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  • Defection: Over 1000 PDP members dump party in Ogun

    January 14, 2019 7:47 AM 136

    No fewer than 1,000 members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Odeda Local Government area of Ogun State have defected to the Allied Peoples Movement, APM. The defectors were received by the party’s governorship candidate in Ogun State, Adekunle Akinlade. He was on his ward-to-ward campaign tour of the 236 wards in the state. A leader of the decampees

  • Kizz Daniel’s ex-manager, Lawrence, finally reacts to being sacked

    January 14, 2019 7:32 AM 135

    Kizz Daniel’s former manager, Tumi Lawrence, who recently got replaced by UK-based Rebecca Junaid, has reacted days after being sacked by Fly Boy Inc. management. The former manager was asked by one of his Instagram followers today to explain why he got sacked. Lawrence replied the follower by saying:- ‘bosses don’t get sacked, they walk away’

  • EPL: Pochettino fears Kane has suffered “massive” injury after 1-0 defeat to Man Utd

    January 14, 2019 7:11 AM 137

    Tottenham Hotspur manager, Mauricio Pochettino, has admitted it would be a “massive” blow, if Harry Kane is sidelined by an ankle injury while Son Heung-Min is away at the Asian Cup. Kane suffered an injury at the end of Sunday’s 1-0 defeat to Manchester United and limped off the Wembley pitch very gingerly. Spurs will lose Son to international duty and could

  • EPL: Unai Emery wants Ozil to leave Arsenal in January

    January 14, 2019 7:07 AM 141

    Arsenal manager, Unai Emery, is keen to see Mesut Ozil leave Arsenal in order to free up transfer resources in January, the Daily Mail reports. Ozil has fallen out of favour this season under Emery and was left out of the Gunners’ squad for Saturday’s loss to West Ham. And it is understood that the manager has lost faith in his playmaker and wants him out before

  • EPL: Gary Neville names three Man Utd players that don’t fit Solskjaer’s style

    January 14, 2019 6:54 AM 138

    Former Manchester United defender, Gary Neville, has said Romelu Lukaku, Juan Mata and Marouane Fellaini, are not suited to playing under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. According to him, they do not provide sufficient pace on the counter attack. A feature of United’s play under Solksjaer, has been the speed at which they have broken forward, through the likes

  • Ex-Bafana striker, Masinga is dead

    January 14, 2019 6:44 AM 142

    Former South Africa star, Philemon ‘Chippa’ Masinga, was on Sunday announced dead. The ‘Bafana’ striker died, aged 49, in a Johannesburg hospital from cancer, the national South African football association said in a statement. “I saw him last Sunday before I flew to Dakar (for Confederation of African Football activities) and although Phil was not feeling

  • Profile of Tinubu’s ex-CSO, new Lagos CP, Kayode Egbetokun

    January 14, 2019 6:26 AM 135

    The new acting Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Kayode Egbetokun, a Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP, will resume duty this week. Egbetokun was until his new appointment, the Deputy Commandant, Nigeria Police College, Ikeja Lagos. He replaces CP Imohimi Edgal, who was appointed Commissioner of Police for Lagos State on Aug. 30, 2017. Born on Sept. 4, 1964 in Erinja

  • Why Solskjaer dropped Alexis Sanchez for Man Utd’s 1-0 win over Tottenham

    January 13, 2019 8:29 PM 133

    Alexis Sanchez was left out of Manchester United’s squad to face Tottenham, because of an ongoing hamstring problem, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has revealed. The Chilean made his first start under the Norwegian during a 2-0 FA Cup win against Reading, but was forced off after an hour after feeling his hamstring. The problem kept the 30-year-old out of action

  • 2019 election: Archbishop of Lagos tells Nigerians candidates to vote

    January 13, 2019 7:22 PM 135

    The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins, has advised the electorate to vote into power, in the 2019 general elections, those they could trust. Martins gave the advice at the solemn dedication ceremony of St John’s Catholic Church, Igando, Lagos. He said that voters should not engage in selling of their Permanent Voter Cards

  • Tottenham vs Man Utd: What Pogba said after 1-0 win at Wembley

    January 13, 2019 7:04 PM 121

    Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba, has hailed his side’s 1-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday. Pogba, speaking after the game, admitted it was a “big test” and said a team performance was important. “Obviously it was very important, it was a big test. Tottenham needed points and we needed points. “A team performance was the key of the game and we did it. We’re