Brazil Recall Alisson, Jesus for World Cup Qualifiers

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Brazil Recall Alisson, Jesus for World Cup Qualifiers       Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker and Manchester City forward Gabriel Jesus were recalled by Brazil coach Tite on Friday as he named his squad for next month’s World Cup qualifiers against Venezuela and Uruguay. Real Madrid pair Vinicius Junior and Eder Militao, and Juventus midfielder Arthur have also been brought back into the squad alongside stars Neymar, Coutinho, Casemiro and Thiago Silva. Alisson and Jesus were both called up for the victories over Bolivia (5-0) and Peru (4-2) earlier this…

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#EndSARS Protest: ‘Stray Bullet Didn’t Kill my Brother, He was Stabbed to Death – Oke Obi-Enadhuze’s Brother

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#EndSARS Protest: ‘Stray Bullet Didn’t Kill my Brother, He was Stabbed to Death – Oke Obi-Enadhuze’s Brother     Daniel, the brother of Oke Obi-Enadhuze, who was killed during the #EndSARS protest has finally narrated how he died. He disclosed that his brother who created a blood bank app was stabbed to death by thugs during a clash between policemen and thugs who burned down the Makinde Police Station in the Oshodi area of Lagos State contrary to the earlier report that Oke died from stray bullet. In a series…

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#EndSARS: Police Murdered my Cousin, Says Nigerian-Born Canadian Regional Minister, Endorses Protest

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#EndSARS: Police Murdered my Cousin, Says Nigerian-Born Canadian Regional Minister, Endorses Protest       Nigerian-born lawyer and minister of justice in a Canadian province, Kaycee Madu, said his cousin, Chrisantus Korie, was killed by the police in Nigeria in 2013. Mr Madu, who disclosed this in a series of tweets on Saturday, said his cousin’s murder was not investigated by the police and all efforts to get justice were unsuccessful. He also showed his support for the #EndSARS protests and encouraged all Nigerians to lend their voices to the…

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Photos: 12 NYSC Members Who Met In Camp Get Married In Anambra

Photos: 12 NYSC Members Who Met In Camp Get Married In Anambra       The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Anambra State yesterday celebrated 12 of its serving corps members who got married in the state. The couples, all of 2019 Batch ‘C’ set, said they met at the orientation camp. The couples names are given as; include Eze Obinna and Oluchi Peace, Henry Nwachoko and Charles Ruth, Oluchukwu Davis, Ahedo Etiosa, Nsofor Obianuju, Ohale Nkemakolam, Ogburie Collins, Nwokearu Chinyeremaka, Bernard Faith Amarachi and Okafor Chukwudi. NYSC State…

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Neymar Becomes Brazil’s Second-Highest Goalscorer as he Surpasses Ronaldo

Neymar Becomes Brazil’s Second-Highest Goalscorer as he Surpasses Ronaldo     Only Pele has scored more goals for Brazil than Neymar who surpassed Ronaldo for the second-most goals for Brazil with a hat-trick against Peru on Tuesday. The Paris Saint-Germain star put away a penalty in either half of their World Cup qualifier in Lima before tapping home from close range in injury-time, Goal reports. Neymar, 28, moved onto 64 goals in 103 games for Brazil, pulling past the great Ronaldo in second place on the nation’s all-time goalscoring list.…

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Cristiano Ronaldo Tests Positive for COVID-19

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Cristiano Ronaldo Tests Positive for COVID-19     Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for coronavirus, the Portuguese football federation announced on Tuesday. The Juventus forward who has been voted the world’s top player five times played in Portugal’s goalless Nations League draw against France but will have to sit out his national side’s clash with Sweden on Wednesday.

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7 Men Gang-Rape Woman after they Murdered Her Five-Year-Old Son in Front of Her

Murdered Her Five-Year-Old Son

7 Men Gang-Rape Woman after they Murdered Her Five-Year-Old Son in Front of Her         A mum was gang-raped by seven men after they murdered her five-year-old son in front of her, it has been claimed. The young boy was allegedly strangled by the men before the horrifying sex attack in Buxar, India, on Saturday. Police were told about the incident after the father of the victim, who is in her 20s, filed a First Information Report (FIR) against two known and five unknown alleged assailants. Police…

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Police Constable Allegedly Shoots Husband, Injures Daughter Before Killing Herself

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Police Constable Allegedly Shoots Husband, Injures Daughter Before Killing Herself       Police are investigating a case of murder, arson and attempted murder after a 34-year-old female constable stationed at Lephalale SAPS in Limpopo, South Africa allegedly shot and killed her husband, injuring her daughter before turning the gun on herself. Confirming the incident on Friday, Police said the 34-year-old constable had an argument with her husband, also 34, before she fatally shot him 9 times with a service pistol at Kloppenheim in Onverwacht on Thursday. October 8. After…

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Police Brutalize AriseTV Cameraman Hours after SARS Dissolution

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Police Brutalize AriseTV Cameraman Hours after SARS Dissolution       Barely five hours after the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, dissolved the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), men of the Nigeria Police force assaulted Francis Ogbonna, an AriseTV Cameraman. Disclosing this via a video clip, Ferdinand Duruoha, a reporter with AriseTV condemned the incident, noting that Francis’s head was broken by the officers who attacked them. IGP had dissolved the unit of the force, following reports that some elements in the force, use their positions to commit various crimes.…

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Gunmen Kill Village Head in Fresh Kaduna Attack

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Gunmen Kill Village Head in Fresh Kaduna Attack         Gunmen have killed the village head of Runji in Auchan Ward, Ikara Local Government Area of Kaduna state, Alhaji Musa Abubakar. The village head was killed in the early hours of Sunday when gunmen broke into his residence. His son, Suleiman Musa, who is also the village head of Rafin Rogo, confirmed the development to The Nation. He said his father was shot four times by the attackers. According to him: “The gunmen invaded the Sarki’s house around…

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