SPORT FLAKES: OPERATION SHOW YOUR CERTIFICATE

SPORT FLAKES: OPERATION SHOW YOUR CERTIFICATE

Operation Show Your Certificate sent the Flying Antelopes to the grass, from grace. It was so bad that they could barely raise a team for the very First Champion of Champions Cup match with Challenge Cup winners, Leventis United of Ibadan, a Third division outfit.

MEDIC CORNER: Managing Allergies Requires a Bit of Detective Work

MEDIC CORNER: Managing Allergies Requires a Bit of Detective Work

Allergies affect over 50 million people world-wide. Allergies which can be explained as a physical reaction to some specific food or substance, or can occur when a person’s immune system(what protects your body from harmful substances) reacts to substances in the environment that are harmless for most people.

SPORT FLAKES: POWER MIKE MEETS IDI AMIN

SPORT FLAKES: POWER MIKE MEETS IDI AMIN

Nakivubo Stadium Kampala was the place to be in 1973 as the largely unknown Power Mike confronted Ali Baba of Lebanon in a world heavyweight wrestling title bout.Ugandan President, Idi Amin Dada, sent his minister of Culture,Henry Kyemba, as Guest of Honour.

MEDIC CORNER: TRACK THAT VISITOR!

MEDIC CORNER: TRACK THAT VISITOR!

The length of the menstrual cycle varies from woman to woman but ranges from 21 to 35 days with the average being 28 days. The first day of a woman’s period is Day one.

SPORT FLAKES: BLOODY ROAD TO CAF LEAGUE VICTORY

SPORT FLAKES: BLOODY ROAD TO CAF LEAGUE VICTORY

Victory achieved in 2003, blood continued to flow. Esperance came again in 2004 as Enyimba rose to defend the trophy successfully.

SPORT FLAKES: MAMA CLAY,UNLIKE CASSIUS CLAY

SPORT FLAKES: MAMA CLAY,UNLIKE CASSIUS CLAY

Boxers then had funny names. Speedy Twitch. Cyclone Barth. Dick Turpin. Tommy West. Royal George of Kano. John Bull of Calabar. Sea Never Dry of Enugu. Golden Boy of Ikot Ekpene. Bob Wilson.

SPORT FLAKES: YEP, SOLDIERS ARRESTED EAGLES STARS

SPORT FLAKES: YEP, SOLDIERS ARRESTED EAGLES STARS

Onigbinde had led the team made up of youngsters to Africa Nations Cup silver earlier in the year. Captained by Stephen Keshi, the Eagles, continental champions in 1980, lost to Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions to bag their first silver in the tournament.

SPORT FLAKES: ILERIKA LOVED MENU, MISSED MONTREAL ‘76

SPORT FLAKES: ILERIKA LOVED MENU, MISSED MONTREAL ‘76

“Patiriki, se oti de Kafiteria?”[Patrick, have you visited the cafeteria], Ilerika voiced out  in Yoruba to team mate, Patrick ‘Powerhouse’ Ekeji. It was like out of this world

SPORT FLAKES: TALE OF TWO FLYING POLICE OFFICERS

SPORT FLAKES: TALE OF TWO FLYING POLICE OFFICERS

Many probably know Nigeria’s first Olympic gold winner, Chioma Ajunwa, as the ‘Flying Police woman’. Some do not remember that there was a ‘Flying Policeman,’

SPORT FLAKES: HOW MILITARY WASTED SPORTS STARS

SPORT FLAKES: HOW MILITARY WASTED SPORTS STARS

Nigeria’s first Commonwealth gold medal came at the Vancouver’ 54 Games.