*NDLEA arrests dispatch riders, online vendors for drug distribution, trafficking (Guardian)*Fire guts Lagos auto spare parts market (DailyTrust)

NDLEA arrests dispatch riders, online vendors for drug distribution, trafficking (Guardian) Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have launched fresh raids on online drug traffickers and couriers in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), during which a young…

Kevin De Bruyne signs Manchester City contract extension

Kevin De Bruyne has signed a two-year contract extension that will keep him at Manchester City until the summer of 2025, the club have announced. The Belgium international, whose existing deal was due to expire in 2023, is 30 in…

*Lagos CP deploys mobile policemen in correctional centres (Punch)*Ex-LASUTH director Oke appointed UNILAG medical college provost (Punch)

Lagos CP deploys mobile policemen in correctional centres (Punch) The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has deployed additional mobile policemen in the correctional centres in the state. This was disclosed after he received the new Controller of…

*Four police inspectors arrested for alleged extortion (Guardian)*Court remands man, 38, over alleged defilement (Guardian)

Four police inspectors arrested for alleged extortion (Guardian) The Police Command in Lagos State says it has arrested four police officers who allegedly harassed and extorted N70,000 from a 16-year-old student on Wednesday at NGAB Junction, Isheri Area of Lagos…

De Bruyne misses penalty as Man City and Liverpool draw

Liverpool’s hopes of returning to the Premier League summit were frustrated as they fought out a high-quality draw at Manchester City, who paid a heavy price for Kevin de Bruyne’s missed penalty. Reds manager Jurgen Klopp opted for an all-out…

*Lekki shootings: Sanwo-Olu has lost credibility, says FSD (Punch)*Be patient with government, Lagos lawmaker tells youths (Guardian)

Lekki shootings: Sanwo-Olu has lost credibility, says FSD (Punch) A group, the Federal Social Democrats, says the credibility and integrity of the Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, have been diminished by the alleged shooting of #EndSARS protesters by soldiers…

Man City handed Kevin De Bruyne injury scare ahead of Arsenal clash

Manchester City have been handed an injury scare ahead of their Premier League clash with Arsenal after Kevin De Bruyne was forced to head home early from international duty. De Bruyne has been ruled out of Belgium’s Nations League clash…

Man City’s De Bruyne ‘not sure if he had coronavirus’

Kevin De Bruyne is recovering from an illness, but the Manchester City star says he is not sure if he had coronavirus. De Bruyne and his family felt ill for around two weeks, but the Belgian international did not find…

Man City beat West Ham in first game since ban

Kevin de Bruyne made one goal and scored another as Manchester City easily saw off West Ham in their first game since being banned from European competition for two years by Uefa. Friday’s punishment – which City say they will…

Lagos task force demolishes 2,500 illegal structures in Lekki (Guardian)

  Lagos woman arrested for maltreating stepchildren (Punch) The Lagos State Government has handed over a woman, Funmilayo Samson, to the police for allegedly maltreating her stepchildren on Ebuwawa Road in the Ikorodu area of the state. Officials of the…

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