Nadal glides into third round

Rafael Nadal glided into the third round of the US Open on Wednesday as smoothly as the new roof over Arthur Ashe stadium slid shut for the first time during a match. Two-time champion Nadal, seeded fourth, defeated Italy’s Andreas Seppi 6-0, 7-5, 6-1 to book a meeting with Russian Andrey Kuznetsov for a place…

No Eclipse But Rain In Lagos

NO ECLIPSE BUT RAIN IN LAGOS Amidst speculations and predictions there would be an eclipse of the sun today, millions of Lagosians gazing the cloud were shocked to have a rainy day. Earlier today, the sun rose before it turned out a wet day in most parts of Lagos. Nigerians, according to reports are expected…

Tambuwal, Sultan visit flood-ravaged Sokoto communities

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, along with Sultan Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, have assessed the damage done by thunderstorm and flood in Tudu village and surrounding communities of Dange Shuni local government area of Sokoto state. Incessant rain and rising water level have left more than 100 homes destroyed while a toddler was reported dead in the…

Tambuwal, Sultan visit flood victims

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal alongside Sultan Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, recently, assessed the damage done by thunderstorm and flood at Tudu village and surrounding communities in Dange Shuni Local Government Area of Sokoto State. Incessant rain and rising water level destroyed more than 100 homes, while a toddler was reported dead in the village. Addressing victims…