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Medvedev Positive For COVID-19, Withdraws From Monte Carlo
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Medvedev Positive For COVID-19, Withdraws From Monte Carlo

Daniil Medvedev has withdrawn from the Monte Carlo Masters after testing positive for Covid-19, the ATP Tour announced on Tuesday, raising questions about the latitude afforded to Monaco residents like the Russian who are allowed to stay at home rather than in a bio-secure hotel. “It’s a big disappointment not to play in Monte-Carlo. My focus is now on recovery and I look forward to getting back out on Tour as soon and as safely as possible,” world number two said in an ATP statement. Medvedev tested positive on Monday having practised with Rafael Nadal the day before. Organisers, contacted by AFP, declined to comment on whether the third seed risked being identified as a ‘close contact’ of Medvedev and forced to quarantine, scuppering the Spaniard’s quest for a 12th Monte Car...
Perez Re-elected Real Madrid President Without Opponents
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Perez Re-elected Real Madrid President Without Opponents

  Florentino Perez has been re-elected Real Madrid president for another four years, after no other candidates challenged him for the position. The 74-year-old has been president of the Spanish giants for a total of 18 years over two spells. First from 2000 until 2006 and then since 2009. Perez called for the presidential elections on April 1, and gave potential candidates until April 12 to step forward to be approved by the club’s electoral board. A candidate must have been a Real Madrid member or socio for at least 20 years and must have sufficient personal wealth to be able to obtain a bank guarantee worth at least 15% of the club’s budget. It’s the third time in a row that Perez has been re-elected without a vote. He also didn’t face any opposition in 2013 an...
Prince Harry Arrives at Heathrow Without Pregnant Meghan Markle Ahead of his Grandfather’s Burial
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Prince Harry Arrives at Heathrow Without Pregnant Meghan Markle Ahead of his Grandfather’s Burial

Prince Harry has arrived in London without his heavily-pregnant wife Meghan Markle ahead of Prince Philip's funeral. This is the Duke of Sussex's first visit to Britain since quitting royal duties and the couple's bombshell Oprah interview. The Duke of Sussex was reportedly seen leaving his California home on Saturday night, April 10, in a black Cadillac Escalade to board an early-hours flight from LA, and disembarking a BA plane at Heathrow airport around 10 hours later on Sunday, April 11. Harry was met by security off the plane and put into a black Range Rover, before he was reportedly driven to Kensington Palace. It is thought he will be quarantining at Nottingham Cottage, where he proposed to Meghan in 2017, because his official home under the Megxit deal, Frogmore Cot...
Jeannie Mai and Rapper Jeezy ‘Apply for a Marriage License’ Nearly one year after Announcing Engagement
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Jeannie Mai and Rapper Jeezy ‘Apply for a Marriage License’ Nearly one year after Announcing Engagement

The wedding bells are ringing for celebrity couple Jeannie Mai and Jeezy. According to TMZ, the couple filed for a marriage license in Fulton County, Georgia, on Monday, March 29, meaning they have to tie the knot within six months. The “Real” co-host and the rapper began dating in late 2018 and got engaged in March 2020 after their trip to Vietnam was canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. “Jeannie and Jay were set for a trip to Vietnam this April. What Jeannie didn’t know is that Jay was planning to propose,” her camp told People, noting Jeezy surprised Mai with a quarantine date night in his home filled with Vietnamese food and decor.'' The potential wedding news comes after Jeezy lost his mother Sandra Rose last month. Jeezy's mother's death came months after...
Holland to Send 200 People on Eight-day Holiday to Greece as an Experiment to See if Tourism is Feasible During Pandemic
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Holland to Send 200 People on Eight-day Holiday to Greece as an Experiment to See if Tourism is Feasible During Pandemic

The Dutch government is planning to send 200 people on holiday to Greece for eight days as an experiment to see if tourism is feasible during the pandemic. About 25,000 people are said to have applied for the free trip and the trial will see travellers enjoy an all-inclusive holiday in Rhodes, costing £342 (€399) per person, BBC reports. During the experiment, hosted by holiday firm Sunweb, the selected holiday-goers will not be allowed to leave the resort and will be expected to quarantine for ten days when they return back to Holland. According to RTL Nieuws, those selected must be aged 18-70 and will all be staying at the Mitsis Grand Hotel in Rhodes where they will be the only guests. In the experiment, which has been given the go-ahead by public health authorities ...
French government grants exemption after Depay’s plea for full quarantine waiver for international players
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French government grants exemption after Depay’s plea for full quarantine waiver for international players

