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Update: Police arrest three CJTF members over murder of teacher in Maiduguri
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Update: Police arrest three CJTF members over murder of teacher in Maiduguri

The Borno State Police Command has arrested three Civilian Joint Task Force(CJTF) members for allegedly killing a teacher, Babagana Ahmed Gaidam. LIB reported that the 42-year-old headmaster of Asheikh Jarma Mega School, at Bulumkuttu Abuja, in Maiduguri, was stabbed to death at his residence at 3am on Monday October 12. According to reports, the suspects were arrested at Bulumkuttu Abuja area of Maiduguri on Tuesday, October 12, following a directive by the Commissioner of Police(CP), Abdu Umar. Gaidem was said to have been transferred to the Asheik Jarma Mega Primary School about seven weeks ago. According to sources, the victim, upon resumption in the school, embarked on reforms of some operational policies. A teacher and friend of the deceased, Abdullaziz, told Punch t...
Mugabe’s bitter Spirit is Causing Death of his Tribesmen – Family Claims
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Mugabe’s bitter Spirit is Causing Death of his Tribesmen – Family Claims

Family of former Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe has said that his bitter spirit is fighting from the grave following report of death of a Chief and that those who allegedly pushed for the exhumation and reburial of Robert Mugabe are not feeling well. Mugabe died in September 2019 and his remains were buried at his rural home in Kutama, Zvimba, after his family indicated that he wished to be laid to rest there. This however led to a face-off with a group of Chiefs who questioned the decision. Chief Zvimba had ordered Grace, Mugabe’s widow, to ensure that the former Statesman’s remains were exhumed and reburied in Harare. Chief Beperere, born Alfred Tome, who succumbed to Covid-19 last month backed Zvimba on the order. However following Chief Beperere’s death, the  family n...
Family in Imo state Kill and Bury their Son for being too Stubborn (videos)
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Family in Imo state Kill and Bury their Son for being too Stubborn (videos)

A couple and their daughter have been arrested while their son, who is on the run, is wanted over the death of their last child. Mr Lambert Ukachukwu, his wife, their daughter, and their son, Philip, are accused of killing 28-year-old Chukwuebuka at their home in Duruegwele village, Umueze II, in Ehime Mbano Local Government of Imo State. The family accused the deceased of being too stubborn and giving them sleepless nights so they allegedly decided to eliminate him. On September 17, 2021, they hit Chukwuebuka with a piece of wood and left him to die. He was then buried in a shallow grave.   Soon, youths of Duruegwele community noticed Chukwuebuka's absence but when they confronted the family, they were told that Chukwuebuka...
Plateau killings: Tears, grief as victims of Yelwa Zangam attack are laid to rest
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Plateau killings: Tears, grief as victims of Yelwa Zangam attack are laid to rest

The remains of sixteen out 34 people killed by suspected Fulani herdsmen at Yelwa Zangam community in Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State, were buried on Saturday, August 28, amidst tears and anguish.   The remains of other 18 victims who were burnt beyond recognition in the attack were buried shortly after the killing on Wednesday. 12 out of the burnt victims were members of the same family who were locked up in one room, killed and set ablaze.   Plateau killings: Tears, grief as victims of Yelwa Zangam attack are laid to rest   The procession with the bodies of the victims, commenced at about 7:30am on Saturday from the Jos University Teaching hospital (JUTH) to the burial ground at the Zangam community was peaceful and full of sober reflecti...
Man kills 7-year-old daughter to avenge wife’s infidelity
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Man kills 7-year-old daughter to avenge wife’s infidelity

A Nigerian man identified as, John Emmanuel, reportedly killed his 7-year-old daughter in a bid to avenge his wife’s infidelity. According to a report by Vanguardngr, the suspect killed the young girl identified as, Favour, following news that his wife had married a Sierra Leonean in the United States of America and was pregnant for the foreigner. He would go on to bury her body in a shallow grave before fleeing the area. Neighbors who had not seen Favour for sometime, became curious when they did not see her father too. One of them was said to have alerted others upon discovering a newly dug shallow grave behind their building. In the inquisitive neighbour’s attempt to ascertain what was buried , he reportedly discovered it was Favour. Neighbours concluded the deceased’s f...
Photos from Rachel Oniga’s service of songs
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Photos from Rachel Oniga’s service of songs

A service of songs for veteran actress, Late Rachel Oniga, was held at the Service of Songs at the Catholic Church of Resurrection, Magodo, Lagos state today August 26. Oniga died on July 31 from heart-related issues. Her remains will be buried on August 27 at a cemetery yet to be disclosed by the family. See more photos from the service of songs below...
Bandits abduct widow 24 hours after her husband’s death in Katsina
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Bandits abduct widow 24 hours after her husband’s death in Katsina

