COVID-19 Update: 348 New Cases Confirmed as Lagos Records 163 Patients

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Wednesday said that 348 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Nigeria. The update also showed that Lagos, the epicentre of the infection recorded 163 patients. According to the Centre, the total of 11,166 COVID-19 cases have now been recorded in Nigeria since the index case in February. The Nigeria Centre for …

Read More

Orji Kalu Leaves Kuje Prison, Returns to His Abuja Residence (Photos)

Abuja (Precise Post) – Chief Whip of the 9th senate, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu was on Wednesday released from Kuje prison where he has been detained for almost six months. It was gathered that the former governor of Abia state returned to his Abuja residence Wednesday evening. Recall that Federal High Court sitting in Lagos on Tuesday granted a motion seeking his release from the …

Read More

Incitement: Snapchat Moves to Halts Promoting President Trump’s Account

Abuja (Precise Post) – Snapshot has said that “racial violence and injustice have no place in our society and it stands together with all who seek peace, love, equality, and justice in America. Therefore, Snapchat disclosed that they will no longer promote President Trump’s account on its Discover media platform according to a report by Hollywood Reporter. Evan Spiegel-led Snap said it made the decision …

Read More

Plot to Sack NASS Clerk, Sani-Omolori, Suffers Setback as Speaker Upholds 8th Assembly Resolution

Abuja (Precise Post) – The moves by the National Assembly Service Commission (NASC) to sack the Clerk to the National Assembly, Mohammed Ataba Sani-Omolori and about 150 seniors directors over alleged illegal extension of their service, has suffered a setback. This development followed the decision of the Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila to uphold the resolution of the 8th Assembly, which extended the retirement age of National …

Read More

Busted! Why Katsina State Govt Pulled Out of Peace Agreement With Bandits – 7

Abuja The governor of Katsina, Aminu Masari, on Tuesday, said the state government would no longer negotiate a peace agreement with the dreaded, rampaging armed bandits who are killing innocent civilians in the state. “The armed bandits have betrayed our trust in them, following a peace agreement earlier negotiated with them, in our quest to find a lasting peace in the state,” Mr Masari told …

Read More

What Gernot Rohr Says Will Win AFCON 2021 For Super Eagle Will Shock You

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) Super Eagles Head Coach, Gernot Rohr has made a shocking revelation of what will win AFCON 2021 for the team. Gernot Rohr told his players that they can only win the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), if they remain humble. Nigeria have won their first two fixtures in the qualifying rounds, which was suspended due to COVID-19 pandemic. …

Read More

#George Floyd: Britain to Hold Nationwide Kneeling Rally

By Simon Akwu London (Precise Post) – Anti-racism and Black Lives Matter groups plan to hold a rally in central London and a nationwide kneeling on Wednesday to protest the death of African-American man George Floyd in U.S. police custody. Black Lives Matter in London encouraged protesters to wear red at an afternoon rally in Hyde Park to “protest against the rights of black people …

Read More

History! NAF Records 1st All-female Crew on Operation Mission

Abuja (Precise Post) – The conduct of an operational Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) mission by an all-female crew of the Nigerian Air Force marked another accomplished history. The NAF’s objective in this regard was to maximise all of the potentials of Nigeria’s vast human resource pool, male and female, to ensure the effective, efficient and timely employment of Air Power in response to Nigeria’s …

Read More

Court Dismisses Alleged N1.1bn Fraud Charges Against Ex-Customs Boss Dikko

By Simon Akwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Wednesday dismissed alleged N1.1bllion fraud charges brought against former Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Abdullahi Inde Dikko and two others by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC). Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu, in a ruling on Wednesday, dismissed the charge marked: FHC/ABJ/CR/21/2019 in view of the …

Read More

Trump’s Violation of Platform’s Rules: Mark Zuckerberg Under Criticism, Facebook Employees Resign

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Facebook Chairman, Mark Zuckerberg, has come under criticisms for not condemning President Donald Trump’s remarks which allegedly violated the platform’s rule. While Twitter placed a “public interest notice” on the post for violating the platform’s rules “about glorifying violence”, Facebook failed to do the same, a decision that triggered outrage against Zuckerberg and the company. The American leader …

Read More

Why Google Took Down Indian Mobile Application from Its App Store

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Google has taken down an Indian mobile application from its app store because the controversial app was allowing users to delete Chinese apps from their phones. Google is owned by Alphabet Inc., an American conglomerate headquartered in California. The controversial app was allowing users to delete Chinese apps from their phones. “Remove China Apps” was top trending free …

Read More

Majek Fashek Left Indelible Memories in Minds of His Fans – Adewale Ayuba

By Simon Akwu Lagos (Precise Post) – Lagos base, Fuji Musician, Adewale Ayuba, on Tuesday paid tribute to the late reggae legend, Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly known as Majek Fashek saying he had left indelible memories in the mind of his fans as he took the reggae music to a higher level while alive. Ayuba described Fashek as an epitome of love while reacting to the …

Read More

Prof Obioma’s Appointment as NECO Registrar, “Square Peg in a Square Hole” – Rep Benjamin Kalu

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – House of Representatives Spokesman and Member representing Bende Federal Constituency of Abia State, Rep. Benjamin Kalu, has reacted to the appointment of Professor Goodwill Obioma as Registrar/Chief Executive of the National Examinations Council (NECO) describing it as a square peg in square hole. Recall that President Muhammad Buhari had on 23rd May, 2020, approved the appointment of Prof. …

Read More

Stipends Arrears: N-Power Monitors To Get 2 Months Payment In 72 Hours

Abuja (Precise Post) – The Federal Government, through the Honourable Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq has assured N-Power monitors that their two months payment will be paid within the next 72 hours. The monitors are currently being owed three months stipend. This was disclosed by the Honourable Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq. The …

Read More