Manchester United Beat Chelsea 2-0

    Manchester United moved to within three points of fourth-placed Chelsea with a smash and grab 2-0 win at Stamford Bridge thanks to goals from Anthony Martial and Harry Maguire on Monday. Chelsea had two goals disallowed by VAR reviews and were furious Maguire was not sent-off early on for an off-the-ball kick out … Continue reading Manchester United Beat Chelsea 2-0

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VIDEO: EFCC Claims Diezani Stole $2.5bn, Asks UK To Extradite Her

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has asked the United Kingdom to extradite a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke. The acting Chairman of the anti-graft agency, Ibrahim Magu, made the appeal while addressing reporters on Monday in Kaduna State. He stated that the former minister should be extradited on the ground … Continue reading VIDEO: EFCC Claims Diezani Stole $2.5bn, Asks UK To Extradite Her

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Police Inspector Killed, Two Officers Injured In Shootout With Bandits

    A Police Inspector, Ibrahim Chibok, has been killed during a shootout with bandits who attacked Muchiya Kaji village in Niger State. The Police Public Relations Officer in Niger, Muhammad Abubakar, confirmed this in a statement on Monday. He revealed that two other officers of the Niger State Police Command were injured during the … Continue reading Police Inspector Killed, Two Officers Injured In Shootout With Bandits

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Racism: Porto Should Have Done More For Marega, Says Gullit

  Dutch legend Ruud Gullit said Monday that Moussa Marega’s Porto team-mates should have done more to protect him after the Mali striker walked off in protest after receiving racist abuse in a Portuguese league game. On Sunday, the 28-year-old scored a 60th-minute winner for Porto against his ex-club Vitoria Guimaeres which led to a torrent of … Continue reading Racism: Porto Should Have Done More For Marega, Says Gullit

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Bayelsa Violence: Police Extend Curfew Until Sunday

    The Bayelsa State Police Command has extended the dusk-to-dawn curfew imposed in the state. The Commissioner of Police in Bayelsa, Mr Uche Anozia, announced this while briefing reporters at the Command’s Headquarters on Monday in Yenagoa, the state capital. This followed a three-day curfew earlier imposed by the police as a result of … Continue reading Bayelsa Violence: Police Extend Curfew Until Sunday

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City Ban: People Who Don’t Respect Rules Should Be Punished – Wenger

  Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he has little sympathy for Manchester City over their ban from European competition, especially as he regularly lost some of his best players to their wealthy Premier League rivals. “The rules are what they are and people who don’t respect them… have to be punished,” said Wenger at the Laureus World Sports … Continue reading City Ban: People Who Don’t Respect Rules Should Be Punished – Wenger

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Syria Conflict: 900,000 People Displaced Since December – UN

  A Russian-backed regime offensive in northwest Syria has displaced 900,000 people since the start of December, and babies are dying of cold because aid camps are full, the UN said Monday. That figure is 100,000 more than the United Nations had previously recorded. “The crisis in northwest Syria has reached a horrifying new level,” … Continue reading Syria Conflict: 900,000 People Displaced Since December – UN

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Security: As Leaders, We Owe Nigerians Actions, Not Only Explanation – Lawan

    The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has asked leaders at all levels to do less of talking and show more action in tackling the challenges facing the country. For Nigeria to surmount its challenges, he believes all leaders must as a matter of urgency come together to ensure that the security and welfare needs … Continue reading Security: As Leaders, We Owe Nigerians Actions, Not Only Explanation – Lawan

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LASTMA Dismisses Reports On Ban Of Traffic Officers

  The Lagos State Traffic Management Agency (LASTMA) has asked motorists plying Lagos roads to disregard social media reports on the ban of traffic officers. In a statement on Monday, LASTMA General Manager, Mr Olajide Oduyoye, dismissed the claim that the decision came from a meeting between Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and the National Union of … Continue reading LASTMA Dismisses Reports On Ban Of Traffic Officers

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Oshiomhole Labels Protesters Calling For His Removal ‘Non-Existing Group’

    The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has reacted to the call for his removal by a group of protesters. This comes hours after the protesters, who are youths and members of the ruling party, stormed the APC national secretariat in Abuja on Monday to demand Oshiomhole’s removal as … Continue reading Oshiomhole Labels Protesters Calling For His Removal ‘Non-Existing Group’

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