  Suspected bandits have abducted the widow of Alhaji Rabe Bello Kofa, the former head of Kofa village in Kusada Local Government Area of Katsina State who died on Tuesday, August 24. The armed bandits stormed the widow's residence and abducted her in the early hours of today Wednesday, August 25. A resident, who spoke anonymously to DailyTrust, said the bandits went straight to the house of the village head, who died on Tuesday and abducted some members of the bereaved family, including his widow.   “The village head of Kofa, who was an elder brother to a former Speaker of the Katsina State House of Assembly, died on Tuesday and was buried on the same day in accordance with Islamic rites. Unfortunately, some gunmen entered the ho...
Elder statesman and super permanent secretary, Ahmed Joda, dies at 91
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Elder statesman and super permanent secretary, Ahmed Joda, dies at 91

Elder statesman and former super federal Permanent Secretary, Ahmed Joda, is dead. Joda died today August 13 after a brief illness at the Federal Medical Centre, Yola. Born in Yola in 1930, Joda attended Yola Elementary School and Yola Middle School before proceeding to Barewa College from 1945 to 1948. In the 1950s, he attended Pitman College, London, and gained practical experience in journalism while staying in Britain. After completing his secondary education in 1948, Joda was admitted to Moor Plantation, Ibadan. He worked briefly at an agricultural center in Yola before entering the field of journalism at Gaskiya Corporation, Zaria. He later worked for the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission serving as the editor of NBC Kaduna, then joined the Nor...
Police exhume body of abducted Rivers pastor killed and buried in shallow grave by kidnappers after collecting N500K ransom
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Police exhume body of abducted Rivers pastor killed and buried in shallow grave by kidnappers after collecting N500K ransom

Operatives of the Rivers State Police Command have exhumed the remains of a pastor from a shallow grave where he was buried by his abductors in Luorre Community at Khana Local Government Area of the state. 56-year-old pastor Friday Olakada, the General Overseer of God Is God Ministries at Agbochia in Eleme Local Government Area, was kidnapped on May 14, 2021, by four men who pretended to be passengers. Briefing Journalists at the scene of the crime in Lorre Community on Friday, August 6, the State Commissioner of Police, Mr Friday Eboka said the four suspects collected the sum of five hundred thousand naira as ransom from the victim's family, killed and buried him in a shallow grave. The CP explained that the suspects confessed to have killed the father of six ten days aft...
Burna Boy and Mr 2Kay bury the Hatchet, 4 years after Fight in Lagos
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Burna Boy and Mr 2Kay bury the Hatchet, 4 years after Fight in Lagos

Singers Burna Boy and Mr 2Kay have buried the hatchet, 4 years after a fight they had in Lagos. Recall that in 2017, Burna Boy was detained and charged to court  after Mr 2Kay was assaulted and robbed. However in a new video shared online, the duo were seen hugging as a song off Burna Boy's Twice as Tall album was playing in the background. Watch the video below.........
Celebrities, friends and fans gather for Sound Sultan’s candlelight night (video)
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Celebrities, friends and fans gather for Sound Sultan’s candlelight night (video)

Friends of the late Lanre Fasasi, aka Sound Sultan, held a candlelight night for him in Lagos on Sunday night, July 18. The singer died on July 11 after battling Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma. He has since been buried in New Jersey in the United States of America. The first candlelight procession, organized by the Satellite Town Youths, where Sound Sultan grew up, held on Friday, July 16. Then two days later, on Sunday, July 18, another held. Those at the event wore black t-shirts with the late singer's face on it. They also held candles and waved balloons in the singer's honor. Watch below.
Military officer and his son killed by suspected kidnappers laid to Rest in Plateau state
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Military officer and his son killed by suspected kidnappers laid to Rest in Plateau state

The remains of a retired military officer, Major Amos Asabar Arandong,56, and his son killed by suspected kidnappers, were buried in Farah Mbar/Mangar community, Bokkos Local Government Area of Plateau State on Saturday, July 17. It was gathered that Major Arandong, who retired in January 2021, and his 27-year-old son, Aaron Mahan Amos Arandong, were shot dead by suspected kidnappers who attacked their house located around Farin Gada community in Jos in the early hours of Tuesday, July 13. The gunmen also abducted the late officer’s wife and another one of his sons. Mrs Arandong escaped from the bush while her kidnapped son later regained his freedom after a ransom was paid to the abductors. Speaking during the funeral, the Chairman of Bokkos LGA, Chief Yusuf Machen, lamen...
Pastor Assassinated by Gunmen laid to rest in Taraba Amidst tears
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Pastor Assassinated by Gunmen laid to rest in Taraba Amidst tears

