One Year After Inauguration: We Have Restored Confidence of Nigerians in Their Parliament – 9th Reps

Says Green Chamber Introduced 853 Bills in One year By Chris Nwabuko Abuja (Precise Post) – One year after its inauguration, the 9th House of Representatives has taken stock of its achievements and said that it has been able to restored the confidence of Nigerians in their parliament. This is also as the Green chamber under the leadership of Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has boasted of …

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Gombe Governor Mourns Former PDP Chairman, Nuhu Poloma, Describes Him as a Patriot

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has expressed sadness over the death of former Chairman of Gombe state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Hon. Nuhu Poloma who died on monday at the age of 78 years. The governor described late Polma as a patriot, a respected elder statesman, courageous politician who served the state and …

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Senate Confirms 42 Career Ambassadors-Designate, Federal Character Nominee

…As Senate adjourns plenary till June 23, 2020 By Simon Akwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Senate on Thursday confirmed the appointment of 42 Ambassadors-designate. This was just as the Upper Chamber confirmed the nomination of James Jiya John Kolo as Commissioner of the Federal Character Commission. The Special Assistant (Press) to President of the Senate, Ezrel Tabiowo disclosed this on Thursday in a statement made …

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Democracy Day: 9th Assembly Would Continue to Focus on Engendering Good Governance – Omo Agege

…. Harps On Drawing Lessons From June 12 By Chris Udochukwu Abuja   – As the country celebrates Democracy day tomorrow, the Deputy Senate President, Senator Omo-Agege has assured Nigerians that the 9th Assembly would continue to focus on engendering good governance for the people through synergy with the executive arm of government. Omo-Agege also said that Nigeria and Nigerians must continue to learn from the …

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Igbo Youths Tell Buhari To Honour Atiku, Warn Ex-VP On 2023

NigeriaOhanaeze Youth Council (OYC) has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to honour former Vice President Atiku Abubakar The youths say Atiku deserves to be recognised on June 12, 2020, “as one the heroes of democracy”. The call was made in a statement on Thursday by OYC President, Okechukwu Isiguzoro, and Secretary, Okwu Nnabuike. The group recalled that since 2013, Atiku has played “significant roles”, noting that …

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Breaking News: Nigerian Governors Declare State Of Emergency On R*pe

The Nigeria Governors Forum has agreed to declare a state of emergency on s*xual and gender-based violence against women and children, The PUNCH reports. They also renewed commitment to ensuring that offenders face the full weight of the law. This was contained in a communique signed by the Chairman of the NGF, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, after the forum’s 10th COVID-19 Teleconference meeting held on Wednesday. …

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Magu: We’ve Recovered Over N980bn, Private Jets, Oil Vessels

Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), says the agency has recovered assets in excess of N980 billion. Speaking on Thursday during a media briefing to mark the 2020 Democracy Day in Abuja, Magu said non-monetary assets recovered by the anti-corruption agency include estates, private jets and oil vessels. The EFCC chief also said the commission has secured 2,240 conviction …

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Breaking: Kaduna Assembly Gets New Deputy Speaker

A new Deputy Speaker has emerged at the Kaduna State House of Assembly, The Nation reports. He is Hon. Isaac Auta representing Kauru Constituency. Auta’s emergency and swearing was followed with a rowdy session as a member attempted to steal the maze. Auta was immediately sworn in by the Clerk of the Assembly, who administered oaths of office and allegiance on him. The new Deputy …

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Unity Bank Posts N44.5 Billion As Gross Earnings In 2019

Unity Bank Plc, has declared gross earnings of N44.59 billion for its 2019 financial year, continuing a path to strong growth started in 2018 financial year after the bank took bold corporate action to clean up its balance sheet in 2017. The Bank also posted profit before tax (PBT) of N550million in its first-quarter 2020 result released with the 2019 Financial Year result to the …

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“None Of Us Is Clean, Pray For Him” – Terry G Reacts To Hushpuppi’s Arrest

Nigerian singer, Gabriel Oche Amanyi, popularly known as Terry G, has reacted to the arrest of popular big boy, Hushpuppi. Hushpuppi was reportedly arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI in Dubai and the International Police, Interpol, alongside his friend, Woodberry. According to reports, Hushpuppi and Mr Woodbery’s arrest was as a result of months of investigation by the FBI following a fraudulent deal …

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90-Year-Old Kidnapped Brother Of Ex-Adamawa Governor, Nyako, Regains Freedom

Dahiru Nyako, elder brother of former Adamawa State governor, Murtala Nyako, who was abducted on Wednesday night, has regained his freedom, a report by SaharaReporters has shown. It had earlier been reported that the 90-year-old was kidnapped in the early hours of Thursday at his residence in Mayo-Belwa town. However, the old man was said to have been released by his captors around 11:00am on …

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South African Cigarette Makers Challenge Sales Ban

A South African court on Wednesday began hearing a controversial petition challenging a tobacco sales ban imposed by the government in March as part of stringent measures to control the spread of coronavirus. The Fair-trade Independent Tobacco Association (FITA), which represents some cigarette makers, took the government to the Pretoria High Court challenging the “draconian” ban. “We have termed it a draconian prohibition, a ban …

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Rape Allegation: Rapper, Zoro Petitions Police

Nigerian rapper, Owoh Chimaobi Chrismathner popularly known as Zoro has has petitioned the police over the allegation of rape leveled against him by an Instagram user. The indigenous rapper was alleged by an Instagram user @mystic_sweetness of raping her in his friend’s house in Magodo area of Lagos on April 20, 2015. The allegation was denied by the indigenous rapper, Zoro on Saturday, June 6 …

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UN: 13 Million Jobs At Risk in Nigeria if COVID-19 Restrictions Continue

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) says the COVID-19 lockdown measures may lead to 13 million job losses in Nigeria if the restrictions continue. The federal and state governments had closed borders, while government offices and private institutions were shut in order to check the spread of the disease in the country. But there has been a gradual easing of the restrictions. In a …

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‘I Don’t Talk About Haters Anymore, They Don’t Count- Laura Ikeji

Laura Ikeji, Social media enthusiast, author and entrepreneur has been getting the good, bad and ugly on her Instagram account. On her social media handle, Laura shared a message on where she has placed the haters adding that she no longer talks about her haters but rather focuses on the business that pays her bills. Laura is a mom of two, a son and daughter …

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