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January 14, 2019 11:05 AM Kaduna: Fresh attack claims lives

No fewer than three persons were feared dead during an attack by unidentified gunmen on Sunday night between Asso and Tanda bridge in Gwong Chiefdom of Jema’a Local Government Area of Kaduna state. Mr Peter Averik, Chairman of the Local Government, who confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday, said the attack took place 75

January 14, 2019 6:44 AM Ex-Bafana striker, Masinga is dead

Former South Africa star, Philemon ‘Chippa’ Masinga, was on Sunday announced dead. The ‘Bafana’ striker died, aged 49, in a Johannesburg hospital from cancer, the national South African football association said in a statement. “I saw him last Sunday before I flew to Dakar (for Confederation of African Football activities) and although Phil was not feeling 74

January 12, 2019 6:51 AM Tanker explosion: 10 fuel scoopers feared dead in Cross River

No fewer than ten fuel scoopers were reported dead when they allegedly engaged in scooping petroleum product (Fuel) from a fuel tanker that veered off the road along Odukpani axis of the Ikom-Calabar highway near the Federal Housing estate. The fuel tanker loaded with the product from NNPC depot fell on Friday afternoon while trying to dodge a pothole 76

January 11, 2019 6:03 AM MC Oluomo: Lagos Task Force breaks silence on rumoured death of NURTW boss

The operatives of the Lagos State Task Force has reacted to the rumoured death of Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya, a.k.a, MC Olu-Omo. Reports emerged on Thursday evening that Oluomo, who was stabbed during the All Progressives Congress, APC, rally on Tuesday, has died. But a statement issued by Lagos Taskforce spokesperson, Taofiq Adebayo said Olu-Omo is not dead. He said MC Oluoma 67

January 10, 2019 8:21 PM MC Oluomo’s daughter breaks silence over rumoured death of NURTW boss

Aduke Akinsanya, a daughter to a chieftain of the National Union of Road Transport Worker (NURTW), Alhaji Musiliu Akinsanya, aka MC Oluomo, has debunked rumours making the rounds on social media that her father is dead. However, reacting to the development, Aduke took to her Instagram page to dispel the death rumours trailing her father. In a post shared 69

January 10, 2019 5:28 PM Atiku reacts to death of Emir of Lafia, Alhaji Ahwaz

Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has expressed shock over the death of Alhaji Isa Mustapha Agwai I, the Emir of Lafia and Chairman Nasarawa State traditional council of chiefs is dead. Alhaji Sule Abubakar, the “Ajiyan-Lafia” confirmed the death of the first class emir to newsmen on Thursday in Lafia 70

January 10, 2019 5:03 PM Lagos Train accident: NRC confirms one dead

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has confirmed that one person died at an early hour train derailment on Thursday at Ashade railway crossing Agege, Lagos. Mr Jerry Ochi, the Lagos Railway District Manager (RDM), told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday that the victim died at the NRC hospital at Ebute Meta while receiving treatment 62

January 8, 2019 7:31 PM Tension as MC Oluomo is stabbed during APC rally in Lagos

There is tension in some parts of Lagos State, after Musiliu Akinsanya, an official of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), popularly known as MC Oluomo, was stabbed in the neck during a rally organized on Tuesday, for the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Among those that were hit by the bullet 64

January 7, 2019 4:51 PM 2019 election: PDP is dead – Tambuwal, Wamakko declare

A former Governor of Sokoto State, Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko and the Zonal Coordinator of the All Progressives Congress, APC, campaign, Alhaji Umaru Nangwari Tambuwal, have declared the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, dead in the state. The duo said they were already doing a final burial of the PDP in Sokoto State. Wamakko and Tambuwal spoke in Denge 110

January 4, 2019 5:26 PM APC vs PDP: OPC states position on Sanwo-Olu, Agbaje, Buhari, Atiku

Aare Gani Adams-led members of the Oodua Peoples Congress,( OPC), has dissociated itself from the recent move by the late Fredrick Fasheun-led members of the group, to endorse the Lagos State All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Mr. Babajide Sanw-olu. Sanwo-Olu will slug it out with Jimi Agbaje of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) 62