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FG Needs $656 Million To Complete Lagos-Ibadan Railway – Amaechi
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FG Needs $656 Million To Complete Lagos-Ibadan Railway – Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has said the Federal Government requires the sum of $656 million to complete work on the Lagos-Ibadan railway project. Amaechi disclosed this on Friday while defending his ministry’s 2021 budget at the Senate. He explained that the amount is needed to put the necessary infrastructure in place for the project to serve its intended purpose. “Some aspects of works involving the construction of upgraded railway station, signalling and telecommunication systems, power supply scheme and the construction of pedestrian and overpass bridges have to be completed,” he said. “These additional and extra works amounting to $656 million which is to be financed 100 percent by the Federal Government of Nigeria has been approved by the Federal E...
₦6.26 Trillion Is Needed To Complete Ongoing Road Projects – Fashola
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₦6.26 Trillion Is Needed To Complete Ongoing Road Projects – Fashola

Minister of Works, Babatunde Fashola said on Wednesday that the Ministry need about N6.26 trillion to complete the about 711 federal high road projects across the country. The Minister who spoke while defending the 2021 budget estimate of the Ministry before the House Committee on Works headed by Hon. Abubakar Kabir Bichi however said that inadequate funding has slowed down the pace of work on the road projects. Fashola said it was difficult for the Ministry to accomplish all its objectives due to paucity of funds, but said that rather than expanding the projects being financed through Sukuk, efforts should be channeled toward the completion of the entire green network covering the four major ports, Lagos, Warri, Port Harcourt and Calabar.
It Took Me 3 Solid Years To Complete The Made In Lagos Album- Wizkid
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It Took Me 3 Solid Years To Complete The Made In Lagos Album- Wizkid

Wizkid has given a breakdown of how the limelight treated him as a young musician and the way he had to re-record for about 10 times. He was engaged in a recent interview with Beat FM where he spoke at length about the thought process and energy that went into the making of the album and the amount of time it took before the record was completed. In his own words: “You know, I blew up young. I came into the game young. So every time I make an album, it’s almost like I don’t plan it. I don’t sit down and say I want to make an album in like two weeks, two months, or one year,” “We’ve been hit by one of the craziest things in the world which is the pandemic. All of that adds to why the album took longer. Believe it or not, there were ten different ‘Made In Lagos’....
Man Utd Complete Free Transfer Of Edinson Cavani
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Man Utd Complete Free Transfer Of Edinson Cavani

Manchester United have completed the signing of Edinson Cavani on a free transfer as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer leaves it late to bolster his squad ahead of the transfer deadline. As Sportsmail revealed first, talks advanced quickly on Saturday and the Uruguay international striker completed a medical on Sunday. The 33-year-old has put pen to paper on a two-year deal on wages of around £210,000-per-week after tax.
Tottenham Complete Loan Signing Of Vinicius From Benfica
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Tottenham Complete Loan Signing Of Vinicius From Benfica

Tottenham have completed the signing of 25-year-old Brazilian striker Carlos Vinicius on a season-long loan deal from Benfica. As reported by Goal on Thursday, the deal contains an option for Spurs to sign him outright for £41 million ($53m) at the end of the season. Spurs will pay an initial loan fee of €3m, which would be deducted from the final price if Jose Mourinho decides to make his move permanent. *Vinicius was the joint-top goalscorer in the Primeira Liga in 2019-20, scoring 24 goals in 47 games in all competitions. Last season was a breakthrough campaign for him, after being signed from Napoli for €16m (£15m/$19m) following loan spells at Rio Ave and Monaco. Mourinho will be hoping Vinicius can provide competition and a much-needed rotation option for Harry Kane. Previou...
Chelsea Complete The Signing Of Edouard Mendy From Rennes
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Chelsea Complete The Signing Of Edouard Mendy From Rennes

Chelsea complete the signing of Edouard Mendy from Rennes, with the goalkeeper joining on a five-year deal at a cost of £22 million ($29m). The Senegalese international has penned a five-year deal at Stamford Bridge and will compete with Kepa Arrizabalaga and Willy Caballero for a starting spot between the posts in the season ahead. After signing his long-term contract with the Blues, Mendy said: ‘I am so excited to be joining Chelsea. It’s a dream for me to be a part of this exciting squad and to work with Frank Lampard and all of his coaching staff. I look forward to meeting my team-mates and can’t wait to get started.’ On signing Mendy, Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia said: ‘As soon as Petr Cech and our technical team identified Edouard as the most suitable goalkeeper t...
Liverpool To Complete £45m Signing Of Diogo Jota From Wolves
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Liverpool To Complete £45m Signing Of Diogo Jota From Wolves

