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August 29, 2018 8:32 AM How I washed dead bodies for 10 years – Gov. Ajimobi

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has said that he washed dead bodies as a youth to pay his tuition fees while schooling abroad. Ajimobi said this yesterday at a South-West Youths Regional Summit in Osogbo. The Governor, while urging the youth to have a positive mindset towards hard work, said he spent eight years abroad washing dead bodies to survive 21

August 7, 2018 8:24 AM HRW decries “short” sentences for 3 Congo peacekeepers guilty of murder –

Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Tuesday decried the “short” sentences for three Congo Republic peacekeepers who murdered 11 civilians. A court in the Congolese capital Brazzaville sentenced each of the soldiers to three years in prison each in April for the killings of 11 civilians committed in 2014 while the soldiers were serving in an African Union peacekeeping 19

August 7, 2018 6:13 AM NYSC declares 3-day mourning for drowned corps members

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has declared three days of mourning for the corps members who drowned at the Mayo-Selbe river, near the Gashaka falls in Gashaka Local Government Area of Taraba. Adeyemi Adenike, the NYSC Director, Press and Public Relations said this in a statement sent to NAN on Monday in Abuja. Adenike said that the nine corps 20

August 6, 2018 6:26 AM NYSC speaks on death of seven corps members in Taraba river

The Taraba State NYSC Coordinator, Mrs Florence Yaakugh has spoken on the death of seven corps members, who drowned during a picnic at River Mayo-Selbe in Gashaka Local Government Area of Taraba State. Yaakugh said that seven bodies have been recovered while the search for the other two bodies among those who drowned was ongoing by the locals in collaboration 18

July 30, 2018 2:52 PM Groom,13 Family Members Die On Their Way To Wedding

A groom and at least 13 other members of a family were killed in a car crash on their way to the wedding. The incident accord in central Vietnam on their way to a wedding party. According to reports, the victims had died instantly when their van hit a container truck, police said. The groom and his family members were heading to the bride’s family home in a neighbouring 20

July 13, 2018 5:44 AM Tax Appeal Tribunals: FG makes new appointments [Full list]

The Federal Government has reconstituted the Tax Appeal Tribunals in the six geopolitical zones as well as Lagos and the Federal Capital Territory. The reconstitution of the Tribunals is in accordance with Section 2(1) of the Fifth Schedule of the Federal Inland Revenue Service Establishment Act. Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, who announced this on Thursday 26

July 3, 2018 6:12 PM NFF saga: Giwa breaks silence, reveals why FIFA will not punish Nigeria

Dr. Ishaya Chuwang, the Spokesman of the new President of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Ambassador Christopher Musa Giwa, has urged Nigerians not to worry about statements made by erstwhile President, Melvin Amaju Pinnick. Pinnicked had questioned the decision of the Supreme Court to remove him from office as NFF President. There are fears that FIFA may punish 23

July 3, 2018 2:43 PM 8 corpses recovered, many others feared killed in Niger State flood

The Niger State Emergency Management Agency (NSEMA) on Tuesday said eight corpses have so far been recovered following a heavy downpour in Rafi-Gora village and Gangare Saji in Kontagora Local Government Area of the state. The Director General of the agency, Alhaji Ibrahim Inga, who disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria,NAN, said that seven teenage 30

June 28, 2018 11:06 AM 15 Die, 70 Injured In Nairobi Market Fire

Fifteen people died and 70 were injured when fire swept through a market and nearby homes in central Nairobi in the early hours of Thursday, a senior official said. The blaze broke out in a timber yard, said Nairobi regional coordinator, Kangethe Thuku. According to Emergency Service St John Ambulance, the fire started at around 2.30 a.m. and spread 27

June 25, 2018 11:31 AM Coastguards Picks Up 948 African Migrants

Officials and an eyewitness have revealed that Libyan coastguards rescued 948 African migrants on inflatable boats in several operations and also recovered 10 bodies on Sunday. “The coastguards picked up illegal migrants in different groups. The first group is 97 on one inflatable boat and the second group is 361 migrants on two inflatable boats,” Naval 25