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Monthly Archives: September 2022

Bukayo Saka told to leave Arsenal if he wants to win trophies

The Gunners academy graduate is very much the pride and joy of the Arsenal faithful but he has been told he should leave the Emirates if he wants to get his hands on some silverware Arsenal superstar Bukayo Saka has been told he should look to leave the Gunners if he wants to add some trophies to his CV in the near future. …

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Tinubu’s Absence At Peace Pact Sparks Outrage

The absence of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), at the peace pact on Thursday has stirred reactions. Although he was represented by his running mate, Kashim Shettima, his absence sparked outrage, especially in the Nigerian digital sphere. Nigerian human rights activist, Aisha Yesufu, via her Twitter handle, stated that the APC presidential candidate ought …

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Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool all hope to become multi-club networks

The owners of Arsenal and Liverpool have joined Chelsea’s Todd Boehly in looking into establishing a multi-club network pioneered by Manchester City’s owner, City Football Group. It is understood that Arsenal’s Stan Kroenke – who already owns an MLS team – and his Liverpool counterpart John W Henry have explored adding clubs inside and outside Europe to their portfolios, after Boehly indicated …

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R Kelly ordered to pay restitution of $300,000 to his victim

The amount is meant to cover the treatment of herpes and psychotherapy for the abuse inflicted by the singer A U.S. federal judge signaled Wednesday that she plans to order disgraced R&B superstar R Kelly to pay more than $300,000 to one of his victims in a decades-long scheme to use his fame to sexually abuse young fans. A restitution order by …

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2023: Governor Obaseki Denies Endorsing Peter Obi

The Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki, has denied the rumour that he has endorsed the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi. He stated that such information is absolutely false and malicious. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media Projects, Crusoe Osagie, the governor said that the rumour is being peddled by his detractors with ulterior motives …

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Anthony Joshua offered THIRD fight with Oleksandr Usyk as Ukrainian eyes homecoming showdown at Kyiv’s Olympic Stadium

ANTHONY JOSHUA has been offered a third crack at Oleksandr Usyk once the city of Kyiv and AJ’s confidence are rebuilt. The 32-year-old Watford hero has lost back-to-back 12-rounders to the 35-year-old Ukraine ace. Even though the August showdown in Jeddah ended awkwardly – with the Brit icon slinging a couple of Usyk’s belts on the floor and snatching the mic for …

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Ex-Aide to Ogun State Governor to serve 5 years in the US for unemployment fraud, scams

A former Nigerian official was sentenced to five years for what prosecutors called a “litany of scams” that took in more than $600,000 in public and private funds, including Washington unemployment benefits intended for pandemic victims.  Abidemi Rufai, 45, of Lekki, Nigeria, was sentenced Monday in federal court in Tacoma for crimes ranging from $350,763 in pandemic unemployment fraud to …

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Ortom Denies Abandoning Wike, Says ‘We Just Returned From London’

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has denied media reports that he has parted ways with his Rivers State counterpart, Nyesom Wike, over the crisis rocking the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP). Wike and his team are insisting on the resignation of the PDP national chairman, Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, over their perceived grievances on the outcome of the party’s presidential election …

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DSS Arrests Soldier ‘Supplying Guns To Kidnappers’ In Abuja

A soldier attached to the Muhammadu Buhari Cantonment in Tungan-Maje in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has been arrested by operatives of the Department of State Service (DSS) for allegedly hiring out and selling guns to kidnappers. According to Daily Trust, the operation that led to his arrest was carried out last week around Dankogi Park in Zuba in collaboration …

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