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Jose Mourinho and Zlatan Ibrahmovic Can Fire Man United to Glory, says Dwight Yorke

Dwight Yorke

Yorke convinced Mourinho will re-invigorate United’s squad Former Manchester United striker Dwight Yorke hopes one of Jose Mourinho’s first acts as manager will be to bring Zlatan Ibrahimovic to Old Trafford. Mourinho has officially signed his contract to become Louis van Gaal’s successor late on Thursday afternoon, before United made an official announcement on the Portuguese’s appointment on Friday morning. ...

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Army General, Akpolobokemi, 2 others for Arraignment Tomorrow over Alleged N19.7 bn Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will tomorrow, Friday, arraign an army Major General, Emmanuel Atewe and a former Director-General of Nigerian Maritime and Administration Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Patrick Ziadeke Akpolobokemi, over alleged N19. 7 billion fraud before a Lagos Federal High Court. Those to be arraigned alongside the two accused persons are:Kime Engozu and Josephine Otuaga. The ...

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Man Utd May Have to Pay Chelsea to Use Jose Mourinho Name

Man Utd

Manchester United may have to pay Chelsea for the right to fully exploit Jose Mourinho’s name when he is confirmed as their manager later this week. Chelsea still own the rights to Mourinho’s name and signature having registered it as a trademark with the Intellectual Property Office in 2005, during his first spell at Stamford Bridge. As well as being ...

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Beninoise Jailed 9 mths for Trafficking in Marijuana

Justice Sule Hassan of a Federal High Court in Lagos, this morning sentenced a citizen of Republic of Benin, Fambo Danji, to nine months imprisonment for unlawful dealing in 10 kliograms of Marijuana. The convict, an indigene of Coufo Village, Republic of Benin, according to the National Drugs Laws Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) prosecutor, Mr. Aliyu Abubakar, was arrested on December ...

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Forgery: Innoson Motors Boss, 4 Others Faces Criminal Charge

A Lagos Federal High Court, has fixed May 31, 2016, for the arraignment of Mr. Innocent Chukwuma, and four others over alleged offences bordering on forgery. The court presided over fixed the date after ordering the Attorney-General of Federation (AGF), to commence criminal prosecution of Mr. Innocent Chukwuma, his company, Innoson Nigeria Limited, in the charge. Other four accused persons ...

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NIMASA Fraud:Akpolobokemi’s Aides Changed N111m To Dollar Through Unlicensed Bureau De Change Operator

An unlicensed Bureau De Change operator, Mallam Sulaiman Oseni, on today, Monday, narrated before a Lagos Federal High Court, how he changed the sum of N111 million to United State of America Dollar for an official of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA. Oseni, who was a witness to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in the ongoing ...

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FG Alerts Nigerians On Over Stevens-Johnson Syndrome

The Federal Government yesterday raised fresh concerns over the Stevens-Johnson syndrome and called for greater alertness to curb the ailment. Stevens-Johnson syndrome is described as a rare, serious disorder of the skin and mucous membranes. Officials said it is usually a reaction to a medication or an infection and often, Stevens-Johnson syndrome with flu-like symptoms, followed by a painful red ...

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See First Muslim Mayor in UK After Saturday’s Election

A Labour Party leader, a former human rights lawyer and a son of a bus driver from Pakistan, Sadiq Khan has been declared the winner after a protracted count that extended into Saturday in London. He has emerged the first Muslim to lead Britain’s capital. Europe is struggling with a rise in Islamophobia, riven by debates about the flood of ...

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Shocker: Why I Won’t Endorse You, America’s Top-ranked Republican Tells Trump

The highest-ranking elected Republican in the United States, Speaker Paul D. Ryan has said he was “not ready” to endorse Donald J. Trump as Republican standard bearer in the country’s forthcoming presidential election. Ryan said on Thursday he was “not ready” to endorse Trump as the presumptive Republican nominee may not have met the party’s standard. Ryan, who is also ...

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