A Nigerian human rights lawyer, Adeola Austin Oyinlade, has been declared winner of the International Bar Association’s Award for Outstanding Contribution by a Legal Practitioner to Human Rights for 2018.
Kasumu told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that the championships which served as qualifiers for the 2019 World Championship slated from October 23 to October 29.
Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, in a statement in Abuja on Friday, said that Buhari met with Iwobi, along with a high-powered team from the Italian Senate in New York.
Nigerian female cyclists arrived Rome, Italy, for the Giro Delle Marche In Rosa Cycling Tour ahead of the Invitational Female Cycling Championship.
Italy forward, Mario Balotelli, widely criticised for his performance in a 1-1 draw against Poland on Friday, has not even made the substitutes’ bench for Monday’s UEFA Nations League match away to Portugal.
Former Italy Coach, Gian Piero Ventura, in charge last year when they lost to Sweden and missed out on the World Cup, said he would never get over their “momentous” failure and joked that he had avoided shopping at Ikea.
The 32 year old, born and raised in Turin, made his professional debut in the second-tier Serie B in 2006 after Juventus were relegated following the Calciopoli corruption scandal.
The UN says for the fifth straight year, 1,500 migrants perished in the Mediterranean, with the route between Libya and Italy being the deadliest.
The NRCSF Secretary, Bunmi Oluode, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Lagos that the aim was to attract more physically challenged persons to the sports.
Francis made his comments in a message to participants at a conference on international migration being held in the Vatican.
A spokesman for police in Ancona, a city on Italy’s eastern Adriatic coast, told dpa on Thursday that 35-year-old Claudio Pinti had been arrested two days earlier.
Efe Alimi, an Edo State indigene, revealed how he had participated in the mass burial of 5,300 bodies in a single day on the Libyan shore, decomposing remains of those who had drowned while attempting to cross the Mediterranean Sea to…
Salvini, head of the right-wing League and a deputy prime minister in the eurosceptic coalition, has made curbing immigration a clarion call of his party, whose popularity is rising fast in opinion polls.
According to a Reuters review of court filings on Monday, the nine executives, were accused by Italian prosecutors of paying bribes to secure the licence to explore a large offshore oilfield in 2011.
The Green Falcons, who open the tournament against hosts Russia in Group A on June 14, returned to Riyadh on Thursday after a three-week Spanish training camp that featured wins over Algeria and Greece.
Seventeen plaintiffs petitioned the European Court of Human Rights last week, Violeta Moreno-Lax, a legal advisor for the Global Legal Action Network, told reporters. She was among four lawyers and several humanitarian groups involved in…
Francis was paying a half-day visit to Alessano and Molfetta in Puglia, the region that forms the heel of Italy’s boot, where the late Bishop Tonino Bello had his diocese.
Francis’ improvised words before tens of thousands of people at his weekly general audience in St. Peter’s Square was his strongest attack on organized crime in nearly four years.
The group said the case highlighted an increasingly highly charged stand-off between humanitarian groups seeking to save lives on the open seas and European authourities trying to stem the number of people making the dangerous-crossing.