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Sadio Mane Named African Footballer Of The Year

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Sadio Mané has been crowned the African Player of the Year for the first time in his career.

The 25-year-old has become the first Senegalese to win the annual award since 2002, after finishing as runners-up in the last two years.

The Liverpool attacker defeated his club teammate Mohamed Salah and Manchester City star Riyad Mahrez to win his maiden individual award on the continent.

2019 season was quite good for Sadio Mané as he played 63 games, scored 35 goals, made 11 assists and won 3 trophies.

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BBNaijaFinale: #Laycon emerges winner of BBNaija lockdown edition 2020

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The 2020 edition of the Big brother Naija reality TV show has finally come to a close with housemate and top finalist, Laycon emerging the winner .

Laycon was declared the winner of the 2020 lockdown edition of the show on Sunday after he beat other housemates with the highest number of votes from viewers.

Fellow housemate, Dorathy, emerged the 1st runner up while Nengi was declared the 2nd runner up.

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Police nab 8 suspected cultists for terrorizing neighborhood while mourning colleague

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Ogun State Police Command has arrested eight suspected members of Black Axe (aka Aiye) confraternity.

They were nabbed on September 24 while mourning a colleague.

Public Relations Officer of the command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, made this known in a statement on Sunday.

The names and ages of those in custody are Olatunji Opeyemi, 26; Ayuba Oduola, 25; Sobowale Abiodun, 28; Sobowale Sunday, 25; Adelowo Olalekan, 32; Kareem Lanre, 21; Emmanuel Adebisi, 21; and Tobiloba Wasiu, 20.

The spokesman disclosed that they were nabbed following a complaint to Ogijo police station.

A 16-year-old boy, Onome Iduru, was shot during the cultists’ procession and was rushed to the station.

Oyeyemi said the cultists after opening fire on the victim, took his phone and unleashed terror on the community.

“Upon the report, the DPO Ogijo division, Muhammed Suleiman Baba led his men to the scene where eight members of the violent group were arrested after serious encounter with the policemen.

A banner designed with the group insignia to announce the death of their member was recovered from them while the injured victim was taken to Oladayo hospital for medical attention,” he noted.

The Commissioner of Police, Edward Awolowo Ajogun, has ordered the transfer of the suspects to the Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department.

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