FA Cup: Why Chelsea beat Man City in semi-final – Guardiola reveals

Abuja (Precise Post) – Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has admitted that his team struggled to impose themselves, as they lost 1-0 to Chelsea in the FA Cup semi-final on Saturday. The defeat ended City’s quest to win a Quadruple this season. Hakim Ziyech scored the only goal in the second half, as Guardiola’s men were eliminated in the semi-final for the second successive year. …

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Nnamdi Kanu: I sacrificed my parents for Biafra, I will sacrifice everything

Abuja (Precise Post) – Leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has vowed never to back down on the struggle for Biafra freedom. Kanu said he had sacrificed his parents for the Biafran agitation and was ready to do more for the struggle. Kanu stated this on Saturday evening through an inscription on an image he tweeted on his official Twitter …

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Revealed! Justification that Apex Banks of other countries printed money to cushion effects of COVID-19

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele may have been vindicated after all as evidence has emerged that the apex bank of other countries printed currencies to cushion the effects of COVID-19 to their economies. Precise Post recalls that the Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki has raised the alarm that the Nigerian economy is seriously bleeding …

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FACT CHECK: Did other countries print money as claimed by Emefiele?

While speaking at the Edo transition committee stakeholders engagement last week, Godwin Obaseki, governor of the state, said Nigeria is in huge financial trouble, adding that the federal government printed N60 billion as part of federal allocation for March. The governor expressed worry that the country has continued to borrow despite unclear means of refunding payments. “So we have run a very strange economy and strange presidential …

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Congo Republic: Sassou promises to improve business climate as he starts new term as President

Abuja (Precise Post) – President Denis Sassou Nguesso of Congo Republic has pledged to reform and simplify business and tax laws to help boost economic growth as he was sworn in on Friday, prolonging his 38-year reign over the central African oil producer. Known as “emperor” by some of his African peers, 77-year-old Sassou was re-elected with more than 88% of the vote in a …

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How man killed creditor demanding N100K repayment

Abuja (Precise Post) – A revenue collector in the Umuleri area of Anambra State, Ifeanyi Ezinwa, is being held by the police for the murder of his relative, Chukwuebuka Iloegbunam. Ezinwa reportedly strangled 19-year-old Iloegbunam for persistently demanding repayment of N100,000 he borrowed from him. It was learnt that Ezinwa, 29, asked the victim to meet him at a bush path near a secondary school …

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Ex-gov Aliyu reveals why Northern PDP Govs worked against Jonathan in 2015

Abuja (Precise Post) – A former governor of Niger State and then Northern Governors’ Forum chairman, Babangida Aliyu, on Friday revealed why northern governors of the Peoples Democratic Party worked against the re-election of former President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015. He said they worked against Jonathan’s re-election because he reneged on an agreement not to seek a second term. Aliyu said this in a statement …

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Revealed! Why cement prices soared in South-East — Market survey

Prices of cement have increased by 67 per cent in the South-East states of Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo. A market survey conducted by NAN at various wholesale and retail shops in the zone shows that the price of the product has increased almost by double when compared to the price in 2020. A cement dealer at Kenyetta Market in Enugu State capital, Mr …

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Candidates urged to check portal as UI releases 2020/2021 Post-UTME results

Abuja (Precise Post) – Nigeria’s Premier University, the University of Ibadan (UI) has released the results of its Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) screening exercise for candidates who chose the institution. This is contained in a statement by the institution’s Director of Public Communications, Mr Olatunji Oladejo, in Ibadan on Saturday. Oladejo stated that the Registrar, Mrs Olubunmi Faluyi, announced the release of the results …

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Pantami reacts to terrorism allegation, says he employed more christians than muslims as staff

Abuja (Precise Post) – The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, has denied any ties to terrorist groups or ethnic and religious bigotry, saying he employed more Christians than Muslims as his staff. Pantami, a Muslim cleric, said he had never had issues with his Christian aides, friends and associates of many years. He stated this in an interview with Peoples Gazette …

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How NSCDC nabbed eight fake naval officers, 29 oil thieves in Rivers

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps on Friday paraded eight fake naval officers on an illegal escort in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The impersonators were paraded alongside 29 suspected oil thieves. The NSCDC Commandant in the state, Muktar Lawal, disclosed this while parading the suspects and seized trucks before journalists at the command’s headquarters in Port Harcourt Lawal stated “Today (Friday), the command is …

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Lessons From Prince Philip’s Burial Today – Dele Momodu

Thirty mourners including Queen Elizabeth II will bid the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip, farewell as he is buried today. Today’s funeral will be a “profound” chance for Queen Elizabeth II to say farewell to her husband of 73 years. Prince Philip’s funeral will take place at St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle at 15:00 BST today. The duke’s children will walk alongside his hearse …

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Eagles’ glory days beckon

By Ade Ojeikere When Kelechi Iheanacho shone like a million stars during the FIFA U-17 World Cup, the world waited with bated breath for his exploits as he grew older and better. Iheanacho’s sublime skills illuminated the competition. His ‘tiny’ statue left lovers of the game pondering over his speed and his sense of judgment in placing the ball beyond the reach of goalkeepers he …

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