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Again, Spain Deports 23 Nigerians

The Spanish Government on Tuesday deported 23 Nigerians for various offences committed in the country. The spokesman of the Lagos Airport Police Command, DSP Joseph Alabi, confirmed the development.   According to him, 21 males and two females arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, at about 6:40 am aboard a Privilege Style aircraft.   He said they were ...

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Akinwumi Adesina Emerges 2017 World Food Prize Laureate

The President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina, has been named the 2017 World Food Prize Laureate.   The Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports in New York that Adesina, whose name was selected on Monday at Washington, D.C, becomes the 46th recipient and the sixth African to be so honoured.   The award ceremony would ...

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LONDON: Conservatives Agree Pact With DUP To Support May Government

The talks have taken two weeks to conclude   An agreement has been reached which will see the Democratic Unionist Party back Theresa May’s minority government. The deal, which comes two weeks after the election resulted in a hung Parliament, will see the 10 DUP MPs back the Tories in key Commons votes.   There will be £1bn extra for ...

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Football Transfer Gossip: Kane, Ronaldo, Lacazette, Mendy, Bertrand, Barkley

Transfer news   Manager Jose Mourinho has told Manchester United bosses he wants £100m-rated Tottenham striker Harry Kane, 23, and not former United favourite Cristiano Ronaldo, 32. (Sunday Mirror)   Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is planning a £105m double swoop at his former club Juventus for defenders Alex Sandro, 26, and Leonardo Bonucci, 30. (Sunday Express)   Arsenal manager Arsene ...

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Mario Balotelli: Striker Signs One-Year Nice Contract

Mario Balotelli scored 15 goals and made one assist for Nice in Ligue 1 during the 2016/17 season   Nice striker Mario Balotelli has signed a new one-year contract with the club.   The Italian, 26, scored 15 goals in the French Ligue 1 last season as Nice finished third to reach the qualifying rounds of the Champions League.   ...

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Confederations Cup: Germany And Chile Qualify From Group B

  Chile qualified behind Germany from Group B to reach the Confederations Cup semi-finals. after drawing 1-1 wiith Australia in their final group game.   Euro 2016 winners Portugal will now face Chile in the last four on Wednesday (19:00 BST).   Australia went ahead through winger James Troisi, before substitute Martin Rodriguez levelled from close range.   World champions ...

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Who Gave Billionaire Kidnapper`s Wife And Children Ghanaian Citizenship? Ghanaian Govt Asks Its Immigration Department

More damning revelations are unfolding about the arrested notorious kidnapper, Chikwudubem Onwuamadike (aka Evans), following the discovery that he, his wife and five children have valid Ghanaian passports. The development is causing ripples in Ghana government circles as the authorities there have ordered a full scale investigation into how the family members were illegally made Ghanaian citizens.   Evans was ...

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