NFF confirms Poland friendly for Eagles

Festus Abu The Nigeria Football Federation has granted Gernot Rohr’s request to lead the Super Eagles against Poland in a friendly affair. Both teams are searching for warm-up encounters ahead of the Russia 2018 World Cup. Poland, who are housed in Group H alongside Japan, Colombia and Senegal, confirmed on December 11 the White and […]

I Don’t Respect Fury, Says Anthony Joshua  

Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua has said that he does not respect Tyson Fury, but that the former world heavyweight champion is “welcome to enter a ring” with him. Fury accepted a backdated two-year ban for testing positive for a banned steroid in February 2015 and can fight again pending a return of his licence. “What we […]

EPL: Guardiola Unfazed as Palace Ends City’s Winning Streak  

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has reiterated that his side won’t go through the Premier League season unbeaten after their 18-game top-flight winning run was ended by a goalless draw at Crystal Palace. City conceded an injury-time penalty at Selhurst Park but goalkeeper Ederson saved the spot-kick from Luka Milivojevic, prompting Match of the Day […]

Diego Costa Officially Becomes Atletico Player Today

WINTER TRANSFER   Former Chelsea forward, Diego Costa will be available to play for Atletico Madrid play from New Year’s Day after his official presentation yesterday. ​The Spanish forward thanked Atletico Madrid for bringing him back to the club, having sealed his return from Chelsea. And he made clear his delight at the opportunity to once […]

Manyan Abubuwan Da Suka Faru A Shekarar 2017 A Harkar Wasanni

Ranar 10 Ga Watan Janairun 2017 Hukumar kwallon kafa ta duniya, Fifa ta kara yawan kasashen da za su buga gasar cin kofin duniya. A bisa sabon tsarin, rukuni 16 mai tawagogi uku ko wanne za a samar a matakin farko kafin a kai matakin kifa-daya-kwala in…

EFCC: Ex-First Lady’s $15.5m stolen from govt, agencies

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has told the Federal High Court in Lagos that former First Lady Patience Jonathan could not have genuinely earned the $15.5million which she claims ownership of. In its defence to her suit challenging the freezing of her accounts, the commission argued that Mrs Jonathan does not run anyRead More

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World Bank rates Nigeria PPP high

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Nigeria is one of the top four leading voices in Public Private Partnerships (PPP) in the 2017 ranking of the World Bank Group (WBG). Communications Officer for Infrastructure, PPPs and Guarantees Group of the WBG Ms Yelena Osipova-Stocker, stated this yesterday. She described 2017 as a busy year in the world of infrastructure and public-privateRead More

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Max Air to evacuate 3,184 Nigerians from Libya

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Max Air Ltd. has sealed a deal with the Federal government to evacuate 3,184 of the 5,037 Nigerians expected to return from Libya. The airline’s spokesman Alhaji Ibrahim Dahiru said in Kano yesterday that the contract agreement was signed between the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the representative of the airline Malam Shehu Wada.Read More

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