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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 5:50 PM What Atiku said about thugs snatching mace at Senate

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has described the invasion of the Senate chamber by hoodlums and the carting away of the mace as a ‘dangerous precedent and an assault on Nigeria’s democracy by anti-democratic elements’. Reacting to the incident Atiku told newsmen in Abuja that, “I am utterly embarrassed, shocked and outraged by this ugly development 26

April 17, 2018 6:40 AM EPL: Burnley vs Chelsea: Team news, injuries, possible lineups

Antonio Conte’s Chelsea will on Thursday night clash with Burnley in an away Premier League match at Turf Moore. Conte’s men heads into the clash after coming from 2-0 down to beat Southampton 3-2 on Saturday in the Premier League. The Blues are currently occupying the fifth position of the Premier League table with 60 points from 33 games. Apart from midfielder 36

April 15, 2018 6:46 AM 2019: What Tinubu’s reconciliation panel did to Oyegun – Ngwu

The Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress in the South-East, Hyacinth Ngwu, has noted that the reconciliation committee led by a National Leader of the party, Bola Tinubu, halted the process of extending the tenure of the National Chairman of the party, Chief John Odigie -Oyegun and others. Ngwu also said the reconciliation panel saved 24

April 14, 2018 8:33 PM Tijjaniya Islamic Sect Shuts Down Abuja

The residents of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja laments at the challenges faced on Friday and Saturday as members of the Tijjaniya Islamic sect locked down major parts of Abuja while celebrating Maulud Nabiyy, the birth of Prophet Muhammed. The sect members, who came from all parts of the north literally took over the major streets in the Central 21

April 12, 2018 11:04 AM UN Sets To Eradicate Yellow Fever In Africa By 2026

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organisation (WHO) while speaking at the programme’s launch in Nigeria, a priority-target country disclosed that about one billion people in Africa will be vaccinated against yellow fever by 2026. This according to Ghebreyesus is in line with an ambitious United Nations campaign to eliminate 24

April 10, 2018 1:18 PM Facebook Data Scandal: Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Closes Facebook Account

Facebook keeps loosing users as their shares price also continues to drop after it was alleged that the social media giant had allegedly revealed the data of about 50 million Facebook users by a London-based data analysis company Cambridge Analytica. Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak closed his Facebook account as one of the latest tech leaders who started 20

April 10, 2018 6:25 AM Anthony Joshua did not impress me – Mike Tyson

Former world heavyweight boxing champion, Mike Tyson has again doubted the pedigree of Nigerian-born British boxer, Anthony Joshua. Joshua defeated Joseph Parker on points in his first 12-round fight as a pro on March 31. Although Joshua, 28, won virtually every round against Parker, but his display was criticised by other boxers such as Tyson Fury, who described 18

April 7, 2018 9:24 AM 14 killed in bus crash involving Hockey players

No fewer than 14 people have been killed with 14 others injured after a tractor collided with a bus filled with members of a Junior League hockey team on their way to a playoff game, the Canadian authorities said. The crash happened about 5 pm on a highway about 18 miles north of Tisdale, Saskatchewan. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police, RCMP, said; the wreck 23

April 6, 2018 8:21 AM Former South Korean President sent to jail

A South Korean court on Friday sentenced the impeached President Park Geun-hye to 24 years in jail with a fine of 18 billion won (17 million U.S. dollars) for corruption. The court found Park guilty of bribery over a scandal that exposed webs of corruption between political leaders and the country’s conglomerates. The court ruled that Park colluded with her old friend 42