MonthFebruary 2019

Nigeria election: Ex-NFF president, Sani-Lulu breaks silence on Buhari’s victory

Former President, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Alhaji Abdullahi Sani-Lulu, on Friday, described President Muhammdu Buhari’s victory in the presidential election as an affirmation of the Nigerian people’s confidence in him. Sani-Lulu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that the victory was a victory for the people. Sani-Lulu, an APC chieftain in Kogi, […] Nigeria election: Ex-NFF president, Sani-Lulu breaks silence on Buhari’s victory [hmp_player]

EPL: Eden Hazard speaks on Kepa

Chelsea ace, Eden Hazard has said that goalkeeper, Kepa Arrizabalaga, has the potential to become “one of the world’s best” keepers. Arrizabalaga was dropped by manager, Maurizio Sarri, from Chelsea’s squad that defeated Tottenham Hotspur in Wednesday’s Premier League encounter. The Spain international refused to be substituted in their Carabao Cup final defeat to Manchester […] EPL: Eden Hazard speaks on Kepa [hmp_player]

Oyo guber: Expect alliance that would dislodge APC – Makinde tells Oyo residents

The gubernatorial candidate of the People Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo state, Engineer Seyi Makinde on Thursday assured people of the state that opposition parties in the state are working to produce what he called a grand alliance to dislodge the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate, Mr. Adebayo Adelabu in the March […] Oyo guber: Expect alliance that would dislodge APC – Makinde tells Oyo residents [hmp_player]

‘We’ll resist you’ – CAN tackles El-Rufai over threat to demolish Dunamis Church in Kaduna

The Kaduna state chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has tackled Governor Nasir El-Rufai over his threat to demolish structures housing Dunamis church in the state. The state secretary of CAN, Dr. Sunday Ibrahim, said yesterday that Christians will resist any attempt to persecute them. CAN’s decisions came on the heels of an […] ‘We’ll resist you’ – CAN tackles El-Rufai over threat to demolish Dunamis Church in Kaduna [hmp_player]

Nigeria elections: What INEC must do with card readers – Bauchi voters

Ahead of the March 9 governorship and state Houses of Assembly elections, voters in Bauchi have urged the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to ensure that its smart card readers function effectively. They made the call in interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday against the backdrop of several incidents when the […] Nigeria elections: What INEC must do with card readers – Bauchi voters [hmp_player]

Nigeria election: US govt finally speaks on Buhari’s victory over Atiku

The United States, U.S, has congratulated Nigeria on its successful presidential election, and President Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election. U.S. Secretary of State, Michael Pompeo, in a statement, noted the assessments of international and domestic observer missions affirming the overall credibility of the election. Pompeo said the United States’ assessment was “in spite of localised […] Nigeria election: US govt finally speaks on Buhari’s victory over Atiku [hmp_player]

Nigeria election: PDP accuses police of colluding with APC, threatens to boycott guber polls

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused the Nigerian police of plotting with ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to rig the just-concluded presidential and the National Assembly elections in Jigawa State. PDP chieftain in the state, Mustapha Sule Lamido, and PDP Senatorial candidate Jigawa North Central, made the allegation in an interview with Freedom Radio […] Nigeria election: PDP accuses police of colluding with APC, threatens to boycott guber polls [hmp_player]