Father And Children Arrested For Alleged Kidnapping In Ogun

The Ogun State Police Command have arrested an alleged kidnap syndicate made up of members of the same family. Oweniwe Okpara from Delta State and three of his children, Samson Okpara, Bright Okpara and Eze Okpara were arrested in Ajaka area of Sagamu. Ogun State Police Spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi said the suspects were all arrested for their roles in the kidnap of eight persons at different times. Arrested alongside the suspects is one Christian Ishaha who had accommodated them. “In the course of investigation, it was discovered that three other members of the family constituting the criminal gang namely; Godwin Okpara, Godspower Okpara and Mathew Okpara are the armed squad of the syndicate, while Samson, Bright and Eze Okpara were the ones spying on their targeted victims. One Emmanuel Joseph, a native of Ebele in Edo State was later recruited into the fold, having confronted their sister, Eze Okpara, to tell him the source of money they count every day. They subsequently opened u

Manchester United Is Set To Hire Juventus Scouting Chief

Manchester United are on the brink of making their second signing of the summer — though this one’s not of the usual sort. 
According to various reports, Juventus scouting manager Javier Ribalta is set to join José Mourinho’s backroom staff, having left the Italian champions earlier on Friday.
According to the Independent, Ribalta arrives to work alongside United’s incumbent chief scouts Jim Lawlor and Marcel Bout, rather than as a replacement. He had been at Juve for five years, and the Italian club wished him luck with his “new professional adventure” in a statement published on their website on Friday morning.
Of course, we don’t know exactly how much responsibility Ribalta can personally claim for Juve’s late success, but it goes without saying that they’ve been one of the most impressive recruiters in Europe. Without spending a great deal, they’ve established themselves as genuine Champions League contenders, and don’t look like letting up any time soon.
If Ribalta can bring any of their success to Old Trafford, he’ll be a great coup.