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Breaking News: Folagbade Olateru-Olagbegi, Olowo Of Owo, Is Dead

Oba Folagbade Olateru-Olagbegi, the Olowo of Owo, in Ondo State is dead, SaharaReporters has just learnt. Oba Folagbade, who died in the early hours of Wednesday, was born on June 26, 1941. He was 77 years old. The deceased was a former Chairman of the Ondo State Council of Obas. He succeeded his father, Olateru, as the Olowo of Owo, ...

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Guber Election: Oyo Lawmaker, Olatoye Sugar Shot Dead By Thugs

A serving lawmaker representing Akinyele/ Lagelu federal constituency, Hon. Temitope Olatoye has been reportedly shot dead by political thugs. He was said to have been shot in the eye after casting his votes in Ward 13 Lagelu local government area of the State. Temitope Olatoye (a.k.a. Sugar) died on Saturday evening at the Intensive Care Unit of the University College ...

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Four Dead, Eight Injured After APC Presidential Rally In Rivers

Four persons were lying dead at the main gate of the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium in Port Harcourt after the presidential campaign rally of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State on Tuesday. It was learnt that the victims were trampled upon following a stampede at the stadium. Those that appeared to be breathing were rushed to a nearby hospital for ...

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Former NFF Secretary General, Taiwo Ogunjobi Is Dead

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, was confirmed dead by his Media aide, Mr Tunde Shamsudeen. He was said to have passed on in the early hours of Monday at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan. Shamsudeen said the former NFF ...

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Shehu Shagari Dies At 93, Buhari, IBB, Jonathan, Others Mourn

Nigeria’s first executive president, Alhaji Shehu Shagari is dead. He died,Friday, at the National Hospital, Abuja after a brief illness . Bello Shagari, his grandson, confirmed his death in a tweet. “I regret announcing the death of my grandfather, H.E Alhaji Shehu Shagari, who died right now after brief illness at the National hospital, Abuja,” he tweeted. The deceased was ...

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Breaking News: Togolese Cook Who Murdered Credit Switch Tech Boss Dead

A 22 year Togolese Cook Sunday Adefonou Anani, who was alleged to have murdered his boss, Opeyemi Badamosi Chairman of Credit Switch Technology, is dead. Though details of his death is still very scanty. Sunday Adefonou Anani’s counsel got a message this morning that he is late. The deceased was remanded in prison custody by an Igbosere Magistrates’Court in Lagos, ...

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Exclusive: Another Comedian, ‘Ajimojasan’ Dies At 78

Barely two two weeks after the demise of Moses Adejumo, popularly known as Baba Sala, another comedian, Pa Ola Omonitan, popularly known as Ajimojasan is dead, World Street Journal e-newspaper can authoritatively report. Ajimojasan died at the age of 78 years. Pa Ola Omonitan, popularly known by his stage name Ajimajasan was one of the earliest Yoruba theatre artistes to ...

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Breaking News: Baba Sala Is Dead!

Nigeria’s king of comedy, Moses Olaiya Adejumo, popularly called Baba Sala is dead. The veteran theatre art practitioner who had suffered old age ailment for a long while had been rumoured to have passed on, several times. One of his sons, Emmanuel Adejumo, aka Boisala announced his demise in the early hours of Monday, October 8, 2018. “My Daddy is ...

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Breaking News: Oyo NURTW Boss, ‘Fele’, Is Dead, ‘Ejiogbe’ Takes Over

*Oyo NURTW chairman’s death depressing, tragic– Ajimobi Alhaji Taofeek Oyerinde, Chairman of the South-West Chapter of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), is dead. Oyerinde, popularly known as Fele, was reported dead by Tribune on Tuesday. Barely one year ago, he had debunked rumours of his death, stating in an interview: “From those who wished me dead, I ...

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Former UN Scribe Koffi Anan Is dead

Former United Nations Secretary General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Kofi Annan, is dead. He was aged 80. Annan, who died in a hospital in Bern, Switzerland in the early hours of Saturday, was the 7th secretary general of the UN. Born on April 8, 1938 in Kumasi Ghana, Annan, served as UN secretary general between 1997 and 2006. A ...

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