Category: Obituary

Late Emir of Zazzau was a father to all – NDA

Suleiman Idris- September 22, 2020

The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) has paid a condolence visit to the palace of the late Emir of Zazzau, Shehu Idris, who died on Sunday. ... Read More

Ganduje mourns Emir of Zazzau

Suleiman Idris- September 21, 2020

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has commiserated with the people and government of Kaduna State over the death of Emir of Zazzau, Alhaji Shehu ... Read More

Northern Governors mourn Emir of Zazzau

Suleiman Idris- September 21, 2020

The Northern Governors Forum has described the death of the Emir of Zazzau , Alhaji Shehu Idris ,who died at the age of 84, as ... Read More

Gov. Matawalle eulogises late Emirs of Biu, Zazzau

Suleiman Idris- September 21, 2020

Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has described as “commendable” the roles played by the late Emir of Biu, Borno state and Emir of Zazzau in ... Read More

Sani Bello Saddened By The Demise Of Emir Of Zazzau, Dr Shehu Idris

Suleiman Idris- September 21, 2020

Niger State Governor and Chairman North Central Governors Forum, Abubakar Sani Bello has expressed shock and is saddened by the death of the Emir of ... Read More

Transportation minister Amaechi buries brother, says death huge responsibility

Suleiman Idris- September 13, 2020

Abuja,  Sept. 12, 2020 (NAN) Minister of Transportation,  Rotimi Amaechi on Sept. 12, buried his elder brother, Charles Amaechi, in his country home Ubima, Rivers ... Read More

Buhari Condoles with Lamido of Adamawa, Atiku Over Passing of Khadija Musdafa

Henry Solomon- September 1, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined government and indigenes of Adamawa State in mourning the passing of Hajiya Khadija Musdafa, matriarch of the Musdafa royal family. ... Read More

Gov. Lalong condoles with Wase over sister’s dealth

Suleiman Idris- August 30, 2020

Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau, has condoled with the Deputy Speaker of the House Representatives, Mr Idris Wase, over the death of his elder sister, ... Read More

Ex-Minister Babatope, says Shattered by Kashamu’s Death

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2020

A chieftain of the main opposition PDP, Chief Ebenezer Babatope, says he is shattered by the death of Sen. Buruji Kashamu. Kashamu, who had an ... Read More

NBBF Mourns Former D’Tigers Invitee, Ojo

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2020

The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), on Friday paid tributes to baskeball player and former D’Tigers invitee, Michael Olalekan-Ojo who died on Thursday. The NBBF spokesman, ... Read More

Afenifere National Leader, Pa Ayo Fasanmi Dies at 94

Henry Solomon- July 30, 2020

Pa Ayorinde Fasanmi, the National Leader of Afenifere Group is dead. His death was confirmed in a statement signed by one of his children, Folabi ... Read More

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello Mourns The Death Of Father Of Gov Abdul-Razaq Of Kwara State

Suleiman Idris- July 25, 2020

Chairman, North Central Governors' Forum, Governor Abubakar Sani of Niger State State has commiserated with the Government and people of Kwara State over the death ... Read More

PDP mourns Isa Funtua

Suleiman Idris- July 21, 2020

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday expressed sadness over the death of media mogul, businessman and former Minister of Water Resources, Malam Isa Funtua. ... Read More

Northern Governors Mourn Isa Funtua

Suleiman Idris- July 21, 2020

The Northern Governors Forum has described the death of Mallam Isma’ila Isa Funtua, a life patron of the International Press Institute and the Newspaper Proprietors ... Read More

Sani Bello Commiserates With President Buhari Over The Death Of His Political Associate Isma’ila Isa Funtua

Suleiman Idris- July 21, 2020

The Chairman North Central Governors Forum and Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has commiserated with President Muhammadu Buhari over the death of his close ... Read More

Flying Officer Tolulope Arotile to Be Buried July 23 – NAF

Henry Solomon- July 17, 2020

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says the remains of late Flying Officer Tolulope Arotile, the Service’s first female combat helicopter pilot, who died on Tuesday, ... Read More

Buhari Mourns First Female Combat Helicopter Pilot, Tolulope Arotile

Henry Solomon- July 15, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed shock and sadness over the passing of Flying Officer, Tolulope Arotile, and condoled with her family on the loss of ... Read More

Hama Bachama in Adamawa, Honest Irmiya, Dies at 66

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2020

The Hama Bachama and Paramount ruler of Bachama Kingdom in Adamawa, Mr Honest Stephen, is dead. Mr Timawus Mathias, the Nzobyalata Hama Bachama and Spokesman of ... Read More

Condolence Message on the Death of Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi

Tanimu- June 9, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari’s statement on the death of President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi: “It is with profound grief and sadness that we received the news ... Read More

Buhari Mourns ex-NNPC GMD, Maikanti Baru

Henry Solomon- May 30, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with family, friends and professional colleagues of former Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr Maikanti Baru. ... Read More