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Young Nigerian Woman and her Bestfriend Killed in Fatal Motor Accident; Boyfriend reportedly in coma
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Young Nigerian Woman and her Bestfriend Killed in Fatal Motor Accident; Boyfriend reportedly in coma

Two young women have been killed while a third person seriously injured in a ghastly motor accident whch reportedly occurred in Abuja on Wednesday, June 23. The deceased have been identified as two friends, Kemisola Kesh and Sugar Pearl. The third person, Khalifa Floki, said to be Kemi's boyfriend, is currently in coma, according to one Gama Floki. Kemi and Khalifa Details of the accident are still sketch at the time of this report except for a graphic video of the crash. Meanwhile, friends have taken to Facebook to mourn the young women and pray for the speedy recovery of Khalifa.                                                                      Kemisola                                                        Sugar Pearl                              ...
Gospel Music Producer, Ebenezer Ayeni, Dies from Gunshot Wound One Week to his Wedding
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Gospel Music Producer, Ebenezer Ayeni, Dies from Gunshot Wound One Week to his Wedding

A gospel music producer. Ebenezer Ayeni, has died from gunshot wounds after he was attacked by armed robbers in Ibadan, Oyo state on Thursday June 10. According to his friends who have taken to social media to mourn him, Ebenezer who was set to tie the knot with his lover next week was attacked by the armed robbers who invaded his home. He was said to have been rushed to the University College Hospital Ibadan and another private hospital but was rejected as the hospital staff allegedly demanded for police report before they could treat his gunshot injury. He died hours later in the pool of his own blood. His body has since been deposited in the morgue. His friends have taken to social media to express their sadness over his sudden demise. One of his friends, MC Shayo...
Friends Mourn World Bank staff allegedly Crushed to Death with a Car by her husband
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Friends Mourn World Bank staff allegedly Crushed to Death with a Car by her husband

Nigerians are mourning a woman who was allegedly crushed to death by her angry husband as she tried to stop him from driving out of the compound with her phone. According to SaharaReporters, the husband named Makanjuola Ayedun from Isanlu community, Yagba East Local Government Area of Kogi State, crushed his wife, Mrs Nike Ayedun to death with his car. The incident occurred at Gwagwalada, Abuja, on Friday, May 14, 2021 around 10pm. Ayedun allegedly knocked down his wife, Nike, a staff member of World Bank office at Asokoro, Abuja, while reversing his car. It was learnt that due to the speed with which he reversed, the car crossed an untarred road and crashed into a building where some things were destroyed. Ayedun allegedly tried to flee when he realised that he had kill...
My Husband Wasn’t Afraid of Death -Wife of Pastor Dare Adeboye says
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My Husband Wasn’t Afraid of Death -Wife of Pastor Dare Adeboye says

Temiloluwa Adeboye, the wife of the late Pastor Dare Adeboye, has said that her husband lived a good life and was never afraid of death. Speaking at a night of Worship and Tribute organized for him at the Redemption Camp on Monday, May 10, Temiloluwa said her husband told her before his death that if he died, he knew he was fulfilled because he had done what the Lord asked him to do. “Pastor Dare, my husband was a wonderful person. He was amazing in every sense of the way. I do not mourn him at all; I weep because he left me. He slept, he did not die. And I know, I am sure, because on the resurrection morning, he will rise again and we will see him in glory. “I am sure because he was saved. I am sure because he believed in Christ, his salvation was sure, it was certain. “He s...
Stray Bullet Kills NSCDC Official Inside her home During Army and Hoodlums Shoot Out in Imo state
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Stray Bullet Kills NSCDC Official Inside her home During Army and Hoodlums Shoot Out in Imo state

A stray bullet has killed an officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in Imo State. Mrs Glory Nkwocha was at her house with her family on Thursday, May 6, when a stray bullet from a gun duel between combined security operatives and hoodlums in Orlu town hit her. Mrs Nkwocha was immediately rushed to the Intensive care unit of the Federal Medical Center, Owerri, where she later died on Friday, May 7. Her remains have been deposited in a morgue The gunbattle also left no fewer than eleven hoodlums dead. Facebook users have taken to Facebook to mourn the deceased.
“My Brother Didn’t Die as a Coward” – Man Mourns Volunteer Killed by Bandits During Rescue of Kidnapped Victims in Kaduna
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“My Brother Didn’t Die as a Coward” – Man Mourns Volunteer Killed by Bandits During Rescue of Kidnapped Victims in Kaduna

