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A series of videos have surfaced in Mexico showing men and male teenagers appearing to mock a feminist anthem, sparking criticism in social and traditional media and among women's activists and allies.

Outrage in Mexico over videos mocking viral feminist anthem

A series of videos have surfaced in Mexico showing men and male teenagers appearing to mock a feminist anthem, sparking criticism in social and traditional media and among women's activists and allies.
Leicester City’s English striker Jamie Vardy scores the opening goal from the penalty spot during the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Watford at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on December 4, 2019.

Jamie Vardy scores again as Leicester win seventh straight match

Leicester City forward Jamie Vardy struck for the seventh Premier League game in a row to help his rampant side to a 2-0 home win over basement club Watford on Wednesday.
Blue collar workers like construction workers tend to work six days a week in Vietnam. (VOA-Ha Nguyen) Blue collar workers like construction workers tend to work six days a week in Vietnam. (VOA-Ha Nguyen)

Communist Vietnam fights for a 40-hour work week

Happy families are all the same, according to Tolstoy. Unhappy families, though, have too many members who are overworked, according to Nguyen Thien Nhan, one of the officials at the forefront of Vietnam’s fight to decrease the work week down to 40 hours.
Former Manchester City and England midfielder Trevor Sinclair has apologised for a tweet in which he branded Liverpool “bin dippers”.

Trevor Sinclair apologises for branding Liverpool ‘bin dippers’

Former Manchester City and England midfielder Trevor Sinclair has apologised for a tweet in which he branded Liverpool “bin dippers”.
The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has congratulated Prof. Lilian Imuetinyan Salami on her emergence as the 10th substantive Vice Chancellor of the University of Benin (UNIBEN).

New UNIBEN vice-chancellor seeks Obaseki’s support

The new Vice-Chancellor of the University of Benin, Prof. Lilian Salami, on Tuesday, sought the support of Governor Godwin Obaseki for the construction of a highway barricade to encourage the use of the footbridge at the main gate of the university by students and pedestrians.
Kelechi Iheanacho

Kelechi Iheanacho gets licence to tackle Watford

Nigeria international Kelechi Iheanacho might be handed his second game of the season on when Leicester City welcome Watford at the King Power Stadium in a mid-week English Premier League duel.

Liverpool’s Sadio Mane apologises for missing Paris awards ceremony

Liverpool star Sadio Mane has apologised for not attending the Ballon d'Or ceremony in Paris on Monday night, but feels he might be a contender for the award next year
Kelechi Iheanacho is mobbed by teammates after scoring Leicester’s injury-time winner against Everton. Adrian Dennis-AFP via Getty Images

Wilfred Ndidi reacts to Kelechi Iheanacho’s dramatic winner for Leicester

Wilfred Ndidi to Super Eagles striker Kelechi Iheanacho's dramatic winner for Leicester City 2-1 over Everton in the Premier League encounter at the King Power Stadium on Sunday evening.
Freddie Ljungberg had to settle for a draw in his first game in charge of Arsenal. David Price-Arsenal FC via Getty Images

Freddie Ljungberg confident Arsenal will finish in EPL Top 4

Arsenal interim manager Freddie Ljungberg is confident the Gunners have the quality to finish in the top-four after their 2-2 away draw against Norwich City in Sunday’s Premier League clash at Carrow Road.
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has promised to be ‘ruthless’ with his squad this summer by selling those who have failed to impress him.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Premier League table position not Manchester United’s biggest concern

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists that being ninth in the Premier League after 14 fixtures is not Manchester United's "biggest concern", with consistency still eluding his side at the start of the 2019-20 campaign.
Kelechi Iheanacho is mobbed by teammates after scoring Leicester’s injury-time winner against Everton. Adrian Dennis-AFP via Getty Images

Leicester’s Kelechi Iheanacho earns Brendan Rodgers’ praise after ‘brilliant’ Everton display

The Nigeria international scored a stoppage-time goal to help the hosts secure maximum points at the King Power Stadium after assisting Jamie Vardy for their equaliser in the 68th minute.
Liverpool hung on after having goalkeeper Alisson Becker sent off to beat Brighton & Hove Albion 2-1 and extend their lead at the top of the Premier League to 11 points thanks to two first-half headers from defender Virgil van Dijk.

