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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May arrives at the European Council in Brussels on October 17, 2018. - British Prime Minister Theresa May is due to address a summit of European Union leaders in which Brexit negotiations are expected to be top of the agenda. (Photo by JOHN THYS / AFP)

Tens of thousands rally in London for new Brexit vote

Tens of thousands of people opposed to Britain's looming breakup with the EU rallied in the heart of London on Saturday, according to organisers, in the latest bid to try and stop Brexit.
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Mauricio Pochettino: Eric Dier’s Sergio Ramos tackle highlighted Tottenham’ attitude

Eric Dier's crunching tackle on Sergio Ramos showcased the spirit and attitude of Tottenham, according to manager Mauricio Pochettino.
Milan Skriniar

Inter Milan’s Milan Skriniar flattered by Manchester United summer interest

Inter Milan defender Milan Skriniar admits he was flattered to be a summer transfer target for Jose Mourinho, but insists he is more than happy at the Nerazzurri in a resurgent Serie A.
John Terry

Ola Aina: Aston Villa coach John Terry improves defenders

Ola Aina has offered his gratitude to John Terry for helping him develop into a top-flight player, as he spends time on loan at Torino from Chelsea.

Rwanda names 50% female Cabinet, following Ethiopia

Two days after Ethiopia announced one of the world's few "gender-balanced" Cabinets with 50% women, Rwanda has done the same.
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Why we prefer fairly-used underwear – Abia women

The business of fairly-used female underwear now enjoy high patronage among the womenfolk in Umuahia, Abia, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
Nick Clegg

Facebook hires Britain’s ex-deputy premier Nick Clegg

Facebook has hired former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to lead its global affairs and communications team, making him the most senior European politician ever in a leadership role in Silicon Valley.
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Maurizio Sarri: Eden Hazard can win Ballon d’Or without leaving Chelsea

Eden Hazard can win the Ballon d'Or without leaving Chelsea to join Real Madrid, according to Maurizio Sarri.
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Kayode Fayemi dissolves boards of agencies, parastatals, corporations

The Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has ordered the immediate dissolution of the boards of government agencies, parastatals and corporations in the state.
Arsenal Unai Emery

Arsenal’s Unai Emery backs TV schedule as club face three games in seven days

Arsenal coach Unai Emery has said he has no issue with having to play on the Monday night of a European week because televising matches "is important."
Harry Maguire

Leicester’s Harry Maguire hints he could still be interested in Manchester United move

Harry Magurie has opened the door to a potential move to Manchester United in the future, insisting it would be "difficult" for him if a 'giant' club were to make a move for his services.
The National Union of Textile Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria held a peaceful protest in Lagos on Tuesday to mark the 40th anniversary of the organisation.

Labour: We’ll only vote for candidates committed to industrial development

National Union of Textile, Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria, NUTGTWN, has said members and allies would only vote for candidates committed to sustainable industrial development and revival of industries in the 2019 general elections.
A television broadcast camera films as Chelsea's Belgian midfielder Eden Hazard applauds the fans following the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Chelsea at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on October 7, 2018. - Chelsea won the match 3-0. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP) /

Eden Hazard to pen Chelsea £300,000 per week deal

Winger Eden Hazard has reportedly indicated that he is happy to sign a new £300,000 per week contract in order to remain at Chelsea.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic tells LeBron James ‘there is only one God’ in LA

Zlatan Ibrahimovic admits LeBron James may claim LA's throne, but says in his world "there are many kings, but there is only one God".

UEFA increases women’s football funding by 50 per cent

UEFA has announced it will increase the amount of funding it supplies towards women’s soccer in a bid to continue its rise in popularity.
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike

Scholarships: Parents drag Nyesom Wike to Public Complaints Commission

Parents of Rivers State students on foreign scholarships sponsored by the Rivers State government under the Rivers State Sustainable Development Agency, RSSDA, have protested to the office of the Commissioner of Public Complaints Commission, PCC, Hon. Marshall Israel, in Port Harcourt.
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Kayode Fayemi pledges to review abandoned projects in Ekiti

The newly-sworn in Governor of Ekiti, Dr Kayode Fayemi, says he will promote and ensure sustainable development and review the commercial advantage of abandoned projects in the state with a view to reviving them.

Muhammadu Buhari: We will make Nigeria more attractive to our youths than Europe

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerian youths that his administration will make the country more attractive to discourage the desperation that makes them dare both the Sahara Desert and the Mediterranean Sea, all in a bid to take up menial jobs in Europe.

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Neymar dismisses Barcelona return, Real Madrid transfer links as ‘fake news’

Neymar has described claims that he could leave Paris Saint-Germain and return to either his former club Barcelona or join Real Madrid as "fake news."

Nasir el-Rufai: We will punish those instigating crisis

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has said those responsible for the recent mayhem in Kasuwar Magani, Kajuru local government area of the state will be punished.
John Terry

Ola Aina backs John Terry to be a big success at Aston Villa

Nigeria international Ola Aina has backed his former Chelsea teammate John Terry to be a big success at Aston Villa after being appointed assistant coach at the Championship side.

Nigerian military resettles 145,000 IDPs in three states – commander

The Nigerian army has said it has facilitated the return of 145,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to their homes in Benue, Taraba and parts of Nasarawa States.
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

Edo government assures teachers on release of promotion letters

The Edo State Head of Service, Mrs. Gladys Idahor, has said the state government has approved promotion of teachers in primary and secondary schools in the state, noting that the affected teachers will soon get their letters.