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Pope Francis names 14 new cardinals

Pope Francis has named 14 Roman Catholic prelates to the high rank of cardinal, the elite group of churchmen who are his closest advisers and can enter a conclave to choose his successor if they are under 80.

Why President Buhari should retire in 2019 – Archibishop Okogie

Olubunmi Okogie, Archbishop emeritus of the Catholic archdiocese of Lagos, says President Muhammadu Buhari should retire quietly come 2019.

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Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli

Jorge Sampaoli: Nigeria first of five finals for Argentina

Argentina’s do-or-die clash against Nigeria on Tuesday can be the launch pad for a woeful start to the World Cup, insisted defiant coach Jorge Sampaoli after seeing off calls for him to lose his job in the middle of the tournament.
Britain’s Andy Murray

Andy Murray gets Wimbledon boost with first win on comeback trail

Andy Murray offered encouragement that he could be ready to compete at Wimbledon as the former world number one beat Stan Wawrinka 6-1, 6-3 at Eastbourne on Monday.
Tony Ojukwu, the Executive Secretary of the National Human Right Commission (NHRC)

NHRC: Benue, Plateau killers may not be herdsmen

The head of the National Human Rights Commission, Mr. Tony Ojukwu, said on Monday that the unabated killings in some parts of the country particularly in Benue and Plateau States could be the handiwork of Boko Haram and not herdsmen as being speculated.
Nigerian Meteorological Agency | NIMET

NiMet predicts rains, thunderstorms on Tuesday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted prospects of thunderstorms and rains over the central states such as Bida, Mambila Plateau, Makurdi, Minna, Ilorin and Lafia axis on Tuesday morning.
Nigeria Stock Exchange

NSE: Market indices reverse negative trend, up by 0.34 percent

Activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Monday reversed the six-consecutive days downward movement with important market indices appreciating by 0.34 per cent.