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Liverpool goalkeeper, Alisson Becker’s father Jose Becker dies after drowning in Brazil

The father of Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker drowned in a lake near his holiday home in southern Brazil on Wednesday, February, 24.   Jose Becker, 57, had been...

Joe Biden says travel bans on UK, EU and Brazil will stay despite Trump’s order lifting travel next week

Joe Biden has stated that the US will maintain travel bans on the UK, much of the EU and Brazil – despite an order from President Donald Trump to lift them next...

Former Brazil striker, Robinho loses appeal against nine-year rape conviction

Former Brazil international striker Robinho on Thursday, Dec 10, had a nine-year sentence for the rape of a young woman upheld by a court in Italy.   Judges of the...

NDLEA nabs Brazil returnee with 12.05kg high-grade cocaine at Abuja airport

Officers of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Command, Abuja, have folied an attempt by a Nigerian man identified as...

Manchester United left-back, Alex Telles tests positive for coronavirus for a second time while on International duty for Brazil

Manchester United left-back,  Alex Telles has tested positive for coronavirus for a second time while on International duty for Brazil. The 27-year-old Brazilian...

FG seeks fresh $1.2bn loan from Brazil

The Federal Government of Nigeria is seeking a loan of $1.2bn from Brazil to finance agricultural programmes in the 2021 budget.   A request for approval has also...