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Quique Setien said on Tuesday that Barcelona are considering signing another striker before the end of the January transfer window to replace the injured Luis Suarez.
Suarez is unlikely to play again this season after undergoing surgery on his knee earlier this month, which has left Barca short in the centre of their front three.
Lionel Messi played more centrally in Setien’s first game against Granada on Sunday but the Argentinian prefers to play off the right.
Antoine Griezmann thrived down the middle for Atletico Madrid but offers less of a direct, physical presence than Suarez, who has scored … >>> Read Full Story
A Family Court in Benin City on Tuesday remanded one Chigozie Matthew, 30, in Oko Correctional Centre for allegedly raping a 17-year-old girl.
NAN reports that the Chief Magistrate, (Mrs) Adamaigbo Dorothy, remanded the accused person in custody and adjourned the case until March 25, for hearing
Earlier, the Prosecutor, Sgt. Ifidon Daniel, told the Court that the accused person committed the offence sometime in Jan. 6, 2020.
He said that the offence was committed at Okey Golden Hotel, at Nomayo Street, Upper Sakponba road, Benin, in the Ikpoba-Okhai Magisterial district.
He said that the offence contravened section 357 and punishable under section 358 of … >>> Read Full Story
A danfo bus on a Lagos bridge. Photo: Oxford English Dictionary
Oxford English Dictionary has announced the addition of uniquely Nigerian words in its dictionary and among them are Tokunbo, danfo, buka and k-leg, guber and mama put.
OED explained why the additions were made:
“By taking ownership of English and using it as their own medium of expression, Nigerians have made, and are continuing to make, a unique and distinctive contribution to English as a global language. We highlight their contributions in this month’s update of the Oxford English Dictionary, as a number of Nigerian English words make it into the dictionary for the … >>> Read Full Story
Kindly Share This Story:Barcelona striker Luis Suarez celebrates a goal against Inter Milan, in their Champions League tie.
Former Kop favorite Luis Suarez has described Liverpool fans as being ‘amongst the best in the world’.
Suarez spent three-and-a-half seasons at Anfield between 2011 and 2014, bagging 69 goals in his memorable stay, which included winning the Premier League Golden Boot and PFA Player of the Year in 2014.
The Uruguayan left for Barcelona in 2014 after missing out on the league title but he remained well-liked among the Liverpool fans for his incredible attacking displays.
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Ahmed Salkida, a journalist known who has access to Boko Haram has given more details on the execution of Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika Local Government Area of Adamawa State, Lawan Andimi.
DAILY POST had reported that the Boko Haram sect reportedly executed Lawan Andimi who was declared missing on January 3, 2020.
Salkida in a tweet on Tuesday further revealed that Rev. Andimi was executed on Monday afternoon, adding that he obtained the footage of the execution before informing the family of the deceased.
He tweeted, ” Reverend Lawan Andimi was beheaded yesterday afternoon, the video of the appalling … >>> Read Full Story
Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger has donated $101,000 to help children in Sierra Leone have free education.
The 26-year-old player was born in Berlin, Germany to Sierra Leone parents. He who now represents the German national team, made his pledge on the sidelines of the UK-Africa Investment summit in London to support Sierra Leone’s Free Quality Education initiative after meeting with Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio.
“Sierra Leone is my home. I’m not the talking type of a person, I am about action. You can count on us and do not hesitate,” Rudiger said after making his donation.
“We are here to support your vision … >>> Read Full Story
By Segun James
Armed mobile policemen have taken over Gani Fawehinmi Park in Ojota, venue of the pro-Amotekun rally in Lagos.
Code-named “Amotekun Solidarity Walk.” It was organised by Yoruba World Congress to show a peaceful protest and support for the new security outfit set up by governments of southwestern states.
THISDAY correspondent, who was at the venue confirmed the heavy presence of security personnel along the roads and other recreation parks nearby.
As at the time of this report, many people were still at the area, even as the police were polite and nobody was molested.
YWC had called on Yoruba sons and daughters … >>> Read Full Story