Tottenham’s Eric Dier has received a four-match ban and been fined £40,000 for climbing into the stands to confront a supporter after his side’s FA Cup exit to Norwich. The England international has been sanctioned by the Football Association on a charge of misconduct for the incident, which happened on March 4. Dier, whose team […]

Kenya’s sports and culture minister Amina Mohamed will run to be the next Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO), a spokesperson said on Wednesday and a WTO official confirmed. “For Amina Mohamed, yes we can confirm that we received her nomination from Kenya late yesterday,” a WTO official said. The Geneva-based body is seeking […]

The remains of the Chief of Staff to the Kwara state governor, Mr Aminu Logun has been laid to rest in his GRA residence in Ilorin, the state capital. The Chief of Staff died on Tuesday from COVID-19 complications. The Islamic burial rite was led by the Chief Imam of Ilorin, Sheikh Mohammed Bashir Soliu. […]

Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology have asked a federal court to temporarily block a Trump administration rule that would bar foreign students from remaining in the United States if their universities are not holding in-person classes this fall, Harvard’s president said on Wednesday. Harvard President Lawrence Bacow, in an email addressed to the […]

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says it would establish a molecular laboratory in Nasarawa State for the testing of coronavirus in few weeks time. Director General of the Centre, Chikwe Ihekweazu disclosed this in Lafia after a facility tour on the ongoing diagnostic disease centre being constructed by the state government. The NCDC […]

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