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Shekarau, Lamido affected as FCTA orders relocation of campaign offices in Abuja

Shekarau, Lamido affected as FCTA orders relocation of campaign offices in Abuja

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has ordered all presidential aspirants and political parties with offices within the residential areas and diplomatic zones to vacate such buildings ahead of party primaries for the 2019 elections. According to The Nation, this was contained in a notice signed by Umaru Shuaib, coordinator, Abuja Metropolitan Management Council (AMMC).

No compensation for demolished buildings in Kubwa – FCTA

The Development Control Department of Abuja Metropolitan Management Council (AMMC) has ruled out compensation for illegal structures demolished in Kubwa, Abuja. Mr Kalu Emetu, the Head, Public Relations of the Department, said this while reacting to the demolition exercise carried out on Wednesday in Kubwa, a suburb in Abuja. Emetu told the News Agency of

FCTA set to sanction Abuja landlords over un-occupied completed houses

The Department Control of the Abuja Metropolitan Management Council (AMMC) is to check the spate of unoccupied houses in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT.) Malam Yahaya Yusuf, Director of the department, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja. Yusuf said that a proposal to that

FCTA unveils its 3rd Abuja Business Plan Competition

As part of efforts to support the development, growth of businesses and encourage healthy competition among entrepreneurs in the Federal Capital Territory(FCT), the FCT Administration (FCTA), Tuesday unveiled its 3rd Abuja Business Plan Competition (ABPC). The competition, according to Minister of State for FCT, Olajumoke Akinjide, who did the unveiling, presents an exciting opportunity for

FCTA moves to tackle menace of fake layouts in Area Councils

An interdepartmental Ministerial Technical Committee on the Harmonization of Operations of Accelerated Area Councils and Sectional Title Reissuance Scheme (AACSTRIS) has moved to tackle the menace of fake layouts in the area councils of the Federal Capital Territory(FCT). Fake layouts defined by the Committee as layouts without ministerial approval, overlapping designs and double allocations, have

Abuja indigenes threaten FCTA over demolition of villages

Community leader of Dagbalo village in Apo District, Rev. Danjuma Dara has warned the FCT authorities to stop further demolition of property of indigenes or be prepared to face the wrath of the villagers. Addressing journalists on Thursday, Dara said the era when indigenes beg to have dialogue with the FCT authorities over resettlement and

FCTA seals up 70 properties in Abuja

Seventy properties in Maitama, Wuse II and Gwarimpa II Districts have been sealed up for contravening the Abuja Master Plan. Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Bala Mohammed said on Thursday that the properties were sealed up between July 1 and September 12, 2014 to ensure full compliance with the Abuja Master Plan. Mohammed

FCTA threatens 76 housing estates with sanction over sanitation

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Administration has threatened to penalize estates in Abuja which fail to evolve self sustaining cleaning measures. Briefing journalists on Tuesday, the newly appointed Director of the Abuja Environmental Protection Board (AEPB), Shehu Baba said 10 out of the 86 estates in the Territory have developed reliable structures on waste evacuation,

FCTA signs N14bn Kurudu infrastructure contract

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has signed a contract for the provision of engineering infrastructure at Gidan Daya urban renewal site, Kurudu District of Abuja to the tune of N14,000,724,227.76 (Fourteen Billion, Seven Hundred and Twenty Four Thousand, Two Hundred and Twenty Seven Naira, Seventy Six Kobo). The contract which has 36 months completion