*Actor Olaiya Igwe strips, prays for Tinubu’s victory at beach (Nation)*Tweeps react as veteran Nollywood star goes naked at beach, prays for Tinubu’s victory (DailyTrust)

Actor Olaiya Igwe strips, prays for Tinubu’s victory at beach (Nation) Movie star Ebun Oloyede aka Olaiya Igwe is in the news again. In the past months, Olaiya Igwe has been in the news on different occasions for controversial reasons.…

*Teenagers drug, set calabash on friend, victim dies (Punch)*Rico Swavey: NMA calls for caution, partners LASG on investigation (Nation)

Teenagers drug, set calabash on friend, victim dies (Punch) There was tension in Temu, a community in the Ikosi-Ejinrin Local Council Development Area, Epe, Lagos State, on Wednesday, following the death of a 20-year-old student, Nureni Kekereowo. The Senior Secondary…

Australian tennis great Court says admiration of Williams not reciprocated

Australian tennis great Margaret Court said her admiration for Serena Williams is not reciprocated after the American retired just one Major short of equalling her all-time record of 24 Grand Slam singles titles. Williams was widely hailed as the greatest…

US Open: Serena Williams loses in 3rd round

Serena Williams said she wanted to be remembered as a fighter and was proud of the impact she had on tennis as she most likely dropped the curtain on her historic career at the US Open on Friday. A defiant…

US Open: Serena Williams commands star-studded crowd as she beats Anett Kontaveit in front of Zendaya, Tiger Woods and Gigi Hadid

All eyes have been on Serena Williams at the US Open after she declared that the tournament could be her last. The tennis icon announced her plans to retire from the sport earlier this month, leaving behind huge career spanning…

*Motorists groan as gridlock grounds Lagos-Ibadan Expressway again (Punch)*LASPA reacts to erroneous post by supermarket on ‘paying for parking’ (Independent)

Motorists groan as gridlock grounds Lagos-Ibadan Expressway again (Punch) Motorists, commuters and residents of communities in Lagos and Ogun states, on Saturday, were stranded for many hours on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway due to gridlock occasioned by the reconstruction of the…

Serena Williams prepares for final curtain call at US Open

After a glittering 27-year professional career in which she became one of the greatest players of all time, Serena Williams is preparing to bid farewell to tennis at the major where it all began. The 40-year-old sporting icon ended the…

Barbara Schett reveals one thing she would like to see in Emma Raducanu’s game

Eurosport tennis expert Barbara Schett feels Emma Raducanu needs to develop her “signature shot” so rivals have something to be afraid of going into their match. Raducanu, 19, hasn’t won any titles since her stunning US Open run, but Schett…

*Great-grandma collapses, dies while climbing Lagos bridge (Punch)*Blackout in Lagos as electricity workers begin strike (Guardian)

Great-grandma collapses, dies while climbing Lagos bridge (Punch) There was confusion on Monday at the Berger area of Lagos State after a yet-to-be-identified great-grandmother slumped while climbing a pedestrian bridge. PUNCH Metro gathered that the woman, believed to be in…

Emma Raducanu bagels Serena Williams in Cincinnati win for perfect US Open preparation

Emma Raducanu earned one of the biggest wins of her career as she saw off 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams 6-4 6-0 in just 65 minutes at the Western & Southern Open. The 10th seed in Cincinnati couldn’t believe…

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