MonthMarch 2017

How I became Harvard Varsity, London School of Economics graduate – Dino Melaye (VIDEO)

Nigeria’s controversial senator, Dino Melaye, has explained how he became a graduate of the Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts and London School of Economics (LSE) in London. According to Melaye, the fact that he underwent training in those prestigious institutions and was certified after his training programme, makes him an alumnus and consequently a graduate […] How I became Harvard Varsity, London School of Economics graduate – Dino Melaye (VIDEO) [hmp_player]

National Assembly: Buhari will not act like Obasanjo, Jonathan – Presidency

The Personal Assistant on Social Media to the President, Lauretta Onochie, has insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari will not take any drastic measures against the National Assembly. In a statement on Facebook, Onochie said Buhari would not behave like former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan amid the face-off between the executive and the legislature. […] National Assembly: Buhari will not act like Obasanjo, Jonathan – Presidency [hmp_player]

Appointment of Uniagric Registrar: Idoma people petition Senate over marginalization

Idoma people of Benue State, have expressed disatisfaction over the lopsided appointments of principal officers and nominal staff of the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi. This was contained in a petition filed by Chief Adoka Adaji, on behalf of ‘Opiatoha K’Idoma’, a foremost sociocultural group in Idomaland. The petition which was addressed to the President […] Appointment of Uniagric Registrar: Idoma people petition Senate over marginalization [hmp_player]

Saraki is a threat to APC, democracy – Adamawa lawmaker, Alhassan Urmar

Adamawa State House of Assembly member, Alhaji Alhassan Umar, representing Jada/Mbulo constituency, yesterday said that Senate President Bukola Saraki, was not only a threat to the future of the All Progressive Congress, APC, but also to the country’s democracy. Umar said this while speaking to newsmen yesterday in Yola where he alleged that Saraki had […] Saraki is a threat to APC, democracy – Adamawa lawmaker, Alhassan Urmar [hmp_player]

APC has no leader, Tinubu’s title is nickname – Chekwas Okorie

Chief Chekwas Okor​​ei​, presidential candidate of the United Progressives Party, UPP, in the 2015 presidential election‎​, has declared that the ‘leader’ appendage which many call former Lagos governor, Bola Tinubu, is just a nickname. He also described the All Progressives Congress, APC, as a party without a distinct leading light. ​On the memo by Kaduna […] APC has no leader, Tinubu’s title is nickname – Chekwas Okorie [hmp_player]

JAMB, Banks trade blames over delays in UTME registration

With Benue candidates encountering more difficulties in their bids to register for the 2017/2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME), banks and the Joint Admissions Matriculation Board (JAMB) have continued to trade blames. While JAMB has accused the banks of causing the delays, the banks have shot back, arguing that JAMB was solely responsible for generating […] JAMB, Banks trade blames over delays in UTME registration [hmp_player]

Onitsha boils over closure of market, 30 persons injured

Over 30 people were wounded yesterday when some traders at the Onitsha Bridge Head drug market tried to stop their leaders from closing the market. The market was to be closed to enable the traders attend the ongoing seminar being conducted for them by the Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria. The crisis would have resulted to […] Onitsha boils over closure of market, 30 persons injured [hmp_player]