‘Sell Pogba, he has no mentality’, Sheringham tells United

Former Manchester United and Tottenham striker, Teddy Sheringham has adviced the Red Devils to offload want away French midfielder, Paul Pogba, claiming that the Frenchman “lacks the mentality and desire” needed when things get tough. Pogba who was signed from Italian giants Juventus, for a record breaking £89million fee back in 2016, has regularly been the topic of criticisms since…

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Leon Bailey to replace Sane in Manchester City

Manchester City look to have seen Leon Bailey as a replacement for Leroy Sane. The City’s boss Pep Guardiola has set his sights on the Bayern Leverkusen’s super star Leon Bailey as the man to replace their top winger Sane as he has refused to extend his contract in Etihad stadium. Manchester City top winger Leroy Sane having decided to…

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INEC initiates plans for use of electronic voting machines

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is to pilot the use of electronic voting machines at the earliest time possible towards full introduction of electronic voting in major elections in 2021. According to the NaN, the commission disclosed this in a policy document titled “Policy on Conducting Elections in the Context of the COVID-19 Pandemic” signed by INEC Chairman, Prof.…

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Osimhen tipped to wear Tottenham vacant number 9 shirt

Nigeria and Lille striker Victor Osimhen has been named among the players who could wear Tottenham Hotspurs’s vacant number 9 shirt, if the on fire star succeeds in moving in with Spurs this summer. Tottenham have not had a number 9 since Vincent Janssen who wore the shirt departed the club after underwhelming performances. READ ALSO: Super Eagles and Lille…

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FIFA suspends Haiti Football President, Jean-Bart for rape

FIFA on Monday suspended the president of Haiti Football Federation, Yves Jean-Bart, for 90 days pending an investigation into rape allegations which claims he sexually abused teenage girls at the country’s national training centre. However, Yves Jean-Bart categorically denies accusations he raped several young female footballers at a training facility outside Port-au-Prince over the course of the past five years.…

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Imo records 26 new coronavirus cases as Nigeria tops 8,000

Imo State has recorded 26 new coronavirus cases, taking the South East state’s tally to 33, as Nigeria moved past 8,000 cases on Monday. According to the latest statistics revealed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) yesterday, two hundred and twenty-nine (229) new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Monday, and Imo accounted for 26 of…

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WHO suspends hydroxychloroquine for coronavirus treatment

The World Health Organisation said it has suspended a clinical trial of the anti-malaria drug, hydroxychloroquine in treatment for coronavirus patients. According to WHO chief, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Un agency took the step out of safety concerns. He said WHO was concerned about safety of the drug, after a study from The Lancet revealed higher mortality rates among…

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German Health Minister backs Trump on WHO criticism

German Health Minister Jens Spahn has supported the United States President Donald Trump on his criticism of the World Health Organisation (WHO), though he still had some reservations about the timing. Spahn argued that the drive to improve the WHO makes sense but added that now was not the right time to undermine the UN health agency. Earlier last week,…

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Amotekun apprehends four suspected burglars in Osun

Four suspected burglars were, on Sunday, arrested by men of the Amotekun Corps in Ila Odo, Odo Otin Local Government Area of Osun State. The leader of the gang identified as Sola Taiwo, two other members and their spiritualist were accused of attacking the house of a resident about two weeks ago and stealing many items, including a mobile phone.…

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Labour Minister declares interest in 2023 presidency

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, has hinted on his possible interest in the nation’s presidency come 2023, stating that he reserves the right to contest for Senate or presidency in 2023. NaN holds that Ngige made the remark while dismissing reports that he was interested in contesting for the Anambra governorship election billed for next year.…

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