Ronaldo to miss Juventus, Atalanta clash due to injury

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been ruled out of Sunday’s Serie A game against Champions League rivals Atalanta with a flexor muscle issue. Coach Andrea Pirlo said the 36-year-old Portuguese striker, the top scorer in Serie A this season with…

Ronaldo’s castaway armband makes 64,000 euros at charity auction

The captain’s armband that Cristiano Ronaldo flung to the ground in disgust after Portugal were denied an injury-time winner against Serbia was sold at a charity auction for 64,000 euros ($75,000) to an anonymous bidder. With seconds to go while…

*Boko Haram claims responsibility for missing Air Force jet, releases video of dead pilot (DailyTrust)*Easter: Prices of perishables soar in Lagos markets (Vanguard)

Boko Haram claims responsibility for missing Air Force jet, releases video of dead pilot (DailyTrust) The Boko Haram sect has claimed responsibility for bringing dowm the missing Jet of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF). A jet deployed against the sect…

Cristiano Ronaldo speaks out after storming off-pitch over disallowed goal

Cristiano Ronaldo says he will ‘never change’ after storming off the pitch before the full-time whistle had been blown after seeing what appeared to be a legitimate goal ruled out in Portugal’s 2-2 draw with Serbia. The visitors went two…

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer names Cristiano Ronaldo and Roy Keane as the Manchester United legends he would sign

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has named Cristiano Ronaldo and Roy Keane as two Manchester United legends he would want in his current side. Solskjaer spent nine years playing alongside former United captain Keane and the pair won five Premier League titles…

*Group calls for selection of best candidate for LASU VC (Guardian)*#EndSARS: Reddington Hospital presents medical records of Lekki tollgate victims (Nation)

Group calls for selection of best candidate for LASU VC (Guardian) The Concerned Professors and Liberators in Lagos State University (LASU), and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), have called on the state government and management of the institution…

*Trailer damages 3 flyover bridges on Lagos-Ibadan expressway (Guardian)*Robbers raid home in Lagos, flee with loot in victim’s car (Punch)

Trailer damages 3 flyover bridges on Lagos -Ibadan expressway (Guardian) Mr Olaseni Bakare, the Federal Controller of Works in Ogun, confirmed the incident to NAN in a telephone interview. Bakare noted that the height of the trailer carrying the excavator…

*Lady nabbed for robbing pastor at gunpoint in Ogun, car recovered in Niger (Guardian)*No cause for the alarm over rising food prices, Lagos assures residents (Vanguard)

Lady nabbed for robbing pastor at gunpoint in Ogun, car recovered in Niger (Guardian) Two members of an armed robbery gang, who robbed Pastor Godwin Ojerinde of God’s Will Praying Ground, Siun in Obafemi Owode Local Government Area of Ogun…

Ronaldo scores two headers in Juve win

Cristiano Ronaldo scored two headers as Juventus beat bottom side Crotone to go within eight points of leaders Inter Milan. Ronaldo turned home an Alex Sandro cross before powering a header in from Aaron Ramsey’s ball, his 70th Serie A…

*Community petitions Sanwo-Olu over dredgers’ activities (Punch)*Workers protest over poor pay, working condition at OK Foods (Guardian)

Community petitions Sanwo-Olu over dredgers’ activities (Punch) Some residents of the Tunde Afolabi Street in the Ajah area of Lagos have petitioned the state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, over alleged illegal activities of sand dredgers in the community. The community, in…

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