Liverpool have agreed a £45m deal for Wolves forward Diogo Jota, with the 23-year-old set to head to Melwood on Saturday to undergo a medical before completing the deal. The move comes just hours after the Premier League champions secured the signing of Thiago Alcantara from Bayern Munich in a deal that could be worth up to £25m. Jota's arrival at Anfield could be made easier by Liverpool defender Ki-Jana Hoever moving to Wolves in a deal worth £10m, plus add-ons. Jota left Molineux before kick-off against Stoke in the Carabao Cup on Thursday and was an unused substitute at the weekend in the 2-0 win at Sheffield United . The Portuguese international forward has agreed a five-year deal and will follow Thiago Alcantara in moving to the Premier League champions The Portugue...
Aston Villa complete signing of £20m Arsenal goalkeeper
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Aston Villa complete signing of £20m Arsenal goalkeeper

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta will turn his attention back to off the field issues after guiding the Gunners to a magnificent win over Fulham in their opening Premier League fixture. Willian and Gabriel Magalhaes both made a huge impact on debut, and Arteta will be hoping he can bring in more quality additions before the end of the transfer window. The main talking point at the Emirates Stadium right now is around the goalkeeper situation. Emiliano Martinez is understood to be nearing a move away from the club, while David Raya from Brentford is being lined up as his replacement. Emiliano Martinez has completed a medical with Aston Villa ahead of a £20m move away from Arsenal. The Argentine goalkeeper was left out of the squad that beat Fulham on Saturday, with Bernd Leno returning t...
Everton Complete James Rodriguez Signing
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Everton Complete James Rodriguez Signing

Everton have announced the signing of James Rodriguez from Real Madrid. Los Blancos will receive a transfer fee of 25 million euros for the midfielder and will also save eight million euros from his wages. Real Madrid midfielder player James, who was named La Liga’s best midfielder after scoring 13 goals and providing 13 assists in 29 games under the Italian manager in 2014/15. “I am really, really happy to be at this great club, a club with so much history, and a manager who knows me really well,” James saying. https://twitter.com/Everton/status/1303050214446686210?s=20 I’m looking forward to achieving great things here – and winning things, which is what everyone’s aim is. James have come to improve himself and help the team to win and play good football – entertaining football. ...
Chelsea Complete The Signing Of Ben Chilwell
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Chelsea Complete The Signing Of Ben Chilwell

Chelsea have officially confirmed the signing of defender Ben Chilwell from Leicester in a £50million deal. The Stamford Bridge outfit have been keen to recruit another left back this summer and identified the 23-year-old as their primary target for that position. Chilwell's arrival on a five-year deal comes during a remarkable summer of spending which has also seen both Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech snapped up, with German starlet Kai Havertz closing on a switch to join them. Chilwell has penned a long-term contact at Stamford Bridge and will become a crucial part of Frank Lampard's attempts to push for silverware next season. The 23-year-old had missed the final five games of the last campaign with a heel problem, but his new club are believed to have held no long-term co...
Ajaokuta Is 90 Percent Complete, May Be Functional Early 2023 – Minister
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Ajaokuta Is 90 Percent Complete, May Be Functional Early 2023 – Minister

The Minister of Mines and Steel, Olamilekan Adegbite, on Monday, said the Ajeokuta Steel Mill is 90 percent complete and may be functional by early 2023. Adegbite made the remarks while making an appearance on Channels Television’s breakfast show, Sunrise Daily.The development of the steel mill was started in the 1970s but has evaded completion several decades after.The Minister, on Monday, said the current revitalisation plan for the steel mill was kick-started in October 2019, when a Nigerian delegation, led by President Muhammadu Buhari, attended the Russia-Africa summit in Sochi, Russia.In Sochi, President Buhari invited the Russians to help complete the steel mill on a Build-Operate-Transfer model, Adegbite said.The Russians agreed and were set to arrive in Nigeria in March 20...
Big Brother Naija House Cost ₦2.5 Billion To Complete
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Big Brother Naija House Cost ₦2.5 Billion To Complete

The fifth season of the Big Brother Naija show kicked off on Sunday, July 19, 2020, and in keeping with tradition, the new season was aptly named after prevailing social circumstances, Big Brother Naija Lockdown. Since it began, non-stop conversations about the show have been trending on social media. According to Keyhole, a digital media monitoring tool, Big Brother Naija related conversations reach an audience of 370 million online every day, and that in the last five days, over 760,000 users around the world have published content about the show on the internet. This is in addition to the 40 million TV audience watching from all over Africa. Besides talking about their favourite housemate, social media users found a new conversation starter in the first few days of the show –...
Psalm West Is 1! Kim Kardashian Celebrates Her Son’s First Birthday: ‘You Complete Our Family’
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Psalm West Is 1! Kim Kardashian Celebrates Her Son’s First Birthday: ‘You Complete Our Family’

