Gunmen Kill High The Elerewe, Tunde Ilori In Ondo (Photo)

The Elerewe, Tunde Ilori is dead. According to Channels Television, the High Chief in the Owo Kingdom in Ondo State was reportedly killed on Wednesday while returning from where he and other chiefs had gone to settle a dispute. A yet-to-be-identified chief was also shot by the gunmen and is currently receiving treatment at a health facility in the town. Some aggrieved youths in the …

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NCWS kicks against planned legalisation of Indian hemp in Nigeria

The National Council of Women Societies has kicked against the planned legalisation of Cannabis Sativa in Nigeria. Mrs Laraba Shoda, the National President of the NCWS made this statement in Abuja on Monday as she cautioned that the weed should not be legalised for any reason, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. Shoda further advised that individuals who want to use it for medical purposes …

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Ortom’s Anti-govt Interview: Buhari-led FG Moves To Shut Channels TV, Orders Arrest Of Journalists

Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government is subtly moving to sanction Channels Television, and arrest some of its journalists over recent interviews aired by the platform which are considered to be anti-government, Sahara Reporters said. SaharaReporters learned that through the National Broadcasting Commission, the Buhari government is set to wield the ‘big stick’ against the television station. “Buhari attacks Section 39(1) of the constitution …

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Nigeria Immigration Service places embargo on capturing, issuance of passports

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – The Nigeria Immigration Service has placed an embargo on capturing and issuance of passports to applicants from today May 18th till the end of May 2021. The Comptroller General of Immigration, Muhammed Babandede made the announcement on Tuesday during a press briefing in Abuja. He said the decision is to enable the service to clear its backlog, noting …

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Why Election May Not Hold In 2023 – Ortom Reveals

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – Governor of Benue State Samuel Ortom has said that there may not be election in 2023 if the insecurity challenges in the country persists. Governor Ortom stated this on Tuesday when he visited President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. The governor who arrived at the Villa unaccompanied met with the President over issues of insecurity …

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Insecurity:Sultan Meets Cattle Breeders Association Over Farmers-Herders Crisis

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – In a move to curtail the rising tension in Nigeria, the Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammed Saad Abubakar, has met with the leadership of the Miyetti Allah cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) to discuss the security challenges involving criminals who operate under the guise of herdsmen. At the meeting held behind closed doors on Friday, the leadership of …

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2021 WAEC GCE: Remita Unveils ePINs For Student Registration

By Our Reporter Abuja – Remita, an electronic payment platform, says prospective candidates for the 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) — first series for private students — can buy their registration Personal Identification Numbers (PIN) through any of its channels. The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) recently announced the commencement of the sale of the General Certificate Examination (GCE) registration PINs, which …

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Looted Fund: Supreme Court Declines Abacha’s Family Request To Access Frozen Foreign Accounts

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The request by Ali Abacha, a brother to the late Head of State, General Sani Abacha, to unfreeze the accounts traced to him and relatives of the late Abacha in the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Jersey, Liechtenstein and Luxembourg was on Friday turned down by the Supreme Court. In a unanimous judgment delivered on Friday by a five-man panel …

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Ali Namadi Dies 3 Days After Elected as LG Chairman in Kano

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – Ali Namadi, the newly elected chairman of Bebeji Local Government Area of Kano State is dead. The deceased was elected three days ago under the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the just concluded local council elections in Kano. His Campaign Director, Ibrahim Adamu Tiga confirmed the development to Channels Television on Tuesday. “Alhaji Ali Namadi was …

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Covid-19 Challenges With Innovation, Technology as Listed Securities Hit N1.72trn

Abuja (Precise Post) – The Nigerian stock market in the year 2020 will certainly go down in the history books as one of the most challenging years of modern existence. However, the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE during the year under review overwhelmed the storm through innovation and technology as value of listed securities hit N1.72 trillion. Early in the year, a global pandemic took the …

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Lagos Govt Moves to Close Ilupeju, Jibowu, Yaba, Other Level Crossings For Railway Project

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Lagos State government has announced plans to close the rail level crossing in Ilupeju, Jibowu, Yaba, and some areas. It explained that the closure was in accordance with the ongoing Nigerian Railway Modernisation Project (Lagos-Ibadan section) with an extension to Lagos Port, Apapa. Mrs Bolanle Ogunlola, the Assistant Director of Public Affairs Unit at the State Ministry of …

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Exposed! What Obaseki Said Will Make Him Reach Out to Oshiomhole

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki has said that he will not fail to reach out to his predecessor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole if he believes that the former APC Chairman has something tangible to contribute to the growth of Edo State. Obaseki stated this while appearing as a guest on Channels Television’s Politics Today. “If I find out that …

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NBC sanctions AIT, Channels, Arise over Lekki shooting

The National Broadcasting Station (NBC) has sanctioned three major broadcast stations over their alleged roles in escalation of violence across the nation . The regulators fined Arise TV, African Independent Television (AIT) and Channels Television between N2million and N3million.The stations were accused of airing unverified images of the alleged shooting. The protest, which began on a peaceful note has since gone violence, with many states …

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