Category Archives: Around The World

Macron Accords Amazon Fire As “International Crisis,” Urges G7 To Discuss It In Two Days

France’s president, Emmanuel Macron, has said the fires in the Amazon are an “international crisis” and called for them to be top of the agenda at the G7 summit, prompting a furious response from Brazil’s leader. “Our house is burning. Literally,” Macron tweeted, adding that the Amazon produced 20% of the world’s oxygen.   Our house…

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Ex-Ghanaian Professional Footballer Junior Agogo Dies At 40

Former Sheffield Wednesday, Nottingham Forest and Ghana striker Manuel ‘Junior’ Agogo has passed away in a London hospital at the age of 40, it was announced on Thursday. According to goal, the cause of Agogo’s death is currently unknown, but he was known to have had a stroke in 2015, just three years after hanging up his boots following a…

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Dembele Not Affected By Neymar Possible Comeback – Agent

The agent of Barcelona star Ousmane Dembele has dismissed claims his client would seek a way out of Camp Nou should Neymar return, affirming that the France international “does not care” about his potential new team-mate. Neymar has dominated the summer news agenda for Barca, overshadowing a host of other comings and goings at the club as the likes…

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We Are Very Far From Recession – Trump

President Donald Trump played down fears on Tuesday that the United States was heading towards recession while confirming that his administration was considering a payroll tax cut. “I think the word recession is inappropriate,” Trump said told reporters in the White House as he hosted his Romanian counterpart Klaus Iohannis. “We’re very far from recession.” After…

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German Government Deports New Set Of Nigerians Hours After Attack On Ekweremadu

The German government has deported a new batch of Nigerian migrants less than 48 hours after the attack on former Deputy President of the Senate Ike Ekweremadu by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) NAN reports. Former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, was on Saturday disgraced by suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra…

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Barcelona Injury Woes Continue As Dembele is Sidelined For Five Weeks

Spanish champions, Barcelona just added to the list of their injured players, after confirming that French forward Ousmane Dembele is set to miss “approximately five weeks” with a hamstring strain. The winger went 90 minutes in Barcelona’s La Liga opener against Athletic Club, which saw the reigning champions downed on a late goal from Aritz Aduriz. The club confirmed Monday…

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UK To ‘End Freedom Of Movement For EU Citizens On Day One Of Brexit’

Free movement for EU citizens will end on day one of a no-deal Brexit under new Home Office plans, a new report has claimed. Home Secretary Priti Patel is determined for border restrictions to be imposed immediately on October 31, even without a replacement system, says The Independent. Ministers had wanted to delay stopping free…

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‘Super Zee’ Oshoala Saves The Day For Barcelona As She Maintains 100% Goal Scoring Stat

Nigerian female footballer, Asisat Oshoala got the only goal for Spanish giants Barcelona as they defeated Montpellier 1-0 in Sunday’s international club friendly. Barcelona were drawn against Juventus in the Women’s Champions League Round of 32 on Friday and aimed to end their tour on a high after wins over Marseille and Arsenal. The French ladies were hoping to conclude their pre-season campaign on a fine note ahead…

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