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Manchester United may unleash Paul Pogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Manchester United supporters could be treated to the long-awaited returns of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba when their team resume their Premier League campaign against Newcastle United on Saturday.

CAF lists 3 Nigerians among African players awards nominees

Three Nigerian players are now in line for consideration for continental football awards in January after being listed among nominees by the Confederation of African Football (CAF).

Title-holder Riyad Mahrez excluded from CAF nominees

Reigning African Player of the Year Riyad Mahrez of Algeria failed to make the 30-nominee list of contenders announced Wednesday for the 2017 award.

William Troost-Ekong, Victor Moses nominated for CAF player of the year award

William Troost-Ekong and Victor Moses have been nominated for the Confederation of African Football (CAF) player of the year award.

Wayne Rooney rides to Everton’s rescue, Manolo Gabbiadini saves Southampton

Wayne Rooney came to Ronald Koeman’s rescue as the Everton striker’s last-gasp penalty salvaged a 1-1 draw at Brighton, while Manolo Gabbiadini’s brace gave Southampton a 2-2 draw against Newcastle on Sunday.

Lascelles strikes again to lift Newcastle

Jamaal Lascelles was Newcastle’s star once again as the Magpies captain sealed a 2-1 win over Stoke at St James’ Park on Saturday.

Six-goal City go top, Liverpool held by Burnley

Manchester City stormed to the top of the Premier League as Sergio Aguero's hat-trick inspired a 6-0 demolition of Watford, while Philippe Coutinho's return couldn't lift Liverpool in a 1-1 draw against Burnley on Saturday.

Relief for Benitez as Newcastle crush West Ham 3-0

Newcastle United put a smile back on Rafael Benitez’s face as new signing Joselu inspired their first win of the season in a 3-0 success against West Ham United on Saturday.

Aussie Mooy maintains Huddersfield’s dream start

Australian international Aaron Mooy's stunning second-half goal gave Huddersfield a 1-0 victory over Newcastle and maintained their 100 percent record in their maiden season in the Premier League on Sunday.

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Transformation of Africa’s rural areas is key to curtailing migration – Akinwunmi Adesina

As Africa joins the rest of the world to commemorate International Migrants Day today, the African Development Bank (ADB) has called on countries in the continent to reconstruct rural areas from zone of economic misery to that of prosperity.

Sierra Leone’s Ernest Bai Koroma unveils successor to Nigerian community

President of Sierra Leone, Ernest Bai Koroma, has unveiled his successor and Flag bearer of the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC), Matthew Samura Kamara, to the Nigerian community.

Cristiano Ronaldo a footballing legend – Sergio Ramos

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo is a "legend" and one of the greatest players of all-time, according to team-mate Sergio Ramos.

EFCC invitation: I am a law abiding citizen – Senator David Mark

Former President of the Senate, Senator David Mark, has clarified issues bothering his recent invitation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over alleged financial transactions.

Federal govt disburses N5,000 monthly stipends to Katsina poor

The federal government has released about N256 million for disbursement as N5,000 monthly stipends to lift less privileged persons cross abject poverty line in Katsina State, Tukur Shehu Rumah, official of the National Social Safety Nets Programme, has said.

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No amount of oppression, propaganda will stop Biafra agitation – Eliot Ugochukwu-Uko

Evang Elliot Ugochukwu-Uko, the Deputy Secretary of Igbo Leaders of Thought, ILT, has said no amount of oppression can stop the agitation for Biafra.

UK to invest £360 million on diseases in Nigeria, others

The government of the United Kingdom has disclosed plans to invest £360m over the next five years with a view to saving over 200 million people suffering from Tricomia and other Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), in Nigeria and other African countries.

Liverpool’s attacking threat ‘formidable’ – Eddie Howe

Eddie Howe has warned his Bournemouth side about the threat of Philippe Coutinho, Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino and described Liverpool's attack as "formidable".

FADAMA: State govts urged to pay counterpart funds for maximum benefits

The World Bank has called on states benefitting from the FADAMA programme to pay their own counterpart funds to enable them to benefit maximally from the programme.

Akwa United coach Abdu Maikaba satisfied with MFM draw amid tight schedule

Akwa United head coach, Abdu Maikaba, has expressed contentment with his team’s 1-1 draw with MFM FC on the opening day of the ongoing Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Invitational on Monday.