Man Utd Crash Out Of League Cup, Spurs, Chelsea And Arsenal Advance

  Manchester United crashed out of the League Cup as West Ham avenged their painful loss to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side with a 1-0 win at Old Trafford, while Chelsea and Tottenham survived penalty shoot-outs to reach the fourth round on Wednesday. The Hammers suffered a gut-wrenching 2-1 defeat against United in the Premier League … Continue reading Man Utd Crash Out Of League Cup, Spurs, Chelsea And Arsenal Advance

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Alleged Fuel Subsidy Scam: Bawa Testifies, Accuses Nadabo Energy Of Fraud

  The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Abdulrasheed Bawa has told a Lagos High Court in the Ikeja Area how an oil marketer, Abubakar Peters and his company, Nadabo Energy Limited, forged documents to obtain N1.4bn as subsidy from the Federal Government. The EFCC boss, who was in the witness box … Continue reading Alleged Fuel Subsidy Scam: Bawa Testifies, Accuses Nadabo Energy Of Fraud

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Gunmen Attack Enugu Police Checkpoint, Kill Two Officers

Gunmen have attacked a police checkpoint in Nachi, Oji River Local Government Area of Enugu State, killing two policemen.

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Juventus Win First Serie A Game Since Ronaldo’s Departure

  Juventus pulled themselves out of the Serie A relegation zone on Wednesday after earning their first league victory of the season at the fifth attempt, coming from behind to win 3-2 at Spezia. It was also their first Serie A win since Cristiano Ronaldo left the club.  Massimiliano Allegri’s side moved up to 12th … Continue reading Juventus Win First Serie A Game Since Ronaldo’s Departure

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FEC Approves ₦836m For COVID-19 Oxygen Plants Nationwide

  The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved ₦836 million for the establishment of oxygen production plants for COVID-19 pandemic intervention across the country. Briefing State House reporters after the weekly FEC meeting on Wednesday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said the approval of the upward review followed a memo presented by … Continue reading FEC Approves ₦836m For COVID-19 Oxygen Plants Nationwide

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Rooney’s Derby Enter Administration, Deducted 12 Points

  Wayne Rooney’s Derby County have been deducted 12 points by the English Football League after entering administration on Wednesday. The second-tier side have taken 10 points from eight games this season but are now rooted at the foot of the Championship, six points adrift of second-bottom Nottingham Forest. Derby, twice English champions, had signalled … Continue reading Rooney’s Derby Enter Administration, Deducted 12 Points

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Trump Sues Niece, And Publication Over Pulitzer-Winning Tax Story

  Former US president Donald Trump on Tuesday filed a $100 million lawsuit against his estranged niece Mary Trump and The New York Times, alleging they engaged in “an insidious plot” to obtain his tax returns for the paper’s Pulitzer Prize-winning investigation of his finances. The lawsuit, filed in Dutchess County, New York state, says … Continue reading Trump Sues Niece, And Publication Over Pulitzer-Winning Tax Story

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60-Year-Old Suriname VP Plays International Football Match

Suriname Vice President Ronnie Brunswijk took a break from his political duties Tuesday to play a football match -- a pro-team CONCACAF league match. At age 60.

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AMCON Takes Possession Of Ex-Kwara Governor’s House In Ilorin

  The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has taken possession of the residence of a former Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed. The property, located at no 19b AbdulRazaq road, GRA, Ilorin is among the properties seized by AMCON following an interim order granted by the Federal High Court, Lagos. According to the court order … Continue reading AMCON Takes Possession Of Ex-Kwara Governor’s House In Ilorin

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Volcano Destroys 320 Buildings On Spanish Island

  The vast wall of molten lava creeping down the slopes of Spain’s La Palma island has destroyed 320 buildings and over 154 hectares of land, Europe’s volcano observatory said Wednesday. The property damage figure was twice that given 24 hours ago by Copernicus, which uses sky radar imagery to monitor the extent of lava … Continue reading Volcano Destroys 320 Buildings On Spanish Island

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