LIB reported that troops rescued the victims from bandits in Gwagwada, Chikun local government area of the state after a fierce gun duel. The 13 citizens, originally from Dutse, were kidnapped when they went to work at a farm called Tanadi Farm, which is located around Bakin Kasuwa in Gwagwada general area. It was gathered that the two deceased volunteers, Ezekiel Iliya and Nasara Yohanna, had gone to rescue the kidnapped victims before the arrival of troops. "After the operations, the troops discovered that the bandits had shot two volunteers before their arrival," said Samuel Aruwan, the State Commissioner of Internal Security and Home Affairs. Facebook user, Mengu Mengu took to the social media platform on Wednesday, May 5, to mourn Ezekiel Iliya. "Just in today's att...
Imo Poly Student and his Sister Die in Ghastly auto crash while travelling to Port Harcourt for their Mother’s Birthday
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Imo Poly Student and his Sister Die in Ghastly auto crash while travelling to Port Harcourt for their Mother’s Birthday

A student of the Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri, Ifeanyi Daniel Iwuanyanwu and his sister, Vera, have died in a ghastly motor accident. It was gathered that the accident occurred on Monday night, May 2, while the siblings were travelling to Port Harcourt, Rivers state, to celebrate their mother's birthday. Both reportedly died on the spot. Until his death, Daniel was the general course representative of the Department of Science Laboratory Technology. The death of the siblings, said to be the only children of their parents, has thrown the entire polytechnic community into mourning. Friends, classmates and colleagues have taken to Facebook to mourn them. President of NASTES, Comrade Uzoma Stephen, who confirmed the sad news in a statement on Tuesday, described la...
Hit-and-run Driver Kills man and his Pregnant wife four months after their Wedding in Delta
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Hit-and-run Driver Kills man and his Pregnant wife four months after their Wedding in Delta

A newly married couple identified as Kingsley and Ajoke Akpor, have been reportedly killed by a hit-and-run driver in Warri, Delta State. It was gathered that the tragic accident happened on Sunday night, May 2, along NPA Expressway. Details on the accident are still sketchy, however, it was gathered that the couple were crossing the highway after attending a birthday party held at PTI Conference Centre, when the speeding driver rammed into them. The unidentified driver fled the scene after hitting them. Late Kingsley was a photographer and had a photography studio in Agbarho, Ughelli North LGA of the state. The couple and got married on December 21, 2020. Ajoke was heavilly pregnant with their first child and billed to deliver this week. Their remains have been d...
“Awka has Done the Worst ever” – Friends Mourn as Another young man is shot Dead by Suspected Cultists in Anambra
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“Awka has Done the Worst ever” – Friends Mourn as Another young man is shot Dead by Suspected Cultists in Anambra

A young man identified simply as Cubic has been shot dead by some group of people suspected to be cultists in Awka, the Anambra State capital. Details on the incident are still sketchy, however, it was gathered that the man was killed on Saturday night, May 1, 2021. Meanwhile, friends and colleagues have taken to Facebook to mourn the deceased, with many calling for a solution to the incessant cult killings in the state capital. One Francis Nonso: "My hands keep shaking as i type RIP to you. Awka has done the worst ever. Farewell Senior man. Farewell Fashion lord. Farewell Cubic" "Rest in peace master cubic , Rip sure guy , Rip fashion master. God is about to fight for you.I saw some group of people raising to avenge for you . I saw where Awka is on fire more than the way i...
Singer, Ogene Malaysia allegedly Shot Dead by Unknown Gunmen in Anambra
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Singer, Ogene Malaysia allegedly Shot Dead by Unknown Gunmen in Anambra

A Nigerian singer known as Ogene Malaysia has been reportedly killed by unknown men in Awka, the Anambra state capital. The deceased, real name, Uchenna Odoh Paul, was reportedly shot dead by assailants suspected to be cultists in Amansea area of Awka North Local Government Area of the state on Friday, April 30. Details surrounding the incident are still sketchy at the moment. Meanwhile, friends have taken to Facebook to mourn him. Pasqual Oformata, wrote: "RIP Ogene Malaysia. Awka has turned to something else. Shot dead at Awka" "Uchenna odoh Paul ( Nwanayoeze) A.k.a ( ogene Malaysia) we ur classmates are expecting u on December to our end of the party , uchenna y so soon brother but only God's knows why, UC may ur gentle soul rest in peace" another wrote. "This life...
South Africans Slams Miss South Africa For Talking Pizza While The Country Mourn
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South Africans Slams Miss South Africa For Talking Pizza While The Country Mourn

  The trolling of reigning Miss South Africa, Shudufhadzo Musida, is starting to get worrisome for many as it continuously happens. This time, what triggered the trolling was that she posted an "innocent" tweet about pizza, whilst the timeline is heartbroken over the passing of young Lufuno Mavhungu. The timeline is filled with heartbreaking messages of condolences after the passing of the teenager. Mental health became the topic of focus and people either shared their stories of their own experiences or raised awareness about the illness. As a person who pledged to focus on mental health when she wore the Miss SA crown, many looked towards Shudufhadzo Musida's direction to say a few words about Lufuno. Instead, she posted about pizza and how good it tastes folded. "I beli...
Boris Johnson, Buhari, Biden, Atiku, Others World Leaders Mourn Prince Philip
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Boris Johnson, Buhari, Biden, Atiku, Others World Leaders Mourn Prince Philip

