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Ex-international, Jonathan Akpoborie, says Chinedu Obasi, who accused officials of demanding bribe from him prior to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, should be given a chance to present his case.

Jonathan Akpoborie: Don’t dismiss Chinedu Obasi’s bribery allegations

Ex-international, Jonathan Akpoborie, says Chinedu Obasi, who accused officials of demanding bribe from him prior to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, should be given a chance to present his case.
China announced Thursday the suspension of all domestic football and postponed indefinitely the top-flight Chinese Super League (CSL) season in response to the deadly viral outbreak sweeping the country.

Swedish clubs accuse government of stopping them from playing football

Sweden’s elite football clubs have accused the country’s health authorities of banning them from carrying out their profession as frustration over the COVID-19 pandemic grows.
The mayor of Manaus, the biggest city in the Amazon rainforest region, asked world leaders Tuesday for help fighting the novel coronavirus, which has brought his city’s health system to the brink of collapse.

Brazilian Amazon mayor pleads for world help in fight against coronavirus

The mayor of Manaus, the biggest city in the Amazon rainforest region, asked world leaders Tuesday for help fighting the novel coronavirus, which has brought his city’s health system to the brink of collapse.
Former Nigerian Golden Eaglets star Ishaq Abdulrazak is on the verge of signing for Swedish top-flight side Norrkoping FK.

Former Golden Eaglets star to join Swedish side Norrkoping

Former Nigerian Golden Eaglets star Ishaq Abdulrazak is on the verge of signing for Swedish top-flight side Norrkoping FK.
Sven-Goran Eriksson has revealed he turned the chance to manage Super Eagles at 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa after he was told by an official of the Nigeria Football Federation that his salary would be paid into two different bank accounts.

Sven-Goran Eriksson: Why I turned down Nigeria national team job in 2010

Former England manager Sven-Goran Erikson has revealed he turned the chance to manage the Super Eagles at the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa after he was told by an official of the Nigeria Football Federation that his salary would be paid into two different bank accounts.
Swedish university city of Lund is spreading a tonne of smelling chicken manure in a park to discourage people from gathering today for a festival.

Swedish city uses stinking manure to keep people away from park

Gustav Lindblad, from Lund’s environmental committee, said it was a good opportunity to fertilise the lawn, but “it may not be so nice to sit and drink beer in the park”.
AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic continued to train in Sweden with Hammarby, the club he part owns, with his future in Italy in the balance. 6

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to feature in a friendly with Hammarby

Zlatan Ibrahimovic will participate in a friendly with Hammarby on Friday, after having impressed those at the club after training with the Swedish club.
Bologna have reportedly tabled a six-month contract offer to Zlatan Ibrahimovic when his deal with Los Angeles Galaxy expires in December.

Zlatan Ibrahimović threatened ‘to kill’ team-mates after LA Galaxy defeat

Zlatan Ibrahimović allegedly threatened ‘to kill’ anyone who talked to him after an LA Galaxy defeat.
An Abuja High Court yesterday finally declined to join the names of President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick and the General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi to a case of financial misappropriation brought before it by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

Amaju Pinnick: Top-class coaches have applied for Super Falcons job

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Pinnick has revealed that top-class coaches have applied for the Super Falcons job.
AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic continued to train in Sweden with Hammarby, the club he part owns, with his future in Italy in the balance. 4

Zlatan Ibrahimovic shrugs off coughing fit, trains with Swedish side Hammarby

AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic trained with Swedish club Hammarby as the global soccer shutdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic continues, and a brief bout of coughing didn’t appear to trouble him as he practiced his shooting.
Nigerian youngster Henry Offia is happy with his decision to join Swedish side Dalkurd FF.

Flying Eagles star looking forward to a good adventure in Sweden

Offia has not made his official appearance for the Club, but he’s working hard to be ready for selection when football return after recent shut down across Europe due to coronavirus pandemic.
Teenage eco-warrior Greta Thunberg branded the EU’s grand plan to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050 inadequate on Wednesday and said Europe is falsely claiming to lead the world on climate.

