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Ekwueme hale, hearty and recovering, says family source

A source close to the family of nation’s first elected Vice President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme has debunked news reports suggesting that the elder statesman has passed on, rather, the source maintained that he is still alive and well. The source who spoke to our correspondent in a telephone chat also stated that the former leader is still receiving treatment within ...

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Algeria vs Nigeria: Mikel, Uzoho and Akpeyi all make Rohr wait

  The Super Eagles on Monday in Rabat, Morocco began preparation for Friday’s 2018 World Cup qualifier against Algeria which is scheduled for Constantine. Meanwhile, Coach Gernot Rohr has replaced injured midfielder Ogenyi Onazi with defender Kenneth Omeruo, while Girona FC of Spain forward Olanrewaju Kayode takes the place of Moses Simon, who is also knocked out by injury. All ...

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After 10 years, Emenalo quits as Chelsea Technical Director

Chelsea technical director Michael Emenalo has stepped down from his post after 10 years with the club. The 52-year-old, who played for Nigeria at the 1994 World Cup, joined Chelsea in 2007 under Avram Grant, for whom he played at Maccabi Tel Aviv. He worked in both scouting and coaching departments at Chelsea before being promoted to technical director in ...

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Detention: S’ Court fixes January on Dasuki’s appeal

The Supreme Court has adjourned hearing of the appeal filed by a former National Security Adviser (NSA) retired Col. Sambo Dasuki until January 25 next year. Dasuki is challenging the June 16, 2016 decision of the Court of Appeal, Abuja that dismissed his appeal challenging his continued detention. Justice Mohammed Dattijo had led the 5-man panel of justices that gave ...

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