2020 Edo Guber: Wike Berates Oshiomhole for Plotting to Pull State Backward

…Thrashes Oshiomhole, Ize-Iyamu On Integrity…Assures That Edo People Are Behind Obaseki By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party National Campaign Council on Edo governorship election, Governor Nyesom Wike, has berated Comrade Adams Oshiomhole for plotting to pull the state backward and destroy the life of the people by campaigning for the same individual he had exposed to be unfit …

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Hate Speech: FG Increases Fine From N500,000 To N5m

Abuja (Precise Post) – The Federal Government has increased the fine for hate speech from N500,000 to 5 million naira. The government also mandated broadcast stations to devote airtime for public education on emergencies such as the Covid-19 pandemic. The Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, made this known in Lagos on Tuesday while unveiling the Reviewed Broadcasting Code. This was contained in a statement by …

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COVID-19: Bristow Sacks 100 Pilots, Others

Joseph Olaoluwa Abuja (Precise Post) -The management of Bristow Helicopter has sacked over 100 pilots and engineers – both National and Expatriates due to the impact of COVID-19 in the sector. This is coming on the second day of the industrial strike action embarked upon by its workers under the aegis of the National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers who were demanding equitable salary …

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WASSCE: WAEC Releases 2020 Timetable

Kayode Oyero Abuja (Precise Post) – The West African Examinations Council has released the timetable for the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination. The Federal Government had announced the resumption of graduating pupils beginning August 4, noting that WASSCE would begin effective August 17, 2020 through September 12, 2020. WAEC Nigeria in a statement on Tuesday signed by its Head of Public Affairs, Demianus …

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Pay Scholarship Beneficiaries Studying Abroad – Buhari Orders Akpabio

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – Barely 24 hours after the abandoned students protested at the Nigeria High Commission office in London, President, Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Niger Delta Development Commission to pay its scholarship beneficiaries studying abroad. This directive was contained in a statement titled ‘NDDC invites President Buhari to Commission Signature Project’ and signed by the NDDC Director, Corporate Affairs, Charles …

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Money Laundering: Adoke Pleads Guilty

Abuja (Precise Post) – Former Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Adoke has pleaded guilty to the money laundering charges brought against him. Recall that Mr Adoke’s trial was expected to begin on Monday (yesterday) but it was stalled due to the amended charges.The initial charge contained seven counts, with six of them relating to Mr. Adoke.At the resumed trial, the …

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Sad! Air Peace sacks 70 pilots, cuts salaries by 40%

 Abuja (Precise Post) – The sacking of the pilots is a “painful but rightful decision” according to Stanley Olise, the spokesperson of the airline. Part of the statement read, “The airline cannot afford to toe the path of being unable to continue to fulfil its financial obligations to its staff, external vendors, aviation agencies, maintenance organisations, insurance companies, banks and other creditors, hence the decision …

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Alarming! NDDC Scam: How Top Management Shared N5bn Under Guise of Medical Check

…Absolves First Interim Management Committee Led by Joy Nunieh of any Wrongdoing By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The misapplication and misappropriation of funds in the Niger Delta Development Commission has been unraveled as the top management of the Commission shared N5billion under the guise of medical checkups at a time when Nigeria was under lockdown to check COVID-19 spread. A Senate report which …

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I’ll Unlock Division on Trade Between China and United States – Okonjo-Iweala

…Says Fixing Dispute Settlement System a Priority By Chris Udochukwu Geneva (Precise Post) –   Nigeria’s candidate for the top job of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has assured she will unlock the seeming division on the trade side between China and the United States if elected the as WTO Boss. This is also as she has promised fixing the Geneva-based body’s dispute settlement …

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Nigeria’s COVID-19 Curve Flattens as NCDC Records 288 New Cases

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Nigeria’s COVID-19 curve has shown a flattening trend as Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) recorded 288 new cases on Monday. According to the report released by the health agency, Lagos state, the epicentre of the novel virus, came first with 88 new infections followed by Kwara and Osun with 33 and 27 new cases respectively. The …

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