We will soon deploy 5G technology, says FG

The Federal Government has announced it is going ahead with arrangements for deployment of Fifth Generation (5G) Technology in the telecommunications industry. The government allayed fears and concerns on health and security implications over deployment of 5G, asserting Nigeria cannot afford to be left behind. It added the resources and revenues to be earned from the deployment are so huge they cannot be ignored. Executive …

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Deployment of 5G Services: NCC, NIGCOMSAT sign MOU

By The Editor Abuja (Precise Post) – The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the Nigerian Communications Satellite (NigComSat) on Wednesday signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on clearing of C-band o facilitate the release of spectrum for commercial deployment of 5G services in Nigeria. The aim of this arrangement is to facilitate the release of spectrum for commercial deployment of 5G services in Nigeria. The signing …

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Biden policy shows hostile U.S. intent – N. Korea says, vows response

By Josh Smith North Korea lashed out at the United States and its allies in South Korea on Sunday in a series of statements saying recent comments from Washington are proof of a hostile policy that requires a corresponding response from Pyongyang. The statements, carried on state news agency KCNA, come after the White House on Friday said U.S. officials had completed a months-long review …

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‘How ex-governors, others acquired 800 Dubai assets’

No fewer than 35 past and present governors and 299 former office holders in Nigeria have been linked with multi-billion choice properties in London and Dubai, it was learnt on Tuesday. The eminent persons were said to have spent over $400m to acquire 800 properties in Dubai. Some of those implicated include a Northwest governor, two former Deputy Presidents of the Senate and a former …

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NWFL Embarks on Evangelism drive to spread the gospel of Women’s football

By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Nigeria women football league has taken a bold step to win more souls for Women’s football in Nigeria. At a time like this, when many see female footballers as school dropouts and societal nuisance, the NWFL has promised to change that perception by making parents understand that young talented women footballers can earn a living through …

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Hunt for missing Indonesian submarine with 53 crew intensifies as oxygen set to run out

Abuja (Precise Post) – Rescue aircraft and ships scoured the sea north of Bali on Friday as the hunt for a missing Indonesian submarine with 53 crew on board reached a critical phase due to limited supplies of oxygen aboard the 44-year-old vessel. More navy ships left the Indonesian base of Banyuwangi early on Friday to head to the Bali Sea where contact was lost …

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CBN Orders Banks, Forex Dealers To Accept Old, Lower Dollar Notes Or Face Sanctions

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has ordered banks and authorised foreign exchange (forex) dealers to accept both old series and lower denominations of the US dollars for deposit from customers. In a circular by the CBN’s Director of Currency Operations Department, Ahmed Umar, to all deposit money banks (DMBs), Bureau De Change (BDC) operators and the general public on Tuesday April 20, the apex …

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How Idriss Deby died

Idriss Deby was known for visiting the battlefield. After Boko Haram fighters launched a deadly attack on a Chadian army base in the village of Bohoma in March last year, the longtime president was seen walking on the shores of Lake Chad, next to his troops. And it was on the battlefield where the former soldier met his end. On Tuesday, Chad’s armed forces stunned …

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FACT CHECK: Did other countries print money as claimed by Emefiele?

While speaking at the Edo transition committee stakeholders engagement last week, Godwin Obaseki, governor of the state, said Nigeria is in huge financial trouble, adding that the federal government printed N60 billion as part of federal allocation for March. The governor expressed worry that the country has continued to borrow despite unclear means of refunding payments. “So we have run a very strange economy and strange presidential …

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#PantamiResign: Civil Society Drags Petitions US, Wants Buhari’s Communications Minister Added To Terror Watch List

A civil society organisation, Concerned Nigerians, has petitioned the United States government, urging the Joe Biden-led administration to investigate alleged involvement of Nigeria’s Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, with terrorist groups. The group also asked that the US place the minister on its terror watch list if the allegations against him were found to be true. The petition dated April 11, 2021 …

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Presidency reaffirms July delivery of 6 Super Tucano

The war against insurgency in the country will be revved up soon with the expected arrival of six Super Tucano light attack aircraft from the United States (U.S.) mid-July. Already, Nigerian Air Force (NAF) 14 personnel are in Georgia, U.S. for training on how to deploy the jets. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, disclosed this on his …

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I’ve no ties with Boko Haram –Patanmi

Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, has denied reports the United States allegedly placed him on a ‘terror watch list’ for alleged ties with the late Boko Haram founder, Mohammed Yusuf. He said he has been preaching against Boko Haram for over 15 years over its condemnable doctrines and practices. Pantami, an Islamic cleric, was alleged to have been a mentor to the …

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Terrorists, kidnappers demanding ransom in cryptocurrency — Moghalu

A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and former presidential candidate, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, has said that cryptocurrency has become attractive to kidnappers and terrorists who demand to be paid a ransom in the virtual currency because it is not easily traceable and is also uncontrolled by governments and central banks. He said at the Cybertech Global 2021 conference on cybersecurity …

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Cashew Nut Reduces High Blood Pressure – Expert

A new discovery in medical science may have emerged with the revelation that regular intake of cashew nut has the capacity to halt high blood pressure and thus save hypertensive patients from untimely death. Cashew Nut Reduces High Blood Pressure, Says ExpertWhy Persons Suffering From Dysentery Shouldn’t Cook, Swim or Have Sex — ExpertA medical expert, Professor Olusanya Arise, gave the revelation yesterday at the …

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See Reactions Trailing Biden’s Comment That His Cabinet Reflects America

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – United States President Joe Biden has posted a picture of his cabinet members saying it’s a reflection of the composition of America. Biden who made the comment via his official twitter handle said: “A Cabinet that looks like America.” Since Biden dropped the comment, the twitter has been buzzing with varying reactions some of which Precise Post captured …

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