Five US Players Make FIFA Women’s World 11

  Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe are among 5 players of the United States national team voted in the 2019 FIFA FIFPRO Women’s World 11. Julie Ertz, Rose Lavelle and Kelly O’Hara are the three other American players who were part of the team that successfully defended its World Cup crown, this summer in France. … Continue reading Five US Players Make FIFA Women’s World 11

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BREAKING: Lionel Messi Wins FIFA Men’s Player Of The Year Award

  Barcelona striker Lionel Messi won the FIFA Men’s Player of the Year award on Monday for a record sixth time. The Argentina striker edged out Juventus’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Liverpool centre-back Virgil van Dijk. More to follow.

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Court Dismisses Petitions Challenging Sanwo-Olu’s Victory

  The Lagos State Election Petition Tribunal Sitting in the Ikeja area has dismissed the Petitions filed by the Labour Party (LP), and the Alliance for Democracy (AD) challenging the return of Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu as the Governor of Lagos in the March 9 polls. The tribunal dismissed both petitions for lack of merit. Labour … Continue reading Court Dismisses Petitions Challenging Sanwo-Olu’s Victory

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Van Dijk Battles Ronaldo, Messi For World Best Player

  Virgil Van Dijk threatens to eclipse fellow European stars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to lift FIFA’s The Best Player award on Monday, to set himself up as favourite for this year’s Ballon d’Or. Van Dijk, Ronaldo and Messi are the three men’s finalists for The Best Player award, with the winner to be announced on Monday in … Continue reading Van Dijk Battles Ronaldo, Messi For World Best Player

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We’ll Proffer Solutions To Slow Delivery Of Justice, Says Sanwo-Olu

  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has assured the judiciary of his administration’s commitment to the implementation of reforms that will accelerate the administration of justice. The Governor said the judicial arm of the government played critical roles in ensuring law and order through the protection of rights of the citizenry irrespective of status … Continue reading We’ll Proffer Solutions To Slow Delivery Of Justice, Says Sanwo-Olu

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Ronaldo To Miss Balotelli’s Brescia Debut

  Cristiano Ronaldo will miss Mario Balotelli’s debut game for Brescia with the Juventus star ruled out of Tuesday’s match with a slight adductor injury. “Mario will be there Tuesday,” confirmed coach Eugenio Corini of the Italian striker whose debut was delayed by a four-game suspension for former club Marseille. But Ronaldo may miss the … Continue reading Ronaldo To Miss Balotelli’s Brescia Debut

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Prince Harry, Wife Condemn Violence Against Women In South Africa

  Prince Harry on Monday spoke out against gender-based violence in South Africa as his wife Meghan hailed girls who had chosen to “stand up for what is right”. The British royal couple visited Cape Town’s tough Nyanga township as part of a 10-day tour of southern Africa — their first official visit as a … Continue reading Prince Harry, Wife Condemn Violence Against Women In South Africa

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‘We Have Lost A Rare Gem In Our Govt’, Buhari Mourns Osakwe

  President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the death of Nigeria’s Chief Trade Negotiator and Director-General of Nigerian Office for Trade Negotiation, Ambassador Chiedu Osakwe. In a statement on Monday through his twitter handle, described him as a rare gem. The President said: “We’ve lost a rare gem in our Government”. READ ALSO: Nigeria’s Chief … Continue reading ‘We Have Lost A Rare Gem In Our Govt’, Buhari Mourns Osakwe

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FG Delegation In UK Over $9.6bn P&ID Case

A Federal Government delegation led by the Attorney-General of the Federation Abubakar Malami, and the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria Godwin Emefiele, are currently in the United Kingdom over the $9.6bn case involving the Process and Industrial Development Limited (P&ID).

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Russia Adopts Paris Climate Agreement

  Russia’s prime minister on Monday gave formal support to the Paris climate agreement and ordered Russian laws to be adapted to its obligations, according to a decree posted on the government’s website. The document signed by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says that Russia is formally adopting the 2015 Paris agreement and will now “allocate … Continue reading Russia Adopts Paris Climate Agreement

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