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Victor Osimhen has joined Senegal's Moussa Sow and Ivory Coast's Gervinho in Lille's exclusive goalscoring club after scoring a goal on his 18th appearance.

Lille’s Victor Osimhen to arrive in Italy for possible Napoli transfer – reports

Lille forward Victor Osimhen is reportedly set to travel from France to Italy for transfer negotiations with Napoli.
Barcelona has slapped an eye-watering buyout clause of nearly $450 million (400m euros) on new signing Miralem Pjanić.

Barcelona slaps $448 million buyout clause on new signing Miralem Pjanić

Barcelona has slapped an eye-watering buyout clause of nearly $450 million (400m euros) on new signing Miralem Pjanić.
Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain have extended the contract of Eric Choupo-Moting until the end of the 2019-20 season.

Paris Saint-Germain extend Eric Choupo-Moting stay

Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain have extended the contract of Eric Choupo-Moting until the end of the 2019-20 season.
French President Emmanuel Macron is due to set out his response to 150 recommendations from a citizens’ convention on climate change.

France’s Emmanuel Macron to decide on climate moves after Green city hall wins

The centrist president is expected to set out his first steps toward the “economic, green and social” recovery that he promised after the coronavirus epidemic.
Migrants struggling at mid sea after boat capsizes

Six Europe-bound migrants die off Libyan coast

A woman who gave birth at sea was among 93 migrants rescued off Libyan shores as they tried to reach Europe, but six others died along the way, the UN’s migration agency said Saturday.

Vincent Enyeama joins French lower league club Iris

French National 3 side Iris Club de Croix have announced that former Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has taken up a coaching role at the club.
Matteo Guendouzi has reportedly informed Arsenal he is open to leaving in the summer believing he is not trusted by manager Mikel Arteta.

Matteo Guendouzi informs Arsenal he wants to leave this summer

Matteo Guendouzi has reportedly informed Arsenal he is open to leaving in the summer believing he is not trusted by manager Mikel Arteta.
Nigeria international Victor Osimhen has opened up on why he refused to sign for English Premier League side Arsenal after the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup.

Lille president reveals Victor Osimhen’s true valuation

President, Gerard Lopez, is adamant that Victor Osimhen worth 80million Euros in the current transfer, and the club won’t shift their valuation for the player.

South Africa’s ex-president due in court to face corruption charges

The trial of South Africa’s former president, Jacob Zuma, on decade-old corruption charges, alongside French arms company Thales, is due to resume on Tuesday.
Social distancing and face masks were largely forgotten as thousands of French people danced and partied well into Monday in the first big blow out since the coronavirus lockdown.

Paris throws off mask to party like the virus never was

Social distancing and face masks were largely forgotten as thousands of French people danced and partied well into Monday in the first big blow out since the coronavirus lockdown.
Real Madrid star Casemiro will miss the clash against Real Mallorca on Wednesday at the Alfredo di Stefano Stadium after the Brazilian picked his 10th yellow card of the season in the 2-1 win against Real Sociedad on Sunday at the Reale Arena.

Real Madrid star to miss the match against Real Mallorca

Real Madrid star Casemiro will miss the clash against Real Mallorca on Wednesday at the Alfredo di Stefano Stadium after the Brazilian picked his 10th yellow card of the season in the 2-1 win against Real Sociedad on Sunday at the Reale Arena.
PSG have made a shock u-turn on the future of Layvin Kurzawa.

​PSG offer long-term extension to Arsenal, Chelsea target

PSG have made a shock u-turn on the future of Layvin Kurzawa.
Brighton forward Neal Maupay apologized for his role in Bernd Leno’s injury but claimed some of Arsenal’s players “need to learn humility”.

Brighton’s Neal Maupay apologises for role in Bernd Leno injury

Brighton forward Neal Maupay apologized for his role in Bernd Leno’s injury but claimed some of Arsenal’s players “need to learn humility”.
Moses Simon is among the nominees for Nantes' Player of the Month award for February.

Moses Simon dreams of Chelsea move

Moses Simon has ambitions of playing in the Premier League and would welcome the chance to represent Chelsea in the future.

Lille target Umar Sadiq as Victor Osimhen replacement

Partizan Belgrade of Serbia striker, Umar Sadiq, has been lined-up by French club-side, Lille as a like-for-like replacement for fellow Nigerian compatriot, Victor Osimhen.

Mongolia reports no new coronavirus cases, seven recoveries

Mongolia reported no new cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, with the national tally remaining at 204, according to the country’s National Center for Communicable Disease (NCCD).
Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus attends a news conference after an Emergency Committee meeting on the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, August 14, 2018. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

WHO raises alarm on ‘new and dangerous phase’ of coronavirus pandemic

The World Health Organisation (WHO) warned Friday of a “new and dangerous phase” of the coronavirus pandemic with people tiring of lockdowns despite the disease’s accelerating spread.

Olivier Giroud: Chelsea signing Timo Werner gives me motivation

Olivier Giroud says fellow striker Timo Werner signing for Chelsea is going to provide him with "more motivation" and that he relishes the competition.

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Ibrahim Magu failed to account for interest on N550 billion recovered loot – panel

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NCDC rules out elderly, symptomatic coronavirus patients from home care

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Police order arrest of fake coronavirus taskforce in Anambra

Anambra State Commissioner of Police, Mr John Abang, has ordered the arrest of illegal task force teams claiming to be enforcing COVID-19 measures including wearing of face masks in the state.
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Governor Badaru: Jigawa power transmission substation set for inauguration

Gov. Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa says the 96 megawatts capacity Gagarawa power transmission substation is set for inauguration in three weeks time.
Ibrahim Magu

Presidency: Ibrahim Magu’s probe shows anti-corruption fight is real

The Presidency on Saturday said those who hold the belief that the ongoing investigation of the suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, is an indication of the administration’s failing anti-corruption fight have missed the point.