Special Reports/ Interviews

No road in Enugu Community despite N101 billion 2021 approved allocation

No road in Enugu Community despite N101 billion 2021 approved allocation

Amankwo Imezi Oghe Community in Ezeagu Local Government Area of Enugu State has no access road despite the sum of N101 billion 2021 budget approved by the state for capital expenditure. The state in its budget review said she carried out massive construction work in both urban and rural communities. She claims to have completed …

No road in Enugu Community despite N101 billion 2021 approved allocation Read More »

FCT residents rely on a dirty pond as only source of water

FCT residents rely on a dirty pond as only source of water

Residents of Anguwan Kudi Nuku Community in Abaji Area Council of Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory (FCT) rely upon dirty ponds as their only source of drinking water. The community lack access to safe drinking water, a situation that has since forced them to drink from a dirty pond that is meant for animals. This is …

FCT residents rely on a dirty pond as only source of water Read More »

Rain washes away Plateau lawmaker constituency project road

A newly constructed constituency project road facilitated by Mr. Idris Wase, a federal lawmaker from Plateau State has been washed off by rain before its commissioning. The Wakat-Basha road located at the Wase Federal Constituency of Plateau State was completely washed off by rainfall shortly after it was completed and awaiting to be commissioned, Mr. …

Rain washes away Plateau lawmaker constituency project road Read More »

FCT community residents rely on dirty water as only source of drinking

Residents of Dapa Community in Kwali Area Council of Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory (FCT) rely upon dirty water from floating gutters as their only source of drinking water. The community that has an estimated 1,500 inhabitants lack access to safe drinking water, a situation that has since forced them to drink from dirty gutters that …

FCT community residents rely on dirty water as only source of drinking Read More »

Residents groan as bridge linking communities in Nasarawa collapses

Residents of Nasarawa State continue to groan as a bridge linking Agwada and Kokona Local Government Area of the State has since collapsed making the road inaccessible for both vehicles and motorcycles. Reacting to the incident that has since begun having a huge consequence on the locals, Mr. Awussa Aboki, confirming the development, says the …

Residents groan as bridge linking communities in Nasarawa collapses Read More »

FCT residents groan over alleged abandoned N719. 4 million road

Residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja, the Nigerian capital city are groaning over an abandoned community road connecting Kwali Area Council to over six communities. The road that connects Kwali to Ijah Dabuta, Ijah Pada, Bowolo, Daka, Tampe, and other communities in Yangoji Ward of kwali Area Council was awarded the sum of …

FCT residents groan over alleged abandoned N719. 4 million road Read More »

FCT Community FERMA road wears off one month after completion

A community road in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja constructed by Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA) has begun wearing off one month after it was completed The road that links Paikon Kore, Dobi and Ibwa communities in Gwagwalada area of FCT was poorly constructed with no providing made for drainages. A situation the locals …

FCT Community FERMA road wears off one month after completion Read More »

We suffer poverty, multiple level deprivations – FCT residents

We suffer poverty, multiple level deprivations – FCT residents

“It is difficult to think Abuja residents that live less than 3 kilometres to Presidential Villa will suffer these kinds of poverty and inequality that come with multiple levels of deprivation”, residents say Residents of the Mpape community area of Abuja which is less than 3 kilometres away from Presidential Villa, Nigeria’s sit of power, …

We suffer poverty, multiple level deprivations – FCT residents Read More »

Abuja community residents recount how deplorable road is impacting on them  

Dutse Alhaji-Zone 7 and Dawaki residents in Bwari Area Council of Abuja, Nigeria’s capital city are lamenting over a deplorable road which they say is having a huge negative impact on their lives and businesses. From Dutse Alhaji Primary School located about one and a half kilometres from the First Gate-Bwari Express road to Dawaki, …

Abuja community residents recount how deplorable road is impacting on them   Read More »

Govt doing nothing about rising urban poverty – FCT residents

Federal Capital Territory (FCT) residents have continued to accuse the government of nothing doing nothing to tackle the rise in urban poverty. This situation they say is responsible for the rise in crime, pointing out that many young persons who have nothing to do resort to crime as a means of survival. On a visit …

Govt doing nothing about rising urban poverty – FCT residents Read More »