SPORTS

ASHLEY YOUNG TURNS DOWN MAN-U OFFER_Erik Ogar

Ashley Young has turned down an offer of a one-year contract extension from Manchester United and looks increasingly likely to leave Old Trafford this month, according to Sky in Italy. The 34-year-old's current deal expires in the summer and United made the offer of a one-year extension in order to fend off interest from Inter… Continue reading ASHLEY YOUNG TURNS DOWN MAN-U OFFER_Erik Ogar

WORLD NEWS

PRINCE HARRY AND MEGHAN STEP DOWN AS SENIOR PALACE OFFICIALS_ Jeff Omokhodion

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have announced they will step back as "senior" royals and work to become financially independent. In a statement, Prince Harry and Meghan also said they plan to split their time between the UK and North America."This geographic balance will enable us to raise our son with an appreciation for… Continue reading PRINCE HARRY AND MEGHAN STEP DOWN AS SENIOR PALACE OFFICIALS_ Jeff Omokhodion

SPORTS

MANCHESTER UNITED OFFER ASHLEY YOUNG CONTRACT EXTENSION_Erik Ogar

Manchester United have offered 34 year old Ashley young a one year contract extension in a bid to keep the English winger at old TraffordThis comes as an attempt to fend off inter Milan after the club showed interest in The man United squad captainAntonio conte showed interest in young as he attempts to tighten… Continue reading MANCHESTER UNITED OFFER ASHLEY YOUNG CONTRACT EXTENSION_Erik Ogar

POLITICS

PUBLIC ASSET DECLARATION : A MATTER OF VOLUNTARY WILL-Adesina Femi_Ehiabhi Femi

The President is not compelled by law to make public his assets for second term. The President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity President, Femi Adesina, gave this clarification on Monday evening while responding to issues on the Channels Television programme, Politics Today. The President spokesman said no portion of the Constitution states that public… Continue reading PUBLIC ASSET DECLARATION : A MATTER OF VOLUNTARY WILL-Adesina Femi_Ehiabhi Femi

DISASTER · WORLD NEWS

IRAN: EARTHQUAKE STRIKES AGAIN_Ada Nkong

Another earthquake, measuring 5.1 magnitude, struck the same region less than two weeks ago. In a dramatic day for Iran, the two quakes happened just hours after the country fired a number of missiles at two Iraqi bases housing US troops, in retaliation for the US' killing of a top Iranian general last week. In… Continue reading IRAN: EARTHQUAKE STRIKES AGAIN_Ada Nkong

ECONOMY · Transportation · TRAVELS

BRT FARE HIKE: LAGOS COMMUTERS REACT_Ehiabhi Femi

Some commuters in Lagos State on Wednesday expressed dissatisfaction over the proposed increase of fares by the Primero Transport Services Limited, operator of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the BRT operator on Tuesday revealed its intention for an upward review of transport fares across… Continue reading BRT FARE HIKE: LAGOS COMMUTERS REACT_Ehiabhi Femi

Aviation

AIR FRANCE SUSPENDS FLIGHT IN IRAN AIRSPACE_Ada Nkong

France said Wednesday it has suspended until further notice flying through Iranian and Iraqi airspace after Iran fired ballistic missiles against bases housing US troops in Iraq."As a precautionary measure and following news of air strikes underway, Air France has decided to suspend until further notice all flights through Iranian and Iraqi airspace," an Air… Continue reading AIR FRANCE SUSPENDS FLIGHT IN IRAN AIRSPACE_Ada Nkong

DISASTER · TRAVELS · WORLD NEWS

IRAN BOEING 737 CRASH: NATIONALS IDENTIFIED_Ehiabhi Femi

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Vadym Prystaiko has announced the nationals of all passengers aboard the fated flight in Iran on Wednesday morning. Mr Prystaiko said on Twitter Wednesday morning that the victims included 82 Iranians, 63 Canadians, 11 Ukrainians (including all the crew), 10 Swedes, four Afghans and three each from Britain and Germany. The announcement came hours… Continue reading IRAN BOEING 737 CRASH: NATIONALS IDENTIFIED_Ehiabhi Femi

SPORTS

MAN UNITED JOB OFFER: “DEFINITELY NOT”-GUARDIOLA_Ehiabhi Femi

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he would never manage Manchester United and would prefer to go on holiday than take over at Old Trafford.Guardiola was on United’s radar to replace Sir Alex Ferguson but had already agreed to join Bayern Munich when the Scot retired in 2013. The Spaniard said his status at City… Continue reading MAN UNITED JOB OFFER: “DEFINITELY NOT”-GUARDIOLA_Ehiabhi Femi