Afghan Taliban Announce Three-Day Eid Ceasefire

  The Taliban announced a three-day ceasefire during the Eid al-Fitr holiday starting Sunday in a surprise move following months of bloody fighting with Afghan forces after the group signed a landmark agreement with the US. President Ashraf Ghani swiftly welcomed the insurgents’ offer and ordered his forces to also comply. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid … Continue reading Afghan Taliban Announce Three-Day Eid Ceasefire

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Bundesliga: Bayern Defeat Frankfurt To Remain Four Points Clear

  Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich resisted a second-half fightback by Eintracht Frankfurt to claim a 5-2 win behind closed doors ahead of Tuesday’s top-of-the-table clash at Dortmund. Bayern cruised into a 3-0 lead with goals by Leon Goretzka, the league’s top-scorer Robert Lewandowski and Thomas Mueller at the Allianz Arena before Frankfurt rattled the hosts. … Continue reading Bundesliga: Bayern Defeat Frankfurt To Remain Four Points Clear

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New York’s Daily Coronavirus Death Toll Falls Below 100 – Governor

  The number of deaths in New York state caused by the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours has fallen to 84, the lowest one-day total since late March, Governor Andrew Cuomo said Saturday. “The news is good news,” with the lowest toll since March 24, Cuomo said in his daily televised briefing. Hospitalizations, … Continue reading New York’s Daily Coronavirus Death Toll Falls Below 100 – Governor

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Dortmund Beat Wolfsburg Ahead Of Title Showdown With Bayern

  Borussia Dortmund warmed up for Tuesday’s top-of-the-table clash against Bayern Munich with a 2-0 win at Wolfsburg on the second weekend of the Bundesliga’s restart after the coronavirus-enforced suspension. Goals by Raphael Guerreiro and Achraf Hakimi sealed an away win behind closed doors to leave Dortmund a point behind league leaders Bayern. On Tuesday, … Continue reading Dortmund Beat Wolfsburg Ahead Of Title Showdown With Bayern

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Kogi Gov Election: PDP’s Musa Wada Vows To Appeal Tribunal Judgment

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the November 16, 2019, Governorship election in Kogi State, Mr Musa Wada has vowed to appeal the judgment of the election tribunal which dismissed his petition challenging the election of Mr Yahaya Bello as the Governor of Kogi State.

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45 More Recovered COVID-19 Patients Discharged In Lagos

Forty-five more persons in Lagos State have recovered from the coronavirus and have been discharged from isolation centers.

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Two Killed In Ogun Road Accident

Two persons have been reported killed in an accident which occurred at the old tollgate in the Sango area of Ogun State, while another was injured after a container collided with two trucks along the Abeokuta expressway.

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Kompany Explains Why Liverpool’s Van Dijk Is Best-Ever Premier League Defender

  Ex-Manchester City star, Vincent Kompany believes Liverpool defender, Virgil Van Dijk made the Merseyside less “vulnerable” and thus the greatest defender in Premier League history. Van Dijk teamed up with Jurgen Klopp’s side in January 2018 from Southampton and has been a mainstay in the heart of Liverpool’s defence which saw them reaching the … Continue reading Kompany Explains Why Liverpool’s Van Dijk Is Best-Ever Premier League Defender

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La Liga Can Resume From June 8 – Spanish Prime Minister

  Spain’s Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez announced on Saturday that La Liga can resume from its coronavirus lockdown on the week of June 8. “The resumption of major professional sporting competitions and in particular La Liga will be allowed from the week of June 8,” Sanchez told a press conference. More than two months after … Continue reading La Liga Can Resume From June 8 – Spanish Prime Minister

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China Reports No New COVID-19 Cases For First Time

  China on Saturday reported zero new coronavirus infections for the first time since it started reporting data in January, a day after Communist Party leaders celebrated “major achievements” in the virus fight. The virus first emerged in the central Chinese city of Wuhan late last year, but cases have dwindled dramatically from the peak in … Continue reading China Reports No New COVID-19 Cases For First Time

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