Lotus Announces Thanksgiving And New Year’s Eve Plans

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Lotus Announces Thanksgiving And New Year’s Eve Plans

first_imgThe jamtronica juggernauts of Lotus have just announced a handful of dates around Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve of this year. The group will play two shows the weekend following Thanksgiving with performances at House of Blues in Cleveland, Ohio, on Friday, November 24th, and at Royal Oak Music Theatre in Royal Oak, Michigan, on Saturday, November 25th. Then to close out 2017 in style, the Philadelphia-based group has laid out a three-night run across the East Coast. The run will kick off in Baltimore, Maryland, on December 29th at Ram’s Head Live!, followed by a performance at Buffalo Riverworks in Buffalo, New York, on December 30th. For New Year’s Eve, the group will be posted up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, for a special show at Stage AE. Tickets for these five new Lotus dates are on sale now for fan pre-sale via Ticketweb.[Photo: Phierce Photo]last_img read more

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Abia Warriors goalie in stable condition

first_imgRelatedPosts Oyo: Only 7,000 out of 67,000 applicants for teaching job scored 50% in CBT Makinde: Alternative Project Funding Approach working for Oyo State Makinde installs new Alamodu of Ago-Amodu The management of Abia Warriors FC of Umuahia has confirmed that Charles Tambe, who was shot by hoodlums on Friday morning in Ibadan, Oyo State, is in a stable condition. The club’s Sporting Director, Patrick Ngwaogu, who confirmed this, said the goalkeeper, who was attacked while engaging in a personal walk out, was responding to treatment at the University College Hospital, Ibadan. Ngwaogu said: “We have been monitoring situations at UCH Ibadan. I spoke with Tambe, and he is stable. They shot him on his right hand with a local gun and we are grateful to God the bullets just went through and didn’t pierce his body. “The doctors at the hospital gave him urgent attention and put him on observation. He is in his normal high spirit and, hopefully, by Saturday, the doctors would give us further directives.” Ngwaogu further assured football followers that there was no cause for alarm, as the management of Abia Warriors was fully on top of the situation. Meanwhile, in the spirit of sportsmanship, officials of 3SC of Ibadan paid a visit to Tambe at the University College Hospital, Ibadan. The club rushed to the hospital upon receipt of the news. They said they were at the hospital to show solidarity to the player and ensure that he is adequately attended to. 3SC’s General Manager, Dimeji Lawal, led his Head Coach, Edith Agoye, and Assistant coach, Kabiru Alausa, on the visit to wish him quick recovery. Tambe was a former goalkeeper of 3SC before he joined Abia Warriors from Lobi Stars at the beginning of the current season.Tags: Abia WarriorsCharles TambeIbadanOyo StateshootingUmuahialast_img read more

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I Wish There Can be a Replay of Algerian Free Kick,…

first_imgSuper Eagles goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi, has said that he wished for a replay of the free kick by Algerian Riyad Mahrez which halted Nigeria’s dream of a fourth Africa Cup of Nations title in Egypt on Sunday.Speaking with Nigerian journalists covering the tournament in Egypt shortly after the 1-2 loss to Algeria, the Kaizer Chief goalkeeper said now he knows what to in similar situation in future.“I wish there can be a replay but it’s over now and we have to look up to the third-place game,” he noted without any regret. Akpeyi defended his teammates from criticism.The Super Eagles looked to be in with a great chance of beating Djamel Belmadi’s men to reach the competition’s final after dismissing South Africa in the quarter-final.However, a Mahrez last-minute free-kick sent Gernot Rohr’s men crashing after Odion Ighalo had erased Willam Troost-Ekong’s own goal.Rohr’s team faced the wrath of fans for offering precious little in Cairo, but Akpeyi believes otherwise.“It’s very tough and very sad that we have to lose in that manner, to have conceded through that kind of free-kick,” Akpeyi stressed.“So far, it doesn’t matter whatever anyone would say about the team. These players have actually tried.“A lot of teams have been knocked out of this competition but we are still here.“We have very young talent and I’m very sure if this team can be given a chance, we’ll be able to fix things.”Nigeria will battle Tunisia in Thursday’s third-place encounter. The Super Eagles have won each of their six third-place games in AFCON, while keeping a clean sheet in four of these ties.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegramlast_img read more

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