FIFA Bans Ex-Bolivian Football Chief For Life

FIFA on Thursday banned the former treasurer of South America’s football federation for life after an ethics panel found him guilty of bribery.  Romer Osuna, who also once headed Bolivia’s football federation, was among a group of South American football officials charged with corruption in 2015 amid the unprecedented scandal that triggered sweeping reform within … Continue reading FIFA Bans Ex-Bolivian Football Chief For Life

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Kovac Still Scanning Horizon For Fresh Bayern Blood

  Bayern Munich coach Niko Kovac said Wednesday his side were still open to bringing in some fresh blood before the European transfer window closes. “We still have to strengthen — we still need something,” Kovac told a press conference two days before Friday’s Bundesliga opener at home to Hertha Berlin. Sat alongside Kovac was … Continue reading Kovac Still Scanning Horizon For Fresh Bayern Blood

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Klopp Lauds ‘Incredible’ Adrian’s Flying Start To Liverpool Career

  Jurgen Klopp hailed “incredible” UEFA Super Cup hero Adrian and then admitted he had no idea where the goalkeeper even was a fortnight ago. The Spaniard, only in the side because of an injury to number one goalkeeper Allison Becker, saved Tammy Abraham’s penalty to give Liverpool a 5-4 shootout win against Chelsea after the showdown … Continue reading Klopp Lauds ‘Incredible’ Adrian’s Flying Start To Liverpool Career

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Wolves Set Up Torino Clash In Europa League Playoffs

  Wolves eased past Armenia’s Pyunik 4-0 and 8-0 on aggregate to reach the Europa League play-offs on Thursday where they will face Torino of Italy. Diogo Jota, on as a substitute, scored a spectacular late volley with debutant Pedro Neto, Morgan Gibbs-White and Ruben Vinagre also on the scoresheet as Nuno Espirito Santo’s Premier … Continue reading Wolves Set Up Torino Clash In Europa League Playoffs

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Federer Stunned By World Number 70 Rublev In Cincinnati

  Seven-time champion and third seed Roger Federer was knocked out of the Cincinnati Masters by world number 70 Andrey Rublev in the third round on Thursday. Rublev won 6-3, 6-4 and will face fellow Russian Daniil Medvedev, the ninth seed, for a place in the semi-finals. Federer, 38, will now head into the US … Continue reading Federer Stunned By World Number 70 Rublev In Cincinnati

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‘Hollywood Ripper’ Found Guilty Of Two Murders Including Kutcher Date

  A man dubbed the “Hollywood Ripper” was found guilty Thursday of the murders of two women, including a student who was due to go out with actor Ashton Kutcher the night of her death. Michael Gargiulo, 43, was convicted of two counts of first-degree murder by a Los Angeles jury who deliberated for four … Continue reading ‘Hollywood Ripper’ Found Guilty Of Two Murders Including Kutcher Date

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People Will Think Prosecution Of Atiku’s Son-In-Law Is Intimidating The Opposition – Yabagi

  The presidential candidate of Action Democratic Party (ADP) for the 2019 Nigeria elections, Sani Yabagi, has criticised President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration over the handling of corruption cases. Yabagi said the prosecution of Abdullahi Babalele, the son-in-law to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, will now create an impression that … Continue reading People Will Think Prosecution Of Atiku’s Son-In-Law Is Intimidating The Opposition – Yabagi

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PHOTOS: El-Rufai Receives Trending Sci-Fi Teenage Filmmakers

  Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has received a group of young teenagers who have recently risen to some fame following the social media success of their Sci-Fi short films.  The teenagers who many say are on the verge of making a major break into the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood), create their films using … Continue reading PHOTOS: El-Rufai Receives Trending Sci-Fi Teenage Filmmakers

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US Lawmaker Barred By Israel Calls Move ‘Chilling’ Insult

  House Democrat Ilhan Omar called Israel’s decision Thursday to ban her from visiting the country “chilling,” saying it was an “insult to democratic values” to deny entry to sitting members of the US Congress. “It is an affront that Israeli Prime Minister (Benjamin) Netanyahu, under pressure from President (Donald) Trump, would deny entry to … Continue reading US Lawmaker Barred By Israel Calls Move ‘Chilling’ Insult

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US Lawmaker Barred By Israel Calls Move ‘Chilling’ Insult

  House Democrat Ilhan Omar called Israel’s decision Thursday to ban her from visiting the country “chilling,” saying it was an “insult to democratic values” to deny entry to sitting members of the US Congress. “It is an affront that Israeli Prime Minister (Benjamin) Netanyahu, under pressure from President (Donald) Trump, would deny entry to … Continue reading US Lawmaker Barred By Israel Calls Move ‘Chilling’ Insult

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