"We remember the Duke ... above all for his steadfast support for Her Majesty the Queen, not just as her consort, by her side, every day of her reign, but as her husband, has strength and stay of more than 70 years. And it is to Her Majesty, and her family, that our nation's thoughts must turn today." "Like the expert carriage driver that he was he helped to steer the royal family and the monarchy so that it remains an institution indisputably vital to the balance and happiness of our national life." - The UK PM, Boris Johnson   GERMAN CHANCELLOR ANGELA MERKEL "The death of Prince Philip fills me with great sorrow. His friendship to Germany, his straightforwardness and his sense of duty will not be forgotten."   Prince Philip’s legacy will live on not on...
Prophet Bushiri’s 8-year-old Daughter Dies after Battle with Lung Infection
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Prophet Bushiri’s 8-year-old Daughter Dies after Battle with Lung Infection

Israella, the 8-year-old daughter of Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) leader Prophet Shepherd Bushiri, has passed away. Israella died in the Intensive Care Unit of a Kenyan hospital in the early hours of Monday morning, March 29, Prophet Bushiri confirmed the sad news in a statement issued through his Facebook page on Monday morning. The embattled prophet had called an emergency prayer meeting on for his daughter saying she had been battling a lung infection for the past few weeks. Police in Malawi recently delayed Isabella seeking medical assistance when they blocked the prophet’s children, cousin Esther Bushiri and mother-in-law Magdalena Zgambo to depart from Kamuzu International Airport in Lilongwe in a private air ambulance. They were later allowed to travel b...
Man Found Dead in Port Harcourt with hands and Feet tied
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Man Found Dead in Port Harcourt with hands and Feet tied

The Rivers State Police Command has recovered the lifeless body of a man suspected to have been murdered by unknown persons. It was gathered that the hands and feet of the man identified as Onyeka Onuorah, were bound and the body tied to a mast belonging to a telecommunications company on Abel Jumbo Street, Mile Two axis of Port Harcourt, the Rivers state capital. Residents of the area discovered the body on Wednesday, March 17 and immediately alerted the police Spokesperson of the command, Nnamdi Omoni, who confirmed the incident to Punch on Wednesday, said that the man might have been murdered. "I can confirm a case of murder reported by the Divisional Police Officer, Azikiwe Police Station this morning where a corpse was seen on Abel Jumbo Street, Mile Two, Diobu, Po...
The Emir of Kagara is Dead
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The Emir of Kagara is Dead

The Emir of Kagara in the Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State, Alhaji Salihu Tanko, has died. Niger state governor, Abubakar Sani- Bello, released a statement on Tuesday, March 2, to mourn him while describing his death as a great shock and a loss to the Kagara Emirate and the North Central state in general. Bello, who is the Chairman of North Central Governors Forum, said: "We have lost a First Class Emir, a member of the State Council of Traditional Rulers, an Octogenarian and an Elder Statesman whose wise counsel has been of immense value to this administration and those before it in the state." Kagara was in the news last month when bandits abducted over 40 students and members of staff of Government Science College, Kagara. The Kagara abductees were later fre...
President Buhari, Ex-VP Atiku, Sanwo-olu, Others Mourn Lateef Jakande
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President Buhari, Ex-VP Atiku, Sanwo-olu, Others Mourn Lateef Jakande

President Muhammadu Buhari believes former Governor of Lagos State, Chief Lateef Jakande, lived for the good of others, state and country, and his legacy of standing for all that was right for humanity would be long remembered. The President, while condoling with family, friends and associates of the elder statesman, affirms that his imprint on the commercial nerve centre of the country, Lagos State, which was the former National capital, will continue to awe and inspire, reminding everyone of the strength of character and sacrifices of the visionary leader. President Buhari notes contributions of the first civilian Governor of Lagos State and former Minister of Works to the growth of democracy and good governance in the country, describing him as a patriot, whose wisdom will run t...
Young Man Shot Dead in Anambra
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Young Man Shot Dead in Anambra

A young man identified as Victor Egbubie aka Cartel has been allegedly shot dead in Onitsha, Anambra state. Details are sketchy, however, it was gathered that the incident happened on Friday, January 29. According to one of the friends, Queen Shantel, he was allegedly killed by vigilantes. Meanwhile, friends have taken to Facebook to mourn the deceased. They kept repeating phrases like "I get no Joy, No joy, blood for blood" . One OGSweetin wrote: "Rip cartel m....Bloodline m.....Blood me personal no say you no get joy for that side you day like this......Victor your death pain me a lot the first time i heard the bad new i think is rumor but i went there and saw it with my two eyes... Blood i have nothing much to say than to pray hard and beast your spirit to concer all...
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President Buhari, Atiku, Saraki, Sanwo-olu, Others Mourn Tony Momoh