The Lyon and Netherlands star had urged the powers that be in the country to allow international players to travel without requiring to self-isolate The French government and FFF (French Football Federation) will allow foreign players to join up with their international teams next week without having to quarantine upon their return but only if certain criteria is met, RMC reports. Memphis Depay had called upon the government in France to grant a waiver for all international footballers who play in Ligue 1 to be exempt from the mandatory period of self-isolation that would've been required after they arrived back in the country. That request came after the France national team, who will play away fixtures against Kazakhstan and Bosnia-Herzegovina over the next two weeks, were given t...
Tuchel Worries Over Chelsea Players going for International duties
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Tuchel Worries Over Chelsea Players going for International duties

  Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel, has expressed his concerns over players leaving on international duties in March. The UK Government currently requires people returning from a trip to a ‘red list’ country to quarantine for 10 days. Many Premier League players are set to head off abroad to link up with their national teams. Included on the red list is Portugal, large parts of Africa and the whole of South America. This means the likes of Thiago Silva and Edouard Mendy could be unavailable for a spell and Tuchel has suggested he could block players from leaving. “I am absolutely worried because my target is to play in the Premier League and if I have players in quarantine, I cannot build the group that we want,” Tuchel said after his side’s 1-0 win over Liverpool ...
Solskjaer to Stop Fernandes From Playing for Portugal
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Solskjaer to Stop Fernandes From Playing for Portugal

  Manchester United boss, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he could stop Portuguese midfielder, Bruno Fernandes from playing for his national team (Portugal) in World Cup qualifiers later this month. Fernandes would be forced to quarantine for ten days should he make the trip to Portugal due to UK government coronavirus restrictions. And that means that the midfielder would miss two key matches for Manchester United. Addressing the press after United’s disappointing 0-0 draw against Crystal Palace in London on Wednesday, Solskjaer said: “We’ve not sat down and made a proper call on that one but it doesn’t make sense if you lose your player for 10 days of isolation, of course it doesn’t. “We’re the ones paying the players and from what I understand FIFA has given the rules ...
Arsenal vs Benfica Europa League Game Could be One-legged Tie
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Arsenal vs Benfica Europa League Game Could be One-legged Tie

Arsenal’s round of 32 Europa League clash with Benfica, could be played as a one-off tie on a neutral ground, under new UEFA rules, the UK Mirror reports The two-leg tie is facing difficulties, because of the new COVID-19 rules in the UK that affects arrivals from Portugal. The rules would require Arsenal players and staff to quarantine for 10 days when they return from the first leg and also stop Benfica from entering the UK for the second leg. One solution would be for the game to be played at a neutral venue, a scenario UEFA’s competition regulations for the Champions League and Europa League knockout phases permit. Under rule K.1.8 of the respective competitions’ rule books, it states, “The UEFA administration has the right to assign an alternative venue for any particu...
COVID-19: Lazio Squad Under Quarantine After Positive Tests
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COVID-19: Lazio Squad Under Quarantine After Positive Tests

The SS Lazio announces that from the tests yesterday, Friday 30/10, some members of the team group tested positive for molecular swabs. Based on these results, the entire team will repeat the checks today in order to identify the players that can be used in tomorrow's match between Turin and Lazio. The subjects tested positive were placed in home isolation while the team will observe a period of quarantine under active surveillance by the medical staff.
FIFA president, Gianni Infantino tests positive for Coronavirus
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FIFA president, Gianni Infantino tests positive for Coronavirus

FIFA president, Gianni Infantino has tested positive for COVID-19, football's world governing body said in a statement on Tuesday, October 27.   Infantino, 50, reported mild symptoms and is in self-isolation and will quarantine for at least 10 days, FIFA added.   A statement read: "FIFA President Gianni Infantino has received confirmation today that he has tested positive for coronavirus. The FIFA President, who has reported mild symptoms, has immediately placed himself in self-isolation and will remain in quarantine at least for 10 days.   "All people who came into contact with the FIFA President during the last few days have been informed accordingly and they are being requested to take the necessary steps.   "FIFA sincerely wishes President In...
Ibrahimovic tests positive for Covid-19 as AC Milan striker heads into quarantine
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Ibrahimovic tests positive for Covid-19 as AC Milan striker heads into quarantine

