Avoid Pitfalls Of Magu, Restore Professionalism in EFCC – PDP to Bawa

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Peoples Democratic Party has urged the new Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulraheed Bawa, to avoid the pitfalls of his immediate predecessor, Ibrahim Magu but to re-engineer and restore professionalism in the anti-graft agency The PDP in a statement released via it’s official twitter handle on Sunday, charged the EFCC boss to resist all …

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Anambra Governorship Election: PDP Postpones Purchase of Forms

…Extends Tenure of South-West, North-Central and North-West Zonal Caretaker Committees By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – The Peiples Democratic Party has postponed the commencement of sale of forms for Anambra governorship primary election from the earlier scheduled date of Monday, March 1, 2021 to a new date of Wednesday, March 10,  2021. The party disclosed this on Sunday in a series of tweets via …

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How 4 Bandits Were Freed For Release of Abducted Students, Teachers

Minna (Precise Post) –It has been gathered that Staff, students and others abducted by gunmen from Government Science College Kagara in Niger State were freed Saturday morning after officials agreed to release four members of the bandits’ gang, sources familiar with the process told Daily Trust on Sunday. Recall that the armed gang had attacked the school located in Rafi Local Government on February 17 …

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Shut Down Activities When Next Student Abduction Takes Place – Soyinka

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka on Saturday reacted to the frequent abductions without required attention, staying States should consider shutting down their activities when the next student abduction takes place. Soyinka, who was speaking during the launch of his latest novel “Chronicles of the Happiest People on Earth” in Abeokuta, was addressing the recent spate of student abductions across …

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Apapa Gridlock: How Commencement of Electronic Call-up Restored Sanity

By Ogechi Okorie Ikeja (Precise Post) – Following the take off of the electronic call-up system (ETO) introduced by the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), sanity yesterday returned to Apapa, a once thriving port city brought to its knees by protracted traffic gridlock. Apapa had in the past several years defied effort to solve its traffic problem. The efforts, including a presidential task team, were blighted …

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APC National Chairmanship: Again, Gov Sule Makes Case For CPC, Nasarawa

By Chris Udochukwu Lafia (Precise Post) – Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, has again appealed to the hierarchy of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), to consider the CPC and Nasarawa State, in the choice of the party’s next national chairman. Engineer Sule made the appeal during a grand reception in honour of decampees from the PDP, APGA, ZLP and prominent sons and daughters …

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Rescued Kagara Students: No Ransom Paid, We Incur A Lot Of Logistics To Settle Security Agencies – Niger Govt

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello has said that his government did not pay ransom for the release of students abducted from Government Science College, Kagara. Stressing that his government incurred a lot of logistics because we had to involve so many groups — even the logistics — to bring them, and to settle the stakeholders — I’m referring …

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PDP Condemns Arrest of Salihu Yakasai For Demanding Presidential Commitment To End Acts of Terrorism

….Demands Salihu Yakasai’s Unconditional Release By Simple Okechukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The People Democratic Party has condemned the arrest of Salihu Yakasai, for joining other patriotic Nigerians in demanding a Presidential commitment of a decisive action to rescue the abducted Zamfara schoolgirls as well as to end all acts of terrorism in our country. The party which reminded agents of the APC-led  administration that …

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‘Deal With Bandits Or Resign’ Comment: DSS Denies Arrest Of Ganduje’s Aide

By Ogechi Okorie Kano (Precise Post) – The Department of State Security (DSS) has denied arresting or even inviting the Media Aide to Governor Ganduje, Salihu Tanko Yakasai over his call that President Muhammadu Buhari-led government of All Progressives Congress should deal with issue of bandits or resign. Recall that Salihu Tanko-Yakasai, had last Friday through his Twitter page #Peacock, while reacting to the abduction …

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Oby Renews Call For Independent Medical Evaluation of Buhari ‘s Physical, Mental Capacity To Govern

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – Former Minister of Education (a.k.a Madam Due Process), Obiageli Ezekwesili has renewed call for an Independent Medical Evaluation of President Muhammadu Buhari ‘s Physical and Mental Capacity to govern. Ezekwesili renewed the call in reaction to the frequent abductions of school children lately when she took to her twitter handle. In her tweet she said: “My DEMAND goes …

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Zamfara Abduction: Review Your Policy of Rewarding Bandits With Money And Vehicles – Buhari to Governors

….Warning bandits not entertain illusions that they are more powerful than the government. By Chris Udochukwu. Abuja (Precise Post) – President Muhammadu Buhari has been infuriated by the latest abduction of hundreds of students of Government Girls Secondary School, Jangebe Zamfara State, appealing to state governments “to review their policy of rewarding bandits with money and vehicles. Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Adviser to the …

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Kagara Abductees Regain Freedom, On Their Way To Minna

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – The abducted staff and students of Government Science College Kagara have finally regained freedom from the armed bandits and are on their way to Minna, the Niger State capital. Channel Television announced this on Saturday morning. Recall that Precise Post reported the abduction of the boarding students by the bandits who were dressed in military uniforms on February …

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Internal Security: Take The Lead, Executive Not Able To Provide Needed Leadership – Atiku Charges Legislature

….States Need to be Empowered to Control Their Internal Security By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 general election and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has bemoaned the lack of internal security in the states. He therefore charged the National and State Assemblies to begin the process of constitutional and legal reforms that will empower …

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Ex-FIRS Boss Fowler, Buratai Make List Of Politically Exposed Nigerians Who Own Juicy Properties In Dubai

Erstwhile Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), William Fowler is listed among prominent and politically exposed Nigerians owning properties in Dubai, United Arab Emirate (UAE). Fowler’s name popped-up alongside that of Tukur Buratai, the immediate past Chief of Army Staff (COAS); Mbu Joseph Mbu, a retired Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG), and Ahmed Ibrahim Dasuki, the late Sultan of Sokoto who died in …

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EFCC’s Independence: Malami Replies Sagay, Says His Vision Is Beclouded By Speculations And Guess Work

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – The Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has replied the Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay, over his comment that he is afraid that Malami will not allow the newly appointed EFCC boss, Abdulrasheed Bawa to carry out his duty without interference. Reacting in a statement on Thursday through his spokesperson, Dr. Umar …

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Sunday Dare Revives Principal’s Cup After Over 3 Decades Of Inactivity

By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The story of grassroots football in Nigeria cannot be complete without a mention of the prestigious Principal’s Cup, a competition that is best remembered for it’s glamour, razzmatazz and excitement. About three decades ago, a nation was held spellbound by the brilliance of some emerging football talents who went on to become super stars after helping Nigeria …

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