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January 12, 2018 1:51 PM Man loses 11 year-old marriage for impregnating another woman

An Igando Customary Court in Lagos on Friday dissolved an 11-year-old marriage between Elizabeth Shofunde and her husband, Babatunde, who impregnated another woman. The President of the court, Mr Akin Akinniyi, in his judgment, said it appeared that the estranged couple were tired of the marriage as all efforts to reconcile them had failed. “Since both parties 22

January 12, 2018 12:42 PM Yusuf Buhari to be discharged soon – Presidency

The Presidency has disclosed that Yusuf Buhari, who was was involved in a motorbike accident that resulted in head injury and broken limp, will soon be discharged. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, in a statement said, Yusuf, who was admitted into Cedarcrest Hospital, Abuja, on December 26, 2017, has improved remarkably 20

January 7, 2018 1:50 PM Four die in Lagos-Ibadan road accident

Four persons have been confirmed dead and 13 others injured in auto crash along Lagos-Ibadan expressway. The accident occurred in front of Christopher University at KM 82 at about 7.25 p.m. Clement Oladele, the Ogun sector commander of FRSC, confirmed the accident to newsmen. According to Oladele, two vehicles and 23 people were involved in the mishap 17

December 29, 2017 4:20 PM Yusuf Buhari: Stop blame game, take responsibility – Nigerians tell president

Nigerians on social media called on the President to stop casting blame but take up responsibility. @Abdulrash​:​ “It’s time for prayers not blame game, may Allah restore Yusuf’s health, Ameen. Every young man has a hobby and biking is his own way. Accident is bound to happen even on Bed. Today is Friday, please my Muslim brothers let’s pray at our various 22

December 28, 2017 2:01 PM PDP speaks on Buhari’s son, Yusuf

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has expressed shock over the accident involving son of President Muhammadu Buhari, Yusuf. The party in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, in Abuja on Thursday wished Yusuf speedy recovery. “PDP as a family received with shock the sad news of the involvement of Yusuf Buhari 23

December 28, 2017 1:47 AM Umahi releases N100m for indigent patients’ hospital bills, equipment

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has promised to release N100 million to the Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki (FETHA) for the medical bills of indigent patients as well as procurement of X-ray machines and a vehicle. Speaking when he visited the hospital in Abakaliki, as part of the activities to mark the 2017 Yuletide, Umahi said: “We will immediately 24

December 21, 2017 7:18 AM Auto crash claims govt staff, one other in Delta

A commercial bus, Wednesday, knocked down a forty-year-old woman, identified as Beauty Egbo and another unidentified person to death along the Orerokpe/Abraka express road in Delta State. Many passengers in the commercial bus also sustained serious injuries as a result of the accident. DAILY POST learnt that the driver of the commercial bus, who was coming 23

December 13, 2017 3:23 PM 20 vehicles burnt as tanker explodes on Festac bridge [PHOTOS]

No fewer than 20 vehicles and four commercial motorcycles were, on Wednesday afternoon, burnt at Festac Link bridge in Amuwo Odofin LGA of Lagos State. The accident occurred around noon as a tanker laden with petrol fell and spilled its content on the Festac Link Bridge. It was gathered that fire fighters arrived at the scene later but did not have enough 22

November 30, 2017 9:05 AM Nollywood actress, Yetunde Bakare escapes death [PHOTO]

Nollywood actress, Yetunde Bakare Wednesday escaped death in a ghastly accident, which left her vehicle badly damaged. The Yoruba actress took to her Instagram page, yesterday to share a photo of her damaged car. Yetunde, who appears to be unhurt, did not provide details of how the road mishap occurred. A thankful Bakare took to her Instagram page shortly 28

November 30, 2017 3:51 AM Truck crushes pregnant woman, 6 others in Ogun

Seven people, including a pregnant woman, were crushed to death in an accident involving a white Volvo truck and a red Nissan Blue Bird car at mechanic village, along OGTV/Ajebo Road in Abeokuta. Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), in Ogun, Mr. Clement Oladele, who confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), yesterday 22