Tag Archives: Death

Port Harcourt Building Collapse: Death Toll Rises To 15

More bodies have been recovered from the collapsed seven-storey building in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, bringing the death toll to 15. On Tuesday, November 27, seven persons were brought out dead from the rubbles while 38 others were rescued by

Death Toll In Taraba Boat Accident Rises To Four, Seven Missing

Taraba Boat Mishap   The death toll in the Taraba boat accident that occurred on Thursday night has risen to four with seven people missing. More than 70 persons are believed to have been involved in the accident but the majority

Port Harcourt Building Collapse Death Toll Rises To Seven, 38 Rescued

    Eight persons have now been brought out dead from the rubbles of a seven-story building which collapsed on Friday in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Thirty-eight others were also rescued by emergency workers with some of them seriously injured

Declare National Mourning Over Death Of Soldiers, Ezekwesili Tells FG

The presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Mrs Oby Ezekwesili.   The Presidential Candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Dr Oby Ezekwesili, has asked the Federal Government to declare national mourning over the

Offa Bank Robbery: Adikwu’s Death Cannot Vindicate Saraki – Police

  The Nigeria Police on Thursday said the death of the principal suspect in the Offa bank robbery, Michael Adikwu, cannot vindicate the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki. In a statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood, the evidence

Saraki Questions Death Of Offa Robbery Suspect, Demands Investigation

 Senate President Bukola Saraki has questioned the death of Michael Adikwu, the principal suspect in the deadly bank robbery attacks in Offa, Kwara State, demanding an investigation. Saraki in a statement signed on Wednesday by his Special Adviser on

Offa Bank Robbery: Police Confirm Death Of Principal Suspect, Adikwu

A file photo of the Offa bank robbery suspects   The Kwara State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice Kamaldeen Ajibade has told an Ilorin High Court that the principal suspect in the deadly Offa bank robbery, Michael Adikwu has

Court Remands 19 Persons In Prison Over Army General’s Death

Major General Idris Alkali (file)   The State High Court sitting in Jos has remanded 19 persons in prison custody for their alleged connection with the disappearance and death of retired Major General Idris Alkali, the former Chief of Administration

Police To Arraign 19 Suspects Over Death Of Missing General

File: Major General Idris Alkali (retired)   The Plateau State Police Command says it is set to arraign 19 suspects involved in the disappearance and death of retired Major General Idris Alkali, the immediate past Chief of Administration (Army). Public

Anenih’s Death Is A Huge Vacuum Difficult To Fill – Bayelsa Govt

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson (file)   The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has described the death of the former Minister of Works and Chairman Board of Trustees (BOT), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Tony Anenih, as a huge vacuum that

Anenih: Family formally announces death, as Oshiomhole, Obaseki, Okowa mourn

Chief Tony Anenih Jethro Ibileke/Benin The family of the former Board of Trustees of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Tony Anenih, has formally announced the passing on of the political icon. The announcement was contained in a statement signed

Anenih’s death is a monumental loss – PDP

Chief Tony Anenih The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has described the death of former Board of Trustees (BoT) Chairman of the party and former Minister of Works and Housing, Chief Tony Anenih,  as a monumental loss. A statement issued by

Man remanded for allegedly raping daughter to death

An Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday remanded a 57-year-old man, ‎Daramola Kehinde, in prison for allegedly raping his 16-year-old daughter. Kehinde, of no fixed address, is facing a count charge of rape. The prosecutor, Insp. Johnson Okunade, told the

Ex-CJN Kutigi’s Death, A Colossal Loss – Saraki

Former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Idris Kutigi (file)   The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has described the death of a former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Idris Kutigi, as a colossal loss to Nigeria. Dr Saraki said