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MILITARY

4 Critical Decisions Gov El-Rufai Has Taken To End Banditry In Kaduna State

Days ago, bandits invaded Madamai Abun community in Kaura Local Government of Kaduna State setting houses ablaze, injuring scores and killing thirty-four innocent persons in their prime. Of the thirty-four persons maimed, ten of them are from same family. Kaura in Southern Kaduna, known for its restiveness and notoriety, was struck over last weekend.

  2 months ago ago
4 Critical Decisions Gov El-Rufai Has Taken To End Banditry In Kaduna State

SPORTS

The Story Of The Real Madrid Star Player Who Used To Shepherd Goats When He Was A Little Boy

The story of how Luka Modric went from a 5 year-old boy who used to shepherd goats to having his grandfather killed by rebels to living as a refugee before becoming one of the best players in the world is one of the most inspiring stories you could ever come across.

  1 month ago ago
The Story Of The Real Madrid Star Player Who Used To Shepherd Goats When He Was A Little Boy

SPORTS

"He Is My Son, I Am His White Daddy," Throwback To Jose Mourinho's Interview On Michael Essien

In 2012, Ghanaian footballer Michael Essien invited his Real Madrid teammates to his 30th birthday party, but out of the whole squad only two players attended- Luka Modric and Ricardo Carvalho (who was also Essien's teammate at Chelsea). Jose Mourinho, who was the manager of Real Madrid at that time, was not pleased and he consoled Essien, saying it was nothing personal and that it didn't mean the players didn't like him but they simply were only concerned with themselves and had better things to do.

  5 months ago ago

SPORTS

Six Transfer Deals Between Manchester United And Chelsea

In club football, players are allowed to move from one team to another via transfer. So a player may be in one club this season and be transferred to another the next season. This usually happens when the transfer window opens - a period in a year where clubs are allowed to sign or sell players.

  5 months ago ago
Six Transfer Deals Between Manchester United And Chelsea

RELIGION

Life Profile Of Rev Luka Sylvester, The Newly Ordained Bishop Of Minna Catholic Diocese

Reverend Luka Sylvester Gopep is the new Catholic Bishop who was consecrated on Saturday, 20th February 2021, as the Auxiliary Bishop of Minna Diocese.

  9 months ago ago
Life Profile Of Rev Luka Sylvester, The Newly Ordained Bishop Of Minna Catholic Diocese

SPORTS

After Bruno Fernandes Scored A Goal, See Who Is Leading The premier league Top Scorer Table

Bruno fernandes scored the first goal against Manchester city at etihad stadium.Earlier in the first half, Martial was fouled in the penalty Box of Manchester city and Fernades step up to convert the spit kick.

  8 months ago ago
After Bruno Fernandes Scored A Goal, See Who Is Leading The premier league Top Scorer Table

SPORTS

Check what UEFA said about Luka Modric's last three UEFA champions League performances

In the UEFA champions league yesterday, Real Madrid played against Liverpool which ending 3-1 in favour of Real Madrid football club.After the game played yesterday in the UEFA champions league, the UEFA champions league reacted to Luka Modric's assists.

  7 months ago ago
Check what UEFA said about Luka Modric's last three UEFA champions League performances

SOCIETY

"I Killed Him Because He Told Me He Had Money But Refused To Give Me When I Asked" - Man Confesses

According to a report published by lindaikejisblog, some operatives of the Plateau state police command have arrested one Mr Ibrahim Raymond for allegedly killing his friend, Mika Luka, a 24-year-old tricycle rider and also burying him in an uncompleted building. Ibrahim Raymond who works as a security guard in Jos, disclosed that he killed his friend because of money. According to Mr Raymond, he said that the deceased, Mika Luka told him he had money on him on the day of the incident, and after telling him

  9 months ago ago

SPORTS

Luka Modric is an amazing player, says Atlanta star

Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder Luka Modric has been described as a phenomenon and amazing player by Atlanta and Croatia player Pasalic.The Croatia international admitted that his compatriot Luka Modric is a key figure in every Real Madrid's games.

  9 months ago ago
Luka Modric is an amazing player, says Atlanta star

SPORTS

Injury pile for Real Madrid FC ahead Of Alaves Clash.

Real Madrid and alaves will continue their spanish laliga title race when both teams meet on Saturday evening, according to Spanish media outlet reports that zenedane zidane men have will be without the below listed players during the clash and because of that their winning chance is now slim ahead of the game. Bad news for Real Madrid football club ahead of their clash with alaves 1. Federico valverde had a shin splints injury, because of that the 25 years old have been rule out of the weekend match and will

  1 year ago ago
Injury pile for Real Madrid FC ahead Of Alaves Clash.

SPORTS

Luka Modric Couldn't Hold His Tears As His Croatian Teammates Stood Up And Applauded Him, Watch Video

Luka Modrić is a Croatian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Spanish club Real Madrid and captains the Croatia national team.

