Muller Defends Nigerian-Born Musiala’s Decision To Play For Germany

Bayern Munich star, Thomas Muller, has refuted claims that Germany ‘stole’ Nigerian-born youngster, Jamal Musiala from England. Muller said he found “no English blood” in Musaila’s bloodline when the teenager pledged his international allegiance to Germany. A battle for Musaila’s International future raged between Germany and England with Nigeria hoping they can still acquire his […]

Kroos Left Out Of Germany’s Squad

Captain Manuel Neuer wants Germany to prove themselves in the upcoming World Cup qualifiers, but their plans were dealt a blow Tuesday as Toni Kroos withdrew with injury. Their opening qualifier against Iceland in Duisburg on Thursday is Germany’s first international since their humiliating 6-0 thrashing by Spain last November. After nearly 15 years as […]

Angela Merkel Set To Take AstraZeneca Vaccine

Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday she was ready to be vaccinated with AstraZeneca’s coronavirus jab if she is offered it, in a bid to shore up confidence in the jab. “Yes I would take the AstraZeneca vaccine,” Merkel told a news conference, adding she “would like to wait until it’s my turn but I would […]

More Worrying Signs As France, Germany Suspend Use Of AstraZeneca Vaccine

President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday that France was suspending the use of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine, pending a review of its safety by the European Medicines Agency. “The decision has been made… to suspend the use of the AstraZeneca vaccine as a precaution, hoping that we can resume it quickly if the judgement of […]

PhD Student Commits Suicide In Germany

Nigerian First Class graduate and PhD student on scholarship in Germany, has reportedly committed suicide. Twitter user @MsChimezie who shared the news, noted that academic depression is real especially when one is the “A type”. She also shared her experience dealing with her academic brokenness. See her tweets below; “A DAAD Scholar from Nigeria, doing […]

Body Of Ivory Coast PM Arrives Home From Germany

The body of Ivory Coast Prime Minister Hamed Bakayoko was flown home on Saturday, two days after he died in Germany. Bakayoko, who turned 56 last Monday and died following cancer treatment in Germany, was popular for reaching across the political spectrum in the bitterly divided West African country. His death came just days after […]

Interpol Busts $500,000 COVID-19 Fraud Linked To Nigeria

The International Criminal Police Organisation (Interpol) has  traced a €500,000 COVID-19 fraud to Nigeria. It made this revelation in a statement on its website titled, ‘Unmasked: International COVID-19 fraud exposed’. According to the statement, the scheme was coordinated using compromised emails, advance-payment fraud, and money laundering. It stated that the fraud was uncovered by financial […]

Afolayan Up For AMAA Best Actor Award

Nollywood star actor, Gabriel Afolayan, is up against Hollywood actor, Jimmy Jean-Louis, in the race for the 2020 AMAA Best Actor in a leading role. Afolayan’s performance in ‘Coming from Insanity’ has been pitched against Jimmy Jean-Louis’ performance in ‘Desrances’ for the category. Nine other actors that include Kang Quintus, Bongile Mantsai, Alphonse Menyo, Eyinna […]

Nigerian Embassy In Germany Sacks Security For Sexual Assualt

The Nigerian Embassy in Germany has suspended a security guard, identified as Martins who has been accused of sexual abuse and other criminal activities. Martin was suspended for allegedly having sex with ladies who applied for passport renewals. There were footages on social media showing the suspect in a hotel room half- naked arguing with […]

The Youths Are the Cause of Covid-19 Increase – German Health Minister

The health minister of Germany, Jens Spahn, has reacted bitterly to the spike of Covid-19 cases in Germany.   Without recourse to what anybody has to say, Jens Spahn accused the youths of the nation, saying they are the cause of the unimaginable increase.   Why accuse the young ones in Germany, the health minister […]