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Saturday, 11 April 2015

Ever wished to take a nap on 3rd Mainland Bridge? This man did!

CNN correspondent Christian Purefoy did something you'd never think was possible - he took a nap on the ever busy 3rd Mainland Bridge. Amazing!


192 comments:

Anonymous said...

Lol

Davido's driver said...

No idont wish to. Lindaobserve

eka said...

lol......
election day
He try it 2morrow.

Anonymous said...

Lol

Unknown said...

Cuz of election, datz why you can't see anyone around..

Anonymous said...

lol. i remember fantasizing about this as a kid. smh. still can't imagine what it feels like. thumbs up to him tho.

Roche said...

Funny though.......

Unknown said...

Oji ogwu? Where are all the cars? Or was the bridge under construction? Hian!

Unknown said...

Lol.. he must have an Igbo origin

Unknown said...

Lol! He shld try it on monday!

Funso Samuel said...

Make him try am tomorrow

Unknown said...

Laugh

Anonymous said...

Once every 4 years indeed.

He got the opportunity.

I wish for one too

Olubukola Ozone said...

Lmfaoooooo! Nice one man...

Unknown said...

Lol

Anonymous said...

This is really amazing. Won't mind though

Anonymous said...

ode

Peejay said...

How interesting! Quite brave of him. I'm not sure any Lagosian will try this even if rapture happens and everyone in Lagos vanished.

Unknown said...

Mak en tryam tomorrow see nw.....

Mkpuru Mma said...

Lol @ "once every 4yrs"... 3MB was free cause of no movement. Oga CNN correspondent try doing dat 2moi...

Anonymous said...

ode

Unknown said...

Where are all the cars??

Anonymous said...

Now why will i wish to do this Linda honey?

Unknown said...

Lol abi o! This can only happen only every 4yrs lmao!!!

Onomiroro Dono Okeh said...

Awww! Peculiar experience. I wish elections could be held one saturday of every month :)
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Zamani said...

Okay, until one drunk driver comes along.


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Linaberry said...

He should try dis on Sunday.lol

AQO said...

Lol. Would try it some day too.





Jesus is Lord.

Mzz_Mary said...

By 2am

Unknown said...

He should be there at that same spot on monday by 6am. We will watch his obituary on CNN by 6:05am

Marie-Jurie said...

Of course it has to be a white man

Unknown said...

No, one a white man or woman can make such wish

Unknown said...

Really amazing. He should try napping under the same bridge. It's cooler there. And check out naijacarlovers.blogspot.com if u want to see Jay Z and Beyonce riding in the back of a pick up truck in Hawaii

Anonymous said...

Is he suicidal.

Anonymous said...

What did you expect...he's white,white people do crazy stuff.Watch 1000 ways to die.

Unknown said...

He don try

Unknown said...

Gud4him

Anonymous said...

Lool...Clown

Unknown said...

Lol... For him mind!

Unknown said...

This ppl shld leave us alone biko !! Same place they said its the worst place to be on earth now they wanna sleep on or bridge ? Oyibo go away leave us alone before a moving car without tires will emerge and send u to the land of obodo afudebe !!! #OYEGO !! Honestly am sooo humbled by the love u showered on me since the release of my chat topping Love song "UNBELIEVABLE" yesterday , most especially I appreciate all the 2,618 friends who downloaded my song within 24hrs of release, l appreciate u all ! And to all the DJ's, OAP's and Radio stations currently playing my song + all the interviews am grateful !! Now to all of you that helped send the BC to ur friends ? My God will bless u, Love shall never depart from all those that are yet to get the song pls download it free of charge from this site , its absolutely FREE ..... link to my new song "UNBELIEVABLE" by HONYFACTORY ...http://t.co/3Pipd97VNN pls download n share wt ur friendz , thanks a lot. Love u plenty! For daily jokes and my comedy videos pls Follow me on twitter @honyfactory And on facebook ... Honyfactory D'comedian .... YOUTUBE Honyfactory .. Have a fabulous night rest and happy sunday in advance.....PLC HELP BC THIS MSG.

Nky said...

The road was free bcos of the election.

lois sam said...

hahaha......meeen i wish i was him....

Unknown said...

