Home Topics Rowe

Rowe

Diego Simeone speaks at a news conference. AFP PHOTO - ROSLAN RAHMANROSLAN RAHMAN-AFP-Getty Images

Diego Simeone praises Atletico Madrid youngsters in win over Arsenal

Atletico Madrid coach, Diego Simeone, on Thursday heaped praise on an inexperienced squad shorn of key players still resting from their 2018 FIFA World Cup exploits.
Wayne Rooney (R) of DC United celebrates after the DC United vs the Vancouver Whitecaps FC match in Washington DC on July 14, 2018. - AFP PHOTO - ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS

Wayne Rooney makes triumphant MLS debut in DC United 3-1 win

England all-time goals leader Wayne Rooney made a triumphant Major League Soccer debut as a reserve Saturday, assisting on a goal in DC United's 3-1 rout of Vancouver.

Recent Stories

Plateau council polls: APC urges tribunal to dismiss all petitions

The APC has asked the Plateau Local Government Elections Tribunal to strike out the 31 petitions filed by the PDP, citing alleged failure to reply to pre-hearing questions within the seven days required by law.

REC: INEC ready for by-election in Ekiti

The Resident Electoral Commissioner in Ekiti State, Prof. Abduganiy Raji, on Thursday said the commission was now ready for the pending by-election to fill the vacant seat in the state House of Assembly.

House of Reps seek to change system of government

The House of Representatives has introduced a bill proposing a change in Nigeria’s system of government from Presidential to Parliamentary system.
President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded Nigerians for curbing excessive taste for foreign products, which has positioned the country for food self-sufficiency, and resulted into savings of over $21 billion.

Muhammadu Buhari: I’m not desperate

Amid the controversies trailing President Muhamadu Buhari’s decline to assent to the amended Electoral Act, he has allay fears that his refusal was not to encourage manipulation of the electoral process, insisting that he is not in any way desperate to remain in power against the wish of the people.
President Donald Trump speaks during his meeting to discuss potential damage from Hurricane Michael, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Associated Press)

Donald Trump denies directing jailed Michael Cohen to break law

Donald Trump on Thursday denied directing his ex-lawyer Michael Cohen to break the law after the US president’s longtime close ally was sentenced to three years for campaign finance violations and other crimes.