NAF Moves to Immortalise Arotile, Partners Nollywood

By Our Correspondent Abuja (Precise Post) – Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says in honour of the late first female combat pilot in Nigeria, Tolulope Arotile, it has concluded plans, in partnership with the Nigerian film industry, to immortalise the fallen hero. The Force also presented to members of the public an animated storybook to encourage young people to take up careers in military aviation, with …

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SARS Ban: Osinbajo Hails IGP Adamu’s Order Over Routine Operations

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has commended the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu for his order banning the routine patrol of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) and other Tactical Squads of the Nigeria Police Force. Speaking to State House reporters at his residence in Abuja on Sunday, Professor Osinbajo described the routine attacks on young people as …

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Cabotage Registration: NIMASA Issues 3-Month Ultimatum To Companies In Nigeria

By Chiazo OgboluLagos (Precise Post) – The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), has issued a three-month ultimatum to companies engaged in Cabotage services in Nigeria, to register all vessels used in coastal and inland waters for such operations. Mr Philip Kyanet, Head, Corporate Communications, NIMASA, issued the ultimatum in a statement on Sunday in Lagos. Kyanet said that in addition to the registration …

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BBNaija2020:Erica Finally Opens Up, Says “I Have Made More Than The N85m Grand Prize”

Lagos (Precise Post) – Erica Nlewedim, the disqualified Big Brother Naija season 5 housemate, has revealed that she has made more money than the 85 million Naira given to the winner of the show. It will be recalled that Erica was disqualified from the show after she got three strikes from Biggie for violating the house rules. However, during an interview on Sunday with Chudeity …

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IGP Bans FSARS Operatives From ‘Routine’ Patrols, ‘Stop And Search’ Duties

Abuja (Precise Post) – According to the PUNCH, Mohammed Adamu, the Inspector-General of Police, has banned the personnel of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad from routine patrols. He also banned and other Tactical Squads of the Force including the Special Tactical Squad, Intelligence Response Team, Anti-Cultism Squad and other Tactical Squads operating at the Federal, Zonal, and Command levels, from carrying out routine patrols. They …

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IGP Adamu Bars FSARS, STS, IRT, Others From Stop and Search Operations

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, Sunday bars the personnel of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS), Special Tactical Squad (STS), Intelligence Response Team (IRT), Anti-Cultism Squad and other Tactical Squads operating at the Federal, Zonal and Command levels, from carrying out routine patrols and other conventional low-risk duties – stop and search duties, checkpoints, mounting of roadblocks, traffic …

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Nigeria at 60: Professor Gambari Participates In Virtual New York Carnival

Harrison Arubu Abuja (Precise Post) – Prof Ibrahim Gambari, Chief of Staff to the President, was among participants in this year’s New York City Nigeria Independence Day Parade and Carnival, which ended on Saturday evening. The three-day event held virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic, featured music performances, cultural exhibitions, quiz, goodwill messages from personalities, among others. Founded in 1991, the annual fiesta is organised …

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Tourism: Agege LG Considers Building Local Museum For Economy Boost

By Kazeem Akande Lagos (Precise Post) – The Agege Local Government in Lagos State, has embarked on the construction of a Local Museum to encourage social and economic of the area. Alhaji Ganiyu Egunjobi, the Chairman of the Council, made this known in a statement signed by Mr Rotimi Sulyman, his Senior Special Adviser on Media and Strategy, on Sunday in Lagos. According to Egunjobi, …

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[email protected]: We Have Not Done Well – Balarabe Musa

By Bolaji Buhari Lagos (Precise Post) – Former governor of old Kaduna State,Alhaji Balarabe Musa, has said that Nigeria has not done well in actualising most of the dreams of its founding fathers at 60. Musa told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on telephone on Sunday that the country could be better than its current state if the leaders had done more. According to …

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Tragedy! Driver Crushes Policeman To Death In Ekiti

Ekiti (Precise Post) – The Police Command in Ekiti State has begin an investigation into the death of a policeman attached to Aramoko Division after he was crushed by a vehicle on his way to work. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Mr Sunday Abutu, said this while speaking with newsmen in Ado-Ekiti on Sunday. Abutu said the investigation was “to ascertain the actual cause …

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EFCC: Sports Minister Condemns Branding of Nigerian Youths as “Yahoo Boys

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Minister of Youths and Sports, Sunday Dare has condemned the stigmatisation of Nigerian youths as criminals and branding them ‘yahoo boys’ before they get the chance to defend themselves. Dare said that by doing this we are destroying both our country and its reputation as well as chances of the the youth to succeed. The Minister made the …

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See Kwara Governor Cutting Grass Ahead of Schools’ Resumption

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Governor of Kwara state, Abdulrahman Abdulrazak has joined other members of Oloje community in cutting the grasses at the premises of Mount Camel Junior Secondary School ahead of Schools’ resumption on Monday. According to the governor who took to his twitter handle account @realAARahman to disclose this, the message is to emphasise self-helps and community contributions to public …

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Varsity Don Takes Own Life in Edo

By our Correspondent Benin City (Precise Post) – Friday Orobator, a lecturer at the Department of Adult Education, Tayo Akpata University in Ekiadolor, Edo State, has allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself. Orobator’s lifeless body was discovered behind his apartment in Obakhazbaye area of Benin City, the state capital at about 1.30 p.m. on Friday, October 2. The father of four, said to be in …

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Cavani Set to Move to Manchester United

Paris, (Precise Post) – Paris St-Germain (PSG) striker Edinson Cavani could offer Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer an experienced option in attack as they look to challenge on domestic and European fronts this season. This is as Manchester United have agreed a two-year deal with Cavani. According to French daily L’Equipe on Saturday, Uruguay international Cavani is a free agent having left Ligue 1 champions …

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Nigerians Reiterate Call For #EndSARS

By Our Correspondent Abuja (Precise Post) – Nigerians on Saturday expressed anger over the activities of men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigerian police, calling for the unit to be proscribed. The #EndSars hashtag was the number one trend on social media app, Twitter for several hours, bringing back to the fore calls for the proper handling of rogue, high-handed police officials. Saturday’s …

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Unveiled! Meet the Woman Who Handled Bbnaija Winner, Laycon Social Media Account While He Was In The House

Lagos (Precise Post) – Scarlet Gomez, actress and singer’s fans were surprised to learn that she was the one who handled the social media account of the Big Brother Naija 2020 winner, Laycon, while he was in the house. Contrary to what many also think, Gomez insisted to Sunday Scoop that none of the many celebrities who supported Laycon were paid. She said, “I had …

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