Former world number one, Serena Williams came from a set down to beat 17th seeded Ashleigh Barty of Australia 3-6,6-3,6-4 on Phillippe Chartrier Court in Paris to cruise into the third round of the French Open.
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By Premium Times Judith Amaechi, wife of Minister of Transportation, Chubuike Amaechi, was at the centre of a melee on Saturday at the Port Harcourt International Airport.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday finally signed the Not Too Young To Run bill into law.
Serena Williams will continue to wear her striking, all-black catsuit in her French Open second round clash on Thursday despite questions raised over whether or not it breaks the rules over appropriate on-court playing gear.
Zinedine Zidane has dramatically resigned as Real Madrid manager.
Former England midfielder Frank Lampard is taking his first step into management by taking the reins at Derby County, the Championship club announced on Thursday.
Serena Williams has expressed her embarrassment at her Nike advert entitled “The Queen is back” which threatened to upstage Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s nuptials, after being launched just days before the Royal Wedding, The Express reports.
The Libyan authorities deported 221 illegal immigrants from African and Asian countries as part of the immigration department’s voluntary return programme.
Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has said he is running for the office of the President not for selfish reasons but to save Nigeria.
One person has been killed following an attempt by some unknown gunmen to assassinate the Amanyanabo of Okochiri Kingdom in Okirika Local Government Area of Rivers State, His Royal Majesty, King Ateke Tom.
Poland’s police say they have arrested a Nigerian man who is wanted by Interpol and FBI in the United States for alleged cyberfraud and extortion done over the internet totaling an estimated $7 million.
Mohamed Salah could still play a role for Egypt at the World Cup after the Egyptian Football Association announced Wednesday that the injured Liverpool striker would be out for “not more” than three weeks.