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December 14, 2018 6:28 AM EPL: Chelsea speaks on anti-Semitic chanting against Vidi FC

Chelsea has said fans found guilty of racism would face the strongest possible actions. The decision was taken following allegations of anti-Semitic chanting by their supporters during their final Europa League group game, NAN reports. The incident came days after four Chelsea fans were banned from their matches pending a police investigation following 30

November 7, 2018 2:00 PM Prince Charles arrives Lagos in continuation of Nigeria tour

The Prince of Wales, Charles and his wife, Camilla have arrived Lagos State as part of their official visit to Nigeria. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Charles and his entourage arrived aboard a B737 aircraft with registration number CS-TFY, which landed at the presidential Wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, at about 12.08pm. They were received 29

October 25, 2018 4:03 PM 27 Nigerians named as UK most powerful, influential persons [Full list]

No fewer than 27 Nigerian-born British descents have been listed among the most influential and powerful black Britons in the 12th year of the UK Black Powerlist honours. Men and women of African and African-Caribbean heritage in Britain who are making a difference and impacting lives in their environment were honoured. The chief executive officer of Ebonylife 28

October 21, 2018 7:51 PM Biafra: What Nnamdi Kanu said about 2019 elections, Trump, Fayose, his escape

Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has finally broken his silence, since he resurfaced in Jerusalem, Israel. In a broadcast on Sunday evening, Kanu vowed not to return to the Federal High Court in Abuja, where he was standing trial before he left the country. The FG had charged him with treason but Binta Nyako, a judge 28

October 13, 2018 8:07 PM 2019: Atiku, Archbishop of Canterbury, UK High Commissioner hold private meeting [PHOTOS]

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, on Saturday held a closed-door meeting with the Archbishop of Canterbury, His Grace Justin Welby. The cleric has been a close friend of Nigerian leaders over the years. He was one of the very few individuals that were allowed to see President Muhammadu Buhari during his medical 29

September 26, 2018 12:35 PM 2019 election: Wike tells British govt why there may be violence

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has urged the international community to prevail on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and security agencies not to interfere with the voting process of the 2019 elections. Wike made the call while hosting the Deputy British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Laure Beaufils at the Government House in Port Harcourt 27

September 24, 2018 12:23 PM Nigeria’s first female banker, Sarah Morocco-Clarke is dead

Morocco-Clarke died at the age of 80 on Sunday, 16 September 2018, after a short illness. Sarah Morocco-Clarke, an alumnus of Queen’s College Lagos, started her career with First Bank (then Bank of British West Africa, and subsequently Standard Bank) as a pioneer female employee, and rose through the ranks at First Bank Nigeria and was made the Services 26

September 24, 2018 8:09 AM FIFA Best Player: All you need to know about Monday’s awards

The world’s best male and female footballers, will be named at the Best FIFA Football Awards in London on Monday. This is the third year of the Best FIFA awards, after the world governing body’s six-year association with the Ballon d’Or came to an end. Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah are the finalists for the men’s player award for 2018. Ada Hegerberg 30

September 12, 2018 3:27 PM EPL: Tottenham goalkeeper, Hugo Lloris banned for 20 months

Tottenham goalkeeper, Hugo Lloris has been banned from driving for 20 months. He was also fined after pleading guilty to a charge of drink-driving, British media reported on Wednesday. The 31-year-old World Cup winning goalkeeper admitted being more than twice above the drink-drive limit of 35 micrograms when he was stopped by police in central London 26

August 28, 2018 7:29 AM £70m seized from a Nigerian – UK Govt

The United Kingdom says it had returned the sum of £70million recovered from a Nigerian. The country said the individual was convicted of fraud in an Italian court. British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Paul Arkwright, made the disclosure in a chat with journalists in Abuja on Monday. He said, “There was an Italian court case with a particular person 26