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Why Africa must shift to practical education – Senator Saraki

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has urged African leaders to shift emphasis from the current theoretical system of impacting knowledge in her education system to practical skills based approach in order to radically turn around the fortunes of the continent.

Israel begins distributing deportation notices to Africans

Israeli authorities have begun distributing deportation notices to thousands of African migrants.

CAF chief Ahmad confident that Afro-Asian Cup will return

CAF President Ahmad Ahmad has revealed that talks are progressing well regarding the return of the Afro-Asian Club Championship.

Doctors want palliative care for terminally ill patients

The World Medical Association (WMA), African region has called for strengthening of palliative care for patients with terminally ill ailments across Africa.

Zinox Group acquires Konga

The Zinox Group, an integrated ICT solutions and Original Equipment Manufacturer, has acquiired Konga after several months of negotiations with major investors, Naspers and AB Kinnevik.

CAF chief Ahmad frustrated by rules preventing public endorsement of 2026 bid

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) president, Ahmad, expressed his frustration that the African body is not able to publicly endorse Morocco's bid to host the 2026 World Cup.

Morocco’s El Kaabi wants to crown goal rush with CHAN title

Ayoub el Kaabi hopes to complete a meteoric rise from lower league to international football by helping hosts Morocco defeat Nigeria Sunday in the African Nations Championship (CHAN) final.

World Cup: Super Eagles to receive camping allowances upfront – Solomon Dalung

Super Eagles players and officials would be paid their camping allowances upfront for the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup, Minister of Youth and Sports Development Solomon Dalung has said.

D’Tigers star Akindele Sure Of FIBA World Cup Ticket

D’Tigers star Jeleel Akindele is convinced the Nigerian team will qualify for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup.

Nigerians send-off their Winter Olympic bobsled team

Nigerians met, at a rousing party organised by Visa West Africa in Lagos, their Winter Olympic bobsled team for the first time just one week before the start of the Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Rivers govt, NWF hoist flags for African Wrestling Championship

The Rivers Government and Nigerian Wrestling Federation on Friday hoisted flags of 54 African countries expected to participate in the African Wrestling Championships, tagged Port Harcourt 2018.

Cancer: 28 African countries have no single radiotherapy machine – UN agency

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has decried the lack of a single radiotherapy machine for cancer treatment in 28 African countries.

West Ham sack recruitment chief Tony Henry over African player comments

West Ham have sacked director of player recruitment Tony Henry over claims he said the club would not sign any more African players.

West Ham manager David Moyes rejects African player claims

West Ham manager David Moyes has said that claims the club would not sign any more African players are wrong.

Nigeria has no regrets fighting apartheid in South Africa – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said Nigeria had no regret fighting apartheid in South Africa until a full democratic system was established in the country.

EFCC chief Ibrahim Magu talks tough on anti-corruption war

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has said there was no going back in the fight against corruption in the country.

Newcastle extend club investigation into allegations of bullying, racism

Newcastle United have extended an investigation following allegations of bullying and racism at the club.

Botswana leader Ian Khama ‘to look for wife’ once he retires

Outgoing Botswana president Ian Khama has said he will be looking for a beautiful wife after April 1, 2018, local media reported Wednesday.

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Peter Etebo stars in first Europa League game for Galatasaray

Oghenekaro Peter Etebo started his first game for Galatasaray in the Europa League clash against Hadjuk Split on Thursday.
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hailed the absolutely fantastic performance of Eric Bailly in the 2-0 win over rivals Chelsea on Monday night.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hints that Eric Bailly is preferred to Victor Lindelof

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has hinted that his first choice centre back partnership is Harry Maguire and Eric Bailly.
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Association reacts to viral video on 1004 Estate

The attention of the Incorporated Trustees (BOT) of 1004 Homeowners and Residents Association (HORA) has been drawn to a video and some negative communications making the rounds on the social and print media.
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) and Dutch giant Ajax Amsterdam have sent birthday greetings to former Super Eagles winger Tijani Babangida.

CAF, Ajax celebration former Super Eagles winger Tijani Babangida at 47

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) and Dutch giant Ajax Amsterdam have sent birthday greetings to former Super Eagles winger Tijani Babangida.

UNICEF harps on exclusive breastfeeding, complementary feeding

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has advised nursing and lactating mothers to ensure exclusive breastfeeding and complementary feeding for children below the age of five.