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed grief at the passing of his longtime ally, friend, political loyalist and former Minister of Information and Culture, Prince Tony Momoh. Reacting to the passage, President Buhari said Prince Momoh stood with him through thick and thin, adding: “His brand of loyalty is very rare in the politics of today. I will greatly miss him.” The President recalled that as chairman, Media and Publicity of the All Nigeria People's Party (ANPP) Campaign Organisation in the 2003 and 2007 elections as well as Chairman of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), the late Auchi Prince contributed in no small measure to the growth and strengthening of the organizations, leading to the eventual formation of the All Progressives Congress (APC). President Buha...
Kwara’s Pioneer Grand Khadi, Justice Orire is Dead (Age 87)
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Kwara’s Pioneer Grand Khadi, Justice Orire is Dead (Age 87)

Justice Abdkadri Orire, the pioneer Grand Khadi of the Kwara State Sharia Court of Appeal has died at the age of 87. Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq in a condolence message described the late jurist as an exemplary leader who distinguished himself as an erudite legal scholar, researcher, Muslim community leader, and development activist. He commiserated with Mai Martaba the Emir of Ilorin Dr. Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, the Ilorin Emirate Descendants Progressive Union (IEDPU), and the entire state over the death of the Orire who was the Grand Khadi of the Kwara state Sharia Court of Appeal between 1975 and 1999. The statement read;   “Today, our state lost of one of its finest jurists, a founding father, and indeed a national statesman, retired Justice Abdul ...
Life Of Diego Maradona: 1960 – 2020, As Fans Mourn Across The World (Pictures)
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Life Of Diego Maradona: 1960 – 2020, As Fans Mourn Across The World (Pictures)

On the soccer field, he was considered as a genius. Outside, he was a character known practically everywhere, by everybody. Diego Maradona, who died Wednesday of a heart attack at age 60, started his story as a player in the Villa Fiorito neighborhood in Buenos Aires and over the decades he became a soccer great. He debuted with Argentinos Juniors and then jumped to the mythical Boca Juniors, where in 1981 he got his first title as a professional soccer player. Then, it was off to Europe, and his legend began. He won three titles with the Barcelona club, becoming a world soccer figure. But Maradona won a place as one of the all-time greats when he led Argentina to the 1986 World Cup title in Mexico, where he scored one of the most storied goals in soccer history — the “Hand of ...
“Nigeria will not end me”: Twitter users mourn #EndSARS protester, Oke, who was allegedly shot dead in Lagos
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“Nigeria will not end me”: Twitter users mourn #EndSARS protester, Oke, who was allegedly shot dead in Lagos

Nigerian Twitter users have taken to the platform to mourn an EndSARS protester, Oke, who was allegedly killed today, October 21.   Oke, a graduate of the Federal University of Agriculture in Abeokuta, was reportedly shot in the neck three hours after he tweeted "Nigeria will not end me"     His heartbroken girlfriend, Derin, confirmed his death on her page. She shared photos of them posing together and then wrote: "We had forever to go Oke." Nigerians have taken to Twitter to express their sadness over Oke's sudden death. See posts below.  
Kaduna State Declares Public Holiday To Mourn Emir Of Zazzau, Shehu Idris
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Kaduna State Declares Public Holiday To Mourn Emir Of Zazzau, Shehu Idris

The Kaduna State Government has declared Wednesday, September 23, 2020 as public holiday to mourn the late Emir of Zazzau, Alh. (Dr.) Shehu Idris. This was as the Kaduna government announced three days of mourning for the late emir starting from Monday Sept. 21 to Wednesday 23rd Sept. MCI had on Sunday reported the death of the Zazzau emir, at age 84. The monarch spent 45 years on the throne having ascended to the throne in 1975 at the age of 36. In a statement made available Monday, signed by Muyiwa Adekeye, spokesman to the Governor, he said, "residents are to use this period to pray for his gentle soul." "Public offices will open as normal and official functions are expected to continue on Monday and Tuesday, while there will be a public holiday on Wednesday to honour hi...
People Can Mourn Me The Way They Like When I Die – Obasanjo:
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People Can Mourn Me The Way They Like When I Die – Obasanjo:

