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3SC sacks technical adviser, Fatai Amoo

The Management of Shooting Stars Football Club fondly known as 3SC has relieved the Team’s Technical Adviser, Fatai Amao, of his appointment. It equally said that it was reviewing the status of all the remaining technical crew members, saying that decision will soon be made on them. 3SC in a statement issued in Ibadan by […] 3SC sacks technical adviser, Fatai Amoo [hmp_player]

Nigeria Vs Argentina: I can’t wait to play against Messi – Ogenyi Onazi

Super Eagles star, Ogenyi Onazi has boasted that he is battle ready to face Argentine’s soccer star, Lionel Messi in the upcoming international friendly with the South American giants. Speaking ahead of the clash with the two times world champions, Onazi said it would be an honor to square up against a world class player […] Nigeria Vs Argentina: I can’t wait to play against Messi – Ogenyi Onazi [hmp_player]

NLC thanks Buhari for sacking Maina

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari for ordering the immediate removal from service of former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Force, Abdulrasheed Maina. NLC President, Ayuba Wabba in a statement in Abuja, Monday, described Maina’s re-engagement and posting as Director to the Ministry of Interior as an affront to law […] NLC thanks Buhari for sacking Maina [hmp_player]

Maina: PDP finally reacts, blasts Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has reacted to the controversy trailing the reinstatement and sacking of controversial Abdulrasheed Maina by the Federal Government.   It said the action was a confirmation of the classic novel by a British author, Jeffery Archer titled “Honour among thieves”, where he postulated that criminals do not compromise the actions […] Maina: PDP finally reacts, blasts Buhari [hmp_player]

How vulture delivered letter asking monarch to quit throne in Akwa Ibom

A vulture has delivered a letter to a village head, in Iba Oku, in Uyo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom, Eteidung Gabriel Mbeka asking him to quite his throne. The Nation reports that the embattled monarch has cried out for help, alleging that his throne and his life were being threatened by “sinister forces.” […] How vulture delivered letter asking monarch to quit throne in Akwa Ibom [hmp_player]

Borno recruits 100 doctors, provides scholarship to 60 female medical students

Borno Government on Monday said it had recruited 100 doctors to enhance healthcare delivery in the state. Governor Kashim Shettima disclosed this in Maiduguri at the inauguration of the 2017 Nigerian Medical Doctors’ Week. Represented by the Deputy Governor, Mr Usman Durkwa, the governor said that the decision was to address manpower needs in the […] Borno recruits 100 doctors, provides scholarship to 60 female medical students [hmp_player]

Buhari disengaged Maina to deceive Nigerians – Charly Boy group

A group of protesters, led by self-acclaimed Area Fada, Mr. Charles Oputa has described the sudden disengagement from service of the former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, as an act of hypocrisy carried out by President Muhammadu Buhari to deceive Nigerians. In a statement jointly signed on Monday by […] Buhari disengaged Maina to deceive Nigerians – Charly Boy group [hmp_player]

Biafra: IPOB threatens violence if FG fails to produce Nnamdi Kanu

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has again asked the Federal Government to produce their leader, Nnamdi Kanu, or they will be forced to cause violence. IPOB, in a statement signed by its spokesman, Emma Powerful, insisted that the President Muhammadu Buhari’s government knew Kanu’s whereabouts. Powerful also accused some leaders in the South East […] Biafra: IPOB threatens violence if FG fails to produce Nnamdi Kanu [hmp_player]

Jonathan explodes, calls Buhari, APC government ‘failure’

The Media Office of former President Goodluck Jonathan has described the APC government of President Muhammadu Buhari as a failure. It said this while accusing the federal government and the Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media, Femi Adesina of peddling falsehood over claims that Nigerians did not protest the hike in fuel price by […] Jonathan explodes, calls Buhari, APC government ‘failure’ [hmp_player]

Southern Govs to meet in Lagos, first time in 12 years

The 17 governors from the South-west, South-east and South-south are to meet in Lagos on Monday to discuss latest national issues and forge stronger partnership. The last time such meeting held was in 2005, four years afters its first meeting. A statement by Secretary to the Lagos State Government, Tunji Bello, said the meeting would […] Southern Govs to meet in Lagos, first time in 12 years [hmp_player]