by | November 25, 2017 | 01:55

El-Rufai made these comments in an interview with State House correspondents after joining Buhari in observing Juma'at at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. "I admit that I and others who accepted the invitation to join the APC were eager to make positive changes for our country that we fell for a mirage".

by | November 25, 2017 | 01:26

Should this deal go ahead, it has the potential to upset both Arsenal and Mesut Ozil , with Barcelona one of Ozil's favoured destinations. There has been reports that Manchester United are lining up a deal for the German playmaker and Barcelona have also been credited with an interest in the 29-year-old.

by | November 25, 2017 | 01:09

One team source told ESPN of Rose: "He's exhausted of being hurt and it's taking a toll on him mentally". Injured point guard Derrick Rose has been excused from the Cavaliers to handle a personal matter. He originally suffered such an injury as a result of Cleveland's win over the Milwaukee Bucks on October 20, sitting out of his team's next four games before returning to the floor for the ensuing four contests.

by | November 24, 2017 | 21:52

Arlington - In a shockingly similar result to their last two games, the Cowboys fell victim to a second-half LA Charger surge and got blown out 28-6, handing Dallas their third consecutive loss, all but dashing their postseason hopes. That lopsided number leads to questions about halftime adjustments. "Me individually and just this offense collectively, we got to get back to work and continue to do that and just, like I said, figure out what's going on and get out of this".

by | November 24, 2017 | 21:24

Mr. Trump asks his followers in a Black Friday tweet: "Can you believe that the disrespect for our Country, our Flag, our Anthem continues without penalty to the players". Two-thirds, or 66 percent, of respondents said they watch "the same" amount of NFL football as they did before players began kneeling during the National Anthem , including 81 percent of Democrats, 69 percent of independent voters and 42 percent of Republicans.

by | November 24, 2017 | 18:51

Liverpool were leading 3-0 at the break but could not hold out for the win as Sevilla pegged them back with three strikes in the second-half. Retired Manchester United captain Roy Keane slammed the Liverpool wing-back for his display in the dramatic 3-3 draw midweek.

by | November 24, 2017 | 17:47

Tickets go on sale on Friday, Dec 1st and subscribers of the website can get their tickets on Wednesday, Nov 29th so get your tickets while you can! The "Shake it Off" singer will also perform at London's Jingle Bell Ball next month, where she'll share a stage with Ed Sheeran.

by | November 24, 2017 | 17:25

Trump has already played golf with Woods, Japan's Hideki Matsuyama, Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy and women's world No. 3 Lexi Thompson during his time at the White House. Trump has debated the validity of various approval ratings, but even if Trump's approval rating were as high as 46 percent, it would still fall two points below Clinton's lowest approval rating among dozens of presidents that FiveThirtyEight compared to Trump.

by | November 24, 2017 | 17:04

United triggered a one-year extension in the 30-year-old's contract at the start of the year, but agreeing a deal beyond the end of the current campaign is proving hard. "It is an interesting week because I think is the first time this season where we have three Premier League matches in one week". Step by step, minute after minute, match after match.

by | November 24, 2017 | 15:29

The Reds' opponents on Saturday, Chelsea , have the third-best points per game tally, at 1.9 following a Champions League evening. It's not the first time the Italian has expressed a dissatisfaction with the matchday scheduling, having complained when the Blues faced a similar turnaround after a trip to Atletico Madrid .

by | November 24, 2017 | 13:09

Warner had twinged his neck 48 hours after the game, but was always adamant he wouldn't be missing an Ashes Test. David Warner made worked his way to 26 before getting caught off a nothing shot, while Shaun Marsh struggled early on, before scoring a hard-fought 44 by stumps on day two.

by | November 24, 2017 | 12:29

Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has reportedly made a decision to move out of his home in the French capital due to safety concerns. Earlier this month reports emerged in the French press suggesting the Brazilian striker was unhappy in Paris and was seeking a return to Spain because he didn't find the domestic championship challenging enough.

