Articles Posted in the " International " Category

  • Ghanaian manufacturers vote restrictions on Nigerian export products

    Funsho Balogun While Nigeria continues to grapple with the effects of the fast-dwindling value of the Naira, the country’s economic woes may be heightened if the indigenous Ghanaian industrialists succeed in their present push for the Ghanaian government to place a ban on some items brought into the country from Nigeria. If a nod is […] Post from PM News


  • US air strike kills dozens at IS camp

    United States air strike on a jihadist training camp in Libya killed dozens of people Friday, probably including a senior Islamic State group operative behind attacks in Tunisia, officials said. Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook said Noureddine Chouchane, also known as “Sabir,” and other jihadists had been planning attacks against American and other Western interests. […] Post from PM News


  • US to force Apple to unlock terrorists’ iPhone

    The US government Friday sought a court order to force Apple to help unlock an iPhone as part of the probe into last year’s San Bernardino attacks, escalating a legal showdown over encryption. Apple Inc, Chief Executive, Tim Cook opposed a demand from US judge to help the FBI break into an iPhone recovered from […] Post from PM News


  • Bologna ends Juventus 15-match winning streak

    Juventus’ run of 15 consecutive Serie A wins came to an end as they were held to a goalless draw at Bologna. Bologna, coached by AC Milan legend Roberto Donadoni, had the only shot on target, while Juve’s Paul Pogba wasted two good chances after the break. Juve boss Massimiliano Allegri rested leading scorer Paulo […] Post from PM News


  • Man Utd contact Mourinho, as Balotelli is set for China

    Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has lost the confidence of several of the club’s senior players and former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is their preferred option as his replacement. (Daily Star) Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward is believed to have contacted Mourinho’s agent on Friday to see if he will take over before […] Post from PM News


  • I couldn’t afford N50 to watch EPL matches – Iheanacho

    Weekends in Nigeria often follow a pattern. Hundreds of men, women and children crowd around televisions desperately trying to catch a glimpse of any English football. Crowds will be out in force on Sunday for Manchester City’s FA Cup fifth-round tie at Chelsea and with the chance to watch one of their own — City […] Post from PM News


  • Court empowers EFCC to seize Tompolo’s houses, companies

    Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court, Lagos, today February 19, 2016 granted the request of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to seize all properties of former Niger Delta militant, Government Ekpemupolo (aka Tompolo) who has been declared wanted by the Commission following his refusal to heed court summons to answer to […] Post from PM News


  • Wayne Rooney to earn £500k a week in China

      Manchester United are considering selling striker and captain Wayne Rooney in the summer after receiving a bid for the 30-year-old from a Chinese Super League club. Rooney could earn £500,000 a week as part of the deal. (Manchester Evening News) United must act fast if they want former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho, 53, as […] Post from PM News


  • Between Governor Wike and INEC by Francis Balogun

    It will do our democratic experience a whole lot of good if concerted efforts are made not only to raise caution against surreptitious dissipation of energy that seeks to revert the gains of the electoral processes but to also ensure that records are put in the right perspective for the sake of tomorrow. That is […] Post from PM News


  • Happy Birthday Gary Neville! Valencia demolish Rapid Vienna 6-0

    Valencia manager, Gary Neville, is in wonderland after his team demolished Rapid Vienna 6-0 to give him a befitting birthday gift. Valencia became the first side to score five goals in the first half of a Europa League match as they thrashed Rapid Vienna 6-0 on manager Gary Neville’s 41st birthday. Five days after Valencia […] Post from PM News