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September 21, 2018 6:25 PM Femi Bamigboye: Saraki reacts to death of former Kwara Governor

Senate President Bukola Saraki, has reacted to the death of First Military Governor of Kwara State, Brigadier General Femi David Lasisi Bamigboye. Saraki, in a post on his Twitter page, applauded the contribution of the late Bamigboye to the development of Kwara State. In a condolence message, he wrote: “Rtd. Brigadier General Femi David Bamigboye, led Kwara 20

September 21, 2018 9:19 AM Rap mogul, Suge Knight to bag 28 years jail term

US rap mogul, Marion “Suge” Knight has pleaded no contest to a voluntary manslaughter charge over a hit-and-run accident in 2015. According to the BBC, the Death Row Records founder made the plea to avoid charges of murdering of one man and attempting to murder a second with his pick-up truck in Los Angeles. The incident happened after an argument over the making 23

September 20, 2018 7:09 AM Champions League: What Ronaldo said after receiving red card against Valencia

Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, insisted he did not do anything wrong, after he was sent off in their 2-0 win over Valencia in the Champions League on Wednesday. Valencia head coach, Marcelino said Ronaldo protested his innocence after the game at the Mestalla. Ronaldo was shown a straight red card, following an inconspicuous coming together with Jeison 18

September 19, 2018 4:25 PM Nude video: Court sends 8 to prison for duping Osun Assembly leader of N38m

An Osogbo High Court on Wednesday remanded eight persons in Ilesa prisons for allegedly defrauding the Majority Leader, Osun State House of Assembly, Mr. Timothy Owoeye of N38 million. The accused including Kazeem Agbabiaka, 40, Abdulrasheed Ojonla, 45, Femi Oyebode, 30, Babatunde Oluajo, 50, and Adebiyi Kehinde, 42 are being tried for conspiracy and fraud 16

September 18, 2018 11:41 AM Man electrocuted to death in Rivers community

A 34-year-old man, Prince Summer Dio was today electrocuted to death in Abuloma community in Rivers State, DAILY POST reports. It was learnt that the deceased electrician went to reconnect light under heavy rainfall when suddenly, a wire fell on the rooftop of the building, leading to his electrocution. DAILY POST learnt that the mother to the deceased’s 22

September 15, 2018 5:18 PM OPC leader, Gani Adams loses father

The death has been announced of Pa Lamidi Adams, father of the Aare Onakakanfo of Yoruba Land, Otunba Gani Adams. Pa Adams passed away in the early hours of Saturday in a private hospital in Lagos at the age of 80. This was confirmed in a statement personally signed by Gani Adams and made available to newsmen in Jos, the Plateau State capital. The statement 22

September 12, 2018 2:52 PM Gunmen shoot police sergeant dead in Imo, escape with his riffle

Suspected gunmen on Tuesday shot dead a sergeant identified as Christian Nnamani, in Owerri, Imo State capital. The hoodlums, who made away with the AK47 rifle belonging to the slain policeman, also shot a passerby. The incident was said to have happened around 9pm on Tuesday at Control post Roundabout, opposite Assumpta Catholic Church, Owerri archdiocesan 25

September 11, 2018 2:17 PM Popular Catholic priest reportedly assassinated in Imo

Unknown gunmen have killed Rev. Fr Jude Egbom, of St. Patrick’s Parish, Amuchu of the Catholic Diocese of Orlu, Imo State. Fr. Egbom, DAILY POST gathered was assassinated while having his haircut in his hometown. A resident of the community, Ikem Obioma, said, “Fr Jude Egbom, who visited his hometown, Umuwala during the weekend, decided to have a haircut 47

September 10, 2018 9:07 PM Popular Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Baba-Tune is dead

A renowned Kaduna based Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Abubajar Usman Baba-Tune is dead. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the scholar died on Monday evening following an illness. Malam Yusuf Arrigassiyu, Sole Administrator of Shehu Idris College of Health Science and Technology Makarfi, Kaduna State, confirmed the death to NAN in Kaduna 25

September 10, 2018 8:35 AM Why PDP died in Osun – Omisore

A former deputy governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, has claimed that his exit from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, led to its death in Osun State. Omisore said his popularity will earn him a big success in the September 22 governorship election in the state. The governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) said this during 38