Peace Restored In FCT Following Hijacked Protest

The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) says it has restored peace in Kabusa Community after a violent protest by some residents. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the FCT, ASP Mariam Yusuf, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. She said that the protest followed agitation by some residents […]

National Mosque In Abuja Shut Down As Muslims Protest Against Buhari’s Administration

A group of Muslims were seen Protesting Against President Muhammadu Buhari’ leadership at the National mosque Abuja Gistongist gathered that the Muslim faithful could be heard shouting in a yet unconfirmed video, “kill us all if you want to. How can someone without a certificate give the order?” Armed soldiers were preventing the Protesters from entering […]

Abuja Shaken By Okada Riders, See Why

There was anxiety near St. Mary Catholic Church along Nyanya-Karshi Road in Abuja on Sunday, as some motorcyclists popularly known as Okada riders, stormed the area to protest the alleged incessant killing of colleagues and stealing of their motorcycles. As gathered, the incident was confirmed by the Police Public Relations Officer in the Federal Capital […]

Shiites Attack Abuja, 1 Police Officer Killed

A police officer has been reportedly killed during the violent protest by the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Shiites, in Abuja on Friday. The police noted that dangerous weapons such as clubs, cutlasses, and sharp knives were used by the Shiites’ members. The Public Relations Officer of the FCT Police Command, ASP Mariam Yusuf, said […]

Abuja Under Heavy Security Threat As Boko Haram Attacks

Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja is currently under heavy security threats following rumored Boko Haram infiltration. Gistongist reports that palpable fear has gripped residents of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja over the recent alarm raised by the Niger State Governor, Sani Bello that the Boko Haram insurgents have hoisted their flag in communities close […]

7 Covid-19 Treatment Centres Closed Down In Lagos, Abuja

Lagos and Abuja have begun shutting down isolation centres as Nigerians snub the medical facilities. Gistongist gathered that the National Hospital had discharged its last patient while the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada, which attend to most severe cases, had about four patients as opposed to the average of 30 severe patients it used […]

8,000 Vaccinated In 35 States, FCT

No fewer than 8,000 persons have so far been vaccinated in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory, the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 said on Monday in Abuja. Executive Director of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency, Dr. Faisal Shuaib, stated this at the PTF briefing, on Monday in Abuja. Shuaib, however, said […]

Bauchi State Governor Pays Fani-Kayode A Visit

Governor of Bauchi state, Bala Mohammed has paid former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode a visit in his home in Abuja. The former aviation minister took to his Twitter handle on Friday to announce the visit of the governor, sharing photos of the visit. He said, “It was my honour and pleasure to receive His Excellency Gov. Bala Mohammed […]

Abuja: 55 Arraigned For Flouting COVID-19 Directives

Fifty-five persons have been arraigned before an Abuja Mobile Court on Monday, for not wearing face masks.   The violators were summarily tried and convicted by the presiding Magistrate, Ebiwari Eremasi, after pleading guilty to the charges.   Vill City News gathered that hey were fined ₦2,000 each, with an option of engaging in supervised […]

BREAKING: Angry Youths Leaves Motorists Frustrated As They Block Abuja Bridge

Whether this is a replica of the yet-to-be-forgotten EndSARS Protest, it is not known yet.   However, Gistongist gathered that some groups of youths, have blocked Dantata bridge in Abuja with a very wide protest.   The popular Bridge which leads to Abuja airport, grounded all vehicular movements and other activities in the area.   […]