Iniesta Joins Japan Club Side, Vissel Kobe

Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta joined Japan’s Vissel Kobe on Thursday, calling his J-League move an “important career challenge”. “This is a very special day for me,” the 34-year-old World Cup winner said after signing his contract at a glitzy unveiling in Tokyo. “I had a lot of offers, other clubs showed an interest in me,” added Iniesta, who is reported to have agreed a three-year deal with an annual salary of $30 million, comfortably a J-League record. “But I chose Vissel Kobe because it was an interesting project. There was…

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2018 World Cup: Ndidi Recuperating Faster

Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has recovered “faster than expected” from a hamstring injury and will soon join Nigeria’s full World Cup training, an official said Thursday. Ndidi has been training on his own in the southern city of Uyo, where the squad have their training camp, since the World Cup camp opened officially on Tuesday. Super Eagles spokesman Toyin Ibitoye said Ndidi’s recovery has been ahead of schedule and he will soon join the squad’s full training. “In a couple of days, he will join the full training,” Ibitoye…

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Buhari Appoints Musiliu Smith As PSC Chairman

By Akinwale Kasali Former Inspector General of Police, Musiliu Smith as been appointed by President Muhammadu Buahri as the new Chairman of Police Service Commission, PSC. Smith will replace the present Chairman of the commission, Mike Okiro. Buhari also appointed five others as members of the PSC. President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, read Buhari’s letter seeking legislative confirmation of the appointment as well as members of the commission.

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Dearth Of Scanners At The Ports, Worsened By Unusual Server Break Down

By Stehen Ubanna Those who think that the  $120 million scanner equipment inherited by the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, from Cotecna, SGS Scanning Nigeria Ltd and  Globascan Systems Nigeria Ltd, the former service provider for its operations at the eaports, airport and land border stations, in 2013,   are still  in good working condition  would be disappointed. This is because virtually all the inherited scanners had broken down , thus making mandatory for imported  goods to be physically examined at the ports and land border stations in the country. Before the…

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Police nab bank fraudsters

By Chibuike Osuji A notorious gang of fraudsters has been busted by the Nigerian Police. The group, which specializes in Bank fraud, was apprehended recently by members of the Nigerian Police force who have been trailing their activities through their special fraud unit. The syndicate is said to be responsible for most calls received by Nigerians who claim that the victims BVN has ran into administrative problems and will be ratified. Hey always give a dedicated phone number where the victim should contact bank officials to ratify the problem in…

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