BREAKING: Canadian Teen Andreescu Stuns Serena In US Open Final

    Teenager Bianca Andreescu became Canada’s first Grand Slam singles champion on Saturday with a 6-3, 7-5 win over 23-time major champion Serena Williams in the US Open final. The 19-year-old Andreescu became the youngest Grand Slam winner since Maria Sharapova at the 2006 US Open, handing Williams a fourth consecutive defeat in the final of a … Continue reading BREAKING: Canadian Teen Andreescu Stuns Serena In US Open Final

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Uduaghan To Appeal Tribunal’s Ruling Despite Lauding Judgement

    The former governor of Delta State, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, has reacted to the judgement of the National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal which sacked Mr James Manager as the senator representing Delta South senatorial district. Shortly after the Tribunal’s ruling on Saturday, Uduaghan who contested the election on the platform of the All Progressives … Continue reading Uduaghan To Appeal Tribunal’s Ruling Despite Lauding Judgement

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Sanchez Flores Returns To Watford After Gracia Sacked

  Quique Sanchez Flores has returned to the Watfordbench after Javi Gracia was sacked just four games into the season, the Premier League team announced on Saturday. “Watford FC announces the appointment of Quique Sanchez Flores as the club’s new Head Coach,” the club said in a statement Sanchez Flores previously took charge of Watford in the 2015-16 season … Continue reading Sanchez Flores Returns To Watford After Gracia Sacked

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Yellow Fever Kills Three In Bauchi

    Three people have been killed following the outbreak of yellow fever disease in Bauchi State. The Executive Chairman of the State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Dr Rilwanu Mohammed, confirmed this to Channels Television in an exclusive interview on Saturday. He noted that there were 23 other suspected cases while a few persons were … Continue reading Yellow Fever Kills Three In Bauchi

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England Coach Asks Players To Improve Performance Despite Bulgaria Win

  Gareth Southgate admits England cannot be deceived by their dominant start to the Euro 2020 qualifying campaign because they will face far sterner tests than Bulgaria provided in Saturday’s 4-0 demolition at Wembley. Harry Kane scored his second England hat-trick and also set up Raheem Sterling’s strike as Southgate’s side cemented their position on … Continue reading England Coach Asks Players To Improve Performance Despite Bulgaria Win

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Bianca, Medvedev Are My Two Underdogs – Serena’s Coach

  Patrick Mouratoglou, the coach of 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams, touted Saturday’s US Open final opponent Bianca Andreescu as a future world number one in women’s tennis. Williams is chasing a 24th Grand Slam singles crown to equal the record held by Australian Margaret Court, but Mouratoglou said he had full respect for the 19-year-old Andreescu. “I … Continue reading Bianca, Medvedev Are My Two Underdogs – Serena’s Coach

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Barcelona Not Worried If Messi Leaves, Says Bartomeu

  Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu said on Friday the Spanish giants are not worried about Lionel Messi’s future, despite the Argentinian star being able to leave the club at the end of the season. The five-time Ballon d’Or winner signed a new four-year deal with Barca in 2017, but Bartomeu says he is free … Continue reading Barcelona Not Worried If Messi Leaves, Says Bartomeu

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Hundreds Flee Flood-Ravaged Bahamas

  Bahamians who lost everything in the devastating passage of Hurricane Dorian were scrambling Saturday to escape the worst-hit islands by sea or by air, after the powerful storm left at least 43 people dead with officials fearing a “significantly” higher toll. A loosely coordinated armada of passenger planes, helicopters and both private and government … Continue reading Hundreds Flee Flood-Ravaged Bahamas

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Delta Central: Omo-Agege Wins As Tribunal Dismisses Oboro’s Petition

    The Delta State Election Tribunal sitting in Asaba has dismissed the petition challenging the election of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege as the lawmaker representing Delta Central senatorial district. A three-man panel led by Justice Abdullahi Abubakar, struck out the suit filed by the senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the election, … Continue reading Delta Central: Omo-Agege Wins As Tribunal Dismisses Oboro’s Petition

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‘Yellow Vest’ Protesters, Police Clash In Renewed Demonstration Across France

  French police clashed Saturday  with anti-government protesters seeking to inject fresh momentum into demonstrations calling for social justice and the ouster of President Emmanuel Macron. The so-called “yellow vest” movement had tapered off over the summer, but its leaders hope to galvanise support for a fresh wave of rallies across the country as the … Continue reading ‘Yellow Vest’ Protesters, Police Clash In Renewed Demonstration Across France

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