Latest News, Events and Happenings in Abuja (FCT) News.en-usPDP congratulates Aare Ona Kakanfo Otunba, Gani Adams on his installation Peoples Democratic Party has congratulated Otunba Gani Adams on his installation as the Aare Ona Kakanfo of the Yoruba race.This ia according to a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Tuesday in Abuja <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Hemp gives me strength – Labourer tells Court ex-convict, Peter Bitrus, on Tuesday, told a Kubwa Grade 1 Area Court that he could not do without hemp smoking, saying it is my source of strength to work.Bitrus, who is residing in Kubwa area of Abuja, had sometime been convicted by another cou <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Why we used ‘force’ to get Jammeh out – Buhari Johnbosco AgbakwuruABUJA &#8211; PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said that the member states of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, were compelled to force former President of Gambia, Yahya Jammeh out of office after losin <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 N-Power: Fayose laments mass unemployment, says its timebomb for nation of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has lamented the mass unemployment challenge currently facing the country, describing it as a time bomb to which the government must pay an urgent attention to.He made the remarks Tuesday while hosting the 8, <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 El-Zakzaky: Concerned Nigerians to commence daily protest against alleged Shiites killings and good governance group, Concerned Nigerians, has said it would commence daily sit-out to protest alleged killings of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, also known as Shiites.File: Some of those injured in the Shi&#8217 <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Buhari saved Gambia from political crisis – Barrow Johnbosco AgbakwuruABUJA &#8211; PRESIDENT Adama Barrow of Gambia, Tuesday, showered praises on President Muhammadu Buhari over his efforts in stopping brewing political crisis as a result power change over in Gambia.Adama Barrow of Gambia meets <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 2017/2018 NNL to kick off March 3 with abridged format, official says Katken, the Chief Operating Officer of Nigeria National League , on Tuesday in Abuja said the league&rsquo;s 2017/2018 season would start on March 3.Nigerian leagueKatken revealed that the competition&rsquo;s organising body has <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 We stored Ex-NNPC boss, Yakubu’s N3bn loot in iron boxes, EFCC tells court Ikechukwu NnochiriABUJA &#8211; The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, told the Federal High Court in Abuja that it stored over N3billion loot that was recovered from former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian Nationa <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 One statement by President Buhari changed everything in Gambia – Barrow Adama Barrow of The Gambia, on Tuesday, praised President Muhammadu Buhari for his leadership role in the stabilisation of African countries.Barrow made the commendation at a news conference he jointly addressed with President Buhari after <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 EFCC in fresh move to seize 15 accounts linked to Patience Jonathan Onozure DaniaLagos&mdash;The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has approached a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, in a fresh move to seize funds in 15 bank accounts allegedly linked to Mrs. Patience Jonathan, wife of former President Go <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 EFCC arraigns bureau de change operator over alleged N7.3m scam Economic and Financial Crimes Commission , on Tuesday arraigned a bureau de change operator, Baba Abba, in a Wuse High Court, Abuja, over alleged N7.3 million fraud.The defendant was docked for allegedly defrauding one Nasir Uba of N7.3 mi <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Court keeps ex-President Jonathan’s physician Feberesima waiting FCT High Court Maitama on Tuesday reserved ruling in a no- case- submission filed by Dr Fortune Feberesima, former President Goodluck Jonathan&rsquo;s Chief Physician.The EFCC accused Fiberesima of abusing his position as the chief physician to t <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Nigeria’s inflation drops to 15.37% in December 2017 – NBS National Bureau of Statistics says inflation rate, measured by the Consumer Price Index , has further dropped to 15.37 per cent in December 2017 from 15.90 per cent recorded in November of the same year.Inflation cartoonThe NBS disc <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Buhari in closed-door with Gambian President, Adama Barrow Johnbosco AgbakwuruABUJA&#8212;PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently having a closed-door meeting with the Gambian President, Adama Barrow at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.A handout photo released by the Senegalese Presidency shows Adama Barro <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Alleged fake credit alert: Court reserves judgment over N2.5m suit against Diamond Bank &#8211; Justice Angela Otaluka of the FCT High Court, Lugbe, has reserved judgment till Feb. 5 over a N2.5 million fake credit alert allegedly received by Olajide Friday from Diamond Bank arising from a car transaction.Judicial symbol for just <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100