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9th Assembly: Nigerian Students tell Buhari to call Oshiomhole to order

The National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to call the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole to order. The student expressed sadness over Oshiomhole’s alleged plan to impose his candidates as principal officers of the 9th National Assembly. NANS staged a protest at the APC […] 9th Assembly: Nigerian Students tell Buhari to call Oshiomhole to order [hmp_player]

Pensioners battle Nigerian governors over non-payment of entitlements

Nigeria Union of Pensioners, NUP, South West Zone, has condemned the non-payment of their members’ entitlements by some state governors in the country. The pensioners, who threatened to take action by filing charges against the governors in the law court for subjecting their members across the country to untold hardship, stated that most of them […] Pensioners battle Nigerian governors over non-payment of entitlements [hmp_player]

Fulanization of Nigeria: Bode George slams Sule Lamido, backs Obasanjo

Former National Vice-Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Olabode George, has slammed a former Governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, for describing ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo as a religious and ethnic bigot. Pa George, a former military governor of Ondo State, spoke to journalists at his Ikoyi office in Lagos. He accused Lamido of disrespecting […] Fulanization of Nigeria: Bode George slams Sule Lamido, backs Obasanjo [hmp_player]

President Buhari reacts to outcome of India election

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on their election victory. Buhari appreciated the mutually beneficial Nigeria-India relationship and looked forward to expanding existing cooperation on energy, infrastructure, agriculture, manufacturing and health. This contained in a statement to DAILY POST on Thursday by Femi Adesina, […] President Buhari reacts to outcome of India election [hmp_player]

EPL: Van Persie apologizes to Arsenal fans over Man Utd move

Robin van Persie has apologized to Arsenal supporters, over his move to Manchester United in 2012. The Dutch striker went on to win the Premier League the following season, finishing as the top goalscorer in the league. Van Persie’s departure left a bitter tastes at the Emirates, that still resides in some quarters today. But […] EPL: Van Persie apologizes to Arsenal fans over Man Utd move [hmp_player]

Bayern Munich confirms interest in Manchester City star

Bayern Munich president, Uli Hoeness, has confirmed the club is working on a deal for Manchester City’s Leroy Sane. Sane is the club’s number one choice, to replace outgoing veteran duo Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery, after Callum Hudson-Odoi’s Achilles injury. The 23-year-old, who joined City from Schalke for £37million in 2016, made 47 appearances […] Bayern Munich confirms interest in Manchester City star [hmp_player]

You have done well in Imo – Buhari commends Okorocha

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended Imo Governor, Rochas Okorocha for his fight against criminality. The president gave the commendation while inaugurating the new headquarters of the Nigeria Prisons Service in Owerri on Thursday. President Buhari, who was represented by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, said that the governor had practically demonstrated that he was the Chief […] You have done well in Imo – Buhari commends Okorocha [hmp_player]

Transfer: PSG’s Dani Alves hints at Premier League move

Paris Saint-Germain defender, Dani Alves, has admitted he would like to play in the Premier League before retirement. Alves, 36, has won 40 senior honours in his career, after PSG won both Ligue 1 and the Trophee des Champions this season. Although the Brazilian desires to play in England, there are still talks to continue […] Transfer: PSG’s Dani Alves hints at Premier League move [hmp_player]

Shehu Sani reacts to Fayemi’s election as Governors’ Forum chairman

The Senator representing Kaduna Central in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, on Thursday, congratulated the Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, on his recent election as the new Chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum, NGF. DAILY POST had reported that Gov. Fayemi, was elected as new Chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum on Wednesday. Gov. […] Shehu Sani reacts to Fayemi’s election as Governors’ Forum chairman [hmp_player]

2face Idibia speaks out over alleged corruption in COSON

Nigerian music legend, 2face Idibia has called out the management of the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) 2face in a post on his Instagram page accused COSON of corruption. According to him, “From the figures share recently, COSON has lost about N250m to the crisis that erupted with the December 7, 2017 sacking of Chief […] 2face Idibia speaks out over alleged corruption in COSON [hmp_player]