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July 18, 2018 9:38 PM Transfer news: Liverpool completes signing of Alisson Becker for €75m

Liverpool have completed the signing of Alisson Becker for a fee of €75m (£67m), subject to the Roma goalkeeper passing a medical, according to Sky sport. The 25-year-old travelled to England on a private jet on Wednesday evening and will undergo a medical with the Reds in the next few days. Sky in Italy understands the Brazil international has already 18

July 18, 2018 10:22 AM We Are Now Returning To A More Dangerous Way Of Doing Business- Barack Obama

Former U.S. President Barack Obama has revealed that the world is now in a phrase of dangerous ways of doing business and is generally in a very uncertain stage. Obama said these words in a speech honouring anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela. “They are strange, they are uncertain. Each day’s news cycles bringing more headspinning and disturbing headlines 15

July 17, 2018 7:42 PM Taiwo Awoniyi signs new Liverpool deal

Taiwo Awoniyi has committed his long-term future to Liverpool, after agreeing a new deal on Tuesday. The contract extension is believed to be a five-year deal with improved wages. It comes on the back of Awoniyi’ss exploits last season, while on loan at Belgian top-flight outfit, Royal Excel Mouscron. Awoniyi scored 10 times, including two goals to help Mouscron 18

July 17, 2018 2:23 PM Mayweather, Kylie Jenner, Ronaldo, Messi make Forbes’ list of highest-paid entertainers

Floyd Mayweather, Lionel Messi, Christiano Ronaldo, Kylie Jenner and other celebrities have made it to the newly-released Forbes list of World’s Highest-Paid Entertainers 2018. Floyd Mayweather tops the ranking with $285 million in pre-tax earnings, almost entirely on the strength of his August 2017 fight versus Conor McGregor. George Clooney finishes 20

July 17, 2018 1:00 AM Joshua, Povetkin to fight Sept. 22 –

Anthony Joshua will fight Alexander Povetkin at Wembley on September 22nd with his fourth stadium fight in succession bringing his total live audience for those spectaculars close to 350,000. The confirmation that Joshua will fulfil his WBA mandatory defence against Povetkin will come as no surprise. The 28-year-old has been in training while negotiations 20

July 16, 2018 9:19 PM NPFL resumption date postponed

The resumption date of the Nigeria Professional Football League has been moved, the Club Owners’ Association have announced. The NPFL, which has been on break because of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, was expected to resume this Wednesday with Match Day 25 fixtures across nine centres. In a statement released by its executive secretary, Alloy Chukwuemeka 20

July 16, 2018 8:33 AM Family of slain NYSC member petitions against Garki hospital, makes demands

The family of Angela Igwetu, a member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, shot dead by a police officer, has petitioned the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibraham Idris, demanding justice against Garki General Hospital. In the petition, the family told the police authorities to go after the hospital, insisting that the autopsy report faulted 16

July 16, 2018 7:47 AM Nigerian govt realised N2.53trn from taxes in 6 months – FIRS

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has announced that it realised N2.52 trillion from various taxes from January to June 2018. The amount showed that the Service had realised 75 per cent of its total target for the year, which is an improvement over what was realised in the corresponding period in 2017. A report on the revenue performance by the agency 22

July 13, 2018 12:05 PM ‎Supreme Court affirms Victor Oye as APGA national Chair ‎ ‎Supreme Court affirms Victor Oye as APGA national Chair

The Supreme Court, on Friday, dismissed the multiple appeals seeking the sacking of Dr. Victor Oye as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA). Justice Sidi Bage who delivered the lead judgment of the apex court, dismissed the two appeals filed by a faction of the party led by Chief Martin Agbaso and Mike Alioke against Oye for ‎lacking 20

July 13, 2018 9:21 AM The Legacy Of Osun And FG Sukuk Projects

It is on record that the first set of Sukuk projects emerged from Osun State, hence, the Sukuk projects in Nigeria will ever remain the bequeathed legacy of Governor Rauf Aregbesola who was the first Nigerian to introduce it. He has always maintained that Sukuk projects are purely for business purposes and that the global issuance of it is “expanding 21