Widow narrates how in-laws are forcing her to drink water used in bathing her late husband’s corpse

Awka – A 34-year-old widow, Mrs Chioma Asomugha from Ubahuekem in Ihiala area of Anambra, has raised alarm that her in-laws were forcing her to drink water used in bathing her late husband’s corpse. Chioma, the widow, confirmed the report in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Awka. She alleged that the brothers of her late husband, Charles, …

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Confusion Over Death Of NECO Boss As Wife, Son Disagree On Cause of Obioma’s Death

A controversy is brewing as family members of late Professor Godswill Obioma have disagreed on what caused his death. Obioma before his death was the Registrar of the National Examination Council. According to DailyPost, while the wife, Elizabeth Obioma who broke the news claimed that her husband was assassinated, the son came up with a version that his father actually died from heart attack. According …

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Lagos teenage factory worker killed in industrial accident on resumption day

Seventeen-year-old Babatunde Abdulrahmon has succumbed to the injuries he sustained on the day he resumed work as a mixer at a manufacturing company, Mingyi Trading Company Limited, Satellite Town, Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos State PUNCH Metro gathered that the teenager, who went to the company in search of work, was introduced to the manager, Uchenna Umeanna, who put him under a supervisor. …

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Eight days after, SS2 Ceder school girl still missing in Abuja

By James Abraham and Godfrey George Abuja – A 15-year-old student of the Ceder International College, Abuja, Nimota Olatunde, has gone missing while trying to repair her torn school uniform. PUNCH Metro gathered that the disappearance of the student had caused panic among her family members and friends. Olatunde’s mother, Juliana Olajide, who lives in Jos, said on Thursday that her daughter had not been …

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#EndSARS: Mother Of Six Asks Panel To Help Locate Missing Husband

Ikeja – The Lagos State Judicial Panel on Restitution of Victims for SARS and other related matters resumed its sitting on Saturday. During the sitting, a trader, Mrs Gift Effiong, told the panel that she has been looking for her husband since he left home during the #EndSARS protests last year. The witness detailed how she went from one police station to another searching for …

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Professor Okiwelu legacy evident in quality of solution-oriented scientific research he spearheaded – Jonathan

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Former President Goodluck Jonathan has eulogised late Prof. Emeritus Samuel N Okiwelu, saying his legacy in the Department of Animal & Environmental Biology is evident in the quality of solution-oriented scientific research he spearheaded. Jonathan stated this during the Special Convocation and Service of Songs in honour of Prof. Emeritus Samuel N Okiwelu at the University of Port …

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Plaza assault: How phone repairer, Peter Onyiuke has been detained for 1 week on CCT chairman’s order

By Kunle Sanni Unlike many Christians who celebrated Easter with their loved ones in their homes, Peter Onyiuke marked his in the custody of the police at Wuse Zone 2 in Abuja, following his arrest a week ago allegedly on the instruction of the chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Danladi Umar. Mr Onyiuke is a phone repairer with an outlet at the Banex …

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There’s No Joy At Easter For My Family – Chibok Farmer Whose Son Is Held By Boko Haram Cries Out

According to a report by SaharaReporters, a Nigerian farmer and commercial driver in Pemi community in the Chibok Local Government Area of Borno State, has cried out over his abducted son. The farmer who is identified only as Adamu, has lamented that there will be no joy for him and his family members this Easter as the Boko Haram insurgents continue to keep his four-year-old …

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Students Abduction: Attacks On Schools Slap On Face Of Education And Progress – Sadiya Farouq

…..Extols the works of NGOs As a public servant, especially one tasked with presiding over a ministry like the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development every day present a unique and peculiar set of challenges. This week has been excruciatingly tasking as we awaited the safe return of students, staff & family members of Govt. Technical College, Kagara in Niger State & …

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How 4 Bandits Were Freed For Release of Abducted Students, Teachers

Minna (Precise Post) –It has been gathered that Staff, students and others abducted by gunmen from Government Science College Kagara in Niger State were freed Saturday morning after officials agreed to release four members of the bandits’ gang, sources familiar with the process told Daily Trust on Sunday. Recall that the armed gang had attacked the school located in Rafi Local Government on February 17 …

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Biden Warns Brother Over Business Dealings – Report

By Our Reporter Washington (Precise Post) – According to a new report, President Biden has warned his younger brother Frank Biden not to get involved in any business deals that would dog the family before the younger Biden touted his relationship with the commander-in-chief in an Inauguration Day ad, according to a new report. The former veep, whose scandal-scarred son Hunter Biden is under federal …

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Oyo Attack On Fulanis: Arewa Forum Threatens Counter-attacks In the North

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), has called on the Federal Government to stop the attack on Fulanis in Ibarapa area of Oyo State now or it will instigate counter-attacks in the north. The ACF, in a statement on Saturday by its National Publicity Secretary, Emmanuel Yawe, said the body received reports of an attack by Yoruba youths on …

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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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U.S. officials Face Sanction From China for ‘Nasty Behaviour’ Over Taiwan

By our Reporter Beijing (Precise Post) – U.S. officials who have engaged in “nasty behaviour” over Chinese-claimed Taiwan will face sanctions, China’s Foreign Ministry said on Monday, after Washington lifted curbs on exchanges between U.S. and Taiwanese officials. Sino-U.S. ties have worsened as China has already condemned this month’s easing, announced by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in the waning days of President Donald …

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#Rape: Nigeria Records 717 Cases in First 5 Months of 2020 – Statistics

….Says 60% of women trafficked in Africa are Nigerians By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouk has revealed that from available statistics, Nigeria recorded 717 rape cases in the first 5 months of 2020. Farouk who took to her twitter handle to disclose this, said the statistics made available by the Nigerian Police …

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Armed Forces Remembrance Day: Gov Sule Solicits Support for Families of Fallen Heroes

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, has solicited for support from Nigerians for the families of the country’s fallen heroes who sacrificed their lives for the peace and unity of the country. Engineer Sule made the call during this year’s wreath laying ceremony marking the Armed Forces Remembrance Day, at the Government House, on Friday. The Governor called …

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