Busted! How Security Operatives Stormed Lekki #EndSARS Protest Scene, Opened Fire

By Our Reporter Ikeja (Precise Post) – Pandemonium has broken out in the Lekki Toll Gate Area of Lagos State as armed security personnel stormed the scene of the #EndSARS protests and opened fire at protesters. While details of the incident are still sketchy, there have been reports of various casualties, with many sustaining gunshot wounds. Some videos from eyewitnesses at the scene of the …

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#EndSARS: Reno Omokri to Pay Medical Bills of Protesters Shot by Soldiers

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Pastor Reno Omokri has offered to pay the medical bills of peaceful, unarmed #EndSARS protesters shot by solders. The Special Adviser to former President Goodluck Jonathan stated this Tuesday night via his twitter handle against to the backdrop of alleged rejection by government hospital to admit and treat shot protesters. Precise Post recalls that Channel television reported cases …

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#EndSARS Protest: Use of Maximum Force Will Aggravate, Rather Than Placate -Atiku to Buhari

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 general election and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari not to succumb to the temptation to use further maximum force on #EndSARS protesters. Atiku noted who warned that the use of maximum force will aggravate, rather than placate, stressed that this the time …

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Extra- Judicial Killing: Hon. Gbande Condemns Killing of Gana

…Our Responsibility to Guarantee and Ensure Socio-economic Development of Our People By Simon Akwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The member representing Katsina-Ala/Ukum/Logo federal constituency, Honorable Richard Gbande says the extra-judicial killing of Mr Terwase Agwaza, aka Gana who on the 8th of September, 2020 joined other repentant criminals to renounce criminality in Markurdi by soldiers was unacceptable. Dr. Gbande said this in abuja when he …

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Senate President Seeks India’s Assistance in Combating Poverty in Nigeria

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has asked for support from the government of India towards combating poverty in Nigeria and lifting 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in 10 years. Lawan made the appeal when he played host to the Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Abhau Thakur when he visited him in his office on Monday. …

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Abuja #EndSARS: Fear Grips Residents as Protest Mounts

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – The #Endsars protests that have greeted the nation, may be fast taking a different dimension with attacks reported on Igbo traders by local residents who are against the #Endsars campaign. On Monday three demonstrators were killed in Apo Abuja, when hoodlums seeking to take stop protesters from carrying on their peaceful processions, while over twenty persons were injured. …

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#EndSars Protest: Social Action Carpets Police IG Over Ban on Abuja Protesters

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – A Civil Society Group, Social Action has lamented that the ban on #Endsars campaigners from demonstrating in Abuja for allegedly violating Covid-19 protocols is a demonstration of high handedness on the part of the Inspector General of Police. Muhammad Adamu. In a statement sent to PRECISE POST in Abuja, Social Action said the action of the Inspector General …

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Just In: Sanwo-Olu Declares 24-hour Curfew

By Ogechi Okorie Ikeja (Precise Post) – Governor Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has declared a 24-hour curfew across the state. The announcement was made by the Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu via his official Twitter handle. The governor said the decision to declare the curfew following the violence which has broken out in some parts of the state following activities of criminals hiding under the …

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COVID-19: NCDC Reports 56,697 Discharged Cases Since Index Case

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported that 56,697 cases have been discharged after treatment and recovery from COVID-19 since the index case on 27th February 2020. This report was released by the health agency through its twitter handle late Monday night. According to the report, a total of 61,558 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in Nigeria …

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#EndSARS: Finally Obasanjo Speaks, Tells Buhari What To Do

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has finally spoken out about the #EndSARS protest eleven days after it’s commencement with some adviced to President Muhammadu Buhari on what to do. Obasanjo advised President Muhammadu Buhari to demonstrate his care for the youths by attending to their demands. He spoke when he visited Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ooni of Ife, at his palace …

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Buhari Fires Chairman of Copyright Commission, Tonye Jaja

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – President Muhammadu Buhari has relieved Tonye Clinton Jaja of his appointment as Chairman of Nigerian Copyright Commission. His sack, which was with immediate effect, was conveyed in a letter signed by the Solicitor-General of the Federation and Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Justice, Mr Dayo Apata (SAN). President Buhari The letter reads, “I have been directed to …

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#EndSARS Protests:The Remedy For National Maladies Is More, Not Less, Democracy

By Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu For the past twelve days, our country has witnessed massive protests by youths in different cities, which were ignited by widespread disenchantment with the gross human rights abuses including torture, extortion, harassment, intimidation and even extra-judicial killings of Nigerians by members of the disbanded Special Anti-robbery Squad (SARS). The demands for fundamental police reforms by the protesting youths are in …

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