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Rio Olympics 2016: Williams lose in doubles

  Serena and Venus Williams on Sunday at Rio 2016 lost for the first time in an Olympics doubles match. Their hopes of winning a fourth...

Wimbledon: Kerber outguns Venus to set up final showdown with Serena

  Germany's Angelique Kerber gate crashed the Williams sisters' Wimbledon party when she overpowered Venus 6-4, 6-4 in the semi-finals on Thursday, setting up a...

Venus, Serena through to Wimbledon semi-finals

  The Williams sisters, Venus and Serena, on Tuesday went through to the semi-finals of the 2016 Wimbledon Tennis Championships to set up prospects of...

Wimbledon 2016: Serena beats Svetlana Kuznetsova, as Venus advances

  Six-time champion Serena Williams overcame a first-set blip to reach Wimbledon’s last eight on Monday, with a straight-set win over Svetlana Kuznetsova. The 34-year-old...


ASUU extends strike by another month

ASUU: We are seeking swift completion of renegotiations with FG to suspend strike
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has extended its roll-over strike by another four weeks to give government more time to satisfactorily resolve all the outstanding issues. The President of ASUU, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Monday. Osodeke said...

Ohanaeze Ndigbo to establish South-East University

Anambra governorship: Ohanaeze insists on zoning
The Ohanaeze Council of Elders says it is exploring the possibility of establishing a South-East University that will specialise in engineering, medicine, science, technology and skill acquisition. This is contained in a communique issued by the council at the end of an inaugural meeting of...

Ikpeazu approves N450m as salary support for Abia Polytechnic workers

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has approved the release of N450 million as salary support to the State Polytechnic for immediate payment of four months salary arrears. This is contained in a statement by the governor's Chief Press Secretary (CPS), Onyebuchi Ememanka, in Aba. This...