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Ministerial inauguration: PDP attacks Buhari, says president made poor parade of failures

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday described the inauguration of ministers by President Muhammadu Buhari as a “poor parade of recycled foot-travelers, many of whom have failed Nigerians in governance assignments.” PDP said by assembling a team made up of persons indicted for corruption and treasury looting, President Buhari had demonstrated that he had […] Ministerial inauguration: PDP attacks Buhari, says president made poor parade of failures [hmp_player]

EPL: Solskjaer’s transfer budget for January window revealed

Manchester United have promised Ole Gunnar Solskjaer the full £75million the club got from Romelu Lukaku’s sale to Inter Milan, for transfers in January, the UK Sun reports. Lukaku completed his move to Italy on deadline day, in a deal which was the second-largest United have ever received for a player. The highest remains the […] EPL: Solskjaer’s transfer budget for January window revealed [hmp_player]

Oyo impounds 395 vehicles, 60 motorcycles

The Oyo State Road Traffic Management Authority (OYRTMA) on Wednesday revealed that no fewer than 395 vehicles and 60 motorcycles have been impounded since January this year. The Director of Administrative and Supply, OYRTMA, Mr Tunde Aiki made this known in an interview with journalists after one of the agency’s operations in Ibadan, the state […] Oyo impounds 395 vehicles, 60 motorcycles [hmp_player]

EPL: Chelsea legend attacks Kelechi Iheanacho

Former Chelsea and Leicester City defender, Robert Huth has said that he does not believe in the ability of Super Eagles star, Kelechi Iheanacho to replace England striker, Jamie Vaddy as Leicester City’s point man. He expressed his disappointment over the Foxes inability to sign a new striker who will serve as quality back-up to […] EPL: Chelsea legend attacks Kelechi Iheanacho [hmp_player]

Generator fumes kill two in Niger

The Police in Niger State, on Wednesday confirmed the death of a couple in Maitunbi area of Minna from generator fumes. DSP Mohammed Abubakar, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the incident occurred on Monday night. Abubakar said, “The incident occurred on Monday night, […] Generator fumes kill two in Niger [hmp_player]

Nigeria vs Ukraine: Adepoju speaks on Rohr’s 23-man squad, tells fans what to do

Ex international, Mutiu Adepoju has said the current crop of players being invited for the international friendly game against Ukraine by Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr, deserve to be encouraged. The German tactician invited 23 players for the international friendly match against Ukraine to be played at the Dnipro Arena on September 10 with […] Nigeria vs Ukraine: Adepoju speaks on Rohr’s 23-man squad, tells fans what to do [hmp_player]

Super Eagles defender reveals what two players told him before joining Spanish side

Super Eagles defender, Chidozie Awaziem, has been presented as a player of Spanish La Liga outfit CD Leganes following his loan move from Portuguese side, FC Porto.  Speaking at his unveiling ceremony in the I.D. Butarque’s press room on Tuesday, the central defender revealed that international teammates Kenneth Omeruo and goalkeeper Iker Casillas convinced him […] Super Eagles defender reveals what two players told him before joining Spanish side [hmp_player]

BBNaija: I Go Dye speaks on Buhari govt banning reality TV show over live sex

Popular Nigerian comedian and social commentator, Francis Agoda, better known as ‘I Go Dye’, on Tuesday said the proposed plan by the federal government to ban Big Brother Naija reality show cannot be successfully implemented. According to him, banning any creative work with intellectual right across borders is an effort in futility. The Director-General, National […] BBNaija: I Go Dye speaks on Buhari govt banning reality TV show over live sex [hmp_player]

South-East Governors threaten clampdown on Nnamdi Kanu

South-East Governors have issued a stern warning to Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) over his threats to attack them and other South-East leaders abroad. The Governors in a statement signed by its Chairman and Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, said should Kanu make his threat real, they […] South-East Governors threaten clampdown on Nnamdi Kanu [hmp_player]

Cultists take over Ijebu-Ode as residents flee

There is tension in Ijebu-Ode area of Ogun State as members of Eiye and Aiye confraternities are reportedly taking turns to retaliate the killings of their members. Residents of Ijebu-Ode were said to running helter-skelter as the cultists continue to terrorise the ancient city. DAILY POST learnt that the superiority battle between the two groups […] Cultists take over Ijebu-Ode as residents flee [hmp_player]