Nigeria may go down quickly because of Buhari’s ‘megaphones’ — American Policy Analyst, Page says

….says Buhari’s media aides talk carelessly ABUJA – American policy analyst, Matthew T. Page, has said the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration which is already overwhelmed by myriad of challenges facing the country, may end up destroying the country due to its poor choice of words. Page who made the statement on Twitter, in response to the controversy generated by some tweets from the president’s official handle …

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Senate considers bill to compel federal, state govts to complete abandoned projects

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – A bill seeking to make it unlawful for a government of the federation to have an abandoned project in any part of Nigeria on Wednesday scaled second reading in the Senate.  Titled: Compulsory Development Planning and Project Continuity Bill, 2021, the piece of legislation is sponsored by Senator Jibrin Barau (APC, Kano North).  In his lead debate, Barau …

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How Police arrested 84 notorious criminal suspects in special operations

……Foil attempt to kidnap Catholic Bishop in Zaria  By Okechukwu Josiah Abuja (Precise Post) – Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force, have arrested a total of eighty-four (84) notorious criminal suspects within the past one month in it’s ongoing implementation of a robust security action plan to protect citizens and critical national infrastructure across the country, This is also as the as they have recovered a total …

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National Issues: “OHA-SHARE-RISM”, Rochas ideology on resource control – Okorocha Rochas

By Kelechi Henry “When many people cook for one man, the man will not be able to finish it but when one man cooks for the people, the people will still remain hungry”- Rochas Anayo Okorocha. This is the best lame man’s description of the Nigerian economy in respect to resource control and devolution of powers. This national issue has been taking several rounds on …

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Ensure Editors, Journalists Work by Creed of their Profession – Tinubu Tasks Mustapha Isah

….Congratulates newly-elected Executive Committee of the Nigeria Guild of Editors By Chris Udochukwu. Abuja (Precise Post) – National Leader of the All Progressives Congress and former governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu has congratulated Mallam Mustapha Isah for his re-election as the President of the Nigeria Guild of Editors. Tinubu tasked the newly elected President to ensure that editors and journalists live and work …

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Lawan commends Govs Fintiri, Yahaya over moves to restore peace to warring communities

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Wednesday commended the Governors of Adamawa and Gombe States, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri and Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya, for embarking on moves to restore peace to Waja and Lunguda communities in their respective states.  Lawan gave the commendation against the backdrop of a point of order raised by Senator Binos Dauda Yaroe (PDP, …

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Benue Killings: Sen Abba Moro urges security agencies to intervene

…wants NEMA to send relief materials to stranded IDPs. By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Senator representing Benue South District, Abba Moro, has called on security agencies in the country to, as a matter of urgency, intervene in the killings of natives by suspected herdsmen in four communities in Benue South Senatorial District.  The lawmaker made the plea during plenary on Wednesday after raising …

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Nigeria Unity: Okorocha Warns Against Ethnic Profiling

By Kelechi Henry Abuja (Precise Post) – The Senator representing Imo west in the Red Chamber of the National Assembly and former Imo state governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has warned about the danger that Ethnic Profiling of young men across the north and south of Nigeria could pose to the unity of Nigeria.This is coming as Senator Okorocha continues to interact with different groups of …

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Education is beyond speaking English – Rochas Okorocha

By Kelechi Henry Wealth creation is one major avenue any right thinking government will champion in its vision for economic development and growth. The strength of every nation’s economy is to have multifaceted and multidimensional players in the key areas of economic polarization and industrialization of its major potentials and resources. Nigeria, the most populous black nation has not been able to tap into the …

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NDDC board: Akpabio’s efforts to stop Tompolo’s deadline fails

Efforts by the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio to prevail on a former dreaded militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo aka Tompolo, to withdraw his ultimatum for the inauguration of a board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has hit a brick wall. Tompolo has warned of consequences if after seven days beginning from May 30th, Akpabio and the Federal Government failed to …

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Umahi suspends another Coordinator over dereliction of duty

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State on Wednesday suspended the Coordinator of Ikwo East Development Center, Mr. Emmanuel Ejima. Development Centers are the fourth tier of government in the state. There are 64 of them across the 13 local government areas in the state. Secretary to the state government, Kenneth Ụgbala announced the suspension in a statement on Wednesday. According to him, the suspension is …

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BREAKING: Twitter deletes Buhari’s tweet for ‘violating’ rules

Twitter has deleted tweet wherein President Muhammadu Buhari threatened to deal with ‘people’ who didn’t learn from the civil war. Checks by The Nation showed that Buhari’s tweet was deleted for allegedly violating its rules. “Many of those misbehaving today are too young to be aware of the destruction and loss of lives that occurred during the Nigerian Civil War. “Those of us in the …

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Senate passes bill abolishing HND/BSc dichotomy

The Senate, on Wednesday, read for the third time and passed a Bill that seeks to end discrimination between First Degrees graduates from universities and Higher National Diploma (HND) holders from polytechnics in the country. The passage of the Bill followed the consideration of the report of the Senate Joint Committee on Establishment and Public Service Matters; and Tertiary Institutions and TETFUND, during plenary. Chairman …

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Twitter’s role in Nigeria suspicious – FG

The federal government has lashed out at social media giant, Twitter, for playing alleged double standards on issues concerning Nigeria’s domestic issues, describing the company’s role in Nigeria as suspect. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, reacting to questions over the reported deletion of President Muhammadu Buhari’s tweets reminiscing Nigerians’ experiences during the civil and warning to armed secessionists in the Southeast region …

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Suspected Gunmen assassinate Imo PDP Youth Leader, vandalise vehicles, others

Abuja – Gunmen suspected to be assassins, on Tuesday, killed the Peoples Democratic Party youth leader in the Oru-East Local Government Area of Imo State, Kenneth Amukamara. The hoodlums also burnt Kenneth’s house and damaged the vehicles of his brother, who is said to be a retired soldier. The incident, which happened at Umuokwe, Eziawo 1, in the local government area, heightened tension in the …

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