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Cyprus hands Egypt ancient artefacts stolen in 1980s

Cyprus has handed back to Egypt 14 ancient artefacts stolen and smuggled abroad in the late 1980s after authorities on the Mediterranean island seized them, Egypt's government said Tuesday.

Bank files $3 billion lawsuit against PwC for failing to warn against huge fraud

Ukraine’s largest lender PrivatBank said Monday it had filed a $3bn lawsuit against PwC, claiming the auditor failed to call attention to “the huge fraud” plaguing the bank for years.

IOM: 23 migrants suspected dead on trip from Libya to Italy

The International Organisation for Migration said on Tuesday that 21 migrants were missing, and had probably drowned, after two boats, a rubber dinghy and a wooden boat, set off from Libya for Italy and had to be rescued.

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades re-elected

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades on Sunday won re-election for a second term, seeing off a leftist challenger with vows to restart talks to unify the island and cement an economic recovery.

I’m glad to become Bursaspor player – Shehu Abdullahi

Super Eagles defender Shehu Abdulahi says he is delighted to have joined Turkish side, Bursaspor.

Oil spill disasters in the past 50 years

Concerns are growing over an oil slick off China’s east coast after an Iranian tanker, the Sanchi, exploded and sank a week ago following a collision at sea.

Bursaspor-bound Shehu Abdullahi says goodbye to Anorthosis Famagusta

Nigeria defender Shehu Abdullahi has expressed gratitude to Anorthosis Famagusta for making his two-year stay at the club a memorable experience.

Nigeria’s Shehu Abdullahi joins Turkish side Bursaspor

Nigeria international defender Shehu Abdullahi will on Monday become the ninth Nigerian player currently on the books of Turkish side Bursaspor after agreeing a four and half year deal ‎to join them from Cypriot side Anorthosis Famagusta.

Nigeria’s Nosa Igiebor joins Cypriot club Anorthosis Famagusta

Former Super Eagles’ midfielder Nosa Igiebor has signed for top Cypriot side Anorthosis Famagusta.

Shehu Abdullahi set to join Turkish side Bursaspor

Nigerian defender, Shehu Abdullahi, is close to complete a move from Cypriot club Anorthosis Famagusta to Bursaspor of Turkey.

Abdullahi thrilled as Anorthosis regain top spot in Cypriot League

Super Eagles defender, Shehu Abdullahi, has expressed his delight that his club, Anorthosis, are back at the top of the Cypriot first division league despite their 0-0 away draw with Doxa Katokopia on Tuesday.

Birmingham City chase Nigeria’s Abdullahi Shehu

English Championship club, Birmingham City, are on the trail of Nigeria defender Shehu Abdullahi.

Karim Benzema the fall guy as Real Madrid flounder

In a recurring theme of Real Madrid's stuttering season, Zinedine Zidane protested all his side lacked was a goal as they fell 10 points behind La Liga leaders Barcelona after firing more blanks in a bad-tempered Madrid derby.

Super Eagles star Shehu Abdullahi captains Anorthosis Famagusta

Super Eagles' Shehu Abdullahi has been elevated to the role of captain at his Cypriot club Anorthosis Famagusta.

Nigeria’s Ngozi Ebere joins Cyprus club Barcelona FA

Nigeria international Ngozi Ebere has joined Cyprus women club Barcelona FA on a one-year deal from Paris Saint-Germain ladies.

Borussia Dortmund throw away two-goal lead in Frankfurt draw

Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund threw away a two-goal lead in their 2-2 draw at Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday as the pressure remains on goalkeeper Roman Burki.

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades to stand for re-election

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades announced on Saturday he would run for re-election in January to continue his efforts to reunite the divided island and sustain an economic recovery.

Anothosis Famagusta’s Shehu Abdullahi confident of making Super Eagles squad to Russia

Cyprus-based defender Shehu Abdullahi is confident of making the Super Eagles’ final squad for the Russia 2018 World Cup after narrowly missing out on the last edition in Brazil.

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