Roma appoint Mourinho as manager starting next season

AS Roma have appointed former Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho as their new head coach on a three-year contract starting 2021-22 season, the Italian Serie A club announced on Tuesday. The decision comes after the club announced coach Paulo Fonseca…

*Parents lock up daughter for 10 years in Kano (Guardian)*YABATECH releases cut-off marks for 2020/2021 admission (Punch)

Parents lock up daughter for 10 years in Kano (Guardian) The Nigerian police have rescued a 15-year-old girl imprisoned for 10 years by her parents, BBC reported on Tuesday. Aisha Jubril was rescued in Kano State on Monday. The girl…

Tottenham sack Jose Mourinho after 17 months as manager

Jose Mourinho has been sacked by Tottenham after just 17 months in charge. The Portuguese replaced Mauricio Pochettino as Spurs manager in November 2019 and guided the club to sixth in the Premier League last season. They are currently seventh,…

Davinson Sanchez: Tottenham Hotspur defender suffers social media racist abuse

Tottenham said they are “disgusted” after defender Davinson Sanchez was subjected to racist abuse on social media following Sunday’s 2-2 draw at Newcastle. The Colombian, 24, posted a picture of the abusive messages on his Instagram Stories after the match,…

*Lagos police arrest ‘most wanted’ cult killer, suspected armed robbers (Guardian)*Snakes, alligators have taken over Ikorodu government warehouse, terminal, freight forwarders raise alarm (Tribune)

Lagos police arrest ‘most wanted’ cult killer, suspected armed robbers (Guardian) Operatives of Lagos State Police Command have arrested the ‘most wanted’ alleged serial cultist killer, Segun Agodo, at Odonguyan outskirts of Ikorodu. According to the spokesman of the command,…

*Why I killed my mother on instruction of my pastor – Woman confesses (Vanguard)*COVID-19: Lagos government vaccinates 127,885 persons, says commissioner (Guardian)*Man jailed for issuing dud cheques (Nation)

Why I killed my mother on instruction of my pastor – Woman confesses (Vanguard) A mother of four, Blessing Jimoh has explained why she macheted her aged mother ljeomo, Odo, to death with cutlass on the instruction of her pastor…

*Bus drivers kill LASTMA officer, beat colleague to a coma (Punch)*Revelry as Lagos begins mass COVID-19 vaccination (Nation)

Bus drivers kill LASTMA officer, beat colleague to a coma (Punch) No fewer than seven persons have been arrested in connection with the death of an official of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, Godwin Obasu, who, alongside his colleague,…

Dembele, Ndombele back in France squad for World Cup qualifiers

Barcelona forward Ousmane Dembele and Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Tanguy Ndombele were recalled to the France squad on Thursday as the World Cup holders begin their campaign to qualify for next year’s tournament in Qatar with a triple-header of matches this…

*Man held for ‘assault’ on Ikeja Electric’s employee (Nation)*Why we met with Sarkin Fulani of Lagos- US Mission (Tribune)

Man held for ‘assault’ on Ikeja Electric’s employee (Nation) A man identified as Saheed Olanrewaju aka Usama, has been arrested by the police in Lagos over alleged assault on an Ikeja Electric worker, Popoola Olakunle. Olanrewaju, a resident of 12,…

Tottenham decide top choice to replace Jose Mourinho if poor form continues

Jose Mourinho is running out of time to save his job as Tottenham Hotspur manager with the north London club having already decided their preferred choice to replace him, according to reports. Spurs have gone from the top of the…

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