Senate President Commends Buhari Over SARS’ Disbandment; Acceding to Demand of Nigerians

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the demonstration of good leadership, exemplified in the listening to the voice of the Nigerian people over their dissatisfaction with the operations of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad(SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force. Lawan said with the courageous decision to dissolve the police unit, the President and …

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Ondo Election: How Akeredolu Defeated Jegede, Agboola; Won 15 Out of 18 LGAs

By Ogechi Okorie Akure (Precise Post) – Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has been declared winner after polling the highest number of votes in Saturday’s Governorship election. The result was announced by the election’s Chief Returning Officer, Prof. Abel Olayinka who is also the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, UI. The governor who will be spending another four year …

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EndSARS Protest: Emir of Muri, Others Call for Reformation of Unit Instead

By Callistus Agwaza, Jalingo Jalingo (Precise Post) – Following protests in parts of the country for the scraping of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS), the Emir of Muri Emirate in Taraba state HRH Chief Abbas Tafida on Sunday called on the Federal government to look inwards and bring in reforms that would sanitize and strengthen the unit rather than scraping it as agitated by …

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Reps Benjamin Kalu Debunks Alleged Theft of US Dollars in Breached Lawmaker’s Office

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Spokesperson of the House of Representatives and member representing Bende Federal Constituency, Reps Benjamin Kalu has debunked news making the rounds that a thief broke into the office of a lawmaker and stole monies including US dollars and office equipment. Precise be Post recalls that some media outfits had reported that one Kabir Muhammed Lawal who claimed to …

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FG Disbands SARS With Immediate Effect

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Federal Government on Sunday yeilded to pressure from Nigerian and disbanded the special anti-robbery squad (SARS). Adamu Mohammed, the inspector-general of police, announced the immediate disbandment of the special anti-robbery squad (SARS) following nationwide protests over its brutality. He made the announcement at a press conference on Sunday afternoon in Abuja. In a statement after the media briefing, …

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#EndSARS: Over 11,000 Sign Petition to Ban Top Public Officers, IGP, Others From US

Abuja (Precise Post) – The online and offline protests against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police Force continue to gather force one week after the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, banned SARS operatives from engaging in routine patrols, stop-and-search, mounting of roadblocks and traffic checks. President, Muhammadu Buhari, had in a statement appealed to the protesters to give the police time to reform …

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Busted! How Truck Killed 5 Persons, Injures 30 Others in Adamawa

By Ogechi Okorie Yola (Precise Post) – An eyewitness account has narrated how five persons were killed when a truck lost control in Adamawa State on Saturday. The tragedy reportedly occurred along Mayo-Belwa-Jada Road in the Southern axis of the state, according to eyewitnesses.  One eyewitness, Mallam Jingi, said, “I saw how it happened, it was due to reckless and speeding on the part of …

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Nasarawa First Lady, Silifat Condoles Former Borno First Lady Over Father’s Death

By Chris Nwabuko Lafia (Precise Post) – Nasarawa State First Lady,Hajiya Silifat Abdullahi Sule has condoled the wife of the former Governor of Borno State, Nana Kashim Shettima over the death of her father, Usman Alkali. Hajiya Silifat who was in the entourage of the Nigeria’s First Lady, Aisha Buhari to Maiduguri described death as an inevitable end for all mortals hence the need for …

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Revenue Sharing Formula: Engineer Sule Canvases for Review Between FG, States

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Engineer Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has called for a review of the revenue sharing formula between the Federal Governments and states, stressing that there is absolutely no way the FG alone, will be taking far more than all the states in the federation. Engineer Sule made the call while hosting a delegation from the Revenue Mobilisation and …

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Analysis!N13.08trn Budget: Buhari, Osinbajo to Spend M3.2bn on travels; Operation Lafia Dole N100bn

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – President Muhammadu Buhari is to spend N2.426 billion on local and international travels in 2021, according to the details of the 2021 federal government budget which he presented to the National Assembly on Thursday. This is out of the N4. 135 billion budgeted for State House Operations under the Office of the President. While the sum of N1. …

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2023: Okorocha Makes Case for Igbo President

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – Senator Rochas Okorocha, says since other zones of Nigeria have produced presidents, the South-East zone too should be allowed to produce a president in 2023. He, however, said irrespective of the ethnicity of the country’s next president, what was more important was to have someone who could solve the problem of poverty and other societal ills. Okorocha said …

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How Gunmen Abducted 15 Persons in Kuje, Abuja

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) -More than 15 people have been abducted by unknown gunmen who went on rampage in Kuje Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja on Saturday as they were coming from Kabi Mangoro community in the area council. The incident was said to have happened at 6:00pm while people were returning home after going to congratulate the new Education …

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#BBNaija’s Dorathy Makes Revelations About Display of Her Bust

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – The BBNaija Lockdown first runner up, Dorathy Bachor, has made revelations about display of her bust saying “blame designers and an increase in weight for the display of her bust during Saturday and Sunday nights in the house. Dorathy had blamed designers and free food for the display of her bust while in the house. She said, “If …

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Unbelievable! Daughters of Buhari, Osinbajo Join #EndSARS Campaign

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The #EndSARS campaign is gainimg more momentum as the daughters of the President and the Vice-President on Saturday took to social media to join the #EndPoliceBrutality protest which seeks to stop police harassment, brutality and extrajudicial killings. Zahra Buhari-Indimi, who is the daughter of the President, posted a photo of clenched fists on her Instagram status with the …

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