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Barcelona Injury Woes Continue As Dembele is Sidelined For Five Weeks

Spanish champions, Barcelona just added to the list of their injured players, after confirming that French forward Ousmane Dembele is set to miss “approximately five weeks” with a hamstring strain. The winger went 90 minutes in Barcelona’s La Liga opener against Athletic Club, which saw the reigning champions downed on a late goal from Aritz Aduriz. The club confirmed Monday…

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I Have Forgiven My Attackers, They Were On Drugs – Ekweremadu

A former Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, returned to the country on Monday and declared that he would not be seeking punishment for his attackers because he had forgiven them. Ekweremadu, who spoke with journalists at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International airport on arrival from the trip, described his assault in Nuremburg, Germany on…

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UK To ‘End Freedom Of Movement For EU Citizens On Day One Of Brexit’

Free movement for EU citizens will end on day one of a no-deal Brexit under new Home Office plans, a new report has claimed. Home Secretary Priti Patel is determined for border restrictions to be imposed immediately on October 31, even without a replacement system, says The Independent. Ministers had wanted to delay stopping free…

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‘Super Zee’ Oshoala Saves The Day For Barcelona As She Maintains 100% Goal Scoring Stat

Nigerian female footballer, Asisat Oshoala got the only goal for Spanish giants Barcelona as they defeated Montpellier 1-0 in Sunday’s international club friendly. Barcelona were drawn against Juventus in the Women’s Champions League Round of 32 on Friday and aimed to end their tour on a high after wins over Marseille and Arsenal. The French ladies were hoping to conclude their pre-season campaign on a fine note ahead…

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Several Injured As Yoruba and Hausa Traders Clash In Lagos

Pandemonium broke out today, at Ilepo market, Oke-Odo, along the Lagos /Abeokuta expressway, following a clash between Hausa and Yoruba traders  leading to several persons were severely injured, while goods worth millions of naira were destroyed, with some makeshift shops burnt. According to Vangaurd, there were different accounts as to how the trouble started. A…

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Siasia To Address Public Over FIFA Life Ban, Says ”He Did Nothing Wrong”

Under-fire former Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia has said he will address a press conference after the highest footballing governing body FIFA handed to him a ban from all football activity for life after being found guilty of accepting to receive bribes in order to manipulate matches. The press conference is scheduled for 12 noon…

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Forbes Celebrated 28-Year-Old Nigerian Entrepreneur Obinwanne Okeke Arrested For Alleged $11m Wire Fraud

A young and prolific Nigerian Entrepreneur, Obinwanne Okeke has reportedly been arrested by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in conspiracy to commit fraud running into the sum of 11 million US dollars. This was disclosed on an affidavit deposed to by one Marshall Ward, a special agent employed by the United States Department…

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