Former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has responded to the criticisms that have trailed his controversial condolence message on the passing of Buruji Kashamu, a former senator and leader of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ogun State. Mr Obasanjo, in the condolence message, said late Mr Kashamu, who was wanted in the U.S for alleged drug offences, was able to escape justice but could not evade death. “Senator Esho Jinadu (Buruji Kashmu) in his lifetime used the manoeuvre of law and politics to escape from facing justice on alleged criminal offence in Nigeria and outside Nigeria,” Mr Obasanjo said. “But no legal, political, cultural, social or even medical manoeuvre could stop the cold hands of death when the Creator of all of us decides that the time is up. “May All...
Nigerian Man Leaves ”Suicidal Note” on Twitter
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Nigerian Man Leaves ”Suicidal Note” on Twitter

A Nigerian man has left what many has interpreted to be a suicide note. In a Tweet thread which he posted 11 hours ago, @ayofilmworks said he has been depressed since when he was 16 and never spoke to his family members about it because he has seen them dismiss other people's claims of mental illness. Hi, by the time a majority of y'all read this, i'll be dead. i took my life at a gun range. it was swift and virtually painless; aimed right for my medulla. I'm sorry to those who have loved me while i lived, and i wish i had reciprocated your efforts equally. no it wasn't anything spiritual/magical/mystical, and pls don't try to make it out to be. that annoying speculation is literally part of what kept me from seeking help from my own family. everything always boiled down to pr...
Friends Mourn as Woman Named Olamide is Murdered by her Fiancé Chris Ndukwe
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Friends Mourn as Woman Named Olamide is Murdered by her Fiancé Chris Ndukwe

Nigerians are mourning a woman named Olamide, 25, who was killed by her fiancé, after which he committed suicide . LIB reported the incident which took place over the weekend. Twitter users who knew her have now taken to the microblogging platform to mourn her. According to a Twitter user claiming to be a cousin to the deceased, the woman's throat was slit by her fiancé before he committed suicide. @astheliz wrote: "My 25 year old cousin was murdered last night. Her fiance slit her throat and killed himself. I am not okay and i refuse to believe it."   Other Twitter users who knew the deceased have expressed shock over her death.   Adewale Onagbesan, who was working on a project with the deceased and spoke with her a day before she death, wrote: "This...
5-year-old Girl brutally Raped and Murdered in South Africa
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5-year-old Girl brutally Raped and Murdered in South Africa

A five-year-old South African girl was brutally raped and murdered on Sunday, June 21. Twitter user, @SiyaSitemela shared the heartbreaking news as she took to her page to mourn the brutal death of her niece. She wrote: 'My 10 y/o niece was Brutally raped and murdered earlier hrs of today . I just feel numb. RIP Mihle my beautiful angel.'
News of Ibidun Ighodalo’s Death was Really Saddening but I Know She is in a Better Place now – Pastor Adeboye
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News of Ibidun Ighodalo’s Death was Really Saddening but I Know She is in a Better Place now – Pastor Adeboye

Clergyman. Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has joined other Nigerians to mourn Ibidun Ighodalo,  wife of clergyman, Pastor Ituah Ighodalo, who passed away suddenly on Sunday, June 14 in Port Harcourt, Rivers state. In a post shared on his Instagram page in the early hours of Thursday, June 18, the 78-year-old clergyman said he is saddened by Ibidun's demise but knows she is in a better place.''Hearing the news of @ibidunni_ighodalo ‘s demise was really saddening but I know that she is in a better place right now. I pray that the Almighty himself will comfort the family of @pastorituahighodalo in Jesus name.''he wrote Ibidun who ran a successful events management company, Elizabeth R, would have turned 40 in July. She will be laid to rest on Saturday, June 20.  
Sanwo-Olu, Tinubu Mourn Senator Osinowo
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Sanwo-Olu, Tinubu Mourn Senator Osinowo

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has expressed sadness over the sudden death of Senator Sikiru Adebayo Osinowo, representing Lagos East Senatorial District at the Upper Legislative Chamber of the National Assembly, who passed away on Monday morning at the age of 64 after a brief illness. Sanwo-Olu in a condolence message, signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Gboyega Akosile described Senator Osinowo’s death as a rude shock, coming at a time when the State and indeed the entire nation had just started benefiting from his wealth of political and administrative experience. The Governor said Senator Osinowo’s demise had thrown the State into mourning, urging Lagosians, whose interests the late lawmaker represented at the National Assembly to use his death as a reminde...
President Buhari, Oby Ezekwesili, Dele Momodu, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Toke Makinwa, Others Mourn Ibidun Ajayi-Ighodalo
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President Buhari, Oby Ezekwesili, Dele Momodu, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Toke Makinwa, Others Mourn Ibidun Ajayi-Ighodalo

