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Ivorians lift AFCON trophy a second time

For the second time in the history of Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), Ivory Coast on Sunday lifted the trophy after goalkeeper Boubacar scored the crucial spot-kicks to end 9-8 penalty shootout against Ghana. Ivorians…

Brazil prison escape follows seduction

26 inmates escaped from a prison in Brazilafter two women allegedly seduced the guards and then drugged them leading to a prison break that left little to the imagination. Report says the two women, dressed…

APC react to INEC polls date shift

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to the postponement of the general elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), describing the development as ”clearly a major setback for Nigerian democracy”. Chairman of the…

CAF hammers Morocco with fine, ban

The Confederation of African Football (CAF)’s hammer came down heavily on Morocco on Friday for refusing to host this year’s Africa Cup of Nation. The continental soccer ruling body fined the north/western African country, $1…

APC commends NCS for sticking to election dates

By our Correspondent Governors of All Progressives Congress (APC) controlled states, Thursday hailed the decision of the National Council of State to stick to the election dates as scheduled by the Independent National Electoral Commission…