Date
July 19, 2019

JUST IN: OFFICIAL! Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo Finishes As AFCON 2019 Top Scorer [SEE FULL SCORERS CHART]

Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo has won the Africa Cup of Nations Golden Boot award after finishing top of the goal-scorer standings. The former Watford frontman scored five goals in as many games as the Super Eagles progressed to the semi-finals before losing to eventual winners Algeria, who beat Senegal 1-0 in the final. Ighalo scored a consolation from the penalty spot in the 2-1 defeat before scoring the only goal in the third place play-off victory over Tunisia. [READ ALSO] BREAKING: Algeria defeat Senegal to Claim AFCON 2019 title in Cairo Despite not making it through to the final in Cairo, Ighalo finished ahead of Liverpool’s Senegalese star Sadio Mane, who [Read]

BREAKING: Algeria defeat Senegal to Claim AFCON 2019 title in Cairo

CAIRO – The Desert Foxes of Algeria have won the 2019 African Cup of Nations, AFCON, tournament in Egypt after beaten Senegal 1-0 on Friday. It was Algeria’s second time of winning the AFCON after 29 years. Algeria opened scoring through Baghdad Bounedjah on 2nd minute. He tried his luck from the edge of the box and his shot took a deflection and went past the stranded Alfred Gomis. On 38 minutes, there was a penalty appeal after M’Baye Niang of Senegal went down under a challenge from the defender. All players chase the referee but he was not interested in the penalty claim. [READ ALSO] JUST IN: OFFICIAL! Nigeria’s Odion [Read]

Fear grips passengers at Lagos airport as unknown man beats security, climbs aircraft

Panic gripped passengers at the Lagos Airport early on Friday when an unknown man carrying a bag climbed the fuselage of an aircraft own and managed by Azman air. The aircraft which had passengers on board was parked at the apron preparatory for taxing through the taxiway into the runway for take-off . [READ ALSO] Nigerians React As Femi Otedola and family Visit Italy for one hour to buy ice-cream After beating security on duty to gain access to the apron, the man climbed the parked aircraft through the dude to hang at the compartment housing the fuel tank. [READ ALSO] I raped my daughter to test her virginity – Suspect [READ [Read]

SHOCKING!! Man Murders His Friend For Snatching His Girlfriend

A 28-year-old man, Dubem Okeke has been arrested by men of the Anambra State Police Command for allegedly shooting his friend, Chinedu Okoye, to death. Okeke, who was arrested alongside Ikechukwu Okafor who is 37, was said to have shot 24-year-old Okoye for snatching his 20-year-old girlfriend, Miss Ifeanyichukwu Kamsisichukwu. Spokesperson of the Anambra State Police Command, SP Haruna Mohammed, who disclosed this in a press release, said Okeke and his accomplice: Okafor, stormed the home of Miss Kamsisichukwu on Thursday at about 7 am and dragged out Okoye, who obviously passed the night there. The suspects were said to have dragged out the victim before Okeke allegedly drew a [Read]

[PHOTO] Bill Gates Has Lost World’s Second Richest Position To This Man

Bill Gates has been unseated as the second richest man in the world, losing the position to Bernard Arnault, the chairman and CEO of LVMH. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that in the latest ranking by Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index, Arnault is in second place with Jeff Bezos still retaining the first place. Arnault and his family are the majority owners of Christian Dior and LVMH, parent of such brands as Louis Vuitton, Celine, Fendi, Moët, Hennessy, Dom Pérignon, and others. As LVMH’s share price has soared in 2019, so has Arnault’s worth. It now stands at about $107.6 billion, more than $200 million ahead of Gates, Bloomberg estimates. The report also [Read]

I raped my daughter to test her virginity – Suspect [READ MORE]

A 37-year-old guard, Wasiu Orilonise, has confessed to an Oyo State Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ibadan that he raped his 15-year-old daughter in order to ascertain her virginity and protect her. Orilonise begged the court not to punish him as he had carnal knowledge of the victim for protection and to confirm if she was still a virgin. The accused was arraigned on one count of having unlawful carnal knowledge of his daughter. The prosecutor, Mr Sunday Ogunremi, told the court that the accused had sometime in December 2018 at Omo village, Agbofieti, Ibadan, in the Ibadan Magisterial District, raped the victim without her consent. Ogunremi said the offence was [Read]

Nigerians React As Femi Otedola and family Visit Italy for one hour to buy ice-cream

– Nigerian billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola, and his daughters recently travelled to Monaco for a family vacation – The wealthy family then flew to Italy for an hour just to buy ice-cream – Nigerians on social media are in awe of such display of luxury and they have taken to social media to react There is obviously a big difference between being a millionaire and a billionaire. Just recently, one of Nigeria’s billionaire families, the Otedola’s went on vacation. The billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola and his three daughters, Tolani, Temi and Ifeoluwa (DJ Cuppy), shared snaps from their fun holiday as they visited Monaco. However, the very influential family took [Read]

South-West Will Not Go To War With Any Region – Ooni

Ooni of Ife, Imperial majesty Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II (left) during the meeting with President Buhari at the State House on Thursday 18th July 2019. To calm frayed nerves and bring down the embers of war being fanned by unguarded statements from some notable figures of ethnic nationalities across Nigeria, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, on Thursday clarified that the South-West was not ready to go to war with any part of the country. The highly revered king disclosed this to State House Correspondents after his meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Aso Rock, Abuja. The paramount ruler said he came to [Read]

‘We Cant Spend Like Man City and PSG’- Jurgen Klopp

  Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool are not in a position to compete financially with the champions Manchester City and European rivals Paris Saint-Germain. Pep Guardiola has shelled out more than £500m on players in his two years at City, while Liverpool have spent roughly £300m in the same period. The only addition to Liverpool’s squad this summer has been Dutch youngster Sepp van den Berg, and Klopp has reiterated he does not expect to do any major business in this window. “We are pretty relaxed in that, we will see what’s coming up,” Klopp told Liverpool’s website. “How I said, it will not be the biggest transfer window of LFC; [Read]

I Want Olamide To Forgive Me” – Lyta Begs

Lyta in an interview seeks for the forgiveness of YBNL boss, Olamide after leaving the record label.  Lyta said he reached out to Pasuma to beg on his behalf as he loves Olamide a lot. We could recall, Olamide explained Lyta was extremely jealous of Fireboy’s success and left in search of greener pastures. He said: “I Love Baddo Sneh so much. I can do anything for him. I reached out to Pasuma that I want to beg him. I just want him to forgive me.” After the whole scenerio, Lyta has been signed to a new record label Doro Music and also released a new single titled Monalisa. [Read]

Dancing Is Better Than Looting Treasury – Adeleke Replies Gov Oyetola

Ademola Adeleke has reacted to Governor Gboyega Oyetola’s comment of feeling ridiculed to contest in an election which he, the dancing senator was part of. We reported that the Osun State Governor while receiving the leadership of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) led by Yemi Farounbi in his office on July 17, 2019, suggested that Adeleke ought to have been screened out of the governorship race. Reacting to the comment credited to Governor Oyetola, Ademola Adeleke stated that dancing is better than looting the treasury, especially when praising God. He further alleged that the Osun State Governor who defeated him in a recent Supreme Court face-off was the chief enabler [Read]