Prandelli resigns as Valencia coach

Cesare Prandelli

Former Italy boss Cesare Prandelli resigned as coach of Valencia on Friday, after a poor run that has seen the relegation-threatened team go through several managers in quick succession.

“Cesare Prandelli has communicated to Valencia Club de Futbol his irrevocable decision to resign from his position as coach, as of Friday, December 30th,” the struggling La Liga giants said in a statement.    Continue reading

Rivers State Assembly Speaker Resigns


The Speaker of the Rivers State House of Assembly, Daborotudima Adams on Friday resigned his appointment shortly after administering oath of office on 12 newly elected members.

Information on what led to the sudden resignation of the ex-speaker was still sketchy as at the time of filing this report.    Continue reading

Man dies during sex with teenage lover in Onitsha hotel


Some sex enhancing drugs


A young man who thought he would impress his lover with his sexual prowess by taking sex-enhancing drugs has lost his life in the process.

A 30-year-old man who allegedly took some sex enhancing drugs to meet up with the sexual demands of his teenage lover has lost his life in the process.

The incident, according to PM Express, happened inside a hotel room in Onitsha, Anambra State when the man identified as Abalise Adimonye, took the 18-year-old girl to a popular hotel located at Zik’s Avenue at Fegge, Onitsha, where he was set for an all-night sex romp with the girl.

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808 People Killed in Southern Kaduna Attacks, Catholic Church Claims

808 People Killed in Southern Kaduna Attacks, Catholic Church Claims

No fewer than 808 people have been killed in the ongoing attacks on communities by suspected armed herdsmen in Southern Kaduna.

This is according to the Catholic Archdiocese of Kafanchan.

In a statement issued by the Vicar General of the diocese, Reverend Father Ibrahim Yakubu, 53 villages have so far been attacked and 57 people injured.

The church also accused government and security agencies of not doing enough to protect the people of the area from being attacked by the armed bandits.

Yakubu said, “Four local government areas have been attacked, with 808 people killed and 1,422 houses, 16 Churches, 19 shops, and one primary school destroyed. Continue reading

Tevez becomes world’s highest-paid footballer

•Earns $808,000 a week, $115,000 a day, $4,800 an hour, $80 a minute •Dwarfs Ronaldo, Messi, Pogba Argentine striker Carlos Tevez has officially become the world’s highest-paid football player after signing a whopping $41million-a-year contract at Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua.
Tevez penned a two-year deal with the Chinese Super League team, which paid an $11 million fee to his former club Boca Juniors for the transfer. “Shanghai Greenland Shenhua FC reached a transfer agreement with Argentina Club Atlético Boca Juniors. Carlos Alberto Tévez has officially joined Shanghai Shenhua,” a statement on the Shanghai Shenhua website read. The news was confirmed by Boca Juniors on their official website wishing ‘El Apache’ luck in the Far East.   Continue reading

I can knock Joshua out with either hand, Klitchsko boasts

Wladimir Klitschko

Wladimir Klitschko has warned Anthony Joshua that he could knock him out with either hand in their world title fight in April, writes

The Ukrainian has 53 stoppage wins in his 68 fights, including five in his last eight, a statistic which he claims proves that, despite being 41 when the Joshua clash takes place at Wembley, he is getting better with age.    Continue reading

I will wait for my chance under Guardiola – Iheanacho


Kelechi Iheanacho has said he would have to wait for his chance at Manchester City, following the return of first-choice striker, Sergio Aguero from a four-match suspension.

Aguero is available for manager Pep Guardiola again, as well as new arrival, Gabriel Jesus, providing more competition in attack

Iheanacho who scored City’s second goal in their 3-0 win at Hull City, accepts he has to be patient. Continue reading