• Germany begin Euro 2016 with hard-fought win over Ukraine

    Germany begin Euro 2016 with hard-fought win over Ukraine

    World champions Germany got their Euro 2016 campaign off to a winning start as they defeated Ukraine 2-0 in Lille on Sunday.

    Shkodran Mustafi and Bastian Schweinsteiger were on target for the Germans to ensure the nation went top of Group C on goal difference, after Poland beat Northern Ireland 1-0.

    Ukraine had the first chance of the game, Yevhen Konoplyanka catching a low cross sweetly with his right foot only to see the shot palmed over by goalkeeper Manuel Neuer.

    Germany should […]

  • Ukraine ready to invest $1bn into Ajaokuta steel company

    Ukraine ready to invest $1bn into Ajaokuta steel company

    The Ukrainian Ambassador to Nigeria Mr Valeriy Aleksandruk has said that his country is ready to invest one billion dollars into Ajaokuta Steel Company in order to revive the plant.

    This is according to a statement by Mr Alex Okoh, Head, Public Communications, Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) in Abuja on Thursday.

    It said that the ambassador made the disclosure when he paid a courtesy call on the Acting Director General of the BPE, Mr Vincent Akpotaire.

    It also stated that Aleksandruk said […]