NYG: Exploits of Team FCT, knocking on Minister’s door Barely one week after the 3rd edition of National Youth Games (NYG) ended inside prestigious University of Ilorin, Kwara state capital, the only talking point on the lips of seasoned sports administrators have been how the exploits of Athletes who distinguished themselves would be sustained. At Unilorin, almost 3000 Athletes from...... read more
Bayelsa: The Making of the Jerusalem of The Ijaw Nation A government without a clear vision and purpose, will not only be directionless, but end up substantially worthless, if not totally worthless. Such a vision and purpose, is often the creation of just one man, a leader, who most times, is inspired by a certain dream. Talk about Lee Kuan Yew...... read more
How Conte combed Chelsea to lift Premier League title again Antonio Conte's transformation of Chelsea from fallen champions to Premier League title winners inside 12 months was completed with victory at West Bromwich Albion - a remarkable success story in his first season at Stamford Bridge. The 47-year-old inherited a squad that had declined from domestic superpower to mid-table mediocrity amid...... read more
Again, Ayolo Igbuzo triumphs at Anioma Cultural Festival 2017 The Organisation For the Advancement of Anioma Culture (OFAAC), the cultural umbrella body of the Anioma People (worldwide) lived up to its promise to deliver a fun-filled and exciting 2017 edition of Anioma Cultural Festival. The festival, which has become the biggest cultural event not just in Delta State but the entire...... read more
The power revolution everybody has been waiting for Archimedes was a Greek scientist, who lived in Syracuse, Italy, more than 2000 years ago. His story is as interesting as it is legendry. The King of the land, King Hiero II, wanted to wear a Golden Crown. He gave some gold to a goldsmith to make a suitable crown. After...... read more
Ebonyi: Umahi lays foundation for memorable Christmas and New year                                                Prelude Let me start this treatise on how Ebonyians are remembered so specially during this season by quoting Kamil Ali, who stated: “As we enter the Season of Goodwill –...... read more
In South Africa, Obiano’s message of a new, glorious Anambra resonates The usually serene Rosebank sub-urban district of Johannesburg, bore a different picture. It lost its serenity to the robust boisterous atmosphere that took over the firmament. Date was Friday, September, 16, 2016. It was on a day major stakeholders, investors and partners gathered in Protea Wanderers Hotel to robustly discuss the...... read more
Aluko: A special birthday, celebrated in Tennis To many, it is a bug. Once it hits, its sensation quickly seeps deep beyond the marrows, and like the secretion of a poisonous serpent, spreads fast down the bottom of the spine, up to the brain – and stays. However, unlike the poison of a rattlesnake or the venomous spider...... read more
NFF: Unending 'war' at Glasshouse   Today’s Nigeria Football Federation, NFF formerly known as Nigeria Football Association, NFA since its inception officially in 1945 has been one football body full of intrigues from one administration to another.   There exist claims in some quarters that the country’s football association had existed but its leadership record dated back...... read more
'Sane' Oliseh vs 'Insane' Nigerians...Witches and Wizard The recent social media tirade deplored by ‘Belgium-based’ embattled Super Eagles Head Coach Sunday Oliseh to get back at his critics including ex-teammates, Sporting Journalists among others has again triggered a new twist in what many choose to describe as one allegation, too many to discern.  Although the possibility of working with witches...... read more
Airtel’s Touching Lives: Sustaining impetus of true love It came in soft, gentle droplets, like beads of water cascading through the leaves after the rain. But the impact was powerful and pungent, seizing the soul in a crushing sensation. No less a recreation of Mark Anthonio’s dirge at the graveside of Julius Caesar that instantly ignited the fire, which...... read more
CHAN: Trial moment for Oliseh As Nigeria’s super Eagles Home Lads file out on Monday to take on Niger in their very first match of the ongoing 4th edition of African Nations Championship, CHAN in Rwanda, many things no doubt would definitely be running inside the head of Sunday Oliseh, the man in charge of Nigerian...... read more
Nigeria Sports in 2015: Forward, Backward With less than 48 hours to welcome 2016, sporting activities in Nigeria throughout 2015 no doubt recorded several ups and down in virtually all aspects of its sporting life. FOOTBALL  As usual, Nigeria’s football took the lead with the sack of Super Eagles Head Coach Stephen Keshi despite leading his team...... read more
Olympics: Reinventing Congo feat in Brazil With less than one year to kick off of another Olympic summer games scheduled to take place in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, a fresh crunch moment is already starring Team Nigeria on the face, three years after the most populous African Nation returned home without a single medal at the 2012...... read more
Samoa 2015: Reaping from grassroots When the triumphant Nigerian young athletes were embarking on the just concluded Commonwealth Games in Samoa, not many would have predicted that they would probably return home glorious. Their performance Whirlwindnews.com gathered not only produced colourful medals but equally dazzled other countries including India, England among others who had paraded quality...... read more
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