

No fewer than 500 international and local athletes will participate in the maiden ECOWAS-Abuja International Half Marathon scheduled to hold on Dec. 14. Mr Francis Njoaguani, Director, ECOWAS Youth and Sports Development Centre, while addressing newsmen in Abuja on preparations, said the event is open to athletes outside West Africa. Njoaguani said the race with […]