Month: May 2019

Senator Adeleke wins in court

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has set aside the April 2, 2019 judgement of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Bwari, which earlier voided Senator Ademola Adeleke’s candidacy for the 2018 governorship election in Osun State. Justice Othman Musaon of the High Court had voided Adeleke’s candidacy on the grounds that he was not qualified. The lawmaker was said to have been in possession of an invalid secondary school certificate. […]

Joshua sends strong message to Wilder ahead of Ruiz Jr. fight

Anthony Joshua has urged Deontay Wilder not to “rob the fans” but agree to an undisputed world heavyweight title fight. Joshua wants to face his fellow champion in a battle for every major belt if he comes through Saturday night’s defence of the IBF, WBA and WBO gold against Andy Ruiz Jr. He has now appealed to WBC titleholder Wilder to reverse his decision to fight Luis Ortiz next. Joshua told a press conference on […]

Nigeria vs Ukraine: Flying Eagles qualify for round of 16

Nigeria has booked a spot in the last 16 of the FIFA U-20 World Cup. The Flying Eagles played out a 1-1 draw with Ukraine in their last Group D fixture at Bielsko Biala on Thursday. It took their point tally to four, following a 4-0 win over Qatar and a 2-0 defeat to USA in their earlier games. USA’s win over Qatar in the night’s other Group D game, means that Paul Aigbogun’s men […]

Transfer: Real Madrid get caution over Hazard

Former Real Madrid president, Ramon Calderon has warned the Spanish capital city club not to expect Chelsea to lower their valuation of their forward, Eden Hazard. Hazard has only a year left in his contract at Chelsea and is value at £130m by the club. Real Madrid and manager Zinedine Zidane are confident of signing the Belgian for no more than £88m. After netting twice in Wednesday’s 4-1 Europa League win over Arsenal Hazard admitted […]

Manitoba invites 4,320 skilled workers in 2019

Manitoba issues new invitations to skilled workers and international graduatesMPNP has now issued 4,320 invitations to skilled worker candidates in 2019 Manitoba invited 196 immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination for Canadian permanent residence in an Expression of Interest draw held May 23.  Of the 196 Letters of Advice to Apply (LAAs) issued, 119 went to candidates in the Skilled Workers in Manitoba Stream, 60 went to Skilled Workers Overseas candidates and 17 were issued through […]