by | November 24, 2017 | 10:50

The Supreme Court of Appeal has lengthened Oscar Pistorius's prison sentence from six years to 13 years and five months. Pistorius's initial culpable homicide conviction was changed to murder by the SCA following the State's appeal. "The court regarded Pistorius' belief that there was an intruder in the house as a mitigating factor", Johnson said of the previous judgment. He was jailed for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

by | November 24, 2017 | 10:28

In the commercial, the tennis star cradles a newborn who many may assume is Alexis, but it's a mini body double, reported Ad Age . Gatorade, the American manufacturer of sports-themed beverage and food products, said that although Serena's baby was to be a part of the commercial, it couldn't be on the set owing to ill-health.

by | November 24, 2017 | 10:29

The fight - dubbed the Money Fight - had an estimated 4.4 million buys in pay-per-view, falling short of the record claimed by Mayweather-Pacquiao that generated 4.6 million buys. A bout that saw him surrender his WBO welterweight belt. Many expected the champion to retire following the fight. Rumours have continued to circulate about whether or not McGregor will return to boxing, however, most fans expect he will return to UFC in the near future.

by | November 24, 2017 | 05:48

Ole Miss has a 57-27-5 lead in the Egg Bowl. But my job is to focus on these players and give them the best chance to win this game. It's a game where home-field advantage and point spreads have nothing to do with which team takes the trophy home.

by | November 24, 2017 | 03:20

The 5K race is a fundraiser benefit for the March of Dimes. The $20 entry fees to participate in the race also supports and supplements the athletic teams' budgets. "Tomorrow (Michel Kripalani) and I are going to run down Pikes Peak", Ted Pease added. "The why we're doing it is to help people of all ages.literally all ages, from our tiny little toddlers that are in our Head Start program to the older adults that are part of our senior centers", BakerRipley VP Jane Babineaux announced to the ...

by | November 24, 2017 | 03:16

We hated to do it, but we had to do something and that's where it happened. On Wednesday, news broke the Lions had claimed veteran defensive end Dwight Freeney off waivers. He will hope to get more opportunities for the Lions, a team that ranks 20th in the National Football League in sacks. "He's strong, a strong player, he has strong hands, can catch the ball, can catch anything you throw to him, so that's a big pickup for us to bring him on board and let him play ball".

by | November 23, 2017 | 23:50

In the next round, Saina will face eighth-seeded Chinese Chen Yuefi, who won the bronze medal at the Glasgow Worlds in August. Right from the start, Sindhu looked lethal and played aggressively to outplay her opponent in straight games. While second seed Sindhu had no trouble in beating Hong Kong's qualifier Leung Yuet Yee 21-18, 21-10, Saina had to fight hard for a 21-19, 23-21 win over Denmark's Mette Poulsen.

by | November 23, 2017 | 21:09

The 33-year-old Brazilian was playing for the Rossoneri at the time of the incident, which took place on January 22, 2013. It was claimed that Robinho , along with five other men, sexually assaulted a 22-year-old woman at a nightclub in Milan.

by | November 23, 2017 | 19:18

Indias S S P Chawrasia took the early honours by carding a five-under-par 65 to take the first round lead at the UBS Hong Kong Open today. Justin Rose, who lost out to Fleetwood by a single shot in last season's race to be crowned European No 1, was also two under for his round, with Masters champion Sergio Garcia a further stroke adrift.

by | November 23, 2017 | 17:09

But senior guard Matt Farrell stole the pass and found senior forward Bonzie Colson , who scored to put the Irish back within one. "And just to never give up. "Their [man-to-man] stuff is so downhill". "We came out with nearly some spite to us after last night's loss", MI coach John Beilein said. The Fighting Irish started the game off very slow and had a shoddy first-half performance.

by | November 23, 2017 | 15:39

Back-to-back defeats against Senegal have seen Stuart Baxter's team drop considerably in the rankings, and they are now 81st and in their lowest position since 2013. Earlier this year Poland were No. 5 in the FIFA table - the best result for the Polish team since the world football governing body's ranking was launched in 1992.

by | November 23, 2017 | 14:54

Plenty of experts have singled out England's batting as a weakness, with former Australian opener Matthew Hayden particularly scathing. Warner has been having treatment for a neck strain, while Marsh has had back trouble, with all-rounder Glenn Maxwell placed on standby.

