Lionel Messi tops football rich list, takes home nearly $1.4m-a-week

Four-time World Footballer of the Year Lionel Messi is the highest-paid footballer in the world. He took home nearly $1.4million-a-week last year in wages and sponsorship deals. The Argentina and Barcelona star earned a staggering $72million in 2014. He made about $38million as his club salary and the rest were from lucrative endorsements with the… Read More Lionel Messi tops football rich list, takes home nearly $1.4m-a-week

Nigeria police force warns on deployment of unauthorised uniformed security agencies to polling units

Press statement from the Nigeria Police Force… The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Suleiman Abba, CFR, NPM, NPOM, mni has ordered that on no account should uniformed private/government security agencies and voluntary organisations such as Boys Scout, Vigilante Group, Boys Brigade, Peace Ambassador, Man’O War etc, be seen in uniform within 300metres of a Polling unit.… Read More Nigeria police force warns on deployment of unauthorised uniformed security agencies to polling units

Nigeria police force warns on deployment of unauthorised uniformed security agencies to polling units

Press statement from the Nigeria Police Force… The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Suleiman Abba, CFR, NPM, NPOM, mni has ordered that on no account should uniformed private/government security agencies and voluntary organisations such as Boys Scout, Vigilante Group, Boys Brigade, Peace Ambassador, Man’O War etc, be seen in uniform within 300metres of a Polling unit.… Read More Nigeria police force warns on deployment of unauthorised uniformed security agencies to polling units

A man & woman publicly stoned to death by ISIS on charges of adultery

Islamic State militants in Iraq on Tuesday publicly stoned a man and woman to death on charges of adultery, parading the victims in a public square in the northern city of Mosul, according to witnesses and an Iraqi military official. Later in the day, the militants publicly beheaded 3 young men on a street in… Read More A man & woman publicly stoned to death by ISIS on charges of adultery

Two Aljazeera journalists restrained by troops in Maiduguri

Press statement from Defence Headquarters below… Two journalists working for Aljazeera Television who were found to have been loitering around areas where military operations are ongoing in the North East have been restrained in Maiduguri. The journalists, Ahmed Idris and Mustafa Andy who were noted to have been moving around various locations including restricted areas… Read More Two Aljazeera journalists restrained by troops in Maiduguri

Photos: Thierry Henry disguises himself as a schoolteacher to surprise 16yr old student

Arsenal legend, Thierry Henry, who is now a Sky Sports analyst, disguised himself as a school teacher to surprise 16 year old Emma Morgan at her Welsh Pen-Y-Dre High School yesterday Tuesday March 24th. He was there to give her an award live on Sky Sports News Henry wore a black wig and glasses in… Read More Photos: Thierry Henry disguises himself as a schoolteacher to surprise 16yr old student