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Court frees Atiku’s son, grants child custody to ex-wife

  A Tinubu Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday discharged Aminu Atiku Abubakar of contempt but granted the custody of his two children to his estranged wife, Fatimo Bolori. Aminu is the son of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar. The Chief Magistrate, Mrs Kikelomo Ayeye ordered that the children, Amirah, 8 and Amir, 6, should be in the […]
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SEC orders suspension of Oando shares, audit of firm

Stanley Opara The Nigerian Stock Exchange, on Wednesday, suspended trading on the shares of Oando Plc as directed by the apex regulator, the Securities and Exchange Commission. SEC also said it planned further investigation and audit of the firm. Some shareholders of Oando, in separate interviews, called for the suspension of the management of Oando […]
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Hazard rescues Chelsea in six-goal Roma thriller

Eden Hazard came to Chelsea’s rescue after his side blew a two-goal lead in a dramatic 3-3 draw with Roma in the Champions League on Wednesday. Antonio Conte’s team looked on course for a comfortable victory at Stamford Bridge thanks to first half goals from David Luiz and Hazard at Stamford Bridge. But Roma’s Aleksandar […]
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Buhari and the stigma of sectionalism

The reformist inclination of President Muhammadu Buhari has never been helped by what has become an historical perception of sectionalism in the direction of his leadership. The damage was done during his leadership debut between December 1983 and August 1985 when key southern politicians and opinion moulders assumed he favoured the North at the expense […]
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Project Insight - Railway Construction Projects: Middle East and Africa

East and Africa region is forecast to greatly expand its railway network with The Middle East countries building new metro systems and new railways and Sub-Saharan African countries particularly ...
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10-man Barcelona beat Olympiakos as Pique sees red

Barcelona shrugged off an early Gerard Pique red card and the distractions of a first match at the Camp Nou since a violent crackdown of an independence referendum in Catalonia to beat Olympiakos 3-1 on Wednesday. A Dimitrios Nikolaou own goal and second-half strikes from Lionel Messi and Lucas Digne ensured a comfortable evening for […]
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UPDATE 2-Nigerian regulator suspends Oando shares, orders audit

Nigeria’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said on Wednesday it had ordered the suspension of Oando shares, citing concerns about possible insider trading and the oil company’ ...
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Rivers Angels are Aiteo Cup champs

Rivers Angels head coach Edwin Okon says the team's NWPL Super 4 flop served as a tonic that helped the side to win the women's Aiteo Cup title.
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Goalkeeping gaffe hands Man Utd win at Benfica

Manchester United took a huge stride towards the Champions League knockout stages on Wednesday, seeing off an uninspired Benfica 1-0 to make it three wins out of three thanks to a goalkeeping howler. Marcus Rashford broke the deadlock midway through the second half when an inswinging free-kick from the left was carried over his line […]
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UEFA Champions League results – collated

UEFA Champions League results on Wednesday: Group A At Lisbon Benfica (POR) 0 Manchester United (ENG) 1 (Rashford 65) At Moscow CSKA Moscow (RUS) 0 Basel (SUI) 2 (Xhaka 29, Oberlin 90) Group B At Munich, Germany Bayern Munich (GER) 3 (Mueller 17, Kimmich 29, Hummels 51) Celtic (SCO) 0 At Brussels Anderlecht (BEL) 0 […]
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Enyeama returns!

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Gernot Rohr says no plan to replace Super Eagles’ Captain John Mikel Obi | WATCH

The head coach of Nigeria’s senior football team Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has assured that he as no plans to replace the team’s skipper John Mikel Obi. Speaking to Hip TV, the German tactician discussed the challenges so far, and also went on to state that any player who is doing well will be given […] The post Gernot Rohr says no plan to replace Super Eagles’ Captain John ...
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Madjer named new Algeria coach

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The first casualty, when war comes, is truth –Hiram Johnson (1866-1945) The events of the last week revolving around the outbreak of monkeypox should make us sober. Logic was turned on its head, and common sense took a dive into the bushes. A whole regi

The first casualty, when war comes, is truth –Hiram Johnson (1866-1945) The events of the last week revolving around the outbreak of monkeypox should make us sober. Logic was turned on its head, and common sense took a dive into the bushes. A whole region was gripped in a mass hysteria that was almost apocalyptic […]
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