Police arrest five for lynching suspected ritualists in Mushin
The police in Lagos on Thursday said that five persons have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the lynching of two suspected ritualists in Mushin area of the metropolis. The spokesman for the Lagos State Police Command, ASP Olarinde Famous-Cole, who confirmed the arrest, said the suspects would... Read more
Mahrez leaves Algeria camp to complete transfer
Leicester City forward Riyad Mahrez has been allowed to leave the Algeria training camp to “formalise” a transfer on deadline day, the Algerian Football Federation said on Thursday. Mahrez, a key member of Leicester’s Premier League title-winning side in 2015-16 when he was voted PFA Player of the Year,... Read more
Saudi Arabia authorities hail Nigeria’s Hajj management
Saudi Arabia authorities have voted Nigeria’s hajj operations as one of the best in the world. Also, the country has been ranked second behind Pakistan in health management. The Commissioner in Charge of Health, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Dr. Ibrahim Kana, who  disclosed these to journalists in Arafat,... Read more
Buhari walks home as crowd welcome him
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday arrived his country home in Daura, Katsina State and opted to walk through the street from the helipad as an overwhelming crowd surged to welcome him. The President, according to a statement by the Senior Special Assistant on media and publicity, Garba Shehu, was received at the helipad by the Emir... Read more
Monaco accept Arsenal’s £92m offer for Thomas Lemar
Arsenal and Monaco are believed to have agreed a fee in the region of £92m for Thomas Lemar. The 21-year-old, who reports suggest would prefer a move to Liverpool, is now discussing personal terms with the North London club. The Monaco winger has been linked with Arsenal for much... Read more
I poisoned my stepson because I hate his mom and my husband –Teenage wife
A 17-year-old housewife has said she attempted to kill her rival’s two-week old baby because of the deep hatred she had for her husband and his first wife — the baby’s mother. The suspect, Hindatu Abdullahi, who hails from Wuro Bogga village, Duguri District of Alkaleri Local Government Area... Read more
Mourinho, Ferguson, Zidane, 10 Other Coaches Discuss New Techniques
Some Europe’s top football coaches Wednesday met to once again chat way-forward for the round leather game. Jose Mourinho was among the 13 elite coaches present at the UEFA ELITE CLUB COACHES FORUM in Nyon, Switzerland which also had his Manchester United predecessors in attendance as he met with Louis van Gaal... Read more
10 Possible Transfers
Born 26 February 1985, nicknamed El Rey León is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a striker for Welsh club Swansea City and the Spain national team. Llorente started his career with Athletic Bilbao, working his way through the various youth ranks and becoming one of the most important offensive players for the club in the following decade, since... Read more
Confusion as two police commissioners emerge in Lagos
The Lagos Police Command was thrown into confusion on Wednesday as two Commissioners of Police emerged in the command. Earlier in the day, it was gathered that Edgar Imohimi, a Deputy Commissioner of Police, had been appointed as the new Commissioner of Police to replace Fatai Owoseni, who had... Read more
Why kidnap kingpin Evans pleaded guilty in court
IN a packed court room, kidnap kingpin Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (aka Evans) yesterday pleaded guilty to a two-count charge. He was arraigned by the police before a vacation judge, Justice Hakeem Oshodi of an Ikeja High Court, for alleged kidnapping of Dunu Donatus, a Lagos businessman. Evans was arraigned alongside... Read more