Senate Moves To Establish Centre For Cancer Treatment

 By Ogechi Okorie Abuja – The Senate on Wednesday considered a bill to establish the National Centre for Cancer Treatment. The bill tilled, “National Centre For Cancer Treatment Bill, 2022”, scaled second reading on the floor and was sponsored by Senator Oseni Yakubu (Kogi Central). Senator Yakubu, in his lead debate on the principles of the bill, noted that cancer has become a global disease …

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Taraba: Senate Grieves Over Forty Residents, Soldiers Killed By Terrorists

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja – The Senate, Wednesday, mourned the recent killing of over forty persons, including soldiers by terrorists in the southern part of Taraba State. This followed a point of order by Senator Emmanuel Bwacha (APC, Taraba South). Coming under Order 42 of the Senate Standing Orders 2022 as amended, Bwacha drew the attention of the chamber to the incidents of banditry and …

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Rehabilitate Erosion Sites – Senate Tells FG, States

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Senate has urged the Federal Government and State Governments to, as a matter of urgency, direct the Ecological Fund Office and other relevant agencies to assist in the control and rehabilitation of erosion sites in the various states of the country. The call was contained in resolutions reached by the chamber sequel to the consideration of a …

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Rugby 10s First Ever Tournament Takes Place In Abuja

By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Abuja Rugby club (ARC) is proudly hosting the first Pepsi sponsored Abuja Rugby 10s tournament in twenty years. The tournament is bringing together teams from across Nigeria to compete for titles at the Abuja 10s championship in different categories. Fourteen (14) teams will coming to Abuja for the tournament. The revamped format with a special feature of …

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Mark D Ball Basketball Championship Ups the Ante – Morrison

By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Director of Operation of Mark D Ball Basketball Championship and Chairman, Kaduna State Basketball Association, Pastor Scambo Morrison, has lauded the standard set by the Organisers of the basketball championship. Pastor Morrison, a member of Federation of International Basketball Associations (FIBA), Technical Officials Committee was speaking at the conclusion of championship’s round of 16,tagged “Sweet 16”stated …

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Taraba Speaker Condemns Night Attacks On Military Convoy, Base In State

By Sylvanus Viashima. Jalingo (Precise Post) – Speaker of Taraba State House of Assembly Professor Joseph Albasu Kunini has condemned last night’s attacks on the CO’s convoy in Takum that led to the killing of Seven personnels and the bomb blast at the military base in Jalingo. Kunini noted that the attacks are becoming a major threat to stability in the state and urged security …

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Volleyball: 16 Teams For National Division 1 League in Abuja

By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Sixteen teams have expressed interest in the first phase of the National Division 1 League in Abuja, according to the Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) on Wednesday. The National Division 1 League will take place at the indoor sports hall of MKO Stadium, Abuja from 12th to 22nd May, 2022. The Chairman Media and Publicity of Nigeria Volleyball …

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ASUU Strike: Senate Will Wade Into FG, ASUU Face Off – Lawan

…Urges students to avoid confrontation. …. appeals to ASUU to suspend this strike Abuja – The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan said on Tuesday that the Senate will intervene in the lingering dispute between the Federal government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) by bringing back the two parties to the negotiation table. Lawan made the promise to the officials of the …

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May 2023 Handover Date Sacrosanct – Presidency Replies Clarke

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja – The Presidency on Tuesday said the transfer of power from President Muhammadu Buhari to another democratically elected leader on May 29, 2023, remained sacrosanct. This was in response to comments by a senior lawyer, Robert Clarke, who, in an interview with Arise TV on Monday, suggested that the President remains in office for six extra months to address insecurity. The …

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PDP Chieftains Plotted Jonathan’s Assassination In 2019, Now Blackmail Him. My Couriers Warned Him On D-Day; By Obinna Akukwe 

PDP Chieftains, including two governors, two presidential aspirants, two estranged party chieftains conspired to plot Jonathan’s assassination on the eve of Christmas, 2019, and I sent two couriers to his house in Otuoke on D-Day to warn him that the night is filled with conspiracies. The first courier transacted with the Civil Defence Officers stationed in his house, and sent the message across, while the …

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Governor Sule Says Nasarawa Ready To Host Inaugural Investment Summit

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja – Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, has said the state is ready and prepared to host its inaugural investment summit scheduled for tomorrow and next. Engineer Sule stated this on Tuesday, shortly after inspecting the Lafia airport ahead of the arrival of the former Ghanian president, John Dramani Mahama. Dramani is expected to fly into Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital …

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2023: Governor Sule Submits Nomination Form

….Only the best’ll emerge APC presidential candidate By Chris Nwabuko Lafia – Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, has submitted his nomination and expression of interest forms to the national secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Engineer Sule submitted the completed forms to the National Organising Secretary of the party, Suleiman Argungu, at the International Conference Centre, Abuja, on Monday. This is just as …

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