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Adnan Januzaj, Bastian Schweinsteiger and Antonio Valencia will reportedly be among the first players to be axed by Jose Mourinho if he takes over at Manchester United.

According to an exclusive from Neil Custis in the Sun, Mourinho agreed a three-year deal with the Red Devils on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, and the trio will be "the first casualties" of the Special One's reign.

Donald Trump returned to the campaign trail with a force Tuesday, veering away from his recent calls for party unity to attack New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez, a rising star Republican and frequent critic of his campaign, as a poor leader who hasn’t done enough to stem economic problems in her state.

An agency of the Federal Government, the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI), has revealed that Dangote Industries Limited generates more mineral resource revenue for the government than the rest of the nation put together.

 

Ebonyi State House of Assembly Wednesday, May 25, 2016, approved the request by Governor David Umahi to purchase four Special Utility Vehicle (SUV) for some past leaders in the state.

The Federal Government has appointed new chief executive officers for the information-related parastatals in the Ministry of Information and Culture.

The new appointees, whose appointments are with immediate effect, will fill the posts left unoccupied following the disengagement of the previous heads of the agencies on February 15, 2016.

The founder and promoter of First Guarantee Pension Limited (FGPL), one of the Pension Fund Administrators (PFA) licensed under the Pension Reform Act of 2004, Nze Chidi Duru, has petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari over alleged “persecution by the National Pensions Commission (PenCom) and some disgruntled FGPL shareholders.”

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Govt Sensitises Taraba Residents On Lassa Fever

 

 

Health workers have been deployed across Taraba State to sensitise citizens on symptoms of the dreaded Lassa fever and ways of preventing the disease.

 

NDIC: Buhari Re-Appoints Jonathan’s Man, Umaru Ibrahim

 

Umaru Ibrahim, the managing director/chief executive of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), will continue his tenure as President Muhammadu Buhari has re-appointed him for another five years.

Abia Govt Condemn Invasion Of Ubani's Residence By DSS

 

 

Abia State Government has frowned at the invasion of the residence of the state Commissioner for Works, Eziuche Ubani, by a team of men of the Army and State Security Services (SSS), describing it as condemnable, unwarranted and unacceptable.

MOSOP Factional Leaders Differ On Ogoni Clean-Up

 

By Daniel Abia

Port Harcourt

 

Why IMF boss, Lagarde, Visited Nigeria

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, arrived Abuja on Monday to begin a four-day visit to Nigeria.

Lassa Fever Claims One In Taraba, Govt Dispatches Medical Team

The Federal Government has dispatched drugs and a medical team to Taraba State to fight Lassa fever outbreak in the state.

Yaya Toure Mourns Ex-Ivory Coast Defender, Steve Gohouri

 

Manchester City midfielder, Yaya Toure, has paid tributes to compatriot and former Ivory Coast defender, Steve Gohouri, who died at the age of 34.

The ex-Wigan player went missing on 12 December after a Christmas party with his German club, TSV Steinbach.

U.S. Shuts Drone Base In Ethiopia

 

The United States is shutting down its drone operation in southern Ethiopia.

The US military has been using a base in Arba Minch, some 400km (250 miles) south of the capital, Addis Ababa, to launch the remotely-piloted aircraft since 2011.

Islamic State Terrorists Target Libyan Oil Port

 

Fighters from the so-called Islamic State (IS) group have clashed with guards near Libya's Sidra oil port east of its Sirte stronghold, reports say.

Financial Markets Hit By Global Unease

Stock markets have fallen after a sharp decline in Chinese shares, while oil and gold prices have increased as tensions rise in the Middle East.

Trading in China's main stock markets ended early on Monday after the indexes tumbled 7%.

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