NPFL/La Liga U15 Promises: Heartland and Wolves seal passage to quarter finals

By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Heartland and Warri Wolves qualified for the 2021 NPFL/La Liga U15 Promises quarter finals on Tuesday. They have joined Kano Pillars and Akwa United in the last eight. Heartland sealed their passage to the round eight thanks to Chikwere Chigaemezu’s 12th minute winner against defending champions Katsina United. Earlier in the day, Adamawa United stunned Rivers United …

Read More

Northerners Treated Boko Haram Like A Pet Snake Till It Grew Stronger – Fasehun’s OPC Faction

The President of the late Frederick Fasehun’s faction of the Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), Otunba Wasiu Afolabi has blamed northerners for treating Boko Haram with kid gloves. Afolabi blamed northerners while lambasting the former Chief of Army Staff, General Abdulrahman Dambazau over his statement describing OPC as a terrorist organisation. Afolabi said the South-West has no history of breeding terrorists like Northern Nigeria. He therefore …

Read More

I’m ‘beyond seriously’ considering 2024 White House run – Trump says

By Kenneth Garger Abuja – Immediate past President of United States, Donald Trump said he is “seriously” considering another White House bid during an interview that aired Monday night. Trump teased the idea of a 2024 presidential run, but again declined to fully commit, during a sit-down interview with Fox News’ Sean Hannity “So I say this, I am looking at it very seriously, beyond …

Read More

Senate probes CCT Chairman, Umar, over alleged assault

The Senate on Tuesday referred a petition against chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) Danladi Umar over alleged assault on a guard, Clement Sagwak, at Banex Plaza, Wuse 2, Abuja. The incident occurred on March 29, 2021. Sagwak had also petitioned the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to probe the incident. Senator Istifanus Gyang (Plateau North) submitted a petition on the incident to …

Read More

Anthony Joshua Invites Floyd Mayweather And Wladimir Klitschko To Train With Him Ahead Of Fight With Tyson Fury

Ahead of the mega-fight between Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury, the two-time unified world heavyweight champion has invited boxing legends such as Floyd Mayweather and Wladimir Klitschko to train with him. The highly anticipated undisputed showdow is on the brink of being announced after both fighters agreed on a venue for the multi-million-pound showdown. The British-Nigerian boxer, 32, officially began his training camp for The …

Read More

Son of killed Chad president to take over as military head

A four-star general who is a son of Chad’s slain president Idriss Deby Itno will replace him at the head of a military council, the army announced Tuesday. “A military council has been set up headed by his son, General Mahamat Idriss Deby Itno,” the army’s spokesman, General Azem Bermandoa Agouna, said on state radio, shortly after the announcement that the newly re-elected president had …

Read More

‘I Warned President Buhari About Pantami’s Ties With Terrorists But Nothing Was Done’ — Borno Cleric

President Muhammadu Buhari was warned about Isa Pantami’s ties with terrorists, but he chose to ignore it. This was the claim made by the Director-General, Centre for Justice on Religion and Ethnicity in Nigeria, Kallamu Musa Ali Dikwa. He said he had written three times to the Nigerian government over the alleged ties the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Ibrahim, has with …

Read More

Fuel queues will soon disappear – NNPC

Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kyari, has assured the current queues at fuel stations in different parts of the country would soon disappear. Kyari gave the assurance on Tuesday while speaking with State House Correspondents, after a routine briefing with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja. Fuel stations all over the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) …

Read More

Tribunal throws out Jegede petition

The Ondo Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Akure has thrown out the petition challenging the victory of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu in last year’s governorship election. Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), Eyitayo Jegede, had filed the petition seeking to be declared winner of the election on the grounds that Governor Akeredolu was not properly nominated by the All Progressives Congress(APC). But the tribunal headed by …

Read More

Chadian President, Idriss Deby Dies On Frontlines – Army Spokesman

Chad’s newly re-elected President Idriss Deby Itno has died of injuries while fighting rebels in the north of the Sahel country. The shocking announcement came only the day after the 68-year-old was proclaimed the winner of a presidential election that had given him a sixth term in office. The army said Deby had been commanding his army at the weekend as it battled against rebels …

Read More

2023 Presidency: We’ll Negotiate With Other Regions – Ohanaeze

Professor George Obiozor, the President-General of the Igbo socio-political organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has spoken on plans to make sure an Igbo man or woman emerges President in 2023. Obiozor said Igbos would negotiate with other regions to allow an Igbo presidency in 2023. He spoke while appearing on Arise Television. Obiozor said: “We support Igbo president with open arms. It is the most important thing …

Read More

Nollywood actor, Deyemi Okanlawon gives away cash on his birthday

Nollywood actor, Deyemi Okanlawon, celebrated his birthday on Monday announcing N100, 000 cash gift for ten best participants in his monologue brainteaser. The Lagos born actor posted a number of pictures with captions like Determination, Joy, Gratitude, on his Instagram handle @deyemitheactor to celebrate his birthday. Okanlawon posted a monologue on his handle and challenged his fans to make their version and end it with …

Read More

I lied about my gay status- Nollywood Actor Uche Maduagwu

Controversial Nollywood actor, Uche Maduagwu, on Monday, shocked and surprised his fans when he announced that he lied about himself being a gay. Maduagwu took to his official Instagram account @uchemadagwu to announce to his fans and Nigerians that he lied about his gay status. He wrote, “Dear fans I am not gay. I lost movie roles endorsement and my girlfriend fighting for Lesbian, Gay, …

Read More

Nasarawa to introduce land reforms to remove bottlenecks in ease of doing business

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Nasarawa State government said it’s strategizing towards introducing key reforms in land administration, in a bid to remove bottlenecks in the ease of doing business in the state. This was made known when the state governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule met with stakeholders in land administration from the side of government, as well as members of the Nasarawa State …

Read More

Fresh controversy as Pantami’s verified Facebook page attacks activist

There is fresh outrage over an attack on activist Deji Adeyanju via the verified Facebook page of Minister Communications and Digital Economy; Dr. Isa Pantami. The Nation reports Nigerians have been demanding resignation of Pantami over his past statements in support of terrorist groups such as Al-Qaeda and Taliban.Adeyanju, who is convener of Concerned Nigerians, wrote a letter to the United States asking for the …

Read More