Anger, relief but no joy as UN talks limp to an end
A marathon UN summit wrapped up Sunday with little to show, squeezing hard-earned compromises from countries over a global warming battle plan that fell well short of what science says is needed to tackle the climate crisis.
FUTA students undergo internship in Spain
Ten students of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) are currently at the University Jaen, Spain for an intensive internship programme as the institution firms up its internationalisation drive.
Evelyn Akhator eager to achieve Olympics dreams
D’Tigress Centre, Evelyn Akhator says qualification for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo is a lifelong dream that must come through.
Nadal qualifies Spain for quarter-finals at Davis Cup
Rafael Nadal’s Spain eased into the Davis Cup quarter-finals, but the event organisers faced more questions over scheduling as yesterday’s action stretched beyond 4 am.
Luis Enrique returns as Spain coach after daughter's death
Luis Enrique will return as coach of Spain and replace Robert Moreno ahead of Euro 2020, the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) confirmed on Tuesday. Moreno took charge in June after Luis Enrique had resigned to take care of his daughter Xana, who died in August of bone cancer. "Today we can confirm Luis Enrique returns…
Catalan separatists block Spain-France highway
Catalan separatist activists blocked traffic on Monday on a motorway linking Spain and France, in a fresh protest against the sentencing last month of nine of their leaders to lengthy jail terms.
350,000 protesters flood Barcelona for separatist 'freedom' rally
Around 350,000 people rallied in downtown Barcelona on Saturday, turning the streets into a sea of independence flags in the latest mass protest against Spain's jailing of nine separatist leaders.
Spain begins exhuming Franco's remains from opulent tomb
Spain on Thursday began exhuming the embalmed body of Francisco Franco from a grandiose state mausoleum in order to relocate it to a more discreet grave in a country still conflicted over the dictator's decades-long regime.
Female players to go on strike in Spain over pay and conditions
Almost 200 female footballers in Spain from various first division clubs have voted to go on strike over pay and working conditions.