Crystal Palace are eyeing a move for Portland Timbers forward, Fanendo Adi.
The Nigerian scored 18 goals in 39 league games last season to help the Timbers secure their first-ever MLS Cup title.
** Oba of Benin: Our hearts are heavy —Oshiomhole
Our hearts are heavy, laden with pains and grief, at the announcement of the passing on to glory of Omo n’Oba n’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Erediauwa of Benin, our highly revered Oba, a distinguished Edo numero uno, an accomplished Nigerian, a seasoned bureaucrat, quintessential unifier, unique personage and exemplary Omo N’Oba, whose reign brought distinction, immense class, finesse and integrity to traditional institution in Edo state and the country at large.
Nine foreign drug convicts are set to be executed in Indonesia after losing all appeals for clemency.
The inmates, who include two from Australia, one each from Brazil, France and the Philippines, and four from Africa.
SUNDAY ODE, Abuja
President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday met with members of the National Peace Committee for the 2015 General Elections led by former Head of State, Gen Abdulsalam Abubakar (retd) at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.