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Osaka Sweeps Into China Open Final

  Naomi Osaka said that she had just two hours’ sleep before crushing title-holder Caroline Wozniacki to sweep into the China Open final on Saturday.  The 21-year-old Japanese will play world number one Ashleigh Barty of Australia in Sunday’s championship match in Beijing — and will hope to have had a bit more rest. The Australian Open … Continue reading Osaka Sweeps Into China Open Final

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Fayemi Stuns Teachers, Announces Payment Of N30,000 Minimum Wage From October

    Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has announced the commencement of the implementation of the new minimum wage of N30,000 in the state from October. He made the announcement on Saturday at an event to commemorate the World Teachers’ Day in Ado, the state capital. “The government has concluded plans to ensure we … Continue reading Fayemi Stuns Teachers, Announces Payment Of N30,000 Minimum Wage From October

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Valverde Excited By Messi And Suarez Rekindlng Partnership

  Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde has said it is a huge boost to have Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez back together again and hopes the pair can reignite their deadly partnership as soon as possible. Barca play at home to Sevilla on Sunday in La Liga, when they could register a fourth consecutive victory after … Continue reading Valverde Excited By Messi And Suarez Rekindlng Partnership

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Teachers’ Day Celebration In Pictures

    It’s World Teachers’ Day as various stakeholders in the education sector gathered at the Eagle Square in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory to celebrate the profession of teaching. Nigerian teachers joined their counterparts all over the world to commemorate the day with an event organised by the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) on … Continue reading Teachers’ Day Celebration In Pictures

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Lampard Backs Abraham To Score For England

  Frank Lampard has backed Tammy Abraham to score regularly for England after his impressive start to the season for Chelsea was rewarded with a call-up to the national squad. The 22-year-old was named in Gareth Southgate’s squad for this month’s Euro 2020 qualifiers in the Czech Republic and Bulgaria alongside Blues teammates Ross Barkley, Mason Mount … Continue reading Lampard Backs Abraham To Score For England

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PHOTOS: BBOG Marks 2,000 Days Of Chibok Abduction

    It is 2,000 days already since 276 schoolgirls were abducted from their hostel at the Government Girls’ Secondary School Chibok, Borno State. Fifty-seven girls, however, escaped within days of the abduction which took place on April 14, 2014, while 219 remained in captivity. Five years later, an additional 107 girls returned – four … Continue reading PHOTOS: BBOG Marks 2,000 Days Of Chibok Abduction

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Hazard Scores First Goal For Real In Granada Win

  Eden Hazard ended the wait for his first Real Madrid goal but his team had to resist a spirited second-half comeback from Granada to seal a thrilling 4-2 victory in La Liga on Saturday.  Karim Benzema put Real ahead in the second minute at the Santiago Bernabeu before Hazard opened his account with a delightful lifted finish towards the … Continue reading Hazard Scores First Goal For Real In Granada Win

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Chirac’s Family Bids French Ex-President Final Farewell

  Former French President Jacques Chirac’s family bade him a final farewell Saturday at an intimate ceremony in the southwestern village where he grew up. “I can only say thank you in the name of my father and mother,” the statesman’s daughter Claude Chirac said in a tearful address at Sainte-Fereole, a small village in the Chirac fiefdom of the … Continue reading Chirac’s Family Bids French Ex-President Final Farewell

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Saraki, Fayose Celebrate World Teachers’ Day

  Former Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose have joined Nigerians to celebrate the World Teachers’ Day. They both took to their Twitter page to show their appreciation to teachers. Saraki said, “Today is #WorldTeachersDay and my thoughts go to all teachers, at every level, who I refer … Continue reading Saraki, Fayose Celebrate World Teachers’ Day

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