*Lovers sell their baby for N500k in Ebonyi (Vanguard)*Firefighters avert gas explosion in Lagos (Nation)

Lovers sell their baby for N500k in Ebonyi (Vanguard) Police in Ebonyi have arrested a 20-year-old mother of a baby boy and her lover, who sold their baby to a maternity home operator for N500,000. The mother, Ola China, 20,…

*Akeredolu apologises to clerics over Muslim-Muslim ticket (Punch)*Amid parents’ ordeal, Ekweremadu’s daughter begs public for kidney (DailyTrust)

Akeredolu apologises to clerics over Muslim-Muslim ticket (Punch) The Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has apologised to Christian clerics over the Muslim-Muslim presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress. He also appealed to them to help talk to their followers…

*Oniru Building Collapse: Stop playing politics with human lives, Lagos APC tells PDP (Independent)*I became a singer straight from UK prison – Burna Boy (Nation)

Oniru Building Collapse: Stop playing politics with human lives, Lagos APC tells PDP (Independent) The Lagos state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has chided the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the recent building collapse that happened in Oniru…

Joshua loses to Usyk by split decision

Anthony Joshua’s bid to recapture the unified heavyweight titles ended in disappointment as Oleksandr Usyk produced a terrific performance to win by split decision in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. In a clash billed as the Rage on the Red Sea, a…

*How we survived gunshots, bombs, falling roof, Owo church attack victim narrates ordeal (Vanguard)*Lagos police arrest 12 suspected cultists, 2 drug peddlers, recover hard drugs (Guardian)

How we survived gunshots, bombs, falling roof, Owo church attack victim narrates ordeal (Vanguard) One of the survivors of Sunday’s attack at the St. Francis Catholic Church in Owo, Ondo State, John Nwogwu, said he was bombed after running to…

*Senate amends electoral act to allow president, others vote at party congresses, primaries (Guardian)*Police arraign 4 Chrisland School teachers (Channels)

Senate amends electoral act to allow president, others vote at party congresses, primaries (Guardian) The Senate has amended the Electoral Act 2022, to allow ‘statutory delegates’ to participate and vote in political parties’ conventions, congresses and meetings. This followed the…

*8 feared dead in Lagos gang fight (Nation)*No fire incident at TB Joshua’s tomb ― SCOAN (Tribune)

8 feared dead in Lagos gang fight (Nation) Eight persons were feared dead on Sunday night in street gang fights at Agege, Lagos, The Nation learnt yesterday. The deceased persons were either shot, stabbed or hacked by armed men alleged…

*Nigerians abandon elaborate kids birthday parties as prices spike up (Vanguard)*Cop kills 2, injure others at Lagos party (Nation)

Nigerians abandon elaborate kids birthday parties as prices spike up (Vanguard) Elaborate children’s birthday parties are fun filled events any kid would not want to miss. Filled with excitement and anxiety of showing off their latest outfits, they look forward…

Tyson Fury defeats Dillian Whyte to defend world heavyweight boxing title

Tyson Fury made quick work of overmatched Dillian Whyte on Saturday, landing a violent right upper cut in the sixth round for a technical knockout to retain his World Boxing Council and lineal heavyweight championships in front of an estimated…

*Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi laid to rest (Channels)*2baba, Tiwa Savage, others thrill fans at I Go Dye’s comedy show (DailyTrust)

Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi laid to rest (Channels) The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, has been buried in the ancient town of Oyo in south-west Nigeria. His remains were laid to rest on Saturday within the…

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