The enigmatic Swedish frontman is the only member of the playing and coaching staff at San Siro to have posted a positive test AC Milan have confirmed that Zlatan Ibrahimovic has tested positive for Covid-19 and will be taking in a period of quarantine. The 38-year-old must self-isolate after seeing it revealed that he is a carrier of the coronavirus. The enigmatic Swedish striker is the only member of playing and coaching staffs at San Siro to have posted a positive test.
Tottenham striker, Harry Kane in quarantine but expected to be fit for England
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Tottenham striker, Harry Kane in quarantine but expected to be fit for England

England captain Harry Kane should be available for the Nations League games next month despite being in quarantine following a trip to the Bahamas. Tottenham striker Kane, 27, was on holiday in the Caribbean when the island was added to the UK quarantine list on 7 August. He is now in self-isolation for 14 days after returning home. Kane is expected back in Spurs training next week before their Premier League opener against Everton on 12 September. On Tuesday, England manager Gareth Southgate is due to name his squad for matches against Iceland and Denmark on 5 and 8 September. There is doubt over whether players from Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United will be involved because they are still on their agreed 30-day break after the end of their European campai...
Dynamo Moscow’s Premier League game postponed after two Africans test positive
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Dynamo Moscow’s Premier League game postponed after two Africans test positive

The Russian Premier League game between the White-Blues and third-placed Krasnodar has been postponed until July Dynamo Moscow have announced the postponement of Sunday's Premier League match against Krasnodar after three players tested positive for coronavirus. The three infected players were identified to be Cameroon striker Clinton Njie, Burkina Faso midfielder Charles Kabore and Sebastian Szymanski after Saturday's test and they have been placed in a mandatory 14-day quarantine. Dynamo Moscow were scheduled to resume their 2019-20 Russian top-flight campaign on Sunday after the league was suspended in March due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
DeAndre Yedlin Reveals he’s Considering Quitting United States National team
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DeAndre Yedlin Reveals he’s Considering Quitting United States National team

DeAndre Yedlin has revealed he is considering quitting the United States national team because of the racial discrimination in his home country. The Newcastle defender, 26, who has African-American, Native-American, and Jewish-Latvian heritage has condemned the prejudice against black people following the continued protests across the world since the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minnesota police officers. Speaking about quitting the US national team, Yedlin told Sky Sports: 'It's something I've thought a lot about during this quarantine. 'My grandfather, my grandmother especially, I have a whole family of activists, they've always told me to stand up for what I believe in. 'There's no amount of money that can make me shut up about something I think is wrong. ...
Defection: Quarantine Obaseki & His Supporters – Ize-Iyamu To NCDC
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Defection: Quarantine Obaseki & His Supporters – Ize-Iyamu To NCDC

The Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu Campaign Organisation said Obaseki and all those who were at the defection meeting should be quarantined because they flouted the physical distancing regulation established by the state governor. A statement by the Director of Media and Communication of POI Campaign Organisation, John Mayaki, also noted that Obaseki is now enjoying exactly what he tried to frustrate Ize-Iyamu of when he joined the APC. He said: “While we note interestingly that this is the same right the Governor, in his usual autocracy and abuse of power, tried to deny Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu last year when he returned to the All Progressives Congress through the sponsorship of physical and media attacks, and the institution of baseless court cases, we, as democrats and staunch believ...
Colombia Set To Lift Quarantine In Parts Of The Country
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Colombia Set To Lift Quarantine In Parts Of The Country

Colombia issued new measures to control the spread of coronavirus in three of its most affected cities on Saturday, including the capital Bogota, as the rest of the country prepares for quarantine rules to start lifting, Reuters reports. The country has reported more than 26,600 coronavirus cases and 853 deaths. Colombia began a nationwide quarantine in late March to control the spread of Covid-19. On Thursday, the government extended the lockdown until 1 July, but eased some restrictions. All of Colombia will be required to observe current measures until Sunday, as thousands of businesses are gradually re-opening with safety protocols and reduced staff. However, Bogota and the cities of Cali and Cartagena, which have been hit hard by the pandemic, will not see rules relaxe...
268 Nigerians stranded in China due to the Coronavirus pandemic arrive Abuja
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268 Nigerians stranded in China due to the Coronavirus pandemic arrive Abuja

