Saturday, 20 September 2014

Arsenal legend Pires comes out of retirement

Robert Pires has completed his anticipated return to football by joining FC Goa in the new Indian Super League.
The new tournament – which is comparable to cricket’s IPL or Major League Soccer in the USA, with teams operating as franchises – launches in October and will run until December.

Photos: 5-year-old indian boy is already 5ft 7in (170cm) tall

Super-sized: Five-year-old Karan Singh, middle, who is 5ft 7in tall despite only being five-years-old, dwarfs his friends, Vansh Upadhyay, left, who is six, and Rajat Kumar, who is four

He's just five-years-old but Karan Singh is already 5ft 7in tall. Karan, made it into the Guinness Book of World Records in 2008 for being the tallest and heaviest baby, weighing a whopping 7kg and measuring over 2ft - and he hasn't stopped growing since. 
Not surprisingly, height runs in the Singh family.

8 Ebola aid workers reportedly killed 'in cold blood' by villagers in Guinea

The team of health officials accompanied by journalists came to the village to educate people about how to avoid contracting Ebola. Instead, a group of local residents turned on their would-be benefactors, attacking them with knives and rocks and killing eight of them, witnesses say.
Guinea’s government said in a statement Friday that six people have been arrested in connection with the attack earlier this week on the health and government officials who were doing disinfection and education on prevention methods.

Late Rashidi Yekini Mansion Burgled

Late Rashidi Yekini  Mansion Burgled

A bandit on Wednesday broke into the palatial mansion left by the late goal-king, Rashidi Yekini and carted away many valuables before luck ran out on him and was nabbed by the residents of the area.
The marauder, Julius Johnson, 29 was nabbed around 6:pm with rugs mattress and some goods, neatly folded to be carry out of the compound of Yekini’s house located along Oni and Sons Hospital area, off Ring-road Ibadan by the watchful residents that
claimed to have been noticing his movement around the house since early hours of that day.