DONE DEAL: Saliba joins Arsenal, pens 5-year deal

Arsenal have beaten rival Tottenham Hotspur to sign teenage defender William Saliba. Saliba joins the Gunners from Saint-Etienne for £27m and signed a five-year contract. The 18-year-old will continue with the Ligue 1 side next season before joining Arsenal in 2020 summer. His return to Saint-Etienne next season was a non-negotiable clause of the deal. […]

DONE DEAL: Arsenal signs Ceballos on long-term loan

Arsenal have secured Real Madrid midfielder, Dani Ceballos on a season-long deal. Ceballos becomes Arsenal second signing this summer following Gabriel Martinelli’s arrival earlier in the window. The Spanish international has featured for Real Madrid 56 times since he joined from Real Betis. “We’re excited to see Dani join us. He is a talented player […]

Speaker Gbajabiamila advises regulatory of cryptocurrency in Nigeria

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has called for proper regulatory to guide cryptocurrency in Nigeria. The Speaker advised this when management team of Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) visited his office. Agency’s spokesperson, Mr. Sunday Olufemi, said this in a statement today. “Entire world is exploring ways of mainstreaming cryptocurrencis into […]

FIFA: Nigeria now 33rd in new ranking

FIFA Ranking: Nigeria now 33rd in world, as continental champions make big move Following the continental tournament ending in the past month, there are some significant changes in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World ranking. Brazil (2nd) moved up by one, over-taking France (3rd). Belgium (1st) retain leading spot beats Brazil with 20 points. Uruguay (5th) moved up […]

Word of the Day: DESIDERATUM

The word for today is: DESIDERATUM MEANING: Something desired as essential. EXAMPLE: The year was 1953, and most Nigeria children were secretly wishing, praying and writing letters to Santa Claus promising to be nice rather than naughty in return for that ultimate desideratum of gifts. SYNONYMS: Requirement, prerequisite, need, indispensable thing, essential, requisite, necessary. ANTONYMS: […]