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June 14, 2018 6:16 PM Nigeria Immigration Deputy Comptroller-General, Raymond Jaja is dead

The Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, on Thursday announced the death of its Deputy Comptroller-General (DCG) in charge of Border Management, Mr Raymond Jaja. The service announced Jaja’s demise in a statement signed by its Comptroller-General (C-G), Mr Muhammad Babandede, in Abuja. The C-G said that the deceased who hailed from Opobo town in Rivers 20

June 14, 2018 4:09 PM Expert reveals great danger associated with smoking – Cardiologist

Dr Akinkumi Afolabi, a cardiologist with the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH, Idi-Araba, said cigarette smoking hastens the symptoms of stroke in heavy smokers. Afolabi stated this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, on Thursday in Lagos. He said smoking could increase the risk of having stroke by at least 50 per cent, causing 22

June 13, 2018 3:48 PM Five kidnappers to die by firing squad in Adamawa

The convicts, Gambo Musa, Mana Musa, Abdu Baba and Mohammed Muazu (who died in custody), were found guilty of abduction and armed robbery. The convicts were said to have robbed and abducted the Adamawa House of Assembly member representing Toungo constituency, Adamu Usman, and a retired civil servant, Wilson Gundiri. Delivering judgement, the judge 22

June 13, 2018 1:53 PM - The Sun NewsThe Sun News

Family of erstwhile governor of Osun State, the late Sen. Isiaka Adeleke, has condemned the recent re-arrest and prosecution of Alfred Aderibigbe, the nurse that was alleged to have administered overdose drugs on the late politician which allegedly led to his death on April 23, 2017. Recall that Osun State High Court sitting in Ede, Osun State, had remanded 20

June 12, 2018 8:43 AM Ex-DIG, Hamzat Isa dies at 71

A retired Deputy Inspector General of Police ( DIG), Alhaji Hamzat Isa, on Sunday, died at the age of 71. The deceased died at the National Hospital, Abuja after a brief illness, according to family source. An aide of the deceased, Prince Babatunde Adesetan, who also confirmed his death to journalists in Sokoto, described the former police boss as a patriot 18

June 11, 2018 4:58 PM Aso Rock chaplain reveals how Osinbajo escaped death after helicopter engine failed

Malomo revealed this after a thanksgiving service held in Abuja yesterday to praise God for sparing Osinbajo’s life. The service was attended by senior pastors from the Redeemed Christian Church of God, as well as leaders of the Christian Association of Nigeria and the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN). “Last week, we received the news with shock 22

June 11, 2018 2:07 PM Commission’s boss, lawmaker mourn late Ras Kimono

The Chairman of Calabar Carnival Commission, Mr Gabe Onah, has expressed sadness over the death of the popular reggae artiste, Ras Kimono on Sunday describing it as “painful.” Onah who expressed his feelings in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Calabar, said that Kimono was a legend. He said that the contributions of the deceased 27

June 11, 2018 10:49 AM Fred Amata, Hafiz Oyetoro, 'Kanran' pay tribute to late Ras KimonoThe Sun News

Fred Amata, Segun Akiremi a.k.a. “ Kanran’’, and Hafiz Oyetoro. a.k.a. “Saka ‘’ on Monday, described the late Reggae Rastaman, Ras Kimono, as a ‘wonderful soul’ who would be greatly missed. They said in separate interviews, in Lagos, that a huge gap had been created in the nation’s reggae music genre with his demise. Ukeleke Elumelu, 60, and popularly 20

June 11, 2018 5:33 AM Ras Kimono: COSON flags fly at half mast over death of reggae icon

The management of Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) has announced that flags will fly at half-mast at COSON House in respect to the late reggae legend, Ras Kimono, who died on Sunday. COSON Chairman, Chief Tony Okoroji disclosed this in a statement by Chibueze Okereke, the Head of Public Affairs. Okoroji expressed regrets over the passing of Kimono 20

June 8, 2018 5:30 PM Popular CNN reporter, Bourdain commits suicide

“It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the death of our friend and colleague, Anthony Bourdain. “His love of great adventure, new friends, fine food and drink and the remarkable stories of the world made him a unique storyteller. His talents never ceased to amaze us and we will miss him very much. Our thoughts and prayers are with his daughter 24