Real Madrid have confirmed that Toni Kroos suffered an adductor injury during Saturday’s victory over Granada. Kroos had to be substituted during the second half of his side’s 4-2 victory at the Santiago Bernabeu after picking up a knock. And now the club have confirmed the midfielder has injured the adductor in his left leg.
A passenger train derailed during the morning rush hour in Hong Kong on Tuesday leaving eight people injured, authorities said. Images from the scene showed three carriages had left the tracks and were zigzagged across the rails near Hung Hom station in Kowloon — a busy interchange that provides services to mainland China. Passengers had
The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has asked the new ministers of health to intensify efforts aimed at making primary healthcare services accessible to Nigerians. It’s president, Francis Faduyile, at a press conference in Abuja on Monday, set three tasks for the ministers. These include making primary healthcare sustainable at the rural level, interfacing with other
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said that a former official who is being probed over an alleged diversion of N100m owned by the Board did not serve under the present leadership. Concise News reports that the board’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, discloses this in an interview with NAN on
The U.S Department of State Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs has said the country was willing to admit more Nigerian students to its over 1000 community colleges. Mr. Mathew Washburn, Programme Officer, EducationUSA, U.S. Department of State, said at the Foreign Press Centre International Reporting Tour of the U.S. Community Colleges and Workforce Development
Following a tweet by a handle, @Official_ASUU, the Academic Staff Union of Universities has said it does not have an official Twitter handle and has no plans of going on strike anytime soon. The user had tweeted, “Thinking of going on another three months strike action..” which received a lot of backlash, as the Nigeria
Sir: I dedicate this piece to those who tried in vain to get me on social media. I hope that one day the divinities would grant me the permission to register my presence on the social media beyond the accidental discharge on Linkedin. But the Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof.
A University don and distinguished Nigerian scholar, Prof. Olu Obafemi, has cautioned youths particularly students not to make themselves available as tools for violence before, during and after the 2019 general elections. He also advised them not to be used as instruments of thuggery or be seen as facilitating political violence. Prof. Obafemi of the
THE Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has said its ongoing industrial action had nothing to do with the forthcoming 2019 general elections and therefore should not be seen by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC as a threat. The President of the union, Prof Biodun Ogunyemi, stated this on Sunday in Lagos while briefing
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, has chided Femi Falana (SAN) over his position on the “no work, no pay” policy of the Federal Government regarding the ongoing strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities. Ngige said this in a statement by the Ministry of Labour and Employment on Wednesday. Falana