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Mourinho Targets June Return To Club Management

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Sports  

Jose Mourinho is targeting a return to club management this summer.

Hazard Denies Real Madrid Agreement

1 day ago /
Sports  

Chelsea winger, Eden Hazard, has said that there is "nothing" in reports which claim that he has penned a contract with Real Madrid.

Norway Cruise Ship Evacuated After Engine Problems

1 day ago /
International News 

Rescuers are working to airlift 1,300 people stranded on a cruise ship off the west coast of Norway.

Mueller Report: US Congress Awaits Key Findings From Attorney General Barr

1 day ago /
International News 

US congressional leaders are awaiting conclusions from Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report into alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia, with early findings expected Sunday.

Ramos 'Panenka' Gives Spain Victory

1 day ago /
Sports  

Captain Sergio Ramos scored his 16th goal of the season - and his fifth chipped penalty - as Spain edged past Norway in their opening Euro 2020 qualifying game.

Brexit: Theresa May Urged To Quit To Help Deal Pass

1 day ago /
International News 

Senior Conservatives have told the BBC that Theresa May could gain support for her Brexit deal if she promises to stand down as Prime Minister.

IGP Adamu Orders Comprehensive Investigation Into Killing of NSCDC Officer

2 days ago /
Politics 

Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered a comprehensive and speedy investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of the late Ogar Jumbo, an Assistant Superintendent of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC). 

YIAGA Africa Expresses Worry Over Possession Of Arms

2 days ago /
Politics 

YIAGA AFRICA, an election monitoring Civil Society Organisation has expressed worry over possession of small and light arms by political thugs during the supplementary elections.

9th National Assembly Leadership: Ahmad Lawan Eyes Senate Presidency

2 days ago /
Politics 

Senate Leader Ahmad Lawan on Friday evening ended speculations about his intention to occupy the seat of Senate President in the 9th Assembly when in the presence of 10 other Senators-elect and mostly from his ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC), announced his ambition to vie for the position.

You Are Crying Wolf, Kano APC Slams PDP

2 days ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kano State has dismissed the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP’s allegation on the importation of political thugs from neighbouring states.


Re-Run: Low Turnout In Benue, Storm In Sokoto

2 days ago /
Politics 

Reports say there was low turn-out in the ongoing Governorship and State House of Assembly supplementary elections in Benue as party chieftains engaged in supremacy battle in Sokoto State.

Kano Governorship Re-Run A Sham – PDP

2 days ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Kano state has alleged that thugs took over the supplementary election process and described the exercise as sham.

EU Congratulates Buhari On His Re-Election

2 days ago /
Nation 

The European Union has congratulated Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and expressed willingness to work with his government.

Sterling Says England 'Dreams Came True'

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Sports  

Raheem Sterling finished England's last European Championship campaign as the self-proclaimed "hated one".

Islamic State Group Defeated As Final Territory Lost, US-Backed Forces Say

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International News 

The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) says the Islamic State group's five-year "caliphate" is over after the militants were defeated in Syria.

There Was Collusion Between Politicians, INEC Officials To Manipulate Elections - Third Force

2 days ago /
Politics 

The leadership of the Third Political Force says there was strategic collusion between state agents, politicians and officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to manipulate the 2019 elections.

Gabon President Returns Home From Morocco

2 days ago /
International News 

Gabonese President, Ali Bongo, who is convalescing in Morocco after suffering a stroke five months ago, will return home this weekend for the third time since he fell ill, his office has said.

CSO Situation Room Urges Security Agencies To Be Professional In Election Duties

3 days ago /
Politics 

The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room has called on security agencies involved in the conduct of Saturday’s supplementary elections to be professional in carrying out their duties.

PDP Cautions INEC Against Padding Of Results

3 days ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has cautioned the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, not to attempt padding Saturday’s supplementary elections results in favour of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.

Court Strikes Out 19 Charges Against Goje, Others

3 days ago /
Nation 

A Federal High Court sitting in Jos has struck out 19 of 21 charges against a former Gombe State Governor, Senator Danjuma Goje and three others.