APC: Oshiomhole, author of confusion —Oyegun

As Imo, A-Ibom APC back Oshiomhole By Omeiza Ajayi & Chinonso Alozie IMMEDIATE past National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has absolved himself of allegations of being behind the current travails of his successor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, describing the former labour leader as a …

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External reserves to hover below $46bn in June

As monthly accretion drops by 13% By Babajide Komolafe THERE are indications that the nation’s external reserves will hover below the $46 billion mark this month following the slowdown in monthly accretion by 13 percent last month. Financial Vanguard analysis showed that the external reserves maintained upward trend in May …

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Griezmann coy on club future amid Barcelona links

Antoine Griezmann refused to be drawn on his club future after helping France to a friendly win over Bolivia on Sunday. Griezmann announced last month he would be leaving Atletico Madrid after five seasons at the LaLiga club, with reports linking the forward with a move to Barcelona or Premier …

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Bosnich slams ‘disgusting’ Stajcic sacking

In the wake of Football Federation Australia clarifying reasons behind their decision to sack former Matildas coach Alen Stajcic, Mark Bosnich has hit out at those that attempted to discredit the Australian coach. Along with FFA’s clarification, board member Heather Reid also issued a formal apology to Stajcic on Friday, who …

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Jonathan Lewis added to USMNT training camp roster

Colorado Rapids forward Jonathan Lewis has been added to the U.S. national team’s training camp roster ahead of a June 5 friendly against Jamaica.  Lewis, 21, was not part of Gregg Berhalter’s initial 28-player team, which also does not include Christian Pulisic or Tyler Adams, who were both given time off …

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Troops arrest five bandits in Katsina

The Nigerian Army yesterday said troops arrested five suspected bandits/kidnappers who had been terrorising villagers in Katsina State. In a statement, Army spokesman Col. Sagir Musa said the arrest followed credible intelligence received by troops of Exercise Harbin Kunama III on the activities of bandits in the area. The statement …

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Govs inherit N3.9trn debts

•Lagos, Imo, Ogun, Bauchi, Oyo, Adamawa most affected•How NGF has been assisting states to boost their IGR — DG•Says it helped states grow revenue from N707.9 bn in 2014 to N1.1 trn in 2018•How we can make states viable —Stakeholders, experts•EK Clark, Oke, Ekpo, Onyekpere,Adenikinju, others speak By Clifford Ndujihe, …

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Oando: SEC Sets up Interim Management

By Peter Egwuatu The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC has appointed an interim management to oversea the operations of Oando PLC pending the constitution of a substantive management for the company . The SEC in a statement made available to Vanguard on Sunday stated:” Yomi Awobokun ( L) , CEO, …

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Djite returns to Adelaide United

Despite announcing his playing retirement in April, Bruce Djite has sealed his return to Adelaide United with the club unveiling the former striker as their new Director of Football. Djite made 158 appearances for the Reds as a player and remains their all-time top scorer. While deciding to hang up …

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