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Ex-Govenror Orji Kalu urges Nigerians in diaspora to be good ambassadors

The former governor noted that Nigerians are “hard working, enterprising, and innovative,” and called on the Federal Government, to continue to initiate programmes, that would enlighten Nigerians abroad on the potentials and challenges of their host countries.

Shanghai Shenhua crash out of AFC Champions League

Big-spending Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua were eliminated from the 2018 AFC Champions League with a game to spare on Tuesday after drawing 2-2 with Kashima Antlers of Japan at home.

Odion Ighalo misses penalty as Changchun Yatai lose at home

Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo missed from the penalty spot as his club Changchun Yatai continued to look for their first league win of the new season following their dramatic 2-1 home loss to Guangzhou R and F on Saturday.

Chinese scientists study medical use of cockroaches

Chinese scientists are taking a close look at cockroaches to explore their potential in medical treatment.

Five talking points as China season kicks off

The new Chinese Super League season begins with the Guangzhou derby on Friday when Fabio Cannavaro’s reigning champions Evergrande host southern city rivals R&F.

Why many Nigerians are in Chinese prisons – envoy

Mr Wale Oloko, the Consul-General of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in Guangzhou, China, on Monday said that many Nigerians were in various Prisons in Guangdong Province for overstaying their visas.

No employment opportunities in China for Nigerians – envoy

Mr Wale Oloko, the Consul-General of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in Guangzhou, China, on Monday admonished young Nigerians aspiring to travel to China for employment purposes to look elsewhere.

Air Peace adds another Embraer 145 jet to fleet

Nigerian carrier, Air Peace, has taken delivery of its second Embraer 145 jet, to boost connectivity within Nigeria.

Air Peace fixes February 19 for Freetown, Banjul, Dakar launch

Air Peace has set a new date for the launch of its flights from Lagos to Freetown in Sierra Leone, Banjul in The Gambia and Dakar in Senegal.

2018: Air Peace plans expansion, laud customers, staff

Air Peace has said that it would in 2018 end the air travel woes of most underserved destinations in Nigeria and other West Coast of Africa.

China denies allegation of illicit oil sale to North Korea

China on Friday denied reports it has been illicitly selling oil products to North Korea, after U.S. President Donald Trump said he was not happy that Beijing allowed oil to reach the isolated nation.

Nigerian national jailed in US for email scams

A Nigerian man was sentenced to three years and five months in prison by a U.S. judge on Thursday after he pleaded guilty to taking part in email scams to defraud thousands of victims around the world of millions of dollars, U.S. prosecutors said.

Nigerians not the targets of China police raid – envoy

The Consul General of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to China, Mr. Wale Oloko, says Nigerians are not the targets of the recent Chinese police action on illegal immigrants in Guangzhou, China, as is being circulated in and out of the country.

Fabio Cannavaro returns to Chinese champions Guangzhou

Italian World Cup winner Fabio Cannavaro was named manager of Chinese Super League champions Guangzhou Evergrande on Thursday, returning to the club that cut him loose in 2015.

Nigeria offers incentives for investment – envoy

The Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in China, Mr. Wale Oloko, has said that the Nigeria government was focusing more on improving and expan-ding infrastructure, as well as transforming Nigeria from a consuming to a producing nation through her Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP).

Villas-Boas fined $14,000 for Champions League blast

Shanghai SIPG coach Andre Villas-Boas escaped a touchline ban and was instead fined $14,000 on Tuesday over his “offensive” comments during the AFC Champions League quarter-finals, the Asian Football Confederation said.

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