46 Ivorian Soldiers detained in Mali return home after pardon

Forty-six Ivorian soldiers detained in Mali since July arrived home late Saturday, according to an AFP reporter at the airport, a day after they were pardoned by the neighbouring country’s junta. The troops, whose detention triggered a bitter diplomatic row between the countries, were arrested on July 10, 2022, after arriving in the Malian capital Bamako. Mali accused them of being mercenaries, while Ivory Coast and …

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See how Baba-Ahmed moved to tears over insults to family

By Chris Udochukwu A visibly emotional Datti Baba-Ahmed, on Sunday, expressed his displeasure with disparaging comments political opponents have directed at his family, particularly his late father. While discussing the fallout of his political bid on The People’s Townhall, a live programme on Channels Television, the vice presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) said he had done a lot to combat false narratives about him …

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Suspect in ex-CBN official, wife’s murder escapes from Police custody

By Abubakar Liman Reports reaching Precise Post has it that the prime suspect in the gruesome murder of a couple, Kehinde and Bukola Fatinoye, in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, has escaped from police custody. The police in the state have yet to confirm this development as an effort to get a reaction from the Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi proved abortive. The prime …

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How Police killed suspected Gunrunners, recovered arms, others in Zamfara

By Ogechi Okorie The Zamfara State Police Command says two suspected gunrunners were neutralised after an “extensive gun battle” along Gummi-Anka Road that lasted hours on Saturday. According to a statement by the command’s Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Mohammed Shehu, the deceased were conveying sophisticated arms and ammunition from Taraba State to a terrorists camp in Zamfara. Items recovered include a Toyota Corolla containing …

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Why Tinubu Will Win Presidential Election – Sen Musa

Kano – Sen Sani Musa (APC/Niger East), has said that the antecedents of Sen Ahmed Tinubu, the APC presidential candidate, would give him victory in the 2023 election. Musa told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in a telephone interview on Sunday that Tinubu also had the followers and supporters to win the nation’s top seat. “Tinubu possesses enormous qualities to make Nigeria great again. …

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“He Is Ugly And Doesn’t Have Money” – Grace Makun Reveals What People Said About Her Husband, Yomi Casual When They Began Dating

Grace Makun has revealed what someone said about her husband, fashion designer, Yomi Casual, when they began dating The couple got married in October 2017, after seven years of dating and have two children together.  Taking to Instagram on Sunday, January 8, the jewelry store owner, said that same people who talked about her husband being ugly and poor in 2010 are now calling her a …

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APC’s attack on Obasanjo, elder statesmen, over support for Obi exposes its ‘democracy’ deceit, intolerance – Hon. Ogene

By Chris Udochukwu A former member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Afam Ogene, has described the torrents of below-the-belt criticisms and attack on the person and character of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, and other statesmen, by agents of the ruling party, over their recent public declaration of support for the Labour Party’s presidential candidate, Peter Obi, as dishonourable, crude exhibition of intolerance of alternative …

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Practitioners Laud FG For Signing Mental Health Bill

By Lilian U. Okoro Lagos, – Some mental health practitioners have commended the Federal Government for signing the Mental Health Bill into law. They made their views known in interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Lagos. The experts also described the president’s action as ” a good thing that has happened to the mental health subsector”. They said that the …

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FG Condemns Kidnapping Of Train Passengers In Edo

By Lucy Ogalue Abuja, – The Federal Government has described the kidnapping of train passengers at Tom Ikimi Train Station,  Igueben in Edo as despicable and utterly barbaric.The Director of Press and Public Relations, Ministry of Transportation, Mr Henshaw Ogubike,  said this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja.”The Public is hereby reassured that the security agencies are making efforts to rescue the kidnapped train …

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LG Chairmen, Community Leaders Engage Residents on PVCs Collection

By Kazeem Akande Lagos, – Lagos Local Government Chairmen have tasked their residents to get their Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs)  to enable them to exercise their franchise during the general elections. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that as the activities towards the general elections have gained momentum, council chairmen, community and political leaders have urged their residents to get their PVCs to cast …

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Delta Govt. Approves Venue For LP Presidential Campaign Rally 

By Ifranyi Olannye Asaba, – Delta Government on Sunday approved venue for Labour Party (LP) Presidential Campaign rally in Asaba.The State Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, who disclosed this in a statement in Asaba, said the state government never denied the opposition party venue for its campaign, contrary to insinuations.According to Aniagwu, Delta Government, contrary to online reports, never denied the Labour Party venue …

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Police Neutralise Two Gunrunners In Zamfara, Recover Arms

By Ishaq Zaki Gusau, – Police in Zamfara neutralised two gunrunners on the Anka-Gummi Highway on Sunday while attempting to convey arms to terrorists camps. Police spokesman in the state, SP Muhammad Shehu, stated on Sunday that the gunrunners were conveying the sophisticated arms and ammunition from Taraba. He added that a Toyota Corolla vehicle was recovered from the suspects. The vehicle contained three live …

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