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January 15, 2019 10:22 AM EPL: Solskjaer fires dig at Mourinho’s ‘stupid tactics’

Manchester United caretaker boss, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has thrown a major dig at Jose Mourinho’s tactics, after his side’s 1-0 win against Tottenham, the UK Metro reports. The Red Devils made it six wins on the bounce in all competitions under the Norwegian, thanks to Marcus Rashford’s goal at Wembley. Mourinho lost support of most of the squad and his side’s 40

January 10, 2019 4:44 PM Transfer: Barcelona identify player that will be sold to fund Neymar’s return

Barcelona are considering selling Philippe Coutinho in order to fund a move for Neymar, according to the Evening Standard. It is believed that Coutinho is edging closer to a sensational exit just a year after joining the club from the Reds. The midfielder has started only one of Barca’s last five matches and his influence on the team has started to wane following 24

January 8, 2019 8:20 PM Boko Haram: Detained Daily Trust Regional Editor regains freedom

The regional editor, Daily Trust Newspaper, Uthman Abubakar, who was arrested, alongside a reporter, when soldiers stormed the Maiduguri office of the newspaper has been released. The Editor-in-Chief of Daily Trust, Mannir Dan-Ali, announced the release. He was brought back to the Maiduguri office of the newspaper by an unnamed Major who handed him over to a Security 18

January 8, 2019 5:31 PM Boko Haram: Army confirms attack on Borno communities

The Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Benson Akinroluye has confirmed the multiple attacks on Auno and Sajeri communities, near Maiduguri, Borno State. Residents, who fled the area, said two persons were killed with five houses razed after the insurgents looted foodstuff, livestock and provisions. They were later repelled by the military 19

January 7, 2019 7:09 AM Transfer: Barcelona make u-turn on Suarez’s move to Arsenal

Barcelona do not want Denis Suarez to join Arsenal this month, either on loan or on a permanently deal, the Mirror reports. The Gunners are believed to be closing in on the midfielder and are confident they can land Suarez in a £20million transfer. The Premier League club would prefer a loan deal with a view to a permanent switch in the summer and Barcelona 25

January 7, 2019 6:40 AM Details of Rooney’s arrest emerge

English football star, Wayne Rooney was arrested in December at Dulles Airport outside Washington, D.C. in the U.S., for public intoxication. According to a Reuters report on Sunday, Rooney was booked into the Loudoun County Adult Detention Centre on Dec. 16, on a charge of public intoxication. The charge emanated from an arrest by the Metropolitan Washington 22

January 4, 2019 6:11 PM Syria: Russia, Israel seal major deal after US decision

Russian President, Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday agreed to strengthen coordination on Syrian issues through military and diplomatic channels. The Kremlin said the two leaders had a phone conversation on Friday, Xinhua reports. During the conversation initiated by the Israeli side, the leaders discussed the Syrian 22

January 2, 2019 7:40 PM Nasarawa guber: What I don’t need to defeat APC, PDP – Labaran Maku

Former information minister under Goodluck Jonathan government, Labaran Maku, who is contesting the Nasarawa governorship seat on the ticket of APGA, has said he does not need political structures to win the election. Critics have insisted that his chances are slim since APGA is not a major political group in the state. They say that Maku’s rival parties 22

January 2, 2019 3:47 PM New minimum wage: Labour announces date for nationwide strike

Following the inability of the Federal Government to urgently transmit the bill on the new national minimum wage to the National Assembly, the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has set Jan. 8 as date for the commencement of an indefinite nationwide strike. NAN reports that NLC president, Comrade Ayuba Wabba said the strike would be inevitable if nothing 17

January 2, 2019 1:08 PM EPL: Real Madrid goalkeeper set to sign for Arsenal

Real Madrid goalkeeper, Keylor Navas, has dropped a major hint about leaving the Spanish giants. Navas has fallen behind Thibaut Courtois in the pecking order, since his £35million arrival from Chelsea, despite helping the club win three consecutive Champions League trophies under Zinedine Zidane. Now the 32-year-old has dropped a huge hint on his future 18