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Nigerian government accuses Sowore of transferring over $50,000 ‘illicit funds’ (Guardian)

Nigerian government Monday accused Omoyele Sowore, the publisher of Sahara Reporters and the presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), of transferring $50,000 illicit funds Sowore was arraigned by the Nigerian government on seven charges bordering on an alleged…

Driver passed out at the wheel because he was fasting for Ramadan (Metro)

A motorist has been banned from driving after he collapsed at the wheel and crashed into oncoming traffic. Yeahur Rahman, 25, had not eaten or drunk anything for more than 12 hours because he was observing Ramadan when he lost…

West Ham fear Lukasz Fabianski could be out until 2020 (Metro)

West Ham United fear goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski could be out for three months with a thigh injury. The Poland stopper limped out of the Hammers’ 2-2 draw with Bournemouth on Saturday during the first half at the Vitality Stadium. Fabianski…

Garth Crooks sends Gareth Southgate a warning over in-form Chelsea defender Fikayo Tomori (Metro)

Garth Crooks has warned Gareth Southgate that he risks missing out on Chelsea defender Fikayo Tomori if he doesn’t hand the in-form defender an international call-up soon. The 21-year-old has emerged as a first-team regular for Chelsea under Frank Lampard…

Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin’s wedding venue surrounded by security ahead of big day (Metro)

Justin Bieber is marrying the love of his life, model Hailey Baldwin, at the Montage Palmetto Bluff resort in South Carolina today. So naturally a load of security has turned up outside the 20,000 acre resort. Justin, 25 and Hailey,…

Elon Musk shows off mighty rocket designed to carry astronauts to Mars (Metro)

Elon Musk has officially unveiled a new spacecraft designed to carry humans to Mars. Yesterday, he showed off the latest prototype of Starship – a Mk1 version of the rocket that will undergo testing within the next one or two…

Boris Johnson ‘to be dismissed by Queen’ if he doesn’t seek Brexit delay (Metro)

A former senior Tory MP has said that the Prime Minister would be ‘out in five minutes’ if he failed to ask for a Brexit extension. Dominic Grieve said that if Boris Johnson fails to abide by the Benn Act…

Bihar and Uttar Pradesh: More than 100 dead in fresh India flood chaos (BBC)

More than 100 people have died due to flooding caused by heavy rains in the Indian states of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, officials have said. Dramatic images of the impact of flood water on urban life have been coming out…

Uganda’s Solomon Serwanjja wins BBC World News Komla Dumor award (BBC)

Ugandan investigative reporter and news anchor Solomon Serwanjja has won the 2019 BBC World News Komla Dumor Award. Serwanjja is a presenter at Uganda’s NBS TV, where he hosts one of the channel’s prime-time shows. He has also produced award-winning…

Volkswagen: Germany’s first mass lawsuit begins (BBC)

Germany’s first mass lawsuit begins as 450,000 owners of diesel Volkswagen cars take on the company. They argue they are owed compensation for being sold cars based on misleading emissions data. The scandal has already cost VW €30bn (£26.6bn). It…

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