PDP’s Ogbuagwu Wins Ikeduru State Constituency Election In Imo

  The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Uche Ogbuagwu, has won the supplementary election for Ikeduru State Constituency in Imo State. Dr Felix Eke, who is the Returning Officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the poll, announced this at the collation centre in the early hours of Sunday. LIVE: Supplementary … Continue reading PDP’s Ogbuagwu Wins Ikeduru State Constituency Election In Imo

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Gunmen Shoot Returning Officer While Conveying Results In Benue

  The returning officer for Gboko Local Government Area (LGA) of Benue State, Professor Comfort Tuluem, has been shot by gunmen. The incident occurred on Saturday evening on the Makurdi Gboko Road, following the governorship supplementary election held in the LGA. LIVE: Supplementary Elections – Collation Of Results Underway Professor Tuluem was conveying results from … Continue reading Gunmen Shoot Returning Officer While Conveying Results In Benue

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New Zealand Shooting: Over $7.4m Donated To Help Victims’ Families

  More than NZ$10.8 million ($7.4 million) in public donations has been received so far to help families of the 50 people killed in New Zealand’s mosque shootings, according to a pair of fund-raising websites. A support fund on New Zealand site GiveaLittle.co.nz had received NZ$8,271,847 from more than 91,000 donors as of Sunday, while … Continue reading New Zealand Shooting: Over $7.4m Donated To Help Victims’ Families

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Spirited Panama Deny Brazil Victory In Friendly

  Brazil were held to a 1-1 draw against Panama in an international friendly played at Porto’s Dragao Stadium on Saturday. AC Milan’s Lucas Paqueta claimed his first international goal for the five-time World Cup winners before captain Adolfo Machado responded for the side in 76th place in the world rankings. Injured Paris Saint-Germain forward … Continue reading Spirited Panama Deny Brazil Victory In Friendly

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World Number One Osaka Suffers Shock Defeat In Miami

  Naomi Osaka crashed out of the third round of the WTA and ATP Miami Open on Saturday as Hsieh Su-Wei exacted revenge for a painful Australian Open defeat with a 4-6, 7-6 (7/4), 6-3 victory. World number one Osaka had looked in little danger after winning the first set and moving a break ahead in … Continue reading World Number One Osaka Suffers Shock Defeat In Miami

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Euro 2020 Qualifying Tables (Full List)

  Euro 2020 qualifying standings after Saturday’s Group D, F, and J matches (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points): Group A England       1 1 0 0 5 0 3 Montenegro    1 0 1 0 1 1 1 Bulgaria      1 0 1 0 1 1 1 Kosovo        0 0 … Continue reading Euro 2020 Qualifying Tables (Full List)

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Maduro Accuses US Of Financing Mercenary ‘Plot’ Against Him

  President Nicolas Maduro on Saturday accused the United States of using frozen Venezuelan funds to bankroll mercenaries to assassinate him in a “plot” he said was directed by opposition leader Juan Guaido. “We have dismantled a plan organised personally by the diabolical puppet to kill me,” Maduro told thousands of supporters in Caracas, referring … Continue reading Maduro Accuses US Of Financing Mercenary ‘Plot’ Against Him

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Kean, Barella Star As Italy Win Euro 2020 Qualifiers Opener

  Moise Kean and Nicolo Barella scored in either half to get Italy off to a winning start in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier against Finland in Udine on Saturday. Barella rifled in on seven minutes with 19-year-old Kean marking his first start by doubling the Azzurri’s account in the 74th minute, to the delight … Continue reading Kean, Barella Star As Italy Win Euro 2020 Qualifiers Opener

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Africa Cup Of Nations Qualifying Results

  Africa Cup of Nations matchday 6 qualifying results on Saturday: Group A At Thies, Senegal Senegal 2 (Niang 27, 56) Madagascar 0 Played Friday At Omdurman, Sudan Sudan 1 (Mokhtar 15) Equatorial Guinea 4 (Nsue 19-pen, 36-pen, Ganet 49, Obiang 85) Final standings (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points) Senegal 6 … Continue reading Africa Cup Of Nations Qualifying Results

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Indonesia To Inaugurate Mass Rapid Transit System In Jakarta

  Indonesia’s capital will inaugurate its first mass rapid transit system on Sunday, a $1.1 billion project seen as crucial to tackling some of the world’s worst traffic congestion. President Joko Widodo and other officials will attend a ceremony in Jakarta to give a green light for the 16-kilometre (10 mile) line, almost six years … Continue reading Indonesia To Inaugurate Mass Rapid Transit System In Jakarta

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