268 Nigerians who were stranded in China have arrived Abuja. They landed the Nnamdi Azikiwe International airport this evening, May 30. According to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffery Onyeama, the evacuees will be going into the mandatory 14 days quarantine as stipulated by the Federal government. ''268 Stranded Nigerians in China safely arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, 30th May 2020. All of them will go on the 14 days quarantine stipulated by @NCDCgov and @Fmohnigeria.'' the Minister tweeted  
Prince Joachim of Belgium Tests Positive for Coronavirus after Attending a Party in Spain
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Prince Joachim of Belgium Tests Positive for Coronavirus after Attending a Party in Spain

by Prince Joachim of Belgium has tested positive for Coronavirus after attending a party with his girlfriend and 25 others in Spain. The 28-year-old royal tested positive after attending the party in the southern city of Cordoba on May 26, a spokesperson for the Belgian Royal Palace said on Saturday. Prince Joachim, the nephew of King Philippe of Belgium and ninth in line to the throne, attended the party on Tuesday in a private house in the city of Cordoba, which breached social distancing rules as the maximum number of people permitted to meet is currently 15 in the Andalusian city. He was to have arrived in Madrid two days earlier for a business trip but then took a high-speed train to Cordoba, where his long-term girlfriend Victoria Ortiz grew up. The 27 people who atten...
292 Nigerians Evacuated From Saudi Arabia Arrive Nigeria
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292 Nigerians Evacuated From Saudi Arabia Arrive Nigeria

Two hundred and ninety-two Nigerians evacuated from Saudi Arabia due to the Coronavirus pandemic have arrived in Nigeria. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffery Onyeama, who disclosed this on Twitter on Wednesday morning, said the evacuees were mostly women and children. We received 292 evacuees stranded in Saudi Arabia yesterday. The Saudi Government transported them to Abuja. A large number are nursing mothers and children and they are all comfortably settled in hotels under the mandatory 14 days quarantine. This will be the fourth batch of Nigerians to be evacuated from foreign countries. 265 Nigerians were evacuated from the United Arab Emirates on May 6. On Friday May 8, 253 Nigerians were evacuated from the United Kingdom, and then on Sunday May 10, 160 Nigerians were...
Quarantine For Arrivals To UK Expected To Cover Air, Rail, Car And Sea
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Quarantine For Arrivals To UK Expected To Cover Air, Rail, Car And Sea

Enforced quarantine measures at the UK border expected to be unveiled this week are to cover arrivals by sea, car and international rail, as well as air, the Guardian understands. Jamie Grierson, our home affairs correspondent, reports. The prime minister, Boris Johnson, in his address to the nation on 10 May announcing the gradual easing of lockdown measures, served notice that quarantine would be imposed on air passengers arriving in the country. But the plans, which are still being drawn up and are expected to be announced within days, are set to extend to all arrivals into the UK with a number of exemptions, reportedly including hauliers and Covid-19 research scientists. Ministers have suggested travellers will be asked to quarantine for 14 days when they enter the UK, eit...
“Nigeria Does not Have Coronavirus. It’s Just a Way of Stealing Money” Pastor David Ibiyeomi Says
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“Nigeria Does not Have Coronavirus. It’s Just a Way of Stealing Money” Pastor David Ibiyeomi Says

Pastor David Ibiyeomi, the senior pastor of Salvation Ministries, in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, has said there is no Coronavirus in Nigeria. He said malaria kills more people, yet no one closed the border because of malaria. He referenced DAAR Communications founder, Raymond Dokpesi who said he was given Malaria drugs when he was being treated for COVID-19 in an isolation centre. Pastor Ibiyeomi added that the virus is just an avenue for our leaders to steal. Speaking from the pulpit, he said: "I told the people, what is Coronavirus? Coronavirus is only a virus that is Corona." He added: "People are making noise about Coronavirus. To me, it's rubbish. Malaria, did we make noise about malaria? "Malaria kills more people in Nigeria than Coronavirus. Everyday people die of ...
Cristiano Ronaldo set to return to Juventus training on Tuesday
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Cristiano Ronaldo set to return to Juventus training on Tuesday

