Llorente Double Stuns Liverpool To Take Atletico Into Quarter-Final

  Atletico Madrid ended Liverpool’s defence of the Champions League on Wednesday as Marcos Llorente’s double and Alvaro Morata’s late strike stunned Anfield with a 3-2 win after extra time to progress 4-2 on aggregate. The holders looked to have ended Atletico’s dogged resistence when Roberto Firmino put them ahead in the tie after Georginio … Continue reading Llorente Double Stuns Liverpool To Take Atletico Into Quarter-Final

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PSG Overturn Dortmund Deficit, Advance To Champions League Quarter-Finals

  Paris Saint-Germain shrugged off having to play in an empty stadium as Neymar set the French club on their way to a 2-0 win over Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday that took them into the Champions League quarter-finals 3-2 on aggregate. PSG came into the game at the Parc des Princes needing to overturn a … Continue reading PSG Overturn Dortmund Deficit, Advance To Champions League Quarter-Finals

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Floyd Mayweather’s Ex-Girlfriend Found Dead

  Josie Harris, an ex-girlfriend of Floyd Mayweather who had three children with the former champion boxer, has been found dead at her suburban Los Angeles home, authorities said Wednesday. Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva told KABC-TV that 40-year-old Josie Lynn Harris was the mother of three of Mayweather’s children. She was found dead … Continue reading Floyd Mayweather’s Ex-Girlfriend Found Dead

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Ngige Says ASUU Strike Is ‘Shocking, Illegal’

  The ongoing two-week warning strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has been declared as illegal and the announcement, according to the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, came as a shock. ASUU commenced the strike action on Monday over issues of the alleged imposition of the Integrated Personnel and Payroll … Continue reading Ngige Says ASUU Strike Is ‘Shocking, Illegal’

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Alleged N450m Fraud: Court Fixes March 12 To Rule On Belgore’s Electronic Evidence

The Federal High Court sitting Lagos has fixed March 12, 2020 to rule on the admissibility of the Closed-Circuit Television, CCTV footage and its Certificate of Identification sought to be tendered in evidence by a snr advocate of Nigeria, Dele Belgore.

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PHOTOS: Aminu Ado Bayero Receives Letter Of Appointment As New Emir Of Kano

  Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has presented a letter of appointment to Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, the new Emir of Kano. Following the dethronement of the ex-Emir, Muhammadu Sanusi II, Alhaji Bayero who was the Emir of Bichi until his appointment was installed as the new Emir of Kano. Emir Bayero was announced as the new … Continue reading PHOTOS: Aminu Ado Bayero Receives Letter Of Appointment As New Emir Of Kano

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US, UK Troops Among Three Dead In Iraq Rocket Attack

  An American soldier and a British soldier, as well as one US contractor, were killed Wednesday when rockets hit an Iraqi military base north of Baghdad, a US military official said. It was the deadliest attack on an installation hosting foreign troops in several years and comes after a spate of rocket attacks targeting … Continue reading US, UK Troops Among Three Dead In Iraq Rocket Attack

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Coronavirus And Five Other Pandemics That Threatened World Population

  Wednesday, March 11, 2020, will be a date the world will not easily forget. Why? The World Health Organisation (WHO) officially declared the new coronavirus outbreak as a ‘pandemic’. The novel COVID-19 disease which was first discovered in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has infected over 110,000 people and killed more than 4,000 … Continue reading Coronavirus And Five Other Pandemics That Threatened World Population

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Bill Proposes 10-Year Jail Term For Generator Importers, Sellers

A bill has been proposed in the Senate to sentence anyone who imports or knowingly sells generating sets in the country, to a ten-year jail term.

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UN Security Council Cuts Schedule Over Coronavirus

  The UN Security Council will scale back its schedule for March as a precaution against the coronavirus pandemic, China said Wednesday. China, which holds the March presidency of the Security Council and is also the epicenter of the virus, wants to ensure “we will be in a better position to protect ourselves,” said its … Continue reading UN Security Council Cuts Schedule Over Coronavirus

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