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January 19, 2018 2:56 PM Man beats, stabs wife in Lagos

A transporter identified as Lateef Saka, has been arraigned before the Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly stabbing his wife with a kitchen knife. The 36-year-old is facing a charge of assault for stabbing his wife on her head. The prosecutor, Sgt. Kehinde Omisakin, told the court, that the accused committed the offence on Jan. 18, about 17

January 19, 2018 7:43 AM 2019: Makarfi better presidential candidate – Abubakar Sidi

Alhaji Abubakar Sidi, a former FCT Coordinator of the Goodluck Jonathan 2015 Campaign Group, has declared former PDP National Chairman, Sen. Ahmed Makarfi as the best candidate for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Sidi in a statement on Thursday said Makarfi’s previous achievements ranging from as a governor to senator made him a good material for the presidency 14

January 19, 2018 5:29 AM Transfer news: Chelsea’s Brazilian winger Joins Portuguese Club on loan

Portuguese Primeira Liga outfit, Belenenses have completed the signing of attacking midfielder, Nathan Allan de Souza on loan from Chelsea for the remainder of the 2017-2018 season. Belenenses confirmed the signing of the Brazilian winger on Thursday on their official website. “The club have completed the signing of Nathan Allan de Souza on loan from Chelsea 14

January 18, 2018 11:52 AM Former APGA chairman, Victor Umeh sworn in as Senator

Victor Umeh of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) who won last week’s senatorial elections in Anambra state has been sworn into office as the senator representing Anambra central. Willie Obiano, governor of Anambra state, and members of the state House of Assembly were in the upper chamber to witness the swearing-in of Umeh on Thursday. In December 20

January 17, 2018 5:29 PM Two women arraigned for selling 3-year-old baby in Lagos

Two women identified as, Helen Nduwe and Eucharia Nnabofe, were on Wednesday arraigned before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly stealing and buying a three-year-old baby. Nduwe, 42, and Nnabofe, 50, are facing trial on a three-count of conspiracy, stealing and buying of a baby. The duo, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge 21

January 17, 2018 12:29 PM Number of househusbands in Korea hits record high in 2016

More men appear to be doing household chores, and the number of men taking on the role of full-time househusbands peaked in 2016, a state statistics agency reported Wednesday. According to Statistics Korea, on Wednesday, the number of men in charge of child-rearing and housework amounted to 170,000 last year, marking the highest since the ministry started 17

January 17, 2018 10:12 AM Pope Francis In Tears Over Sexual Abuse Scandal In Chile

Spokesman Greg Burke has reported that Pope Francis wept bitterly as he met with victims of child molestation and abuse by priests in Chile on Tuesday. The private meeting took place during a packed first day of the pontiff’s week long trip to South America where he will also visit Peru. It was only the second time on his overseas trips that the Pope has met victims 16

January 17, 2018 10:09 AM Kanu Nwankwo laments takeover of his hotel by Nigerian government, says AMCON disobeying court order

Former Super Eagles captain, Kanu Nwankwo, has called the attention of the general public to the refusal of AMCON to respect court orders by refusing to release his hotel located in Lagos to him. Kanu’s property, known as Hardly Apartment Located at Victoria Island, Lagos, has been put under temporary possession of AMCON. The property was siezed on account 14

January 17, 2018 7:20 AM Ronaldinho confirms retirement from football

Ronaldinho has retired from football, his brother and agent Roberto Assis has confirmed. The 37-year-old has not played for a professional team since leaving Fluminense in 2015. Last July, Ronaldinho admitted after a friendly in Chechnya, that was he was “too old” to return to action. Roberto Assis confirmed the news of his brother’s decision in a column 18

January 15, 2018 2:22 PM Transfer news: Hazard to leave Chelsea before close of January window

Chelsea player, Kylian Hazard is being linked with a departure from Chelsea before the close of the winter transfer market. Goal reports that Chelsea are prepared to let Kylian, younger brother to Eden Hazard, leave the club either on loan or in a permanent deal during the current transfer window after handing him just a one-year deal in the summer of 2017. Kylian 18