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I did not turn Akwa Ibom Government House into a sex den – Akpabio

Former Akwa Ibom State Governor, Godswill Akpabio has denied reports that he turned the state Government House to a sex den during his tenure. Akpabio, in a statement by his media aide, Anietie Ekong, described the allegation contained in a report by a news site titled ‘How Governors Turn Government Houses to Sex Havens,’ as […] I did not turn Akwa Ibom Government House into a sex den – Akpabio [hmp_player]

Governor Gaidam condoles YTV reporter over mother’s demise

Governor Ibrahim Gaidam has extended his condolences and those of the Yobe State Government to Mr. Jonathan Gopep, Government House correspondent for the state-owned Yobe Television Service (YTV) and members of his family over the death of his mother, Madam LAMI GOPEP who passed on Monday 17th August 2015. Aged 75, Madam Lami Gopep was […] Governor Gaidam condoles YTV reporter over mother’s demise [hmp_player]

Oliseh reveals why he ‘hates’ Jay Jay Okocha

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Sunday Oliseh, has spoken about his relationship with former team-mate, Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha. There have been a lot of speculations surrounding their friendship and it has been suggested that both men don’t see eye to eye. But while responding to questions by a reporter recently, Oliseh replied sarcastically: […] Oliseh reveals why he ‘hates’ Jay Jay Okocha [hmp_player]

APC leaders snub Fashola’s book presentation

The launch of three books written in honour of the immediate past governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola was a shadow of the expected large turnout of the who is who in his party, as leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, stayed away from the launch of the books in Lagos on […] APC leaders snub Fashola’s book presentation [hmp_player]

Anambra prostitutes on rampage over demolition of brothels, embark on strike

The Anambra State Urban Development Board, ASUDEB, have rendered no fewer than 2000 commercial sex workers at the cattle market, Amansea, in Awka North Local Government Area of the state homeless. The agency over the weekend stormed the brothel at 3:12 pm with over 50 armed police officers, stressing that the place was been used […] Anambra prostitutes on rampage over demolition of brothels, embark on strike [hmp_player]

Baba Sala hospitalized, family says health has deteriorated

Legendary act, Pa Moses Adejumo Olaiya, better known as Baba Sala is reportedly experiencing a deteriorating health. Report says the comic actor’s health has become unstable lately. DAILY POST recalls that the ‘Malian’ guitarist and father of modern Nigerian comedy, as he is usually tagged, with several awards to his credit in drama and juju […] Baba Sala hospitalized, family says health has deteriorated [hmp_player]

Ireland team arrives Nigeria September on trade mission

The Irish Ambassador to Nigeria, Sean Hoy, has announced that his country would enter into bilateral trade discussion with Nigeria to enhance economic development of the two countries. Ambassador Hoy, who paid a courtesy call on Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu state at the Government House, Enugu added that an Irish trade mission is billed […] Ireland team arrives Nigeria September on trade mission [hmp_player]

National Assembly will create laws to enable development of mineral resources – Senator Kaura

Senator representing Zamfara North Senatorial District of Zamfara State, Tijjani Yahaya Kaura has disclosed that the National Assembly would put in place enabling legal instrument that would facilitate diversification of Nigerian economy into development of solid minerals and agriculture other than oil that is the case now. In an interview with DAILY POST In his […] National Assembly will create laws to enable development of mineral resources – Senator Kaura [hmp_player]

81-year-old hunter in court for killing colleague

An 81-year-old hunter, Orija Joseph, was on Monday charged before an Ekiti Magistrates’ Court, sitting in Ado-Ekiti, over the death of his colleague. While testifying in court, the prosecutor, Sgt. Oriyomi Akinwale, said the accused committed the offence on August 12 at Imesi-Ekiti, in Gbonyin Local Government Area of the State. Akinwale stressed that Joseph […] 81-year-old hunter in court for killing colleague [hmp_player]