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President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday signed the finance bill into law.

A new case for a Commonwealth based on trade

The United Kingdom’s exit of the European Union is now all but certain. Only the passage of time will reveal what their new relationship shall be. But with this new arrangement, I – like many other Commonwealth leaders – also seek a new settlement: not only of closer relations between the UK and my own nation, but of unleashing trade within the club in which we together shall remain.
Thirteen months on from the match that finally drew the curtain on Jose Mourinho’s time in charge of Manchester United, the Red Devils again find themselves living in Liverpool’s shadow ahead of their return to Anfield on Sunday.

Liverpool’s long title wait a warning for Manchester United

Thirteen months on from the match that finally drew the curtain on Jose Mourinho’s time in charge of Manchester United, the Red Devils again find themselves living in Liverpool’s shadow ahead of their return to Anfield on Sunday.
Premier League referee Mike Dean says he does not fear bad publicity after overseeing almost 500 games in the English top flight.

Mike Dean: I don’t have an issue with bad publicity

Premier League referee Mike Dean says he does not fear bad publicity after overseeing almost 500 games in the English top flight.
Former Super Eagles striker, Odion Jude Ighalo has revealed he will decide his future after Shanghai Greenland Shenhua Chinese Cup final against Shandong Luneng.

Odion Ighalo: Why I left Watford for China

Former Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo has revealed he left Watford to join Chinese side Changchun Yatai back in 2017 because of money.
Quique Setien began his first session as Barcelona coach on Tuesday morning just as the sacked Ernesto Valverde drove out of the training ground for the last time.

Watford ‘rejected’ new Barça boss Quique Setien earlier this season

New Barcelona boss Quique Setien was rejected by Watford earlier this season.
Former Fulham captain Brian McBride, a three-time World Cup striker for the United States, was named Friday as the new US national team general manager by the US Soccer Federation.

Former Fulham captain Brian McBride named USA general manager

Former Fulham captain Brian McBride, a three-time World Cup striker for the United States, was named Friday as the new US national team general manager by the US Soccer Federation.

LASU begins lecture on home-grown STEM education techniques

The Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, on Tuesday, officially commenced lecture on the teaching and learning of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education using the home-grown mechanism that factor in African cultural contexts and humour.
Sergio Aguero, fresh from breaking two more goalscoring records in Sunday’s 6-1 thrashing of Aston Villa, will “die scoring goals”, according to proud Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola.

Pep Guardiola: Sergio Aguero will ‘die scoring goals’

Sergio Aguero, fresh from breaking two more goalscoring records in Sunday’s 6-1 thrashing of Aston Villa, will “die scoring goals”, according to proud Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola.
Watford are closing in on the signing of versatile Udinese winger Ignacio Pussetto as a replacement for Isaac Success who is set to leave the clyb this month.

Udinese forward to replace Isaac Success at Watford

Watford are closing in on the signing of versatile Udinese winger Ignacio Pussetto as a replacement for Isaac Success who is set to leave the clyb this month.
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola looks on during the Premier League match at Wolverhampton Wanderers (Sebastian Frej-MB Media-Getty Images)

Pep Guardiola faces huge task of replacing Man City’s ‘golden generation’

Pep Guardiola knows replacing Manchester City’s “golden generation” is a tough task but it is one he must accomplish to keep the team at the pinnacle of English football.
Fabinho believes that, after being eased into the fold at Liverpool, he is now fully adjusted to Jurgen Klopp’s “rock and roll” brand of football.

Fabinho reveals he is close to Liverpool return

Fabinho expects to return to first-team action in the near future and warned Liverpool not to relent in their "incredible" season.
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Two Nigerians, one Lebanese arrested over Ilorin human trafficking case

Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara state has condemned the rising trend of human trafficking in the country, calling it inhumane and unacceptable and warning that anyone caught would face the full weight of the law.
Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has revealed that they will continue to speak to Eberechi Eze for him to commit his international future to Nigeria.

Eberechi Eze: I cried when I was released by Arsenal

Queens Park Rangers midfielder Eberechi Eze has lifted the lid on the challenges he encountered in his quest to realise his dream, including having to be released by Arsenal at aged 13.
Nigerian midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo is delighted to join La Liga side Getafe from English Championship side Stoke City.

Nigerian midfielder ready for La Liga challenge after completing his move

Nigerian midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo is delighted to join La Liga side Getafe from English Championship side Stoke City.
Villarreal’s coach Javier Calleja has squashed the report linking Samuel Chukwueze with a move to premier league giants Chelsea.

Lyon to battle Liverpool, Chelsea for Samuel Chukwueze

Chukwueze who plays for Villareal has become one of the brightest prospects in La Liga and has been attracting interest from a host of top European clubs.
Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Enugu State Governor, has appointed Nollywood actress Rachael Okonkwo, as Enugu State Ambassador on Youth Development.

Enugu governor appoints Nollywood actress as ambassador on youth development

Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Enugu State Governor, has appointed Nollywood actress Rachael Okonkwo, as Enugu State Ambassador on Youth Development. The beautiful famous actress announced the good news via her Instagram page, where she shared a photo...
Getafe Sporting Director, Angel Martin Gonzalez, has explained the reason the Laliga side signed Nigeria international Oghenekaro Etebo on loan from English Championship side Stoke City for the rest of the 2019-2020 season.

Why we signed Peter Etebo – Getafe chief

Getafe Sporting Director, Angel Martin Gonzalez, has explained the reason the Laliga side signed Nigeria international Oghenekaro Etebo on loan from English Championship side Stoke City for the rest of the 2019/2020 season.

Governor Tambuwal charges MSSN to tackle moral decadence, youths restiveness

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state on Thursday charged the Muslim Students Society of Nigeria (MSSN) to help in tackling moral decadence and youths restiveness in the society.

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Manchester United have confirmed that goalkeeper Sergio Romero was involved in a car accident on his way to training on Monday, with the UK media reporting that the Argentina international walked away from the incident without harm.

Manchester United keeper Sergio Romero escapes unhurt from car crash

Manchester United goalkeeper Sergio Romero escaped unhurt after crashing his Lamborghini on his way to training on Monday, a club source told AFP.
Pep Guardiola fears Manchester City’s injury list could could prove their undoing this season.

Pep Guardiola targets second place after giving up on President League title

Manchester City will target second place in the Premier League and focus on cup competitions with unbeaten league leaders Liverpool too far ahead to reel in, manager Pep Guardiola said.
Brit superstar Tyson Fury has reaffirmed that he will fight at least two more times after his blockbuster rematch with Deontay Wilder.

Boxing: Deontay Fury reveals three-fight plan ahead of Tyson Wilder rematch

The 31-year-old ‘Gypsy King’ will clash with fierce rival Wilder on 22nd February in Las Vegas for the WBC championship and vacant Ring title.

Cricket: We will make Nigerians proud against Australia – captain

”Our expectations as a team is to go and compete and show the world what we have made of, do our best and if it fall into place properly, the end game will speak for its self, we know Australia are a good Cricketing country, on paper and we just want to go and give the best of our abilities and see what comes out of it, ” he stated.
Coach Salisu Yusuf gets support of Nigeria coaches association

Salisu Yusuf happy to see Rangers return to great form

Enugu Rangers coach Salisu Yusuf says he is happy to see Rangers International return to good form after a series of bad result before he took over the Enugu side.