COVID-19: 561 New Infections Recorded On Tuesday in Nigeria

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Nigeria Centre for Disease Control said that 561 new infections of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Tuesday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 25, 694. The agency further informed that 9,746 patients have been treated and discharged while 590 deaths have been recorded since the index case in February. According to the report released via …

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Infectious Diseases Bill: Court Dismisses Dino Melaye’s Suit

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – The suit filed by former Kogi West senator, Dino Melaye, challenging some provisions of the controversial Control of Infectious Diseases Bill 2020, widely referred to as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control Bill, was Tuesday dismissed at the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu upheld the notices of preliminary objection filed against the suit for …

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Implosion Looms in APC as CPC Wing Plots to Sideline Asiwaju-led ACN ahead of 2023

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) –Despite the intervention of President Muhammadu Buhari to curb the crisis rocking the party, Political pundits say there is imminent implosion in the ruling All Progressives Congress as events before and after the 2019 general elec­tions clearly shows that the CPC wing of the amalgamation is trying to sideline other political parties in the arrangement, especially the ACN, which …

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#COVID-19: Why Total Lockdown in 18 Local Governments Will Not Change Anything – Shehu Sani

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Senator Shehu Sani has faulted the decision of the federal government for total lockdown in 18 local governments, saying that it will not change or reduce anything. The former federal lawmaker who represented Kaduna central senatorial district in the 8th senate, said the reality is that the #COVID19 “safety protocol” has been ignored by most people amidst a …

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COVID-19: Akeredolu Tests Positive, Orders Executive Members to Undergo Test as He Goes on Isolation

By Chris Udochukwu Akure (Precise Post) – Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state on Tuesday announced that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and has directed all members of his cabinet, close aides and other executive members who have had constant contacts with him to undergo compulsory COVID-19 test. The governor gave the directive to his cabinet members and aides in a statement signed by …

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Broadcast Satellite Service: Mohammed Appears Before Ad. Hoc Committee Investigating Non Implementation of Pay-as-you-go Tariff Plan

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Minister of Information & Culture, Alh. Lai Mohammed on Tuesday appeared before the Ad. Hoc committee investigating the non implementation of pay-as-you-go tariff plan by Broadcast Satellite Service providers in Nigeria. “Recall that the minister had in October 2019, disclosed the resolve of the federal government to break all forms of monopoly in broadcasting. This according to him …

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Alleged Ex-Staff Abuse: ‘A River That Forgets Its Source Will Surely Dry Up’ -Timini Of Jenifa’s Diary

Tobi Makinde, popularly known as “Timini” in Jenifa’s diary series has taken to social media to defend Funke Akindele, after her ex-staff accused her of physical and emotional abuse. Yesterday, a former staff of the popular Nollywood actress named, Cassandra Owolabi took to social media to call out the mother of twins. Cassandra accused the actress of physical, emotional and financial abuse which she claimed …

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United Nations: More Nigerians May Face Hunger

The United Nations says more Nigerians may face hunger this year, noting that there is an urgent need to support farmers in the country. Ms. Eve Sabbagh, Head, Public Information Unit, United Nations Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in Nigeria, made this known while speaking with journalists on Tuesday. She lamented that the number of people in dire need of life-saving assistance including food, …

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Women With Greedy In-Laws, Put Properties In Your Children’s Names – Toke Makinwa

Media personality, Toke Makinwa, who is well known for being outspoken on social media, has advised ladies married to men who have greedy family members. Taking to her Twitter page, Toke Makinwa told ladies that the moment they find out their in-laws are greedy, such a lady should not fail to ask their husbands to put properties in their children’s name. She referenced that she …

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Dr.Dre’s Wife Files For Divorce After 24 Years Of Marriage

Nicole Young, wife of Dr. Dre, American media personality, has filed for divorce after 24 years of marriage. According to TMZ, Young filed the divorce suit on Monday, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for their separation while also demanding spousal support. The news outlet also reported that the duo do not have a prenup,a written contract entered into by a couple prior to marriage …

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#IsurvivedFunkeAkindele: Actress Funke Akindele’s Ex-staff Calls Her Out For Being Wicked And Abusive

A Nigerian lady identified as Cassandra Owolabi, who formerly worked for star actress, Funke Akindele, has taken to her social media page to accuse the actress of physical, emotional and financial abuse.  Narrating her story in a lengthy post which she tagged #IsurvivedFunkeAkindele, Cassandra who is a screenwriter, alleged that Funke made her staff work under ‘duress and fear’. She added that the experience has …

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Iran Issues Arrest Warrant For Trump Over The Murder Of Top Iranian General, Qassem Soleimani

Iran has issued an arrest warrant and asked Interpol for help in detaining US President Donald Trump and dozens of others over the drone strike that killed a top Iranian general in Baghdad. Tehran prosecutor Ali Alqasimehr said on Monday, June 29, that Trump and more than 30 others who Iran accuses of involvement in the January 3 strike that killed General Qassem Soleimani face …

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NBA Calls Out Comedian Lasisi For Misinterpreting Lawyers In His Skits, Threatens To Take Action Against Him

A representative of the Nigerian Bar Association has called out comedian Lasisi for ‘misrepresenting’ lawyers in his skits. Habeeb Lawal, the Assistant National Publicity Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association, took to Twitter to react to one of Lasisi’s comedy videos. In the skit, Lasisi dressed like a lawyer and also played the part of one. Reacting, Habeeb Lawal wrote: “Dear @lasisielenu, We’ve been tagged! We …

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Internet Fraud:EFCC Arrests Popular Record Label Boss, Kashy

Babatunde Oyerinde Abidoun a.k.a. Kashy, said to be the owner of a record label ‘CashNation Ent. Ltd’ has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over his alleged involvement in internet fraud. The suspect who shuttles between Nigeria and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and allegedly uses the proceeds of his fraudulent activities to fund his lavish lifestyle, was arrested at his …

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President Buhari Appoints New Chief Personal Security Officer

The President, Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Aliyu Abubakar Musa, as his Chief Personal Security Officer (CPSO). This was disclosed in a statement released by the Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu today June 29. According to the statement, DCP Musa who is an indigene of Niger State, last served at the Zone …

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