Traders cry out as midnight fire destroys goods worth millions in Oyo market

Goods worth millions of naira were midnight of Friday destroyed at the popular Orita-Aperin market in Ibadan, the state capital. The cause of the fire incident, which razed the market, is yet to be ascertained as at the time of filing this report on Saturday. The Babaloja of Orita-Aperin, Mr. Abiodun Ahmed, while speaking, said […] Traders cry out as midnight fire destroys goods worth millions in Oyo market [hmp_player]

Election petitions tribunal warns APC against delay tactics

The Governorship Elections Tribunal sitting in Uyo has warned the All Progressives Congress, APC, and its candidate, Nsima Ekere, against delay tactics. The tribunal led by justice A.M. Yakubu, gave the warning in reaction to a request by Ekere for more time to respond to applications made by respondents. This is as counsel to Ekere, […] Election petitions tribunal warns APC against delay tactics [hmp_player]

Abiola was a Zikist, declare Nnamdi Azikiwe’s birthday public holiday – Gov. Obiano begs Buhari

The Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to also declare the birthday of Nigeria’s first president, Nnamdi Azikiwe, as public holiday. This was as he commended Buhari for honoring the presumed winner of the June 12, 1993, presidential vote, Chief Moshood Abiola, with the renaming of the National Stadium in […] Abiola was a Zikist, declare Nnamdi Azikiwe’s birthday public holiday – Gov. Obiano begs Buhari [hmp_player]

CAN blows hot, reveals what it will do over Kaduna religious bill

The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Kaduna state chapter says it will challenge the legality of the religious bill recently passed by the former State House of Assembly, in court. The CAN state chairman, Reverend John Joseph Hayab, who spoke on the religious bill to newsman in Kaduna, said, “We are going to court over […] CAN blows hot, reveals what it will do over Kaduna religious bill [hmp_player]

Ekweremadu reacts to emergence of Abaribe, other PDP members as Senate officers

Former Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has congratulated the minority principal officers of the 9th Senate. The Enugu-born politician expressed confidence in the ability of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, members to be a formidable opposition in the Senate. He tweeted at the weekend: “I heartily congratulate my brother, friend, and ally, […] Ekweremadu reacts to emergence of Abaribe, other PDP members as Senate officers [hmp_player]

Transfer: Brazil star, Everton Soares names Premier League club he wants to join

Gremio star, Everton Soares, has revealed the Premier League club he wants to join. Soares expressed interest in moving to the Premier League and Manchester United precisely. Manchester City, Manchester United, AC Milan and Paris Saint-Germain are among the heavyweight sides in contention for his signature. The 23-year-old, nicknamed the ‘little onion’, is one of […] Transfer: Brazil star, Everton Soares names Premier League club he wants to join [hmp_player]