The Togolese striker is allowed to leave Tottenham Hotspur at the end of the season.
The former West Ham and Chelsea striker is set to join on a free transfer.
The former Celtic striker has been out of work since he was sacked by in September 2013.
Shola Ameobi is currently receiving treatment on his injury at Newcastle United.
Everton-owned youngster John Lundstram is set to swap the Championship for League One.
Wolfsburg have extended the contract of star defender Ricardo Rodriguez until 2019, putting paid to Manchester United's hopes of signing the Switzerland international for now.
Match to be played on Saturday 10th January 2015 at 15:00. Venue: Liberty Stadium, Swansea.
Tottenham Hotspur have been linked with a swoop for Adrien Bongiovanni, but now face a threat from Roma.
Former Chelsea striker Fernando Torres has spoken about his emotional return to Atletico Madrid.
Below are the best pictures from Newcastle United’s friendly game against Celtic this afternoon..