FCTA demolishes Area 11 mini market… traders, workers worried

May 17, 2022 Abdullahi Muhammad 0

Traders were visibly worried as the FCT Ministerial Taskforce on City Sanitation demolished a mini market on the land belonging to National Council of Women Societies (NCWS) in Area 11, close to FCT administration secretariat. During the demolition exercise Monday, tagged ‘city clean up’ the traders, mostly food vendors, told journalists that they were given three months by the taskforce Read More

Pictures: Why FCTA demolished ex-Tonto Dikeh’s lover’s mansion

The Federal Housing Authority (FHA) has disowned Prince Joseph Kpokpogiri after the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) pulled down his multi- million naira Mansion in Abuja on Saturday morning.  Officials of FHA, alongside its Managing Director, Gbenga Ashafa visited the site of the doomed building three days ago, in company of some top management team of FCTA. They said the plot of Read More

Abuja Master Plan: Will infractions, demolition ever stop?

March 11, 2022 Blueprint 0

As part of efforts to restore and maintain the Abuja master plan the bulldozer of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) wreaked havoc in Karu, Mpape and Area 1. In this report, KEHINDE OSASONA asks if there would ever be an end to the infractions and the consequences. Wailing and crying rented the air when the Federal Capital Territory Administration Read More

Bauchi: We demolished Gidan Kara to end social vices – LG chair

December 24, 2021 Blueprint 0

The chairman of Jama’are local government area of Bauchi state, Sama’ila Yusuf Jarma, has said his council carried out the demolition of the house of one Williams Duru in order to curtail degrading social vices in the area. In a press statement issued to journalists in Bauchi, Thursday, the chairman said the house popularly known as Gidan Kara, was the Read More

VIDEO: Lagosians protest over proposed demolition of houses

December 22, 2021 Solomon Arowolo 0

A viral video has captured the moment some aggrieved residents of Magodo Phase 2 Estate in Lagos stormed out of their houses to stand guard at the entrance of the estate to prevent a bulldozer from gaining entrance. According to residents in the video, police earlier visited the estate with a group of “hoodlums” and they “marked virtually all the Read More

Abuja master plan: FCTA demolishes two estates in Lugbe

December 2, 2021 Blueprint 0

In a bid to restore the sanctity of the Abuja Masterplan, the FCT Administration Thursday demolished buildings worth millions of naira located within two estates in Lugbe district of the Federal Capital City (FCC). Most of the affected buildings were duplexes at their various stages of completion inside Seman Estate, behind Dunamis Church, along Airport Road, in the newly designated Read More

FCTA master plan: We’ll demolish all Illegal structures on road corridors – Attah

November 23, 2021 Abdullahi Muhammad 0

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) Tuesday warned owners of illegal structures located on any of the approved road corridors within Abuja to remove it or risk demolition without compensation.This warning came when over 100 illegal buildings obstructing road construction leading to Kukwaba II train station, in Karon-Majigi were removed. The senior special assistant to FCT minister on Monitoring, Inspection Read More