N49bn out of N50bn COVID-19 intervention fund disbursed- CBN, FG shuts Kara Bridge in Lagos and more
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Saturday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Saturday.
Barcelona, Real Madrid face easy opposition on La Liga restart
Solomon Fowowe talks about the return on LaLiga this week. Barcelona, Real Madrid face easy opposition on La Liga restart.
Josh2funny reveals the inspiration behind his skits, relationship | Popsicles
On the maiden episode of Popsicles, a new and totally unfiltered show, Nuella Ogunlade sat down with the multi-talented entertainer, Josh Alfred, popularly known as Josh2funny, to talk about his career and what makes him alluring to his fans.
Football without fans? Coronavirus rocks sporting world
Is it too soon for Project Restart? The English Premier League is taking its cue from the Bundesliga and allowing teams to resume training but is it still football when the Covid-19 pandemic forces matches to be played before empty stadiums? When’s the right time to return? With guests that include England and Chelsea goalkeeper Carly Telford, François Picard's panel reflects on what life under lockdown has been like for both players and fans.
'Devastated' Xhaka needs Arsenal fans' support - Emery
Arsenal manager Unai Emery says captain Granit Xhaka is 'devastated' after his outburst to being substituted angered fans.
Nigeria fans disappointed by semi-final loss
Nigeria fans back home are disappointed by their defeat to Algeria in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-final.
Miley Cyrus assaulted by fan during trip to Spain
Cyrus and her husband, Liam Hemsworth,took a trip to Spain over the weekend. While walking through a crowd of people,a fan grabbed Cyrus’s hair and forcibly kissed her. Hemsworth quickly reacted,pulling Cyrus away from the fan. The pair swiftly departed following the incident. A video of the assault has been circulating on Twitter, with fans jumping to the 26-year-old star’s defense.
Fans and players react online to Arsene Wegner's club departure
The sports world reacts to Arsenal manager Arsene Wegner's announcement he is leaving the club at the end of this season. Plus, actor Natalie Portman pulls out of a Jewish award ceremony, angering Israeli politicians and marijuana enthusiasts celebrate #420day.