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Ten suspected cultists killed in Akure

There is palpable tension in Akure, the Ondo state capital as no fewer than ten young men, suspected to be cultists, have been killed in an alleged clash between cult groups in the town. It was learnt that the rival cult groups, Eiye and Aiye confraternity have been at logger head in the last few […] Ten suspected cultists killed in Akure [hmp_player]

How Ronaldo is delaying Morata’s move to Manchester United

The uncertainty over Cristiano Ronaldo’s future, is delaying an announcement over Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata’s move to Manchester United. Diario Gol reports that Real are reportedly prepared to accept an offer from United for Morata, who told both Madrid president, Florentino Perez and coach Zinedine Zidane, that he wants to leave. However, following reports […] How Ronaldo is delaying Morata’s move to Manchester United [hmp_player]

Buhari’s health: What we are seeing is an attempt to play on intelligence of Nigerians – Hon. Kaze

A former member of the House of Representatives and a Chieftain of the opposition PDP, Hon. Bitrus Kaze said the way the present administration has managed the issues surrounding President Muhammadu Buhari’s is the same way they had spoken against late President Umar Yar’adua’s situation. Kaze in an exclusive chat with DAILYPOST in Jos said, […] Buhari’s health: What we are seeing is an attempt to play on intelligence of Nigerians – Hon. Kaze [hmp_player]

Nigeria swimming in mediocrity since independence – Former Minister, Jerry Agada

A former Minister of State for Education, Prof. Jerry Agada, has attributed the poor state of things in the country to inability of successive leaderships to drive home strong policies that could strengthen the system. He said, a country where the leaders and elite got richer while the poor got poorer, will “incrementally derail, decline […] Nigeria swimming in mediocrity since independence – Former Minister, Jerry Agada [hmp_player]

Nigeria walking towards failure – Pat Utomi warns

Renowned economist and founder of Centre for Values in Leadership (CVL), Pat Utomi, has described Nigeria as a “classic example of a country walking towards failure”. He made this observation in Awka, capital of Anambra, at a meeting of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) alumni association. The erudite professor, an alumnus of the university, […] Nigeria walking towards failure – Pat Utomi warns [hmp_player]

Jonathan was not weak, incompetent – Fani-Kayode fires back at Nnamdi Kanu

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has insisted that former President Goodluck Jonathan was not weak or incompetent. He was reacting to statements credited to the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. “I do not believe that @GEJonathan was weak or incompetent. I believe that he is a profoundly good man […] Jonathan was not weak, incompetent – Fani-Kayode fires back at Nnamdi Kanu [hmp_player]

Boko Haram: Shekau releases video showing abduction of policewomen

​Boko Haram has released a video ​to confirm that it abducted policewomen. In the video released ​through a journalist, Ahmad Salkida​, ​the sect’s leader, Abubakar Shekau spoke for about 10 minutes‎​. He said several female officers were abducted‎​​ during​ ​Boko Haram attack on a joint police/military convoy near Maiduguri​ on June 20. His speech is […] Boko Haram: Shekau releases video showing abduction of policewomen [hmp_player]

Pastor allegedly kills man who caught him having sex with his wife

A Pastor, Fred Ochieng, has allegedly killed his neighbour, Tobias Oyoo, who allegedly caught him red-handed having sex with his wife in the bush. 32-year-old Oyoo, while acting on a tip-off, trailed his wife to the scene of the incident around Osiri gold mines, Migori County in Kenya. Oyoo reportedly confronted the pastor and started […] Pastor allegedly kills man who caught him having sex with his wife [hmp_player]

MTN stops sponsorship of ‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire‎’

Popular TV game show sponsored by MTN, Who Wants to be a Millionaire, will be going off air indefinitely. The suspension of the programme was announced in a series of tweets on the show’s official Twitter page,@WWTBAM. “Goodbyes are tough, aren’t they?@frankedoho ‘s final words as#WWTBAM begins a hiatus today is filled with so much […] MTN stops sponsorship of ‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire‎’ [hmp_player]