Tag: Death

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

Nigeria Records Second Death From COVID-19 Pandemic

Henry Solomon- March 30, 2020

The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire announced the second death from the novel coronavirus COVID-19 on Monday in Abuja. This was made known during ... Read More

Indonesia, Belgium Record First COVID-19 Death

Henry Solomon- March 11, 2020

A female patient in Indonesia who was infected with the new coronavirus has died, becoming the first known fatal case in the country.the The Belgian ... Read More

LMC Confirms Death Of Nasarawa United Defender, Calls For Autopsy

Henry Solomon- March 9, 2020

The League Management Company (LMC) has confirmed the report of the death of Chineme Martins, a defender with Nasarawa United FC, who slumped during the ... Read More

Buhari Condoles Afenifere Leader, Pa Fasoranti, Over Slain Daughter

Henry Solomon- July 13, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the leader of Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, on the death of his daughter, Mrs Funke Olakunrin. The deceased was ... Read More

Football World Pays Tribute to Former Arsenal Star, Reyes

Henry Solomon- June 1, 2019

The football world has being pouring its tributes and condolences to Jose Antonio Reyes who died in a traffic crash on Saturday. The death of ... Read More

Update on Sri Lanka Attack: Death Toll Hits 290

Henry Solomon- April 22, 2019

The death toll of Easter Sunday attacks on Churches and hotels in Sri Lanka rose to 290, the police said this on Monday. About 500 ... Read More

New Zealand PM Receives Death Threats

Henry Solomon- March 22, 2019

The New Zealand Police are investigating death threats sent to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on social media, local media reported on Friday. A Twitter post ... Read More

Former NFF Secretary General, Taiwo Ogunjobi is dead

Henry Solomon- February 11, 2019

Former Secretary General of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi is dead. Ogunjobi, who before his demise was the Chairman of Osun Football Association, ... Read More

Leah Sharibu’s Death Report is Fake – FG

Henry Solomon- February 10, 2019

The Federal Government says the social media report on the death of the abducted Dapchi school girl, Leah Sharibu, is fake and ploy by political ... Read More

Adel al-Jubeir Pledges Full Probe into Khashoggi Killing

Henry Solomon- October 23, 2018

Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Tuesday the kingdom was committed to a thorough and complete investigation to obtain the truth behind the ... Read More

Jide Kosoko, “Kanran’’ others mourn Ace Yoruba comedian, “Baba Sala’’

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 8, 2018

Veteran Nollywood Jide Kosoko and some actors on Monday mourned the late Veteran Comedian and sitcom, Moses Olaiya Adejumo, popularly known as “ Baba Sala” ... Read More

Zakari’s Remembrance: Late Murtala Muhammed’s Family calls for Victims’ Rights Law

Henry Solomon- August 14, 2018

The family of the late former Head of State, Gen. Murtala Muhammed, on Monday, called on the National Assembly to enact a Victims’ Rights Law. ... Read More

Nigeria’s Political History Incomplete Without Mention of Adamu Ciroma – Gov.Abubakar

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2018

Governor Muhammed Abubakar of Bauchi State said on Thursday that the political history of Nigeria would be incomplete without the mention of the contributions of ... Read More

Yakubu Dogara on Late Adamu Ciroma

Tanimu- July 5, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara has expressed sadness over the demise of foremost elder statesman, Malam Adamu Ciroma ... Read More

Saturday Suicide Attack: 32 Kill, 84 Injured 84 in Damboa, Borno

Henry Solomon- June 17, 2018

No fewer than 32 persons were killed,  while 84 others were injured when six suicide bombers detonated Improvised Explosive Devices(IEDs), in Damboa local government area ... Read More

No `Trigger-Happy’ Policeman Will go Scot-Free, Command Says

Henry Solomon- May 15, 2018

The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr. Mohammed Danmallam, on Tuesday, warned that no `trigger-happy’ Policeman would go unpunished in Enugu State Police Command. ... Read More

Governor Bindow Mourns Isyaka Rabiu, Describes Him as A An Illustrious Patriot

Henry Solomon- May 9, 2018

Governor of Adamawa State, Sen Mohammed Umar Jibrilla, has described the death of the foremost industrialist, Khalifa Isyaka Rabiu, who died at the age of ... Read More

We Have Lost a Great Industrialist, Dogara Mourns Khalifa Isyaku Rabiu

Tanimu- May 9, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara has expressed sadness over the demise of foremost businessman and Kano based ... Read More

Tribute to Late Imam Imam ‘Sunset at Noon’ – Turaki Hassan

Tanimu- April 29, 2018

Malam Imam Dalhatu Imam, my good friend, brother, schoolmate and colleague departed this world in the early hours of Friday, April 26, 2018, after a ... Read More