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US oil hurts Nigeria, OPEC in Europe

US oil producers are reaping the benefits of OPEC’s efforts to balance the crude market by flooding Europe with a record amount of crude, hurting traditional suppliers such as Nigeria.

Pini Zahavi: Neymar, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi must be on different clubs

Football super-agent Pini Zahavi has suggested Neymar is unlikely to move to Real Madrid while Cristiano Ronaldo is still there, telling Polish news outlet Przeglad Sportowy there is only room for one superstar per team.

Six arrested on suspicion of Berlin half marathon plot

Berlin authorities said they arrested six people Sunday over an alleged plot to carry out a "violent crime" at the German capital's half marathon which attracted 36,000 runners.

PSG see off Monaco to seal fifth straight League Cup

Paris Saint-Germain claimed their fifth consecutive French League Cup title as an Edinson Cavani double helped them ease to a 3-0 victory over Monaco in Saturday's final at Bordeaux.

Baltics, Poland summon Russian ambassadors over spy attack

Poland and Baltic states Latvia and Lithuania on Monday summoned the Russian ambassadors to their countries, as international pressure builds on Moscow over the poisoning of a former Russian spy in England.

Super Eagles earn hard-fought 1-0 win over Poland

The Super Eagles of Nigeria demonstrated their intention to impress at the 2018 FIFA World Cup by defeating Poland 1-0 at the Stadion Miejski on Friday in Wroclaw.

Court jails truck driver for smuggling 51 refugees into Germany

A court on Tuesday sentenced a truck driver to two-and-a-half-years in prison for smuggling 50 Iraqi and one Syrian refugees into Germany.

Super Eagles camp abuzz for friendlies against Poland, Serbia

The training camp of the Nigerian National Football team, the Super Eagles, was agog on Wednesday with invited players hitting camp and being involved in the first training session.

Super Eagles’ Polish camp to open on Monday

The camp of the Super Eagles will open in the Polish city of Wroclaw on Monday, ahead of Friday’s international friendly against Poland, the Nigeria Football Federation have announced in a press release.

Mauricio Pochettino: Juventus pressured referee against Tottenham

Mauricio Pochettino said Friday that senior Juventus officials put pressure on the referee during their Champions League victory against Tottenham, describing the Italian champions as specialists in success.

Israel rages as Poland’s Holocaust law takes effect

A controversial law passed by Poland’s government that fines or jails those who blame the Polish people or state for Nazi atrocities committed during World War II took effect on Thursday.

Donald Tusk ‘absolutely sure’ EU will accept controversial Brexit draft treaty

EU President Donald Tusk said Thursday he was "absolutely sure" the bloc's members would accept a draft treaty for Brexit that has stirred anger in London over its provisions for Northern Ireland.

Robert Lewandowski’s change of agent fuels fresh Real Madrid rumours

Bayern Munich's top-scoring striker Robert Lewandowski is again at the centre of Real Madrid rumours after connecting with the agent who helped fix Neymar's record transfer to Paris Saint-Germain.

Poland defends PM Mateusz Morawiecki over Holocaust remark denounced by Israel

Poland on Sunday sought to defend remarks by its prime minister which Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu called "unacceptable" and tantamount to denying the Holocaust.

Poland’s Mateusz Morawiecki defends Holocaust law in Munich

Mateusz Morawiecki, Poland's prime minister, has stunned attendees at the Munich Security Conference when he stood by statements made earlier defending his country's new Holocaust law.

Arjen Robben nets twice as Bayern power into cup semis

Arjen Robben scored twice as Bayern Munich breezed into the last four of the German Cup with a 6-0 quarter-final romp at third-division Paderborn on Tuesday.

Poland’s president signs controversial Holocaust Bill into law

Polish President, Andrzej Duda, on Tuesday, signed into law a controversial Holocaust bill intended to safeguard his country’s image abroad but which has instead sparked tensions with Israel, the US and Ukraine.

Deutsche Bank shares slump as US tax reforms sap 2017 result

Shares in Germany's biggest lender Deutsche Bank plunged on Friday after it said that President Donald Trump's tax reforms in the US pushed it into the red in 2017.

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University of Ibadan withdraws 408 students for poor performance

No fewer than 408 students of the University of Ibadan have been asked to withdraw from the Premier University for failure to meet the minimum academic requirements to stay in the University.

Super Eagles will be ready for England friendly – skipper

Midfielder Mikel Obi says the Super Eagles will be at their best for the prestige international friendly match against England at Wembley Stadium in London on June 2.

NIS will no longer issue passport without national identification number – Mohammed Babandede

The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) says those who do not have national identity card number will no longer be eligible for international passport.