Rev. Timothy Damisa, the slain pastor of the Christian Reformed Church of Nigeria (CRCN), in Baissa, Kurmi LGA of Taraba state, has been laid to rest. The late Damisa,45, was shot dead by the gunmen believed to be assassins, who invaded his house in Baissa in the early hours of Monday, July 12. His wife, Rahab Damisa, said that the gunmen left after ensuring that the pastor was dead. "When they came in their large number, they kept shooting to scare the entire community and then forced their way into our home. The assailants did not ask for money or anything before shooting him several times." she said. The late pastor was laid to rest in his hometown in Wukari Local government Area of Taraba State on Friday, July 16, amidst tears. Meanwhile, the Christian Reformed C...
T.B Joshua dead: Pastor Adeboye Finally Breaks Silence
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T.B Joshua dead: Pastor Adeboye Finally Breaks Silence

Pastor Enoch Adegboye , the General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God, has finally broke his silence following the death of the founder of Synagogue Church of All Nations Prophet T.B Joshua. Recall that T.B Joshua died on June 12, 2021and was buried in July in a highly publicized burial. In the condolence message Adeboye sent to the family of the late televangelist, he said he believed he would meet Joshua at the feet of the Lord Jesus on the resurrection morning. “We want to join millions of people across the globe to register our condolence with you on the passing of your husband, Temitope Joshua. We take solace in the Lord, believing that we shall meet again at the feet of our Lord Jesus, on the resurrection morning. We therefore pray for you, your chil...
Army General who was Murdered in Abuja laid to rest
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Army General who was Murdered in Abuja laid to rest

Hassan Ahmed, the Major-General of the Nigerian Army who was murdered in Abuja on Thursday night has been ladi to rest. The deceased who was recently appointed as a director at army headquarters, was buried at Lungi Barracks Cemetery, Abuja after being shot dead in Abaji area of the nation’s capital. LIB reported that the kidnappers who killed the army general, also kidnapped his wife. They were said to be returning from Okene in Kogi State when they ran into an ambush.
Unknown Gunmen kill Army Major General along Lokoja-Abuja road
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Unknown Gunmen kill Army Major General along Lokoja-Abuja road

Armed bandits have killed Major General Hassan Ahmed, a former Provost Marshal of the Nigerian Army. A statement released by the Nigerian Army this morning says Ahmed was murdered along the Lokoja-Abuja road on Thursday, July 15. Family sources say he was returning from Okene when the gunmen opened fire on his car. A statement released by Army spokesperson, Onyema Nwachukwu, says the deceased will be buried according to Islamic rites today July 16. It reads; ''With a heavy heart, the Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Faruk Yahaya, and Soldiers of the Nigerian Army regret to announce the passing on of Maj Gen Hassan Ahmed, a former Provost Marshall of the Nigerian Army. The sad incident occurred when the senior officer's vehicle was attacked by gunmen while transiting along Loko...
Davido and his Crew visit Obama DMW’s grave in Epe, Lagos state (video)
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Davido and his Crew visit Obama DMW’s grave in Epe, Lagos state (video)

Music star, Davido has visited Obama DMW's grave in Epe area of Lagos state with other members of his crew. Recall that the Obama who was a member of the singer's crew, died and was buried according to Islamic rites while the singer was in the United States. Davido who arrived the country few days ago, has now visited Obama's grave with other crew members where they observed a one minute silence in respect to the deceased. Watch the video below............
”If we truly are Christians, every church should have sent a delegation”- DaddyFreeze berates General Overseers who did not attend Late Prophet T.B Joshua’s funeral
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”If we truly are Christians, every church should have sent a delegation”- DaddyFreeze berates General Overseers who did not attend Late Prophet T.B Joshua’s funeral

OAP and Leader of the Free The Sheeple Movement, Daddy Freeze, has expressed his disappointment in the General Overseers of Nigerian Churches for not attending the funeral of the founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations SCOAN, Late Prophet T.B. Joshua. The deceased clergyman died on June 5 and was buried on Friday, July 9. The only notable clergyman who attended his funeral was the chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria CAN, Lagos state chapter, Rt. Rev. S.T.V Adegbite. In a video shared online, Freeze expressed his displeasure at the older generations of pastors who did not identify with the deceased prophet even in death. He mentioned that no matter what may have transpired between them when T.B Joshua was alive, they should have had a forgiving heart and attend...
Family of Drowned Belarus-based footballer kicks against cremation
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Family of Drowned Belarus-based footballer kicks against cremation

The family of late Belarus-based footballer, Kelvin Odenigbo, who was reportedly drowned in a lake in the European country last month, has kicked against plans by his club Vitebsk to cremate the player. The family is also threatening legal action if he is buried in Belarus without their consent. Odenigbo, a forward, joined the club on loan from Abuja-based NAF Rockets in March, making just four league appearances and providing one assist before his untimely demise. Controversy has trailed the death of the 20-year-old forward, with the family saying they’ve not been properly briefed by Vitebsk since Odenigbo’s demise. On June 5, Vitebsk announced that the striker drowned in Lake Beloye in the Pastavy District of Belarus and was found the next day. The club, in an autopsy report on th...
Veteran Kannywood actress, Zainab Booth dies at 61 in Kano
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Veteran Kannywood actress, Zainab Booth dies at 61 in Kano

