Just In: Nation Newspaper Head Office Gutted by Fire

By Ogechi Okorie Lagos (Precise Post) – The head office of Nation Newspaper at motori in Lagos has been reportedly set ablaze by suspected hoodlums. The development comes hours after the head office of Television Continental (TVC) was torched. Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), is believed to be the main target of the attacks. Details soon…

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Outrage in South Africa over police brutality in Nigeria

Hundreds of people took to the streets in South Africa on Wednesday to voice outrage at the shooting of peaceful demonstrators in Nigeria. Africa’s most populous country has faced growing unrest as a protest over brutality by a Nigerian police unit known as SARS ballooned into wider grievances against the government. Witnesses said gunmen opened fire on a crowd of over 1,000 people in the …

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#EndSARS: Abaribe Says He Will Reveal 5 Most Notorious SARS Officers

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Minority Leader of the Senate, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe has announced that he will be revealing the five ‘most notorious’ officers of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police. The Abia senator who said this in response to Senator Biodun Olujimi’s motion on the #EndSARS protests and the need for comprehensive police reforms in the country, stated …

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Hon Kolawole Lawal: How He Stands in 9th National Assembly

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Chairman, House Committee on Ethics and Privileges and representative of Egbado South/ Ipokia Federal Constituency of Ogun State Hon Kolawole Lawal is one of the few federal lawmakers who did not hesitate to point to direction they are going in terms of the legislative duties. This is evident in his contributions to debate on motions and bills in …

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#ENDSARS: Abuja in ‘foreboding silence’ after bouts of violence

Abuja, the nation’s capital is very quiet on Wednesday, after bouts of killings, looting and arson that engulfed the city in the last one week. This follows continuous protests by youths demanding an end to the now disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), but the silence could be described as ominous. BusinessDay observed some lull in… Source

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#EndSARS: CUG Foundation Calls For End in Protest

Abuja- CUG Foundation has called for end in #EndSARS protest to give room for the government to implement the five-point demand put forward by the protesters. In a chat with newsmen on Tuesday, the Board of Trustee Chairman of the Foundation, AIG Charles Ugomuoh rtd, commended the Inspector General of Police Mohammed Adamu for his decision to disband SARS. He however said the #EndSARS protest …

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Killing of EndSARS Protesters in Lekki: NBA to Drag Nigerian Military to Court

By Ogechi Okorie Lagos (Precise Post) – The Nigerian Bar Association has reacted to the killing of #ENDSARS protesters at the Lekki Toll Plaza in Lagos State by some unidentified men of the Nigerian Military, vowing to immediately commence legal proceedings at all relevant fora (both locally and internationally) against the Nigerian Military and other relevant authorities, on behalf of the families of the victims, …

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Busted! How Security Operatives Stormed Lekki #EndSARS Protest Scene, Opened Fire

By Our Reporter Ikeja (Precise Post) – Pandemonium has broken out in the Lekki Toll Gate Area of Lagos State as armed security personnel stormed the scene of the #EndSARS protests and opened fire at protesters. While details of the incident are still sketchy, there have been reports of various casualties, with many sustaining gunshot wounds. Some videos from eyewitnesses at the scene of the …

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#EndSARS: Reno Omokri to Pay Medical Bills of Protesters Shot by Soldiers

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Pastor Reno Omokri has offered to pay the medical bills of peaceful, unarmed #EndSARS protesters shot by solders. The Special Adviser to former President Goodluck Jonathan stated this Tuesday night via his twitter handle against to the backdrop of alleged rejection by government hospital to admit and treat shot protesters. Precise Post recalls that Channel television reported cases …

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#EndSARS Protest: Use of Maximum Force Will Aggravate, Rather Than Placate -Atiku to Buhari

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 general election and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari not to succumb to the temptation to use further maximum force on #EndSARS protesters. Atiku noted who warned that the use of maximum force will aggravate, rather than placate, stressed that this the time …

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Extra- Judicial Killing: Hon. Gbande Condemns Killing of Gana

…Our Responsibility to Guarantee and Ensure Socio-economic Development of Our People By Simon Akwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The member representing Katsina-Ala/Ukum/Logo federal constituency, Honorable Richard Gbande says the extra-judicial killing of Mr Terwase Agwaza, aka Gana who on the 8th of September, 2020 joined other repentant criminals to renounce criminality in Markurdi by soldiers was unacceptable. Dr. Gbande said this in abuja when he …

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Senate President Seeks India’s Assistance in Combating Poverty in Nigeria

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has asked for support from the government of India towards combating poverty in Nigeria and lifting 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in 10 years. Lawan made the appeal when he played host to the Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Abhau Thakur when he visited him in his office on Monday. …

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Abuja #EndSARS: Fear Grips Residents as Protest Mounts

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – The #Endsars protests that have greeted the nation, may be fast taking a different dimension with attacks reported on Igbo traders by local residents who are against the #Endsars campaign. On Monday three demonstrators were killed in Apo Abuja, when hoodlums seeking to take stop protesters from carrying on their peaceful processions, while over twenty persons were injured. …

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#EndSars Protest: Social Action Carpets Police IG Over Ban on Abuja Protesters

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – A Civil Society Group, Social Action has lamented that the ban on #Endsars campaigners from demonstrating in Abuja for allegedly violating Covid-19 protocols is a demonstration of high handedness on the part of the Inspector General of Police. Muhammad Adamu. In a statement sent to PRECISE POST in Abuja, Social Action said the action of the Inspector General …

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Just In: Sanwo-Olu Declares 24-hour Curfew

By Ogechi Okorie Ikeja (Precise Post) – Governor Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has declared a 24-hour curfew across the state. The announcement was made by the Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu via his official Twitter handle. The governor said the decision to declare the curfew following the violence which has broken out in some parts of the state following activities of criminals hiding under the …

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COVID-19: NCDC Reports 56,697 Discharged Cases Since Index Case

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported that 56,697 cases have been discharged after treatment and recovery from COVID-19 since the index case on 27th February 2020. This report was released by the health agency through its twitter handle late Monday night. According to the report, a total of 61,558 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in Nigeria …

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