MonthOctober 2017

La Liga: Barcelona defeat Las Palmas in empty Camp Nou amid Catalonia clashes

Barcelona maintained their perfect start to the new season with a 3-0 win over Las Palmas. The match was played in an empty Camp Nou, after being initially postponed because of protests over the Catalanian independence referendum going on. There was tension across Catalonia throughout the morning, as Spanish police attempted to shut down various […] La Liga: Barcelona defeat Las Palmas in empty Camp Nou amid Catalonia clashes [hmp_player]

Wike reveals why Nigeria is not making progress

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has attributed Nigeria’s lack of progress to over dependence on a “single economic product derived from the ‘natural bowels’ of the Niger Delta.” He made the remark while faulting various governments for “abandoning all other economic options” for oil. Speaking at the Sharks Stadium in Port Harcourt on Sunday, […] Wike reveals why Nigeria is not making progress [hmp_player]

Biafra: 6 underage members of IPOB arraigned in Aba

Six underaged members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, have been remanded in Aba Prisons by an Aba North Chief Magistrate Court over alleged murder, arson and theft. In charge No., MAN/ 137C/ 2017, Commissioner of Police vs Emmanuel John and 9 others, the suspects; Chidiebube Ngozi, 15; Ebuka Sampson, 15; Isaiah Bassey , […] Biafra: 6 underage members of IPOB arraigned in Aba [hmp_player]

Nigeria at 57: What needs to be done to keep country united – PDP

Nigeria’s main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called for a united Nigeria on the occasion of the 57th Independence anniversary of the country. In a statement in Abuja by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, the party rejoiced with Nigerians and called on the government to continue to work for […] Nigeria at 57: What needs to be done to keep country united – PDP [hmp_player]

Call for restructuring of Nigeria healthy – UK

Acting British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Harriet Thompson, has noted that the call for restructuring of the country was a healthy one. Thompson tasked Nigerians to be united as they work towards peace and development. The High Commissioner stated this when she addressed newsmen on Sunday in Abuja on the occasion of the 57th Independence […] Call for restructuring of Nigeria healthy – UK [hmp_player]

Biafra: Why we will drag Orji Kalu, Buratai to court over Nnamdi Kanu’s disappearance – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has threatened to drag former Abia State Governor, Orji Kalu alongside the Chief Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai over the disappearance of its leader, Nnamdi Kanu. The pro-Biafra group explained that its decision to institute legal action against both men was for them to disclose what they know […] Biafra: Why we will drag Orji Kalu, Buratai to court over Nnamdi Kanu’s disappearance – IPOB [hmp_player]