NNPC Records N12.13bn Excess In December 2018

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it recorded a trading surplus of N12.13bn in December 2018.

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Ukraine Measles Outbreak Kills 11, Infects 30,000 People

  Eleven people have died and more than 30,000 have been infected this year in a major outbreak of measles in Ukraine, the European country worst hit by the disease, Kiev said Monday. The latest victim was a nine-year-old girl who died from complications Saturday after contracting the highly infectious disease, the health ministry said. … Continue reading Ukraine Measles Outbreak Kills 11, Infects 30,000 People

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Napoli ‘Keeper Ospina Improving After Head Injury Scare

  Napoli goalkeeper David Ospina remains under observation in hospital but is improving after his frightening collapse following a knock to the head in an Italian league game at the weekend, his father Hernan said on Monday. The Colombia international had received treatment after colliding with striker Ignacio Pussetto minutes into the game at the … Continue reading Napoli ‘Keeper Ospina Improving After Head Injury Scare

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Thiem Overtakes Federer After Indian Wells Triumph

  Dominic Thiem climbed to a career-best ranking of fourth on Monday after clinching his maiden ATP Masters title with his defeat of Roger Federer at Indian Wells. Austrian Thiem, who was also briefly ranked fourth in the world in late 2017, rose four places after beating Federer 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 on Sunday to deny … Continue reading Thiem Overtakes Federer After Indian Wells Triumph

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Chelsea Lodge UEFA Complaint Over Alleged Racist Abuse In Kiev

  Chelsea said on Monday they have lodged a formal complaint with UEFA over alleged racist abuse aimed at one of their players during the closing stages of the 5-0 Europa League win away to Dynamo Kiev last week. “We can confirm a report of racist abuse directed at one of our players in the … Continue reading Chelsea Lodge UEFA Complaint Over Alleged Racist Abuse In Kiev

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Election: Bauchi Governor Meets Buhari, Heads To Court

  The Bauchi State Governor, Muhammed Abubakar, says he will go to court following the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on the governorship election in the state. Governor Abubakar disclosed this to State House correspondents after he met with President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja on Monday. On what he discussed with the … Continue reading Election: Bauchi Governor Meets Buhari, Heads To Court

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UEFA Probes Ronaldo For ‘Improper Conduct’

  UEFA on Monday opened an investigation into Cristiano Ronaldo’s goal celebration after scoring a hat-trick in Juventus’ Champions League comeback win against Atletico Madrid last week. European football’s governing body said Ronaldo was facing charges of “improper conduct” after he mimicked Diego Simeone’s crotch-grabbing ‘cojones’ gesture in last Tuesday’s 3-0 win that sent Juventus … Continue reading UEFA Probes Ronaldo For ‘Improper Conduct’

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One Dead In Dutch Tram Shooting

  A gunman opened fire on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday, killing at least one person and wounding several in what officials said was a possible terrorist incident. A body covered in a sheet was reportedly seen on the tracks as armed police and emergency services swarmed around the scene … Continue reading One Dead In Dutch Tram Shooting

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Kaduna Attack: Victims Ask Govt To Rebuild Their Homes

  The victims of gunmen attack at Nandu Gbok community in Kaduna State have appealed to the State Government to help them rebuild their homes. They made the plea after the attackers invaded their community on Saturday in Sanga Local Government area of the state. The attack has displaced several residents from their homes, as … Continue reading Kaduna Attack: Victims Ask Govt To Rebuild Their Homes

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Suarez Suffers Badly Sprained Ankle – Valverde

  Luis Suarez suffered a “bad sprain” to his right ankle during Barcelona’s win over Real Betis on Sunday, coach Ernesto Valverde confirmed. Suarez was taken off for Philippe Coutinho in the 89th minute of the 4-1 victory, in which he scored one goal and set up the second of a Lionel Messi hat-trick. “He … Continue reading Suarez Suffers Badly Sprained Ankle – Valverde

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