Nottingham Forest penalty hero Dean Henderson will be banned from playing parent club Manchester United in their Carabao Cup semi-final

Nottingham Forest’s Carabao Cup penalty hero Dean Henderson will be banned from playing against parent club Manchester United in the semi-finals – unless Erik ten Hag grants him permission to play. England stopper Henderson saved penalties from Ruben Neves and…

*Okada ban: Cop detained for killing Lagos motorcyclist (Punch)*Basketmouth announces end of 12-year marriage (Sun)

Okada ban: Cop detained for killing Lagos motorcyclist (Punch) The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Alabi, has confirmed the arrest and detention of a policeman for allegedly shooting a motorcyclist, Alabi Stephen, aka Doctor, to death around Sabo Market,…

Man United make brief 81-word tribute to Cristiano Ronaldo after explosive exit

Manchester United dedicated a brief 81-word farewell to forward Cristiano Ronaldo in their official programme for the Carabao Cup win over Burnley on Wednesday. Ronaldo agreed a mutual termination of his contract at Old Trafford last month following a TV…

Cristiano Ronaldo to leave Manchester United with immediate effect

Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo is to leave Manchester United with immediate effect. The decision follows a controversial interview in which the 37-year-old criticised the club and said he had “no respect” for manager Erik ten Hag. Both parties stated that…

*DSS silent on official who jumped into Lagoon (Punch)*Student allegedly kills sex-worker for stealing his phone (Guardian)

DSS silent on official who jumped into Lagoon (Punch) The Department of State Services has declined comment on the reported suicide of one of its official, Adetutu Adedokun, who jumped into the Lagoon on Thursday. The Uber driver whose vehicle…

*Lagos lawyer accuses judiciary of grabbing landed property (Punch)*Ekweremadu to spend Christmas, New Year in prison as court fixes jan 31 for trial (DailyTrust)

Lagos lawyer accuses judiciary of grabbing landed property (Punch) Alegal practitioner, Omodele Ibrahim, has accused the Lagos State Government of encroaching on his plot of land. He said the land, situated at the Lanre Razak Housing Estate, Itamarun, Epe, was…

Rio Ferdinand suggests Erik ten Hag isn’t being fair on Cristiano Ronaldo after incident

Rio Ferdinand has made the bold claim that Erik ten Hag’s treatment of Cristiano Ronaldo is not fair despite the fact the forward stormed down the Old Trafford tunnel before full-time. Manchester United ran out 2-0 winners over Tottenham in…

*Man arrested for stabbing neighbour to death in Lagos (DailyTrust)*BBNaija host, stars storm Rico Swavey’s service of songs (Nation)

Man arrested for stabbing neighbour to death in Lagos (DailyTrust)  A 45-year old man, Isaac Akpan John, has been arrested for stabbing his neighbour, identified simply as Godwin, to death in the Ajah area of Lagos. The suspect was said…

*NDLEA uncovers cannabis, tramadol in crayfish sack (Punch)*Again, early morning fire destroys property worth millions of naira at Balogun Market (Sun)

NDLEA uncovers cannabis, tramadol in crayfish sack (Punch) The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has uncovered 15 parcels of cannabis and 600 grams of tramadol concealed in a sack of crayfish for export to Dubai, United Arab Emirates. This is…

*Missing Lagos 17-year-old girl found in Bauchi (Punch)*Kidnapping: Court fixes September 19 for judgment in Evans’ trial (Guardian)

Missing Lagos 17-year-old girl found in Bauchi (Punch) Police in Bauchi State have found a 17-year-old girl, Mildred Ebuka, who got missing on Thursday while running an errand in Lagos. Ebuka reportedly left her residence in Victoria Island on Thursday…

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