*Police rescue suspected child trafficker from Lagos mob (Leadership)*Court remands ‘prophet’ for allegedly raping, impregnating 2 sisters (Vanguard)

Police rescue suspected child trafficker from Lagos mob (Leadership) The timely intervention of men of the Lagos State Police Command has saved a 22-year-old man, Ayomide Fawehinmi, from a mob action. He was alleged to have stolen a child at…

*Hoodlums rape pregnant Kwara woman in husband’s presence (Punch)*LASEMA rescues woman trapped in flood (Vanguard)

Hoodlums rape pregnant Kwara woman in husband’s presence (Punch) The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Kwara State, has arrested three suspects over the alleged rape of a seven-month pregnant woman in Woro village in the Kaiama Local Government Area…

Martin Lawrence says he’s ‘gonna try’ to get Eddie Murphy to pay for their kids’ wedding

Martin Lawrence and Eddie Murphy have all the ingredients for a real-life romantic comedy. The Bad Boys for Life star, 57, joked about his daughter Jasmin Lawrence potentially conceiving a “comedy super-baby” with Eddie’s son Eric Murphy on Friday’s episode…

*Panic as robbers terrorise Lagos community, kill guard (Punch)*MMA2 new X-ray Machines, air conditioners arrive Lagos (Guardian)

Panic as robbers terrorise Lagos community, kill guard (Punch) Residents of Ogungbesan Street, Coker, along the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, Lagos, say they are under siege from robbers that have been terrorising the neighbourhood for about one month. The incidents took a…

*Lagos to lay 4th Mainland Bridge foundation before end of 2021 – Sanwo-Olu (Guardian)*YabaTech fixes March 16 – 22 for Post UTME (Nation)

Lagos to lay 4th Mainland Bridge foundation before end of 2021 – Sanwo-Olu (Guardian) Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Friday said that the foundation for the proposed Fourth Mainland Bridge would be laid before the end of year…

*Medical doctor, 17 others in EFCC net over Internet fraud (Punch)*Estate residents seek justice as thugs, police brutalise CSO (Guardian)

Medical doctor, 17 others in EFCC net over Internet fraud (Punch) The Uyo Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday arrested a 28-year-old medical doctor, Chijioke Precious, and 17 others over alleged Internet fraud in Owerri,…

Eddie Murphy’s “Coming to America” sequel ‘moves to Amazon Studios in $125m deal’

Coming 2 America has reportedly been sold to Amazon Studios in a deal worth $125million ahead of its expected release in December.  The long-awaited sequel to Eddie Murphy’s 1988 comedy, Coming to America, has reportedly been sold by its distributor,…

Eddie Murphy set to return to stand-up comedy with ‘£56 million’ Netflix deal (Metro)

Eddie Murphy hasn’t done a stand-up set in years, but the comedian is looking to be on the verge of signing a deal with Netflix for a series of specials – set to earn him around £56 million. According to…

What would a ‘Coming to America’ sequel look like in the age of the internet? (Quartz)

Prince Akeem is set to return to Queens, New York. More than three decades after Eddie Murphy film played the African prince in Coming to America, a remake is reportedly going ahead. In 1988, when the film opened with an…

Craig Brewer to direct ‘Coming to America 2’ (Empire)

We’ve been hearing about the slow forward movement of the Coming to America sequel off and on for several years now, but at last it looks like it’s actually happening. And star Eddie Murphy has a new director in mind,…

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