by | November 23, 2017 | 12:07

Much of the conversation surrounding Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball has been focused on his passing ability and his struggles shooting from the perimeter. More on this genius strategy: "What I mean by babying [Lonzo], 'He'll figure it out.' It ain't about that. 'Be patient with him?' Ain't no patience if you're winning".

by | November 23, 2017 | 11:53

Beverley had surgery earlier today , which required a fix of a microfracture and meniscus injury to his right knee. In accepting the good with the bad, the Clippers broke a nine-game losing streak that was taking a toll. Austin Rivers and Lou Williams will be earning heavy minutes moving forward, and both those guys are worth owning in most leagues. Beverley's injury is particularly devastating given the state of the Clippers' backcourt.

by | November 23, 2017 | 09:56

Jauan Jennings celebrates his game-winning catch against Georgia previous year. In the video, Jennings accuses the Vols' coaching staff of being "liars" and "in it for the paycheck" among other things. Jennings had 40 catches for 580 yards and seven touchdowns last season. Jennings was dismissed Wednesday night by interim Head Coach Brady Hoke . "Representing the University of Tennessee football program is a privilege".

by | November 23, 2017 | 02:23

The Chiefs' head coach was brimming with excitement on Wednesday as the team made the signing official. He still had $6 million left guaranteed from his old contract with the Jets , which will now be slightly reduced by his new deal with Kansas City.

by | November 23, 2017 | 02:09

Beverley left the Clippers after Monday's game against the Knicks in NY, the team's ninth consecutive defeat, and returned to Los Angeles for the procedure. It's not a coincidence that Los Angeles boasts a 5-6 record in the 11 games he's played and is 0-5 with him sidelined. He owns career averages of 9.4 points, 4.1 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 1.3 steals per game.

by | November 22, 2017 | 22:56

The Argentina global is yet to put pen to paper on a new deal despite the club announcing in July an agreement for the five-time Ballon d'Or victor to remain at the Nou Camp until 2021. I don't think you can say anyone is the favourite tomorrow, as these are two strong teams playing on level terms. Paulo Dybala says he cannot "promise" that he will stay at Juventus for the rest of his career and admits he misses former team-mate Paul Pogba .

by | November 22, 2017 | 22:39

The second-year Raider will now be playing under a new defensive coordinator, although head coach Jack Del Rio already has a lot to do with leading the defense. "He made some good points while he was here", defensive tackle Justin Ellis said of Norton. Pagano was defensive coordinator of the San Diego Chargers from 2012-16 before being fired.

by | November 22, 2017 | 21:06

If the Blues manager needs to make changes at any point during the game then he can look to his bench, where he has several options, including Tiemoue Bakayoko and Alvaro Morata . But the Blues did find a third in the 73rd minute, with Cesc Fabregas picking out the bottom corner from the penalty spot - having been ordered to retake his original effort - after Willian had been tugged back by Maksim Medvedev.

by | November 22, 2017 | 20:46

During extra-time, Adelaide was trailing 2-1 when they earned a throw-in close to the halfway line. Adelaide United's Michael Marrone is involved in a fight with Sydney FC players. Kurz, who apologised to the boy and his father, reiterated Marrone's actions were not in his usual nature. "I said sorry to the boy and his Dad - what happened was not in the character of Mickey, he is a very quiet boy", he said post-match.

by | November 22, 2017 | 20:14

Durant is sure to face plenty of boos and a rough reception from his former team's fans when the Warriors (13-4) take on the Thunder (7-9). Durant missed the team's last game against the Brooklyn Nets with this injury, making that two absences in the last six games - his first stemming from a thigh contusion from the opening minutes of a physical outing against the Miami Heat.

by | November 22, 2017 | 19:49

It emerged on Wednesday afternoon that Marsh, who was slated to open if Warner wasn't fit enough to feature in the first Test , was also nursing a niggle. Warner cricked his neck taking a high catch in fielding drills on Tuesday. Nonetheless, shortly after captain Steve Smith relayed that update at his pre-match press conference, Cricket Australia announced they were calling up batting all-rounder Maxwell.