Indian hemp cultivated in 11 Plateau LGAs – NDLEA

The Plateau Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says cannabis sativa (Indian hemp) is currently cultivated in large scale in 11 local government areas of the state. Mr Bello Mumuni, a Principal Staff Officer, Drug Reduction Unit of the agency in the command, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) […]

Brothers arrested for allegedly defrauding rice seller with fake currency

Men of the Ogun State Police Command Thursday arrested two brothers, Sunday Durosinmi Onikoyi, 29, and Felix Durosinmi Onikoyi, 20, for allegedly defrauding unsuspecting members of the public with fake currency. DAILY POST reports that the two brothers were residents of 30, Akala Street, Idi-Oro Mushin, Lagos State. Their arrest, according to the command, followed […]

Man Utd vs Crystal Palace: Solskjaer speaks on taking Pogba off penalties

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has insisted that Paul Pogba remains on penalty duty in the team. Pogba was criticised for taking the penalty against Wolves in their 1-1 draw on Monday. The incident happened just a week, after Marcus Rashford had converted a spot-kick in a resounding victory over Chelsea. But Solskjaer, whose […]

Livescore: Latest Premier League results for Week 3, Saturday 2019/2020 EPL scores

The Premier League 2019/2020 enters it Match Day 3 this weekend. Chelsea travel to Norwich City in Saturday’s early kick-off, looking to pick up their first three points of the season. Manchester United welcome Crystal Palace, West Ham travel to Watford and Brighton clash with Southampton. The late kick-off will see Liverpool host Arsenal. Saturday, […]

Liverpool vs Arsenal: Unai Emery told to drop four players for Anfield clash

Former Manchester United defender, Gary Neville, has urged Unai Emery to take some of his young Arsenal players, out of the starting XI for Saturday’s trip to face Liverpool at Anfield. The two clubs are the only sides in the Premier League, who have made 100% starts to the new season. Emery has started with […]

Transfer: Sanches signs four-year deal with new club

Renato Sanches has left Bayern Munich to join Lille on a four-year deal. The two clubs confirmed the deal on Friday night. Sanches, who joined Bayern as an 18-year-old in 2016 from Benfica, was largely confined to a minor substitute role with the Bundesliga champions. The Portugal midfielder had spent the 2017/2018 season on loan […]

Transfer: Icardi gets new shirt number

Mauro Icardi has been given the No. 7 shirt for Inter Milan this season, as he looks likely to stay put, Goal reports. The Argentina striker saw his No. 9 jersey given to new signing Romelu Lukaku, as talks over a move away from San Siro continued. Lukaku recently completed an €80million transfer from Manchester […]

Transfer: Real Madrid goalkeeper asks Zidane to leave

Keylor Navas has asked to leave Real Madrid before the summer transfer window shuts, although manager Zinedine Zidane wants him to stay, ESPN reports. Navas considered leaving Madrid earlier in the summer, having been told by Zidane, that Thibaut Courtois would be first choice goalkeeper for 2019/2020. But he decided to stay, having not received […]

Army hands over alleged kidnappers to police in Taraba

The Nigerian Army has paraded and handed over to the State Police Command three suspected kidnappers nabbed at an army checkpoint in Taraba State. According to ThisDay newspaper, the suspects, a 37-year-old woman identified as Ruth Okoronkwo and her brother, as well as one Emmanuel Kelechi, a taxi driver, were nabbed by soldiers of the […]