*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…

Juventus linked Pogba: ‘I need to enjoy what I do’

Paul Pogba has underlined his desire to feel appreciated and happy ahead of a possible free transfer to Juventus. The 29-year-old Frenchman is close to returning to Turin and signing for the Bianconeri, with a deal expected to be finalised…

*Woman bathes 12-year-old girl with hot water in Cross River (Guardian)*FG halts N600b electricity subsidy, confirms power tariff hike (Punch)

Woman bathes 12-year-old girl with hot water in Cross River (Guardian) A 12 -year-old girl (name withheld) was bathed with a mixture of hot water and oil by her auntie, one Christiana Nfon Ipkebe, over missing N500 in Cross River…

*UK ballistic expert sheds light on Lekki tollgate shootings (Guardian)*Defilement: Witness testifies against Baba Ijesha (DailyTrust)

UK ballistic expert sheds light on Lekki tollgate shootings (Guardian) The United Kingdom (UK)-based forensic and ballistic company, hired by Lagos State government to investigate the shooting incident at the Lekki Tollgate, has said that live military-grade ammunition were not…

*Families throng Lagos cemetery as fallen tree breaks graves (Punch)*Lagos communities fret over exposed vandalised petroleum pipeline (Guardian)

Families throng Lagos cemetery as fallen tree breaks graves (Punch) A windstorm, which uprooted an ancient tree at Abari Cemetery, in the Lagos Island East Local Council Development Area of Lagos State, has disrupted the peace and quiet in the…

*Woman remanded for dealing in 12.5kg Indian hemp (DailyTrust)*Man arraigned for alleged stealing of N1.5m telecoms parts (Punch)

Woman remanded for dealing in 12.5kg Indian hemp (DailyTrust) A forty-one-year-old woman, Basirat Akinyemi, has been remanded in the Kirikiri Correctional Centre by a Lagos federal high court for dealing in Indian hemp. Justice Tijjani Ringim, who presided over the…

Massimiliano Allegri says Cristiano Ronaldo no longer plans to play forJuventus

Cristiano Ronaldo has told Juventus he “no longer has any intention” to play for the club, manager Massimiliano Allegri has confirmed. Ronaldo, 36, who has been linked with a move to Manchester City, has been left out of the squad…

*Commuters stranded as commercial bus drivers shutdown activities in Lagos(Guardian)*Lagos one-chance robbers arrested after breaking traffic rule (Punch)

Commuters stranded as commercial bus drivers shutdown activities in Lagos(Guardian) It was a harrowing experience, yesterday, for commuters along Iyana-Iba and Iyana-Ipaja area of Lagos, as they trekked long distances to their destinations, following the refusal of commercial bus drivers…

*Mentally-ill woman wrongfully accused of baby theft, gun possession lynched in Lagos (Punch)*LASG installs 18 new traditional rulers (Guardian)

Mentally-ill woman wrongfully accused of baby theft, gun possession lynched in Lagos (Punch)  A yet-to-be-identified mentally-ill woman has been killed by hoodlums, who accused her of stealing a baby and being in possession of three AK-47 rifles in the Abule…

*I have not disappointed Lagosians, says Sanwo-Olu (Nation)*Ex-minister, Olanrewaju, warns Sanwo-Olu against appointing non-indigene as LASU VC (Guardian)

I have not disappointed Lagosians, says Sanwo-Olu (Nation) Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu rendered his account of stewardship, saying that his administration has not disappointed Lagosians in service delivery. He said, he had run an open, democratic, inclusive, transparent and…

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