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Slaven Bilic appointed West Brom boss

Former Croatia and West Ham boss Slaven Bilic has been handed the task of leading West Brom back to the Premier League, the Championship side announced on Thursday.
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Dillian Whyte: Deontay Wilder loss wouldn’t shock me

Dillian Whyte insists he will not be shocked if Deontay Wilder’s reign as WBC champion is ended by Dominic Breazeale this weekend.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek wants to emulate John Terry and become a Chelsea leader.

Ruben Loftus-Cheek wants to be Chelsea leader like John Terry

The England midfielder observed the former Stamford Bridge captain at close quarters after breaking through from the club's youth ranks five years ago.
Manchester City

Manchester City win thrilling EPL title race, break Liverpool hearts

Manchester City retained the Premier League title after surviving a scare on the final day to see off Brighton 4-1 at the Amex and beat Liverpool to top spot.
Tottenham Hotspur's Argentinian head coach Mauricio Pochettino awaits kick off in the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Tottenham Hotspur at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on September 22, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Glyn KIRK /

Mauricio Pochettino: You cannot compare Tottenham to Liverpool

Ahead of a potentially season-defining trip to Liverpool this weekend, Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has claimed it is unfair to compare his side with opponents still challenging for the Premier League.
Grammys

Childish Gambino wins four Grammys for ‘This Is America’

Childish Gambino on Sunday grabbed his fourth Grammy of the night, the coveted Record of the Year prize for best overall song, for his politically charged hit “This Is America.” The trap gospel song packed...
Anthony Joshua celebrates with all his belts after stopping Alexander Povetkin at Wembley Stadium on Saturday. Photo by Richard Heathcote-Getty Images

Anthony Joshua considers Dillian Whyte’s option at Wembley

Anthony Joshua has confirmed that Dillian Whyte could face him at Wembley Stadium if he beats Dereck Chisora and Deontay Wilder fails to “step up”.

FIFA investigating Rhian Brewster’s claim of racism at U17 World Cup

FIFA is investigating Rhian Brewster's claim that England team-mate Morgan Gibbs-White was racially abused during the Under-17 World Cup final against Spain.

British businesswoman Amanda Staveley bid £300m for Newcastle

A British businesswoman has made a formal offer of around £300 million ($397 million, 338 million euros) for Premier League club Newcastle United, according to British media reports on Monday.

Sam Smith sings heartbreak away in new album

At only 25, British soul singer Sam Smith has already brought the music world to his feet.

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The Benue State House of Assembly, on Thursday, elected principal officers who will steer the affairs of the House in the next four years.

Benue Assembly elects principal officers

The Benue State House of Assembly, on Thursday, elected principal officers who will steer the affairs of the House in the next four years.
PoS machines and poor connectivity

EFCC expresses worry over use of POS machines

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday expressed concern over what it called the errant use of Point of Sale (POS) machines in the country.
Najila Trindade

Brazilian police file defamation complaint against Neymar’s rape accuser

Brazilian police said on Thursday they had filed a defamation suit against the woman who has accused football star Neymar of rape after she insinuated the force was corrupt.

PDP leaders, lawmakers meet over National Assembly minority positions

Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party currently are holding a meeting to strategise on who will be the minority leaders, minority whips and Chairman, PDP Caucus of the National Assembly.

Sudan’s Omar al-Bashir charged with corruption

Sudan’s ex-president Omar al-Bashir was on Thursday formally charged with corruption, following the completion of an investigation by state prosecutors.