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April 19, 2018 4:14 AM Work on Fourth Mainland Bridge begins December –AmbodeThe Sun News

State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has raised the hope that construction works on the Fourth Mainland Bridge will begin before the end of the year. To make this realisable, the governor said a new preferred bidder for the multi-billion bridge, which will link Ikorodu, among other major towns, will emerge latest June. Ambode, who spoke through his Commissioner 25

April 18, 2018 1:54 PM ‘Difficult’ Mourinho never gave me chance to succeed at Real Madrid – Kaka reveals

Former Brazilian World Cup winner, Kaka has said that Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho was a ‘difficult’ coach to work with at Real Madrid. The 35-year-old, who retired in December, said Mourinho never gave him a chance to succeed at the Santiago Bernabeu. “In 2009 I accepted the proposal from Real Madrid, but after that move I was completely 25

April 11, 2018 11:07 AM Liberia issues alert on monkeypox outbreak

Liberian health authorities issued an alert on the possible outbreak of monkeypox, an infectious disease which is found mostly in central and western Africa. Liberia’s chief medical officer Francis Kateh said the disease, caused by the monkeypox virus, has already been discovered in the southern county of River Cess. Kateh said there are currently four confirmed 22

April 6, 2018 7:47 AM No illegality in $1 billion for military equipment, says Buhari aideThe Sun News

The Presidency on Thursday said there was no illegality in the release of the $1 billion President Muhammadu Buhari approved for the procurement of military equipment. The Personal Assistant to the President on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, said the release was duly approved by the National Economic Council and state Houses of Assembly. Onochie, in a tweet 28

April 6, 2018 2:09 AM Winnie Mandela: A tributeThe Sun News

It is no longer news that Winnie Mandela, the South African anti-apartheid crusader and former wife of the First Black President of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, has died at the age 81. According to a family source, she passed away after a protracted illness. Her death, no doubt, symbolizes the end of an ear for South Africa in the history of struggles 22

April 3, 2018 9:14 PM EPL: Referee for Manchester Derby revealed

Martin Atkinson will take charge of the Manchester derby at the Etihad Stadium for the second year in a row. Last season, Atkinson sent off United midfielder, Marouane Fellaini, for a headbutt on Sergio Aguero towards the end of a 0-0 draw. This Saturday, City have the chance to clinch the Premier League with a win over their rivals. Pep Guardiola’s 29

April 3, 2018 9:30 AM ISIS claims responsibility for attack on Pakistan Christian family

The Islamic State group, on Tuesday, claimed responsibility for murdering four Christian family members in southwestern Pakistan a day after Easter celebrations. The militant group issued a statement saying ISIS fighters on Monday opened fire on the group of Christians traveling in the city of Quetta, the capital of Baluchistan province, killing four, Reuters 21

March 31, 2018 9:33 AM Court sentences driver to death for robbing, killing boss

A High Court sitting in Ondo State has sentenced a man, Akinyemi Babatunde, to death after he was found guilty of armed robbery and killing his boss. The convict, who was a driver to the victim, was arrested by officers attached to the Ondo State Police Command in December, 2012, for robbing. Mrs Faith Omotayo, his employer at the time. Babatunde went away with a Toyota 26

March 28, 2018 12:28 PM Niger Delta youths speak on Buhari’s offer of amnesty to repentant Boko Haram terrorists

In a statement signed by its President, Pereotubo Oweilaemi, Esq., the group stressed that Buhari should not be thinking of offering amnesty to the Boko Haram sect members as it should only be given to people who have a genuine cause. Part of the statement reads, “Niger Delta agitators who were given the Presidential prerogative had a genuine cause that was appreciated 23

March 22, 2018 2:20 AM Leukaemia: Foundation sensitises Lagos residents on voluntary blood donation

is one of the four most deadly cancers in Nigeria, and only one of every 20 Nigerians with leukaemia survives the disease. To help sensitize Nigerians on the need for voluntary blood donation to help persons living with leukaemia, a non-governmental organisation, Timilehin Leukaemia Foundation, recently organised a one-day voluntary blood donation and sensitisation 17