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Afenifere slams Buhari for appointing nine ministers from North-West

The Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, has condemned the allocation of ministries by President Muhammadu Buhari, with nine ministers from the North-West. Among the six geopolitical zones in the country, the North-west, which consists Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Sokoto and Zamfara states, have the highest number of ministers. The nine cabinet members from the North-west […] Afenifere slams Buhari for appointing nine ministers from North-West [hmp_player]

Gov. Obaseki swears-in 35-year-old commissioner, issues stern warning to Edo workers

Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has sworn-in 35-years-old Mr. Richard Edebiri, as a commissioner in the state, after confirmation by the Edo State House of Assembly. He also warned that public and civil servants found to be corrupt will be made to face the wrath of the law. The governor gave spoke on Wednesday […] Gov. Obaseki swears-in 35-year-old commissioner, issues stern warning to Edo workers [hmp_player]

Fani-Kayode issues stern warning to Buhari’s new ministers

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode (FFK) has cautioned the newly appointed ministers against poor performance in office. According to him, any minister who failed to perform would feel the ‘wrath’ of his pen. Recall that President Muhammadu Buhari swore in 43 ministers on Wednesday afternoon. Reacting to the swearing-in, Fani-Kayode pointed out that he […] Fani-Kayode issues stern warning to Buhari’s new ministers [hmp_player]

Two arrested in Ijebu-Ode for killing okada rider

Men of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested two suspects, Lekan Odusote, 27, and Monday John, 22, over the killing of a yet to be identified ‘okada’ rider before snatching his motorcycle, DAILY POST reports. The two suspects, who are natives of Ijebu-Ode, reportedly lured the bike man to Ikangba area of Obalende in […] Two arrested in Ijebu-Ode for killing okada rider [hmp_player]

Donald Duke loses Ikoyi home over alleged N540m debt

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, and United Bank for Africa to take over an Ikoyi, Lagos property of former governor of Cross River State, Mr Donald Duke, over an alleged N537,334,360.77 debt. According to Vanguard, the order was pursuant to an ex parte application, […] Donald Duke loses Ikoyi home over alleged N540m debt [hmp_player]

BBNaija: Venita issues warning to Gedoni over sudden ‘afffection’

Big Brother Naija, BBNaija, housemate, Venita has issued a stern warning to fellow housemate Gedoni over his love interest. DAILY POST recalls that Venita was on Sunday angry at Khafi for discussing her with other housemates. Speaking to Gedoni after the eviction show she told him she doesn’t care about Khafi and would have him […] BBNaija: Venita issues warning to Gedoni over sudden ‘afffection’ [hmp_player]

HURIWA attacks Buhari for appointing Muslims ministers of defence, interior

Human Rights Writers Association Of Nigeria (HURIWA) has criticised the appointment of Muslims as ministers of Interior and Defence by President Muhammadu Buhari. The group expressed its displeasure in a statement on Wednesday by the National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko, and National Media Affairs Director, Zainab Yusuf. According to HURIWA, the development in a heterogeneous […] HURIWA attacks Buhari for appointing Muslims ministers of defence, interior [hmp_player]

Ex-Oyo Gov, Alao-Akala breaks silence, speaks on ministerial appointment of kinsman, Sunday Dare

A former Governor of Oyo State, Chief Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala, on Wednesday broke silence for the first time since the 2019 gubernatorial election was held in the state. DAILY POST recalls that the former Governor, an indigene of Ogbomoso, who contested under the platform of Action Democratic Party (ADP) and later stepped down for the […] Ex-Oyo Gov, Alao-Akala breaks silence, speaks on ministerial appointment of kinsman, Sunday Dare [hmp_player]

Thierry Henry reveals why he flopped as Monaco manager, speaks on getting new job

Thierry Henry has claimed he took over a difficult task at Monaco and believes that he can be a successful coach, despite a poor start to his managerial career. The French legend took charge at his former club in October 2018 following Leonardo Jardim’s dismissal, taking over a Monaco team in a relegation fight. Henry […] Thierry Henry reveals why he flopped as Monaco manager, speaks on getting new job [hmp_player]

Femi Adesina, Garba Shehu, others get fresh appointments from Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, approved the re-appointment of Femi Adesina as Special Adviser, Media, and Publicity. The President also approved the re-appointment of Malam Garba Shehu as Senior Special Assistant, Media, and Publicity. The President also re-appointed Mr. Laolu Akande as Senior Special Assistant, Media, and Publicity, Office of the Vice President. President Buhari […] Femi Adesina, Garba Shehu, others get fresh appointments from Buhari [hmp_player]