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Gernot Rohr: Why Nigeria lost to Croatia

Super Eagles’ Head Coach, Gernot Rohr, on Saturday said the team’s 0-2 loss to Croatia in their opening match of Russia 2018 was due to “many mistakes’’.

Rafael Nadal, Maria Sharapova eye French Open semi-finals

Rafael Nadal sets his sights on a 27th Grand Slam semi-final when he faces Diego Schwartzman of Argentina in the French Open quarter-finals on Wednesday while Marin Cilic tackles Juan Martin del Potro in a battle of former US Open champions.

Dilemma of the Nigerian youth

Reaching a consensus about who a youth is in Nigeria is a fundamental challenge which may blur every other discussion about this demography.

Why Donald Trump invited Nigeria’s Buhari to the White House

President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria will meet Donald Trump in Washington on April 30 to discuss issues including “fighting terrorism” and economic growth, the White House announced Sunday.

MFM FC fall at home to Djoliba of Mali

MFM FC suffered a major setback in their quest to qualify for the group stage of the CAF Confederation Cup after they fell 1-0 at home to Djoliba of Mali today.

Federal govt urged to suspend import policy on “palletisation’’

The President, Shippers Association in Lagos State (SALS), Mr Jonathan Nicol, has urged the Federal Government to suspend the import policy on “palletisation’’ to make Nigerian ports more attractive.

Recuperating Serena Williams pulls out of Australian Open

Bidding for more time for full recovery to defend her title, Serena Williams, has reluctantly pulled out of this year’s Australian Open.

Igbo Union to build cultural center in South Africa

A South Africa-based socio-cultural organisation, Igbo Union, says it will build a cultural centre in Johannesburg to promote Igbo language and culture.

Convention: PDP punished Southwest for role in 2015 – APC

The All Progressives Congress, on Sunday, alleged that the Peoples Democratic Party, at its Saturday’s convention, decided to punish the South-West for voting against the PDP in the 2015 elections.

I will ensure internal democracy under my tenure – Uche Secondus

New chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, yesterday declared that the party’s return to power in 2019 is herculean but achievable.

PDP will clinch 2019 presidency with Tunde Adeniran’s chairmanship – Governor Ugwuanyi

In what appeared to be a watershed for the PDP national chairmanship ambition of former Minister of Education, Professor Tunde Adeniran, the Governor of Enugu State, Hon Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has assured party faithful of his confidence in the leadership qualities of Professor Adeniran.

APC and the failure of governance

Change was promised, but the situation has deteriorated to very unimaginable level. The sad aspect of this dispensation is that the victim must receive the blame.

Buhari’s supporters cause heavy traffic on Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally arrived the country after 105 days in the office.

‘Game of Thrones’ script leaked after HBO hack

HBO said Monday its network was victimized by a cyberattack, and media reports said the hack resulted in the leak of a script of the popular series “Games of Thrones” and content from other productions.

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Court discharges Governor Ortom’s former adviser of murder charges

A High Court sitting in Makurdi on Wednesday struck out murder charges against former Special Adviser to Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, Joseph Kyaagba.

Governor Fayose’s chief of staff loses family house to fire outbreak

A building allegedly belonging to the family of Mr. Dipo Anisulowo, the Chief of Staff to Ekiti State Governor, has been razed to the ground by fire.

President Buhari: I was compelled to sign 2018 budget

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he was compelled to sign the the 2018 appropriation bill containing budget estimates as approved by the National Assembly into law in other not to keep the economy continuously on standstill.

Luis Suarez wins 100th Uruguay cap, Saudi Arabia drop goalkeeper

Luis Suarez will make his 100th international appearance for Uruguay on Wednesday after being named in the starting XI for their second World Cup match against Saudi Arabia in Rostov.

Suspected cultist allegedly threatens lady who resists his love advances

A suspected cultist, Akeem Lawal, on Wednesday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court over alleged threat to the life of a lady who refused to have sex with him.