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Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Victor Olorunfemi

Victor Olorunfemi is a sports reporter with Peoples Gazette. Prior to working with The Gazette, he was with Sports247 Nigeria, a grassroots football news platform. He is on Twitter/Facebook/Instagram @herovicofficial
May 27, 2024

ESL: Spanish court faults UEFA, FIFA’s decision to oppose breakaway European league

Top clubs in Europe announced in 2021 they had joined a breakaway ESL.

European Super League
May 27, 2024

American basketball legend Bill Walton dies at 71

He won two state championships with Helix High in La Mesa, California and two NCAA titles at UCLA as a collegiate player.

Bill Walton (credit: KTLA)
May 27, 2024

Rivers Hoopers beat US Monastir to reach historic Basketball Africa League semi-finals

Rivers Hoopers will face Libyan side Al Ahly for a place in the final of this year’s tournament.

Rivers Hoopers (Credit: Rivers Hoopers FB)
May 27, 2024

I support merger of Labour Party with PDP to make Nigeria great: Peter Obi

Peter Obi says he is open to merging the Labour Party (LP) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ahead of the 2027 presidential election.

Obi+LP logo with Atiku+PDP logo
May 26, 2024

Protests rock Kano over tussle for emirate seat

The protesters are demanding the return of the dethroned Mr Bayero as emir.

Kano protest over emirate seat (credit: daily trust)
May 26, 2024

UN estimates death toll in Papua New Guinea’s landslide to be 670 fatalities

Serhan Aktoprak, the chief of mission at the International Organization for Migration’s office in Papua New Guinea, said over 250 houses were abandoned.

Papua New Guinea’s landslide
May 26, 2024

Several children killed in Saturday’s amusement park fire

Many of Saturday’s victims were children who had come there to have fun.

Amusement park on fire
May 25, 2024

Freedom of expression restricted, stagnant in Nigeria: Report

The report ranked countries in the world between crisis and open.

Nigerian flag
May 25, 2024

Manchester United beat Man City to win FA Cup

The game ended 2-1 in favour of Manchester United.

Manchester United