Export ban: Uganda’s Museveni meets with Kenyan delegation over trade relation (Photos)

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has met with Kenyan delegation led by Cabinet Secretary for Industrialization, Trade, and Enterprise Development, Betty Maina over trade relations in light of recent developments like the ban on some Ugandan exports. Museveni who disclosed this via his twitter handle noted that competition has been generated by the fact that we are trading in …

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EFCC arrests Senator Rochas Okorocha over alleged money laundering

Abuja (Precise Post) – Former Governor of Imo State and federal lawmaker representing Imo West Senatorial district at the 9th Senate, Senator Rochas Okorocha, has been arrested. According to PREMIUM TIMES, Okorocha was arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at about 4 P.M. Tuesday at his Unity House private office in Abuja, sources familiar with the matter told this medium. …

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Jonathan Bags Global Leadership Award

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Former Nigerian President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan was on Tuesday honoured with the “Global Leadership Award”. The award was given to him by the Nigerian Environmental Society (NES) led by the National President, Dr. Dorothy Bassey. Jonathan, who hinted of the award on his facebook page, commended Nigerian Environment Society for their patriotism and commitment to the cause of …

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LA LIGA/NPFL U-15 tourney Set to take off in Enugu

By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Enugu State Commissioner for Youth Andre Sports, Hon. Manfred Nzekwe has assured Nigeria Football Federation/ League Management Company delegation in the State of the readiness of the State to host a hitch-free U-15 La Liga/NPFL, football tournament in the Coal City State. Speaking while receiving officials of Nigeria Football Federation / League Management Company, Enugu State Football …

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Tax Evasion: GTB customers stranded as Kano Govt Seals Five Branches

Kano (Precise Post) – Customers of the Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB) in Kano state are stranded as the Kano State Internal Revenue Service (KIRS) on Tuesday sealed five of it’s branches. The closure of the popular bank, according to the agency, is in line with an order issued by Kano State High Court over the bank’s failure to audit and pay its taxes between 2014 …

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Ondo Government Files Petition Against Former Deputy Governor Over Unreturned Vehicles

A petition has been filed against the former Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi by the Ondo state government for failing to return his official vehicles. In the petition to the Nigerian police, Ajayi was accused of unlawfully being in possession of a Land Cruiser SUV, New Toyota Hilux, New Toyota Hilux and Toyota Hilux. Senior Special Assistant to Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on Special Duties and Strategy, …

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Legislative aides protest over unpaid salary arrears

Legislative aides under the auspices of the “Concerned National Assembly Legislative Aides Forum” on Tuesday protested at the foyer of the National Assembly over unpaid salary arrears. The aides stormed the foyer of the National Assembly carrying placards with various inscriptions. They accused the Clerk to the National Assembly, Arc Olatunde Ojo, of failure to pay their salary arrears, implement Consolidated Legislative Salary Structure (CONLESS), …

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Invite Buratai, Others to Account For Looted Arms’ Funds – Army Chief, Attahiru

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru has asked to be excused concerning how funds meant for procurement of arms was used as he was not incharge when the purchase took place. He said this before the House of Representatives Ad Hoc Committee investigating the Purchase, Use and Control of Arms, Ammunition and Related Hardware by Military, Paramilitary and Other Law Enforcement Agencies. …

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Senate suspends plenary till Wednesday over death of N’Assembly members

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Senate, on Tuesday, upon resumption from its two weeks recess, adjourned plenary till Wednesday, 14th March, 2021, over the recent death of two members of the National Assembly.  This was just as the upper chamber held a minute silence in honour of both lawmakers who are members of the House of Representatives.  The decision to suspend plenary …

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Exposed!How Gunmen Abducted 15 Passengers In Katsina

ABUJA – At least 15 passengers were reportedly abducted by heavily armed gunmen suspected to be bandits on Sunday along the Tsakskiya-Ummadau road in Safana Local Government Area of Katsina State. But police said only nine were abducted and four had been rescued by Operation Puff Adder. 100 northerners leave Imo as 8 killed, 6 injured in fresh attackFG plans new salary package for judgesThe …

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Remember The Poor And IDPs – Buhari urges citizens as he welcomes Ramadan

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday welcomed the beginning of Muslims’ holy month of Ramadan, which marks the commencement of 30 days of fasting. In a message to the nation to mark the occasion, President Buhari prayed to Allah to accept our sacrifices and increase the unity, solidarity, peace and prosperity of the nation. He urged Muslims in the …

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Why price of cement is high ——-Dangote

The management of Dangote Cement Plc. says that the price of a bag of cement from its factories and plants in Obajana and Gboko is N2,450, and N2,510 at Ibese. Mr Devakumar Edwin, the company’s Group Executive Director in charge of Strategy, Portfolio Development and Capital Projects, stated this in a statement he made available to newsmen in Lokoja on Tuesday. He said that these …

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Nurses in Ogun embark on strike over kidnap of members

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – The National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM), Ogun council, has embarked on strike over the kidnapping of its members and insecurity in the state. According to NAN, in a statement signed by Roseline Solarin, NANNM chairman, and Oladayo Ogunlaja, the state Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) chairman, the association said the strike took effect from midnight, April …

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Nimrod donates 111 balls and 24 nets to state associations

By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The President of Nigeria Volleyball Federation, Engineer Musa Nimrod has donated 111 balls and 24 nets to 24 States Volleyball Association in Nigeria. Nimrod made the donation at the final of the women’s volleyball event at the 2020 National Sports Festival in Benin City, Edo state. He said the balls and net are meant for volleyball players …

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Presidential Poll: Yakubu-led INEC Observation Team attends post- election joint press briefing in Cotonou

By Chris Udochukwu Cotonou (Precise Post) – The Independent National Electoral Commission’s observation team lead by the Chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu is presently taking part in the post- election joint press briefing in Cotonou, organized by the Coalition of Election Observers. Precise Post recalls that INEC boss led the Nigerian election monitoring team to Republic of Benin held its Presidential Election that held on Sunday …

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