Uzodinma risks  arrest over N200m dud cheque

A Grade 1 area court sitting in Kubwa district of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of Senator Hope Uzodinma, representing Imo West Senatorial district, for allegedly issuing a dud cheque worth N200 million.     Uzodinma was...

3 lecturers kidnapped in Kaduna

Three lecturers of Shehu Idris College of Health, Makarfi, Kaduna State, have been kidnapped. They were kidnapped on Sunday while traveling to Makarfi from Zaria in Kaduna State.   Among the victims were two women, Rabi Dogo, and Halimatu Malam, and the director of the...

Biafra, Boko Haram: Army trains officers in Enugu

The General Officer Commanding, 82 Division, Nigerian Army, Maj-Gen. Emmanuel Kabuk, yesterday said that the army has embarked on continuous training of its personnel to enable them to confront the prevailing security challenges in the country, especially the activities of the...

UCL: Firmino Strikes Late As Liverpool Edge PSG; Atletico Madrid, Dortmund Win Away

Roberto Firmino snatched a late winner for Liverpool who opened their UEFA Champions League campaign in group C with a 3-2 win against Paris Saint-Germain at Anfield on Tuesday. Two goals in six minutes from Daniel Sturridge and a penalty from James Milner gave Liverpool a 2-0...
Posted On 18 Sep 2018
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UCL: Idowu’s debut Ends In Defeat; Onyekuru Plays As Sub, Awaziem Benched

Bryan Idowu’s debut in the UEFA Champions League with Lokomotiv Moscow ended in a 3-0 defeat to Henry Onyekuru’s Galatasaray in a group D encounter played at the Turk Telcom stadium Arena, Istanbul reports Cornerstonenewsng.com Garry Rodrigues’ ninth-minute low drive gave the...
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CL: Messi Scores Hat-trick As Barca Maul PSV; Icardi, Vecino’s Late Strikes For Inter Sink Spurs

Ten-man Barcelona got their 2018/19 UEFA Champions League campaign off to a winning note defeating PSV Eindhoven 4-0 in their opening Group B clash at the Camp Nou on Tuesday reports Cornerstonenewsng.com A hat-trick from Messi and another strike from Ousmane Dembele extended...
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CAF President, Ahmad: 2019 AFCON Hosting Rights In Cameroon’s Hands

CAF president Ahmad Ahmad says his organisation should not be blamed if a country is stripped of Africa Cup of Nations hosting rights, and instead the hosts should be held liable for any potential setback. Cameroon will know if they will remain as 2019 AFCON tournament hosts when...
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Arteta: City Have the Best Players In Europe

Manchester City’s assistant coach Mikel Arteta believes the world’s best players are at his disposal ahead of their UEFA Champions League clash against Lyon at the Etihad Stadium. Arteta who will take charge of Manchester City tomorrow is relishing the chance to take charge of...
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De Gea Hints At Contract Extension With United, Unfazed By Critics’ ‘Stupid Things’

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea says he is “really happy” at the club, as talk continues about him possibly signing a new long-term contract Sky Sports reports that the Spain international has entered the last year of his current deal at Old Trafford – although the club...
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Area Mama most wanted female bank robber nabbed

A notorious suspected female bank robber, Bashirat, has been arrested by Police operatives attached to the Inspector-General Of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT).     Area Mama’s gang has been terrorizing banks in the Southwest, especially Lagos before...