The forward spent most of the last two months of inactivity on his home island of Madeira before returning to Italy and undergoing a quarantine period Juventus will welcome Cristiano Ronaldo back into the fold on Tuesday as the striker returns to training. The former Manchester United and Real Madrid star left Italy shortly after Serie A was suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic. His home island of Madeira hosted him for much of the past two months spend in lockdown, with Ronaldo first staying at the family home in Funchal in order to tend to his mother before moving on to his villa in Canical.
Don’t Let Quarantine Make You Love The Wrong Person – Anita Joseph
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Don’t Let Quarantine Make You Love The Wrong Person – Anita Joseph

Nigerian actress and newly wedded mom of one, Anita Joseph, has taken to her IG page to share a piece of advice to her followers. According to Anita, people should not allow the lockdown to make them love the wrong person. In her words; ”Don’t let this Quarantine make you” Love the wrong one 臘‍♀️ when did you read your bible last huh ‍♀️‍♀️oya read it now ….. ‍♀️I’m coming ‍♀️” See the post below and share your thoughts with us;  
Bundesliga Coach, Heiko Herrlich To Miss Match After Breaking Quarantine To Buy Toothpaste
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Bundesliga Coach, Heiko Herrlich To Miss Match After Breaking Quarantine To Buy Toothpaste

Augsburg head coach Heiko Herrlich will miss the Bundesliga restart after breaching quarantine rules by leaving the team hotel to buy toothpaste. Herrlich, whose side face Wolfsburg on Saturday, told a news conference on Thursday that he had visited a shop, breaking league rules. Teams preparing for the German league to restart this weekend have been staying in quarantine. "I made a mistake by leaving the hotel," he said in a statement later. Herrlich, 48, was appointed on 10 March and the home match with Wolfsburg was set to be his first in charge. "Even though I have followed all hygiene measures both when leaving the hotel and otherwise, I cannot undo this," he said. "In this situation, I was not able to act as a role model for my team and the public. "I will therefor...
‘I was eating cardboard and biting chunks out of the wall’ – Balotelli struggling to cope with lockdown
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‘I was eating cardboard and biting chunks out of the wall’ – Balotelli struggling to cope with lockdown

The Italian forward has been left totally alone since the start of quarantine, and he admits that he hasn't handled it too well Mario Balotelli says he has been "going crazy" during his lockdown as he has spent the past several weeks totally alone. Like virtually every European League, Serie A has been shut down since March as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. Italy has been one of the world's worst-hit countries throughout the pandemic, but teams have recently been given government approval to begin group training sessions.
Turkish Footballer, Cevher Toktas Arrested after Confessing’ to Killing his 5-year-old Son
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Turkish Footballer, Cevher Toktas Arrested after Confessing’ to Killing his 5-year-old Son

A Turkish footballer has been arrested after allegedly confessing that he smothered his five-year-old son to death with a pillow because he 'didn't love him and hadn't 'since he was born'. Defender Cevher Toktas, 32, who last played as a centre-back for Bursa Y?ld?r?mspor in the Turkish Regional Amateur League, was arrested earlier this month after his five-year-old son, Kasim, died at Dortcelik Children's Hospital in the city of Bursa. According to Turkish media, Toktas took his son to hospital on April 23 because he was suffering from breathing difficulties and a high fever, two symptoms of Coronavirus. Toktas and his son were then placed into quarantine together by doctors. Later that day, he reportedly informed staff that Kasim was struggling to breathe, and the boy was ta...
Kaduna govt quarantines 50 for violating ban on interstate travel
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Kaduna govt quarantines 50 for violating ban on interstate travel

50 people who violated the ban on interstate travel have been quarantined by the Kaduna State government at the State’s NYSC camp. They will be in isolation for 14 days to ensure they are COVID-19 free. The Special Adviser to governor Nasir El-Rufai on Media and Communication, Muyiwa Adekeye, in a statement he issued, explained that 27 travellers were the first set taken to the NYSC quarantine Centre on Sunday, while 23 others were brought in on Monday. He stated that the federal and the State quarantine orders currently in force prohibit non-essential travel, stressing that the State would no longer offer the option of quarantine for persons travelling illegally. The statement explained that with the exception of persons on essential duty, anybody attempting to enter Kaduna St...
Ebonyi Arrest  700 Interstate Travel Ban Violators
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Ebonyi Arrest 700 Interstate Travel Ban Violators