President Buhari has joined other Nigerians to mourn Mrs. Ibidun Ituah-Ighodalo, wife of Pastor Itua Ighodalo of Trinity House, who passed away today June 14. In a statement released by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the President said he shares the pain and sorrow of the family over the sudden death and prays God’s comfort for the entire family, friends, and members of Trinity House. He recalled that Pastor Ighodalo is one person who faithfully prays for the country, and the government, noting that he sent him a personal letter of condolence when his former Chief of Staff, Mallam Abba Kyari, passed away in April. “Please accept my condolence. May God give you the fortitude to bear the loss, and strengthen you at this trying time,” President Buhari s...
BBNaija Star, Khafi’s Brother Shot Dead in London
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BBNaija Star, Khafi’s Brother Shot Dead in London

BBNaija star, Khafi Kareem, is presently mourning the death of her younger brother, Alexander, who was attacked in west London on Monday, June 8. Alexander, 20, was shot close to his family house in Shepherd’s Bush, West London. He was said to have been walking back home from a convenience store when he was shot by a yet-to-be-identified person in the early hours of Monday. Witnesses say he screamed out “help me” as he lay dying in the street at 12.40am. Heroic passers-by tried to give him CPR before paramedics reached the scene but Alexander was pronounced dead a short time after. A post-mortem conducted on him showed he died from gunshot wounds to his chest and abdomen. UK Police are appealing for information about a white Range Rover driven by his killers. Det Chief I...
Popular hair Vendor, Anna of Annishair is Dead
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Popular hair Vendor, Anna of Annishair is Dead

Popular hair vendor, Anna of Annishair, has died. According to reports, Anna died a few days ago from a brief illness. Although the cause of her death is not yet known, her friends who took to social media to mourn her passing, claimed she was poisoned.   See more tributes from her friends below.
Majek Fashek Death: Nigerians Mourn Demise of Music Icon
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Majek Fashek Death: Nigerians Mourn Demise of Music Icon

Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly known as Majek Fashek, died earlier today, and Nigerians have taken to social media to mourn the demise of the reggae music legend. The death of the music star was announced by his manager, Umenka Uzoma Day, who said; “Today been having pressure calls, well it is true that the African No 1 Legendary ICON has gone to be with the LORD his Maker.” “Let celebrate him, his achievements, and his family, whatever decisions made by his immediate family will be notified.” According to The Punch, Majek Fashek died in a hospital in New York on Monday around 5:45pm after a prolonged illness. See some reactions to the news of his death below; @lalaakindoju: I spent a huge part of Saturday mornings as a child dancing and singing to Majek Fashek’s albu...
Nollywood actress Destiny Etiko mourns as she loses dad
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Nollywood actress Destiny Etiko mourns as she loses dad

Nollywood actress, Destiny Etiko recently took to her Instagram page to share the news of the tragic passing of her father. In a recent post on Instagram, she recounted how close she was with him. She described him as a loving man who supported her when she expressed interest in starting an acting career. Etiko who expressed how heartbroken she is by his departure, stated that her heart can never be mended as her father who loved her more than anything in the world, left with a part of her soul. She wrote; @destinyetikoofficial am so pained ? Am so broken ? Am devastated ? It’s as if my life is shattered ? The world is wicked o? I still can’t believe that the man who gave me life is gone ?? Daddy u have always loved and supported me when I told u wat I wanted to take up as...
Actress Nancy Isime Breaks Down As She Mourns The Death Of Her Mother
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Actress Nancy Isime Breaks Down As She Mourns The Death Of Her Mother

There is nothing like getting over the loss of someone close to your heart– even when the person is distant. If the dead happens to be a close relative like a mother, the loss and pain stay fresh always. Actress and Tv host Nancy Esimi is suffering a situation like that today. 24 years ago today, Nancy lost her mother. In an Instagram post, she expressed how much she is grieving. The beauty pageant winner says there is no single day that she does not think of her mother. “Dear Mum, It’s been 24 years since you went on that trip and never came back. People say I was young when you left so I might not remember much, Lol, When the only memories I have of that age are filled with you. It doesn’t even help that I was always with you.” We can only imagine how painful it...
It Took Me Two Days To Grasp Uncle Yomi’s Death – Funlola Aofiyebi
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It Took Me Two Days To Grasp Uncle Yomi’s Death – Funlola Aofiyebi

Nollywood actress Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi has taken to her social media account to mourn veteran actor Yomi Obileye, who passed on recently. Still in the mourning mood, she disclosed that it took her two days to accept that her favourite actor was actually no more. Eulogizing him, she recorded that they both worked together as father and daughter in her first flick entitled Palace. She wrote, My 2nd Daddi!! My friend, my life coach and gist partner. We met and worked together as father and daughter on the set of my first tv soap, ‘Palace’. That was 22 years ago and even after the show ended, it was clear that our bond would last forever! Both our families knew and accepted this. I attended your birthday party and met Mama. You paid visits to my family house, met my father wh...
4 Things You Should Not Say To Your Friend After Break Up
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4 Things You Should Not Say To Your Friend After Break Up

