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Buhari’s minister, Sharon Ikeazor reveals real reasons she was appointed

The Minister of State for Environment, Sharon Ikeazor has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari appointed her as minister due to hard work. Ikeazor, who was the immediate past Executive Secretary of the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD, said Buhari appointed her solely on the basis of her work at PTAD. Speaking at a reception organised […] Buhari’s minister, Sharon Ikeazor reveals real reasons she was appointed [hmp_player]

Onaiyekan, CAN president Ayokunle get new appointment

Rev. Dr Samson Ayokunle, the President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and John Cardinal Onaiyekan, the Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, have emerged Honorary Presidents of the Council of Religions for Peace (RfP). Mr Samuel Kwamkur, Director, Legal and Public Affairs of CAN, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday in Jos. According the […] Onaiyekan, CAN president Ayokunle get new appointment [hmp_player]

Man docked over alleged N4.3m fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Kano Zonal Office, Thursday arraigned one Sadiq Ibrahim over alleged breach of trust. He was dragged before a Kano State Vacation High Court under Justice Farouk Lawan. EFCC Head, Media and Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren said this in a statement in Abuja. Uwujaren explained, “The petitioner alleged that the […] Man docked over alleged N4.3m fraud [hmp_player]

Miyetti Allah asks Police to arrest errant herdsmen in Ondo

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, in Ondo State, has told the Ondo Police Command to arrest and prosecute any of its members found grazing around the Airport in Akure, Ondo State. The management of the airport had lodged several complaints to the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, and the Ondo […] Miyetti Allah asks Police to arrest errant herdsmen in Ondo [hmp_player]

What Jose Mourinho did to me – Lukaku

Inter Milan striker, Romelu Lukaku has disclosed that his former manager, Jose Mourinho, convinced him to join Manchester United instead of Chelsea. Man United beat Chelsea to the signing of Lukaku in the 2017 summer transfer window, when the then-Everton hit-man seemed poised to return to Stamford Bridge. But Lukaku has now said that a […] What Jose Mourinho did to me – Lukaku [hmp_player]

Buhari’s minister: What Akpabio was caught doing in Abuja after swearing-in [VIDEO]

Godswill Akpabio, one of the ministers sworn-in by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday was caught partying and dancing immediately after the inauguration. Akpabio, a former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, was one of the 43 ministers assigned portfolios yesterday at the Presidential Villa. He was assigned the ministry of Niger Delta Affairs as the senior […] Buhari’s minister: What Akpabio was caught doing in Abuja after swearing-in [VIDEO] [hmp_player]

Decongestion: Kogi Chief Justice, Ajanah frees nine inmates from Okene Prison

In continuation of the 2019 prison tour, the Chief Judge of Kogi State, Justice Nasir Ajanah, has discharged nine inmates awaiting trial in Okene Prison. The inmates, whom he released unconditionally, were; Ige Kekere, Onipe Ojo, Balegi Agbaje, Danjuma Eguru, Adamu Audu, Samuel Emmanuel and Uzochi Ebuka, who he termed a psychiatric case and declared […] Decongestion: Kogi Chief Justice, Ajanah frees nine inmates from Okene Prison [hmp_player]

Igbo trader murdered in South Africa

The Nigeria Union, South Africa (NUSA) on Wednesday announced the murder of another Nigerian. The union’s President, Adetola Olubajo, said that the victim, 46-year-old Obinna Stanley Ayanele, hailed from Uruala, Ideato North Local Government Area of Imo State. He said Ayanele was murdered in cold blood by some criminals in his shop in Krugersdorp, Johannesburg, […] Igbo trader murdered in South Africa [hmp_player]