Football

No West Ham interest in Michy Batshuayi – David Moyes

David Moyes has denied West Ham are interested in signing Michy Batshuayi from Chelsea.

We must be honest, Pedro dived – Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte accepted Pedro dived in a controversial FA Cup tie that has left Chelsea without the forward and fellow striker Alvaro Morata for a Premier League match at Brighton on Saturday.

Luke Shaw currently one of the best left-backs around – Jose Mourinho

Luke Shaw is playing like one of the best left-backs in the world, according to Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho.

New Pentagon strategy looks to counter China, Russia

The US military must regain its strategic advantages over Russia and China and prioritize being ready for war, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Friday as he unveiled the Pentagon's vision for the future.

No bitterness over failed Alexis Sanchez bid – Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola has said he feels no anger towards Alexis Sanchez despite losing out on the chance to sign him for Manchester City.

Loris Karius now Liverpool first choice goalkeeper – Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says Loris Karius is the club's first-choice goalkeeper but warned he needs to deliver.

Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp refuses to rule out more January transfers

Jurgen Klopp has revealed that Liverpool are not actively looking to sign new players, although he refused to rule out further transfer business at Anfield before the end of January.

Ivory Coast’s Didier Drogba looks to future as stellar career winds down

At the age of 39, Didier Drogba is in the twilight years of a glittering football career that has spanned two decades and six countries and brought him a harvest of trophies.

Neymar on the spot as Lyon await Paris Saint-Germain

Lyon will look to inject fresh life into the Ligue 1 title race at home to Paris Saint-Germain on Sunday when the focus will once again fall on world record signing Neymar.

NFF sign five-year partnership deal with Wapic Insurance

The Nigerian Football Federation has announced Wapic Insurance Plc as its new co-sponsor and official insurance service provider of the Super Eagles for five years.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan would suit Arsenal way of playing – Granit Xhaka

Granit Xhaka has backed Manchester United midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan to be a success at Arsenal if he joins in exchange for Alexis Sanchez.

Antonio Conte likes Edin Dzeko but Chelsea have made no offer – agent

Chelsea have not made an offer for Edin Dzeko but boss Antonio Conte is a keen admirer of the Roma striker, his agent has said.

CHAN: Super Eagles unchanged for Libya clash

It will be an unchanged team from the one who started against Rwanda on Monday when the CHAN Eagles take on Group C leaders Libya in continuation of the championship in Morocco.

Brazil legend Pele hospitalised after collapsing from exhaustion

Brazil legend Pele is in hospital after collapsing on Thursday with exhaustion.

Manchester United, Arsenal continue talk on Alexis Sanchez, Henrikh Mkhitaryan swap

Agreement is yet to be reached between all parties in the deal, including some of the representatives attached to it.

Bournemouth’s Harry Arter, Benik Afobe not for sale – Eddie Howe

Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe says Harry Arter and Benik Afobe are not for sale in the January transfer window.

Sergi Roberto signs new three-year Barcelona deal

Sergi Roberto has signed a three-year contract extension with Barcelona, tying him to the leaders of La Liga until 2022, the club announced on Friday.

Everton squad is “too big” – Sam Allardyce

Everton manager Sam Allardyce believes his squad is "too big" and is now looking to "move a few players on" after the January arrivals of Theo Walcott and Cenk Tosun.

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President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with all the 2019 Nigerian pilgrims over the successful completion of their Hajj rites and the Eid-el-Kabeer celebration.

Tribunal: I don’t need to tender certificate to contest – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, insisted at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal that there is no law mandating him to produce his certificates to prove his eligibility to contest.
Former Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Frimpong has accused Samir Nasri of being a bully and declared he'll never respect the Frenchman as a player.

Emmanuel Frimpong hits out at ‘bully’ Samir Nasri

Former Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Frimpong has accused Samir Nasri of being a bully and declared he'll never respect the Frenchman as a player.

Somali state braces for election with risks to regional stability

Somalia's southern state of Jubaland is under lockdown ahead of a tense election on Thursday which has pitted regional authorities against Mogadishu and sparked tensions with neighbouring Kenya and Ethiopia.

How to spot fake vehicle insurance certificates

The menace of fake motor insurance certificates has become a major concern for all stakeholders in Nigeria’s insurance sector considering that over seven million vehicles ply public roads with invalid insurance papers.

CAC updates registration for SMEs, others

In line with the ease of doing business policy, the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), has made changes to the pre-incorporation and post-incorporation processes on its portal.