Man United set to retain Ighalo on £15million (N6billion) deal

After proving himself a good deal, Jude Odion Ighalo, ex-Nigerian international is set to move to Manchester United, on a permanent in a deal that would see the England top side spending about £15million (N6billion) Daily Mail reports that Ighalo, who plied his trade with Premiership side Watford before moving to Shanghai...... read more

Arteta: I’m back, fit as fiddle, I’ve conquered Covid-19

For Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta, it is now victory song as he bid good riddance to the deadly coronavirus disease, which struck him a week ago and caused him to go into isolation to take care of it. Announcing that he has recovered fully from the disease, which has been declared...... read more

BREAKING: Tokyo Olympics postponed *IOC eyes 2021

The 2020 Olympics scheduled for Tokyo, Japan, has been shifted by the International Olympics Committee (IOC), reports quoting veteran committee member Dick Pound, has revealed. Pound, according to the report, informed USA Today that the competition will not take place this year, adding:  'On the basis of the information the IOC...... read more

BREAKING: Tragedy hits Rangers camp, players involved in ghastly accident

Tragedy has struck the camp of Flying Antelopes, Rangers International of Enugu Rangers, as three of its players were on Sunday involved in a road accident, with one fatality recorded. Details of the sad incident are still sketchy, but early reports, identified the player who was said to have died on...... read more

Trouble in Ighalo’s house? Wife reverts to maiden name weeks after

Pointers indicate that all may not be well in the home front of Manchester United sensation, Odion Ighalo, despite his current exploits in his new club, where he is already making waves as a goal poacher. There are indications that his wife, Sonia may not be happy with her handsome and...... read more

Ighalo named man of the match after spectacular goal in United 5-0 LASK demolition

Odion Ighalo, was named man of the match on Thursday, after firing in a spectacular goal and assisted in another, as Manchester United thrashed Austrian club LASK 5-0 away in their Europa League first leg round of 16 tie. The game played behind closed-doors due to the coronavirus pandemic, saw the...... read more

Uganda snaps up Nigerian footballer for AFCON 2021 in Cameroon

Hearts striker Uche Ikpeazu has earned his first international call-up from Uganda. He is in Coach Johnny McKinstry’s squad for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying double-header against South Sudan later this month. Ikpeazu, 25, was born in England but qualifies for Uganda through his mother. He is also eligible...... read more

African player walks out on a match after scoring Porto's winning goal, over racists chants

An African player who plays for FC Porto, Moussa Marega decided to quit a football match after he was subjected to alleged racist abuse from opposition fans in Portugal. The Malian decided to walk off midway through his Porto’s win at Vitoria Guimaraes, saying he was subjected to racist abuse from...... read more

BREAKING: UEFA slams two year ban on Man City over financial breaches

Manchester City have been banned from European club competition for the next two seasons after being found to have committed "serious breaches" of Uefa's club licensing and financial fair play regulations. The reigning Premier League champions have also been fined 30m euros (£25m). The decision is subject to appeal to the...... read more

After scoring hattrick, football striker earns red card for displaying 'Jesus loves you'

A Ghanaian player by the name Samuel Asamoah was sent off the pitch during a match for revealing his undershirt which had the writing ‘Jesus Love You’ on it. Samuel Asamoah plays his football in Belgium and is a key player for his side St. Truiden in the Belgian Jupiler Pro...... read more

My father no longer willing to appear in public – Pele’s son

Legendary Brazil forward Edison Arantes Do Nacimento, otherwise known as Pele is reluctant to leave his house because he cannot walk unaided, his son has said. The three-time World Cup winner, widely regarded as the greatest player of all time, was taken to hospital with a urinary infection last year. Pele, 79, has...... read more

Sanwo-Olu debuts, shows residence at Lagos City Marathon with 6km run

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made his first attempt on Saturday at the 2020 Lagos City Marathon, where he did a 6km run. It was on a day two Kenya’s David Barmasai and Sharon Cherop emerged best in the male and female categories, with Cherop emerging the first female athlete to finish the...... read more

Day of record-smashing at Lagos City Marathon, as Kenyans clean-up prizes

It was a day of record smashing for David Barmasai Tumo and Sharon Jemutai Cherop, two Kenyans, who stunned at the 42 km Lagos City Marathon, where they both emerged winners in two different categories in style. Tumo set a course record time of 2:10:22, erasing the 2018 course record of...... read more

Thiem eyes first Grand Slam title, faces Djokovic at Australian finals

Dominic Thiem, would this Sunday make final chase for his first Grand Slam, when he takes on seven-time champion Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open final showdown. Thiem, Australian, who defeated Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals came from a set down to outlast German Alexander Zverev and make his first Australian...... read more

AMAZING: Kobe's death in helicopter crash predicted in 2012 on Twitter *See screenshot

How did it come that a prediction about former Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant’s death in a helicopter crash eight years ago, would come to pass, just as foretold? But that is exactly what has happened because in 2012, a Twitter user foretold that the LA Lakers lagend would die...... read more

Next Last
Latest News Tiger tests positive to COVID-19 after falling sick Trump: How could I wear mask to welcome Presidents in Oval Office? Makinde’s camp to Folarin: Thousands of you cannot derail our governor Wike to FG: How is Lagos more important to get N10billion while Rivers got nothing? BREAKING: Makinde free from COVID-19, six days after BREAKING: NCDC, Dettol, disclaim Funke Akindele as brand ambassador BREAKING: Soldier kills another man for flouting lockdown order Police: Why we are holding Funke Akindele, Naira Marley may be declared wanted BREAKING: Boris Johnson hospitalised 10 days after testing positive Four more 5G phone masts burnt down in the UK


Most Read BREAKING: Atiku defects to APGA *Picks ticket for 2019 presidency *Runs with Soludo (59,312 views) BREAKING: Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar clinch final Ballon d'Or shortlist, Suarez snubbed (38,696 views) You must release Kanu, give us justice or we keep bombing – Gen. Ben (27,117 views) Seven 'killer' SARS officers arrested in Anambra for murder (24,598 views) I must redeem Ndigbo or die trying – Nwodo *We're quite uncomfortable in Nigeria (22,913 views) BREAKING: Upset, as Ugwuanyi appoints Queen of 419 into cabinet (16,757 views) Biafra: I’ll lead negotiation with agitators – Okorie *Warns against force (15,925 views) Okorie to Buhari: Your gvt can’t be killing Ndigbo and offering B’Haram amnesty (15,830 views) BREAKING: Again DSS shuns court order, hedges on Kanu's release (14,468 views) Catholic bishops to Mbaka: Your prophesies could be brain wave (14,213 views)


News Appointments (325) Business (319) Crime (1221) Economy (593) Education (240) Entertainment (305) Fashion and Style (103) General (566) Health (621) Inside Africa (488) Interviews (23) National (1489) Politics (3307) Press Releases (3) Religion (257) Security (1678) Sports (2368) Technology (31) World News (650)


CBN banner advert

Chelsea Outdoor

Veleta banner

FRSC Officials vs Woman Driver on highway



Newsletters Subscribe to Whirl Wind News newsletters today and get breaking news and updates delivered to your mailbox!

Sign up