COVID-19: ‘Strive To Contribute To Global Development’ – Ooni Of Ife urges Africans

By Taiye Olayemi Lagos (Precise Post) – The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has on Thursday urged Africans to reboot and strive to contribute to global developmentconsidering the effect of COVID-19 pandemic globally. Ogunwusi made the call during a webinar session organised by Goge Africa with the theme: “Cross-sectional collaboration for Tourism and Economic Development”. He said that COVID-19 pandemic has changed …

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Karu Mega Bus Terminal: How Engineer Sule is exploiting Abuja corridor to benefit all

By Ali Abarea Since the dawn of the Engineer Abdullahi Sule administration in Nasarawa State, deliberate steps are being taken to diversify the economy of the state, in the determination to wean Nasarawa from over reliance on federal allocation. One of such initiatives was the official flagging-off of the construction work on the 900-vehicle capacity Karu Mega Bus Terminal in December last year, which is …

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Sanchez Goes With Inter Milan On A Three-Year Deal

Sodiq Oyeleke Abuja (Precise Post) – Chile midfielder, Alexis Sanchez has joined Inter Milan from Manchester United on a three-year deal. The Italian club announced this in a statement on Thursday. “Alexis Sanchez has joined the Nerazzurri on a free transfer,” the Serie A side said in a statement. The 31-year-old joined Inter on loan this season. His new contract will see him stay in …

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The State Will Resist Attempt To Illegally Take Over Edo Assembly – Obaseki

By Nefishetu Yakubu Benin (Precise Post) Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo state has on Thursday declare that the state would resist any attempt by anybody to forcefully take over the state House of Assembly. Addressing newsmen at the assembly complex in Benin, Obaseki said he would do everything within his constitutional powers to protect the sovereignty of the house and the state. The governor’s statement …

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Salaries: Ondo Nurses On Protest For Non-Payment

Peter Dada, Akure Abuja (Precise Post) – Nurses working in the University of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital, Ondo State on Thursday staged a protest against the non-payment of their salaries by the state government. The protesters, who shunned their duty posts to protest on the premises of the hospital complex alleged that the government was owed them five to six months salary arrears. Some of …

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Insecurity: UK Warns Citizens Against Travelling to Borno, Yobe, Adamawa, Others

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – The United Kingdom has again warned her citizens in Nigeria against travelling to Borno, Yobe, Adamawa, Gombe States, as well as riverine areas of Delta, Bayelsa, Rivers, Akwa Ibom and Cross River States. It also advised its citizens against travelling within 20km of the border with Niger in Zamfara State. The travel advisory which was updated on Thursday …

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Edo House of Assembly Under Siege by Police as APC, Oshiomhole Move to Seize Control

By Our Reporter Abuja (Sundiata Post) – Dozens of the security officials have laid siege in the Edo State House of Assembly complex this Thursday morning, August 6 apparently take over control forcefully , according a Channels Television report. It was gathered that patrol vehicles were stationed in and around the premises. “The police officers were led to the Assembly by a Deputy Commissioner of …

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Target Kane Over Sancho, Scholes Urges Man-U

England (Precise Post)- Paul Scholes says Manchester United lack a prolific centre forward and should prioritise a move for Tottenham Hotspur striker, Harry Kane, over Borussia Dortmund winger, Jadon Sancho. United have been heavily linked with a move for the 20-year-old Sancho. But media reports say the club have baulked at Dortmund’s valuation of around 100 million pounds ($131 million) England captain Kane signed a …

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BBNaija2020: I’m Not Here To Have Girlfriend– Kiddwaya Tells Nengi

Abuja (Precise Post) – Big Brother Naija housemate, Kiddwaya, has told fellow housemate, Nengi that he is not in the reality show to have a girlfriend. In their one-on-one conversation last night, Nengi said she didn’t want to stand between Kidd and other female housemates. Nengi felt her closeness to Kidd was causing tension in the house saying, “I know I’m the problem and I can …

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COVID-19: See What TB Joshua Says Will Happen Next After Lagos Government Lifts Ban On Religious Gathering (Video)

Abuja (Precise Post) – The Founder of the Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN), Prophet TB Joshua has broken his silence after the Lagos State Government made the decision to lift ban on religious gatherings from this weekend.  Joshua said he would reopen SCOAN services after hearing from God.  The Federal Government placed a ban on religious gatherings last March to limit the spread of …

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Petroleum:Nigerians Spent N2.37tn In 13 Months – NNPC

Okechukwu Nnodim Abuja (Precise Post) – Nigerians spent N2.37tn on petrol imported into the country by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation in 13 months, data released by the corporation have shown. The corporation said on Wednesday that its total revenue generated from the sales of white products for the period May 2019 to May 2020 stood at N2.39tn. It disclosed that petrol contributed about 98.84 …

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COVID-19:Toyota Expects 64% Fall In Annual Net Profit

Tokyo (Precise Post)- Toyota Motor forecasts its net profit for the current financial year will drop 64.1 per cent from the previous year to 730 billion yen ($6.9 billion) due to the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, it said on Thursday. Japan’s largest carmaker maintained its operating profit outlook at 500 billion yen and sales are estimated at 24 trillion yen for the year ending March …

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BBNaija2020: Dorathy Turns Love Expert, Advises Laycon On Erica

Abuja (Precise Post) -No doubt that BBNaija season 5 themed Lockdown edition is getting more interesting as Dorothy suddenly turn a love expert in the House. Having discovered that Laycon seems to have distanced himself from Erica, Dorothy has offered some advice. Laycon had been reluctant to express his feelings for Erica but decided to do so after Bright O advised him to shoot his …

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Anambra CP Summons DPOs, Top Police Officers To Curb Cultism

By Peter Okolie Awka (Precise Post) – The Commissioner of Police in Anambra, Mr John Abang, has summoned all the Divisional Police Officers (DPOs) and Tactical Commanders to an emergency meeting, following increase in cultism in the state. Abang gave the directive in a statement by SP Haruna Mohammed, the command’s spokesman and made available to newsmen in Awka on Wednesday. Following recent upsurge in …

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See Photos From The Burial Ceremony Of Late Afenifere Leader, Pa Ayo Fasanmi in Ekiti

Ekiti (Precise Post) – Finally, the leader of the Afenifere cultural group, who was also a Second Republic Senator, Pa Ayo Fasanmi has been buried in Ekiti State at Saint John’s Anglican Church, Iye Ekiti on Tuesday.  The Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi paid a touching tribute to the deceased during the burial service, saying that the death of the statesman has robbed him …

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COVID-19: Pilots, Engineers Threaten Strike Over Mass Sack

Abuja(Precise Post) – The National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers has issued a two-week ultimatum to airlines, who have sacked or plan to sack their pilots and engineers under the guise of COVID-19, to reverse the decision. It’s President, Mr Abednego Galadinma, at a news conference on Wednesday in Lagos, said pilots and aircraft maintenance engineers had resolved to withdraw their services to all …

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