The Kannywood industry has been thrown into mourning over the death of actress, Hajiya Zainab Musa Booth. Zainab, who was the mother of three actors Maryam, Ramadan, and Amude Booth, reportedly died last night in Kano, She was 61. Her daughter, Maryam confirmed her death in a heartbreaking post on Instagram, where she also stated that her mother will be buried after janaza (funeral prayers) at her Court Road residence at 8am today, July 2. Hajiya Zainab Musa Booth leaves behind four children and two grandchildren.
Davido’s aide, Obama DMW, Laid to rest
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Davido’s aide, Obama DMW, Laid to rest

The remains of Davido's aide, Obama DMW, has been laid to rest. He was buried according to Islamic rites in Epe, Lagos state this morning June 30. Obama DMW whose real name is Habeeb Uthman reportedly died of heart failure at a hospital in Lekki, Lagos state on Tuesday, June 29. May his soul rest in peace, Amen. Watch clips from his burial below
195 Countries Send Tributes Following Death Of TB Joshua
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195 Countries Send Tributes Following Death Of TB Joshua

A total of 195 countries have sent condolence messages to the Synagogue Church of All Nations following the death of its founder, Prophet TB Joshua. According to Punch, his death increased the church’s followers on social media by over 600,000. The church said it had also received tributes from 195 countries since the announcement of his demise. The ministry stated this on Tuesday during a press briefing in Lagos to officially announce programmes for his burial. The briefing was led by a Briton, Dr Gary Tonge, who claimed to be a friend of the ministry. The cleric died on Saturday, June 5, 2021, just seven days to his 58th birthday. Tonge, who read the address, said TB Joshua’s death was by divine will. He said, “His supernatural call home was met with an outpourin...
Ondo NDLEA Commander, Haruna Gagara is dead
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Ondo NDLEA Commander, Haruna Gagara is dead

The Commander of the Nigeria Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Ondo State Command, Haruna Gagara is dead. The 59-year-old was said to have died after a brief illness. Public Relations Officer of the Command, Superintendent of Narcotics, Ekechuku Wilson who confirmed the death, noted that the NDLEA Commander was highly disciplined and never compromised standard during his services at various commands across the country. Mr. Gagara, a native of Plateau State, who was born in 1962 hailed from Lantan Local Government Area of Plateau State. According to the PPRO, the late NDLEA Commander will be buried in Jos, Plateau State on June 18, 2021.
13 Killed in a Boat Mishap in Sokoto
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13 Killed in a Boat Mishap in Sokoto

Thirteen persons, including women and children, have died in a boat mishap that occurred in Shagari Local Government Area of Sokoto State. According to reports, the victims were traveling from Doruwa to Ginga when the boat capsized. Confirming the incident to newsmen, the Chairman of the local government council, Aliyu Dantine Shagari, said eight of the victims were married women and the remaining five were children and elderly men. He said that the boat might be overloaded. ''There are other causes of boat mishap including strong wind. We are still investigating the matter to know what actually led to the accident.”he said He said the bodies of all the victims have been recovered and buried in line with the Islamic rites.
Fiancé Arrested as Body of NSCDC Officer who went Missing Days to her Wedding is Found Buried in Shallow Grave
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Fiancé Arrested as Body of NSCDC Officer who went Missing Days to her Wedding is Found Buried in Shallow Grave

The corpse of officer a Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) officer who went missing 18 months ago has been discovered in a shallow grave in Obi Local Government Area of Benue State. The deceased, Josephine Cynthia Inalegwu Onche, who was serving at an NSCDC post in the Otukpo area of the state, was declared missing a few days to her wedding with fiance, Christopher in December 2019. She was said to have gone to the market to buy some items in preparation for her wedding but never made it back home. It was gathered that her body was exhumed from a shallow grave in a neighbouring local government to Otukpo last week. According to one of the deceased’s colleagues, all efforts to locate her prove abortive until a commercial motorcyclist disclosed where she was bu...
Chimamanda Adichie Shows off her Nieces and Nephews
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Chimamanda Adichie Shows off her Nieces and Nephews

Chimamanda Adichie took to Instagram to show off 6 out of her 8 nieces and nephews. The novelist and her younger brother posed with their niblings as they all wore t-shirts honoring Chimamanda's late mum, who was recently buried. Chimamanda captioned the photo: "Here are six of the nine grandchildren who blessed my mother's life. She adored them. As do I. They are kind and brilliant and funny and often crazy in all kinds of delicious ways. "We are fortunate to be able to mourn together as a family, with tears and laughter, with stories told and re-told. "(The interloper in the picture? My brother @kadichie.)"  
Avoid illegal Businesses using Religion – Police Warns Ebonyi Native doctors
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Avoid illegal Businesses using Religion – Police Warns Ebonyi Native doctors

