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Chrisantus joins Spanish club

Former Nigeria U-17 striker, Macauley Chrisantus, has joined second division Spanish side, CF Reus agent following the expiration of his contract with Greek side, AEK Athens. Facebook Comments

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Shinkafi: Exit of a colourful technocrat, politician

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos  Born in Shinkafi village, he was named Umaru Aliyu but soon adopted his town’s name as his surname.  Upon the completion of his primary and secondary education, the young Umaru against all odds opted to join the then fledging Nigeria Police Force as a cadet in 1959.  Facebook Comments

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Grandmother charged with first-degree murder after baby was found stabbed and placed in hot oven

A grandmother has been arrested after her granddaughter was stabbed and placed into a hot oven. The baby was found on Monday night and Carolyn Jones, 48, was arrested on Tuesday. The Mississipi grandmother is charged with first-degree murder for the death of her granddaughter in Shaw, Mississipi, Bolivar County Sheriff Kelvin Williams confirmed to NBC News on Tuesday. The victim, 20-month-old Royalty Marie ...

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