Federal Capital Territory


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Federal Capital Territory:

see Australian Capital TerritoryAustralian Capital Territory
(2016 pop. 396,857), 939 sq mi (2,432 sq km), SE Australia, an enclave within New South Wales, containing Canberra, capital of Australia. It was called the Federal Capital Territory until 1938.
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During the reception, the Amir received an honorary key to the capital Abuja from the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory as a welcome gift.
The Federal Capital Territory Police Command had interrogated the lawmaker last Thursday and subsequently detained him for 24 hours.
ISLAMABAD -- The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday restrained private schools operating within the Federal Capital Territory from charging summer vacation fees for the months of June and July.
NIGERIAN Army, Air Force, Department of State Service (DSS), Police and other paramilitary have taken over the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, over the planned #RevolutionNow protest, being organised by the Presidential Candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) in the 2019 Presidential election, Mr Omoyele Sowore.
A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting at Bwari, on Wednesday, quashed the criminal charge against the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila.
He said that the federal cabinet's decision on Thursday to bring uniformity in the curriculum of private, government and madressah schools, inasmuch as it pertained to the Federal Capital Territory was welcomed.
According to unofficial and provisional results, PML (N) supported candidates have won both the Senate seats from the Federal Capital Territory. Mushahid Hussain Syed, supported by PML-N, has been elected as Senator against a technocrat seat, securing 223 votes.
FCT minister, Mohammed Bello also spoke, saying that the FEC granted two approvals to the Federal Capital Territory.
Baltistan, FATA and Islamabad Federal Capital Territory, Radio Pakistan reported.
The three arms zones of the Federal Capital Territory plays host to the Presidential Villa, the National Assembly, the Appeal Court , Supreme, Eagles Square and the Federal Secretariat.
Justice Danlami Senchi of a Federal Capital Territory, FCT High Court, sitting in Jabi has sentenced one Enabulele Osazee Frank, who posed as a United States Major Barnett Edward to 30 days in prison with an option of N25,000 as fine.
The second phase includes twenty one districts each in Punjab and Sindh, seventeen in Balochistan, twelve in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, six in FATA, five each in Azad Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan and the Islamabad Federal Capital Territory.

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