Prosecution: Freedom of Expression Has Boundary – Elrufai

Kaduna (Precise Post) – Governor Nasir El’rufai of Kaduna state has defended the prosecution of Chidi Odinkalu, a former chairman of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and Audu Maikori, president of Chocolate City Entertainment after their cases were mentioned in a petition filed by a group of lawyers before the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA).  The lawyers had accused Governor El-Rufai of violating the right to freedom of …

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Obaseki Chides APC for Mocking His Childlessness, says You’re Not God

Benin City (Precise Post) – Edo State First Lady, Mrs. Betsy Obaseki has for the first time openly spoken on the absence of children in her home and chided those who have used the issue to make politics. She described such people as lacking understanding of the times and seasons that are in the hands of God. Mrs. Obaseki spoke on the issue at the …

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Presidency to Oyedepo: As Long as You Operate within Nigeria, You Must Abide by Nigerian Laws

Abuja (Precise Post) – Lauretta Onochie, a media aide of President Muhammadu Buhari has again called out the Presiding Bishop of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, David Oyedepo over the Company and Allied Matters Acts (CAMA). Onochie on Monday via her official Twitter handle dropped a bombshell allegation against Bishop Oyedepo’s church and Nicholas Mutu, House Committee Chair on Oil and Gas. The Buhari’s aide, …

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Gbajabiamila Replies Civil Society On Why Reps are Going on Recess

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has reacted to the probing question by Civil Society organisation as to why House of Representatives members are going on recess. Gbajabiamila who responded in series of tweets via his official Twitter handle adopted reference-approach to answer when he tweeted thus: “For the Civil Society talking about why the House …

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Buhari Inaugurates Executive, Legislative Party Consultative Council

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday inaugurated the executive, legislative Party Consultative Council in the State House, Abuja. President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan who took to his twitter handle @DrAhmedLawan to disclose this tweeted thus: “Earlier today, I joined His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House for the inauguration of the Executive, Legislative Party Consultative Council. …

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Romance Scam: Unilorin Undergraduate To Clear Drainage For 3 Months

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – A four hundred undergraduate of the University of Ilorin, Akinsanya Olamide Ridwan, has been convicted and sentenced to three months Community Service for committing romance scam. He was convicted by Justice Sikiru Oyinloye of the Kwara State High Court, sitting in Ilorin. The Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) disclosed this via it’s twitter handle @officialEFCC. The service …

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Relocation of Oil Firms’ Hqtrs: PANDEF Backs Wike, Rejects Sylva’s Stance

By Chris Udochukwu Rivers (Precise Post) – PAN-Nigerr Delta Forum, PANDEF, has dismissed as baseless the stance of Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva to the effect that the multinationals would come when security improves in the region and has thrown it’s weight behind Governor Nyesom Wike that international oil companies, (IOCs) operating in Niger Delta should stop using insecurity to justify …

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Major Internet Outage: Dozens of Websites and Apps Were Down 

New York(Precise Post) – CenturyLink, an internet service provider that is supposed to keep websites up and running, was down itself for much of Sunday morning. That meant Cloudflare, Hulu, the PlayStation Network, Xbox Live, Feedly, Discord, and dozens of other services reported connectivity problems Sunday morning. When Cloudflare went down, it took dozens of website sand online services along with it. The company said …

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Prostitution: ‘We Deported 700 Nigerians, Not 825’ – Ghanaian Minister Clarifies

Abuja (Precise Post) – Kojo Nkrumah, the Ghanaian Minister of Information, has on Sunday has deny the claims by Nigeria that 825 Nigerians were deported from the West African country between January 2018 and February 2019. In a statement issued by the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, the Federal Government had said it would no longer condone the reported harassment of Nigerians in …

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See The Talented Nigerian Artist Who Makes Amazing Sculptures Using Spoons and Forks (Photos)

Abuja (Precise Post) – A Nigerian artist has been praised on social media for making amazing sculptures using spoons and forks.  The 43-year-old artist born in Los Angeles, Abinoro Akporode Collins is said to be a fine artist with a dedicated interest in sculpture and drawing.  What makes him unique and different from other sculptors is the fact that he makes his artworks using spoons …

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Bishop Oyedepo Declares That He Will Lay Bare Hands On Coronavirus Patients, Embrace Them

Ogun (Precise Post) – The founding father of Living Faith Church Worldwide, a.k.a Winners Chapel, Bishop David Oyedepo has declared that he would embrace and breath into COVID-19 patients without any fear of contracting the disease. He said he would lay his bare hands on any coronavirus patient brought to him for prayer. Bishop Oyedepo said he would not wear gloves to attend to COVID-19 …

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Supreme Court Dismisses Wada Suit, Upholds Bello’s Election

Abuja (Precise Post) – Supreme Court Monday dismissed suit filed by Wada Idris challenging the election of Yahaya Bello. The apex court upheld the election of Yahaya Bello as the Governor of Kogi State. In its Judgement delivered on Monday, the Apex Court disagreed with the appeal filed on five grounds by the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Kogi Governorship Election, …

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774,000 Jobs: FG Will Retain 15% of to Governors, NASS, Ministers, Others

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – The Minister of State for Labour and Productivity Festus Keyamo has said the Federal Government will retain the original plan of conceding only 15 per cent of the job slots to Governors, National Assembly members, Ministers and other interest groups. He said he has not received superior instructions from his bosses on his role on the project. He …

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Aso Rock Visit: Arthur Eze Slams Ngige Over Call for Monarchs’ Banishment

‌By Ogechi Okorie Awka (Precise Post) – Billonaire oil magnate, Prince Arthur Eze has slammed Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige over call for the banishment of 12 monarchs that accompanied him to Abuja describing it as inconsequential. Ngige had on Saturday asked the Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, to banish the monarchs for travelling outside the state without government’s authorisation. The minister …

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138 New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed – NCDC

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that 138 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria as follows: Plateau-55 Lagos-15 Ebonyi-11 Oyo-11 Abia-8 Anambra-7 FCT-7 Rivers-7 Kaduna-6 Ondo-5 Kwara-3 Bauchi-1 Benue-1 Edo-1 With the new cases on Sunday, the agency said total confirmed cases now 53,865 while a total of 41,513 patients have been treated and …

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IPOB/DSS Clash: Nzuko Umunna Threatens Court Action Against Ugwuanyi

Abuja (Precise Post) – IGBO socio-cultural think-tank, Nzuko Umunna, has threatened to drag Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu to court, if it fails to set up a judicial panel on the August 23 massacre of 22 unarmed Enugu youths In a notice to Governor Ugwuanyi, made available to newsmen, solicitors to Nzuko Umunna and registered Trustees of Christian Network and Community Development, Edwin Anikwem, noted …

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