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October 30, 2018 6:13 PM EPL: FA fines Chelsea coach £6,000

Chelsea coach, Marco Ianni, has been fined £6,000 by the Football Association, after admitting to an improper conduct charge, in his over-exuberant celebrations against Manchester United. Maurizio Sarri’s second assistant coach sparked a touchline fracas, after celebrating Ross Barkley’s late equaliser in front of José Mourinho. An FA statement read: “Chelsea 25

August 15, 2018 5:42 PM Sallah: Govt orders immediate payment of workers’ August salary

Ahead of the Sallah celebrations, Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has directed the Ministry of Finance to commence immediate payment of August salary to workers. Commissioner for Finance, Alhaji Demola Banu, disclosed this on Wednesday. He explained that arrangements have been concluded and that workers would receive their salaries with effect 21

August 3, 2018 1:32 PM Day Lagos, Asaba stood still for Mandela– The Sun News

Lagos and Asaba last week stood still in commemoration of the goodwill and life of former South African president and Nobel Peace laureate, Nelson Mandela. Led by the South African Consulate Lagos, the Nelson Mandela Centenary celebrations, was in collaboration with South African Tourism West Africa, United Nations Information Center (UNIC) and National 27

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 20

July 18, 2018 6:26 AM Transfer: Paul Pogba to leave Manchester United for Juventus

France midfielder, Paul Pogba wants to leave Manchester United and return to Juventus. Pogba was one of the stars of the just concluded World Cup in Russia, helping France to lift their second trophy in history. The 25-year-old has, however, struggled to find consistency for United and his displays were criticised by manager, Jose Mourinho 22

July 16, 2018 2:35 PM Paris Renames Metro Stations To Honour World Cup Stars

Six Paris metro stations were temporarily renamed in honour of France’s World Cup-winning champions after their 4-2 rollercoaster victory against Croatia. Among the changes, station Victor Hugo became “Victor Hugo Lloris”, named after the team’s captain and goalkeeper, whose second-half mistake gave Croatia faint hopes of a late comeback. The metro stop at Bercy 30

July 8, 2018 2:50 PM World Cup 2018: Why Croatia may face FIFA sanctions after eliminating Russia

FIFA have began probe into Croatia’s celebrations, after they eliminated Russia from the 2018 World Cup on Saturday night. Croatia defender, Domagoj Vida, is facing possible disciplinary measures for posting a video, dedicating the victory to Ukraine. Vida scored an extra-time goal and one of their penalties in a 4-3 shootout win over the World Cup hosts 23

June 24, 2018 6:37 AM Senegal vs Japan: Coach Cisse speaks on being ‘sex symbol’

Senegal coach, Aliou Cisse, has laughed off talk about his growing status, as one of the sex symbols at the 2018 World Cup. Cisse was momentarily speechless on Saturday, when asked the question by a Russian journalist, ahead of Sunday’s game against Japan. “I don’t know, you’ll have to ask the ladies,” the 42-year-old replied. Clips of Cisse’s fist-pumping 52

June 15, 2018 1:32 PM Eid-el-Fitr: Police places 5,000 personnel on red alert in Benue

Benue State Police Commissioner, Fatai Owoseni, said that the Command has placed about 5,000 of its personnel on red alert to ensure a hitch-free Eid-el-Fitr celebrations in the state. Addressing newsmen in Makurdi, Owoseni said: “We have placed our officers and men, about 5,000, on red alert to ensure that there are no security breaches in the course 30

May 28, 2018 5:10 PM Democracy Day: What APC said in message to Nigerians

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated all Nigerians on the momentous occasion of the 2018 Democracy Day Celebrations. Bolaji Abdullahi, National Publicity Secretary of the party, in a statement, said the journey as a nation since 1999 has not been an easy one. He said the country had built on the gains of those early years fractured by military 30