59th Birthday: PDP Greets Dan Orbih, Describes Him as a Great Achiever

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Peoples Democratic Party has hailed it’s National Vice Chairman, South South, Chief Dan Orbih as he celebrates his 59th birthday. The party described him as a great achiever and one of the most effective administrators. According to the statement disclosed via it’s official twitter handle , the PDP wished the party stalwart more years of service to …

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Discos Commence Implementation Of Revised Electricity Tariff

Power distribution companies have commenced the implementation of the revised electricity tariff that was jointly agreed upon by organised labour and the Federal Government. In a report in Sunday, the Nigeria Labour Congress stated that the Federal Government would not revert to the September 1, 2020 service reflective tariff that led to widespread outcry across the country. Deputy President, NLC, who doubles as General Secretary, …

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Wike: I didn’t order soldiers to kill Oyigbo people

Wike declared a 24-hour curfew in Oyigbo on October 21 following the outbreak of violence spilling from the EndSARS protest which led to the killing of some members of the army and the police. The governor, who blamed the unrest on members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), last Wednesday, signed an executive order to enforce the ban on the group and its …

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Uphold Principles of Democracy and Human Rights – Dingyadi Urges SWAT Officers

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Dingyadi has urged the officers of the new police unit called Special Weapons and Tactics Unit (SWAT) to uphold the principles of democracy and human rights as they get set to carry out their new task. Precise Post recalls that the Personnel of SWAT on Monday began its training with over 400 personnel …

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APC Chieftain, Lawyers Kick, as Buhari’s Minister Detains Journalist for 3 Weeks

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – A 72-year old Nigerian Journalist, Pa. Oga Tom Uhia, has been kept under secret detention by the Nigeria Police for three weeks. Pa. Uhia’s arrest and detention, it was gathered, was ordered by the Nigeria’s Minister of State for Power, Chief Goddy Jeddy Agba, over a publication in the July 2020 edition of Power Steering Magazine, owned by …

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Buhari is the Most Youth Friendly President – Minister of Power

By Callistus Agwaza, Jalingo Jalingo (Precise Post) – Nigerian Minister of power Alhaji Sale Mamman has said that no government in the history of the country has accomplished what the current administration of President Muhammadu Buhari is accomplishing through its numerous intervention programs for the youth. Mamman made the declaration while meeting with youth groups and other key stakeholders in Jalingo on Sunday at a …

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BREAKING: EFCC grills Fowler over fraud allegations against Alpha Beta

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is presently interrogating a former Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service, Babatunde Fowler, over the N100 billion tax evasion allegations levelled against a tax firm, Alpha Beta Consulting. Fowler, who was also a former Chief Executive Officer, Lagos State Internal Revenue Service, responded to an invitation from the EFCC on Monday. A former Managing Director and Chief Executive …

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The Terrorists Of IPOB

By Femi Fani-Kayode I watched my brother Mazi Nnamdi Kanu’s interview with my brother Chief Dele Momodu on Thursday evening and I was inspired and encouraged. Nnamdi spoke with such eloquence, passion, courage and strength. He is brilliant and irrepressible. He cannot be underestimated or ignored. Every African should listen to that interview. He cleared a lot of misconceptions about himself and made his position …

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Lagos APC Fires Back As PDP Demands Sanwo-Olu’s Resignation

The All Progressive Congress, Lagos Chapter has reacted after the Peoples Democratic Party called for the resignation of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu over the killings and violence in the state. The Lagos PDP in a statement by its Publicity Secretary, Taofik Gani, had alleged that the governor was overwhelmed by the current challenges facing the state, asking him to resign. “This counseling is in good faith …

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FG to spend N269.38bn on 6 million free meters

The Federal Government is to spend between N269.38bn and N497.13bn on the provision of six million free meters to various unmetered power users across the country. Also, findings from separate quarterly reports of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission on the power sector showed that the number of unmetered customers in Nigeria has reduced by 210,359. It was also gathered that about 245,916 unmetered power consumers …

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Eight Supreme Court judges’ swearing-in suffers delay after Senate confirmation

The appointment of more justices to the Supreme Court, which was held back by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd), for over a year, has continued to suffer delay two weeks after the Senate confirmed eight justices of the Court of Appeal for appointment to the apex court’s bench. Recall that before the Senate confirmation on October 13, 2020, four of the eight nominees …

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Seven-month strike lingers as ASUU, govt fight over payment platform

The Federal Government on Sunday criticised the Academic Staff Union Universities, saying issues concerning seven-month strike by the union were confusing. The Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, who stated this in an interview with one of correspondents in Abuja, accused the union of muddling things up over the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System. But in its response, the union said government wanted …

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“I Am Friends With Most People’s Idols” – BBNaija Housemate, Kiddwaya Brags

BBNaija Lockdown housemate, Kiddwaya has boasted that he is friend’s with people others consider their idols but will choose to remain humble. According to the billionaire son, he’s friends with most people’s idols but he’s opted to keep everything on a low. It isn’t quite clear who Kiddwaya was sending a message or what could have prompted his post, but he is known to post …

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The Timing Is Suspicious – NBA President Speaks On FG Move To Regulate Social Media

Olumide Akpata, The President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), has stated that the timing for the regulation of social media by the federal government is highly suspicious. Akpata who admitted that there are people who are “irresponsible” in their usage of social media, however ,stated that the timing is wrong in an interview on Channels Television’s “Sunday Politics”. He Said; “I struggle with the …

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President Buhari Calls For An End To Street Protest While Revealing That Over 1M Youths Have Applied For Investment Fund

President Buhari has revealed that over 1million youths have registered for the Youth Investment Fund programme which opened on October 12, 2020, while calling on them to quit any form of protest and participate in meaningful discussions with the government. Speaking at the maiden maiden National Youth Day celebration observed on November 1 and coinciding with the African Youth Day celebration, President Buhari urged youths …

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