*Man docked for allegedly stealing from girlfriend’s piggy bank (Guardian)*Comedian Cute Abiola spends 10 days in detention, Navy says administrative procedure ongoing (Punch)

Man docked for allegedly stealing from girlfriend’s piggy bank (Guardian) A 33-year-old man, Azubuike Omenehu, who allegedly stole N120, 000 from his girlfriend’s piggy bank, on Wednesday appeared before a Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. Omenehu, of No 45,…

Tottenham unveil Conte as new coach in 18-month deal

Former Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has been appointed as Tottenham’s new manager on an initial 18-month deal with the option of extending. Spurs sacked Nuno Espirito Santo on Monday morning following a poor run of form, with Saturday’s 3-0 defeat…

*3 die, others injured as Lagos transport unions clash (Sun)*Campus security: UNILAG gets 1,000 CCTV cameras (Vanguard)

3 die, others injured as Lagos transport unions clash (Sun) Three persons died while many others were  injured during a battle of supremacy between members of the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) and National Union of Road Transport…

*Police rescue kidnap victim denied food for six weeks (Punch)*FAAN to close MMIA departure drop off zone temporarily – Official (Guardian)

Police rescue kidnap victim denied food for six weeks (Punch) The Zamfara State Police Command has rescued a kidnap victim, Mudassiru Malan, who was reportedly denied food for six weeks by bandits for failing to pay a ransom. The state…

*Ikeja Electric clarifies planned power outage within network (Guardian)*Carbon-free Lagos: Sanwo-Olu, experts call for action (Vanguard)

Ikeja Electric clarifies planned power outage within network (Guardian) Ikeja Electric Plc says the planned power outage within some parts of its network from Oct. 11 will not result in a full-day blackout for customers during the period. Mr Akinola…

*UK ballistic expert sheds light on Lekki tollgate shootings (Guardian)*Defilement: Witness testifies against Baba Ijesha (DailyTrust)

UK ballistic expert sheds light on Lekki tollgate shootings (Guardian) The United Kingdom (UK)-based forensic and ballistic company, hired by Lagos State government to investigate the shooting incident at the Lekki Tollgate, has said that live military-grade ammunition were not…

“I wasn’t happy at Arsenal”, Willian reveals why he left

Willian has stated that Arsenal didn’t want him to leave this summer, but he ‘wasn’t happy’ at the Emirates stadium and chose to cancel his lucrative contract in search of ‘joy, happiness and peace.’ The 33-year-old signed a bumper three-year…

*EFCC invites SCOAN disciples for alleged looting of late T.B Joshua’s money vault (Guardian)*UNILAG visitation panel alleges contracts splitting, procurement Act violation (Punch)

EFCC invites SCOAN disciples for alleged looting of late T.B Joshua’s money vault (Guardian) There are indications that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) may have invited 20 disciples of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) for questioning…

*How a day-old baby was stolen from Kano hospital (DailyTrust)*Sanwo Olu, Akeredolu, Uzodinma wives storm Lagos for “August Meeting” (Sun)*Comedian Bovi puts up son ‘for sale’ after breaking 3 TVs in 1 year (Punch)

How a day-old baby was stolen from Kano hospital (DailyTrust) A newborn child was recently stolen from Abdullahi Wase Hospital in Kano. One Abubakar Sadiq and his wife, Maryam Sadiq, stole the child, according to the police. The couple had…

*Trader docked for allegedly biting off woman’s nipple (Nation)*Many rendered homeless as fire razes houses, shops in Makoko (Punch)

Trader docked for allegedly biting off woman’s nipple (Nation) A 25-year-old trader, Tasuru Abdullahi, on Friday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court charged with biting off a woman’s nipple. The police charged Abdullahi, whose address was not given with sexual…

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