Again, China Warns U.S. Says It May Detain Americans Over Prosecutions

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Chinese government has warned Washington it may detain Americans in China in response to the Justice Department’s prosecution of Chinese military-affiliated scholars, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday. The newspaper, citing unnamed people familiar with the matter, said Chinese officials had issued repeated warnings through multiple channels to U.S. government officials. The paper said China’s message was …

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COVID-19: Iran Records Highest Daily Virus Death Toll, New Patient Count

TEHRAN, Iran (Precise Post) — For the second day in a row, Iran announced on Monday its highest single-day death toll from the coronavirus with 272 people confirmed dead. The announcement by Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari saw Iran also give its single-day highest count of new cases with 4,206 new patients. Iran has seen the worst outbreak in the Middle East, with more …

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Jonathan-led ECOWAS Mediation Team Returns to Mali in Support of Akuffo-Ado’s Visit

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Dr Goodluck Jonathan-led Ecowas_Cedeao Mediation Team has returned to Bamako today to support the visit of the Ghanaian President and Chair of the Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government, His Excellency Nana Akuffo-Ado’s visit to Mali. Jonathan who disclosed this via his facebook page, expressed delight that the newly constituted Government of His Excellency President Bah …

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Save Our People from Fake Imported Seeds – Museveni to People of NAADs, Agric Minister

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni has called on the Minister of Agriculture and the people of NAADs to save Ugandans from fake imported seeds. Museveni said that he has for months now boycotted onions because we no longer have ‘serious onions’. We are losing our original seeds with real flavor like onions, tomatoes oranges, and others just because some …

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Debate With Joe Biden Will Be Waste of Time – Trump

By Ogechi Okorie Washington (Precise Post) – United States President Donald Trump has said that engaging in Presidential debate with Joe Biden will amount to waste of time. Precise Post recalls that the commission responsible for producing the debate forums yesterday announced that the debate will be conducted virtually next week due to the Coronavirus pandemic. “I’m not going to waste my time on virtual …

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Trump Slams Joe Biden, Says He Lacks Plan for COVID-19

By Chris Udochukwu Washington (Precise Post) – United States President, Donald Trump has said that Joe Biden has no plan for Coronavirus. Trump said Joe Biden was a disaster in his handling of H1N1 Swine Flu. He recalled how Biden’s Chief of Staff said his boss didn’t have a clue. Trump said Biden were in charge, perhaps 2.2 million people would have died from this …

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U.S Election: Tear Off That Mask, Go Forth and Conquer – Fani-Kayode to Trump

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has asked United States President Donald Trump to tear off that mask, go forth and conquer in the November election. Precise Post recalls that Donald Trump who is contesting the white House seat of power with Joe Biden in November election tested positive for COVID-19 three days ago. He was discharged on …

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Mali Frees More Than 100 Convicted Jihadists

Mali (Precise Post) – Mali has freed more than 100 suspected or convicted jihadists as part of negotiations for the release of a prominent Malian politician and a kidnapped French charity worker, sources close to the talks said Monday. “As part of the negotiations to obtain the release of Soumaila Cisse and Sophie Petronin, more than one hundred jihadist prisoners were released this weekend,” one …

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Paris Mourns Kenzo, A Japanese Fashion Designer Who Died From COVID-19

Paris (Precise Post)  – A Japanese fashion designer Kenzo Takada, popularly known as Kenzo, who created his label in Paris in the 1970s, died on Sunday, the brand that still carries his name said. Aged 81, Takada died of complications linked to COVID-19 at the American Hospital of Paris in Neuilly-sur-Seine, a residential suburb on the western outskirts of the capital, his spokesman told French …

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New York Mayor to Shutdown Nine Neighborhoods Over COVID-19

By Our Correspondent Abuja (Precise Post) – As Covid-19 cases rise in the New York City, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Sunday he planned to put nine neighborhoods back under tight shutdowns which had largely controlled the pandemic after a catastrophic outbreak. “Today, unfortunately, is not a day for celebration,” de Blasio said, announcing he would ask to close nonessential businesses and all schools in …

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Exposed! Why Switzerland Introduced Highest Minimum Wage in the World

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The world’s second most expensive city, Geneva is set to introduce ‘the world’s highest minimum wage’ which will equate to £41,430 ($53,370) a year – around £3,500 ($4,510) a month.  The Swiss city, which has a voter population of around 500,000, held a referendum with two-thirds backing the new measure.   The alterations, which had been rejected by …

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Museveni Hosts Brig Chandia Bridal Entourage to a Luncheon at State House Entebbe

Abuja (Precise Post) – President Yoweri Museveni has hosted Brig. Peter Chandia bridal Entourage to a luncheon at State House Entebbe. Yoweri Museveni who took to his twitter handle account to announce this, said he could not join them in church, congratulated the couple on the milestone. Brig. Peter Chandiat, the SFC Deputy Commander, and his wife, Doreen Busingye, wedded today at St John, CoU, …

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Three White House Reporter Tests Positive for COVID-19

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Less than 24 hours after United States President, Donald Trump announced that he tested positive, three White House reporters have tested positive for COVID-19. All three journalists were in the White House over the last week; the building’s medical unit is conducting contact tracing for each of them, according to the White House Correspondents’ Association. Several more reporters …

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Covid-19:Tension As India’s Death Toll Passes 100,000 With No Sign Of An End

Bengaluru/New Delhi (Precise Post) – India’s death toll from the novel coronavirus rose past 100,000 on Saturday, only the third country in the world to reach that bleak milestone, after the U.S. and Brazil, and its epidemic shows no sign of abating. Total deaths rose to 100,842, the health ministry said, while the tally of infections climbed to 6.47 million after a daily increase in …

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How Influential Israeli Rabbi Tested Positive for Coronavirus

By Ogechi Okorie Tel Aviv (Precise Post) – Rabbi Kanievsky, an influential Israeli rabbi who previously warned against coronavirus testing has tested positive himself, his family announced on Friday. Kanievsky was doing well and was continuing his religious studies, local media reported, citing the family. President Reuven Rivlin and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wished the rabbi a speedy recovery via Twitter. Kanievsky, who belongs to …

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COVID-19: Vice President Pence, India’s Modi Sends Well-wishes As Trump And Wife Tests Positive

Washington (Precise Post) – U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi have wished President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania a quick recovery after the couple tested positive for COVID-19. Pence expressed his well-wishes to Trump and his wife Melania, when he tweeted: “Karen and I send our love and prayers to our dear friends President (Donald Trump) and (First Lady) Melania Trump. “We …

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