Virgil van Dijk nets double as Liverpool surge 11 points clear

Liverpool hung on after having goalkeeper Alisson Becker sent off to beat Brighton & Hove Albion 2-1 and extend their lead at the top of the Premier League to 11 points thanks to two first-half headers from defender Virgil van Dijk.
Crystal Palace have completed the signing of Jordan Ayew on a permanent deal.

Jordan Ayew: My hardwork has paid off with African Footballer of the Year nomination

Ghana international Jordan Ayew believes his presence in the 2019 African Footballer of the Year award shortlist is an indication of his improved form.
Pep Guardiola says Manchester City's players should not return to pre-season training until they are totally ready due to the crazy scheduling of modern football.

Pep Guardiola open to Manchester City contract extension

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is open to the possibility of extending his contract at the club which is currently set to expire in 2021.qg
A white truck across part of London Bridge during incident on London Bridge

Police: What we know about London Bridge attack

Two victims of a knife attack at London Bridge have died, police have confirmed.
Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), says the arrest of Ismaila Mustapha better known as Mompha and Hamza Koudeih, his associate, is a landmark achievement.

N32.9 billion fraud: Only N598,000 left in Mompha’s bank account – witness tells court

A Federal High Court in Ikoyi on Friday heard that suspected internet fraudster Ismaila Mustapha, alias Mompha, has a bank account balance of only N598,000.
After just a match in the 2019-2020 Nigeria National League (NNL), Kwara United Football Club are back in the elite league, with the acquisition of the slot of Delta Force Football Club in the top flight.

Kwara United back in NPFL after acquiring Delta Force slot

After just a match in the 2019/2020 Nigeria National League (NNL), Kwara United Football Club, are back in the elite league, with the acquisition of the slot of Delta Force Football Club in the top flight.

Mo Abudu becomes first African to chair International Emmys gala

Media mogul Mo Abudu has become the first African to chair the International Emmy Awards Gala.

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Former Edo state Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Barr. Osagie Obayuwana, has urged the National Assembly to repeal the law setting up the Department of State Services (DSS), saying it has outlived its usefulness.

Former Edo attorney-general urges National Assembly to repeal DSS law

Former Edo state Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Barr. Osagie Obayuwana, has urged the National Assembly to repeal the law setting up the Department of State Services (DSS), saying it has outlived its usefulness.
A senator representing Ondo South Senatorial District, Nicholas Tofowomo, on Saturday condemned the re-arrest of Omoyele Sowore by the personnel of the Department of State Services inside the courtroom on Friday where Justice Ojukwu was presiding

Ondo lawmaker decries DSS court room invasion

A senator representing Ondo South Senatorial District, Nicholas Tofowomo, on Saturday condemned the re-arrest of Omoyele Sowore by the personnel of the Department of State Services (DSS) inside the courtroom on Friday where Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu was presiding.
The Nigeria Police Command in Rivers says it intercepted and arrested two fake soldiers allegedly involved in a robbery operation within new Port Harcourt GRA on Wednesday.

Police nab man for allegedly killing neighbour in Niger

The Police in Niger have arrested one Mohammed Isa, 27, of Dogon Ruwa village of Bosso Local Government Area of the state, for allegedly shooting and killing his neighbour, Umaru Abubakar, 30, with a Dane gun.

Federal government files appeal against $9.6 billion P&ID judgement

Nigeria’s Federal Government (FG) on Friday filed a new and substantive challenge in the English Courts in the ongoing fight against the vulture-fund-backed P&ID.
Thobile Mbopkwa from South Africa has emerged the champion of the IAU African Championship held in Remo on Saturday.

South Africans emerge winners of Remo marathon

Thobile Mbopkwa from South Africa has emerged the champion of the IAU African Championship held in Remo on Saturday.