An umbrella Organisation of Ogoni youth known as Ogoni Youth Federation (OYF), has accused the management of the Hydrocarbons Pollution Remediation Project, (HYPREP) of aiding black soot in Rivers State and of using the Federal Government as a cover up to sabotage the Ogoni clean-up process. The President-General of OYF, Comrade Legborsi Yamaabana, who spoke to journalists at Bori, the the traditional headquarters of Ogoni Nation, said more than three years after the flag-off of the Ogoni cleanup project, the manner and processes which the managers of HYPREP is using for the implementation of the recommendations of the United Nations Environment Programme, otherwise known as UNEP Report run completely counter to the assurances given by the Federal Government during the...
The Univeristy of Ilorin student behind a viral crying meme identified as Oladee, has narrated what happened the day the photo was taken. The student who placed a bet with the money his grandmother gave him for food, said losing the money made him cry that day. The internet sensation further revealed that he decided to add more emotion to his tears to see if those that took the money his grandmother gave him, will have sympathy and return it to him. Watch video below; https://www.instagram.com/p/B7Ts_TrAR7y/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link
Kano State Hisbah Operatives In Nigeria (Sharia Police) have arrested 32 suspected prostitutes. The prostitutes were arrested based on intelligence report as the operatives launched a combat operation on several dark spots in the state. All the suspects were, however, dressed in customized Hisba hijab as a major step towards comprehensive rehabilitation. Shaikh Haruna Muhammad Sandi Ibn Sina, Director General, Kano Hisba Board disclosed this while addressing the suspects at Hisba headquarters on Friday. “We have ordered a high profile investigation to establish the complicity of all the suspects. “The parents of all suspects would be invited for a crucial meeting with Hisba officials.” The Director-General, however, added that anyone found wanting would be made
In a church service, a Kenyan pastor allegedly stabbed his wife several times and then killed himself in a murder-suicide witnessed by a stunned congregation with the same knife. On Sunday, Elijah Misiko, an assistant pastor with the Evangelical Church of the Ground for Christ in Mombasa, left his front-row seat and approached his wife, senior pastor Ann Mughoi, in the pulpit and stabbed her. While the church was praying, he walked up to his wife as if he wanted to whisper something to her,” said Julius Kiragu, commander of police sub-county Mombasa. “He took one of the knives and twice stabbed her (wife). He thought she was dead. He then stabbed himself three times in the stomach and slit his throat. Misiko died instantly from his stab wounds and Mughoi d
Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Saturday reacted to the killing of an Iranian General, Qassem Soleimani by a United States, US, airstrike. Kanu warned that Nigeria would bear the “brunt” of US strike. The strike had killed Soleimani, who is the Revolutionary Guard General and head of the elite Quds Force, at Baghdad International Airport. The strike also killed Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, the deputy commander of the Iran-backed militias in Iraq, the Popular Mobilization Forces, which recently stormed the US embassy in Baghdad. Reacting, Kanu in a tweet wrote: “What they failed to add to their banner is “Death to Biafra” because Judeo-Christians, especially Biafrans in Arewa core north of the British created contraption ‘Nigeria’ will be
A Kenyan woman identified as Edna Mukwana has sh0cked many people after she sold her husband for Ksh 1700(N6,106 when converted to Nigerian naira) to buy new year clothes for her children. Mukwana who claims her husband refused to return home seven days after she confronted him for bringing another woman into their matrimonial home explained her marriage woes. “My husband is married to alcohol and whoring around. I told the woman who has been misleading him to send me Ksh 2000 but she sent me Ksh 1700 instead.” “I have used all the money to buy new year clothes for my children,” she added. Asked if she will accept him back, Mukwana said: “I can’t. I don’t want to get into the new year with the 2019 nuisance.”
As Nigerian Christians join their counterparts throughout the world to celebrate the New Year on Wednesday, 1st January, 2020, the Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has alleged lopsidedness, partiality and persecution of Muslims in the manner the Nigerian government dishes out its holidays.Rising from an emergency meeting where it deliberated on the latest allegation of persecution by the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), MURIC insisted that the last public holiday, which was declared by the Federal Government on 1st January, 2020, has exposed CAN as a body which enjoys shedding crocodile tears.MURIC’s stand was contained in a press statement to DAILY POST on Friday, signed by its director, Professor Ishaq Akintola.MURIC said in the statement, “CAN claims it is being pers
With effect from the first quarter of 2020, the Nigerian Military will be withdrawing troops from some parts of the country. The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, disclosed this to State House correspondents at the end of the security meeting which held on Monday in Abuja. He explained that the withdrawal was to enable civil authorities to take over the duties of ensuring the security of lives and property in such places. The naval chief, however, noted that the withdrawals would be done only after an assessment of the situation on the ground. He conceded that the recent activities of insurgents in the North East was a concern but gave the assurance that the military would comply with the President’s directive to intensify efforts in the coming year.
Residents of Damaturu, the Yobe State capital were in the early hours of Monday, thrown into confusion after a military amour tank caught fire and ammunitions contained in the vehicle exploded. The incident occurred around August 27th Stadium in the metropolis where troops were stationed for security reason. The development forced residents within the vicinity to run helter skelter and scamper for their safety. Meanwhile, in a statement issued shortly after the incident, Gen. Dahiru Abdulsalam (rtd), Special Assistant on Security Matters to Governor Mai Mala Buni, allayed the fears of the public when he said “please be informed that a weapons system malfunction occurred today in one of the military reconnaissance vehicles stationed around the Damaturu Township Stadium
Nigerian lifestyle expert and politician, Reno Omokri took to his twitter page to advise his followers to stop praying when they are about to go to bed. The lifestyle expert expressed that it is indeed good to pray at night but not when one is ready to sleep. He went on to express that praying when about to go to bed cannot allow one to pray fervently. Hence, he urged that people should pray when they are alert not when they are feeling dizzy. See his tweet below: Don’t pray when you are about to sleep. Pray at night, but not when you want to go to bed, because at that time, you are sleepy. How can you prat fervently when you are sleepy? In fact you may even sleep while praying. Pray when you are very alert! Don't pray when you are about to sleep. Pray at nigh