Breakups and letting go of people hurt especially if it is someone you have spent years with. Whether the relationship you were in was toxic or not, letting go of someone you committed to is difficult. As a friend, you will feel sad when you see people who matter to you go through heartbreaks. Even though you might want to see your friend move on quickly, and possibly find someone better, there’s no way you can accelerate the process. There are some things you should avoid saying to your friends when their hearts are broken and below are some: There are so many men out there Even though you might want to see your friend move on quickly, and possibly find someone better, there’s no way you can accelerate the process. Telling her there are plenty of fishes out there is insinuati...
Pregnant Mum of Two Killed in Cooking Gas Explosion in Abuja
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Pregnant Mum of Two Killed in Cooking Gas Explosion in Abuja

A woman identified as Evelyn Chinwendu Ejike (nee Ogechukwu Osita) was killed when a cooking gas exploded in her house in Abuja last week. Details of the incident is still sketchy, however, it was alleged that the deceased who was  pregnant was cooking and using her phone when the gas exploded. The woman suffered 90 per cent burns on her body and died at the hospital where she was receiving treatment. Meanwhile, friends have taken to Facebook to mourn her death . One Ujunwa Joy, wrote: "I still can't believe you are no more. Rip ogechukwu osita" See more posts below...  
Corps Member Dies after Complaining of Stomach Pain
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Corps Member Dies after Complaining of Stomach Pain

A corps member has died hours after complaining of stomach pain. Idemudia Jude, a Batch C Stream A corps member serving in Sokoto state, complained of stomach pain on Monday night, March 9. He was rushed to the hospital but was pronounced dead shortly after. The deceased was a Food Technology graduate of the Federal Polytechnic Offa, Kwara State. Friends and fellow corps members have gone on Facebook to mourn him.
Popular Singer, Ejiro Emokiniovo Dies in Dubai
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Popular Singer, Ejiro Emokiniovo Dies in Dubai

Female lead vocalist of popular singing group, Veentage band, Ejiro Emokinovo, has died. Ejiro passed away in Dubai after an unsuccessful surgery on Thursday March 5th. Ejiro who runs the band with her hubby, Desmond, was in Dubai to perform at the 90th birthday party of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamilia. After the party, she went in for a surgery where she sadly passed away.   Her devasted husband, Desmond, took to Instagram to mourn her death. Sharing photo of a burning candle and a video of one of her performances, he wrote Of a truth, there's no justice in this world.... The worst day of my entire existence... Dear Lord ... You always answer any time we call. Why you chose not to answer yesterday remains a mystery.. ...
Young Man Dies One Day after Starting a Countdown to his Birthday
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Young Man Dies One Day after Starting a Countdown to his Birthday

A young man has died just one day after he took to Facebook to count down to his birthday. Diego Patrick Nnamdi, whose birthday is on March 23, wished himself a happy birthday in advance on Facebook. Unfortunately, he passed on before his birthday.   Friends woke up to the news of his death and they took to Facebook to mourn him. Patrick was buried immediately after his death. Below are tributes from friends.
Wizkid And Davido In Tears As They Mourn American Rapper Pop Smoke
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Wizkid And Davido In Tears As They Mourn American Rapper Pop Smoke

Nigerian superstar singers, Wizkid and Davido had taken to Twitter to mourn the demise of American’s young and coming rapper,Pop smoke. Pop smoke before his death was an upcoming and fast rising American rapper before he was killed in an home invasion inside a multi million dollar home in a prominent Hollywood hills on Wednesday morning, security agencies has revealed that an unknown amount of suspects entered the home and shot a man in his 20’s according to Los Angeles police, the victim was rushed to a nearby hospital and on reaching there he died.
Wizkid, 2baba Mourn Music Legend Victor Olaiya As He Passes On
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Wizkid, 2baba Mourn Music Legend Victor Olaiya As He Passes On

Tributes have began to pour in for Nigerian Music Icon Sir Victor Olaiya who died on Wednesday afternoon. Popular musician, 2face Idibia was one of the first celebrities to publicly react to the death of the talented trumpeter. He revealed how devastated he was when he got the news and sang high praises of the Music Icon Victor Olaiya who had a huge impact in the Nigerian music industry. “Devastated by the news of the passing of Dr. Victor Olaiya – maestro, mentor, legend. Thanks for the beautiful music. Thanks for the inspiration. Blessed for the honour of sharing a mic and stage with you. Rest in peace baba.” Wizkid on the other hand retweeted 2baba’s tweets shortly after he posted it. We take it that his RTs are endorsements. It is also worthy of note that late pa Victor ...
Uche Nnanna Calls out her Colleagues for not Rejoicing with Actress Ibiwari Etuk after she was saved from Kidnappers
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Uche Nnanna Calls out her Colleagues for not Rejoicing with Actress Ibiwari Etuk after she was saved from Kidnappers

