May 29: What Gov. Lalong did in Plateau during his swearing in for second term

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has granted prerogative of mercy to a prisoner in the state, Mr. Evaristus C. Mozie, from “life imprisonment to absolute pardon”. He equally said his administration will consolidate on its gains and achievements in the past four years, and also review and fine-tune some of its policy thrust into […]

Inauguration: What Zulum said during his swearing in as Borno governor

Newly-inaugurated Governor of Borno State, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum has said that restoration of peace, quality education and job creation would form part of his 10- Point agenda to reposition the state. He also said that the era of political thuggery and those who constituted nuisance in the state is over as his administration would […]

Barcelona offer PSG cash plus Coutinho or Dembele for Neymar

Barcelona are willing to part with Philippe Coutinho or Ousmane Dembele to sign Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar this summer. The Daily Record claim the Catalan club have offered PSG a deal which includes money and a player exchange in order to prize Neymar back from the French capital. The outlet also are reporting that PSG could […]

Maguire refuses to be drawn on transfer speculation

Leicester City defender Harry Maguire has refused to be drawn on rumours linking him with a move to Manchester United. The 26-year-old is currently on international duty with England, and insists that is his only concern presently. “When I am away with England I don’t think about anything to do with club football,” Maguire told the MailOnline. “As soon […]

Terry expects Villa to hold onto Grealish and McGinn

Aston Villa assistant manager John Terry has said the club’s promotion back to the Premier League means they should be able to keep top talents such as Jack Grealish and John McGinn. The pair have enjoyed superb seasons for the Villans and helped guide the club to promotion after three years outside the top division. “Aston […]

Newcastle plan raid for McCarthy

Rafael Benitez wants to sign Everton midfielder James McCarthy, should the former Liverpool manager remain at the Magpies next season. Speculation is rife at St James’ Park over the possibility of an imminent takeover, but in the meantime Benitez is focusing on adding new talent to the squad and hopes to secure the services of McCarthy. Sport claim Newcastle will […]

Arsenal join Gomes race

Arsenal could battle with rivals Tottenham to sign Barcelona midfielder Andre Gomes. The Portuguese international spent last season on loan at Everton, where he impressed in his first campaign in the Premier League. Spurs have been purported admirers of Gomes for a number of months now, with several outlets suggesting that a deal may already be done which would see the […]

Leeds target Gallagher

Leeds United have identified Southampton striker Sam Gallagher as a main transfer target this summer, according to Football Insider. Gallagher is available for transfer after failing to impress at St Mary’s, yet his record in the Championship has raised interest from Leeds. The 23-year-old has impressed on loan at Blackburn Rovers and Birmingham City in recent years and looks likely to again be […]

PSG ready to part with €85m for De Ligt

Paris Saint-Germain are ready to compete with Barcelona for the signature of Matthijs de Ligt this summer. Dutch outlet De Telegraph, claim the Parisians were left disappointed in their efforts to sign his Ajax team-mate Frankie de Jong earlier this year, with the midfielder ultimately ending up at Barcelona. PSG are determined not to allow the same thing to […]

Real close to securing Mendy deal

Real Madrid are close to agreeing a deal to sign Lyon midfielder Ferland Mendy. Marca are reporting that while no fee has been agreed between the two clubs, there is an understanding that the 23-year-old will move to the Bernabeu in the off-season. Real and Lyon have been in contact over the past few weeks regarding Mendy’s situation, […]

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