*Lagos Task Force demolishes 1,700 shanties, containerised shops (Nation)*Police arrest 5 for robbing church, kidnapping member in Ogun (Vanguard)

Lagos Task Force demolishes 1,700 shanties, containerised shops (Nation) Operatives of the Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit (Taskforce) over the weekend demolished over 1,700 illegal shanties and containerised shops around Fagba Railway lines, Agege. Speaking during the…

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer explains why he wanted to sign Edinson Cavani for Man Utd

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists the opportunity to sign a seasoned winner in Edinson Cavani was too good to turn down. Paris Saint-Germain’s all-time record goalscorer was released by the Ligue 1 champions at the end of last season, having been…

*Vandal electrocuted while stealing Lagos transformer cable (Punch)*CP visits family of lady gang-raped to death, commissions office complex at Ejigbo (Guardian)

Vandal electrocuted while stealing Lagos transformer cable (Punch) A suspected vandal, Kabiru Ismaila, has been electrocuted while allegedly stealing a transformer cable in the Adamo area of Ikorodu, Lagos State. PUNCH Metro gathered that Ismaila led some hoodlums to Owu…

I offer something different to United’s attack – Ighalo

Former Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, says he offers a different quality to Manchester United’s attack that fellow strikers Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial do not possess. Ighalo, who was speaking with United Review programme, said he could play as…

Odion Ighalo heaps praise on ‘incredible’ Manchester United star Anthony Martial

Manchester United forward Odion Ighalo has revealed Anthony Martial is the player that’s impressed him most since his move to Old Trafford. The Nigerian completed a shock move to the north-west in January when he signed a short-term loan deal…

Why Anthony Martial will miss Man Utd’s Europa League game against LASK

Anthony Martial will miss Thursday’s Europa League match against LASK after he suffered an impact injury in Sunday’s Manchester derby. The France international collided with a post attempting to close down Ederson’s clearance early in the second half. Martial managed…

Manchester United: United players can get even better, says delighted Ole Gunnar Solskjær

Ole Gunnar Solskjær believes Manchester United are heading back towards the top after his team recorded a third victory over Manchester City this season at an Old Trafford which celebrated vociferously. Goals from Anthony Martial and Scott McTominay – both…

*Bus conductor faints after LASTMA arrest (Punch) *LASTMA assures justice on alleged beating of bus conductor by official (Guardian)

Bus conductor faints after LASTMA arrest (Punch) A yet-to-be-identified commercial bus conductor reportedly fainted on Saturday after officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority intercepted his vehicle to arrest him and his driver for violating the state traffic rule…

Martial double fires Man United in Newcastle rout (Guardian)

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer urged Manchester United to show some consistency after Anthony Martial’s double and a Mason Greenwood rocket sealed a 4-1 win against Newcastle. Solskjaer’s side slumped to an embarrassing 2-0 defeat at lowly Watford last weekend to raise…

Rashford and Martial land big win for Solskjaer (Nation)

Manchester United continued their good week by beating fierce neighbours City 2-1 at the Etihad Stadium. After helping defeat Tottenham on Wednesday, Marcus Rashford opened the scoring from the penalty spot after being fouled by Bernardo Silva – a foul…

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