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Thierry Henry: Chicharito celebrating “like he just won the World Cup” was wrong

  Apparently, the Arsenal and French national team legend Thierry Henry hates fun, based on his comments following Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez’s late, game-winning goal against Atletico Madrid in the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals, Wednesday. Giving his post-game take on Sky Sports, Henry was extremely critical of the way Hernandez celebrated …

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Be professional, APC tasks new IGP

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged the newly-appointed Acting Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Solomon Arase, to approach his new task with a high level of professionalism while shunning partisanship, which it claims has negatively affected key national institutions, especially the police. In a statement issued in Abuja, Thursday, by …

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Abia passes vote of no confidence on REC

The Abia State government has insisted it does not have confidence in the Resident Electoral Commissioner for the state, Professor Selina Oko, just as it has given conditions for its participation in the April 25 supplementary governorship poll in the state. State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Chief Anthony Agbazuere …

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AfDB presidency: Buhari joins lobby for Adesina

Nigeria’s lobby for the candidacy of the Agriculture and Rural Development minister, Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina, for the position of the next president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), received a major boost as the president-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday requested the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to support …

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