Honestly am sooo humbled by the love u showered on me since the release of my chat topping Love song "UNBELIEVABLE" yesterday , most especially I appreciate all the 2,618 friends who downloaded my song within 24hrs of release, l appreciate u all ! And to all the DJ's, OAP's and Radio stations currently playing my song + all the interviews am grateful !! Now to all of you that helped send the BC to ur friends ? My God will bless u, Love shall never depart from all those that are yet to get the song pls download it free of charge from this site , its absolutely FREE ..... link to my new song "UNBELIEVABLE" by HONYFACTORY ...http://t.co/3Pipd97VNN pls download n share wt ur friendz , thanks a lot. Love u plenty! For daily jokes and my comedy videos pls Follow me on twitter @honyfactory And on facebook ... Honyfactory D'comedian .... YOUTUBE Honyfactory .. Have a fabulous night rest and happy sunday in advance....#OYEGO !!

Goaldyn Boy said...

Mehn! See this alien get freedom to waka anywhere and anyhow on this election day for naija. But me wey be naija guy I no get the freedom to waka anywhere for my own country bcos police don take away my freedom of movement! What an irony!!!

Unknown said...

Honestly am sooo humbled by the love u showered on me since the release of my chat topping Love song "UNBELIEVABLE" yesterday , most especially I appreciate all the 2,618 friends who downloaded my song within 24hrs of release, l appreciate u all ! And to all the DJ's, OAP's and Radio stations currently playing my song + all the interviews am grateful !! Now to all of you that helped send the BC to ur friends ? My God will bless u, Love shall never depart from all those that are yet to get the song pls download it free of charge from this site , its absolutely FREE ..... link to my new song "UNBELIEVABLE" by HONYFACTORY ...http://t.co/3Pipd97VNN pls download n share wt ur friendz , thanks a lot. Love u plenty! For daily jokes and my comedy videos pls Follow me on twitter @honyfactory And on facebook ... Honyfactory D'comedian .... YOUTUBE Honyfactory .. Have a fabulous night rest and happy sunday in advance....#OYEGO !!

Anonymous said...

Evev the bridge might wonder if rapture day had come, but will wonder even more, that all the million hell-bound Lagosians could have suddenly repented and be raptured except this man! Hehehe.

Anonymous said...

Motor go just crush u now

Unknown said...

Hmmmmmm

Okey said...

It's only an oyibo that can think this up! #Genius

Unknown said...

This is definitely photoshop@wrk bcos d 3rd manin bridge is ever busy, and he can't dare dis except he want to tak exist away frm dis world.

Subomi said...

how cool.. I mean election or no election I personally wont try it

T....E said...

Wow...so cool. I wanna do it too

Mz Lolo... said...

Lol...fear won't allow moi

happybliss said...

Abeg which of the drugs is he high on. Cos crase is not far from him anymore. Ara di no di no di.

Unknown said...

Will love giving it a trial

Chilaka C said...

Na for Dream?

BLOG SPIRIT said...

Wow wow wow.

Unknown said...

The bridge looks cleared, he should go take a nap when. It's buzzing with vehicles.

Unknown said...

I pity his white ass.

Anonymous said...

When the sun is not out I guess or else he for roast like fowl.

Gadzama Ali said...

That's what's up!!

Unknown said...

He could be a wraith. Maybe he died before and came back( reincarnated) . Whatever was d case, I admire his courage.

Unknown said...

Lol

Unknown said...

Lol, is this real? When was this?

Kingsley said...

when did he do this? whoaw! its amazing.

Kingsley said...

when did he do this? whoaw! its amazing.

Anonymous said...

Linda Tribalistic old bitch.. u will not post Dat Ambode is leading

Anonymous said...

Awesome!wat a cool experience it must have been!

Anonymous said...

He should go and take a nap in Sambisa forest Dubois people. Shay u a don rig election for GMB finish. God is watching u people.

SWILL MARTIN said...

I like his handle @purefoyAMEBO. Hehehehe our blood don enta dis 1 body o.

Unknown said...

Hahaha ...

Unknown said...

Big deal! He was able to do that cos he was a reporter monitoring the elections! Anybody could do this especially on sanitations abeg, find beta news give people joor!

Unknown said...

He just took the picture,
He didn't take a nap joor.

Anonymous said...

Looking good

Anonymous said...

Linda check gbenro ajibade instagram. His wedding to osas is in july. Thank me later

Unknown said...

This can only be done on election day

Suplux said...

so photographic! n nice

Unknown said...

Hmmmm he nor fit try am on a busy day naaaaa. Today movement was restricted ddatss why

Unknown said...

a.k.a EDWIN CHINEDU AZUBUKO said...
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Gud for him....
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***CURRENTLY IN JUPITER***

Unknown said...

Is he try to mock my ibo brothers ?underneath me N nwanem alredy chillin in lagoon

Anonymous said...

NA SANITATION DAY HIN DO AM..LINDA MA GO RA EE NOW. YOU"VE BEEN IN LAGOS FOR YEARS NOW,CAN IT BE POSSIBLE ??
NA SANITATION DAY !!

