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Ancelotti outwits former player Lampard as Everton down Chelsea

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: SkySports. Everton manager Carlo Ancelotti outwitted his former player Frank Lampard as his side put on a superbly organised performance to beat visitors Chelsea 1-0 in their English Premier League clash on Saturday. Ancelotti’s side were happy to let their visitors have the ball but allowed them precious little in the way of Read More…

COVID19 Health Metro Top Story

Sanwo-Olu goes into self-isolation as aide tests positive for COVID-19

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: TWITTER, LASG. Lagos State Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has gone into self-isolation immediately after one of his close aides tested positive for COVID-19 on Dec. 10, the Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, said. Abayomi, in a statement on Friday, said that Sanwo-Olu and some members of his cabinet would remain in isolation until Read More…

Child Trafficking Crime Featured Metro Society

Angry women throng Lagos police station to mob baby merchants

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS. Some women from Onireke Market, Ojo, Lagos State, on Friday thronged the Onireke Police Station with a plan to mob two women nabbed by the police for allegedly selling and buying a three-day-old baby. The police prevented the women from entering the station, but remained at the gate in the blazing sun Read More…

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IMF urges broad market and exchange rate reforms in Nigeria to improve economy

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS, Getty Images. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission to Nigeria says exchange rate and monetary policy reforms, increased revenue mobilisation and structural reforms will unlock Nigeria’s growth potential. The team lead, Ms Jesmin Rahman, said this in a statement issued on Friday in Washington D.C at the conclusion of the virtual mission. Read More…

Entertainment Featured TV & Film

Black Panther will not be recast following Chadwick Boseman’s death

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: MARVEL STUDIOS, Matt Kennedy/MARVEL STUDIOS/DISNEY. The legacy of the character Black Panther will continue on – but not with someone new in the iconic role. Marvel Studios said Thursday that it will not recast the character played by the late Chadwick Boseman. “(Boseman’s) portrayal of T’Challa the Black Panther is iconic and transcends Read More…

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NFC says new data tariff policy to benefit content creators, online film streaming

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: The Guardian Nigeria, FILM PUBLICITY. The Nigerian Film Corporation (NFC) says the new data tariff policy by the Federal government, will give way for monetisation of content by creative in the country. According to the Federal Government, the price of data has been reduced by more than 50 percent with a directive that Read More…

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Joshua says prepared to go to final bell against Pulev

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: SkySports, DAZN. Britain’s Joshua will start as clear favourite in front of 1,000 fans at Wembley Arena for the fight that was postponed in June because of the COVID-19 pandemic. “I’m prepared to go to the final bell. I’m a 15-round fighter, not a 12-round fighter,” Joshua, who reclaimed his titles by beating Read More…

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Angelo Ogbonna’s set-piece goal fires West Ham to 2-1 comeback win over Leeds

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: NMC POOL, Getty Images. Two headed goals from set pieces helped West Ham United to beat Leeds United 2-1 in their English Premier League clash at Elland Road on Friday. Goals from midfielder Tomas Soucek and defender Angelo Ogbonna ensured that West Ham fought from a goal down to defeat the hosts. West Read More…