Day: June 5, 2024

  • Coalition talks: ANC faces chaos, disunity

    Coalition talks: ANC faces chaos, disunity

    As South Africa navigates through a politically sensitive period, the African National Congress (ANC), the bedrock of post-apartheid governance, faces a crucial decision that could alter its future and that of the nation. The possibility of forming a coalition with the Democratic Alliance (DA) has ignited a fierce debate within the ANC, with top leaders…

  • Under 17, Gabriele Gravina shares credit for triumph soccer Archivi – Sportal.eu

    Under 17, Gabriele Gravina shares credit for triumph soccer Archivi – Sportal.eu

    The words of Gabriele Gravina FIGC president Gabriele Gravina celebrated the success of the Under-17s, triumphant in the European Championships with a 3-0 victory in the final against Portugal, overwhelmed in particular by Milan player Camarda, author of a double. “Favo’s Under 17 accomplished a historic feat, boys and staff all doing great. For the…

  • Tunisia continue perfect start in World Cup qualifying BBC Sport

    Tunisia continue perfect start in World Cup qualifying BBC Sport

    Tunisia continue their perfect start in African qualifying for the 2026 World Cup, while Curtis Davies scores in a Sierra Leone win.  BBC Sport  Read More 

  • 100 more wrong decisions if VAR scrapped – Premier League BBC Sport

    100 more wrong decisions if VAR scrapped – Premier League BBC Sport

    There would be approximately 100 more incorrect refereeing decisions made if clubs vote to scrap video assistant referees, the Premier League claims.  BBC Sport  Read More 

  • TT history-maker Dunlop perpetuates family dynasty

    TT history-maker Dunlop perpetuates family dynasty

    Michael Dunlop joins the all-time motorcycling greats by becoming the most successful Isle of Man TT rider of all time, perpetuating the famous family dynasty. ​BBC Sport  Read More 

  • Russia has no plans to attack NATO – Putin

    Russia has no plans to attack NATO – Putin

    President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday told a meeting of foreign news outlets that Moscow harbours no “imperial ambitions” and dismissed as “bollocks” the idea that Russia could attack NATO. “There is no need to look for some imperial ambitions of ours. There are none,” Putin said in answer to a question from AFP about the…

  • Minimum wage: Committee adjourns meeting for minister to meet deadline

    Minimum wage: Committee adjourns meeting for minister to meet deadline

    The Tripartite Committee on the new National Minimum Wage adjourned its meeting on Wednesday to allow the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Wale Edun, to meet the 48-hour deadline for presenting the cost implications of the proposed wage increase. A source close to the negotiations who spoke on condition of anonymity…

  • Lagos seals bar’s generator section over environmental pollution

    Lagos seals bar’s generator section over environmental pollution

    The Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency has sealed a section of a social facility, Bar 38, over environmental infractions. The state Commissioner for Environment and Water Resources, Tokunbo Wahab, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday. According to Wahab, the section of the facility was sealed as a result of noise pollution and the emission…

  • Boniface, Moffi name strongest, fastest players in Super Eagles squad

    Boniface, Moffi name strongest, fastest players in Super Eagles squad

    Ahead of Nigeria’s 2026 World Cup qualifying match against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa on Friday, Super Eagles strikers Victor Boniface and Terem Moffi have picked their choices of the strongest and fastest players in the squad. The match is scheduled to take place at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo. Moffi and Boniface…

  • SMEs: Gov Yusuf empowers 465 streets hawkers 

    SMEs: Gov Yusuf empowers 465 streets hawkers 

    In a bid to improve small-scale trading, Governor Abba Kabir Yusuf of Kano State on Wednesday empowered street hawkers, totaling 465, with a capital of N50,000 each drawn from nine clusters within Kano metropolis. This was made known in a statement made available to newsmen by the governor’s spokesperson, Sanusi Bature Dawakin Tofa, at an…