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Several dead after blaze engulfs Czech care home

At least eight people have been killed following a fire at a care home in the Czech Republic, according to emergency services.
Former Arsenal and Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech is moving closer to pro career in Ice Hockey.

Petr Cech edging closer to pro ice hockey career

Cech even while with Arsenal was keeping tab with his ice hockey passion playing with Surrey outfit’s nursery team in the second -tier National league.
Ambassador of Republic of Czech to Nigeria, Mr Marek Skolil, has disclosed that his country is interested in Delta State, because it has serious potential.

Why Czech Republic is interested in Delta – envoy

Ambassador of Republic of Czech to Nigeria, Mr Marek Skolil, has disclosed that his country is interested in Delta State, because it has serious potential.
Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr has said winning the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) for Nigeria would make him the most excited person.

Gernot Rohr: Why Tammy Abraham snubbed Nigeria for England

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has claimed that Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham snubbed Nigeria for England, because he was put under pressure from the media and fans.
England midfielder Keira Walsh has revealed how their relentless boss Phil Neville is continually striving for more from his side.

Czech friendly: Fear grips Three Lioness coach

England Women head coach Phil Neville is battling with fears after four of his key plays pulled out ahead of Tuesday’s friendly against Czech Republic.
Inter midfielder Nicolò Barella, who scored the match winning goal against Hellas Verona in the Nerazzurri’s tough 2-1 win in the Serie A tonight, spoke to Italian media outlet InterTV immediately after the final whistle.

Nicolo Barella winner sends Inter Milan top of Serie A

Nicolo Barella scored his first league goal for Inter Milan to secure a 2-1 win over Verona which put Antonio Conte’s side top of Serie A on Saturday.
Super Eagles Peter Olayinka in action for Slavia Praha during the UEFA Champions League match against Barcelona at the Camp Nou

Eagles ace helps Czech club claim point against Barcelona

Super Eagles ace Peter Olayinka was in the thick of the action as his Czech Republic side Slavia Prague played out an impressive 0-0 against Barcelona at Camp Nuo on Tuesday night.
In-form Naomi Osaka outlasted Petra Kvitova in a three-set marathon for a drought-breaking victory at the WTA Finals on Sunday.

Naomi Osaka beats Petra Kvitova in thrilling WTA finals opener

In-form Naomi Osaka outlasted Petra Kvitova in a three-set marathon for a drought-breaking victory at the WTA Finals on Sunday.
Barcelona skipper Lionel Messi has made another history as he became the first player to score in 15 consecutive seasons in the Champions League.

Lionel Messi makes another history in the Champions League

Barcelona skipper Lionel Messi has made another history as he became the first player to score in 15 consecutive seasons in the Champions League.
Super Eagles new invitee, Peter Olayinka scored the winning goal for Czech club, Slavia Prague as they defeated Mlada Boleslav by a lone goal on Saturday at the Sinobo Stadium.

Daredevil Peter Olayinka faces Lionel Messi’s Barcelona in Prague

SLAVIA Prague’s Peter Olayinka will be eager to show his class against Lionel Messi-led Barcelona when both teams clash in their UEFA Champions’ League Group F tie tonight at the Sinobo Stadium in Prague.
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Hacking the hackers: Russian group hijacked Iranian spying operation

Russian hackers piggy-backed on an Iranian cyber-espionage operation to attack government and industry organizations in dozens of countries while masquerading as attackers from the Islamic Republic, British and U.S. officials said on Monday.
Gareth Southgate applauds the England fans at the final whistle. Nigel Keene-ProSports-REX-Shutterstock

Euro 2020 qualifiers: England thrash Bulgaria despite racist abuse

England bounced back from their first tournament qualifying defeat for 10 years with a 6-0 thrashing of toothless Bulgaria on Monday in Sofia in a Euro 2020 Group A clash.
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Nigeria’s Lidya plans $1.1 billion SMEs loans for Czech, Poland

Nigerian fintech lending platform, Lidya, is targeting Poland and the Czech Republic for expansion after providing thousands of loans in Nigeria, seeing an opportunity in the funding gaps facing small enterprises in fast-growing European economies.
Petr Cech will play as a netminder - the equivalent of his position in football (Image- @PetrCech-Twitter)

Goalkeeper Petr Cech dumps football for hockey

Former Chelsea and Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech has signed for Guildford Phoenix ice hockey team.
England's forward Harry Kane (R) is congratulated by England's coach Gareth Southgate (L) as they celebrate after winning at the end of to the Russia 2018 World Cup round of 16 football match between Colombia and England at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow on July 3, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE /

England stars agree to walk off in the event of racism

England stars have agreed to walk off the pitch and abandon the game should they receive racist abuse from the stands in their upcoming internationals.

Tammy Abraham insists he was always going to choose England over Nigeria

Chelsea’s Tammy Abraham insists his international dream has always been to represent England and not the Super Eagles of Nigeria despite his love for his fatherland.
Nigeria born duo Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori have linked up with their Three Lions teammates following their call up for the Euro 2020 qualifiers against Czech Republic and Bulgaria respectively.

Tammy Abraham, Fikayo Tomori hit England camp for Czech clash

Nigeria born duo Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori have linked up with their Three Lions teammates following their call up for the Euro 2020 qualifiers against Czech Republic and Bulgaria respectively.
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Petra Kvitova qualifies for WTA finals in Shenzhen

The world number seven Petra Kvitova has become the sixth player to qualify for the season-ending World Tennis Association (WTA) Finals in Shenzhen, the WTA said on Monday.

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Expert wants appropriate monetary policy tools to check rising inflation rate

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Senator Hope Uzodinma as Governor of Imo State

Governor Uzodinma visits President Buhari, seeks refund of N32 billion

Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma, has sought a refund of over N32billion his predecessors spent on Federal Government’s projects, especially on roads in the state.
Singapore, on Tuesday announced its 2020 budget, pledging 5.6 billion Singapore dollars (or 4.02 billion U.S. dollars) to assist businesses and households affected financially by the coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus: South Korea reports first death; cases soar to 104

South Korea reported its first death from the new coronavirus on Thursday, with 53 new cases of the coronavirus confirmed in a single day to bring the total to 104.
Thailand’s Constitutional Court has ruled that existing laws criminalising abortion are unconstitutional and ordered them to be amended, paving the way for clearer regulation for reproductive rights.

Thai court says anti-abortion laws unconstitutional

Thailand’s Constitutional Court has ruled that existing laws criminalising abortion are unconstitutional and ordered them to be amended, paving the way for clearer regulation for reproductive rights.