November 2, 2019

C. Ronaldo Jnr follows dad’s steps with 58 goals in 28 games for Juve Academy [SEE VIDEO]

  – Cristiano Ronaldo’s son is also following his father’s goal-scoring spree – The 9-year-old has been impressive for Juventus academy, scoring 58 goals in 28 games – Cristiano Jr has also recorded 18 assists for the Turin young side since joining in 2018. If anything could be said of Ronaldo’s legacy in football, apart from his enviable goal-scoring prowess which has seen him hit a record-breaking 700 career goals in a spree of 973 matches, his son Cristiano Jr would also be at centre of discussion. The Portuguese star came to Juventus after disagreeing with Real Madrid hierarchy in 2018 with his 9-year-old son also joining the Turin youth [Read]

Tyson Fury defeats Braun Strowman with count-out in his debut professional wrestling match in Saudi Arabia 

              Heavyweight boxer, Tyson Fury, on Thursday night in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, marked his professional wrestling debut with victory over heavyweight WWE wrestler, Braun Strowman, backing up weeks of bragging and mouth-making by the British fighter.   Fury, who is still nursing an eye injury sustained during his last fight with Otto Wallin, defeated Strowman with a right hand and won by count-out, after entering the stadium dressed in native Arabian thobe and keffiyeh headdress.                 Early in October, Tyson Fury agreed to engage in a financially mouth-watering fight with Strowman after the wrestler nicknamed ‘monster among men’ [Read]

The love I have for my boyfriend increases whenever he beats me – Singer, Ms Forson

  Ghanaian singer, Ms Forson says she loves being beaten by her boyfriend as it increases her love for him. In an interview at Starr FM, Ms Forson said though violence against women is not good however being pampered by her boyfriend after being beaten endears him to her. In her words ; “It’s not good but for me, I like it because it makes me feel good. Some people like it that way, others don’t. “He has to beat me sometimes so we make up. When he beats me, he’ll pamper me. We all have our preferences”, [Read]

BREAKING: Thugs attack Obaseki, Oba of Lagos at Oshiomhole’s residence

  Suspected thugs have attacked convoy of Governor Godwin Obaseki, Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu and Chairman, Caverton Offshore Support Group, Mr. Aderemi Makanjuola, The Nation reports. It was gathered that the trio were driving into the Iyamho residence of National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole shortly after attending the first convocation ceremony of the Edo University, Iyamho. Makanjuola was installed Chancellor of the institution at the ceremony. Police sources said they were invited for lunch by Oshiomhole but were attacked by suspected thugs. Details shortly…. [Read]

Man sells Judge’s N2.5m stolen property for N56,000

  A 37-year-old man, Abdulganiyu Awoyemi, has been arraigned for stealing angle iron (construction material consisting of pieces of iron or steel with an L-shaped cross section, able to be bolted together) worth N2.5m belonging to a judge with the Osun State Judiciary, Justice A. B. Abdulkareem. The suspect, who was arraigned before an Osogbo Chief Magistrates’ Court, was said to have sold the items for N56,000. Awoyemi, according to the police, sold the items to one Mutiu Oyeyemi, 35, for N56,000. Both men were arraigned before Magistrate Risikat Olayemi on Thursday on two counts of conspiracy and stealing. Awoyemi and Oyeyemi allegedly committed the offences on Wednesday, October 30, [Read]

One dies, Nine injured on Lagos-Ibadan expressway accident

  ABEOKUTA – One person was confirmed dead while nine others sustained various degrees of injuries in an accident involving a Mazda bus and a Mack trailer around Saapade bridge on Lagos-Ibadan expressway.   Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Spokesperson, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), confirmed the incident to newsmen in Abeokuta on Saturday. Akinbiyi noted that the accident occurred around 10:15am and was caused by excessive speed and wrongful overtaking on the part of the Mazda bus. He explained that five male adults and four female adults sustained injuries while one male adult died in the accident. “The bus marked KRE 495 XA was coming from Ibadan while the [Read]

Buhari may contest in 2023 – Buba Galadima says

  What’s your assessment of the present state of the nation, especially the insecurity challenge? I have never seen such a terrible situation like what we are witnessing in Nigeria today under the APC-led government of President Muhammadu Buhari. Not even during the colonial era, and the military period have Nigerians passed through this hard times. With Buhari in charge, it is like Nigerians have entered a one-chance bus. What is even surprising is that despite all the hardship, and suffering being inflicted on Nigerians, Buhari is not bothered. He doesn’t feel moved by the cries of hardship and sufferings, which his government has brought upon Nigerians. Now Buhari has [Read]