David Beckham : £50m-a-year




£50m-a-year Becks makes MORE since hanging up his boots: Two mega deals help make him world’s second highest-earning retired sportsman Beckham made £50.5million last year despite hanging up his boots in 2013 Forbes rate him second on the list of the highest-earning retired athletes Has deals with drinks firm Diageo as well as Adidas, Sky…




Metropolitan Police to be investigated




Metropolitan Police to be investigated over claims of 14 separate child sex abuse cover-ups because MPs and officers were involved Independent Police Complaints Commission launches corruption probe Complex allegations uncovered during probe into historical sex abuse Officers are accused of letting ‘untouchable’ senior politicians off the hook Also allegedly failed to charge Cyril Smith after…




Breaking a tooth saved my life




Breaking a tooth saved my life, says mother, 34, who discovered she was ‘weeks from death’ from mouth cancer Mother-of-four Lisa Epsom broke a tooth opening her son’s juice bottle Went to the dentist, expecting to receive standard treatment to fix tooth But dentist noticed a large, hard lump inside her mouth and ordered tests…




Nicole SHEER-zinger:




Nicole SHEER-zinger: Newly-single star puts on a racy display as she goes braless in a see-through crop top for sexy shoot. She’s newly-single after splitting from long-term love Lewis Hamilton earlier this year. But Nicole Scherzinger certainly made sure to show her former flame what he’s missing as she posed up a storm in one…




Benefits couple cheated taxpayers




Benefits couple cheated taxpayers out of £90,000 then used the cash to fund dream wedding in Cuba even flying over 20 guests for £20,000 Tracey Dougherty and Stephen Turner claimed almost £90,000 together Couple denied living together in Wigan to become eligible for handouts They flew 20 guests to Cuba for a lavish wedding while…




Court restrains AIT from airing Tinubu documentary




A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has granted an interim order restraining the Africa Independent Television, AIT, from broadcasting a documentary on Bola Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos State. Justice Iyabo Akinkugbe said: “The defendant is hereby restrained from further airing, publishing or disseminating broadcasting the documentary “Lion of Bourdilion”, pending the determination…




Jega says No to terminal leave, insists on card readers for polls




The Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, Attahiru Jega, has dismissed speculations he was under pressure to proceed on terminal leave ahead of the forthcoming general elections, stressing he has a duty until April 11. The speculation that the Peoples Democratic Party-controlled Federal Government intends to remove Mr. Jega before the elections has remained thick,…




Nigerian troops dislodge Boko Haram




After days of intense fighting, Nigerian troops Monday afternoon finally flushed out Boko Haram militants from Bama in Borno State, defence authorities have said. “FLASH: Nigerian troops have this afternoon routed terrorists from #Bama in #Borno state. Mopping up operation is ongoing. #NeverAgain”, the defence headquarters tweeted. Bama, the second largest Local Government Area in…