*Rising petrol price hits N300 per litre (Punch)*Presidency: Why we prefer Peter Obi — Obasanjo, Ortom (Vanguard)

Rising petrol price hits N300 per litre (Punch) The scarcity of Premium Motor Spirit, popularly called petrol, grew worse across the country on Thursday, as massive queues were witnessed in Abuja, Lagos, Port Harcourt, Calabar, Warri, Nasarawa, Minna, among other…

Charles Leclerc will ‘go for it’ if Sergio Perez overtake opportunity arises

Charles Leclerc holds P2 and a slender advantage, so will not shy away from an opportunity to fight Sergio Perez if there is one. Red Bull will start the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in ideal fashion after securing a front-row…

Verstappen fastest in final free practice

Red Bull’s world champion Max Verstappen was fastest in Saturday’s gusty third and final free practice session for the United States Grand Prix, the Dutchman beating Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc by 0.320 seconds. Verstappen clocked a best lap in one minute…

Ferrari clarify Leclerc’s ‘throttle’ complaint

After Charles Leclerc initially blamed the throttle for his French GP crash, Mattia Binotto says there was “no issue with the throttle” at Paul Ricard. Leclerc’s Sunday went from dreaming of spraying the victory champagne to rueing yet another retirement…

*2023: Senator Adeola clinches Ogun West senatorial ticket (Vanguard)*APC Primaries: Oshiomhole wins Edo north senatorial ticket (DailyTrust)

2023: Senator Adeola clinches Ogun West senatorial ticket (Vanguard) A Senator representing Lagos West, Solomon Olamilekan Adeola, on Saturday, was declared the winner of the Ogun West senatorial primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Adeola, who emerged as…

*Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi laid to rest (Channels)*2baba, Tiwa Savage, others thrill fans at I Go Dye’s comedy show (DailyTrust)

Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi laid to rest (Channels) The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, has been buried in the ancient town of Oyo in south-west Nigeria. His remains were laid to rest on Saturday within the…

*Panic as Oluomo, Istijaba’s boys clash in Lagos (Punch)*Teenager killed, shops razed as petrol tanker explodes in Lagos (Channels)

Panic as Oluomo, Istijaba’s boys clash in Lagos (Punch) Some members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers and the Tricycle Owners and Operators Association of Nigeria clashed on Friday in Lagos. The PUNCH gathered that the fight caused…

*5 men break into Lagos cemetery, cut off skulls (DailyTrust)*Google submarine cable lands in Lagos (Leadership)

5 men break into Lagos cemetery, cut off skulls (DailyTrust) The police in Lagos State have arrested and arraigned five men caught with human skulls, saying they committed the offence on March 16, at Agbowa Ikosi area near Lagos metropolis.…

*Court grants man divorce over wife’s refusal to meet sexual demand (Guardian)*Chrisland: ‘You misled the public’ — Nigerians flay Ubi Franklin over ‘rape’ story (Vanguard)

Court grants man divorce over wife’s refusal to meet sexual demand (Guardian) An Igando Customary Court on Tuesday dissolved the union between Mr Taofeek Muritala and Mrs Jelilat Muritala on grounds of frequent fighting and lack of love. The petitioner,…

*Osinachi: Don’t wait for death, call for help, Queen Naomi tells women (Independent)*Sanwo-Olu, others to speak at Young Achievers Nigeria Awards (Leadership)

Osinachi: Don’t wait for death, call for help, Queen Naomi tells women (Independent) Queen Naomi Silekunola Ogunwusi, the wife of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, has urged women in abusive relationships or marriages to call out for…

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