Greta Thunberg says it’s ‘extremely likely’ she has coronavirus

Greta Thunberg said Tuesday it’s “extremely likely” that she became infected with COVID-19 on a recent jaunt to Europe — but has “basically recovered.”
Fanny Nylander, Deputy head of Mission, Embassy of Sweden to Nigeria and participants from the Wikimedia empowerement in Lagos, Nigeria.

Sweden partners firm to empower Lagos women

Fanny Nylander, Deputy head of Mission, Embassy of Sweden to Nigeria, has partnered Wikimedia Nigeria Foundation to empower 30 women in Lagos.
Lafarge SA

Coronavirus: Our cement lines still in operation – Lafarge

Lafarge Africa PLC, Ewekoro, has denied reports that its production lines has been closed following the visit of the Coronavirus-infected Italian to the company’s guest house.
Lafarge SA

Coronavirus: 11 more contacts quarantined as firm debunks closure of production line

Eleven more contacts of Coronavirus index case have been quarantined within the isolation facilities set up by Lafarge African PLC, Ewekoro Plant in Ewekoro Local Government area of Ogun State.
WikiLeaks’ founder Julian Assange leaves Westminster magistrates court in London after a previous hearing last month. Simon Dawson-Reuters

Britain starts hearing US case for extraditing Julian Assange

Britain on Monday starts hearing Washington’s extradition request for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in a test case of media freedoms in the digital age and the limits of US justice.
Super Falcons forward Ebere Orji is delighted to secure a move to Swedish Damallsvenskan outfit, Linkoping on a one-year deal.

Linkopings move delights Falcons forward Ebere Orji

Super Falcons forward Ebere Orji is delighted to secure a move to Swedish Damallsvenskan outfit, Linkoping on a one-year deal.
Nigeria 19 years old sensation Christy Ucheibe has secured a three-and-half-year deal with Portuguese Liga BPI outfit SL Benfica from Swedish club Assi IF.

Christy Ucheibe joins Benfica on three-and-half-year deal

Nigeria 19-year old sensation Christy Ucheibe has secured a three-and-half-year deal with Portuguese Liga BPI outfit SL Benfica from Swedish club Assi IF.

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Medical council validates four coronavirus test kits – registrar

The Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) says it has validated four Rapid Test Kits to determine their suitability for testing SAR-COV-2 infection popularly known as COVID-19 in the country.
Legendary reggae artiste, Majekodunmi Fasheke, aka Majek Fashek is dead. The artiste died in a New York hospital after a protracted illness on Monday about 5-45pm. He was aged 71.

Nigerian celebrities mourn deceased Majek Fashek

Nigerian celebrities have taken to their social media platforms to mourn the death of Music Legend, Majekodunmi Fasheke, a.k.a Majek Fashek.
Rwanda says it will announce new restrictions on containing the coronavirus Tuesday, a stark reversal of the country's plan days ago to ease restrictions, including motor vehicle travel throughout the country.

Rwanda set to announce new coronavirus restrictions

Rwanda says it will announce new restrictions on containing the coronavirus Tuesday, a stark reversal of the country's plan days ago to ease restrictions, including motor vehicle travel throughout the country.
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari3

Nigeria declares telecoms facilities critical national Infrastructure

In response to the yearnings of industry stakeholders to declare telecom facilities Critical National Infrastructure, President Muhammadu Buhari, has finally approved and also directed that necessary physical protective measures be put in place to safeguard telecommunications infrastructure deployed across the country.
President Muhammadu Buhari has again, addressed Nigerians on the efforts of its government to contain the coronavirus pandemic (covid-19) that is ravaging the country 4

ASCAB: President Buhari’s speech underestimate Sani Abacha’s $5 billion loot

Alliance for Surviv­ing COVID-19 and Beyond, (ASCAB), a group led by prominent Nigerian human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has said that President Mu­hammadu Buhari’s claim that late dictator, Sani Abacha, stole $1 billion con­tradicts the figures earlier released by his own officials.