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Breaking News: Lagos Oba, Oniru Is Dead

A first class monarch in Lagos, His Royal Majesty, Oba Idowu Abiodun Oniru, has passed away. Oniru died in Lagos after a brief illness. He was aged 82. Under his reign, Iru land, the host of the a highbrow Oniru and Victoria Island, became a mega location with investments and buildings worth hundreds of billions. Details later…

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Kidnapped Ondo Prof Found Dead

Gideon Okedayo, the professor of mathematical science at the Ondo State University of Science and Technology who was kidnapped last week, is dead. Temidayo Temola, chairman of Senior Staff Association of Nigerian University (SSANU) of the institution, confirmed the death of Okedayo to journalists on Tuesday. He said the police informed the school authorities of the development on Monday night. ...

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Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe Ex-president, Dies Aged 95

Robert Mugabe, the Zimbabwean independence icon turned authoritarian leader, has died aged 95. Mr Mugabe had been receiving treatment in a hospital in Singapore since April. He was ousted in a military coup in 2017 after 37 years in power. The former president was praised for broadening access to health and education for the black majority. But later years were ...

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Breaking News: Tinubu Is Dead, Gov. Sanwo-olu Mourns

Former Head of Service in Lagos State, Alhaji Rafiu Tinubu is dead. Tinubu died in Abuja on Wednesday at the age of 75, after a brief illness. A statement signed by Mr Gboyega Akosile, Chief Press Secretary to Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu described Tinubu’s death as a huge loss to the state and the nation in general. Sanwo-Olu sympathized ...

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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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