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Gervinho notched his third goal of the season while William Troost-Ekong failed to help Udinese from going down 3-1 to Parma in a Serie A game on Sunday.

Gervinho outshines William Troost-Ekong in Parma’s draw with Udinese

Gervinho notched his third goal of the season while William Troost-Ekong failed to help Udinese from going down 3-1 to Parma in a Serie A game on Sunday.
Wilfried Zaha

I hope Wilfried Zaha joins a top club in the future – Palace chief

The chairman of Premier League side Crystal Palace, Steve Parish, has expressed his hope that star player Wilfried Zaha moves to a top club in the future.
New Arsenal signing Nicolas Pepe has revealed how his big-money move to the Gunners represents a reward for his past efforts.

Nicolas Pepe: Signing for Arsenal is a big reward

New Arsenal signing Nicolas Pepe has revealed how his big-money move to the Gunners represents a reward for his past efforts.
Fifty-five pieces of rhino horn have been found encased in plaster at an airport in the Vietnamese capital, Hanoi, authorities said on Sunday, as the country tries to crack down on sophisticated wildlife smuggling routes.

Vietnam seizes 55 pieces of rhino horn hidden in plaster

Fifty-five pieces of rhino horn have been found encased in plaster at an airport in the Vietnamese capital, Hanoi, authorities said on Sunday, as the country tries to crack down on sophisticated wildlife smuggling routes.
Former Nigeria captain Joseph Yobo has sung the praise of Kenneth Omeruo who bagged the Super Eagles’ goal in a 1-0 victory against Guinea on Wednesday, Completesports.com reports.

Kenneth Omeruo: Super Eagles are ready for any Algeria’s dirty antics

Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo has declared that the Super Eagles are ready for any dirty antics Algeria may adopt against them in Sunday’s semifinal match of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

Former Arsenal defender Emmanuel Eboue still struggling with depression

Former Arsenal and Galatasaray defender Emmanuel Eboue said that he is still battling with depression, three years after he was banned from football by Fifa.
Enugu Rangers’ Chiamaka Madu has lauded the performance of his teammates in their 1-1 away draw against Katsina United at the Muhammadu Dikko Stadium, Katsina in a rescheduled league tie played midweek.

Chiamaka Madu thumbs up Enugu Rangers tenacity in Katsina United draw

Enugu Rangers’ Chiamaka Madu has lauded the performance of his teammates in their 1-1 away draw against Katsina United at the Muhammadu Dikko Stadium, Katsina in a rescheduled league tie played midweek.
Moise Kean

Teenager Moise Kean on target again as Juventus win

Juventus teenager Moise Kean appeared to suffer racist abuse but still scored a late goal to give the Turin side a 2-0 win at Cagliari in Serie A on Tuesday.
Solomon Ogbeide

Lobi Stars coach proud despite Champions League exit

Lobi Stars coach Solomon Ogbeide has expressed his pride after his team exited the CAF Champions League on a high this past weekend.
Boubacar Barry celebrates after helping Ivory Coast beat Ghana to win the Africa Cup of Nations. Xinhua News Agency-Rex

Ivorian AFCON winning keeper Boubacar Barry retires from football

Ivory Coast's Nations Cup winning goalkeeper Boubacar Barry has announced his retirement from football with immediate effect.

Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanacho suffer heavy home loss to Crystal Palace

Super Eagles duo of Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho suffered 1-4 embarrassing home defeat to Crystal Palace in English Premier League game played at the King Power Stadium on Saturday.

Ivory Coast’s Alassane Ouattara says ‘someone must be responsible’ for poll deaths

Ivory Coast's President Alassane Ouattara has refused to comment on the acquittal on crimes against humanity of his predecessor Laurent Gbagbo at the International Criminal Court while insisting investigations would continue.
Kenyan police on Tuesday arrested three suspects with 21 pieces of elephant tusks weighing 57 kilogrammes during a security operation in Rumuruti in northern Kenya.

Kenyan police arrest three suspects with elephant tusks

Kenyan police on Tuesday arrested three suspects with 21 pieces of elephant tusks weighing 57 kilogrammes during a security operation in Rumuruti in northern Kenya.

Experts: Africa needs to beef up cyber security urgently

Africa is being increasingly targeted by hackers and must invest in cyber security, industry leaders said at the third Africa Cyber Security Conference closing on Friday in Ivory Coast.
Vietnam has seized eight tonnes of pangolin scales and elephant ivory shipped from Nigeria, police said Friday, the second such haul in a week in a country which both consumes and trafficks huge volumes of endangered African wildlife.

Vietnam makes fresh ivory, pangolin haul from Nigeria

Vietnam has seized eight tonnes of pangolin scales and elephant ivory shipped from Nigeria, police said Friday, the second such haul in a week in a country which both consumes and trafficks huge volumes of endangered African wildlife.
Laurent Gbagbo

Ivory Coast’s Laurent Gbagbo to open freedom bid at ICC

Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo will on Monday ask the International Criminal Court to acquit him on all charges of crimes against humanity and release him after seven years in detention.
Kevin-Prince Boateng

Kevin-Prince Boateng looking forward to Juventus-Sassuolo clash

Ghanaian star Kevin-Prince Boateng says he is looking forward to a top-of-the-table Serie A clash between Juventus and his Sassuolo side this coming weekend.
Alexis Sánchez opened the scoring for Manchester United in the 12th minute at the StubHub Center. Robert Hanashiro-USA Today Sports

Alexis Sanchez on target as Manchester United edge AC Milan

Alexis Sanchez was on target as Manchester United defeated AC Milan on penalties in their International Champions Cup friendly here Wednesday.

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Protesters hold placards outside the British consulate in Hong Kong, calling on London to ‘stand for freedom’ with pro-democracy movement. Vincent Yu-AP

Protesters call on UK to protect Hong Kongers from China

Pro-democracy protesters rallied outside Britain’s consulate in Hong Kong on Sunday, demanding London do more to protect its former colonial subjects and ramp up pressure on Beijing over sliding freedoms.

Michael Owen: Playing for Liverpool then Manchester United like going from working for Tesco...

Michael Owen admits he has been left bemused by the daily abuse he receives on social media from Liverpool fans over his decision to join their rivals Manchester United in 2009, after comparing his move to a supermarket worker switching from Tesco to Sainsbury's.
Mashael al-Jaloud, right, wearing western clothes at a mall in Riyadh as she walks next to four women wearing niqabs

Saudi women drop Abaya, Hijab

Some rebel women have started to shun the obligatory abaya when they leave the house in a bold push for social liberties by young Saudis.
Dr Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment said this while fielding questions on television concerning the time for payment of the new wage.

ExxonMobil: Senator Ngige’s negotiating skill saved us from crisis

The Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited has attributed the peaceful resolution of the industrial dispute that engulfed the company last year to the astute negotiating skill of the Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige.
Former Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha has urged his supporters to resist further attacks from the government. He said he would no longer tolerate unwarranted assaults on his person and relatives.

Biafra: Senator Okorocha reveals when he’ll join IPOB

The immediate past Governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha, has declared that he will not hesitate to join the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, if the Nnamdi Kanu-led group is able to convince him to do so.