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October 20, 2021

De-proscribe IPOB, release Nnamdi Kanu, Igbo traditional rulers tell Buhari

The traditional rulers said there is a “general atmosphere of fear and progressive militarisation in the geo-political zone.”

IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu and President Muhammadu Buhari
October 20, 2021

Liverpool beat Atletico Madrid 3-2, Griezmann sees red

Antoine Griezmann scored twice but was sent off for Atletico Madrid as they fell to a 3-2 Champions League Group B defeat to Liverpool.

October 20, 2021

Vinicius double helps Real Madrid to 5-0 win at Shakhtar

Real Madrid’s Vinicius Jr scored twice to lead them to a 5-0 win at Shakhtar Donetsk on Tuesday as they put behind them their home defeat by Sheriff Tiraspol.

October 20, 2021

Champions League: Ajax thrash Dortmund 4-0

Ajax Amsterdam produced a dominant showing to rout Borussia Dortmund 4-0 on Tuesday and keep up their 100 per cent record in the Champions League.

October 20, 2021

Mbappe-Messi goals earn PSG comeback win against Leipzig

Paris St Germain’s Kylian Mbappe and Lionel Messi found their groove as they inspired their side to a 3-2 comeback victory at home to RB Leipzig.

October 20, 2021

Global investment flows reach $852 billion in 2021

After a big drop in 2021 caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, global foreign direct investment reached an estimated $852 billion in the first half of 2021.

October 20, 2021

Sixty-eight per cent of players fully vaccinated: EPL

The English Premier League confirmed on Tuesday that 68 per cent of its players have now been fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

October 19, 2021

National Youth Games: Sports ministry to use NIN to fight age-cheats

Youth and sports minister Sunday Dare says NIMC registration will be a requirement going forward.

Minister of youth and sports development Sunday Dare (Credit: Twitter)
October 19, 2021

‘High profile’ PDP members defecting to APC: Gov. Buni

The PDP’s state deputy chairman, and assistant secretary defected to the APC on Tuesday.

Yobe Governor Mai Mala-Buni
October 19, 2021

Turkish President Erdogan to visit Nigeria October 19: Official

Mr Erdogan is expected to sign bilateral agreements, and commission the Turkish Cultural Centre in Abuja.

President Muhammadu Buhari and President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan