Tag Archives: Death

Thailand: Rabies death toll rises to 17

Dog with rabies Rabies death toll has risen to 17 in Thailand, the Disease Control Department said on Thursday. According to the department, one more rabies death was confirmed in southern Thailand’s Songkla on Wednesday, putting the total number of

Death Toll Rises In Abia Pipeline Inferno

  The police say more deaths have been recorded following the petroleum pipeline inferno at two villages in Osisioma Ngwa Local Government Area of Abia State. Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Anthony Ogbizi, disclosed this while addressing journalists

Baba Sala’s 9th wife speaks out on his death

Mrs Temitayo Adejumo Mrs Temitayo Adejumo is the 8th or 9th wife of Moses Olaiya Adejumo, alias Baba Sala. She told Gbenro Adesina that Baba Sala is called chairman at home. Despite having many wives and children, she said he

Death toll rises to 24 in Abia pipeline explosion

Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, Governor of Abia State, The death toll from Friday’s oil pipeline explosion in two Abia communities in Osisioma Local Government Area of the state has risen to 24, the Commissioner of Police, Mr Anthony Ogbizi, has said.

Teenager stabs another to death with cobbler’s needle

Ebute Meta Magistrate Court A teenage cobbler, who allegedly stabbed another teenager to death with his needle, was on Friday in Lagos remanded in police custody on the orders of an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court. The 16-year-old boy is

Venezuela involved in opposition politician’s death – U.S

President Nicolas Maduro The White House on Wednesday condemned the death of an opposition politician in Venezuela and accused President Nicolas Maduro’s government of involvement in the death. “The United States condemns the Maduro regime’s involvement in the death of

NASS Adjourns Plenary Over Death Of Serving Lawmaker

The National Assembly on Tuesday adjourned plenary over the death of a serving colleague, Honourable Olufunke Adedoyin of Kwara State. Plenary by both the Senate and House of Representatives was adjourned in line with the practice of the National Assembly

Man stabs brother to death over a girl

Federal High Court An Ikeja High Court on Wednesday sentenced a 28-year-old man, Collins Abakwe, to 10 years in prison for stabbing his younger brother Chibuike Abakwe to death during an argument over a girl. Justice Raliat Adebiyi sentenced the

Anambra Flood: Death toll rises to 4

Flood Mr Arinze Awogu, Chairman, of Ogbaru Local Government Area, on Friday, said death toll in the flood ravaging Obolo village in Ogwuanicha, Anambra, had risen to four. Awogu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the latest was

Caretaker stabs 30-year old man to death in Benin

Babatunde Kokumo, Edo State Commissioner of Police A 30-year-old man, Chinonso Okereke, was allegedly stabbed to death Thursday night at no. 19, Ekiosa St., Benin by his caretaker identified as Osazee, over the use of a bathroom. The News Agency

Birth, death certificates free – Commission

Mr Eze Duruiheoma, Chairman, National Population Commission. The National Population Commission (NPopC) says registration for birth and death certificates are offered free by the commission. The Chairman of NPopC, Chief Eze Duruiheoma, made this known in an interview with the

Buhari Condoles With Plateau State Over Wase’s Death

President Muhammadu Buhari (file)   President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the government and people of Plateau State over the death of Nigeria’s Ambassador to Qatar, Mr Abdullahi Bawa Wase. Ambassador Wase died on Friday night after being ill for a

Train Crushes 52 Cows To Death In Kaduna

A scene of the accident where 52 cows were crushed to death in a Kaduna village on Sunday, September 9, 2018.   52 cows were crushed to death on Sunday by a Kaduna-Abuja bound train. The Kaduna State Police Commissioner,

Father, daughter escape death, as trailer crushes SUV in Benin

Two occupants of a Toyota Highlander SUV, Mr. Fidelis Omoruyi and his daughter simply identified as Omon, cheated death on Wednesday, as an articulated lorry ladden with heavy duty tyres crushed their vehicle. The post Father, daughter escape death, as