*Lagos trader sells fake Total engine oil in Oyo, Anambra (Punch) *NRC to start hourly train services on Lagos-Ibadan route (Nation)

Lagos trader sells fake Total engine oil in Oyo, Anambra (Punch) Nnamdi Eze, a trader in the Iyana Ishashi area of Lagos, allegedly into adulterated oil, has run out of luck following his arrest by the police. Eze, 32, reportedly…

*My landlord beat me to pulp for refusing his love advances – Mother of three (Nation) *Ticket fee collector slumps, dies after slapping okada rider (Punch)

My landlord beat me to pulp for refusing his love advances – Mother of three (Nation) A woman, Mrs Comfort Giwa, said she got the beating of her life when her landlord, Mr Adisa Lukman, openly brutalised her for allegedly…

Arsenal legend Ian Wright makes his prediction for Chelsea v Manchester United

Ian Wright believes Chelsea hold a slight advantage over Manchester United when the two teams go head-to-head at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League on Monday night. Both clubs have enjoyed two weeks off thanks to the new winter break…

*Lagos police nab 33-year-old car snatcher (DailyTrust) *Respite for motorists as work begins on Seme-Badagry road (Guardian)

Lagos police nab 33-year-old car snatcher (DailyTrust) Detectives attached to the Oke Odo police station, Lagos State Police Command, have arrested a suspected car snatcher, Yusuf Akinradewo, who was accused of allegedly attempting to sell a stolen vehicle. Akinradewo, according…

*Explosion victims narrate ordeals, count losses as death toll rises to five (Guardian) *Diesel-laden tanker falls, catches fire in Lagos (Punch)

Explosion victims narrate ordeals, count losses as death toll rises to five (Guardian) After the raging fire following Sunday night’s pipeline explosion at Abule Egba area of Lagos State was put out by a combined team of firefighters and emergency…

*Apapa-Oshodi Expressway ready next year – Fashola (Punch) *13-year-old boy allegedly stabs teenager to death with broken bottle (Punch)

  Apapa-Oshodi Expressway ready next year – Fashola (Punch) The Apapa-Oshodi-Oworonsoki-Ojota highway will be completed in the next 12 months, the Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola has said. Fashola announced that the reconstruction of the road would…

Ian Wright ‘absolutely seething’ at Unai Emery over Watford subs and slams ‘irresponsible’ Granit Xhaka (Metro)

Ian Wright says he was ‘going crazy’ at Unai Emery’s substitutions in Arsenal’s capitulation against Watford, while he criticised skipper Granit Xhaka for his comments after the match. The Gunners take on Aston Villa on Sunday after a comprehensive win…

Liverpool star Sadio Mane ‘at the end of his tether’ with Mohamed Salah, claims Ian Wright (Metro)

Ian Wright believes Sadio Mane’s explosive reaction on the bench in Liverpool’s 3-0 win over Burnley showed that he’s reached the ‘end of his tether’ with Mohamed Salah and his selfishness in front of goal. Chris Wood’s unfortunate own goal…

Arsenal legend Ian Wright slams Harry Kane and brands Tottenham striker a cheat (Metro)

Ian Wright wants football fans to start calling diving cheating more after Harry Kane’s efforts to win a penalty were rejected in the late stages of Tottenham’s 2-2 draw with Arsenal on Sunday. Spurs had let slip a 2-0 lead…

Ian Wright tells Unai Emery to ditch midfield diamond and play attacking Arsenal line-up against Spurs (Metro)

Ian Wright wants Unai Emery to ditch his midfield diamond experiment for the north London derby and switch to the 4-3-3 formation that Arsenal finished their defeat to Liverpool in. The Gunners’ 100% start to the season ended at Anfield…

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