Actress Uche Nnanna took to Instagram to call out "Nollywood people" for not rejoicing with actress Ibiwari Etuk who was lucky to escape from the hands of kidnappers after being held hostage for 3 days. Etuk narrated how 4 boys kidnapped her and held her hostage in a bush for 3 days  (6th, 7th and 8th of January 2020) while they waited for her ransom to be paid.     After sharing her story, very few people reacted to it and Uche Nnanna called out her colleagues for it. She said if Etuk had died, they would all put up her photo and mourn her yet they have refused to celebrate her survival. See what she wrote below.
Barack Obama Mourn Over Kobe Bryant Death
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Barack Obama Mourn Over Kobe Bryant Death

Former US President, Barack Obama has joined the rest of the world in mourning the tragic death of Basketball legend, Kobe Bryant and his 13-year old daughter, Gianna. Kobe and Gianna both died in a helicopter crash on Sunday, January 26th 2020. Mourning their demise, Obama wrote, 'Kobe was a legend on the court and just getting started in what would have been just as meaningful a second act. To lose Gianna is even more heartbreaking to us as parents. Michelle and I send love and prayers to Vanessa and the entire Bryant family on an unthinkable day'.
You Will Mourn Soon, Iranian Official Tells Israel, United States
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You Will Mourn Soon, Iranian Official Tells Israel, United States

"The Israelis and Americans have committed a blatant crime at odds with all international regulations and laws and they should rest assured that they will receive a tough response," he promised. Spokesperson for Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps, Brigadier-General Ramezan Sharif, has said the United States and Israel will have their momentary joy turned into mourning over the murder of its commander, General Kaseem Soleimani. Soleimani and an Iraqi ally were struck down at the Baghdad Airport on Thursday. The US say it was a decisive defence action, claiming the IRGC commander was planning attacks on American citizens in Iraq. "Certainly the momentary joy of the Americans and Zionists will not last long and will turn into mourning," Sharif said. "The Israelis and Am...
Nigerians mourn media personality Binta Badmus who died allegedly due to a medical error
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Nigerians mourn media personality Binta Badmus who died allegedly due to a medical error

Media personality, Binta Badmus, has passed on allegedly due to a medical error. Binta worked with Smooth FM as a radio presenter before she moved to Channels TV. Unfortunately, she had an ailment that was not life-threatening and had been going to the hospital to receive treatment before she passed. The exact cause of her death is not known but social media users who are mourning her claim a "hospital mistreated and gave her the wrong injection that froze her into death!" Below are tributes from Nigerians on Twitter and Facebook.      
Oritsefemi Reacts To The Death Of Chi Junglist
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Oritsefemi Reacts To The Death Of Chi Junglist

Oritsefemi has taken to social media to mourn dead his former group singer, Chi Junglist who died after battling with unknown illness. Oristefemi shared his photo and wrote; Brother you tried your best to fight it ...jah knows better ....he’s bigger than everyone and no man can question him May your soul rest in perfect peace brother...
Ex-Super Falcons star, Chi Chi Igbo mourns death of sister by taking down all her Instagram photos
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Ex-Super Falcons star, Chi Chi Igbo mourns death of sister by taking down all her Instagram photos

Ex-Super Falcons star, Chi Chi Igbo is bereaved. The retired female footballer who quit Falcons for a club in Denmark just lost her sister and to mourn her, heartbroken Chi chi took down all her Instagram photos. She has been posting only black images and candle light photos. Taking a bold step by sharing her late sister’s photo, Chi chi wrote; ''sisterless'' with a broken heart emoji.
‘Don’t mourn me!’ Binyavanga’s last message before death
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‘Don’t mourn me!’ Binyavanga’s last message before death

Did Binyavanga predict his death? Last year on January 13, 2018, Binyavanga Wainaina shared a post telling his followers not to mourn him when he’s dead but celebrate his life. The famous Kenyan gay author, in his powerful message, said that he had fulfilled his dreams and was not afraid to die. THE DAY I DID A CEREMONY I HEARD FROM MY SANGOMA TO PUT ME IN TOUCH WITH MY ANCESTORS. I HAD TO BE NEAR A RIVER. I HAD THIS STROKE BECAUSE I DID NOT RECOGNIZE THEM. THEY SAVED MY LIFE BECAUSE THEY HAD MORE FOR ME IN THIS WORLD. I AM VERY HAPPY AND FULFILLED NOW, AND NEARLY HEALED FROM TRAUMA OF NEARLY DYING I DO NOT FEAR DEATH ANYMORE. I JUST HAVE ONE THING TO DO THIS YEAR. IF I DIE ANYTIME AFTER THAT IT IS OKAY. I HAVE ALREADY RECONCILED MYSELF WITH THAT. I WOULD LIKE TO LIVE A LONG LIFE AFT...

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