Buhari Returns From Turkey After Partnership Summit

President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to the State House Abuja after a three-day trip to Istanbul, where he participated in a Turkey - Africa Partnership Summit.

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NPFL 22: Akwa United Spank Kano Pillars To Begin Title Defence

  Defending champions of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), Akwa United, have kicked off their title defence campaign with an impressive 3-0 victory over Kano Pillars in Uyo. Opening day action against a decent Pillars team was the sort of test coach Kennedy Boboye was hoping to use in assessing if his team can … Continue reading NPFL 22: Akwa United Spank Kano Pillars To Begin Title Defence

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Tuchel Blasts Premier League For Putting Chelsea At ‘Huge Risk’ 

  Thomas Tuchel has criticised the Premier League for putting his coronavirus-hit Chelsea side at “huge risk” by forcing them to play at Wolves on Sunday as leaders Manchester City put Newcastle to the sword. Chelsea drew 0-0 at Molineux while City eased to a 4-0 away win before Tottenham held 10-man Liverpool to a … Continue reading Tuchel Blasts Premier League For Putting Chelsea At ‘Huge Risk’ 

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Son Shines As Tottenham Hold Liverpool In EPL Thriller

  Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp claimed referee Paul Tierney has a “problem” with him after Tottenham’s Son Heung-min punished Alisson Becker’s blunder to rescue a thrilling 2-2 draw on Sunday. Klopp’s side recovered from Harry Kane’s early strike to move in front thanks to goals from Diogo Jota and Andrew Robertson. But South Korea forward … Continue reading Son Shines As Tottenham Hold Liverpool In EPL Thriller

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Wolves Frustrate Chelsea As Man City Crush Newcastle

  Covid-hit Chelsea were held to a goalless draw by Wolves on Sunday after the Premier League rejected their request to postpone the game as Manchester City put struggling Newcastle to the sword. Just four games were left on the schedule this weekend out of the original 10 as Britain’s worsening coronavirus crisis took its … Continue reading Wolves Frustrate Chelsea As Man City Crush Newcastle

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‘Faith Is Solid’: Catholic Devotees Pray In Typhoon-Hit Philippine City

  Standing at the pulpit of his typhoon-ravaged church in the southern Philippines, Catholic priest Dennis Llogon delivers a sermon by candlelight to the faithful seeking solace after a deadly storm devastated their city. Hundreds of devotees flocked to the San Nicolas de Tolentino Cathedral for the pre-dawn service on Saturday as part of the traditional … Continue reading ‘Faith Is Solid’: Catholic Devotees Pray In Typhoon-Hit Philippine City

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German Lower League Match Abandoned Due To Racism

  A German third division match was abandoned on Sunday after a player from the visiting team was racially abused by a spectator. The goalless match between hosts MSV Duisburg and VfL Osnabrueck was abandoned after half an hour by the referee due to hostility towards visiting forward Aaron Opoku. “Opoku was racially insulted. Unbelievable. … Continue reading German Lower League Match Abandoned Due To Racism

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Next, The World Cup: After Arab Cup, Qatar Faces Bigger Test

  Qatar passed their first test with a successful hosting of the Arab Cup but bigger challenges lie ahead when 1.2 million fans and 32 international teams arrive for the World Cup one year from now. Algerian rejoicing at Saturday’s 2-0 extra-time win over Tunisia in the final — exactly a year before the 2022 … Continue reading Next, The World Cup: After Arab Cup, Qatar Faces Bigger Test

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Ijaw National Congress Condemns Obasanjo Over Outburst, Demands Apology

  The INC (Ijaw National Congress) has condemned former President Olusegun Obasanjo over his recent outburst at an event in Abuja demanding that he apologises to the Ijaw people. President of the INC, Benjamin Okaba during a press conference on Saturday in Yenogoa condemned the former President for his outburst against the National Secretary of … Continue reading Ijaw National Congress Condemns Obasanjo Over Outburst, Demands Apology

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Banditry: Over 20 Persons Killed, Property Destroyed In Fresh Attacks On Kaduna Villages

  More than 20 people have been killed following fresh attacks by bandits in Kaduna State. The bandits are said to have attacked some villages within the Giwa Local Government Area of the state. Sources reveal that the marauders invaded the villages between Saturday and Sunday morning, shooting sporadically. Several villagers were left hurt in … Continue reading Banditry: Over 20 Persons Killed, Property Destroyed In Fresh Attacks On Kaduna Villages

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