Posts Tagged ‘FCDA’

Abuja residents Lament Demolition Without Compensation After Fatal Flood

The Director of Finance of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Tony Okecheme, was swept away by a flood in August at Galadimawa Roundabout, Abuja. The incident made headline news, unlike a similar one involving a 17-year-old guard, Tuesday Bala, who died on June 2 as a result of flooding in the same neighbourhood. Mr […]

Caramelo Club: FCDA finally speaks on demolition of building

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Bello, on Thursday said the demolished Caramelo Lounge, a popular strip club, located at N0 630, TOS Benson Crescent, Utako District Abuja, has now become government property. The minister confirmed this development while fielding questions from State House correspondents at the end of the meeting […]

FCTA storm strippers clubs in Abuja

Olusegun Runsewe, Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), has commended Mr Mohammed Bello, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister, for the timely raid and closure of nude clubs in Abuja. Runsewe said: “The rise of this ugly and negative recreational clubs negated every strand of Nigerian culture”. This was contained in a statement […]

Finally, Children of Demolished Orphanage Offered One Year Shelter

An investment company based in the Federal Capital Territory has offered to accommodate for one year the children of an orphanage that was demolished last week by the Department of Development Control of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA). The firm, Cosgrove Investment Limited, on Wednesday made donation of four units of three bedroom accommodation […]

130 orphans, FCDA and the demolished orphanage

Sometimes when the attitudes of public sector workers to their responsibilities are put in perspective, one wonders whether they know the purpose of governance. Do they know that government and the laws exist for the betterment and uplift of the average citizen? Or do they think government exists only to lord it over the people? […]

FCDA Did Not Pay Us Any Money as Rent, Says NASS Leadership

The leadership of the National Assembly yesterday dismissed as outright falsehood a claim in a report credited to a group known as Citizen Action to Take Back Nigeria (CATBAN) and published by an online medium, Sahara Reporters, in which it was alleged that the Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, Speaker, Rt. Jon. Yakubu Dogara, […]