Ronaldinho Retires From Football

Brazilian World Cup winner Ronaldinho has formally confirmed his retirement from football, more than two years since his last appearance as a professional. The 37-year-old former Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona star, a key member of the Brazil side which won the World Cup in 2002, last played in 2015 during …

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Home And Away Star Jessica Falkholt Passes On

Home and Away star Jessica Falkholt has died three weeks after the devastating Boxing Day crash which killed her family. The actress, 29, died in hospital this morning, six days after her life support was withdrawn. A statement released today reads: “On behalf of the family of Jessica Falkholt, St …

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Donald Duke To Run For President In 2019

A former Governor of Cross River State, Mr. Donald Duke, has said that he will contest for presidency in the 2019 general elections. Duke, who declared his interest for the plum job at the 3rd Mike Omotosho Annual Lecture titled, “Mellinials as Protagonists in Nation Building,” on Sunday night in …

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Alfa Arrested With Heart, Private Parts In Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested an acclaimed Islamic cleric, Abdulfatai Kayode, with suspected human parts on Okedumola Street, Alakuko area of the state. Female private parts, a kidney, intestines, a heart, lap, among other human parts, were allegedly found in his apartment. Kayode was apprehended on Tuesday when the state …

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Enugu Butcher Stabs Colleague To Death

A butcher, Michael Kingsley, has been arrested for allegedly killing his colleague, Ifeanyi Egwuagu, in Enugu State. The incident happened at Artisan Quarters, in the Ogui area of Enugu. It was learnt that Kingsley and the deceased, Egwuagu, operated as butchers in the Artisan market located around the Artisan Quarters. …

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Man Stabbed To Death Over Chicken In Calabar

A fight over chicken at a political gathering in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, has claimed the life of a young man, Eyo Nsa, who was reportedly stabbed to death by members of a cult —King Crackers. It was gathered that a councillorship aspirant in Calabar South visited the …

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Kidnapped Taraba Lawmaker Found Dead

The member representing Takum I constituency in the Taraba State House of Assembly, Hosea Ibi, who was abducted by unknown gunmen two weeks ago was on Tuesday afternoon found dead. The Police Public Relations Officer, ASP. David Misal, who confirmed the death of the lawmaker, said his body was found …

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FG Buys Five More Aircraft To Fight Boko Haram

The Nigerian Air Force on Sunday in Kaduna took delivery of five new Super Mushshak aircraft purchased by the Federal Government from Pakistan to fight the Boko Haram insurgency. With the new five aircraft, which were delivered to the NAF Base in Kaduna, 10 trainer aircraft have now been supplied …

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