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Sterling Hat-Trick As Man City Secure Top Four Ahead Of Champions League Verdict

    Raheem Sterling scored a hat-trick as Manchester City ensured they will finish in the Premier League’s top four with a 5-0 win over Brighton on Saturday as the club wait to find out whether they will be allowed to compete in the Champions League next season. City were handed a two-season ban from … Continue reading Sterling Hat-Trick As Man City Secure Top Four Ahead Of Champions League Verdict

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NDLEA Arrests 12 Suspected Drug Traffickers In Niger

  The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Niger State has arrested 12 suspected traffickers of hard substances, including cocaine. Channels Television learnt that the arrests were made during the COVID-19 lockdown period in the state that resulted in an increase in cases of drug trafficking. Confirming the development, the Acting NDLEA Commander, Isaac … Continue reading NDLEA Arrests 12 Suspected Drug Traffickers In Niger

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Why Magu Investigation Must Not End Up As ‘Usual Paddy-Paddy Arrangement’ – Fayose

  Former Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has said the investigation of suspended anti-graft chief, Ibrahim Magu, must be carried out in full. Fayose, who is also being tried over an alleged N2.2bn fraud case, said properties seized by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) under Magu had been sold to associates of Magu, … Continue reading Why Magu Investigation Must Not End Up As ‘Usual Paddy-Paddy Arrangement’ – Fayose

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Alleged N9.8bn Debt: AMCON Takes Over Large Expanse Of Land At Lekki

    In continuation of its assets recovery drive, the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has moved against debtors owing the Federal Government N9.8billion by seizing their properties and lands at Lekki, Lagos. The affected properties include large numbers of landed properties occupied by squatters and the mechanic village at Goshen Beach Estate, Lekki … Continue reading Alleged N9.8bn Debt: AMCON Takes Over Large Expanse Of Land At Lekki

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Manchester City To Learn UEFA Appeal Fate On Monday

  Manchester City will discover the result of their appeal against a two-year ban from UEFA competitions on Monday, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) announced Friday. City were banned by UEFA and handed a 30 million euro ($34 million, £27 million) fine for allegedly overstating sponsorship revenue to hide that they had not complied with financial … Continue reading Manchester City To Learn UEFA Appeal Fate On Monday

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Turkey Converts Hagia Sophia To Mosque As Christians Kick

  Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced Friday that the Hagia Sophia, one of the architectural wonders of the world, would be reopened for Muslim worship as a mosque, sparking fury in the Christian community and neighbouring Greece. His declaration came after a top Turkish court revoked the sixth-century Byzantine monument’s status as a museum, … Continue reading Turkey Converts Hagia Sophia To Mosque As Christians Kick

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One Dead As Protest Against Mali President Turns Violent

  One person was killed and 20 people injured in Mali’s capital Bamako on Friday, a hospital official said, during a mass rally against embattled President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita. Thousands initially gathered in a central city square to demand that Keita resign over the country’s long-running jihadist conflict, economic woes and perceived government corruption. But the … Continue reading One Dead As Protest Against Mali President Turns Violent

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Suspension Of WAEC Puts Nigeria At More Risk, Says Atiku

  Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has reacted to the suspension of the 2020 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) by the Federal Government. Atiku’s reaction comes two days after the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu announced that no Unity Schools will participate in the scheduled WAEC exams. Speaking after the Federal … Continue reading Suspension Of WAEC Puts Nigeria At More Risk, Says Atiku

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Depp Says Wife-Beating Claim Made Him ‘Quasimodo’

    Hollywood legend Johnny Depp on Friday accused Britain’s The Sun tabloid of turning him from “Cinderella into Quasimodo” by claiming he beat his ex-wife Amber Heard. The first week of Depp’s star-studded libel trial against the paper’s publisher and executive editor drew to a close with the 57-year-old denying hurling a champagne bottle … Continue reading Depp Says Wife-Beating Claim Made Him ‘Quasimodo’

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California To Sue Over Trump Order Revoking Foreign Student Visas

    California is suing US President Donald Trump’s administration over its policy threatening the visas of foreign students whose courses move online due to coronavirus, officials said Thursday. The lawsuit to be filed by the state’s attorney general comes as Trump pushes for the country’s education facilities to reopen even as virus infections continue … Continue reading California To Sue Over Trump Order Revoking Foreign Student Visas

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