Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has hinted Chris Smalling could have a Manchester United future after he completed an impressive loan spell with Roma. Defender Smalling on Tuesday stated he was “gutted” that he would play no further part in Roma’s quest to win the Europa League. The centre-back was rock solid at the heart of theRead More
German football faces a dramatic cultural shift if supporters are allowed back to stadiums next season, with away fans, standing and alcoholic drinks all set to be curbed. Elite clubs joined a key German Football League (DFL) meeting on Tuesday where a set of strict rules was put in place to ensure uniformity in how theRead More
Gianluigi Buffon told the retiring Iker Casillas “without you everything would have been less meaningful” in an emotional social-media tribute. There has long been a mutual respect between veteran Juventus legend Buffon and Real Madrid great Casillas, who have earned reputations as two of the greatest goalkeepers of their generation. On Tuesday, Casillas called timeRead
Paulo Dybala has been named Serie A MVP for the 2019-20 season after playing a starring role in Juventus’ successful title defence – but Cristiano Ronaldo missed out in the list of individual honours. Dybala scored 11 goals and provided six assists in the league as the Bianconeri were crowned champions in Italy for a ninth successive year.Read
Iker Casillas “conquered the hearts of the Madridistas” and Real Madrid will always be his home, said president Florentino Perez in a glowing tribute. Los Blancos legend Casillas officially announced his retirement on Tuesday, although he has not played since suffering a heart attack in training with Porto on May 1 last year. Casillas roseRead
Twitter said in a regulatory filing this week it’s likely to be fined up to $250 million for misusing user phone numbers to target ads. In a Securities and Exchange Commission filing on Monday, Twitter said it so far set aside $150 million for an anticipated fine from the Federal Trade Commission. The social networkRead More
A group of Niger Delta students have shown their appreciations to President Muhammadu Buhari for ordering the immediate payment of the tuitions and allowances of the scholars of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
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Tiffany Haddish has confirmed her relationship with Common. The “Girls Trip” star, 40 revealed the romance on Steve-O’s podcast “Wild Ride,” calling it, “the best relationship I’ve ever been in.” “This is hands down the best relationship I’ve ever been in. Knock on wood! I’ve lost 20 pounds since I’ve been in this relationship.” SheRead
Construction of the $12 billion Dangote Refinery, which has the capacity to refine 650,000 barrels per day/bpd, has reached 71 percent completion stage. The Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, stated this in its latest report— List of Valid Refinery Licences— obtained by Vanguard.
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By Michael Eboh The downstream subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, the Petroleum Products Marketing Company, PPMC, has fixed the ex-depot price of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, also known as petrol, at N138.62 per litre. The ex-depot price is the price at which depot owners sell the commodity to retail outlets. In recentRead More
President Muhammadu Buhari has extended greetings to the Founder/Chairman of one of Africa’s leading conglomerates BUA Group, Abdul Samad Rabiu, on his 60th birthday.
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Nigeria and 186 member-countries have ratified the ILO Convention on the Worst Forms of Child Labour, 1999 (No. 182), making it the first time in the history of the organisation that its convention had been ratified by all members.
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Two enormous explosions devastated Beirut’s port on Tuesday, leaving at least 73 people dead and thousands injured, shaking distant buildings and spreading panic and chaos across the Lebanese capital. The second blast sent an enormous orange fireball into the sky, flattened the harbourside and drove a tornado-like shockwave through the city, shattering windows kilometres (miles)Read
By Onyeabochukwu Christian It is becoming abundantly clear to the blind and audible enough to the deaf that the clamours for political zoning and other power-sharing arrangements as mechanisms for political correctness have overshadowed liberal democracy not only in Enugu State, but in Nigeria as a country. Permit me to start this contribution by definingRead More
Lebanon’s Interior Minister, Mohammed Fahmi, says the Tuesday explosion in Beirut was caused by ammonium nitrate. He said the chemical was stored in a warehouse at the port. More than 50 people were feared dead, with nearly 3,000 injured. Prime Minister, Hassan Diab, disclosed that the warehouse had been the subject of warnings since 2014. […]