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APC convention: Court refuses to stop Lagos’ delegates (Nation)

A Federal High Court in Abuja has refused a motion seeking to restrain the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from recognising Lagos State’s delegates for the June 23 national convention of the APC. Justice Babatunde Quadri, who…

Police, Shiites clash in Kaduna over El-Zakzaky (SUN)

Men of the Kaduna State Police Command, on Wednesday, engaged members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) also known as Shiites in gun duel, in Kaduna, over continuous detention of Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky. The Shiites, in their numbers, during a…

Tat’s Fine: Players with striking tattoos at Russia 2018 (Worldnews)

With the World Cup excitements and fever now in its second week, we have seen lots of attention-grabbing goals, intriguing skills and heart-breaking moments. However,  there’s more to the football fest apart from skills, goals and the trophy. Part of…

If the boot doesn’t fit then female footballers should have an alternative (Guardian)

While it is hardly a surprise that male players dominate football boot marketing, the fact that a large amount of professional female players are wearing men’s or children’s boots surely is  Pretty much every day someone pops up on my…

Heineken launches interactive limited edition bottles

Heineken, the world’s most international premium lager beer has introduced a limited edition world label in its Nigeria market. The world edition front label features an expression of the various countries where Heineken is present. The brand went further to…

Road construction: LASTMA adopts new strategy to enhance free movement (Vanguard)

The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) on Wednesday lauded motorists and commuters for their understanding, support and cooperation since the State Government commenced massive road rehabilitation across the State, revealing that a new strategy has been mapped out to…

I was compelled to sign 2018 budget, says Buhari (Vanguard)

Finally, President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the 2018 N9.12 trillion Appropriation Bill into law in the absence of the Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara. The budget was assented to by the…

World Cup 2018: ‘Lionel Messi does not need to win World Cup to be all-time great’ (BBC)

Argentina forward Lionel Messi does not need to win the World Cup to be considered an all-time great, says former striker Hernan Crespo. Messi, 30, had a penalty saved in Argentina’s 1-1 draw with Iceland in their opening game in…

The truth about Cristiano Ronaldo’s goal celebration and Jose Fonte staying on the pitch (Independent)

Cristiano Ronaldo’s brilliant free-kick to draw Portugal’s opening World Cup 2018 encounter with rivals Spain football sparked wild celebrations among his teammates – except one of them. As the rest of the Portuguese team rushed to congratulate Ronaldo on his…

* Lagos goes tough on drug abuse, plans 100-man walk against scourge (Vanguard) * Daddy Freeze’s message to Chimamanda causes controversy (Punch)

THISISLAGOS MIDDAY NEWS UPDATE JUNE 20, 2018   Lagos goes tough on drug abuse, plans 100-man walk against scourge (Vanguard) In a bid to step up its campaign against all forms of drug abuse, the Lagos State Government on Tuesday…

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