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100 days: Ambode’s performance is dismal; policies unclear – Lagos PDP

The Lagos state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has described the performance of governor Ambode in the first 100 days as dismal and projected to continue with unclear policies. According to the PDP in a statement signed by its Publicity Secretary, Taofik Gani, “there is no doubt that Governor Ambode is overwhelmed by […] 100 days: Ambode’s performance is dismal; policies unclear – Lagos PDP [hmp_player]

Woman cuts off husband’s friend’s penis in his attempt to rape her

An Akwa-Ibom State indigene, identified as Mrs Okon Iniabasi, has reportedly cut off a man’s penis when he attempted to rape her. The incident happened in the Ikono Local Government Area of the state. The man, Linus Ibok, Punch reports, is her husband’s best friend. Reports say Ibok had on Saturday, accompanied his friend, Iniabasi’s […] Woman cuts off husband’s friend’s penis in his attempt to rape her [hmp_player]

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes Real Madrid’s all-time La Liga scorer

Real Madrid forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, is now Real Madrid’s all-time leading goalscorer in La Liga. The Portuguese captain netted five times, as Madrid hammered Espanyol 6-0 on Saturday, including a first-half hat-trick. It is the second time Ronaldo will be scoring five goals in a game and he is the first player to have achieved […] Cristiano Ronaldo becomes Real Madrid’s all-time La Liga scorer [hmp_player]

Al-Makura denies ‘go to hell’ story

The governor of Nasarawa State, Umaru Tanko Al-makura, has denied allegations making the rounds on the social media and some online publications that his convoy assaulted a young lady and her siblings on his way to Abuja on Thursday. According to reports, the governor’s convoy was said to have run the lady out of the […] Al-Makura denies ‘go to hell’ story [hmp_player]

Kogi Guber: Elders group warns PDP against Echocho

As the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, gets set to conduct its governorship primaries in Kogi State on Monday, a group, Kogi State Elders Council for Good Governance, have warned the party against the possibility of fielding a governorship aspirant, Jubril Isah Echocho as its gubernatorial candidate in the November 21 election. The group, in a […] Kogi Guber: Elders group warns PDP against Echocho [hmp_player]

Buhari will bring back moral values in governance – Onu assures

One of the founding fathers of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and former Abia State governor, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, has expressed optimism that the Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government will work hard to restore moral values in governance and the people. The political titan, who made this assertion yesterday at this year’s New Yam festival (Iri […] Buhari will bring back moral values in governance – Onu assures [hmp_player]

CACOL blasts APC Governors for refusing to declare their assets

The Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders, CACOL, has come hard on the decision of governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, not to publicly declare their assets as President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo have done. It will be recalled that the APC governors said it was not compulsory for them to declare […] CACOL blasts APC Governors for refusing to declare their assets [hmp_player]

Enyeama returns to action in Ligue 1

Super Eagles captain and first-choice goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, returned to action for Lille on Saturday. Enyeama, who recently lost his mother, kept his fourth clean sheet in Ligue 1, as his club and Lyon drew 0-0 at the Stade Municipal de Gerland. The 33-year-old kept out late efforts from Mathieu Valbuena and Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa, in […] Enyeama returns to action in Ligue 1 [hmp_player]