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Second-placed Borussia Dortmund is set to include chief defender Mats Hummels for Tuesday’s Bundesliga showdown at home to league leaders Bayern Munich behind closed doors with stars Jadon Sancho and Axel Witsel also poised to return.

Matt Hummels ’99 percent’ ready for Borussia Dortmund’s showdown with Bayern Munich

Second-placed Borussia Dortmund is set to include chief defender Mats Hummels for Tuesday’s Bundesliga showdown at home to league leaders Bayern Munich behind closed doors with stars Jadon Sancho and Axel Witsel also poised to return.
Africa Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC).

CDC: Africa shoved out of coronavirus diagnostics market

The Director, Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, John Nkengasong, has said the collapse of global cooperation and failure of international solidarity have shoved Africa out of the global coronavirus diagnostics market.
Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu has been Director General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) since the 15th of August 2016.

NCDC: Drinking palm oil can’t stop spread of coronavirus

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has refuted the claims making round that drinking palm oil can prevention one from contracting Coronavirus, COVID – 19, warning members of the public indulging in such act to refrain from it.
Ogenyi Onazi is looking forward to making his first appearance for Turkish Super Lig outfit, Denizlispor against champions Galatasaray on Sunday .

Ogenyi Onazi dreams Super Eagles return

The three-time African champions turned to the Super Eagles legend for inspiration after Imama Amapakabo was ushered through the exit door earlier this year.
Ogenyi Onazi

Ogenyi Onazi vows to kick on under Joseph Yobo

The three-time African champions turned to the Super Eagles legend for inspiration after Imama Amapakabo was ushered through the exit door earlier this year.
Nigeria’s FIFA badged referee, Anietie Ferdinand Udoh, has undergone successful surgery on his Achilles tendon.

Nigerian referee undergoes successful Achilles surgery

Nigeria’s FIFA badged referee, Anietie Ferdinand Udoh, has undergone successful surgery on his Achilles tendon.
All the good vibes of yesterday’s great result were tempered with the revelation from Frank Lampard that both Willian and Mateo Kovačić are feared to have picked up Achilles injuries during the 2-0 win over Liverpool in the FA Cup.

FA Cup: Chelsea suffer double injury blow after 2-0 win over Liverpool

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has confirmed that both Willian and Mateo Kovacic, suffered Achilles’ injures during their 2-0 win over Liverpool in the FA Cup on Tuesday.
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LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Steph Curry in US basketball Olympic pool

LeBron James and injured superstars Steph Curry and Kevin Durant were named on Monday in a 44-strong pool of players in contention for spots on the United States Olympic basketball team.
Patients diagnosed with the common flu are often prescribed an antiviral drug widely known as Tamiflu.

HIV drugs touted as weapon in war on coronavirus

As doctors scramble to contain the fast-spreading coronavirus, a potent brew of anti-retroviral and flu drugs has emerged as a possible defence against the mysterious sickness that has killed hundreds.
Onazi Ogenyi has completed a permanent move to Denizlispor on a one-and-half-year deal.

Ogenyi Onazi pens emotional farwell message to fans after leaving Trabzonspor

Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi penned an emotional farewell message to fans of Turkish Super Lig side, Trabzonspor following his move from the club.
Onazi Ogenyi has completed a permanent move to Denizlispor on a one-and-half-year deal.

Free agent Ogenyi Onazi joins Denizlispor

Onazi Ogenyi has completed a permanent move to Denizlispor on a one-and-half-year deal.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek wants to emulate John Terry and become a Chelsea leader.

Chelsea await Ruben Loftus-Cheek return from injury

Chelsea midfielder, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, is nearing his return from injury and might be back as soon as next month.

Ogenyi Onazi back in action after long injury lay off

Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi made his first competitive appearance in over a year after featuring in Trabzonspor’s Europa League loss against Swiss club, FC Basel, on Thursday night.
Super Eagles first choice goalkeeper Francis Uzoho has express delight after undergoing a successful surgery on his injured Achilles.

Super Eagles goalie Francis Uzoho grateful after successful surgery

Super Eagles first choice goalkeeper Francis Uzoho has express delight after undergoing a successful surgery on his injured Achilles.
Callum Hudson-Odoi

Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi explains Bayern Munich snub

Callum Hudson-Odoi says Frank Lampard's return to Chelsea played a key role in his decision to ignore interest from Bayern Munich earlier this year.
Chelsea duo of Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori named in England's squad as Tottenham Hotspurs attacking midfielder Dele Alli for upcoming the European 2020 Qualifiers against Czech Republic and Bulgaria.

Gareth Southgate names Tammy Abraham, Fikayo Tomori, 25 others for Euro 2020 Qualifiers

​England manager Gareth Southgate has named Chelsea youngsters, Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori into the 27-man squad for the final two Euro 2020 qualifiers against Montenegro and Kosovo later this month.

Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi returns to England squad after injury absence

Gareth Southgate has included Chelsea teenager Callum Hudson-Odoi in his latest England squad for upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers against Montenegro and Kosovo.
Super Eagles’ midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi may be back in action sooner than expected as he returns to full training with his Trabzonspor teammates after 10 months injury

Ogenyi Onazi plays ‘tiki taka’ with teammates after 10 months injury

Super Eagles’ midfielder Ogenyi Onazi may be back in action sooner than expected as he returns to full training with his Trabzonspor teammates after 10 months injury.

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Medical council validates four coronavirus test kits – registrar

The Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) says it has validated four Rapid Test Kits to determine their suitability for testing SAR-COV-2 infection popularly known as COVID-19 in the country.
Legendary reggae artiste, Majekodunmi Fasheke, aka Majek Fashek is dead. The artiste died in a New York hospital after a protracted illness on Monday about 5-45pm. He was aged 71.

Nigerian celebrities mourn deceased Majek Fashek

Nigerian celebrities have taken to their social media platforms to mourn the death of Music Legend, Majekodunmi Fasheke, a.k.a Majek Fashek.
Rwanda says it will announce new restrictions on containing the coronavirus Tuesday, a stark reversal of the country's plan days ago to ease restrictions, including motor vehicle travel throughout the country.

Rwanda set to announce new coronavirus restrictions

Rwanda says it will announce new restrictions on containing the coronavirus Tuesday, a stark reversal of the country's plan days ago to ease restrictions, including motor vehicle travel throughout the country.
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Nigeria declares telecoms facilities critical national Infrastructure

In response to the yearnings of industry stakeholders to declare telecom facilities Critical National Infrastructure, President Muhammadu Buhari, has finally approved and also directed that necessary physical protective measures be put in place to safeguard telecommunications infrastructure deployed across the country.
President Muhammadu Buhari has again, addressed Nigerians on the efforts of its government to contain the coronavirus pandemic (covid-19) that is ravaging the country 4

ASCAB: President Buhari’s speech underestimate Sani Abacha’s $5 billion loot

Alliance for Surviv­ing COVID-19 and Beyond, (ASCAB), a group led by prominent Nigerian human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has said that President Mu­hammadu Buhari’s claim that late dictator, Sani Abacha, stole $1 billion con­tradicts the figures earlier released by his own officials.