COVID-19: Lagos Maintains Lead with 153 Cases as NCDC Confirms 503 New Infections

Abuja (Precise Post) – Lagos state still maintain lead with 153 cases of COVID-19 cases on Tuesday as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control confirmed 503 new infections in Nigeria. According to the report, the total confirmed cases have risen to 29,879 since the index case was reported in February while 12,108 patients have been treated and discharged with 669 deaths recorded. The health agency …

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Sexual Harassment Bill: We Have to Protect Our Daughters from Predators – Lawan

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has said that with the passage of the sexual harassment bill by the Senate, we have to protect our daughters from predators. Lawan who said the bill will ensure the safety of students of tertiary institutions in the country, disclosed this in his remarks on Tuesday after the upper chamber passed a …

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Senate Postpones Hearing on Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Senate has announced the postponement of National Assembly special hearing on Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) in Nigeria, earlier billed for Wednesday, July 8, 2020. The announcement was contained in statement signed by the Special Adviser, Media and Publicity to Deputy President of the Senate, Yomi Odunuga. According to the statement, the postponement is due to unforseen circumstances. A new date will be communicated to stakeholders.   The Senate regrets the inconvenience this may have caused.

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Senate Passes Bill Making Tenure of IGP a Single 4-year Old

Abuja (Precise Post) – As soon as President Muhammadu Buhari assents to the bill, The Inspector-General of Police will hence forth hold office for a single four-year term as Senate on Tuesday passed a bill to that effect. According to the Senate, the action became imperative to enable for a secured tenure of a serving Inspector- General of Police, just as it passed that the …

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Revealed! Why Buhari Suspended EFCC Boss, Magu

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) President Buhari has reportedly suspended the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, Ibrahim Magu. According to reports, Magu was suspended to allow him face the probe into the allegations of corruption leveled against him by the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami. In June, Malami wrote a letter to President …

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Just In: EFCC Acting Chairman, Magu, Goes On Suspension

Abuja(Precise Post)- Ibrahim Magu, the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has been suspended. According to TheCable, Magu was suspended to allow him face the probe into the allegations against him. Recall thatHe appeared before a panel probing allegations of gross misconduct against him on Monday. The panel is led by Ayo Salami, a retired justice of the appeal court. The development comes after he …

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Physical Verification Exercise to Hold from 6th to 17th July – NYSC to Foreign-trained Graduates

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – National Youth Service Corps has said foreign-trained graduates who registered online that the physical verification exercise has been scheduled to hold from Monday 6th to Friday 17th July, 2020. Those who chose the FCT as their center will commence theirs from Monday 6th to Thursday 9th July, 2020. Centers and locations for the exercise are listed below: ENUGUNYSC …

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NASS vs Keyamo: Ngige Apologises over Altercation by Minister of State with Senate

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Minister of Labour, Senator Chris Ngige has apologised for the altercation by the junior Minister of state, Festus Keyamo with the Senate. Ngige who was a senator at the 7th senate recounted the necessity of harmonious relationship between the legislature and the executive for smooth implementation of policies, tendered an unreserved apology to the senate on behalf of …

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Ministry Of Justice Reveals 10 Key Allegations Brought Against Magu

Abuja (Precise Post)- A memo raised by the minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami has revealed some of the damning allegations against the embattled acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Recall that Magu was made to appear before Justice Ayo Salami-led Presidential Investigative Panel on Anti-corruption to defend himself against allegations. As at this moment, Mr Magu is still …

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Resign After End Of Investigation – Former DSS Director Advises Magu

Abuja(Precise Post)- A former Assistant Director with the Department of State Services, Dennis Amachree, says he would have resigned if he were facing corruption allegations like the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu. Amachree said this on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily programme on Tuesday. He said based on the large number of allegations Magu is facing before a Presidential panel, …

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Famers Killed And Others Hospitalised As Bandits Attack Katsina Village (Photos)

Abuja (Precise Post)- Armed bandits numbering over 200 stormed Yar Gamji village of Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State and killed 15 residents. The victims were said to be farmers working on their farms. The Katsina State Police Command on Monday confirmed the incident, which occurred in spite of ongoing military crackdown on bandits in the state and others in the North-West geopolitical zone. …

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Mother Strangles 11-year-old Son To Death For Pressing Phone Late At Night (Photo)

Abuja (Precise Post)- An 11-year-old son has been strangled to death by the mother, Alexandra Dougokenski because she was fed up with him playing on his cell phone late into the night. According to Dailymail, Police in Brazil said they charged Alexandra Dougokenski with Rafael’s murder on Thursday, July 2 after she confessed to the shocking crime. It comes just weeks after Rafael recorded a poem …

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Senate Receives Buhari’s Request to Confirm 11 Judges for FCT High Court, Others

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – Senate on Tuesday received a formal request for the confirmation of 11 nominees as Judges of the Federal High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).  The request was contained in a letter read on the floor during plenary by the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan.  The letter reads: “In accordance to Section 256(2) of the 1999 Constitution of …

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Ohanaeze Ndigbo Splinter Group’s President General Alleges Threat to His Life

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo General Assembly, a splinter group of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Basil Onyeachonam Onuorah, has raised the alarm over threats to his life. This came at a time when the group and the Ohanaeze national leadership under Chief Nnia Nwodo had engaged each other in a media warfare over the registration and the subsequent de-registration of …

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Poor Nigerians Should Be Optimistic Of Change And Learn From My Story- Hushpuppi

Abuja (Precise Post)- Suspected Nigerian internet fraudster, Ramon Abbas, popularly known as Hushpuppi, has asked poor Nigerians to be optimistic of change and take solace from his story. He said his story should give hope to people who are suffering because of widespread hunger and poverty in Nigeria. Hushpuppi made the latest statement in a video which surfaced on social media, after he was arrested recently in …

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We Made It Possible For Rotimi Akeredolu To Become Governor, He Did Not Win The Election In 2016 – Ex-SSG Reveals

Abuja(Precise Post) -The former Secretary to the Ondo State Government, Mr. Sunday Abegunde, on Monday said the Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, didn’t win the election in 2016 but that some of them made it possible for him to become governor. He also said he had to resign from the Akeredolu-led government following the ill-treatment meted out to him by the governor for the three and a …

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