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Dortmund’s players react after the German first division Bundesliga football match Schalke 04 vs Borussia Dortmund on December 8, 2018 in Gelsenkirchen. (Photo by Patrik STOLLARZ - AFP) -

Borussia Dortmund hope to avoid Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool in last 16

Borussia Dortmund is hoping to avoid ex-coach Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool when the last 16 of the Champions League is drawn on Monday.
Lufthansa Panorama Lounge

Lufthansa opens Panorama Lounge at Frankfurt airport

German airline Lufthansa has opened another lounge in Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal 1.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo: Nigeria now world food basket

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday told Nigerian-German investors that Nigeria is now a food basket of the world with huge investment potentials.
Galatasaray

Henry Onyekuru’s Galatasaray drops to Europa League

Nigeria duo of Henry Onyekuru and Brian Idowu’s Galatasaray and Lokomotiv Moscow finished third and fourth respectively in Group D of 2018/2019 UEFA Champions League to confirm their elimination from the tournament.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo: Grand corruption is Nigeria’s greatest problem

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has declared that the problem with Nigeria is not about resources or planning, but the poor management of resources in the past.

Lagos youngster sends favourite Funke Oshonaike crashing at NSF

Veteran Olympian Funke Oshonaike on Monday suffered another defeat at the ongoing 2018 National Sports Festival in Abuja, when she was sent packing 4-3 in the quarter-finals of the women’s singles table tennis event by unknown youngster Nimota Aregbesola from Lagos State.
[File] Nigeria's Olofunke Oshonaike eyes the ball in her women's singles qualification round table tennis match at the Riocentro venue during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on August 6, 2016.Jim WATSON - AFP

NSF: I’m not quitting table tennis sooner – Olufunke Oshonaike

Following her loss to Nimota Aregbesola of Lagos state at the ongoing 19th NSF, Akwa Ibom State’s Olufunke Oshonaike said will continue to play the game at any level as long as her body permits.
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United Nations meeting adopts migration pact despite withdrawals

A United Nations conference adopted a migration pact in front of leaders and representatives from around 150 countries in Morocco on Monday, despite a string of withdrawals driven by anti-immigrant populism.

Yemi Osinbajo: Grand corruption Nigeria’s greatest problem

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the problem with Nigeria is not about resources or planning, but the poor management of resources in the past
Akin Osuntokun

PDP chides Adams Oshiomhole over attack on Olusegun Obasanjo, Atiku Abubakar

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chides the chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, for allegedly attacking former President Olusegun Obasanjo and PDP presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar

Yemi Osinbajo heads to Berlin, to address German business community on Monday

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to address a group of notable German business leaders in Berlin, Germany, on Monday
(FILES) In this file photo taken on June 27, 2018 Germany's midfielder Mesut Ozil reacts at the end of the Russia 2018 World Cup Group F football match between South Korea and Germany at the Kazan Arena in Kazan. AFP PHOTO - Luis Acosta

Jurgen Low remains ‘extremely disappointed’ in Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil

Germany coach Joachim Low admits that he remains "extremely disappointed" in Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil
Asisat Oshoala – Super Falcons star

France 2019: Super Falcons in tough group

Super Falcons have been handed a tough section at next year’s FIFA Women’s World Cup after the draws were held b at a Seine Musicale in Paris
Jerome Boateng and Mats Hummels have not been playing well enough to warrant Germany call-ups, according to national team manager Joachim Low.

Joachim Low: Jerome Boateng, Mats Hummels not good enough for Germany

Germany team manager Joachim Low says Bayern Munich’s Jerome Boateng and Mats Hummels not playing well enough to warrant national team call-ups
Jadon Sancho

Borussia Dortmund to keep Jadon Sancho amid Manchester City links

Jadon Sancho will continue to play at Borussia Dortmund next season, according to the club's sporting director Michael Zorc.
Farmer Heiner Luetke Schwienhorst moves feed to his cattle in the cowshed on his farm Gut Ogrosen Hof in Vetschau, eastern Germany on November 27, 2018. The German dairy farmer is with Greenpeace and two other farmers suing the German government for failing to take appropriate measures to meet it’s own climate change targets.Odd ANDERSEN / AFP

German farmers sue government over missed climate targets

Dismayed by the German government’s failure to meet climate protection targets, dairy farmer Heiner Luetke Schwienhorst has filed a lawsuit against Berlin to force it into action.
Chika Okpala, alias Zebrudaya honoured at Zuma film festival

Chika Okpala, Ali Nuhu, others honoured at Zuma Film Festival

Nigerian veteran comedian Chika Okpala, aka ‘Chief Zebrudaya Okoroigwe Nwogbo alias 4.30’ and Nollywood actor Ali Nuhu have been honoured with the Rock of Fame Award of the Nigerian film industry.
German Chancellor and leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Angela Merkel is seen on stage during a party congress of Germany’s conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party on December 7, 2018 at a fair hall in Hamburg, northern Germany. – German Chancellor Angela Merkel will hand off leadership of her party after nearly two decades at the helm, with the race wide open between a loyal deputy and a longtime rival. (Photo by Odd ANDERSEN / AFP)

Angela Merkel defends legacy as divided party picks new leader

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday offered a staunch defence of her moderate course during 18 years as party leader, as her Christian Democratic Union chose between a loyal deputy and a longtime rival to succeed her.

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Earned Allowances: Olanrewaju Fagbohun seeks ASUU-LASU’s cooperation

Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, Vice-Chancellor, Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, has appealed to the members of the institution’s Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to desist from creating tension or undue negative attention to the institution.
Michael Spavor is the head of Paektu Cultural Exchange, which organises trips to North Korea [AP Photo]

China investigates second Canadian Michael Spavor

A second Canadian who has gone missing in China is reportedly under investigation on suspicion of "engaging in activities that harm China's national security".
Professor Charles Quaker Dokubo is currently Special Adviser to The President on Niger Delta:Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP)

455 Amnesty beneficiaries undergoing vocational training

No fewer than 455 beneficiaries of the Presidential Amnesty Programme are currently undergoing vocational training in various skills as the critical reintegration phase of the programme gathers momentum.

Federal government to auction N70 billion bonds

The Debt Management Office says the Federal Government is to auction by subscription bonds worth N70 billion on December 19.
Dortmund’s players react after the German first division Bundesliga football match Schalke 04 vs Borussia Dortmund on December 8, 2018 in Gelsenkirchen. (Photo by Patrik STOLLARZ - AFP) -

Borussia Dortmund hope to avoid Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool in last 16

Borussia Dortmund is hoping to avoid ex-coach Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool when the last 16 of the Champions League is drawn on Monday.