Proud mom Kim Kardashian West shared a sweet social media tribute on Saturday, in honor of her and husband Kanye West’s youngest son’s first birthday. “My baby Psalm turns 1 years old today!!!!!! Psalmy you complete our family. You make everything perfect. I love you so much!!!! Happy Birthday Psalm,” she wrote, along with a black-and-white video of the birthday boy. Kardashian West, 39, and the rapper, 42, are also parents to son Saint, 4, as well as daughters Chicago, 2, and North, 6½.  
Saudi Women Smoke In Public To ‘Complete’ Their Freedom
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Saudi Women Smoke In Public To ‘Complete’ Their Freedom

Rima settles in a chair at an upscale Riyadh cafe, looks around carefully, and seeing no one she recognises, drags on her electronic cigarette and exhales a cloud of smoke. “I feel that smoking in public is a part of exercising my newly won freedoms. I am happy that now that I can choose,” the 27-year-old Saudi who works for a private company in the capital told AFP. Like Western feminists of the early 20th century, in an era of social change in Saudi Arabia some women are embracing cigarettes, shisha pipes or vaping as a symbol of emancipation. The sight of women smoking in public has become much more common in recent months, an unthinkable prospect before the introduction of sweeping reforms in the ultra-conservative kingdom. The kingdom’s ambitious de facto ruler, Crown Prin...
Marriage Does not Complete you, it Compliments you- Reno Omokri
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Marriage Does not Complete you, it Compliments you- Reno Omokri

Reno Omokri this morning took to his twitter handle to share his thoughts on marriage. He is of the opinion that marriage does not complete anyone but rather compliments. The former presidential aide to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan, wrote; If you end up getting married, good. But if not, you are enough! You are so enough! You are more than enough! Marriage COMPLIMENTS you, but it does not COMPLETE you. “You are COMPLETE in Christ”-Colossians 2:10 You don’t need more COMPLETION
Bruno Fernandes Boarded A Private Jet To Manchester United To Complete Transfer
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Bruno Fernandes Boarded A Private Jet To Manchester United To Complete Transfer

Manchester United have agreed a deal with Sporting Lisbon to sign midfielder Bruno Fernandes, subject to a medical and the agreement of personal terms. The midfielder is expected to put pen to paper on a five-year deal after his protracted move was all but sealed on Wednesday evening. Sportsmail revealed that United and Sporting had agreed a deal on Tuesday which could be worth almost £68million after an initial fee of £46.6m.
The North Must Complete Yar’Adua’s Tenure In 2023 – Charles Idahosa
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The North Must Complete Yar’Adua’s Tenure In 2023 – Charles Idahosa

Chief Charles Idahosa is a chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo state. He was a former Political Adviser to ex-governor of the state and current National Chairman of the APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole. In this interview with TEMIDAYO AKINSUYI in Benin City, he spoke on recent developments in the nation as well as the political crisis in his home state. Excerpts: President Muhammadu Buhari recently signed the Deep Offshore Act in London, United Kingdom (UK). While some Nigerians condemned the action saying the Vice- President, Yemi Osinbajo could have signed it here, others said the President can rule from anywhere. What is your reaction to that? I think the president has the prerogative of asking his aides to bring documents to him in the UK to sign. That...
Kenyan, Eliud Kipchoge Becomes The First To Complete Marathon In Two Hours
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Kenyan, Eliud Kipchoge Becomes The First To Complete Marathon In Two Hours

Eliud Kipchoge has become the first athlete to run a marathon in under two hours, beating the mark by 20 seconds. The Kenyan, 34, covered the 26.2 miles (42.2km) in one hour 59 minutes 40 seconds in the Ineos 1:59 Challenge in Vienna, Austria on Saturday. It will not be recognised as the official marathon world record because it was not in open competition and he used a team of rotating pacemakers. "This shows no-one is limited," said Kipchoge. "Now I've done it, I am expecting more people to do it after me." watch the video... HISTORY! pic.twitter.com/qjLfofhL5s — Eliud Kipchoge (@EliudKipchoge) October 12, 2019
Barcelona Complete Permanent Signing Of Super Falcons Star, Asisat Oshoala
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Barcelona Complete Permanent Signing Of Super Falcons Star, Asisat Oshoala

