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FCTA gives 43 foreign embassies 2 weeks deadline to pay $5.36 million outstanding ground rent  



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The Federal Capital Territory Administration has given 43 embassies a two-week deadline to pay $5.36 million in overdue ground rent or face the possibility of license cancellation. 

In a publication dated February 13, FCTA advised all foreign embassy of lands within the FCT to pay in advance the annual ground rest from the first day of January each year.  

The statement advises property owners and beneficiaries who are unable to pay their overdue ground rents for 2023 to settle their debts within two weeks or risk having their titles revoked. 

The statement reads,