RCCG apologises to minister over Osun road project 

By James Isaac Abuja (Precise Post) – Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN), on Thursday, dismissed alleged payment of N151million to a firm for a road rehabilitated by the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) in Osun State. Fashola in his submission before the Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions, probing the allegation, said the claim by the church was …

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Focus on insecurity, drop hijab bill, CAN tells National Assembly

The body, therefore urged the sponsor, and National Assembly members by extension, to focus on the more pressing issues in the country, including insecurity. Abdullahi, who is representing Bida/Gbako/Katcha Federal Constituency in Niger State, has sponsored the Religious Discrimination (Prohibition and Prevention) Bill 2021, which has passed first and second readings. In his opening remarks, Abdullahi partly said, “I see a problem that has become …

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Shun Imposition, Abia Bye-election Outcome A Wake-up Call On Anambra Guber – Group To Party Hierarchy

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – Group under the auspices of APC Patriots, Anambra chapter has called on the All Progressives Congress to led from the mistake that led to the party’s abysmal performance in last Saturday’s bye-election in Abia state and jettison any plan to foist an unpopular candidate in this year’s gubernatorial election in the state. The group observed that the rancour …

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Abia Bye- Election: PDP’s Chimobi Wins Aba North/Aba South Federal Constituency

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Chimaobi Iheanyichukwu Ebisike has emerged the winner of the Aba North/Aba South Federal Constituency Bye-Election, held on 27th March 2021, the Independent National Electoral Commission has declared. Chimaobi emerged the winner of the election with 10, 322 votes out of the 16, 017 total votes cast. The candidate of the All Progressives Congress, …

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Fatuhu-Buhari’s Nephew Shows Off His Multimillion Naira Home In Abuja

By Our Staff Abuja (Precise Post) – Muhammed Fatuhu, nephew to President Muhammadu Buhari and member of the House of Representatives, has showed off a new house he built in Abuja. Muhammed, who represents Daura/Maiadua/Sandamu Federal Constituency on the platform of ruling All Progressives Congress, said he build the house “within four years.” The lawmaker shared a stunning angular view of the massive house in …

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Rebranding Of NDDC Will Go Beyond Probe -Hon Tunji-Ojo Blows Hot

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – Federal lawmaker representing Akoko North East /North West federal constituency and chairman, House of Representatives committee on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Honourable Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo has said that the journey for the rebranding of the NDDC will not stop with the issue of probe, saying “that is just a very minor part of our journey. He stated that …

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Reopen Warri Airport – Reps Urge FG

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – House of Representatives on Tuesday urged the federal government through the ministry of aviation and other relevant ones to reopen Warri airport for full flight operations. The facility also named after Osubi where it is located in Okpe/Sapeie/vaie Federal constituency of Delta State was closed in February 2020. The call for its reopening followed a motion under matters …

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Abaribe Mourns Hon Ossy Prestige, Describes Him As Friend, Brother

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Minority Leader of the Senate, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, has expressed sorrow and deep shock over the death of Hon. Ossy Prestige, who until his death represents Aba North/South Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives. In a statement released in Abuja on Tuesday by his Media Adviser, Uchenna Awom, he declared that ‘Ossy’s death is a personal loss …

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Senate President Expresses Sadness Over Death Of Hon. Ossy Prestige

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has expressed shock and sadness over the death of Hon. Ossy Chinedu Prestige. Hon. Prestige represented Aba North/ABA South Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, having been first elected in 2015 and re-elected in 2019. Lawan who expressed his sadness in a statement signed by his Special Adviser(Media), Ola Awoniyi said …

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Senate Adjourns Plenary in Honour of Late Hon Ossy Prestige

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – The Senate has adjourned plenary on Tuesday shortly after resumption in honour of late Honourable Ossy Prestige. Leader of the Senate, Senator Yahaya Abdullahi moved the motion for adjournment after the President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan read his address of welcome to members. The minority leader, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe seconded the motion for adjournment of plenary, reminded …

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Faisal, Maina’s Son, Flees To U.S – EFCC Tells Court

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – Faisal Maina, son of Abdulrasheed Maina, former Chairman, defunct Pension Reformed Task Team (PRTT), has fled to the United States of America (USA), the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said. The EFCC’s Counsel, Mohammed Abubakar, on Thursday, told Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja. Abubakar said from the information at the disposal of …

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Former Speaker of Sokoto House of Assembly Kills Armed Robber, Injures Others

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Former Speaker of the Sokoto State House of Assembly and House of Representatives member, Abdullahi Balarabe Salame has disclosed that he killed one of the gunmen that stormed his home, on Friday midnight. House of Representatives member Abdullahi Balarabe Salame has disclosed that he killed one of the gunmen that stormed his home, on Friday midnight. They attacked …

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Just In: Hon. D.C. Hosea is dead

By Callistus Agwaza Jalingo (Precise Post) – A former member of the House of representatives, representing Kurmi/Gashaka/Sardauna federal constituency in Taraba State Mr. Danaasabe Charles Hosea is dead. A family member who confirmed the sad news to our correspondent said that Hosea died of suspected complications from Diabetes at a hospital in Abuja. Hosea, who served as local government Chairman of Kurmi local government area …

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Jubril Martins Kuye Dies at 78

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Senator Jubril Martins-Kuye former Minister of State for Finance and Minister of Commerce and Industry is dead. He died at the age of 78 in his residence at Victoria Garden City, Lagos. One of his children, Bolaji, confirmed this to The PUNCH on Sunday. He said, “I can confirm to you that he passed on about 10:05 this morning. …

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Maternal Mortality Reduced in Cross River – Hon Ekpo-Bassey

Abuja (Precise Post) – The lawmaker representing Bakassi State Constituency in the Cross River House of Assembly, Dr Ekpo Ekpo-Bassey, on Sunday in Calabar commended the reduction in maternal mortality in the state. Dr Bassey, who is the Chairman, House Committee on Health, attributed the feat to the doggedness of Dr Janet Ekpenyong, Director-General of the Cross River Primary Healthcare Agency. The lawmaker, who did …

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Rivers APC Crisis Worsens as Amaechi, Aguma’s Camps Fight Dirty Over Suspensions

By Ogechi Okorie Harcourt (Precise Post) – The crisis rocking the Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has worsened with the suspension of Senator Magnus Abe, Hon. Igo Aguma, Wogu Boms and Livingstone Wechie by the camp of the party loyal to Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi. The Amaechi faction had on Saturday suspended the quartet, and expelled some others for alleged anti-party …

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