Tag: Obituary

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

Speaker Yakubu Dogara’s Tribute to Late Senator Mallam Ali Wakili in Plenary

Tanimu- March 20, 2018

Full speech of Hon. Speaker Yakubu Dogara in today's plenary: "It is with heavy heart and great sadness that I announce, the death of my ... Read More

Ekwueme dedicated his life to promoting Nigeria`s interest, says envoy

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 31, 2018

Nigeria`s High Commissioner to South Africa, Amb. Ahmed Musa Ibeto, has said that former Vice President, Dr Alex Ekwueme, dedicated his life to promote the ... Read More

AVM Mohammad Was An Accomplished Patriot – Gov. El-Rufai

Tanimu- October 3, 2017

Samuel Aruwan, Kaduna: The Governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai has described the late AVM Moukar Mohammad (rtd) as an accomplished patriot. AVM ... Read More

Dogara Condoles with Katsina Government and Its People Over Kanti Bello’ s Death

Tanimu- August 29, 2017

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has expressed sadness at the demise of Senator Kanti Bello. The Speaker, who ... Read More

Saraki Mourns Gen. Adeyinka Adebayo, Says ‘He Was A Fine Officer’

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 9, 2017

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday expressed grief over the death of a former governor of the defunct Western Region, General Robert Adeyinka ... Read More

President Buhari Mourns Former Minister of Commerce, Bola Kuforiji-Olubi

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 5, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari commiserates with the family of former Minister of Commerce and Industry, Otunba Ayora Bola Kuforiji-Olubi, who passed away at the age of ... Read More

Dogara Leads House Delegation To Condole With Sultan Dasuki’s Family

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 16, 2016

Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, Speaker of the House of Representatives, on Wednesday visited the family of late Sultan Ibrahim Dasuki in Kaduna to condole with ... Read More

Lai Mohammed Shocked Over RATTAWU Scribe’s Death

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 7, 2016

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has expressed shock and sadness over the sudden death of the General Secretary of the Radio, ... Read More

General Ogundeko Was A Pacesetter In Strategic Leadership Training

Tanimu- August 9, 2016

Major General (Rtd) Timothy Babatunde Ogundeko and his wife. Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari has paid tribute to the pioneer Director-General of the National ... Read More

Senate President Expresses Sadness Over The Death Of Mrs. Fatima Abubakar Sani

Tanimu- May 23, 2016

Bukola SarakiNigeria's Senate President President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Sunday expressed sadness over the death of Mrs Fatima Abubakar Sani - ... Read More

President Buhari Mourns Pro-Democracy Activist, Braithwaite Was A Collosus

Tanimu- March 29, 2016

Late Dr. Tunji Braithwaite President Muhammadu Buhari commiserates with the immediate family, friends, professional colleagues and political allies of elder statesman and pro-democracy activist, Dr. ... Read More

President Buhari Mourns N1m Donor During APC Campaign, Hajia Fati Koko, Says She Had A Good Heart

Tanimu- February 14, 2016

Late Hajia Fati Koko N1m Donor During APC Campaign President Muhammadu Buhari has extolled the virtues of Hajiya Fati Koko, popularly called Maitalla Tara, who ... Read More

President Buhari Condoles Late Deputy Governor’s Family, Government and People of Borno State

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 15, 2015

Alh. Zannah Umar Mustapha, Deputy Governor of Borno State who said to have died in his sleep President Muhammadu Buhari has received with shock and ... Read More

First Lady Condoles Kogi State Governor

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 8, 2014

by  Makut Simon First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan has described the late Mallam Wada, Father of the Kogi State Governor Idris Wada as an Exemplary Father ... Read More

Akunyili: She Was an Amazon- Amosun

admin- June 7, 2014

Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has described the late former Information Minister, Professor Dora Nkem Akunyili as an amazon. In a statement by his ... Read More

Obituary – Mrs. Shaka Momodu

admin- November 12, 2013

The death has been announced of Mrs. Grace Ejemeare Shaka Momodu. Aged 84, she was married to the late frontline politician from Ishan, Edo state ... Read More

Senate Announces Ewherido's Death

admin- July 1, 2013

The Senate has formally announced the death of the Senator representing Delta Central in the National Assembly Senator Pius Ewherido. A statement by the Spokesman ... Read More

Jonathan Condoles NASS

admin- July 1, 2013

President Gooduluck Jonathan says he received with shock and sadness, news of the passing away of Senator Akpor Pius Weherido. In a statement by Presidential ... Read More