In contrast to the lavish spending of England's Premier League clubs and French giants Paris Saint-Germain, Spain's transfer window closed on Friday with La Liga teams posting a healthy profit.
Barcelona have said Liverpool wanted 200m euros (£183m) for playmaker Philippe Coutinho on the final day of the Spanish transfer window on Friday.
Nigeria hammered African champions Cameroon Friday to virtually seal a 2018 World Cup place, but Ghana drew and South Africa lost to suffer serious qualifying setbacks.
Coach of the senior national team of Cameroon, Hugo Broos, says his team were fortunate to have lost 0-4 to Nigeria in their World Cup 2018 Qualifiers clash in Uyo.
The Super Eagles defeated African champions Cameroon 4-0 in a 2018 World Cup qualifier in Uyo on Friday. Goals from China-based duo Odion Ighalo and captain Obi Mikel, Victor Moses and substitute Kelechi Iheanacho handed the Eagles an emphatic 4-0 victory over the Indomitable Lions.
Head coach of Cameroon, Hugo Broos, has admitted that his team have no chance of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, after they were battered 4-0 by Nigeria on Friday.
Chelsea defender Ola Aina who is on loan at Hull City, has finally been cleared by FIFA to play for Nigeria.
Goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa has said that self-belief got the Eagles to overcome Cameroon 4-0 despite a shaky start in this World Cup qualifier.
Super Eagles captain, Mikel Obi, has assured that the national team will qualify for the Russia 2018 World Cup.
Akwa Ibom State Police Public Relations Officer, CSP. Fredrick Nnudam, disclosed this in a statement, Thursday in Uyo, the state capital.
UEFA has confirmed that the outstanding Champions League and Europa League last-16 second leg matches will be hosted by the clubs who were scheduled to play at home.
Power Distribution Companies (DisCos) have advocated a Central Bank-funded massive meters roll-out project, to ensure that electricity customers were adequately metered.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed that 17 out of the 18 registered political parties will be contesting the October 10, 2020 Ondo state governorship election.
International Federation of Women Lawyers, FIDA, Nigeria; Women in Politics and National Council for Women Society, Nigeria, among others civil society organisations, have described the refusal of Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State and members of the state House of Assembly to confer Justice Akon Ikpeme as the Chief Judge of the state, as gross injustice.
The Lagos State Government says it has kicked off the “Jobs Initiative Lagos Programme” for youths in eight Lagos-based tertiary institutions.
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has described the judiciary as the last hope of the common man.
He said: “I believe that a lot of people go into marriage without being prepared to make the necessary sacrifice, so at the slightest provocation, they are ready to opt out and that is not the way it’s supposed to be. It’s supposed to be a union for life. For better for worse.”
The Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Lamido Yuguda, has stated that the capital market has a lot of potentials for growth and development of Nigeria post COVID-19 and beyond.
Kenya Airways will lay off an unspecified number of workers, reduce its network and also get rid of some assets due to the coronavirus crisis, its chief executive said in an internal memo reviewed by Reuters.