Italy News

Ex-Nigeria footballer Efe Sodje jailed for stealing alongside 2 of his brothers

He was also cleared of two charges of money laundering relating to a scam which saw companies in Columbia, Italy and India defrauded of thousands of pounds they thought was being sent to suppliers.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 22, 2019

EU countries split over copyright overhaul

Several EU countries — including Germany, the Netherlands and Italy — on Friday blocked a council compromise text following a long debate among the bloc’s 28 ambassadors.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 21, 2019

Kevin-Prince Boateng joins Barcelona on loan, wants to seize his opportunities

The player himself was upbeat about the move when journalists spoke to him at the airport in Italy.

IOL , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Ronaldo misses penalty kick as Juve beat bottom side Chievo

Turin (Italy) – Cristiano Ronaldo missed a second half penalty kick for Juventus but it did not matter as the Serie A leaders brushed aside Chievo 3-0 in a top-versus-bottom clash on Monday.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Sodje brothers jailed for fraud in the UK

Firms in Colombia, India, Italy and Abu Dhabi were tricked into sending a total of £80,000 after being sent emailed invoices from fake suppliers.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Davos elites warned on populist rage, economic uncertainty

Several major economies saw sharp downgrades to the GDP estimates, including Germany, Italy and Mexico, along with a smaller cut for France amid the “yellow vest” demonstrations that have riven the country.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 21, 2019

Harsh realities of life after football come under scrutiny at Bafana legend Masinga's memorial service

Masinga was born on June 28, 1969 in Klerksdorp in the North West and played for various clubs including Mamelodi Sundowns‚ Jomo Cosmos‚ Leeds United in England‚ Saint Galliens in Switzerland‚ FC Bari and Salernitana in Italy.

Times Live , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Man United star Romelu Lukaku addresses exit rumours in crptic Instagram post

The Italy international's contract will expire in the summer but the Red Devils are willing to extend his deal in order to get a fee for the wing-back.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 21, 2019

IMF cuts global growth outlook, cites trade war, weak Europe

The downgrades reflected signs of weakness in Europe, with its export powerhouse Germany hurt by new fuel emission standards for cars and with Italy under market pressure due to Rome’s recent budget standoff with the European Union.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

US-China trade war threatens global growth: IMF

DOWNGRADES Several major economies saw sharp downgrades to the GDP estimates, including Germany, Italy and Mexico, along with a smaller cut for France amid the yellow vest demonstrations that have riven the country.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 21, 2019