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Tevez expected back in China after treatment – Shenhua

Shanghai Shenhua denied suggestions that Carlos Tevez's career in China was over and said Wednesday they expected him to return after the Argentine went home for treatment on a muscle injury.

Onazi ordered to resume Trabzonspor training

Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi’s move to English Championship club Birmingham from Trabzonspor is in doubt as he has resumed training with the Turkish top flight club.

Onazi denied work permit to join Birmingham

Nigeria international Ogenyi Onazi has been denied a work permit to play for English Championship side Birmingham City.

Liverpool’s Sheyi Ojo joins Fulham on a season-long loan

Liverpool midfielder Sheyi Ojo has joined Fulham on a season-long loan.

Why we dropped Mbappe – Monaco

Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim has claimed that star striker Kylian Mbappe was left on the bench last weekend “to protect him” rather than as a punishment.

Gylfi Sigurdsson passes Everton medical – Koeman

Everton manager Ronald Koeman has confirmed Gylfi Sigurdsson has completed a medical ahead of his move from Swansea.

De Boer can be a success at Crystal Palace – Enoh

Frank de Boer can be a success at Premier League club Crystal Palace, according to Cameroonian midfielder Eyong Enoh.

PSG’s Matuidi set for Juventus medical

Midfielder Blaise Matuidi is on the verge of signing for Juventus, who have agreed to pay Paris Saint-Germain 20 million euros plus bonuses, according to reports on Wednesday.

Everyone wants Coutinho to stay at Liverpool – Wijnaldum

Georginio Wijnaldum says everyone at Liverpool is desperate for Philippe Coutinho to stay at the club this season.

Wenger wants Oxlade-Chamberlain to stay at Arsenal

Arsene Wenger has revealed Arsenal will spend the remainder of this summer's transfer window largely focusing on outgoings, but confirmed he intends to keep hold of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

No progress on Sanchez talks – Wenger

Alexis Sanchez and Arsenal remain at an impasse over new contract talks, manager Arsene Wenger said on Wednesday.

Usain Bolt offered football trial by English side Burton

The legendary sprinter Usain Bolt would be welcome to come on trial at English Championship side, Burton.

Uyo remains Super Eagles’ home, will host Algeria clash – Pinnick

Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Pinnick has insisted that the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State remains the Super Eagles home ground.

Sanchez contract talks at Arsenal showing ‘no progress’ – Wenger

Arsene Wenger says there has been 'no progress' on agreeing a new Arsenal contract with Alexis Sanchez, who should be fit again soon.

Stoke sign Jese Rodriguez on loan from PSG

Stoke have signed ex-Real Madrid forward Jese Rodriguez on a season-long loan from Paris St-Germain.

Liverpool’s Klopp hails ‘incredible’ Alexander-Arnold

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp hailed Trent Alexander-Arnold as an "incredible young player" after he scored against Hoffenheim in the first leg of their Champions League play-off round clash.

Bayern expected to win sixth straight title

Bayern Munich kick off the new Bundesliga season on Friday with the coaches of 13 of their 17 rivals expecting them to dominate again -- although Usain Bolt's recent shock defeat is being used as inspiration.

Rohr confident of Enyeama’s return to Eagles

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has expressed optimism over the return of Lille goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama to the national team but ruled him out of the crucial 2018 World Cup double-header against African champions Cameroon, scheduled for September 1 and 5 in Uyo and Yaoundé respectively.

Own goal seals Liverpool win at Hoffenheim

Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool are far from certain of a Champions League group stage berth despite their 2-1 win at Hoffenheim on Tuesday in their play-off, first-leg.

Pogba happy Neymar is now world’s most expensive player

Manchester United’s Paul Pogba has admitted he is happy that Neymar has taken over his title as the costliest player in football history.

AFCON calendar changed to help African players – Pinnick

Amaju Pinnick, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president, says the calender of the African Cup of Nations was changed for the benefit of players from the continent.

Neymar becomes Handicap International ambassador

Neymar-mania, which has engulfed France, landed briefly in neighbouring Switzerland on Tuesday where the Brazilian star became Handicap International's first-ever ambassador at a ceremony at the United Nations in Geneva.

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The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Clem Ikanade Agba, says to reduce the over 2.5 million acutely malnourished and stunted children, the Federal Government is implementing innovative policies and strategies that are appropriately funded, data-driven and sustainable.

Minister: No constituency projects in economic sustainability plan

The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Clem Ikanade Agba, has dismissed a claim by a member of the Federal House of Representatives, representing Etsako Federal Constituency, Johnson Oghuma, that he appropriated some of his constituency projects.

South Arabia donates food items to Borno, Yobe, Zamfara IDPs

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has donated assorted food items worth 1.1 million dollars for distribution to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Borno, Yobe and Zamfara States.
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NSCDC arrests 45-year-old man for raping 10-year-old girl in Kwara

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kwara Command, has disclosed that it had received a suspected rape case against one Muhammadu Mailemu.
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) as said that its staff in Jos Branch, on Tuesday averted what would have been another major fire disaster in the country.

CBN boosts non-oil export with N500 billion facility

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has set up a N500 billion non-oil export stimulation facility with the Nigerian Export Import Bank (NEXIM) to enable exporters process agriculture commodities into other markets in Africa and globally.

Petrol queues: NNPC increases daily PMS truck-out to 1, 661

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has increased daily supply of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) also known as petrol across the country from 550 trucks to 1,661 trucks.

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FRSC academy to become degree-awarding institution

The Chairman, Board of Federal Road Safety Corps, Bukhari Bello, has pledged the board’s commitment to support efforts to upgrade the FRSC Academy, Udi, to a degree-awarding institution.
Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr. Kadri Obafemi Hamzat has called on Nigerians, to come together in fighting insecurity.

Lagos deputy governor: Nigerians must come together to fight insecurity

Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr. Kadri Obafemi Hamzat has called on Nigerians, to come together in fighting insecurity.
Former Manchester City star Yaya Toure has revealed he wrote a letter of apology to try and end his long-running feud with Pep Guardiola over comments he made regarding the manager's treatment of African stars.

Yaya Toure reveals efforts to end feud with Pep Guardiola

Former Manchester City star Yaya Toure has revealed he wrote a letter of apology to try and end his long-running feud with Pep Guardiola over comments he made regarding the manager's treatment of African stars.
Ahmed Musa trained with Kano Pillars for the first time since rejoining the club on Monday morning.

Ahmed Musa trains with Kano Pillars for the first time

The Super Eagles captain linked up with his teammates at the Nigeria Professional Football League outfit for the first time since the move was confirned last week.
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Ayo Fayose: I rejected Asiwaju Tinubu’s entreaties to join APC

Former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has revealed that Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, former governor of Lagos State, did everything he could to make him dump the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC), but he refused to do so.