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El Clasico: Lionel Messi’s injury-time winner sends Barca top of La Liga

El Clasico: Lionel Messi’s injury-time winner sends Barca top of La Liga

Lionel Messi scored a 92nd-minute winner as Barcelona beat Real Madrid 3-2 in a pulsating El Clasico contest to go top of La Liga. Casemiro put Real Madrid ahead in the 28th minute but his effort was cancelled out by Messi five minutes later through a fine individual goal. Ivan Rakitic put the visitors ahead

Group endorses reforms in JAMB, tackles ASUU

Civil Society Groups Tackle ASUU Over Stance On JAMB *endorses reforms in JAMB ASUU demands are selfish says JAMB The Joint Action Coalition of Civil Society Organization for Transparency in Governance  has endorsed the on-going reforms and innovations introduced by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to ease admission into the nation’s tertiary institutions,

NPFL: Rangers return to winning ways

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) champions, Rangers, returned to winning ways on Sunday after defeating Kano Pillars 3-1 in a rescheduled match. Newly-signed Ifeanyi George gave a good account of himself in his debut game as he earned his side the handsome win. Rangers displayed their intent as early as the first minute after George

DSS raids PenCom, summons ex-DG

The operatives of the Department of State Service has raided the office of National Pension Commission (PenCom) in Abuja, following the refusal of the former Director General of the commission, Mrs Chinelo Anohu- Amazu, to hand over to her successor,after her sacking on Wednesday by President Muhammadu Buhari. According to reports, the ex-PenCom DG was

APC collapsing, Frank begs Buhari, Osinbajo, to save party

Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has again begged President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the Senate President to urgently rescue the party from the hands of the current National Chairman Chief John Oyegun, from collapsing. Other party leaders Frank appealed to include the party’s

Man United star, Zlatan Ibrahimovic ‘ruled out for rest of season’

ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC has reportedly been ruled out for the rest of the season for Manchester United after the horror knee injury he picked up against Anderlecht. The big Swede’s knee hyper-extended as the Red Devils progressed to the semi-finals of the European competition thanks to an extra-time goal from Marcus Rashford. According to talkSPORT broadcaster,

How CBN gave NIA the N13 billion uncovered in Ikoyi, Lagos, apartment

The controversial haul of cash in local and foreign currencies recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from a residential apartment at Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos, is part of the N57.2 billion released to the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) by the Nigerian government in February 2015, PREMIUM TIMES has reported. The funds were