Tag: Death

Police arrest man for stabbing Chief Imam to death in Niger

From John Adams, Minna The Niger state Police Command has arrested a 35 year old man Umar Jibrin for allegedly stabbing a Chief Imam of Enagi in the Edati local…

Senate suspends plenary over death of two members

The Senate on Tuesday suspended plenary in honour of two members of the National Assembly who died recently.` The Senate which resumed plenary after its two weeks recess held a…

Man burns ex-lover, two children to death in Ibadan

A man, identified as Ahmed Saka, on Wednesday set his ex-lover, Mutiat Oladele, and her two children ablaze at Shogoye, Idi-Arere area of Ibadan, Oyo State. NAN reports that Olugbenga…

35 escape death as fuel tanker loses control in Onitsha

From Jeff Amechi Agbodo, Onitsha About 35 people, yesterday, escaped death as a tanker laden with fuel lost control at Upper New Market road near Main Market Onitsha, Anambra State….

Prisoner Who Escaped From Owerri Prison Burnt To Death By Angry Villagers

File Photo: The freedom of a prisoner who escaped from the Owerri correctional facility was short-lived as he was set ablaze by residents of Umuawom Village in Ihodimeze Community, Ikeduru…

28 Escape Death In Anambra Road Crash

Twenty-eight persons, Wednesday sustained varying degrees of injury in a motor accident that occurred by Azia junction in Ihiala, Anambra State. It happened at about 0930hrs. Our correspondent gathered that…

‘A Great Man Cut Down In His Prime’ – Innocent Chukwuma’s Death Sends Wave Of Shock To Nigerians

While many Nigerians are still grappling with the death of foremost human rights activist, Yinka Odumakin, reports have filtered in that another rights activist, Innocent Chukwuma, has died. Chukwuma, a…

NCDC Records Zero Death Amid Reports That Odumakin Died Of COVID-19

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported no COVID-19 deaths in the last 48 hours. NCDC reported the last death on Thursday, according to data obtained by Nairalovers…

NCDC records no death amid reports that Odumakin died of COVID-19

The claim of responsibility by Boko Haram insurgents for the downing of a Nigerian Air Force Alpha jet and denial of the claim by the Nigerian Airforce have raised new…

Odumakin’s death leaves a big vacuum – Gani Adams

By Chinyere Okoroafor Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams, has mourned National Publicity Secretary of the pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin. He said his demise was one death…

‘We will miss his voice’ – Gani Adams reacts to Odumakin’s death

Aareonakakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Abiodun Ige Adams, described the death of the Publicity Secretary of the Pan Yoruba socio cultural group, Afenifere, Mr.Yinka Odumakin, early hours of today as…

‘My Love Is Gone’ – Odumakin’s Wife Confirms Husband’s Death

Yinka Odumakin, spokesperson for Afenifre Human rights activists, Mrs Joe Okei-Odumakin, has confirmed the death of her husband, Yinka Odumakin, who was the Spokesman for pan-Yoruba group, Afenifere. Odumakin died…

Yinka Odumakin’s death, a personal loss – Keyamo

Festus Keyamo, the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, has mourned the late Spokesman of Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin who died on Saturday morning. Keyamo in a tweet on Saturday…

Boko Haram Claims Responsibility For The Disappearance Of A Nigerian Fighter Jet, Releases Video Of The Pilot’s Death

Boko Haram’s Abubakar Shekau-led group, Jama’atu Ahlussunnah Lidda’awati Wal Jihad, has released footage of it shooting down a missing Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Alpha Jet Aircraft. The plane had lost…

32-year-old man, friend hacks Okada rider to death in Ondo

A middle-aged man has killed an Okada rider in Ondo State following a plan to snatch a motorcycle from his victim. The 32-year-old culprit, Sunday Ayenutaju committed the crime at…