*2020: Sanwo-Olu’s wife welcomes first babies in four Lagos hospitals (Vanguard) *LASU student’s killer pastor not our member – C&S (Punch)

  2020: Sanwo-Olu’s wife welcomes first babies in four Lagos hospitals (Vanguard) Wife of Lagos State Governor, Dr Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, today, welcomed and presented gifts items to the first babies of the year in four state-owned health facilities. The facilities…

Lampard reveals frank exchange inspired Chelsea fightback (Punch)

Frank Lampard revealed a feisty half-time exchange inspired Chelsea to ruin Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta’s home debut with a thrilling fightback in their 2-1 win on Sunday. Lampard was furious with Chelsea’s lethargic first half at the Emirates Stadium after…

Arsenal keen to rebuild relationship with fans ahead of Chelsea derby – Arteta (Vanguard)

Mikel Arteta believes a London derby victory over Chelsea would give Arsenal the momentum to turn their fortunes around and help to rebuild their relationship with their fans. Arsenal were held to a 1-1 draw at Bournemouth in Arteta’s first…

*Lagos reopens Shina Peller’s club (Nation) *Obasanjo knocks Ambode for abandoning Lagos rail project (Guardian)

  Lagos reopens Shina Peller’s club (Nation) The Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) says it has re-opened Club Quilox, after securing the management’s commitment to comply with the state’s Environmental Laws, Regulations, Guidelines and Standards. The General Manager, LASEPA,…

Arteta aims to solve Ozil issue as Chelsea clash looms (Guardian)

Mikel Arteta has backed Mesut Ozil to make the most of his fresh start as Arsenal’s new manager prepares for his home debut against Chelsea on Sunday. Ozil has become a polarising figure at Arsenal after several seasons of lacklustre…

*Sanwo-Olu marks Boxing Day with patients (NewTelegraph) *Yaba psychiatric hospital to begin e-health record system (Nation)

  Sanwo-Olu marks Boxing Day with patients (NewTelegraph) Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday visited the paediatric, emergency and orthopaedic wards of the Lagos Island General Hospital, Broad Street, to celebrate Christmas and boxing days with the in-patients battling…

*‘Lagosians to enjoy free BRT ride, toll during Yuletide’ (Nation) *We’re Ready For The Festive Season – LAWMA (Independent)

  ‘Lagosians to enjoy free BRT ride, toll during Yuletide’ (Nation) Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said yesterday that Lagosians will today enjoy a free ride on BRT to their destinations. He said they will also enjoy free ride on…

*I met boy who abducted, defiled me on Facebook – 15-year-old pupil (Punch) *Eight fruits that can boost your ‘sex drive’ (Nation)

I met boy who abducted, defiled me on Facebook – 15-year-old pupil (Punch) The police in Lagos State have arrested a 17-year-old boy, identified simply as Ojo, for the alleged abduction and defilement of a 15-year-old girl. Ojo reportedly picked…

Mikel Arteta: Arsenal manager insists he is ready and calls for new energy (BBC)

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta says he must change the “energy” at a club he feels have lost their way since he left after retiring as a player in 2016. Arteta, 37, has signed a three-and-a-half-year contract to succeed Unai Emery,…

*Yuletide: Lagos residents form vigilante over livestock theft (Vanguard) *Officials hoarding LAKE rice, prospective buyers claim in Lagos (Punch)

Yuletide: Lagos residents form vigilante over livestock theft (Vanguard) Funny as it may sound, some residents of Igando, Akesan, Egan and environs in Alimosho Local Government Area of the State have deliberately deprived themselves of sleep, just to keep watch…

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