Native doctors in Ebonyi state have been warned against providing charms for criminals in the state. Spokesperson of the police command in the state, Loveth Odah issued the warning on Friday May 14, days after the decomposed bodies of two young men were found in a shallow grave inside Uduku-Igbudu forest in Agubia, Ikwo LGA of the state. The victims were said to have been abducted and buried alive inside the forest. Odah said; “We went to the forest with experts and the bodies have been exhumed and handed over to their relatives for burial and police investigation is at the concluding stage. “Yes, citizens have the right to belong to any religion but when it involves illegality, that will not be allowed. “Avoid illegal businesses using religion, the police will arrest anyo...
Bandits kill 4 vigilantes in Kaduna
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Bandits kill 4 vigilantes in Kaduna

Four vigilantes were reportedly killed by armed bandits in Rafin Tukurwa village, close to Dogon Dawa in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State on Tuesday afternoon, May 11. Daily Trust reported that the vigilantes were ambushed by 2pm while on their way to Rafin Tukurwa after receiving a distress call from the villagers that bandits had attacked the area to rustle cows. Ibrahim Hassan, a resident of the community told the publication that the bandits killed Aliyu Ibrahim, the very popular secretary of the vigilante group in Dogon Dawa while others were Bara’u Khalid, Alhaji Bukar and Malam Dauda died in the hospital from gunshot injuries. Hassan said Aliyu, Bara’u and Bukar were buried together while Dauda was later buried in the evening when his corpse was retrie...
Former Zimbabwean First Lady, Grace Mugabe Summoned for ‘Improperly’ Burying her Husband Robert Mugabe
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Former Zimbabwean First Lady, Grace Mugabe Summoned for ‘Improperly’ Burying her Husband Robert Mugabe

Former Zimbabwean First Lady, Grace Mugabe has been summoned by traditional ruler Chief Zvimba, to explain why she "improperly" buried her husband and former President Robert Mugabe at his rural home in Zvimba. Mugade died in Singapore in September 2019. However after a protracted wrangle between his family and the government, he was finally buried at his home village in Kutama, Zvimba in Mashonaland West. The government had wanted to bury Mugabe at the National Heroes Acre in Harare, but his family turned down the offer, arguing that Mugabe had made it explicitly clear that he did not wish to be interred at the national shrine. He is reported to have been bitter at the way he was ousted in the November 2017 military intervention. Grace has now been accused of committi...
Bring our sister’s corpse, we want to see her – family members of murdered Akwa Ibom job seeker, Iniobong Umoren, cry out
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Bring our sister’s corpse, we want to see her – family members of murdered Akwa Ibom job seeker, Iniobong Umoren, cry out

The family members of murdered Akwa Ibom job seeker, Iniobong Umoren, were filmed asking to see their sister's corpse today, May 2. Iniobong was raped and murdered after she went on Twitter to announce she was looking for a job. Someone had sent her a message about a job opening and invited her for an interview. She informed family members and her friend and kept them updated until the final call where she was heard screaming. Umoh Uduak, the friend who was checking up on Ini Umoren when she left for the interview and raised alarm when she didn't hear from her again, has been retweeting posts that alleged the man fingered in connection with Ini's murder is in the habit of doing such and he's in it together with his family members. She also retweeted a tweet claiming the all...
Update: Nigerian lady, Hindy Umoren, who Went Missing after going for a Job Interview Found dead
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Update: Nigerian lady, Hindy Umoren, who Went Missing after going for a Job Interview Found dead

A Nigerian lady, Hindy Umoren, who went missing after she left her home for a job interview, has been found dead. On April 30, LIB shared the story of how a woman with the handle @Umohuduak1 took to Twitter to raise an alarm over the disappearance of her friend, Hindy Iniobong Umoren, who went for a job interview. According to Umoh Uduak, Iniobong was invited for an interview at an undisclosed location along airport road in Uyo, the state capital on Thursday, April 29. She said about two hours later, she reportedly received a frantic phone call from Hindy. She was heard screaming before the call was abruptly ended and that her phone line has been switched off ever since. Giving an update this morning, Uduak said Hindy was raped, killed, and buried. ''They have finally killed me....
Afenifere Spokesperson, Yinka Odumakin to be Buried on April 24
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Afenifere Spokesperson, Yinka Odumakin to be Buried on April 24

The family of late activist and Afenifere spokesman, Yinka Odumakin, have announced his burial arrangement. In a statement released on Monday April 12, his widow, Joe Okei-Odumakin, said his burial rites would begin on Thursday, April 22 with a day of tributes at the Police College, Ikeja, and would end on Saturday, April 24 when he will be buried in his country home in Moro, Ife North LGA of Osun state.   “Thursday, April 22: Day of Tributes and Service of Songs at the Police College, Ikeja Lagos between 11 am and 4 pm while his body lies in state. Friday, April 23: Body departs Lagos for Moro, his country home, in Ife North LGA of Osun State. There will be a Christian wake keep by 5 pm at the Origbo Anglican Grammar School, Moro, to be followed by a candlelight proc...
Bobrisky Sends Condolence Message to Toyin Lawani on the Passing of her Father
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Bobrisky Sends Condolence Message to Toyin Lawani on the Passing of her Father