Governor David Umahi has confirmed the arrest of 700 persons accused of illegally entering Ebonyi state, following an interstate travel ban instituted to curb the spread of Coronavirus in the state. The Ebonyi state Governor who disclosed this after a joint meeting of the state security council and Covid-19 Committee, said the interstate travel ban violators who were rounded up across the state especially at the boundaries are currently being quarantined at the Pa Oruta Ngele Township Stadium, Abakaliki. Umahi also revealed revealed that the state government will be decentralizing the quarantine procedure to the 64 Development Centres and the 13 local government areas. He said;   “From henceforth, anybody entering the state should be taken to the nearest development...
COVID-19: Manchester  United Players Asked to Return
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COVID-19: Manchester United Players Asked to Return

Manchester United have asked their players outside the UK to return, although there are no plans to resume training yet, ESPN reports. Members of the squad who have been isolating with their families have been told to fly back this week. They have, however, not been ordered to report to their Carrington training base which has been closed since the Premier League was suspended on March 13. Bruno Fernandes, Fred, Victor Lindelof and Sergio Romero were some of the players given permission to leave England. The club does not expect that players arriving from overseas will have to enter quarantine beyond the measure already put in place by the UK government. The Premier League is planning to resume the current campaign in June at n...
Evacuation of Nigerians Abroad to Commence this Wednesday May 6 – Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffery Onyeama
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Evacuation of Nigerians Abroad to Commence this Wednesday May 6 – Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffery Onyeama

Geofferey Onyeama, Nigeria's Minister for Foreign Affairs, says the evacuation of Nigerians from abroad due to the Coronavirus pandemic, will commence on Wednesday May 6th with the first evacuation from Dubai. The Minister disclosed this when he spoke at the daily briefing of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 today May 4. According to Onyeama, an Emirates flight from Dubai is expected in Lagos on Wednesday May 6, this will be followed by a BA flight from the UK on Friday May 8. From Wednesday by God's Grace, we will start the process of evacuation of our Nationals from outside the country. There are almost 4000 Nigerians wishing to come back home. If we had our way, we will bring them  back home all at once but there are various constraints and the biggest constraint is wher...
Spain President Sanchez Wants Swift Return for Football as Clubs Receive Testing Boost
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Spain President Sanchez Wants Swift Return for Football as Clubs Receive Testing Boost

Players will have access to coronavirus tests when they start individual regimes outdoors from May 4 onwards President of Spain Pedro Sanchez has lent his support to the return of football as the nation's Health Ministry approved the use of testing when clubs and players continue training. La Liga and the rest of Spain's football pyramid have been halted since mid-March due to the pandemic, which has caused almost 25,000 deaths nationwide. Infection rates have slowed in recent weeks, however, leading to a gradual relaxation of quarantine measures.
Travis Scott Shares Childhood Picture & Birthday Message
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Travis Scott Shares Childhood Picture & Birthday Message

Rapper, Travis Scott shares throwback photos as he celebrates his birthday with family and friends on social media Taking to instagram, He shared a childhood picture alongside his mother and father, Scott encouraged his fans to get wild in his honor, though quarantine might force fans to think outside a little bit. He captioned Since a kid Laflame just wanted to rageeeeee !!!! Let’s get wilaaayyy todayyy !! Love u guys.
Singer, Wizkid Send Messages To Fans On Social Media Following Coronavirus
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Singer, Wizkid Send Messages To Fans On Social Media Following Coronavirus

Nigerian singer and songwriter, Wizkid sends messages to his fans and followers on social media spending the quarantine without friends and families. The singer and father of three took to his social media page to send a message to those going through this difficult time alone without having their families by their sides. He said Love to everyone spending these crazy times without family! Love to everyone spending these crazy times without family! ❤ — Wizkid (@wizkidayo) April 28, 2020
Idris Elba Defends His ‘Yearly Quarantine’ Suggestion After Immense Trolling
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Idris Elba Defends His ‘Yearly Quarantine’ Suggestion After Immense Trolling

British actor Idris Elba had faced quite a lot of flak following his contentious comments about the world observing an annual quarantine period to look back on the coronavirus pandemic after it settles. The Thor actor has now come to his defense regarding his earlier statement that riled up quite a few people, saying his statement has been misinterpreted. “I didn’t suggest an actual annual lock down. I suggested a way of remembrance annually,” he tweeted. “The actual POINT was that agriculture and the rural poor will suffer long after this time. Focus don’t hocus,” he added. Earlier, Idris had drawn criticism after he suggested in an earlier interview with Associated Press: “During the time of crisis, you know, you kind of want to be close to home, I think that the world sh...
Kaduna State Government Extends Quarantine By 30 Days
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Kaduna State Government Extends Quarantine By 30 Days

