Champions League Final: Firmino Fit For Liverpool’s Clash Against Tottenham

  Liverpool striker Roberto Firmino is on course to be fit for the Champions League final against Tottenham after returning to training during the club’s break in Marbella. Firmino missed Liverpool’s last three Premier League matches due to a thigh injury. But the Brazil international was able to take part in the first session of … Continue reading Champions League Final: Firmino Fit For Liverpool’s Clash Against Tottenham

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Court Asked To Bar Gbajabiamila From Reps Speakership Race

  The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has been asked to bar a leading contender in the House of Representatives’ speakership race, Femi Gbajabiamila from contesting for the position. The court was specifically asked not to allow the lawmaker to stand for the Speakership election, on the allegation that he was convicted for fraud to … Continue reading Court Asked To Bar Gbajabiamila From Reps Speakership Race

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Rudi Garcia To Resign As Marseille Coach

  Rudi Garcia will step down as Marseille coach following this weekend’s final round of Ligue 1 matches after the French giants failed to qualify for European football next season. “I’ve decided to leave. I put forth this solution to my president who accepted it,” Garcia said at a press conference Wednesday, sat alongside Marseille … Continue reading Rudi Garcia To Resign As Marseille Coach

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Ghana Captain Gyan Backtracks On Retirement After Presidential Plea

  Ghana national team captain Asamoah Gyan on Wednesday reversed his decision to retire from international football, just weeks before the Africa Cup of Nations. The striker said Monday he was quitting the national team after he was angered by coach Kwasi Appiah’s plan to strip him of the captaincy for next month’s finals in … Continue reading Ghana Captain Gyan Backtracks On Retirement After Presidential Plea

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14 Schools Participate In Day Two Of Channels Int’l Kids Cup

  Season 11 of the Channels International Kids Cup finals entered its second day on Tuesday as 14 schools participated in the football tournament at the Agege Stadium in Lagos. Although 16 schools were expected to participate, 14 schools were present at the venue as the matches began. The 14 schools that participated in Wednesday games … Continue reading 14 Schools Participate In Day Two Of Channels Int’l Kids Cup

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May Implores Parliament To Back Her Brexit Plan

  Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday implored British MPs to back her reworked EU divorce deal but saw pro-Brexit Conservatives and opposition parties savage her bid for a compromise to end months of political crisis. On the eve of European elections Britain had not expected to hold three years after the Brexit referendum, May urged lawmakers who have … Continue reading May Implores Parliament To Back Her Brexit Plan

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Victims Of Katsina Bandits Attack Buried Amidst Tears

  Eighteen victims of the Katsina bandits attack have been buried amidst tears in the state. The bodies of the victims were brought from the mortuary of the Katsina General Hospital to receive funeral prayer before the Katsina Emirate Council premises. Leading the funeral prayer was the Chief Imam of the Katsina central mosque, Malam Mustapha … Continue reading Victims Of Katsina Bandits Attack Buried Amidst Tears

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Former Athletics Chief Banned For 10 Years Over Corrupt Practice

Kenya’s former athletics team manager Michael Rotich has been banned for 10 years for agreeing to provide advance notice to athletes of doping tests in exchange for money, the IAAF announced on Wednesday. Rotich was exposed by two undercover journalists from the Sunday Times in an article published in August 2016 and was sent home … Continue reading Former Athletics Chief Banned For 10 Years Over Corrupt Practice

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President Buhari Asks Ministers To Handover By May 28

  President Muhammadu Buhari has asked ministers to continue till May 28, 2019, and handover their schedules to the permanent secretaries of their respective ministries. He made the revelation at the valedictory session of the Federal Executive Council meeting with members of his cabinet in Abuja on Wednesday. The meeting which is the last before … Continue reading President Buhari Asks Ministers To Handover By May 28

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Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal Adjourns Ruling On PDP’s Application Till 2pm

  The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has adjourned ruling on the application by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) till 2 pm. The party is asking the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, to recuse herself from the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal. It made the request in a petition dated May 8 and … Continue reading Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal Adjourns Ruling On PDP’s Application Till 2pm

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