COVID-19: NCDC Reveals How AfricaCDC Supports Nigeria

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has revealed that one of the ways the Africa Centre for Disease Control @AfricaCDC supports Nigeria’s #COVID19 response is through infection prevention and control activities and training. “In Akwa Ibom, we are working with @AfricaCDC personnel to support the state in decontamination of residences of confirmed #COVID19 cases.” The Centre disclosed this …

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Governor Inuwa Receives Principal Officers of Federal Polytechnic Kaltungo

…Pledges Support, Synergy for Smooth Take Off of Institution By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has urged the principal officers of the newly established Federal Polytechnic Kaltungo in Gombe state to put in their wealth of experience into practice while discharging their new responsibilities. According to the statement signed by the governor’s spokesperson, Ismaila Uba Misilli, Governor Yahaya made the …

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Exposed! Obaseki, Philip Shuaib, Entire APC Structure to Join PDP – Chairman

By Our Reporter Benin City  (Precise Post) –  Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State, Tony Aziegbemi, has declared that Governor Godwin Obaseki and all his loyalists were set to join the party. He said Obaseki’s deputy, Philip Shuaib, and the All Progressives Congress (APC) chapter would also defect. The party leader made the disclosure in an interview with NAN on Monday in …

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Just In: ExecuJet Airline Suspended For Flying Naira Marley To Abuja

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Federal Government on Monday announced the indefinite suspension of ExecuJet  airline for false information and for flying Naira Marley to Abuja for a concert on June 12. This was disclosed by the Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, via his Twitter handle. Precise Post recalls that Naira Marley flew from Lagos to Abuja with Ex-BBNaija …

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COVID-19: FG Suspends Airline For Flying Naira Marley

 The Federal Government has suspended a private jet charter and aircraft maintenance firm, Executive Jet Services, for flying Musician, Azeez Fashola aka Naira Marley to Abuja to attend a concert. The announcement suspending the airline was made by the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, during the Presidential Task Force briefing in Abuja on Monday. Sirika said the aircraft which conveyed the musician was supposed to fly an …

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Obaseki Was Disqualified By Someone Who Doesn’t Have A Certificate’ — Wike Taunts Oshiomhole

Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers state, says Godwin Obaseki, his Edo counterpart, was disqualified by someone who doesn’t have a certificate. This is coming less than 24 hours after the two governors met at the government house in Port Harcourt amid reports that Obaseki might be on his way to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). On Friday, the All Progressives Congress (APC) screening committee disqualified …

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Nigerian Undergraduates Die During Sex In Owerri Hotel

By Wale Odunsi Two students of the Federal Polytechnic, Nekede, Owerri, Imo State, Cynthia Obieshi and Samuel Osuji, died during a sex romp at the weekend. The Police made the confirmation after the undergraduates were discovered dead on Sunday. Orlando Okeokwu, Police spokesman, in a statement, confirmed that the corpses had been deposited in the morgue.  He said acting on a report received, “operatives of …

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Frequent Changing Of Coaches Affecting Super Eagles, Says Taribo

By Obi Ajuonuma, Lagos Ex-international, Taribo West has identified frequent changing of national team handlers by the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) as one of the main reasons for the recent poor performance of the Super Eagles at international competitions In the past six years the Super Eagles have been coached by five different coaches, namely late Shaibu Amodu, late Stephen Keshi, Daniel Amokachie, Sunday Oliseh …

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WHO Tasks Govts In Africa To Increase Investment In Blood Transfusion Services

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti, has called on countries in the region in collaboration with blood donor associations and Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs) to increase investment in blood transfusion services in line with the WHO guidance. She stated this in a message to mark the year 2020 Blood Donor Day She explained that “safe blood is a critical …

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COVID-19: Dokpesi Recovers, Urges Govt To Invest In Health Care

By Emma Okereh Founder of Daar Communications Plc, chief Raymond Dokpesi yesterday expressed optimism that the effective management of the covid-19 pandemic may provide the spring board and a catalyst to a better health delivery system in the country. In a statement he personally signed shortly after he and his two grand children were discharged from the isolation centre, he opined that a targeted and …

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Insecurity: Presidency Fires Back At Northern Elders Forum

The Presidency Sunday dismissed remarks by the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) on the security situation in the country, saying the group, headed by Professor Ango Abdullahi, remains an irritant and featherweight group. A statement issued by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity Mr Femi Adesina said the Northern Elders Forumis a quasi-organization that boasts of no credible membership, and its leader is akin to …

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Fani-Kayode Slams Ango Abdullahi, Calls Him an Ethnic Supremacist

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has slammed Professor Ango Abdullahi, saying he is even more of an extreme hegemonist, religious bigot and ethnic supremacist than @MBuhari. Fani-Kayode who said Prof Ango deserved what he got from @FemAdesina and the Presidency today, stated that no one in Nigeria has supported the barbaric savagery of the Fulani herdsmen more than …

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Kanye West Set To Rival His Wife, Kim Kardashian With His Own Beauty Range

Kanye West is launching a range of beauty and cosmetic products, according to reports. No doubt his biggest inspirations are his wife Kim Kardashian and her sister Kylie Jenner who both have been hugely successful with their range of beauty products. The US rapper collaborated with Adidas to create the Yeezy fashion range. Now it is believed Kanye’s company has filed for a “Yeezy” trademark …

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WHO DG, Senior Officials Say UN Must ‘Move From Words To Deeds’ To End Racism

This is an op-ed by senior UN officials on the need for the UN system to move from word to deed to end racism. A desperate yearning for a long-departed mother. Reaching deep from the bowels of fragile humanity. Grasping for breath. Begging for mercy. The entire world heard the tragic cry. The family of nations saw his face pounded against the harsh tarmac. Unbearable …

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Buhari Have Failed Us- Northern Elders

The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has lamented over the high rate of insecurity in the north, accusing President Muhammadu Buhari of failing to tackle the situation. In a statement on Sunday, Ango Abdullahi, convener of the forum, said the situation is getting worse by the day. He said the constant attacks by bandits and Boko Haram insurgents are indications that the Buhari administration “has failed …

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FLASHBACK: Oshiomhole Once Wanted Building Named After Obaseki For ‘Selfless Service’

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), once said Godwin Obaseki, governor of Edo, worked for the state using his brain and creativity. Oshiomhole, who praised the governor during the governorship campaign of 2016, said a building at the government house should be named after Obaseki for his selfless service. Oshiomhole said while he was governor of Edo, Obaseki helped him build …

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