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has extended the quarantine orders being enforced in the state for another 30 days. The governor’s decision follows a recommendation to that effect by the State Standing Committee on Covid-19, which is chaired by the Deputy Governor, Dr. Hadiza Balarabe. This is effective from today, 26th April 2020. With Covid-19 cases rising rapidly in neighbouring states and the FCT, and with strong evidence of interstate travel being a major means of spreading the virus, the Standing Committee’s evaluation is that measures to protect Kaduna State residents require further strengthening and more vigorous enforcement. Malam Nasir El-Rufai has endorsed this evaluation and has accordingly reviewed the Quarantine Orders to strengthen the provisions against unau...
I Am An Indoor Person So Lockdown Is Not New To Me – Stonebowy
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I Am An Indoor Person So Lockdown Is Not New To Me – Stonebowy

Dancehall artist Stonebowy has disclosed that he’s not affected by the lockdown because he’s an indoor person. He made this statement in an interview on Citi TV. He stated that although the COVID-19 has has great effect on the music industry and the world as a whole, but he’s not worried about the lockdown because he’s always indoors. Stonebowy also talked about the launch of his new album, ‘Anloga Junction. He said a virtual concert will be necessary to entertain his fans at home. He said, “Quarantine wasn’t too bad for me. I am an indoor person so it was not a difficult thing for me. Our work has been affected by COVID-19 such that we have to go virtual with everything. We have to now think of different ways to serve our fans and for people to enjoy our music.” “Anloga...
Stop Masturbating In Quarantine, We Want Kids – Huddah Monroe Tells Men And Women
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Stop Masturbating In Quarantine, We Want Kids – Huddah Monroe Tells Men And Women

Kenyan socialite, Huddah Monroe has told men and women masturbating in quarantine to stop as women want kids. According to Huddah Monroe, masturbation kills sex drive and also weakens the hormone responsible for producing sperm. She wrote; And I don’t know which men and women need to hear this but stop masturbating too much in this quarantine. Lol! That shit kills your sex drive! In both, Masturbation weakens the hormone responsible for producing sperm…we want kids you idiots
Singer, Lizzo Shares An Encouraging Messages On Instagram
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Singer, Lizzo Shares An Encouraging Messages On Instagram

The singer/Rapper, Lizzo is known as a spokesperson for body positivity, and often, her plus-sized figure becomes a polarizing topic in pop culture. Lizzo showed the world once again just what she’s working with by sharing a video to Instagram. She can be seen posing for the camera as she’s wearing black lingerie. In the caption, Lizzo wrote a message encouraging her followers to do the same by showing kindness to a body part that they may feel insecure about. She wrote It’s been a long ass day ? ?? focus on a body part u don’t like about yourself and show it some love today. This quarantine has a lot of people suffering from mental health issues because we can’t get out and do our normal coping/self care routines…. self hatred was starting to creep up on me but I gotta remembe...
Ivan Rakitic: Barcelona must be named champions
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Ivan Rakitic: Barcelona must be named champions

Ivan Rakitic insists Barcelona must be named champions if the season is abandoned. The Catalans sit top of the table as things stand with the season on hold due to the coronavirus, and the Croatian says their work so far this season should be valued. "We all want to play again and to win the league by playing," the midfielder told Movistar Plus. "But I also understand that if we can't come back, the season will have to end. "If we're first, then we have to be the champions." Players have been training alone from their respective homes throughout the quarantine period, but Rakitic is missing his usual habits. "It's already costing me a bit," he added. "I really want to touch the ball again, to feel the grass and the group work. "I want to continue working with the ne...
Arturo Vidal And Sonia Isaza Back Together And Enjoying Quarantine
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Arturo Vidal And Sonia Isaza Back Together And Enjoying Quarantine

