COVID-19: Total Death Now 323 as NCDC Confirms 350 New Infections

Abuja (Precise Post) – The total death recorded from COVID-19 in Nigeria is now 323 as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Thursday confirmed 350 new infections across the country. The total confirmed infections now since the index case in February is 11,516 while discharged cases are 3,535. Lagos state which still maintain the epicentre of the COVID-19 infection reported 102 new cases on …

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3 Brothers Arrested for Killing Mother of 5 Who is a Facebook Friend (Photos)

Abuja (Precise Post) –  Three brothers have been arrested in connection with the murder of a woman in Abuja, according to Mr Frank Mba, Public Relations of the Police Force. Mba, in a statement on Thursday in Abuja, said that the suspects, from Isiekenesi, Ideato Local Government in Imo, are helping Police investigation into the May 14 murder of Mrs Janet Ogbonnaya, a mother of …

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PPPRA Reveals What Will Determine Price of Petrol

Abuja, The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) has removed the cap on the price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) also known as petrol, adding that the price of PMS would be determined by market forces. The agency made the disclosure in a document it released in Abuja on Thursday entitled, ‘’Market Based Pricing Regime for Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) Regulations, 2020’’. It said in …

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Chelsea Move to Sign Bundesliga Second Top Scorer, Werner

London (Precise Post) – Chelsea have taken steps to sign German striker, Werner who is also the second-top scorer in the Bundesliga this season. Chelsea agreed a deal in principle to sign Timo Werner from Bundesliga club RB Leipzig, Sky Sports said on Thursday. The report added that Werner has a 55 million euro ($62.45 million) release clause which expires on June 15 and that …

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I Can’t wait for EPL Restart -Odion Ighalo Says

Odion Ighalo says he cannot wait to get to action when the English Premier League (EPL) kicks off. “Manchester United are ready to hit the ground running and take up where they left off,” the Nigerian declared. “I can’t wait for the league to start again. I’m really looking forward to it,” Ighalo said. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side were on an 11-game unbeaten run when …

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Group Hails Hon Uwak on His Birthday, Describes Him As Shining Example

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Group under the auspices of Oron Union Celebrities has congratulated her illustrious son, Hon Robinson Uwak on the occasion of his birthday, describing him as a shining example among his peers and the face of the modern Oro Society. The group while going down memory lane, recalled how Hon Uwak took the green Chamber by storm and championed …

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Tambuwal, Ugwuanyi, Falake, Dogara, Other Eulogise Uwak on His Birthday

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Governor of Sokoto state Aminu Tambuwal and his Enugu state counterpart, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has eulogized the former House of Representatives member, Hon Robinson Uwak on the occasion of his Birthday. Tambuwal who, in his goodwill message described Hon Uwak as a “beacon of selflessness and service”, adding that he joins all Nigerians to wish the former federal lawmaker …

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Gombe SSG Hails Method Adopted by State Taskforce on COVID-19 to Test Govt Officials, Staff

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – The Secretary to Gombe State Government, Professor Ibrahim Abubakar Njodi has commended the effort of the State Task force on COVID-19 for its decisive approach and method public officials, including the cabinet members and staff are being tested for coronavirus following confirmation that the test result of staff who died recently returned positive. Already Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya …

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Reps Reject Castration as Punishment for Rape Case

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – House of Representatives Thursday rejected an amendment prescribing castration as punishment for rape case in Nigeria. The prayer was sponsored by Rep. James Faleke (APC-Lagos). The House, during plenary, considered and approved a motion seeking severe penalties against worsening cases of rape in the country. But a majority of lawmakers shot down the prayer, as Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila …

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S*x-for-movie-roles: Actress Accuses Okpala of Holding Movie Auditions to Haunt Girls

Abuja (Precise Post) – Putting out a “say no to rape” post has landed Nollywood producer, Victor Okpara in trouble as Sharon Osiyerimo Ohunene Jatto has shared screenshots of her chat with the movie producer, slamming him for daring to do that post even when he allegedly tried sleeping with her when she was barely 17. Nollywood movie producer, Victor Okpala has been called outfor …

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How Top Military Commander Yakubu Was Killed By Boko Haram

Abuja (Precise Post) – The military commander was killed after decimating Boko Haram camp in Doron Naira, an island in Lake Chad, and Nigerian border area of Baga. Details have emerged on how Boko Haram terrorists killed the Acting Commanding Officer, 401 Special Forces Brigade Signals of the Nigeria Army, Major K Yakubu, and wounded one soldier during an attack in Borno State on Tuesday. …

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Defilement:Court Acquits Cleaner as Alleged Victim Failed to Testify

Lagos (Precise Post) -An Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court on Thursday acquitted a 26-year-old cleaner, Charles Etuk of defilement as the alleged 13-year-old victim failed to testify. Delivering judgment, Justice Abiola Soladoye, held that there was no direct evidence linking the defendant to the alleged crime to warrant a conviction. “There is no circumstantial or direct evidence linking the defendant to the crime. The …

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Omozuwa: Edo CP Vows to Arrest Culprits, Condoles With Bereaved Family

Benin (Precise Post) – The new Commissioner of Police in Edo, Johnson kokumo, has vowed to apprehend those behind the circumstances which led to the death of a student of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Miss Uwaila Omozuwa. Kokumo made the vow on Thursday when he paid a condolence visit to the family of the slain student in Benin. The commissioner, in company of his …

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W.H.O Expresses Worry Over Rising COVID-19 Cases in America

Abuja (precise Post) – Director-General, World Health Organisation (WHO), Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus has expressed worry over the rise of Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported in America. Ghebreyesus said this at a news conference at WHO headquarters in Geneva. According to him, more than 100,000 cases of COVID-19 have been reported to WHO for each of the past five days. “The Americas continues to account for the …

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Malami Takes Over Trial of Kidnap Kingpin, Wadume

Abuja, – The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami, has taken over the prosecution of suspected kidnap kingpin, Alhaji Hamisu Bala (aka Wadume), 33, and 19 others charged with terrorism, kidnapping and dealing with prohibited arms. The case started via a 16-count charge filed on January 21, this year, by Simon Lough, an Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), in …

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Speaker, Gbajabiamila Denies Endorsing 8th Assembly Tenure Extension Resolution

Abuja (Precise Post) – Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila, on Wednesday night denied endorsing a letter purportedly issued to affirm the extension of year of service for the incumbent Clerk for the National Assembly (CNA), Mr. Abubakar Sani Omolori and some staff. The Speaker’s response was contained in a statement issued at 10.58pm signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media …

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