Tag Archives: DEATH

Three APC Leaders, Others Die In Saudi Arabia

There is mourning in the camp of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), following the death of three of its chairmen, in far away Saudi Arabia. The deceased chairmen were for the Maru, Kaura-Namoda and Shinkafi Local Government Areas, all in Zamfara State, and were part of the 2018 team on pilgrimage to the Islamic holy land when death came …

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Ochanya Sexual Abuse/Death: The Law Must Take Its Course – Ortom

Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue has assured that his government would ensure that “the law takes its course“ regarding the gruesome death of a 13-year old Ochanya Ogbanje. Ortom gave the assurance on Tuesday in Makurdi when some people from Benue State University (BSU) protested to the Government House to register their displeasure over the unfortunate demise of the minor. …

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Breaking: How Rapper Jumped To His Death In Failed Stunt

Rapper Jon James McMurray had trained “intensively” for the stunt, his manager says An attempt to please his fans and retain his reckoning of a stunt expert, has caused a famour rapper his life. The death has stunned his fans across the country, and send shivers down the spines of others. The performer in question is Canadian rapper Jon James …

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18-year-old crushed to death after registering for PVC

• Ladipo market closed for PVC registration, collection It was a tragic moment in Kaduna yesterday when an 18-year-old girl, Regina Solomon, who went for the ongoing Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Permanent Voters Card (PVC) registration, was crushed to death by a truck. An eyewitness said the victim was standing by the roadside waiting for a commercial bus when …

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How Parsley-Insertion Into A Woman’s Vagina Led To Her Death

The decision of Argentina’s Senate in rejecting a bill to legalise abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy has begun to bear its negative fruits. News of its first victim has broken forth, a woman simply identified as Liz from Buenos Aires, who died after she inserted parsley stems into her vagina in a botched attempt to induce a …

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Breaking: Cholera Kills 7 In 4 communities – Public Health Director

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has said that seven deaths had been recorded from the outbreak of cholera in four communities in the territory. Dr Humphrey Okoroukwu, the Director of Public Health in the Health and Human Services Secretariat, FCTA, confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja. Okoroukwu said two deaths were recorded at Kubwa …

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Man Stabs His 80-year Old Father To Death, Kills Self

A 32-year-old man,  Lekan Adediran, has stabbed his  80-year-old  father, Lawrence, to death after which he killed himself. Lekan, who is believed to be suffering from mental illness, killed his father on Monday in Efon Alaaye, headquarters of Efon Local Government Area of Ekiti. The News Agency Nigeria  reports that the state police command had confirmed the incident, saying an investigation into …

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Ciroma, Ex-CBN Governor Is Dead

A former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (1975-1977), Mallam Adamu Ciroma, is dead. Aged 83, Ciroma, also a former Finance Minister (1999-2003) during the Olusegun Obasanjo administration, was said to have passed away yesterday at the Turkish Nizamiye Hospital, Abuja after a protracted illness. Ciroma was a major actor during the political shift from military to civilian rule …

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Ministers Rehearse For Queen’s Death For First Time In Secret Exercise

Government ministers have rehearsed for the Queen’s death for the first time in an “unprecedented” exercise to prepare for 10 days of national mourning, it has been reported. Cabinet ministers and Whitehall officials this week met for the exercise, apparently known as Castle Dove, to discuss ‘D+1’, the day after the monarch’s death, according to the Sunday Times. According to …

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Family Assaults Mourning In-Laws, ‘For Killing’ Their Daughter

Chaos erupted in Kyakamunya Village of Butenga in Bukomansimbi District of Uganda on Wednesday evening after mourners disagreed during the burial of 22-year-old Aisha Nakakande. Trouble started when angry residents accused mourners from Bukambagga Village in Butuntumula Sub County in Luweero District who escorted the body of having a hand in her death. Nakakande was wife to Umar Ssebuliba, a …

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