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How hoodlums disrupted Trade Moni programmer in Ogun

There was pandemonium at the distribution of the Federal Government’s ‘Trader Moni’ loan on Tuesday in Abeokuta, Ogun, as some hoodlums reportedly stormed the Lafenwa Market, venue of the programme, to disrupt it. The Trader Moni scheme, which is a Federal Government social intervention programme, which provides interest-free loans of N10,000 was, however, disrupted by […] How hoodlums disrupted Trade Moni programmer in Ogun [hmp_player]

We’ve configured all card readers in FCT – INEC

The Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Mr. Yahaya Bello has said the reconfiguration of the smart card readers for the nation’s capital has been concluded. He said this in a chat with the media in Abuja on Tuesday. DAILY POST reports that fears are rife in some […] We’ve configured all card readers in FCT – INEC [hmp_player]

Benue Police Command gets new PRO

The Benue State Police Commissioner, CP. Omololu S. Bishi, has appointed a new Police Public Relations Officer for the Command. She is DSP Anene Sewuese Catherine. She takes over from DSP. Moses Joel Yamu, who has been redeployed to Akwa Ibom State Command. Until her appointment, she was the Divisional Crime Officer (DCO) ‘D’ Division […] Benue Police Command gets new PRO [hmp_player]

2019 presidency: What postponement has done to elections – Prof. Nwabueze

Legal icon and elder statesman, Professor Ben Nwabueze, SAN, has lamented the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. The legal luminary noted that the move had compromised the credibility of the elections. DAILY POST reported that INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, had few hours to the polls, […] 2019 presidency: What postponement has done to elections – Prof. Nwabueze [hmp_player]

Livescore: Latest Champions League result for Liverpool vs Bayern Munich

European heavyweights Liverpool and Bayern Munich lock horns at Anfield on Tuesday night. Jurgen Klopp’s men secured their spot in the first knockout phase, following a 1-0 win over Napoli, to finish runner-ups behind Paris Saint-Germain in Group C. Bayern enjoyed an easier route to the last 16, going undefeated en route to topping a […] Livescore: Latest Champions League result for Liverpool vs Bayern Munich [hmp_player]

Livescore: Latest Champions League result for Lyon vs Barcelona

Barcelona travel to Lyon in their Champions League last-16 clash. Ernesto Valverde’s side are still fighting on all three fronts and are desperate to make up for last season’s disastrous exit at the hands of Roma. Lyon, who gave Manchester City real trouble in the group stages of the competition, have made it to the […] Livescore: Latest Champions League result for Lyon vs Barcelona [hmp_player]

Livescore: Latest Champions League round of 16 results (Tuesday)

The Champions League round of 16 fixtures continue this midweek. The pick of the bunch on Tuesday, is Liverpool’s home clash with Bayern Munich. In the other game, Barcelona travel to face Ligue 1 outfit Lyon. Both games kick off at 9pm West African time. Tuesday, February 19 21:00 Liverpool vs FC Bayern München 21:00 […] Livescore: Latest Champions League round of 16 results (Tuesday) [hmp_player]

Lawmaker laments threat to life as thugs attack his office in Lagos

The lawmaker at the Federal House of Assembly representing Oshodi-Isolo Federal Constituency I, Hon Mutiu Shadimu has raised the alarm over threat to his life as some hoodlums attacked his office in Lagos. Shadimu, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) House of Representatives candidate in a statement, said the thugs destroyed property and injured his Personal […] Lawmaker laments threat to life as thugs attack his office in Lagos [hmp_player]

Jussie Smollett’s role in Empire slashed over ‘staged’ homophobic attack

Popular actor, Jussie Smollett’s role in Empire, an American series movie, has been slashed following ‘staged’ homophobic attack scandal. Empire’ writers are reportedly busy making edits in the original script, which scheduled Smollett for nine scenes and a big musical number, according to TMZ. The medium further reported that Jussie’s character, “Jamal, was originally scheduled […] Jussie Smollett’s role in Empire slashed over ‘staged’ homophobic attack [hmp_player]

Nigeria election 2019: Obasanjo, PDP in alliance to kill Nigeria – Former Senate President raises alarm

Former Senate President, Senator Ameh Ebute, has raised the alarm over the alleged alliance between ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo and leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to d allegedly estabilize Nigeria. Ebute said the union between Obasanjo and leadership of the PDP was aimed at unsettling and killing Nigeria. The elder statesman made this claim […] Nigeria election 2019: Obasanjo, PDP in alliance to kill Nigeria – Former Senate President raises alarm [hmp_player]