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Chelsea make £25m move to sign Arsenal’s Chamberlain

Premier League Champion, Chelsea have launched a £25million swoop for Arsenal star, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

Diego Costa exiled from Chelsea’s season opener

Diego Costa will not be part of Chelsea's season-opener against Burnley - just 81 days after he celebrated the Premier League title with his team-mates.

Top 10 Premier League transfers of 2017/18 season

Ahead of Arsenal’s home game with Leicester City in the curtain-raiser to the new Premier League season on Friday, AFP Sport selects the 10 biggest transfers of the close season.

CAF President Ahmad hails devt in Ethiopia

In the wake of his arrival in Addis Ababa, CAF president Ahmad expressed gratitude to the Ethiopian prime minister, Hailemariam Desalegn.

Real Madrid want to win more titles – Zidane

Casemiro and Isco were on target as La Liga and Champions League winners Madrid defeated Europa League titleholders United 2-1 in Skopje on Tuesday and manager Zinedine Zidane is already looking forward to another trophy-filled season.

Man United will ‘go for everything’ this season – Mourinho

Jose Mourinho insists Manchester United are fully prepared for the start of the new Premier League season, following their hard-fought UEFA Super Cup defeat to Real Madrid.

Latifu demands Eagles recall after flying start in Hungary

Akeem Latifu has said he will be delighted to be handed another chance in the Super Eagles after a great start at his latest base of Hungary.

Chelsea need new signings for Premier League title – Conte

Antonio Conte has warned that Chelsea must bring in more players to have any chance of successfully defending their Premier League title.

Ancelotti could be entering his last season at Bayern – Effenberg

Former Bayern Munich captain, Stefan Effenberg, believes the club manager Carlo Ancelotti could be entering his final season as head coach of the team.

Westerhof warns against Enyeama recall

Clemens Westerhof has said the Super Eagles should aim for at least four points against the Indomitable Lions to qualify for next year’s World Cup, while also warning against recalling Vincent Enyeama to the team.

Alexis Sanchez out of Arsenal’s EPL opener

Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez will miss their first two Premier League games of the season after picking up an abdominal strain in training, manager Arsene Wenger said on Wednesday.

Adepoju excited with Super Cup win over Man United

Former Nigeria international, Mutiu Adepoju, has expressed his delight following Real Madrid's win against Manchester United in the 2017 UEFA Super Cup on Tuesday.‎

Leicester boss backs Iheanacho to form deadly partnership with Vardy

Kelechi Iheanacho can form a lethal partnership with Jamie Vardy this season, Said Leicester boss, Craig Shakespeare.

Don’t return to Eagles – Fuludu tells Enyeama

Ex-International, Edema Fuludu, has called on France-based former national team number one goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, to forget the idea of making a return to the Super Eagles.

Galatasaray eyeing Barca’s Turan

Galatasaray are trying to bring out-of-favour Barcelona forward Arda Turan back to the Turkish club, president Dursun Ozbek said yesterday.

Gareth Bale is not for sale – Perez

The ex-Tottenham star Bale has been linked with a return to the Premier League via Premier League giants Manchester United as Madrid pursue Monaco's teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe.

Isco, Casemiro strike as Real beat Man Utd

Manchester United were outclassed at times as Real Madrid won the UEFA Super Cup to give Jose Mourinho food for thought at the start of his second season in the hot seat.

Hayatou hits back at Ahmad over comments on 2019 AFCON

Former African football head Issa Hayatou has hit out at comments made by his successor, Ahmad, about Cameroon's readiness to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

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The Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) has renamed its Postgraduate Hall after Senator Joseph Waku, the late Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council of the institution, who died on February 3, 2019.

FUTA suspends student who ‘hacked’ Premium Times website

The Federal University of Technology, Akure, (FUTA) has suspended a student, Mr Afolabi Emmanuel, for allegedly hacking the website of Premium Times, an online news publication.
Inter CEO Giuseppe Marotta says that the club will announce on Thursday that a deal has been struck to sign Alexis Sanchez from Manchester United permanently.

Giuseppe Marotta: Inter set to announce Alexis Sanchez signing shortly

Inter CEO Giuseppe Marotta says that the club will announce on Thursday that a deal has been struck to sign Alexis Sanchez from Manchester United permanently.
Microsoft is now allowing Windows 10 users to run Android apps side by side with Windows applications on a PC. It’s part of a new feature in Your Phone, and it builds upon the mirroring that Microsoft’s Your Phone app already provides.

Microsoft integrates Android apps into Windows 10

Microsoft is now allowing Windows 10 users to run Android apps side by side with Windows applications on a PC. It’s part of a new feature in Your Phone, and it builds upon the mirroring that Microsoft’s Your Phone app already provides. You can now access a list of Android apps in Microsoft’s Your Phone app and launch these mobile apps accordingly. These will run in a separate window outside of the Your Phone app, mirrored from your phone.
Louis Saha has expressed his belief that Jadon Sancho would be a good fit for Manchester United, describing the Borussia Dortmund star as a deadly performer in the final third.

Borussia Dortmund deny Jadon Sancho transfer talks with Manchester United

Borussia Dortmund have denied holding any transfer talks with Manchester United over Jadon Sancho, casting further doubt on a move back to England for the star winger.
Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom

Benue governor denies leaving PDP

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has denied claims that he would decamp from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to All Progressives Congress (APC) or any other political party.