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The Chilean star has enjoyed a difficult time at United since arriving from Arsenal in a swap deal involving Henrikh Mkhitaryan in January 2018. He was immediately handed the club’s iconic No 7 shirt but has failed to meet the large expectations placed on his shoulders, firstly under Mourinho and now under Solskjaer. This season, […]
Following the postponement of the general elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has scheduled an emergency caucus meeting for Monday. The meeting, slated for 11am would, breaking from tradition, hold at the national secretariat of the party as opposed to its usual venue, the Presidential Villa. The […]
Thousands of protesting members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, from 8 a.m. today, blocked the main entrance of Rivers headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Aba Road in Port Harcourt, insisting that the electoral commission must obey the ruling of Court of Appeal, Port Harcourt and relist the […]
That sum, which is listed under “exceptional items” in United’s second-quarter financial results, includes pay-outs for the five members of Mourinho’s staff who left with him on December 18 after United recorded their worst start to a campaign in 28 years. It is less than was reported in some quarters but four times the amount […]
Tottenham produced a scintillating second-half performance to beat Borussia Dortmund 3-0 in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie at Wembley. Heung-Min Son scored for the fourth game in a row to put Spurs ahead in the 47th minute. Jan Vertonghen then volleyed in from Serge Aurier’s cross in the 83rd minute before […]
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will insist that South African Olympic champion and intersex athlete, Caster Semenya should be classified as a ‘biological male’ at a Court of Arbitration of Sports hearing next week. According to The Times, lawyers for the athletics’ international body will argue that the 28-year-old South African should be allowed to […]
Meanwhile, regional socio-cultural organisations including Afenifere, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Northern Elders Forum, Pan-Niger Delta Forum and the Middle Belt Forum have endorsed the candidature of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar. The groups at a meeting in Abuja said Atiku possessed the capability and knowledge to lead the nation.
The management of the Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma in Edo state, has suspended the Chairman of ASUU branch of the University, Dr. Monday Igbafen over alleged gross misconduct bordering on sexual harassment and threats of sex for marks. Leadership reports that Igbafen’s suspension order was contained in University’s News Bulletin, dated 13th February and signed by […]
PEACE ACCORD President Muhammadu Buhari and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, have signed a second peace accord ahead of the February 16 election presidential election. The signing ceremony was held at the International Conference Centre, Abuja. The Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education has amended school calendar for 2018/2019 academic session in Delta State […]
A faction of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Zamfara state has promised to organise a separate campaign rally for President Muhammadu Buhari. The Youth Leader of the faction, Rabiu Abubakar, made this known in a radio broadcast.