#COVID19: Lagos Records 199 Additional Infections as NCDC Confirms 544 New Cases

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – Lagos State, the epicentre of the COVID-19 infection in Nigeria recorded additional 199 infections on Sunday as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control confirmed 544 new cases in Nigeria. Following the new confirmed cases, the total infections recorded in the country now is 28,711 while a total of 11,665 patients have been treated and discharged since the novel …

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We’re Mobilising to Save Nigeria from Imminent Political Collapse and Civil Strife – NCF

Abuja (Precise Post) – The National Secretariat of the emergent National Consultative Front of National Leaders of Conscience is currently mobilising to save Nigeria from imminent political collapse and civil strife. Spokesman of the Steering Committee of the group, Mallam Tanko Yunusa, told newsmen that discussions by the group on the way forward and whether to transform into a political party will be concluded by …

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UK’s Arts: Boris Johnson Pledges £1.5bn Lifeline to Keep Sector Afloat

Mark Brown Arts correspondent Britain’s beleaguered arts and heritage sectors have been promised £1.57bn of help in a long-awaited rescue package described by the government as the biggest one-off investment in UK culture.After weeks of desperate warnings that the UK was facing an irreversible cultural catastrophe without targeted support , ministers announced a package that it said would protect the future of the country’s museums, …

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Croatia Parliamentary Election: Governing Democratic Union (HDZ) Projected to Win 68 Seats

By Our Reporter AGREB, Croatia — With over 60 percent of the vote counted, the governing Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) is projected to win 68 seats in Croatia’s 151-seat parliament and is likely to form a new coalition government with smaller right-wing groups. The ruling conservatives are overwhelmingly winning Croatia’s parliamentary elections held Sunday amid a spike in new coronavirus cases as the latest European …

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Lockdown Violation: Despite Threats, Naira Marley Is Yet To Be Arrested

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – After the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) then sealed off Jabi Lake Mall, the venue of the concert there was a public outcry at the time, that Naira Marley should be arrested, and the private jets services suspended. About three weeks ago, NaijaNews reported that Music artiste, Azeez Fashola , popularly known asNaira Marley, flouted lockdown orders when …

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IPMAN Southwest Threatens to Stop Supplying Fuel Over Price Hike

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, South West, has threatened to stop loading petroleum products in all depots in the region in protest against the recent increase in the price of petrol. Recall that the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency had on July 1 announced a new price band of N140.80 to N143.80 per litre of petrol, …

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300,000 Sign Petition against Anti-Jesus Movie Starring Michael Jackson’s Daughter

Abuja (Precise Post) – Almost 300,000 people have signed a petition on Change.Org against the release of an upcoming movie titled, ‘Habit’, starring Paris Jackson, the daughter of the late pop icon, Michael Jackson. In the unreleased movie, Paris is said to portray Jesus as a lesbian.The petition, which is directed at entertainment companies, Warner Brothers and Lions Gate, was started by one Vivian N. …

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COVID-19: Ghanaian President Goes Into Isolation As Close Contact Tests Positive

President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo has gone into two weeks self-isolation after one of his contacts tested positive. The president went into isolation as a precautionary measure despite testing negative for COVID-19.”President Nana Akufo-Addo will henceforth be working from the presidential villa in Accra, the country’s information minister confirmed in a statement released on Saturday”. The statement read in part: “President Nana Akufo-Addo has gone into …

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Busted! How 10 Personnel of Abia Traffic Agency Was Sacked for Bribery

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Over 10 personnel of the Traffic and Indiscipline Management Agency of Abia State (TIMAAS) were sacked for bribery, in addition to a sizeable number suspended for other acts of indiscipline, in the first quarter of 2020, the agency says. TIMAAS General Manager/Commandant Bright Chinedu Ikokwu, who made the disclosure in Aba at the weekend, said that the agency …

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Oyo State Deputy Governor Denied Access To Ajimobi’s 8th Day Fidau

Abuja(Precise Post) -A mild drama occured on Sunday at the Oluyole, Ibadan residence of the former governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, when the state deputy governor Rauf Olaniyan was denied access to the eighth day fidau prayers holding in the compound, Nations reported The family had announced the fidau prayer as a private programme, urging the public to watch through virtual channels including Zoom, …

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Fayose Replies Femi Adesina, Says Buhari is an Accidental President

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Erstwhile Ekiti state Governor, Ayodele Fayose on Sunday reacted to statement credited to the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, Saying Bahari is am accidental President who is not only clueless but unconscious of happenings in his own Presidency. Precise Post recalls that Femi Adesina had on Saturday said President Muhammadu Buhari refused …

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Storm in Igboland: No Going Back on Parallel Ohanaeze, Igwe Nzekwe Vows

By Chioma Gabriel, Editor Special Features There is a common saying that the Igbo have no king (Igbo enwe eze). This adage is used to depict the individual nature of the Igbo man who does not owe allegiance to only one man. Hence it is common to have cacophony of voices addressing Igbo issues without a unified voice. For long, the umbrella organisation for all …

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Where is Lara Oshiomhole?

By Isaac Oguntoye Abuja (Precise Post) – Mrs Lara, the wife of a former Governor of Edo State, and a former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, Iara, has been off the social radar for some time now. And her long silence has been raising questions within society circles on what she may be up to. Also, the fact that she has …

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Buhari Appoints Yakubu Pam Executive Secretary of NCPC

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – President Mohammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Rev Yakubu Pam as the Executive Secretary of Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission (NCPC). Until his appointment, Rev Pam was the Chairman of the Plateau State Christian Pilgrims Board. The statement released by the Presidency via its twitter @ NGRPresident said Pam’s appointment took effect from 26th June, 2020 and will …

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