Atiku Support Group accuses wike of arresting its 35 members

…Urges Inspector General of Police to, immediately, order the release of their members By Chris Udochukwu The National Publicity Secretary of Atiku Sipport Organisation (ASO) in Rivers State, Dr. Victor Moses has accused Governor Nyesom Wike of masterminding the arrest of 35 members of the group in the state during their meeting on Sunday. Precise Post gathered that Police officers in about 6 Toyota Hilux …

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Abia: ‘Kalu only candidate we know, others joking’ says Nneato

By Abubakar Liman Aside from the presiding Senator representing Abia-North, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, other contestants seeking to represent the zone at the National Assembly in the forthcoming February 25th polls have been described as “Jesters” by electorates of Nneato. According to the people, they were satisfied with the leadership results of Kalu, who is also seeking a return to the Red chambers under the …

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Alleged quantity of fuel consumption by Nigerians false – Sowore

By Our Correspondent The presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore, has said that Nigeria is not consuming 60 million litres of fuel. Sowore, who spoke during a pre-recorded interview on Channels Television’s Roadmap 2023, took a swipe at the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL), wondering where the agency got its figures from. He said the Nigerian Customs Service refuted claims that …

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Why Peter Obi is the best presidential candidate (2)

By Okey Muogbo Ungoverned spaces: One of the reasons why Nigerian voters should entrust their electoral preference in this forthcoming presidential election with Mr Peter Obi is because he appears to be the only one among the Presidential candidates who has all it takes to to close up all the ungoverned spaces (UGS) in Nigeria. UGS operationally is defined as areas and issues of governance …

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Gov. Ugwuanyi Pledges To Support Inventor Of Battery-Powered Cooking Stoves

By Alex Enebeli Enugu, – Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State says his administration will support an indigene of the state from Amagunze in Nkanu East Local Government Area, who invented battery-powered cooking stoves, trending on social media. In a statement issued on Sunday in Enugu, his Senior Special Assistant, Mr Louis Amoke, quoted the governor as saying: “the state government has noted with delight …

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Ogun Police Arrest Man For Allegedly Shooting Younger Sister’s Boyfriend

By Ige Adekunle Sango-Ota(Ogun), – The Police in Ogun, on Sunday, arrested a man, Michael Ogundele, for allegedly shooting his younger sister’s boyfriend and injured him at Idiroko area of the state.The Police Spokesperson in the State,SP Abimbola Oyeyemi, made this known in a statement issued to newsmen in Ota,Ogun.Oyeyemi explained that the suspect,30, was arrested on Feb.2 by the operative of Ogun State Command …

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Makerere University Student Drowns In Swimming Pool While Trying To Save A Child

Makerere University in Uganda is mourning the demise of one of its students, Emmanuel Wamono, who drowned in a swimming pool while trying to save a child.  It was gathered that the regrettable incident occurred at Mountain Inn Hotel in Mbale on Saturday, February 4, 2023.  The late Wamono was a 3rd year electrical engineering student and a resident of Livingstone Hall.  Makerere University Dean …

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Republican Councilwoman Married To A Nigerian Pastor Shot Dead In The U.S.

A 30-year-old Republican Councilwoman, Eunice Dwumfour, was shot dead outside her home in Sayreville, New Jersey, in the U.S.  Dwumfour, a member of the Sayreville Borough Council, was the wife of a Nigerian pastor, Eze Kings Akwue, who is based in Abuja and hails from Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State. The couple got married on November 24, 2022, at Champions Royal Assembly in Kubwa, Abuja.  …

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Purported suspension of our state Chairman a mere charade – Taraba APC

By Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo The leadership of the All Progressives Congress APC in Taraba State has described the purported impeachment of the state chairman of the party Mr. Ibrahim Tukur El-sudi as a mere charade from persons desperate to create confusion in the party and frustrate the gubernatorial primaries rerun. Mr Aaron Artimas, publicity secretary of the party, who said this at a Press conference …

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Chieftaincy Tussle: Kuteb accuses Gov. Ishaku of plans to incite violence in Takum

By Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo The Kuteb Yatso of Nigeria (KYN) an umbrella body of Kuteb tribe in Nigeria has accused the Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku of plans to stir crisis in Takum over his proposal to make the Ukwe Takum stool rotational among among Kuteb, Chamba and Kpanzo ethnic groups. Mr. Emmanuel Ukwen, the President of the association told newsmen at a Press conference …

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NDLEA Seizes 75.75kg Skunk From Canada

By Ibironke AriyoAbuja, – The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has seized 75.75kgs of cannabis indica, which came from Montreal, Canada, hidden in a container of four used vehicles. with number MSCU 5336680. This is contained in a statement by the Director, Media and Advocacy NDLEA, Mr Femi Babafemi, on Sunday in Abuja. Babafemi said that this was coming barely a month after operatives …

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Collapsing 2-Storey Building Kills 3 In Rivers Communnity

By Desmond Ejibas Port Harcourt, – Three labourers were killed in Aluu community in Rivers on Saturday as the two-storey building on which they were working crumbled. Mr Ngene James, Head, Disaster Management Rescue Team of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Rivers confirmed the incident in a statement issued by the command on Sunday. He said the NSCDC’s rescue team immediately …

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Kidnapped Two Wives And Five Children Of Taraba Monarch Found Dead

Taraba State – The decomposed bodies of two abducted wives and five children of the traditional ruler of Mutumbiyu Chiefdom in Taraba State, Justice Sani Muhammed, have been discovered.  Recall that the gunmen suspected to be kidnappers stormed the monarch’s residence in Jalingo on January 19, 2023 and whisked away several hostages including the monarch?s family Spokesperson of the State Police Command, Abdullahi Usman, who …

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Taraba APC Passes Vote Of No Confidence On State Chairman

By Our Reporter The Executive of the Taraba state chapter of the All Progressive Congress Apc on Saturday sacked the state Chairman of the party, Hon Ibrahim El-Sudi. The Apc party’s zonal Chairman South, Hon Dauda Ayuba Dakinjo while briefing journalists in Jalingo said the state party Chairman, Hon Ibrahim El-Sudi l-Sudi continued to fan the embers of discord and rancor to the detriment of …

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Three Major Shifts in the Presidential Campaign (OPINION)

By Farooq A. Kperogi Three unanticipated, barely perceptible, but nonetheless significant and potentially seismic shifts are happening in the presidential race, which are confounding attempts to predict the outcome of the presidential election. The shifts are in the changing patterning of the fortunes and political coalitions of the presidential front-runners. APC’s Bola Ahmed Tinubu is suffering a deep, organic, almost irrecoverable depletion of his political …

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