Baby P said...

Lol.in lagos fpr sure

Unknown said...

He should come back tomorrow and continue with the napping. Linda take note!

Unknown said...

He should come back tomorrow and continue with the napping. Linda take note!

Unknown said...

He should come back tomorrow and continue with the napping. Linda take note!

Unknown said...

He should come back tomorrow and continue with the napping. Linda take note!

Unknown said...

Lol.. Really funny that one can find a day in lagos, so free of noise n hustle. Thanks to elections..sleep well my brother n wait for the next 4years to get such freedom again.. Lol

Anonymous said...

aint nothing amazing about that.....

Anonymous said...

Na election course am lol!!#team@seybyth IN D CLUB dropping soon dope shit

kemikane said...

Beautiful. Also thought of this once in 4 years on a Saturday the whole Nigerian kept indoor.

Unknown said...

YES this might be possible some years back when the bridge was under reconstruction,Omo! No try that kind thing nw Oo○° ,u and God na mate.....

Shinelle said...

Now this is what I call Creative Art in Journalism. .....

Sleep sha.. lastma go soon wake u

Suzzie Lagos said...

This oyinbo people too dey craze. They will call it adventure abi why would person lie-down for road like that.

Unknown said...

Haahaa! Dis man! Hmmmmmmm

Anonymous said...

If u like don't post my commenter o. Linda OloShI.tribalistic old bitch

MADE IN NIGERIA said...

Of coursen like he rightly said, once every 4years, he can't try dis on a regular day, na him bits dem go find...........

Unknown said...

Wow! I'm not impressed o. He should try that by tomorrow so we see if he survives d 1st 5minutes...who knows, I might then be impressed *Tongue out*

Unknown said...

Lol..,once every four years indeed

Unknown said...

lolzzzzzzz.........Only once every fouryears



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Miss E said...

Yeah. Crazy and adventurous oyibo people. We should learn a thing or two from them on living life to d fullest. Please visit my blog http://giversweb.mywapblog.com

Unknown said...

He should try it on monday morning

Unknown said...

Leaner @ CNN correspondent.. come and watch mad people do wonders.

Unknown said...

Cute!!!! Amazing!!!!

Anonymous said...

Hmm. Interesting. I dare him to try it again same time tomorrow. Lolll

Anonymous said...

Gats be photoshop

Unknown said...

Lol

That Function Gurl said...

Guy, u get energy....
So tell me, why was this nap so important?

Manuel Kunmi said...

WTF!!!!!!!...... he get mind ooooo

Unknown said...

Definitely during the elections when there are no vehicular movement. If dem born him papa well, make e try am dis coming Monday. And it shall be recorded that the man died

Anonymous said...

Village witches @ work...lol

Unknown said...

Hahhahhahahaha. Your right Purefoy. It only happens once in four years.

Anonymous said...

I think he should try it again tomorrow.

Unknown said...

crazy.. but every 4 yrs.. it's possible.. but then again, since it's not a video we can't actually say he took a nap.. he could have just taken the pic whilst lying there... but a video would convince me...

Gbenga said...

In our hot sun? That's torture!

Anonymous said...

Well don bro

tsalz c.e.o said...

Mke e try am tomorrow morning na.. lol

Unknown said...

Funny

Unknown said...

Is nice to see dat

Emdos Supernova said...

Lol

Unknown said...

there must be a camera man standby to tell him a car is coming....if not....hmmmm. but dat guy dey mad shaaa

Tunde said...

Really cool

MYS fabric bags lagos 08134794565, D60E8C4D said...

Okay make he go try am tomorrow

GR8BABE said...

Pls Purefoy come take another nap on Monday.lol

Stef said...

All in the spirit of reporting wats happening here cos of the election. Anyway I wud love to try dat too. #adventurous

naijavibz.blogspot.com said...

Nawa ooo
people dey vex o.

Unknown said...

Hmmmm...oya pass...
RededCity Forum no dey carry last...

Unknown said...

Very hilarious.





Busy Fingers.

Unknown said...

Are u sure he didn't run mad? Hmm

Unknown said...

O ya now, dat guy is a clown

Unknown said...

O ya now, dat guy is a clown

Unknown said...

He was drunk

Unknown said...

Dangerous ----C21

Unknown said...

lol...that what election can do....pls try it on Monday .....na R.I.P WE GO HEAR

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Itohan Ogbebor said...

some people get time sha

Unknown said...

This is so cool and funny. I envy him.