Nigerian Cross dresser, Bobrisky via his Instagram page sent a heartfelt condolence message to his former boss, Toyin Lawani, on the passing of her father. Toyin recently lost her father and he was buried on Thursday, April 8. Bobrisky and Toyin have never hidden their dislike for each other as they have on numerous occasions dragged themselves mercilessly online. However, on hearing about the passing of her father, Bobrisky took to his IG page to send her a condolence message. He however pointed out that the condolence message doesn't mean that they have stopped fighting. See his post below    
Nigerian comedian, Calibird to be buried on April 9
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Nigerian comedian, Calibird to be buried on April 9

The family of late Nigerian comedian, Caleb Itietie aka Calibird, has announced his burial arrangement. According to the information on his obituary, the comedian will be buried on Friday, April 9. A Novelty match will be held on Tuesday, April 6, at Alao AKA Bashorunn Park Lanre Awolokun in Gbagada, followed by a Candle Night on Wednesday, April 7. On Thursday, April 8, a service of songs will be held at Harvesters International Christian Centre. Mr. Calibird died at the Gbagada General Hospital, Lagos state on Saturday, March 27, after a brief illness. See the obituary below.
Kidnappers Abduct, Kill 36-year-old China-based Businessman in Akwa Ibom after Collecting N2m Ransom
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Kidnappers Abduct, Kill 36-year-old China-based Businessman in Akwa Ibom after Collecting N2m Ransom

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has exhumed the body of a 36-year-old China-based businessman, Onyeka Oliver Ezewulu, who was abducted by kidnappers, killed, and buried in a shallow grave after collecting N2m ransom from his family. Operatives of the Force Intelligence Bureau (FIB) Special Tactical Squad of the Command had stormed the kidnappers den in Mbiaso community in Nsit Ibom Local Government Area of the state on Monday, March 29, and killed three of the hoodlums during a gun battle. It was gathered that the deceased businessman was shot on the leg while attempting to flee when the heavilly armed kidnappers laid ambush close to his house located along Idoro road, in Uyo on March 5, 2021. The gang thereafter bundled their bleeding victim into a White coloured Toyota Camry...
Dragging the Governor into our family issues is nothing but cheap blackmail ” – Sister to Umahi’s former aide reacts
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Dragging the Governor into our family issues is nothing but cheap blackmail ” – Sister to Umahi’s former aide reacts

Afikpo North Local Government chairman, Barr. Obiageri Oko Enyi, has reacted to her brother's allegations against her and the Ebonyi State Governor, Umahi. LIB reported that the Special Assistant to Governor Umahi, on School Monitoring, Akpiko North LGA, Ogbonnia Oko Enyim, resigned his appointment on Tuesday March 30. The immediate past chairman of Afikpo North had accused the Governor of showing undue interest in his sister and denying him the right as the first son to organise a befitting burial for his father. In statement issued on Thursday April 1, Barr. Obiageli alleged that her elder brother has been frustrating every plan to bury their late father. According to Obiageri, their father, Omezue Simon Oko Enyim died since the 25th of February, 2020 and must be buried b...
Governor Masari’s Aide Slumps, Dies During Wedding Ceremony in Katsina
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Governor Masari’s Aide Slumps, Dies During Wedding Ceremony in Katsina

Alhaji Rabe Ibrahim Jibia, a newly appointed Senior Special Assistant on Security, Daura Zone, to Katsina State Governor,  Aminu Bello Masari, has died. It was gathered that Alhaji Jibia slumped on Saturday, March 27, during the wedding fatiha of the daughter of the Special Adviser on Security matters to Governor Masari, Alhaji Ibrahim Katsina at Banu Commasie, GRA Katsina. The aide was rushed to the Government House Hospital where he was pronounced dead by doctors The deceased, said to be a retired personnel of the DSS, has since been buried according to Islamic rites.
Barrack Obama’s Grandmother, Mama Sarah Obama, Dies Aged 99
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Barrack Obama’s Grandmother, Mama Sarah Obama, Dies Aged 99

Mama Sarah Onyango Obama, the grandmother of former US President Barrack Obama, is dead. She was aged 99. Her death was confirmed by her daughter, Marsat Obama, who revealed that her mother died at the Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital, Kisumu at 4.45am on Monday, March 29. Sarah Obama had been admitted to the hospital on Sunday morning, due to an illness but lost her battle with life barely 24 hours later. The family has announced they want her buried today (Monday) at the Muslim Cemetery in Kisumu. “We are trying to see whether we shall be able to bury her today and if not, we shall bury her tomorrow,” a relative said.
Woman and her four accomplices arrested for brutal murder of her 19-year-old stepson in Akwa Ibom
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Woman and her four accomplices arrested for brutal murder of her 19-year-old stepson in Akwa Ibom

