*Tension in Abia as family of 7 die after eating suya (Sun)*Police arraign 25-year-old man over social media post (Punch)

Tension in Abia as family of 7 die after eating suya (Sun) There was palpable tension, yesterday, in Umueze, Umuakanu community in Umuahia North Local Government Area of Abia State, after seven people from the same family died after eating…

Turbulent Lobi Stars survive Plateau United’s scare to win 3-2

Huge reprieve came the way of struggling Lobi Stars on Sunday after they survived Plateau United’s scare to win 3-2 in the 2021 NPFL week 15 fixture played at the Aper Aku stadium. The victory is coming few days after…

Revitalised Abia Warriors hold Lobi Stars to draw in Makurdi

Abia Warriors got an inspiring result as they forced Lobi Stars to a goalless draw in the Matchday 7 of Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) encounter on Sunday. The pulsating match played at the Aper Aku Stadium in Makurdi saw…

Mass exodus hits Sunshine over players, staff unpaid salaries

A mass exodus of players and coaches has began in the camp of Sunshine Stars following the Nigerian Professional Football League club’s inability to offset the outstanding salaries to their personnel, The PUNCH has learnt. The Akure Gunners, who finished…

*Court sentences armed robbery gang leader to death (Guardian) *Lagos suspends Easter edition of Eko City Farmers’ Market (Nation)

Court sentences armed robbery gang leader to death (Guardian) Justice Adenike Coker of a Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja yesterday sentenced an armed robbery gang leader, Muritala Salami, to death. The judge convicted and sentenced Salami to death after…

Wikki Tourists daze Lobi Stars 4-0 as Heartland hammer Adamawa Utd 5-0

Nigeria Professional Football League resumed yesterday with harvest of goals as Wikki Tourists of Bauchi dazed title hopefuls Lobi Stars of Makurdi 4-0 in Bauchi just as Heartland also recorded their biggest win of the season in a 5-0 hammering…

*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…

Lobi Stars trounce Heartland 3-0 in Makurdi (DailyTrust)

NPFL champions, Lobi Stars of Makurdi were in imperious form yesterday as they trounced visiting Heartland FC of Owerri 3-0 in their midweek match played at the Aper Aku stadium in Makurdi. Abdulwasiu Mahmud opened scoring for Lobi Stars in…

CAF Champions League officiating worries Lobi Stars (Guardian)

Lobi Stars have expressed concerns over the level of officiating in matches involving the Makurdi-based side. And to ensure that all the teams in the competition get equal treatment, Lobi Stars’ Media Officer, Emmanuel Ujah has charged CAF to pay…

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