Teemu Pukki volleys in the equaliser against 10-man Magpies

Norwich City have climbed to 18th in the Premier League after picking up a point against Newcastle United. The Canaries were gifted an advantage after just nine minutes at St James’ Park when Ciaran Clark was sent off for pulling…

*Building Collapse: Our son went to deliver food at building –grieving family (NewTelegraph)*Anambra Guber: We’re investigating failure of BVAS – INEC (DailyTrust)

Building Collapse: Our son went to deliver food at building –grieving family (NewTelegraph) Building collapse in Nigeria, especially in Lagos State, has become one too many. The recent one, which happened on Gerrard Road in the Ikoyi area of the…

*Soldiers avenging airman’s death arrest Lagos residents, destroy vehicles (Punch)*Marriott hotels debuts in Lagos (Guardian)

Soldiers avenging airman’s death arrest Lagos residents, destroy vehicles (Punch) Commercial drivers, motorists, traders and commuters around the Capa and Mosafejo areas of Oshodi, Lagos State, were thrown into confusion on Thursday when men of a joint military task force,…

Premier League pushes back on Newcastle claim Saudi bid rejected

The English Premier League has contested Newcastle United’s assertion that a Saudi-led takeover of the club had been rejected, saying on Thursday it could still proceed if further information on the proposed new owners is provided. Newcastle on Wednesday said…

*Businessman in court over alleged N1.13m fraud (Vanguard) *Thugs invade monarch’s palace in Ikorodu, shoots sporadically (Guardian)

Businessman in court over alleged N1.13m fraud (Vanguard) An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court, on Monday, granted N200,000 bail to a 40-year-old businessman, Afolabi Adebayo, who is facing a trial over an alleged N1.13 million fraud. The defendant, whose house address…

Newcastle loan Sangare to Accrington

Newcastle United have loaned midfielder Mo Sangare to Accrington Stanley for the entire League One season. The Liberia international, 21, is yet to make a senior appearance for the Premier League club, but has been a regular for the under-23…

*Helicopter crash: “We are grateful to God” – Residents (Vanguard) *Capsized boat responsible for death of 12 people, operated illegally – LASWA (Nation)

Helicopter crash: “We are grateful to God” – Residents (Vanguard) Some residents of Salvation Road in Opebi area of Ikeja, Lagos have expressed shock over the crash of a helicopter into a building, thanking God for saving their lives. The…

Premier League chief opens up on failed Newcastle takeover

Premier League chief executive Richard Masters has responded to a plea for clarity over the failed takeover of Newcastle United. PCP Capital Partners’ largely Saudi-funded £340 million bid to buy the Premier League club collapsed recently. Newcastle fans are unhappy…

Newcastle fans ‘confused and heartbroken’ by takeover collapse

Newcastle United fans say they are “confused” and “heartbroken” following the collapse of the Saudi Arabian-backed takeover. A consortium, led by the country’s Public Investment Fund (PIF), agreed a £300 million deal to buy the club from Mike Ashley in…

EPL must probe Saudi human rights record in Newcastle bid: HRW

The English Premier League (EPL) has been reminded to consider Saudi Arabia’s human rights record while evaluating a takeover bid of football club Newcastle United by the kingdom’s sovereign wealth fund. In a report released on Tuesday by Human Rights…

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