Oyo Governor, Makinde Inaugurates Judicial Panel of Inquiry into Police Brutality –

By Chris Udochukwu Ibadan (Precise Post) – Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde on Tuesday inaugurated the Judicial Panel of Inquiry into Police brutality, violation of rights of citizens and unlawful killings. According to the statement, the 12- member committee is chaired by Justice Bolajoko Adeniji (retired) and other numbers drawn from the legal community, the National Human Rights Commission, the Department of Public Prosecution (DPP), …

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Lawyer Drags CBN to Court, Demands Removal of Arabic Inscription in Currency

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – A Nigerian lawyer has dragged the Central Bank of Nigeria to court in Lagos demanding the removal of Arabic Inscriptions in the local currency. Malcolm Omirhobo also wants the Nigerian army to remove the inscription from its military logo saying it portrays Nigeria as an Islamic state, contrary to the country’s constitutional status of a secular state. The …

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My Passion to Grow Handball in Nigeria Internationally – Sam Ocheho

By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – President of Handball Federation of Nigeria, Sam Ocheho has derived enough positives at the ongoing Prudent Energy Handball League taking place at MKO stadium in Abuja. In his chat with Precisepost.ng the president stated that organizing the league immediately after lifting the ban on contact sports was a positive one as players have being playing and the …

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Buhari meets APC caretaker committee, okays members’ registration

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Tuesday met with members of the All Progressives Congress Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, led by the Governor of Yobe State, Mr. Mai Mala Buni. At the meeting held behind closed doors at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, the President approved the planned nationwide registration of party members. Buni told State House correspondents at the end of the meeting …

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FG shouldn’t open borders for only Dangote, says Peterside

The founder of Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc, Mr Atedo Peterside, has complained that only Dangote Industries Limited is allowed to move goods across the border amid the closure of the country’s land borders. Nigeria’s land borders have been closed to its West African neighbours for more than a year as part of efforts to check the smuggling of contraband into the country. Peterside said on …

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Governor Sanwo-Olu to Abolish Pension for Ex-Govs, Deputies

A controversial pension law for former governors of Lagos state and deputies is at the brink of being abolished. This was made public by Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday. He announced his intention to repeal the Public Office Holder (Payment of Pension Law 2007), which provides for payment of pension and other entitlements to former Governors and their Deputies. He made this …

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About 50% Of Our Police Officers Are Securing Elites — Ex IGP Laments

Solomon Arase, a former Inspector-General of Police, IGP, has revealed that over 200,000 police officers are attached to political elites. He lamented that the police were not policing the security space in Nigeria.The former police boss who spoke at a recent event, faulted the practice which he described as policing the elites against policing security spaces. “We have about 400,000 police personnel in Nigeria, and …

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EFCC re-arraigns ex-NIMASA DG over alleged N156.4 million money laundering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has re-arraigned a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, (NIMASA), Mr. Haruna Jauro, over alleged money laundering valued at N156 million at the Federal High Court in Lagos. This was disclosed by the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday evening. Mr. Jauro was arraigned in court alongside Thlumbau Enterprises Ltd and Dauda Bawa on …

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Davido , Tiwa Savage , Tuface,Psquare,Yul Edochie,Kanu Nwankwo etc Charged To Court For Supporting #ENDSARS Protest ( See Full List )

As a prelude to what has been termed the mother of all cases , several celebrities have been charged to an Abuja High Court for their participation in the Endars protest. It would be recalled that the Spokesman to President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu said when he appeared on a national TV programme that some of celebrities that coordinated or participated in the protest would …

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Donald Trump’s Ex-wife, Ivana Brands Him A ‘Bad Loser’ As He Refuses To Concede Defeat

Ivana, the first wife of Donald Trump has branded him a “bad loser” following his bitter US election defeat. The 71-year-old, who is the mother of Trump’s three eldest children, suggested he should go down to Palm Beach, where he owns a luxury estate, to accept his political career is over. Ivana said: “He’s not a good loser. He doesn’t like to lose, so he’s …

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Senate Committed to Timely Funding of NAF – Na ‘ Allah

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – Chairman Senate Committee on Airforce, Senator Ibin Na’ Allah has stressed that the timely funding of the Nigerian Air Force will help ensure that lives and properties are protected in the ongoing fight against insurgency and banditory. Speaking at the Budget Defence of the Nigerian Airforce which was attended by the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Sadique …

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FG Cancels PTA Meetings, Visiting Day In All 104 Unity Schools After Coronavirus Outbreak At Queens College

As part of measures to control a second wave of the outbreak of Coronavirus in the country, the Federal Ministry of Education has announced cancellation of visiting day in all of the 104 unity colleges. Besides, the notice also put on hold the hosting of Parent Teachers Association (PTA) meeting and assembly of parents for now until otherwise directed. Recall that the Federal Government announced …

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“I Became an Alcoholic And Drug Addict Because of Depression” – Rapper, Olamide Confesses

Nigerian rapper, Olamide has shared his experience with alcohol and hard drugs. The award winning Nigerian rapper said that mental health challenges and struggle with depression pushed him to drugs. The artiste who recently released an album, titled ‘Carpe diem’, revealed on a track that he was depressed at some point in his life. Olamide featured Bella Shumurda on the song “Triumphant” where he talked …

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“Education is Not a Priority to FG” – ASUU Reveals Why Strike Lingers

The federal government has been accused of not making education a priority that is why it has refused to address issues raised by striking workers. The National Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Professor Biodun Ogunyemi made this known on Monday during a Channels Television interview. He explained that the federal government was always focusing on the salary aspect of their demands, …

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#EndSARS Protest: How Police Deceived Me To Arrest Eromosele Adene – Sister

A sister to an #EndSARS protester, Onomene Adene, has explained how she was deceived by the police to arrest her brother, Eromosele Peter Adene. Onomene, who appeared on Sunrise Daily on Tuesday, lamented that she was used as bait by a group of security operatives to get to her brother on Saturday last week. “On Saturday (November 7), I got a call some minutes past …

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