Plateau Govt Relaxes Curfew In Jos North, Lifts Ban On Tricycles

Plateau state government has lifted the curfew in Jos North Local Government Area. Governor Simon Lalong’s spokesman, Dr Makut Macham also revealed that the government has lifted the ban on operations of tricycles, commonly referred to as Keke in the state. However no tricycle will be allowed to operate between the hours of 6pm to 6am. The approval was given after a meeting of the …

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Gulak’s Death: Uzodinma breaks silence, says it’s clear case of political assassination

ABUJA – Hope Uzodinma of Imo state has expressed shock over the killing of APC stalwart, Ahmed Gulak, describing the incident as an unfortunate clear case of political assassination.  Addressing Imo people in a broadcast at the Government House in Owerri the Imo State capital, the governor said he is really saddened by the gruesome murder which underscores the ugly security situation in Imo State …

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Borno Govt House Gutted By Fire

Maiduguri – (Precise Post) – Borno State Government House, was on Tuesday afternoon gutted by fire. The Sun reports that the fire started at about 3 pm at one of the powerhouses where generators providing electricity for the entire Government House was situated. Some personnel said the fire started from the generator which is about 400 metres to Governor Babagana Zulum’s office, shortly after a …

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Nasarawa: Buhari upgrades Marhai forest reserve to a national park

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the upgrading of the Marhai forest reserve, in Wamba Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, into a national park. Conservator-General and Chief Executive Officer, National Park Services, Ibrahim Musa Goni, disclosed this while on a courtesy call on the Nasarawa State governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, at the Government House, on Monday. The Conservator-General …

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Gov Ganduje Reveals How He Escaped Plane Crash In 1996

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state on Thursday, recounted how he escaped a plane crash that claimed the life of the former Military administrator of the state, late Col. Abdullahi Wase, and some other state government officials. The governor narrated his experience when he received the newly appointed Nigerian Ambassador to Romania, Barr. Safiya Nuhu, a Kano indigene, whose father also died in the plane …

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Abduction: Kaduna hands over 5 freed students to parents

The Kaduna State Government on Thursday hand over the five out of the 39 abducted students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Mando in Igabi Local Government Area of the state released by bandits to their parents. On Thursday night, March 11, 2021, the bandits in large numbers invaded the school located opposite the Nigerian Defence Academy along the Kaduna International Airport road and …

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Uzodinma Summons Emergency Security Meeting After Attack On Police HQ

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma has summoned emergency security meeting with heads of security agencies at the Government House, Owerri. The meeting is coming few hours after unknown gunmen attacked Police headquarters and Imo Correctional Service centre in Owerri. The attackers burnt down vehicles at the Police headquarters and freed inmates at the Correctional centre. They also …

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UPDATED: Hoodlums free over 2,000 prisoners in Imo

No fewer than 2,000 inmates escaped on Monday morning in Owerri, the Imo State capital when suspected hoodlums attacked the Correctional Facility near the State Government House. The hoodlums also attacked the Imo Police command headquarters where they freed another 600 suspects in custody. They set the police headquarters ablaze with dozens of vehicles burnt in the process. According to sources, the attack started around …

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APC National Chairmanship: Al-makura Support Group Appoints Gov Sule As Patron

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, has emerged sole patron for the Al-makura Support Group, advocating for Senator Umaru Tanko Al-makura to become the next national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The group, announced Engineer Sule’s nomination as its patron, while on an advocacy visit, at the Government House, on Monday. Director General of the …

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Gov Sule Moves To Restore Peace In Toto, Sends Bill Before Assembly To Give Legal Backing To Turunku Chiefdom

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule has taken steps to ensure lasting peace in Toto Local Government Area of the state as he has hinted of his administration’s plan to send a bill to the State House of Assembly, to give legal backing to the executive order creating the Turunku chiefdom. Engineer Sule made this known during a …

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Use 25% Funds Expended On Fuel Subsidy To Provide Health Insurance For Vulnerable Nigerians – Okowa To FG

By Ogechi Okorie Asaba (Precise Post) – Delta State Governor Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has urged the federal government to use 25% of funds expended on fuel subsidy to provide health insurance for vulnerable Nigerians. According to Okowa, “If 25% of the money being used to subsidize today is spent to provide health insurance for Nigerians, especially the poor, it will help us to reduce maternal …

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Nasarawa: FG To Cultivate 100,000 Hectares Of Land For Rice Production

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule has hinted that the Federal Government has approached the State Government, with a view to accessing 100, 000 hectares of land for rice cultivation. Governor Sule disclosed this while playing host to the Managing Director of the Lower Benue River Basin Development Authority, Engineer Muhammad Addra, who led a delegation on a …

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Key Into National Hajj Saving Scheme – Gov Sule Urges Intending Pilgrims

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – As part of efforts to make it a seemless exercise, Engineer Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has urged intending pilgrims from the state, to key into the National Hajj Savings Scheme, towards actualizing their dream to fulfil their pilgrimage rites. Engineer Sule made the call while flagging-off the scheme at the Government House, on Tuesday. The Governor highlighted …

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COVID-19: Gov Sule, Deputy Take Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaccine In Public Glare

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Governor of Nasarawa State, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, alongside his deputy, Dr. Emmanuel Akabe, publicly took the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine publicly, flagging-off the vaccination exercise in the state. Engineer Sule and his deputy received the vaccination at a ceremony at the Government House, on Tuesday. Addressing the press shortly after taking the vaccination, the Governor, urged mostly those at the …

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