Alleged $2m Money Laundering: EFFC Re-Arraigns Atiku’s Lawyer, Brother

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has re-arraigned Uyiekpen Giwa-Osagie, a lawyer to former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar, for allegedly laundering the sum of $2million during the 2019 general elections.

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Wall Street Problems Grow As Oil Prices Tumble

  Wall Street stocks fell sharply Friday afternoon and oil prices tumbled around 10 percent as markets headed to another ugly finale on worries the coronavirus will lead to a global recession. Near 2025 GMT, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 2.7 percent at 25,415.78. The broad-based S&P 500 sank 3.4 percent to 2,921.19, … Continue reading Wall Street Problems Grow As Oil Prices Tumble

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Russia Bars Iran Residents Over Coronavirus Fears

  Russia announced plans to restrict access to people arriving from Iran on Friday, as it moves to ensure the population’s safety and thwart the spread of the new coronavirus infection. The Federal Security Service will be “temporarily halting passage through the Russian border of foreign citizens… arriving from Iran” to work study or travel … Continue reading Russia Bars Iran Residents Over Coronavirus Fears

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Alisson Ruled Out Of Liverpool’s Atletico Showdown

  Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says Brazil goalkeeper Alisson Becker will miss Wednesday’s crucial Champions League clash against Atletico Madrid after suffering a hip injury. Alisson sustained the muscle problem in training this week and was sidelined for Liverpool’s FA Cup fifth-round defeat at Chelsea on Tuesday. Scans confirmed the 27-year-old will be out for … Continue reading Alisson Ruled Out Of Liverpool’s Atletico Showdown

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Lampard Laments Severe Chelsea Injury Crisis

  Frank Lampard bemoaned on Friday the “worst injury” crisis among the Premier League’s top sides as his Chelsea team prepare to face Everton with as many as nine frontline players unavailable. “It hasn’t been spoken about that much but we’ve had probably the worst injury list of certainly the top group of the table … Continue reading Lampard Laments Severe Chelsea Injury Crisis

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Guardiola Wary Of Man United Recent Form Ahead Of Derby Clash

  Pep Guardiola says Manchester City will face the “best” Manchester United team of the season in Sunday’s derby as they prepare to go head-to-head for the fourth time this season. The 3-0 win over Derby in the FA Cup on Thursday made it nine matches unbeaten across all competitions and 22 goals scored for … Continue reading Guardiola Wary Of Man United Recent Form Ahead Of Derby Clash

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Klopp Charges Liverpool Players To End Losing Streak

  Jurgen Klopp has urged Liverpool to “fight” as the runaway Premier League leaders battle to end their mini-slump against relegation-threatened Bournemouth on Saturday. Liverpool have lost three of their past four matches in all competitions but remain 22 points clear of Manchester City at the top of the league table. Tuesday’s FA Cup defeat … Continue reading Klopp Charges Liverpool Players To End Losing Streak

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Netherlands Confirms First Coronavirus Death

  The Netherlands has recorded its first death in the novel coronavirus outbreak, health officials said on Friday. “An 86-year-old man with COVID-19 who was admitted to the Ikazia hospital in Rotterdam has died,” the National Institute for Public Health (RIVM) said. “This is the first patient in the Netherlands to die of the coronavirus,” … Continue reading Netherlands Confirms First Coronavirus Death

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Oshiomhole’s Suspension: Lawyer Drags Kano Court Judge To NJC

  A lawyer, Andrew Emwanta has filed a complaint against a judge of the Federal High Court In Kano, Justice Lewis Allagoa, for alleged misconduct as a presiding judge. Justice Allagoa on Thursday set aside a ruling of the FCT High Court suspending the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole. According … Continue reading Oshiomhole’s Suspension: Lawyer Drags Kano Court Judge To NJC

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Vatican Reports First Case Of Coronavirus

  The Vatican on Friday reported its first coronavirus case and took immediate steps to protect hundreds of priests and residents. A patient tested positive on Thursday for COVID-19 at the Vatican health clinic, the Holy See’s spokesman Matteo Bruni told AFP without giving more detail. The clinic inside the tiny city-state — which has … Continue reading Vatican Reports First Case Of Coronavirus

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