Trump honours Woods with America’s greatest honour

Tiger Woods was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Donald Trump at the White House on Monday for his relentless will to win, win, win. The honour came weeks after the legendary golfer staged an epic comeback victory in the Masters. Presenting the golfing great with the nation’s highest honour, Trump praised Woods… Continue reading Trump honours Woods with America’s greatest honour

Everton crush Manchester United, first win since 1984

Manchester United’s hopes of Champions League football next season suffered another huge blow as Everton romped to a 4-0 win at Goodison Park on Sunday. A sixth defeat in eight games in all competitions for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men means they remain two points adrift of the top four in sixth and trigger questions about… Continue reading Everton crush Manchester United, first win since 1984

Bottas pips Lewis Hamilton for pole in China

Mercedes team mates, Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton made it one-two affair on Saturday to register a dominant performance ahead of the final in the Chinese Grand Prix. However, Bottas was again the better of the two, beating defending champion Hamilton to the pole. Sebastian Vettel was third-fastest for Mercedes’ arch-rivals Ferrari for the race… Continue reading Bottas pips Lewis Hamilton for pole in China

I’m ready to fight, says Nigerian boxer Helen Joseph

Nigerian-born female boxer, Helen Joseph, popularly known as “The Iron Lady” has challenged her counterparts in the United States to a fight, saying she is ready to knock out her competition. The former IBF champion in the featherweight division said during a courtesy visit to the Nigerian Consul General in New York, Mr Benayaogha Okoyen,… Continue reading I’m ready to fight, says Nigerian boxer Helen Joseph

Ronaldo fit for Juventus clash with Ajax

Cristiano Ronaldo has been passed fit to play for Juventus in their Champions League quarter-final first leg at Ajax Amsterdam on Wednesday. Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri disclosed it to Sky Italia in Amsterdam ahead of the clubs’ Champions League clash. Ronaldo was rested by the Turin club after his sensational hat-trick against Atletico Madrid in… Continue reading Ronaldo fit for Juventus clash with Ajax

Cesc Fabregas expected in Monaco tomorrow

Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas is expected in Monaco on Sunday to negotiate a transfer to the French Ligue 1 club from Chelsea, sports daily L’Equipe reported Saturday. Fabregas and his agent Darren Dein will meet Monaco vice-president Vadim Vasyliev although a source told AFP that the move has not yet been finalised. Fabregas, 31, played… Continue reading Cesc Fabregas expected in Monaco tomorrow

AfDB assesses success of African Investment Forum

The just-concluded Africa Investment Forum successfully convened key stakeholders and provided a platform for effective dialogue to drive investments into the continent. Running on the margins of the Forum, the Africa Energy Market Place (AEMP) progressed with country-specific discussions that began at the inaugural AEMP in July 2018 aimed at removing barriers to private sector… Continue reading AfDB assesses success of African Investment Forum