Daily Archive: July 27, 2017

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FALETI: Gani Adams Mourns

    THE National Coordinator, Oodua People’s Congress ( OPC) and Convener of the global yoruba movement, Oodua Progressive Union( OPU), Otunba Gani Adams has described the late scholar and writer, Pa Adebayo Faleti...


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SOLVING The Gambia’s Problems Adama Barrow Way

  SIX months ago, businessman and political novice Adama Barrow took power in Africa’s smallest mainland country after delivering a stunning defeat against ex-leader Yahya Jammeh, who had ruled brutally for 22 years. When Barrow...

FILE PHOTO: Spain's Football Federation President Angel Maria Villar talks to journalists after signing a cooperation agreement for a joint bid for the 2018 World Cup with Portugal's Football Federation in Lisbon January 19, 2009.  REUTERS/Nacho Doce/File photo 0

RESIGNED: Embattled Villar Drops FIFA, UEFA Roles

DEPOSED Spanish football boss Angel Maria Villar, in custody on corruption charges, has resigned as vice-president of both FIFA and UEFA, the two governing bodies announced on Thursday. The 67-year-old’s near three-decade tenure as head...

Bayern Munich's Bastian Schweinsteiger reacts after being defeated by Chelsea at penalty shootout during their Champions League final soccer match at the Allianz Arena in Munich May 19, 2012.  REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach (GERMANY  - Tags: SPORT SOCCER) 0

PRE-SEASON: Eder’s Brace Sinks Bayern Munich

  EDER’S scored a brace to lead Inter Milan to a 2-0 victory against a lacklustre Bayern Munich on Thursday in a preseason friendly game in Singapore. Bayern dominated early on but it was Inter...


AS Twitter Revenue Dips Due To Arrested Growth

  TWITTER failed to boost its user base and saw a drop in revenues in the past quarter, the social network said Thursday, sending its shares tumbling in pre-market trade. The message platform, which has...