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has arrested a woman, Christiana Wilson from Eket local government area, who allegedly conspired with four others to murder her 19-year-old stepson identified as Edidiong Wilson. The Commissioner of Police, Andrew Amiengheme, who paraded the suspects before newsmen at the Police Headquarters, Ikot Akpan Abia, Uyo, on Friday, March 26, said the principal suspect, Christiana confessed to the crime. According to Christiana, her stepson failed to return the sum of one hundred thousand naira (N100,000) she gave him to keep for her so she contacted her son-in-law, Saviour Peter who came with other suspects to abduct him. They took him to a bush where they beat him to death and buried the body. "Investigation revealed that the Principal suspect,...
Young Nigerian Man Drowns a day after he Shared a Facebook Post about Death
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Young Nigerian Man Drowns a day after he Shared a Facebook Post about Death

< A young Nigerian man identified simply as Charlie has reportedly drowned a day after he shared a Facebook post about death The deceased, a resident of Abuja, on March 23, shared one Ydk Meera's post in which she talked about how everyone will claim to be her friend when she dies. "When I die everybody gonna swear they were my dawg ! But who fwm rn?" Ydk Meera wrote. Charles shared the post on his Facebook wall, agreeing with what she wrote. "Swrs they gon be onG and shii. Mfs" he wrote. That was his last post as he died the following day.   One of his friends, Cla Rita, who confirmed the incident, said that the deceased was brought out of the pool unconscious and rushed to the hospital where he died. "He's been buried. He didn't die after they found him...
Ernest Asuzu to be buried on April 13
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Ernest Asuzu to be buried on April 13

The family of late actor, Ernest Asuzu, has announced his burial arrangement. According to the Obituary released, the actor will be buried on April 13. A service of songs will be held on Monday, April 12.   Ernest slumped and died in January.   See the obituary below    
Body of 8-year-old Boy Cut Out of Crocodile that Swallowed him Whole in Indonesia
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Body of 8-year-old Boy Cut Out of Crocodile that Swallowed him Whole in Indonesia

The body of an 8-year-old boy has been pulled out of the stomach of a 26ft long crocodile after he was swallowed whole in Indonesia. The deceased, Dimas Mulkan Saputra was fishing in a river with his father when he strayed from the shore in East Kalimantan, Indonesia, on Wednesday morning, March 3. The crocodile then dragged Dimas away as the boy's father Subliansyah chased the reptile. A local search and rescue agency official known as Oktavianto said the child's father jumped to help him but the reptile escape. "He chased the crocodile and hit it with bare hands but he couldn't keep up'' said Oktavianto. The crocodile was found on Thursday, March  in the village of Muara Bengalon in Bengalon District, and cut open. Dimas's body was found fully intact but lifeless. ...
Mammoth crowd as Katsina billionaire buries his son killed in power bike accident
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Mammoth crowd as Katsina billionaire buries his son killed in power bike accident

Mammoth crowd of sympathizers, former Governors, friends, government officials and associates bid farewell to Nura Dahiru Mangal, the son of Katsina billonaire businessman, Alhaji Dahiru Mangal, as his remains were buried today March 4. LIB reported that the 30-year-old University of Manchester graduate was involved in the accident on Wednesday, while riding his power bike along Dutsimma road, Katsina. The incident reportedly happened not too far from Hassan Usman Katsina Polytechnic. He was rushed to the Katsina General Hospital, where he was confirmed dead. His funeral prayer for the deceased was by 10am on Thursday at the Mangal Mosque, Kofar Kwaya, in Katsina. Also in attendance are the Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, among others...
Airforce Crash Victims To Be Buried Today
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Airforce Crash Victims To Be Buried Today

Victims of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) plane, Beechcraft KingAir B350i (NAF 201) that crashed in Abuja would be buried with full military honours today. The aircraft crashed as it approached the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport after reporting engine failure in a bid to refuel. The Nigerian Air Force announced the burial via an invitation sent to defence correspondents. It said the fallen personnel would be buried with full military honours. NAF said the burial activities would commence by 7:30 am at the National Military Cemetery, Airport Road Abuja today. The victims of the ill-fated aircraft include Flight Lieutenant Haruna Gadzama (Captain), Flight Lieutenant Henry Piyo (Co-Pilot), Flying Officer Micheal Okpara (Airborne Tactical Observation System Specialist), War...
Oyo Crisis: 20 Buried In Ibadan, 5,000 Take Refuge
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Oyo Crisis: 20 Buried In Ibadan, 5,000 Take Refuge