The Nigerian forward will continue to ply her trade in Spain for the next two years after impressing on loan Barcelona have exercised the option to sign Nigeria striker Asisat Oshoala on a permanent deal from Dalian Quanjian. The 24-year-old initially joined Barcelona on a six-month loan deal in January following the postponement of the 2019 Chinese Women's Super League. She went on to establish herself in the team with eight goals after 11 games in all competitions. The Nigeria international was in fine form for Llius Cortes' side in the Liga Iberdrola and Uefa Champions League with her attacking prowess. Her impressive performances convinced the club to hand her a two-year contract that will keep her in Catalonia until June 2022. Oshoala was part of Barcelona's fairyta...
Complete All Ambode’s Projects Before Starting New Ones, Sagay Tells Sanwo-olu
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Complete All Ambode’s Projects Before Starting New Ones, Sagay Tells Sanwo-olu

Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the governor-elect of Lagos state has been charged to ensure the completion of ongoing projects in Lagos State which Akinwunmi Ambode, the outgoing governor may not complete because of time. Giving the advice in Lagos in a chat with Sunday INDEPENDENT, Prof. Itse Sagay SAN, Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) also advised that Sanwo-Olu should not embark on new projects until he has completed all the current projects being undertaken by the Ambode administration. He also asked Sanwo-Olu to emulate President Muhammadu Buhari who has commissioned majority of the projects left behind by the Goodluck Jonathan administration. He said, “My advice to the governor-elect of Lagos, Babajide Sanwo-Olu is that he should complete a...
We’ll Complete Lagos-Ibadan Expressway – Buhari
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We’ll Complete Lagos-Ibadan Expressway – Buhari

As the All Progressives Congress, APC, canvassed for votes from the South West at the forthcoming elections, its Presidential candidate, Muhammedu Buhari has assured the people of the region that his administration is determined to ensure the completion of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway and other road networks and rail lines before the end of the year. Buhari, who made this vow at Mapo Hall Ibadan, during the campaign of APC, also presented the party’s governorship candidate for Oyo State, Chief Bayo Adelabu. Addressing the massive crowd that graced the occasion, Buhari equally promised that if elected for the second term, he would fix power as well as improve on the nation’s infrastructure for the nation to be conducive for its citizenry. He, however, appealed that the people of...
Complete Nomination List Of The 2019 Oscars Awards
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Complete Nomination List Of The 2019 Oscars Awards

The 91st Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), will honor the best films of 2018 and will take place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. The ceremony will be held on February 24, 2019. During the ceremony, AMPAS will present Academy Awards (commonly referred to as Oscars) in 24 categories. And the nominees are; Best picture Black Panther BlacKkKlansman Bohemian Rhapsody The Favourite Green Book Roma A Star is Born Vice Best director Alfonso Cuarón (Roma) Adam McKay (Vice) Yorgos Lanthimos (The Favourite) Spike Lee (BlacKkKlansman) Pawel Pawlikowski (Cold War) Best actor Rami Malek (Bohemian Rhapsody) Christian Bale (Vice) Viggo Mortensen (Green Book) ...
Owerri Zone Won’t Govern Imo Unless I Complete My Second Term—Ohakim
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Owerri Zone Won’t Govern Imo Unless I Complete My Second Term—Ohakim

Former Governor of Imo state, Ikedi Ohakim has told the leaders and people of Owerri senatorial zone to support him to complete his second term if they ever want to produce governor for the state in the nearest future. Ohakim said unless he was allowed to complete his second as the state governor, Owerri zone would continue to find it difficult to get support for the governorship position in the state. Speaking during the flag off campaign for Accord Party’s senatorial candiate for Owerri Zone, Chief Charles Ugomuo at Nguru Mbaise, the former governor, who is the gubernatorial candidate of Accord Party maintained that trying to present and support any candidate from Owerri zone would amount to trying to win the position through a short cut which he insisted would be very impossible...
Senate Gives Contractor 2 Weeks Ultimatum To Complete Kano Airport New Terminal
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Senate Gives Contractor 2 Weeks Ultimatum To Complete Kano Airport New Terminal

Joint Committee of the National Assembly on Aviation has frown at the delay currently experienced in the construction work at the terminal building of Malam Aminu Kano International Airport. ‎Senator Adamu Aliero, the committee chairman made this known on Friday when his members paid a courtesy visit on Governor Abdullahi Ganduje at the Government House, Kano.‎ Aliero said that the committee was “greatly disappointed” that not much had been done in the execution of the project and gave the contractor two weeks for completion. He said: “We have gone round and we are not happy with the progress of work because the contract was awarded together with order four airports, Port Harcourt was commissioned and the rest have progressed very far. “We are dissatisfied with progress of work bec...
Wolves winger Helder Costa Looking Forward to Bernardo Silva Reunion
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Wolves winger Helder Costa Looking Forward to Bernardo Silva Reunion

