Seven-time Nigerian football champions, Enyimba FC, were attacked by armed robbers on Monday, January 18, 2016, afternoon as they travelled to Kaduna for the 2016 NPFL Super Four tournament.

The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) and the club confirmed the incident which happened in Okene, Kogi State, in the central part of Nigeria.

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the appointment of Mr. Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah as the new Chairman /Chief Executive Officer of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).

Nigeria’s political elite who hid their stolen money in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are now jittery and looking for ways to move their loots out of the Arab nation.

 This is because Nigeria and the UAE in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday, January 19, 2016, signed six agreements to enhance bilateral relations between them.

Serena Williams Monday, January 18, 2016, said that she was stunned by the reaction to a Facebook post she made that went viral, comparing herself to Supergirl after chasing down a hapless telephone thief.


Over the last decade 16 players who have ranked in the top 50 have been repeatedly flagged to the tennis integrity unit over suspicions they have thrown matches.

All of the players, including winners of Grand Slam titles, were allowed to continue competing.

The Nigerian separatists said police killed eight people during renewed violent protests Monday, January 18, 2016, demanding an independent Biafran state in southeastern Nigeria and the release of a detained leader, Nnamdi Kanu. Police deny the allegation from leaders of a cause that sparked a civil war in the 1960s in which a million people died.


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