At least 11 people have been buried on Sunday in the aftermath of Friday’s altercation between Hausa and Yoruba traders at Shasa Market in Akinyele Local Government Area, Oyo State. Also, about 5,000 Hausa traders, women and children displaced by the violence were still taking refuge at the residence of the Sarkin Shasa, Alhaji Haruna Maiyasin, and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), in Ibadan. The Sarkin Sasa, who spoke with Daily Trust, said 11 victims were prepared for burial in his compound. A source in the Hausa community 20 killed persons were buried at the Akinyele Graveyard in the state capital. The charred remains of 8 other people killed during the crisis were still at the police station in the Shasha area, as of Sunday evening. “You can he...
Nigerian Air Force officer killed in gun duel with armed bandits three weeks to his wedding
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Nigerian Air Force officer killed in gun duel with armed bandits three weeks to his wedding

Armed bandits have killed a Nigerian Air Force personnel, Abubakar, three weeks to his wedding. Late Abubakar WAS among the NAF personnel killed during a gun duel with armed bandits at Ungwan Laya near Birnin Gwari on Saturday, February 13. According to reports posted on Facebook by his family, the gallant officer was set to get married in three weeks time and had shared his prewedding photos. He was buried in his hometown in Ungwan Dosa, Kaduna North, Kaduna State at 4:pm on Sunday, February 14. It will be recalled that troops of the 271 Nigerian Air Force (NAF) foiled an ambush by a group of armed bandits at Ungwan Laya near Birnin Gwari, killing many of them. The NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, Ibikunle Daramola, who disclosed this in a state...
Final Year Katsina Varsity Student Drowns in Dam
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Final Year Katsina Varsity Student Drowns in Dam

A final year student of the Federal University Dutsinma, FUDMA, Yusuf Abbas, has died while swimming at Zobe dam, in Dutsin-ma Local Government Area of Katsina State. Abbas, a student of Geography Department had gone to the Dam along with some friends to relax on February 12. It was gathered that Abbas' corpse was retrieved and taken to his country home in Kano, where he was buried. The SUG President, Aliyu Sale Damaga, confirmed the incident in a statement published by his S.A on Media & Publicity, Aliyu Bashir Maiyaseen. PREAMBLE: CONDOLENCE MESSAGE TO THE FAMILY, FUDMITES AND SCHOOL MANAGEMENT AT LARGE, OVER THE DEMISE OF ABBAS YUSUF (400Lvl, Geography dept) I regret to announce the death of Abbas Yusuf, a final year student from Geography department, Federal Univ...
Nigerian man dies in an accident while travelling back to Abuja hours after attending his friend’s wedding in Bauchi (videos)
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Nigerian man dies in an accident while travelling back to Abuja hours after attending his friend’s wedding in Bauchi (videos)

A Nigerian man, Jamilu Shinkafi, has died in a fatal accident hours after attending his friend's wedding in Bauchi state.     Jamilu had attended the wedding of his friend, Ibrahim Rabo on Saturday, January 30. He was traveling in his car with three of his friends back to Abuja on Sunday, January 30 when he had the accident that claimed his life along Akwanga-Keffi road. His other friends sustained minor injuries.   His friends have taken to social media to express their sadness over his sudden demise. His remains will be buried on Monday, February 1.   Two hours before his demise, a video of him smiling just before embarking on the trip in his car was shared online by his friends. Watch the video below.   View t...
Diego Maradona Buried As Argentina Grieves (Photos)
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Diego Maradona Buried As Argentina Grieves (Photos)

Football legend Diego Maradona has been buried in a private ceremony after a day of emotional scenes in the Argentine capital Buenos Aires. Only around two dozen relatives and close friends attended the final ceremony on Thursday. But earlier huge crowds turned out to pay their respects, with many weeping, blowing kisses and praying as they filed past his coffin. Maradona died of a heart attack on Wednesday aged 60. His death triggered mourning around the world but nowhere was it felt more fiercely than in a country that saw him as a national hero. Maradona's coffin - draped in Argentina's national flag and football shirt, bearing his trademark number 10 on the back - was on public display at the presidential palace on Thursday. By mid-afternoon queues s...
Flamboyant Zimbabwean Socialite, Ginimbi Buried In A Versace Coffin
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Flamboyant Zimbabwean Socialite, Ginimbi Buried In A Versace Coffin

Flamboyant Zimbabwean socialite and businessman, Genius Ginimbi Kadungure, who died in a road accident on Sunday, November 8, will be buried in a Versace coffin today, November 14, 2020, Recall there were unconfirmed reports that the socialite had bought the coffin a week before the tragic accident claimed his life and two others including the popular and Video Vixen Mitchelle Amuli known as Moana. According to Zimbabwean media, Ginimbi’s family debunked the previous reports and have revealed he will be buried in a Versace coffin at his Domboshava mansion today. It's alleged that the Versace coffin costs between $5000 to $12000.

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