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November 15, 2018 4:08 PM How ‘Amala’ killed four family members in Kwara

Four members of a family in Ilorin have been feared dead after eating `amala’ meal, suspected to be poisonous. The incident happened at Magaji-Ogo community behind Kwara State College of Arabic and Islamic Legal Studies, in Ilorin West Local Government Area. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) learnt that four others who took from the meal, had also been hospitalised 18

November 15, 2018 1:39 PM Catholic priest dies in auto crash year after ordination

The Assistant Parish Priest of Queen of Apostles Catholic Church, Shinge, Lafia, Rev. Fr Hosea Jatau Titus, is dead. The cleric reportedly died in an auto crash along Kwandere – Keffi road, Nasarawa State. DAILY POST gathered that Titus had few days before his death celebrated one year in the priesthood. However, reacting to the development, friends 23

November 15, 2018 6:25 AM 2019: Presidency lists those assassinated during PDP administration

The Presidency on Thursday listed those assassinated during the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, administration. Lauretta Onochie, the Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social media, urging Nigerians not to return the country to the reign of PDP in 2019, listed names of notable individuals assassinated between 1999-2014. Onochie also noted 22

November 14, 2018 7:48 PM One dead as gunmen attack Wike’s ally, Wanosike in Ikwerre [PHOTOS]

Unknown gunmen have attacked the venue of a PVC Sensitization programme in Ipo, Ikwerre Local government area of Rivers State, leaving one person dead and several other injured. It was gathered that the Chairman of Ikwerre Local Government Area, Samuel Wanosike, narrowly escaped death in the attack. Wanosike is said to be an ally to Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers 18

November 13, 2018 5:03 PM Biafra: Zionists declare day of action over Onwuka’s whereabouts

Members of the Biafra Zionists Federation, BZF, have set aside December 1, 2018 as a day of action in demand of the whereabouts of their missing leader, Barr. Benjamin Onwuka. DAILY POST reports that the self-acclaimed Biafra Zionists President was last seen on August 20 after the group’s encounter with security operatives as they attempted to gain entrance 17

November 9, 2018 11:09 AM Osun election: I’m not dead, I’ll be governor – Senator Adeleke [VIDEO]

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has reacted to the rumour that he has died. Report emerged on social media during the week that Adeleke, collapsed at the airport in Abuja and died. Breaking silence on the issue in a video he shared on social media, Adeleke said, “Hello my people 17

November 9, 2018 7:10 AM 2 Benue State University students killed in cult clashes

At least, two persons have died after rival cult groups clashed in the Benue State University (BSU) in Makurdi, the Benue State capital within the week. It was gathered that the first incident took place around High Level area of the metropolis, in which a 300-level student of the university was said to have been shot dead around 8:00 p.m. yesterday 26

November 5, 2018 10:33 AM Nine worshippers killed in Enugu auto crash

No fewer than nine persons were confirmed dead, while 12 persons sustained injuries in an auto crash on Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway, Enugu. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in Enugu, SP Ebere Amaraizu, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday. Amaraizu stated that the incident happened on Sunday evening at 8 p.m along 23

November 4, 2018 4:21 PM Shiites release names of 34 members reportedly shot dead by soldiers [Full list]

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has listed the names of 34 of its members, who were allegedly shot dead by soldiers between October 27 and October 30. In a statement on Sunday, the group accused soldiers of murder, demanding an investigation into the matter. The IMN said the list would be updated to accommodate the names of others yet to be identified 18

November 4, 2018 6:33 AM Nnewi community confirms death of Dede Ojukwu

The Crown Prince of Nnewi ancient town, Barrister Obi Orizu, has confirmed the death of Dede Ojukwu, one of the sons of the late Igbo leader, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu. Report said Debe Ojukwu, who was hale and hearty on Friday, suddenly had a rise in his sugar level after his DNA test result to determine if he actually was the son of Ojukwu, came out and was positive 26