Federal Capital Territory

Also found in: Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Federal Capital Territory

(Placename) an administrative division of Nigeria, in the centre. Capital: Abuja (also national capital). Pop: 1 405 201(2006). Area: 7315 sq km (2824 sq miles)
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

Austral′ian Cap′ital Ter′ritory

a federal territory on the continent of Australia in the SE part: includes Canberra, capital of the Commonwealth of Australia. 304,100; 939 sq. mi. (2430 sq. km). Formerly, Federal Capital Territory.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
She said that though after the 18th amendment, role of the ministry has been limited to federal, but the amendment does not stop legislation process for the federal capital territory.
Earlier upon arrival at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport on a state visit to Nigeria, His Highness the Amir and the accompanying delegation were received by Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of the Federal Capital Territory Abuja Muhammad Bello, Qatar's ambassador to Nigeria Abdulaziz bin Mubarak al-Mohannadi, and members of the Qatari embassy.
Islamabad, Aug 17 ( ANI ): Islamabad Police have arrested 72 suspects from various parts of the federal capital territory during a search operation in the wake of the Kamra air base attack.
The franchises are located in the Federal Capital Territory of Abuja, Nigeria and the Federal State of Lagos, Nigeria.
The minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Engineer Mohammed Abba-Gana, has stated that the government will spend USD200m for the provision of four more terminals in order to ensure the accommodation of more airlines in the airport.
Minister of State for Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mrs Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu, has reiterated that the party will work assiduously with the winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) primaries.
The Commissioner of Police, Federal Capital Territory Police Command, Bala Ciroma, confirmed to The PUNCH that Abbo had been taken to court.
ISLAMABAD -- Government will impose ban on the use of plastic bags in the federal capital territory from 14th August this year.
The operation was carried out despite weekly off day on Saturday under the supervision of Assistant Director CDA on the orders of Chief Commissioner Federal Capital Territory Aamir Ahmed Ali , who is also working on the slot of Chairman CDA .
The then federal capital territory consisted not only of the present Karachi division but also a large part of the present Lasbela district.

Full browser ?