*Kano onion sellers lament effect of food ban (DailyTrust)*Couple seeks help for upkeep of quintuplets after six-year barrenness (Guardian)

Kano onion sellers lament effect of food ban (DailyTrust) Some onion farmers and marketers in Kano State are lamenting over the effect of the blockade of food items to the southern part of the country. To protest the recent attacks…

*My wife is promiscuous, sleeps around – man tells court (DailyTrust)*Protests brewing in Lagos as judicial panel hands over Lekki toll gate (Guardian)

My wife is promiscuous, sleeps around – man tells court (DailyTrust) A 42-year-old businessman, Olayinka Oyeniyi, on Monday told an Igando Customary Court in Lagos State that his wife, Sekinat was promiscuous and has slept with many men. Oyeniyi said…

Lewis Hamilton: World champion lost 4kg after testing positive for coronavirus

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton says he lost 4kg (8.8lb) after contracting coronavirus. Hamilton had to miss the Sakir Grand Prix in Bahrain this month after testing positive for Covid-19. He posted pictures of himself at the gym on…

*Lagos pays over N25b to 5,819 retirees (Nation)*Lagos-Ibadan rail service in costly, unfriendly takeoff (Guardian)

Lagos pays over N25b to 5,819 retirees (Nation) Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu yesterday said the state, under his leadership,  has paid over N25 billion into the Retirement Savings Accounts (RSAs) of 5,819 retirees. Represented by Chairman, Lagos State Civil…

*Tanker explodes on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, FRSC sues for caution (Nation)*Girl shoots boyfriend to death testing local charm efficacy (Nation)

Tanker explodes on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, FRSC sues for caution (Nation) Traffic has been brought to a halt on the Magboro Bridge, along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway after a petrol tanker explosion early Wednesday morning. The tanker which was outbound Lagos, was said…

Lewis Hamilton to miss Sakhir GP after testing positive for coronavirus

World champion Lewis Hamilton will miss this weekend’s Formula 1 Sakhir Grand Prix in Bahrain after testing positive for coronavirus. His team, Mercedes, said the Briton woke with mild symptoms on Monday and returned a positive result at a subsequent…

*Lagos warns religious leaders against second COVID-19 wave (Punch)*Lagos NYSC swears in 805 corps members as four persons test positive for COVID-19 (Guardian)

Lagos warns religious leaders against second COVID-19 wave (Punch) The Lagos State Government has warned religious leaders in the state against a second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, urging them to intensify safety protocols to avert the spread of the…

*Police raid Lagos black spots, arrest 720 suspects (Punch)*Obanikoro tasks traditional ruler on education of subjects (Vanguard)

Police raid Lagos black spots, arrest 720 suspects (Punch) The Lagos State Police Command on Sunday said it arrested 720 suspects from different parts of the state for various offences. The suspects, who were arrested during a raid on black…

*Lekki shooting: 81 dons write Biden, seek travel ban for culpable officials (Punch)*#EndSARS: We cannot afford to keep sinful silence when youth are being oppressed (Vanguard)

Lekki shooting: 81 dons write Biden, seek travel ban for culpable officials (Punch) Eighty-one professors of African Studies, both Nigerians and non-Nigerians, have written a letter to the United States President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, seeking sanctions,…

*2 killed, many injured in Lagos multiple accidents (Nation)*Lagos pays N1.3bn to another set of retirees (Guardian)

2 killed, many injured in Lagos multiple accidents (Nation) Two persons have been killed and others injured in multiple accidents in Lagos. The accidents, witnesses said, occurred at Al-Moruf Bus Stop in Iyana-Ipaja along the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway Sunday evening. It…

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