  8 months ago ago
Luka Modric Couldn't Hold His Tears As His Croatian Teammates Stood Up And Applauded Him, Watch Video

SPORTS

Check out Modric's Career Achievements As He Celebrates His 36th Birthday Today (PHOTOS).

One of the amazing players we have in the world today is Luka Modric, and today, he is 36 years of age. Different football fans and football pages on social media have taken out time to celebrate this great player as he adds a year to his age.

  2 months ago ago
Check out Modric's Career Achievements As He Celebrates His 36th Birthday Today (PHOTOS).

SPORTS

Luka Modric and Ronaldo reunion

Luka modric and Cristiano Ronaldo have been team mates during his time at real madrid for over 6 years before the later join Juventus in 2018. They both won trophies together which sum up to 35. A fixture between Portugal and Croatia In the on going nation's league, Ronaldo reunites with modric and ex realmadrid team mate Mateo kovacic. As they were sported chatting with each other, they seem happy and no awkward moment was noticed. Ronaldo and modric were finalists in the 2017/2018 ballon d'or poll were modric

  1 year ago ago
Luka Modric and Ronaldo reunion

SPORTS

OPINION: Luka Modric Is One Of The Most Overrated Players In The History of Football

Football nowadays is all about goals and assist for forwards i.e wingers, striker and playmakers. Then for midfield it's all about assist, chances created tackles won and passes completed while tackles won, aerial duels, goals conceded are being argued about defenders. Luka Modric can't be praise for goals or assist for an experienced midfielder like him. Sometimes I wonder why he is been taunted as a brilliant midfielder. Luka is in his 9th season at Real Madrid after his move from Tottenham to Real Madrid

  10 months ago ago
OPINION: Luka Modric Is One Of The Most Overrated Players In The History of Football

SPORTS

Opinion:Vinicius Jr deserves a standing ovation for his brace, the boy is destined for greatness

This is Real Madrid.As I said before and as I will say forever, the Real Madrid blood kicks the most in the highest stage.The bigger the challenge, the harder we hit.

  7 months ago ago
Opinion:Vinicius Jr deserves a standing ovation for his brace, the boy is destined for greatness

SPORTS

(Opinion) Messi vs Ronaldo: a comparison of football's greatest rivals

Messi and Ronaldo got to face each other for the first time since may, 2018 when the latter had to cut short his footballing journey with real Madrid to join Italian giants, Juventus. The two are widely considered to be the greatest to grace a football pitch as they share a healthy sports rivalry a between themselves. This is clearly evident as they push each other to be the best, which shows clearly why the last 12 balon d'or was shared between them except for that of 2018 which was won by Croatian midfield

  11 months ago ago
(Opinion) Messi vs Ronaldo: a comparison of football's greatest rivals

SPORTS

Football jokes that will make you laugh

(1) Luka takes his seat at the world cup final.He look at his left and noticed that there is a spare seat between him and the next guy. Luka:who could ever miss the world cup finals? The guy:that was my wife's seat.we have been to five world cup finals together, but sadly she passed away. Luka: that's terrible, but couldn't you get another member of your family, Friends, neighbour or someone else to come with you? The guy:no.... they are all at the funeral! (2)The last time I played tackle football with pads,

  9 months ago ago
Football jokes that will make you laugh

SPORTS

Real Madrid Team News: injuries, Suspension List vs Cadiz.

Zenedane zidane will be looking to make it four straight win when they lock horns to the newly promoted Cadiz on Saturday. Real Madrid started their 2020/2021 campaign with a draw but have put three straight wins. Cadiz have win four of their last matches and will also be looking to seal another victory over Madrid which only time can tell. Real Madrid will be without both Daniel cavajal and alvaro odriozola through injury this weekend which means that nacho will be given a chance to perform. Eden hazard is

  1 year ago ago
Real Madrid Team News: injuries, Suspension List vs Cadiz.

SPORTS

Opinion: Luka Modric showed his class and elegance on the pitch against Gladbach

Sometimes I'm unable to find words while appreciating this guy right here, today it was arguably the most crucial match of the season so far. And Modric started his 12th straight game and it could've easily backfired considering Luka is 35 already and a injury would result leaving us with only 1 natural CM in our squad.  But Luka is only one his kind, from the 1st minute till the very last, Luka Modric showed his class, his calmness and elegance on the pitch against Gladbach. Those smooth turns and dancing

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: Luka Modric showed his class and elegance on the pitch against Gladbach

SPORTS

Ronaldo's reaction to Lewandoski's win Ronaldo's reaction to Lewandoski's win That got fans talking

Awards always have a special place in the world of football Robert Lewandoski has defeated messi and Ronaldo to win the FIFA's player of the year award. Lewandoski has become the second player to interrupt the 13-year messi and Ronaldo battle, the Portuguese who has won the fifa best twice was not happy when Lewandoski was annonce as the winner.Ronaldo's mode today in the ceremony got fans talking on social media. messi and Ronaldo were both among the three finalists for the first time in 2007 when kaka won.

  11 months ago ago
Ronaldo's reaction to Lewandoski's win Ronaldo's reaction to Lewandoski's win 
That got fans talking