*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,…

Frank Lampard provides Christian Pulisic and Kepa Arrizabalaga injury updates

Frank Lampard has confirmed that Christian Pulisic is still struggling with a hamstring injury and will miss Chelsea’s clash with Sheffield United – but Kepa Arrizabalaga is available again after recovering from a shoulder problem. Pulisic pulled up in Chelsea’s…

Chelsea’s Christian Pulisic praises bravery of Libyan fan

A young Libyan Chelsea fan who nearly lost his life saving a man from drowning has been shocked with a message from Christian Pulisic. Mohammed Al-Arabi was on a beach near the Libyan capital Tripoli recently when he heard someone…

Ben Chillwell makes Chelsea squad as Hakim Ziyech and Christian Pulisic miss Barnsley clash

Frank Lampard has confirmed that both Thiago Silva and Ben Chilwell are in the Chelsea squad for their Carabao Cup clash with Barnsley on Wednesday night. Silva and Chilwell will make their Blues debuts against the Championship side at Stamford…

Frank Lampard provides Christian Pulisic fitness update ahead of Brighton clash

Frank Lampard says Christian Pulisic is in contention to play against Brighton on Monday evening just over a month after pulling his hamstring in Chelsea’s FA Cup final defeat to Arsenal. The American enjoyed a strong maiden campaign in the…

Christian Pulisic provides fitness update ahead of FA Cup final

Christian Pulisic says he’s feeling ‘100 per cent’ fit and confident ahead of the FA Cup final but has issued a word of caution to his Chelsea team-mates about ‘incredible’ Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who he knows well from their…

*Sanwo-Olu asks to meet boy in ‘calm down’ viral video (Nation) *Customs in Seme intercepts 136,350 litres of petrol, 79 used cars (Guardian)

Sanwo-Olu asks to meet boy in ‘calm down’ viral video (Nation) Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has expressed willingness to meet the unidentified boy in a viral video, asking his mother to ‘calm down’ as she attempts to beat him over…

Lampard says Pulisic suffered injury before Chelsea’s victory over Nottingham Forest (Metro)

Frank Lampard has revealed that Christian Pulisic picked up an injury in training before Chelsea’s 2-0 victory over Nottingham Forest. Pulisic, 21, played 66 minutes as Chelsea drew with Brighton on Wednesday night and was expected to feature in Sunday’s…

*Man charged with impersonating police officer (DailyTrust) *Ex-convict arrested for snatching phone in Lagos (Punch)

Man charged with impersonating police officer (DailyTrust) The police in Ajah, Lagos, have charged a 32-year-old man before an Igbosere chief magistrate court, Lagos, for allegedly putting on a police uniform. The suspect, Jerry Gabriel, was nabbed on December 15,…

*Policeman kills wife, self in Lagos (Guardian) *Man drowns while searching for dredger (Punch)

Policeman kills wife, self in Lagos (Guardian) A policeman has allegedly shot himself after killing his wife for filing a divorce against him. The policeman, simply identified as Edward and attached to the Highway Patrol, was living with his wife,…

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