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Daily Archives: February 20, 2019

Boko Haram Buhari

Boko Haram leader, Shekau releases new video, responds to Buhari’s New Year message

Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, on Tuesday released a new video, claiming responsibility for a number of attacks in North East Nigeria during the festive season. It is Shekau’s video in many months, amid claims from the Nigerian government, that [...]

January 2, 2018 Government and politics

5 Nigerian startups you should pay attention to in 2018

Nigerian startups have shown doggedness in their quest to solve problems in the country.Keep your eyes on these ones as 2018 creeps in. The post 5 Nigerian startups you should pay attention to in 2018 appeared first on [...]

January 2, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

30,000 Nigerian soldiers homeless – Former Army chief, Ihejirika

30,000 Nigerian soldiers homeless: Former Chief Of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant-General Azubuike Ihejirika (retd), has revealed that about 30,000 soldiers have no accommodation. Gen. Ihejirika, said the situation had forced army authorities to keep troops fighting Boko Haram insurgents for [...]

January 2, 2018 Military

Kwara: Governor Ahmed condemns New Year church attack

The Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed, has condemned the midnight attack on worshippers on the eve of the new year on Ibrahim Taiwo Road in Ilorin. Ahmed, in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Abdulwahaab Oba described [...]

January 2, 2018 Religion

Why ‘clueless’ Buhari must resign immediately – Senator Okurounmu

A former lawmaker, Senator Femi Okurounmu, has called for the immediate resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari. Okurounmu made the call while speaking with Punch where he called on the President to restructure the current political system or resign without further [...]

January 2, 2018 Government and politics

Charlyboy releases 2018 prophecies

Charlyboy has released his 2018 prophecies. This is coming at a time popular pastors in the country are also revealing their prophecies for the year, 2018.   The OurMumuDonDo convener in a video shared on his Instagram page said Boko [...]

January 2, 2018 Nollywood

Traders cry as fire razes Calabar market

No fewer than 20 shops have been razed down by inferno in a Calabar popular market, Ika Ika Oqua, also known as Marian market in Calabar Municipal area of Cross River State. DAILY POST correspondent, who visited the scene, observed [...]

January 2, 2018 Incidents

Restructuring will crush those resisting it – Ohanaeze warns Buhari

The Igbo apex social-political organization, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has warned that restructuring will consume those resisting it. This was in reaction to President Muhammadu Buhari’s New Year address on the subject matter. Speaking to Punch through its National Publicity Secretary, [...]

January 2, 2018 Government and politics

Tunde Bakare declares to run for president‎ (VIDEO)

Tunde Bakare, the senior pastor of Latter Rain Assembly has disclosed he will be running for president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Speaking at the cross over service at the Church’s auditorium in Ogba, Lagos, on Monday morning, Bakare [...]

January 2, 2018 Government and politics

Nigeria records 20,210 births on Jan. 1

UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) reports that approximately 20,210 babies were born in Nigerian on the New Year’s Day. The births, represented third largest population of newborns in the world on Jan. 1, 2018. UNICEF also said nearly 386,000 babies would [...]

January 2, 2018 Health issues

Judge flays Lagos, waste managers over agreement delay

A Judge of the Lagos High Court, Justice Oyekanmi Abdulahi has flayed the Lagos State Ministry of Environment and the Incorporated Trustees of the Waste Managers Association of Nigeria, Lagos Chapter for delaying in reaching settlement deal in their dispute. [...]

January 2, 2018 Government and politics

One killed, two injured as high tension cable falls on building in Calabar

Barely 24 hours to the new year, another tragedy occurred living one person dead and two injured as a high tension cable fell on a building at Umo Orok Street in Calabar bringing to three the number of electrocution in the [...]

January 2, 2018 Incidents