• Bridge linking Kwara State with Oyo State collapses again

    Bridge linking Kwara State with Oyo State collapses again

    Economic and social activities of residents of Kwara and Oyo States were on Wednesday grounded following the collapse of Moro Bridge on llorin-lgbeti highway linking the two states.

    The member representing Owode-Onire Constituency in the Kwara State tate House of Assembly where the collapsed bridge is located, Abdullahi Taiwo, informed the House of the collapsed bridge during Wednesday’s plenary.

    Taiwo, who was speaking under matter of urgent public importance, said the collapsed bridge had made transportation of farm produce to llorin, the […]

  • Erosion threatens road linking Jonathan’s home town

    Erosion threatens road linking Jonathan’s home town

    Erosion is now threatening to cut off the failed Onuebum Road linking Otuoke, former President Goodluck Jonathan home town in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State.

    The road, which straddles Otuoke, Agbura, Azikoro communities and the Julius Berger axis of Sani Abacha expressway in Yenagoa, has been a source of concern to motorists in recent times.

    Though riddled with several craters, it remains the quickest route to Otuoke, which also hosts a federal university.

    Findings revealed that the eroded section of the […]

  • Presidency faults Fayose linking Buhari’s wife to Jefferson’s bribery scandal

    Presidency faults Fayose linking Buhari’s wife to Jefferson’s bribery scandal

    The Presidency has dismissed as laughable the attempt by Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State to link President Buhari’s wife, Aisha, to United States (U.S.) Congressman, William Jefferson’s bribery scandal for which the American lawmaker was convicted in 2009.

    In a statement yesterday, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said ordinarily the Presidency would have ignored Fayose because he is a man “childishly obsessed with the desire to grab the headlines and insulting people at […]