Anonymous said...

i hope you remember to wake up before lift of ban. lol.
hopefully, some politicians above the kaw will not be zooming by whyile you are taking a nap. remember, this is naija where some people are above the law.
Aibekay

Anonymous said...

Aiye ni owo loro bobo yi

Unknown said...

This must have been done during elections, oga please try it on a monday at 4am...Na die you go die

Unknown said...

Incredible.. unbelievable..







...JOSHSAYSO...LIB...FAN

Cruz said...

Nice humour. I bet he'll wake up to see all his valuables gone

Unknown said...

still in shock. wow

Anonymous said...

Why not if not it soo cool is ones in awhile na. Linda pls help me tell Kristen dat I love her nd I can turn gay for her biko. Amaka bae

Anonymous said...

I am not sure he actually slept on the road.he did what is called photo op. in other wors,just took a picture there.


Andy

Carina Kikelomo Jacob said...

Lol.

Sahelpost News Media said...

Wow, He sure would enjoy the nap and will have to wait for another 4 years before enjoying such nap

obietrezy said...

How does it affect the country's election..

Hessaawards2019.com said...

Yeye dey smell! So should i clap for him for his stupidity??

Unknown said...

Haha! Abi?

Unknown said...

Please try this on Monday. Most importantly, CNN should portray Nigeria in good light and stop the negative campaign.

Linda's Intern said...

A CNN correspondent does not know there's no such thing as "Go-slow"? Or was he tryna patronise our pigin English?

sky said...

Who would have thunk it!

Anonymous said...

Amazing picture.It symbolizes that Lagos can be peaceful in the midst of chaos

Anonymous said...

What's amazing there. Abeg linda park well

Unknown said...

Lol

Anonymous said...

Are sure that 's the bridge?it has no traffics

Wale Adeniran said...

Are sure that 's the bridge?it has no traffics

Anonymous said...

Fake! The guy probably shielded himself with his car by parking it a safe distance away....




***Lush

Anonymous said...

Fake! The guy probably shielded himself with his car by parking it a safe distance away....




***Lush

Teelz Nova said...

Yay for him! It is truly a big step for him.

kiki said...

Not impossible...tats Sometin I could try and would love to try.

Unknown said...

Not funny!!!!!

Mrs TC said...

Linda, this is scary. What if one person going to vote somewhere drive come unexpectedly? Him name na sorry o.

sean said...

,had to wait for electon holiday via restriction of movement, to pull dis kinda stunt,no cars coming just dry road and u are here claiming record,dem no born u well try dis s*** on a reguler day make brt no fry u extra crispy

Juleslouis said...

Wow. Cuz of election, everywhere is free.

Paul Ofou said...

Hehehehehs lmaoo oyinbo self I hope there were people on the two ends to notify those wiliwili drivers who can appear from no where lollll

Unknown said...

Ha ha ha I lafffffff

Anonymous said...

Linda he didn't take a nap ooo even though na election

Unknown said...

Guy don get the Lagos bug. For you to be a complete Lagosiian you need to dey craze once in a while.

Unknown said...

Hmmmm. Incredible. I can't even imagine myself doing this. Kudos to him.

Anonymous said...

Dats nt funny ooo

Reeshahr said...

Lol

NaijaDeltaBabe said...

Lol. I dare him to try it tomorrow.

Royalbeau said...

He clearly said once every four years, get it Linda he was referring to the election day.

destinysweet said...

It's real,he snap d pix yesterday.no movement


Auntylindagoddaughter

Anonymous said...

Y re u bitter?

Unknown said...

Lol.....Can't imagine myself doing dis.

Unknown said...

I think it is cuz of d elections ...movement restrictions

Unknown said...

Ye

Anonymous said...

Hmmm stunts

Anonymous said...

So u didn't read the caption?

Anonymous said...

You are really dumb! U just comment without reading and digesting

Anonymous said...

You are by far d dumbest ever

Unknown said...

Great view!!

OKORO UPGRADED**

Anonymous said...

Former CNN correspondent.

Hessaawards2019.com said...

Anonymous @8:44 are you an illiterate or you are a cursed fool?! Its obvious dat u don't even know the meaning of Tribalistic!

Unknown said...

U can do this during sanitation Saturday

Unknown said...

Cmon what of sanitation Saturdays?

Anonymous said...

Willy, this your daft comment make me understand why you always support GEJ

mstchewww said...

Mumu Wilheminna, so you do not know there's election going on! Fool

Unknown said...

He's gonna have to wait another 4 years before he can take another nap on 3rd mainland bridge.....looooooooooool

Anonymous said...

Whites dont value their lives much

Unknown said...

He left CNN 3 years ago.

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