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Water sells for N250 per keg as scarcity worsens in Abuja communities

“This is Kubwa and we come to this borehole every day and you have to wake up by 4am and queue because if you don’t come on time, you will not get water.

Petrol queues in Abuja: CSOs push for full deregulation

“the market stabilization that has been brought about by the past one year of deregulation is a strong assurance that full deregulation is the way to go if Nigerians are to enjoy the full benefits of their hydrocarbon wealth. Resisting deregulation may only slow down our national progress in this regard”.

CBN’s request to renovate National Theatre with N21b approved by FEC

“The CBN and banker’s committee are willing to invest N21.894 billion to renovate, refurbish and commercialization (run it profitably) of the national theatre complex. The MoU has a life span of 21 years after which it will revert back to government.”

20 Injured as violence rocks NANS convention in Abuja

“They have stopped accreditation already, you know we have factions in Zone D. If you see the boys one of the coordinators brought to the convention ground, even the DSS ran away.”

Disabled people obstruct NNPC headquarters in puzzling protest

Their presence stopped NNPC and visitors from leaving or going into the building.

Air patrols, gunshots in Kubwa as hoodlums invade NYSC Camp

Meanwhile, Kuje town, headquarters of the Kuje Area Council in Abuja was on Tuesday thrown into pandemonium as hoodlums, armed with sticks and knives blocked roads and patrolled the streets in search of any warehouse housing the COVID-19 palliatives.

Police foil attempt to raid FCT Warehouse

It was reported that the said warehouse contains only bottled water as other palliatives had since been distributed.

Keyamo: My driver was killed during #EndSARS protest in Abuja

“I regret to announce that my driver, Mr. Yohanna Shankuk, died yesterday in Abuja as a result of the protests,”

NULGE President Khaleel slumps, dies in Abuja

Khaleel reportedly slumped and subsequently passed away at his Abuja residence while trying to perform magrib prayers on Wednesday.

Abuja-Kano road contract over priced at N155 Billion ― Reps

The House of Representatives has disclosed that the contract for the construction of the Abuja-Kaduna-Kano dual carriageway awarded to Julius Berger...

Breaking: Governor El-Rufai’s aide involved in accident on Abuja-Kaduna highway

People around the scene managed to bring Bayero out of his vehicle Hafiz Bayero,...

FCTA demolishes 134 houses in Apo community

The Federal Capital Territory Administration on Saturday demolished 134 houses in the Apo Akpmajenya indigenous community, to pave way for the...

Fire guts ECOWAS Secretariat in Abuja

There was a fire outbreak at the Accounts and Finance department of the Economic Community of West African States Commission secretariat,...

Money laundering: Abuja Court summons Diezani for trial

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday ordered a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Maudeke, to appear for...

Tributes as Isa Funtua laid to rest in Abuja

While paying tribute to the late Funtua, Kabiru Yusuf said that the deceased was a big man who left a big vacuum in many areas of life.

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Policeman shot by suspected kidnappers is buried in Ekiti

the late police inspector was survived by an 80-year old mother, Mrs Olubiyo Abiola, a young wife and four female children, who are all in primary schools.

CSOs blast NASS over embarrassing leaking roof, flood during sitting

“It would be helpful for the NASS to review maintenance expenditure budgets over years to see exactly why the complex has been so badly maintained that it now requires the level of refurbishment that is being contemplated.”

N895.8bn Supplementary Budget scales second reading in Senate

“It has become necessary to prepare the 2021 supplementary appropriation bill considering the urgent need to make provision for procurement and administration of COVID-19 vaccines.