Nigeria suspends anti-graft chief -attorney general’s office

ABUJA (Reuters) – Nigeria has suspended its anti-corruption chief pending the conclusion of investigations, the attorney general’s office said on Friday, without elaborating. Ibrahim Magu has been appearing before a presidential panel reviewing activities of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), the agency said on Monday. “President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate suspension…

Patel bullying inquiry must be published ‘immediately’

Image copyright PA Media An inquiry into whether Home Secretary Priti Patel bullied staff must be published “immediately”, the Labour Party has said.A Cabinet Office investigation into several allegations about Ms Patel’s behaviour was launched in March.Shadow home secretary Nick Thomas-Symonds wrote to Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove on Saturday, saying that the delay in…

West Dulwich knife murder: Man held over Donnell Rhule death

Image copyright Metropolitan Police Image caption Donnell Rhule, 18, died on Thursday after he was found with stab injuries on Seeley Drive, West Dulwich A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering 18-year-old Donnell Rhule in south London on Wednesday.The 26-year-old was taken into custody on Friday evening, Scotland Yard said.A post-mortem examination revealed…

UFC 251: Jorge Masvidal happy to face Kamaru Usman at short notice

‘He’s nowhere near as good as advertised’ – Usman and Masvidal preview UFC 251Welterweight Jorge Masvidal says he is happy to fight at UFC 251 at short notice as champion Kamaru Usman is “nowhere near as good as advertised”.Nigerian-American Usman, 33, is on an 11-fight UFC winning streak and makes his third title defence in…

Deeney scores twice as Watford boost survival hopes against Newcastle

Deeney’s goals against Newcastle were his first since the Premier League restarted and he now has eight in total this seasonTroy Deeney scored two second-half penalties as Watford came from behind once more to beat Newcastle and open up vital breathing space as they battle to avoid relegation from the Premier League.Newcastle were the better…

Shark kills teenage surfer in Australia’s New South Wales

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Other surfers tried to save the teenager A teenage boy has been killed in a shark attack off the northern coast of New South Wales in eastern Australia, police say. The 15-year-old was surfing when he suffered severe leg injuries at Wooli Beach, 630km (390 miles) north of Sydney, according…