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Catalonia: I can’t imagine La Liga without Barcelona – Real Madrid President, Perez

Real Madrid president, Florentino Perez insists he cannot imagine “Spain without Catalonia or La Liga without Barcelona” Perez has admitted concern at the political crisis sweeping Spain amid Catalonia’s drive for independence. “There are hypotheticals that I do not consider.

Real Madrid president claims Ronaldo will win next two Ballon d’Or awards

Real Madrid president, Florentino Perez, has said that Cristiano Ronaldo will win the next two Ballon d’Or awards. In an interview with El Espanol, Perez also spoke about Ronaldo’s current tax problems and insisted the 32-year-old is only focused on

Super Eagles can win 2018 World Cup – CAF president, Ahmad

President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad, is backing Nigeria to make history at the 2018 World Cup. Ahmad who was recently in Nigeria for a football stakeholder forum, described Nigeria as the strongest African contender and

We support call for restructuring Nigeria – CAC president

Bayo Akinloye and Peter Dada The factional President of the Christ Apostolic Church, Abraham Akinosun, has called on the Federal Government to come up with a new constitution that will be acceptable to most parts of the country. The church

We will take traditional boxing to Olympics level – League president

FILE PHOTO: The tough sport of Nigerian Traditional Boxing a.k.a Dambe boxing The President of Nigeria Traditional Boxing Premier League (NITRABOL), Faruk Bello, on Friday assured that the league body would raise traditional boxing’s level to Olympic Games standard. Bello

Vice president Osinbajo calls for change in mindset about disability

Vice President, Prof. Osibanjo Vice President (VP), Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has called for a change of mind set among state governments, the private sector and civil society organisations about disability and its management in Nigeria. Osinbajo made the call at

Former Iraqi President Talabani’s body arrives in Kurdistan

Jalal Talabani The body of former Iraqi President, Jalal Talabani, arrived in the Iraqi Kurdish City of Sulaimaniya on Friday for an official funeral attended by several Iraqi and regional officials. A coffin carrying Talabani’s body was wrapped in the

Barcelona could leave La Liga – Club’s President

Barcelona President, Josep Maria Bartomeu, has said that the club could leave the La Liga, should the region gain independence from Spain. Bartomeu said the club would have to discuss the possibility of leaving the Spanish topflight if Catalonia gained

Why we played behind closed doors – Barca President

Messi Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has defended playing Sunday’s match against Las Palmas behind closed doors, describing it as “one of the most difficult decisions I’ve made”. Barca won 3-0 at an empty Nou Camp after a request to

Rodents Forced President Buhari To Work From Home – Garba Shehu

President Muhammadu Buhari will work from home after rodents damaged his official office during a more than 100-day overseas medical absence, a presidential spokesman told AFP Tuesday. The rodents damaged furniture and air conditioning fittings in the president’s official Abuja

Saraki Acknowledges President Buhari’s Letter

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki says he has received and acknowledged a letter sent by the President, Muhammadu Buhari, informing him of his return and official resumption of duties. “I have received a letter from President Muhammadu Buhari informing the

President Buhari Addresses The Nation (Full Speech)

After more than three months in London on a medical vacation, President Muhammadu Buhari returned to the country on Saturday and this morning he addressed the nation. In his speech, the President spoke about Nigeria’s unity, agitations, and the war

Dogara Joins Nigerians To Welcome President Buhari

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Yakubu Dogara, has joined millions of Nigerians to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari back to the country. Honourable Dogara on Saturday posted on his twitter handle, “We assure Mr President of our support and

Saraki Welcomes President Buhari Back Home

The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has welcomed President Muhammadu Buhari back to Nigeria. The greeting followed the President’s arrival at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, 103 days after travelling to London for medical treatment. READ ALSO: President