Arturo Vidal and Colombian model Sonia Isaza are back together after a recent and brief split, and are enjoying their quarantine together. Things looked like they were over between the pair when Isaza posted a photo on social media in mid-January along with the song ‘Murio el Amor’ (The love has died), but things appear to be rosy once again. “The breakup photo… what can I say? This man drives me crazy, I love him because of how he treats me, because he is the most spectacular man in this world and a good father,” Isaza wrote. “I love you, I have so much more to say! It makes me happy! “Here I am. Nothing and no one is going to harm this beautiful thing I feel, I love you,” she added.
Brescia President Massimo Cellino Reveals He And His Daughter Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus
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Brescia President Massimo Cellino Reveals He And His Daughter Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus

Massimo Cellino, the owner of Serie A club Brescia has revealed he and his daughter have tested positive for Coronavirus. According to the former Leeds United chief, he contracted the deadly virus while travelling round Italy despite the strict Coronavirus lockdown. 'I've been in Cagliari for a few days, after completing three weeks of quarantine in Brescia, Cellino, 63, told La Repubblica. 'Then I spent Easter in Sardinia with my family, I took a private plane and I returned. After two weeks of quarantine in Cagliari I went to the hospital for checks. 'It turned out that my daughter had the virus, my son didn't have it. And that I have it. I have excessive tiredness and severe pain in my bones. It is bad for the liver.' Cellino also said that there should be no prospect...
COVID-19: FG Says Chinese Doctors Still In Quarantine
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COVID-19: FG Says Chinese Doctors Still In Quarantine

The Federal Government has said that the Chinese medical team currently in the country to support the COVID-19 fight are still observing the 14-day quarantine policy . The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, this on Friday in Abuja, at the 14th joint national briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19. The minister, however, said that the Chinese team are already sharing their experiences with officials and partners of the ministry who are in communications with them via teleconferencing. “The Chinese team are still in quarantine for 14 days but our directors, officials and technical partners in the ministry have had a teleconference with them, in which they exchanged ideas and were able to learn a lot of things about how they handled their cases, patients and how the...
Lockdown: Queen Nwokoye Takes A Walk With Her Beautiful Baby Girl
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Lockdown: Queen Nwokoye Takes A Walk With Her Beautiful Baby Girl

Nollywood actress, Queen nwokoye shares adorable video clip of herself taking a walk with her beautiful baby girl. The beautiful mother said she is tired of this quarantine that she wants to take a walk with her beautiful baby girl on the street of Lagos. “someone is really tired of this quarantine” she wrote.   View this post on Instagram   ??? someone is really tired of this quarantine ?? A post shared by Queen Nwokoye (@queennwokoye) on Apr 16, 2020 at 12:34am PDT
Coronavirus: Sex Scandals Hit COVID-19 Centres As Those In Quarantine Are Now ‘Engaging In Sexual Acts’ With Each Other
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Coronavirus: Sex Scandals Hit COVID-19 Centres As Those In Quarantine Are Now ‘Engaging In Sexual Acts’ With Each Other

The Ministry of Health permanent secretary in Uganda has revealed that people living in institutional quarantine in Uganda have started having sex with each other. According to WatchDog Uganda, Permanent Secretary Diana Atwine made the claims during a recent interview on Radio One talk show, saying most of the people quarantined at hotels now move to rooms of others to go sleep with themselves. She said the Ministry of Health (MOH) is greatly concerned because the practice is jeopardizing the government’s efforts to curb the spreading of Coronavirus in Uganda. “Ugandans are not serious. Some who are in quarantine have even begun having (sexual) affairs. They move to rooms of others in the hotels where we have placed them. Others like in Mulago move from their rooms to visit th...
‘I Am Available For Quarantine Employment’ – Actress, Dayo Amusa Cries Out
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‘I Am Available For Quarantine Employment’ – Actress, Dayo Amusa Cries Out

The 2 weeks lock down extension announced by H.E, Mohammadu Buhari came as a rude shock to lots of Nigerians, especially those who depend on their daily income to survive. Looks like this instruction is beginning to affect Nollywood celebrities because actress, Dayo Amusa has cried out on social media that she is available for quarantine employment. According to the 36 year old, she is a good cook and she is available to use her talent to make money. In her words “Another 2weeks lockdown ? HELLO!!! Who need a quarantine cook ?‍? Make I use my talent & skill gather small change. Am available for quarantine employment Kia Kia.” Recall that few days ago, talented actress, Chioma Akpotha announced to everyone on her Instagram page that she is looking for another job asid...

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