Nigeria News

FIFA criticises Nigeria coach Uche for anti-homosexual remarks

BERLIN — Football’s governing body FIFA on Wednesday criticised Nigeria coach Eucharia Uche for branding homosexuality as ‘dirty’ and admitting she forced lesbians out of her team. “FIFA is against all forms of discrimination,” Tatjana Haenni, FIFA’s head of women’s competitions, told German television channel ARD. Haenni said FIFA will be talking to Uche about […]

Europe

ICC Kenya hearings set for The Hague

The parties to the Kenya post election violence cases may not call up witnesses during the confirmation of charges hearings even as the Pre-Trial Chamber shelved holding them in Kenya. The decision was reached by the International Criminal Court Pre-Trial Chamber Judge Ekaterina Trendafilova on Wednesday. “The Single Judge, however, wishes to inform the parties […]

Markets

Nigeria: Mofe-Damijo calls for private sector investment in film industry

Mofe-Damijo calls for private sector investment in film industry Please sir, temper justice with mercy – convict pleads Court cases ‘ll not stop rescued banks’ recapitalisation – CBN LAGOS— The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, yesterday, said court cases by shareholders of rescued banks would not affect the recapitalisation programme of the affected banks. Deputy […]