Wolves winger Helder Costa is looking forward to facing Manchester City's Bernardo Silva today. The pair played together at AS Monaco. "I met Bernardo in 2004 or 2005 and we started playing together in the Benfica youth academy," Costa said. "We played together for over 10 years then I played with him at Monaco, we have a close friendship, we still speak regularly and I hope the best man wins on Saturday "We'll have time to be friends after the game but as soon as the referee blows his whistle, we'll be opponents and we're there to complete. "I wasn't surprised (Silva went to Manchester City), knowing Bernardo's quality and what kind of player he is. "I think it's obvious to everyone what he's capable of and I hope he continues to develop and show us his footballing skill...
Genevieve Nnaji Completes Abuja Estate
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Genevieve Nnaji Completes Abuja Estate

Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji seems to have completed her Estate in Abuja. Last year, the mom of one shared a photo of the uncompleted estate and now she has shared a new one posing in front of it. As you can see from the photo people are already letting the place.
President Buhari Is A Complete Failure – Ardo
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President Buhari Is A Complete Failure – Ardo

A Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) chieftain from Adamawa State, Umar Ardo, has described the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration as a complete failure over its inability to fulfill even one of its numerous campaign promises after two years. Ardo said Buhari made a lot of promises during his electioneering campaign but was yet to fulfill even one, a development he described as disappointing. The former Special Assistant to the former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on States and Local Government between 1999 and 2003, said it was unfair for people to start discussing Buhari’s second term when the said person was nowhere to be found. On the state of the nation, he told Daily Sun that, “I don’t know what promises APC made, but I marked the three basics ones of Buhari – insecu...
Heidi Klum Goes Completely Nude In New Photography Book +18
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Heidi Klum Goes Completely Nude In New Photography Book +18

Model Heidi Klum, 43 has borrowed a leaf from Kim Kardashian by sharing a book full of nude photographs. The mother-of-four has appeared naked for the first time in her 25-year modelling career as part of a new collection of images shot by British photographer Rankin. Speaking at Naomi Campbell’s Fashion for Relief gala in Cannes, she said: ‘I figured, "why not?" Some friends of mine have said, "Well, you're turning 44…why now?" 'And I said, "why not now?" We should be celebrating a woman's body, it doesn't matter what age they are. ‘I have posed naked before but I've just never showed it to everyone. I feel more confident now than when I was in my twenties. ‘I think when I was younger I was more shy and I've grown into myself.’ Klum’s new book, Heidi Klum by Rankin, was released Thu...
Abuja Rail Mass Transit Is 90% Complete
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Abuja Rail Mass Transit Is 90% Complete

ABUJA RAIL MASS TRANSIT 90 PERCENT COMPLETE-MIN DIRECTS CCECC TO EMPLOY NIGERIANS The total percentage of progress so far made in the on-going Abuja Mass Rail Transit project is put at 90.27 percent as most of the train stations are at the finishing stages. The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello said this after the inspection tour of the project site and a train ride from the Abuja Metro Station behind the Abuja World Trade Centre at the Central Business District to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Monday. The Minister who was in company of the FCT Permanent Secretary, Dr. Babatope Ajakaiye and other senior officials of the FCT Administration, noted that there are 13nos railway bridges, 50nos culverts, 15nos flyover bridges and 9nos pedestrian overpasses ...
Coventry City Complete The Signing of Yakubu Aiyegbeni on a Short-Term Deal
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Coventry City Complete The Signing of Yakubu Aiyegbeni on a Short-Term Deal

The Sky Blues have completed the signing of ex-Everton talisman Yakubu on a deal running until May 2017, pending international clearance. The 34-year old brings a wealth of top flight experience, having made over 400 professional appearances and scored over 170 career goals. The forward had a brief spell in Turkey last season, featuring on twelve occasions for Super Lig outfit Kayserispor. After spells with Portsmouth and Middlesborough, the 'Yak' joined Everton in 2007, for a reported figure of £11.25m, a record fee for the Toffees at the time. The frontman netted over 130 senior goals in England, during a nine year stint, playing in the top flight for Blackburn, Portsmouth, Middlesborough and Everton, and in the Championship for Leicester and Reading. Yakubu takes the shirt n...